Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

300-68wM6 Med Terms

68wM6 medical terms abbreviations.

QuestionAnswer
ABD abdomen
ABG ARTERIAL BLOOD GAS
AD RIGHT EAR
ADL ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING
AMA AGAINST MEDICAL ADVISE
AMB AMBULATE
ASAP AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
AD LIB AS DESIRED
OD RIGHT EYE
OS LEFT EYE
OU BOTH EYES; EACH EYE
SX SYMPTOMS
STAT IMMEDIATELY
RUQ RIGHT UPPER QUADRANT
LLQ LEFT LOWER QUADRANT
VS VITAL SIGNS
AS LEFT EAR
BM BOWEL MOVEMENT
B/P BLOOD PRESSURE
BRP BATHROOM PRIVILEGES
BX BIOPSY
C/O COMPLAINT OF
CSF CEREBRAL SPINAL FLUID
CXR CHEST X-RAY
D/C DISCONTINUE
DSG DRESSING
DX DIAGNOSIS
ECG ELECTROCARIOGRAM
EEG ELECTROENCEPHALGRAM
ER EMERGENCY ROOM
ETOH ALCOHOL
EVAC EVACUATION
FX FRACTURE
FROM FULL RANGE OF MOTION
HOB HEAD OF BED
HX HISTORY
ICU INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
I INTAKE AND OUTPUT
lab LABORATORY
LAT LATERAL
LLE LOWER LEFT EXTREMITY
LLL LOWER LEFT LOBE
LMP LAST MENSTRUAL PERIOD
LP LUMBAR PUNCTURE
LUE LEFT UPPER EXTERMITY
LUL LEFT UPPER LOBE
meds MEDICINE
neg NEGATIVE
NG NASOGASTRIC
NKA NO KNOWN ALLEGRGIES
NPO NOTHING BY MOUTH
N/V NAUSEA AND VOMITING
OR OPERATING ROOM
OT OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
P PULSE
PERLA PUPILS EQUAL REACTIVE TO LIGHT AND ACCOMMODATION
POS POSITIVE
PT PHYSICAL THERAPY
PULHES PHYSICAL CAPACITY; UPPER EXTREMITIES; LOWER EXTREMITIES; HEARING AND EARS; EYES; PSYCHIATRIC
R/O RULE OUT
ROM RANGE OF MOTION
RUE RIGHT UPPER EXTREMITY
RUL RIGHT UPPER LOBE
SOB SHORTNESS OF BREATH
S/P STATUS POST
W/C WHEELCHAIR
WNL WITHIN NORMAL LIMITS
WDWN WELL DEVELOPED WELL NOURISHED
qd EVERYDAY
qod EVERY OTHER DAY
qHS AT BEDTIME
ac before meals
pc after meals
prn as needed
bid twice a day
tid three times a day
qid four times a day
q#h every (subsitute number) hours
CAD COROMARY ARTERY DISEASE
CHF CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE
COPD CHRONIC OBSTUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
CVA CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT
GSW GUN SHOT WOUND
MI MYCARDIAL INFARCTION
MS MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
PID PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE
PNA PNEUMONIA
TB TUBERCULOSIS
URI UPPER RESPIRATORY INFECTION
UTI URINARY TRACT INFECTION
kg kilogram
gm gram
mg milligram
mcg microgram
gr grain
L liter
ml milliliter
tbsp tablespoon
gtt drops
oz ounce
tab(s) tablet(s)
cap(s) capsule(s)
amp ampule
CBC complete blood count
BUN blood urea nitrogen
ABG arterial blood gas
FBS fasting blood sugar
Hgb hemoglobin
Hct Hemtocrit
UA urinalysis
c with
s without
Created by: epowells
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards