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ch3 abbreviations

Exploring Medical Language 8th edition ch3 abbreviations(N. D.'s class)

< less than
> greater than
abn abnormal
abd abdomen
AP anteroposterior
CXR chest x-ray
L left
LT left
LAT lateral
LLQ left lower quadrant
LUQ left upper quadrant
PA posteroanterior
R right
RT right
RLQ right lower quadrant
RUQ right upper quadrant
trans transverse
HPI history of present illness
postop postoperative
preop preoperative
prep prepare for
S/P status post
s/p status post
Gm gram
gm gram
mg milligram
Created by: skopetsky