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ch8 abbreviations

Exploring Medical Language 8th edition ch8 abbrevations(N. D.'s class)

F female
GYN gynecology or gynecologist
BSO bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
D & C dilation and curettage
TAH total abdominal hysterectomy
TAHBSO total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
ERT estrogen replacement therapy
HCG pregnancy test
HRT hormone replacement therapy
Pap pap smear
SBE self breast examination
PID pelvic inflammatory disease
PMS premenstrual syndrome
IUD intrauterine device
OC birth control pill
HUC health unit coordinator
LPN licensed practical nurse
MA medical assistant
CMA certified medical assistant
MD medical doctor
NP nurse practitioner
PA physician assistant
RN registered nurse
ST surgical technician
CST certified surgical technician
Created by: skopetsky