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Clinical Abbrev

Clinical abbreviations in Anatomy/Physiology

abd abdomen
AE above elbow
ant anterior
BK below knee
BP blood pressure
c centigrade, Celsius
c, cm centimeter
cib food
DOB date of birth
Dx diagnosis
ENT ear, nose, throat
F Fahrenheit
H&P history and physical
Lac laceration
N/C no complaints
bid twice per day
cap capsule
g gram
gtts drops
kg kilogram
mcg microgram
mg milligram
ml milliliter
ng nanogram
prn as needed
q every
soln solution
susp suspension
tab tablet
tid 3 times per day
ilium a pelvic bone
ileum portion of small intestine
arthritis inflammation of joint
arteritis inflammation of an artery
adduct to lead toward midline
abduct to lead away from midline
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