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Medical Terminology

Abbreviations and Acronyms of the Digestive System

B M I body mass index
C O L colonoscopy
E G D esophagogastroduodenoscopy
G E R D gastroesophageal reflux disease
G I gastrointestinal
I H inguinal hernia
I B D inflammatory bowel disease
I B S irritable bowel syndrome
N G tube nasogastric tube
P U D peptic ulcer disease
T P N total parenteral nutrition
U C ulcerative colitis
R D registered dietician
A N U G acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
C D Crohn's disease
N A F L D Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
N A S H nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
C T computed tomography
I V intravenous
O R T oral rehydration therapy
L A G B Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
T M J temporomandibular joint
D D S Doctor of Dental Surgery
D M D Doctor of Dental Medicine
B M bowel movement
E o E eosinophilic esophagitis
O & P ova and parasites
Created by: ainnes



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