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Medical Abbrev. WYP

What's Your Problem

A1C A blood test. It measures your average blood glucose, or blood sugar level over the past 3 months.
AOB Alcohol on Breath
ASA Aspirin
BGL Blood glucose level
BKA Below the knee amputation
BM Bowel movement
B/P Blood pressure
BS Breath sounds
c (with line over it) With
CAD Coronary Artery Disease
c/o Complains of
CPOD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
CVA Cerebrovascular Accident (stroke)
DOA Dead on Arrival
EKG Electrocardiogram
FHR Fetal Heart Rate
H/A Headache
h/o History of
HR Heart rate
HRST Heat/Redness/Swelling/Tenderness
L&D Labor and Delivery
LE Lower extremity
LLQ Lower Left Quadrant
LOC Loss of Consciousness
MI Myocardial Infarction
MVA Motor Vehicle Accident
NBS Normal bowel sounds
N/C Nasal cannula
n&v Nausea and vomiting
p (with line over it) After
PCP Primary Care Physician
pt Patient
px Physical exam
R/O Rule out
RST Rapid Strep Test
SOB Shortness of breath
TPR Temperature/Pulse/Respirations
UC Uterine contractions
WNL Within normal limts
Created by: cmerrigan