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Med Abbrev NTK 2018

Exploring Med Abbrev

oz ounces
a.m. morning
ASAP as soon as possible
bid twice a day
BM bowel movement
BS blood sugar
Bx biopsy
CBR complete bed rest
cc cubic centimeter
c with
CNS central nervous system
CSF cerebral spinal fluid
GTT Glucose Tolerance Test
DNR do not resuscitate
ECG electrocardiogram
EMT emergency medical technician
ER emergency room
FBS fasting blood sugar
H&P history & physical
HS hour of sleep
Hx history
I&O intake & output
ICU intensive care unit
IM intramuscular
L&D labor & delivery
LPN Licensed Practical Nurse
MA medical assistant
mg milligram
NVD nausea vomiting diarrhea
O2 oxygen
OR operating room
PM evening
Pt patient
PT physical therapy
c/o complaining of
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
DEA drug enforcement agency
DOB date of birth
dx diagnosis
ht height
I&D incision & drainage
NPO nothing by mouth (per oral)
OT occupational therapy
peds pediatrics
pre-op before operation
post-op after operation
MD medical doctor
BP blood pressure
PA physician assistant
DO doctor of osteopathy
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Created by: croziert