Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Medical Abbreviation

Appendix B 10/31/2019

ADB, abd Abdomen
BKA Below-the-knee Amputation
CBT Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
DS Discharge Summary
ELISA Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
FBS Fasting Blood Sugar
G/TPAL (See G and TPAL) Gravida; Gauge -(of a needle) Term Newborns, Premature Newborns, Abortions, Living Children
HBV Hepatitis B virus
IBS Irritable Bowel Syndrome
JAMA Journal of the American medical Association
KUB Kidneys, Ureters, Bladder
LASIK Laser-Assisted in situ Keratomileusis
MI Myocardial Infarction; Mitral Insufficiency; Metabolic Index; Mental Illness
NB Newborn
OB/GYN Obstetrics and Gynecology
PCP Phencyclidine ("Angel Dust," a street drug); Primary Care Physician
QD Everyday
RA Rheumatoid Arthritis; Right Atrium; Room Air
SARS Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
T & A Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy
TAT Thematic Apperception test
UVB Ultraviolet Light B
V Fib ` Ventricular Fibrillation
WHO World Health Organization
ZPG Zero Population Growth
Created by: madison.obi