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final term & abbrev

STD sexually transmitted disease
CHF congestive herat failure
TPR temperature, pulse, respiration
MDI metered dose inhaler
MVP mitral valve prolapse
P pulse
EOM extrocular movement
AC air conduction
BC bone conduction
ANS autonomic nervous system
CSN central nervous system
BEAM brain electrical activity mapping
ENT ears, nose, throat
CVA cerebrovascular accident
CSF verebrspinal fluid
CP cerebral palsy
CK conductive keratoplasty
ARMD age-related mascular degeneration
Em. emmetropia
AD Alzheimer's disease
CVD cerebrovascular disease
Acc. accommadation
Ast. astigmatism
AU both ears
AS left ear
ADHD attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
EEG electroencephalography
ALS amyotropic lateral sclerosis
D diopter
HNP herniated nucleus pulposus
AD right ear
C1 first cervical vertebra
IOL intraocular lens
LASIK laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis
MS muliple sclerosis
LOC loss of consciousness
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
ICP intracranial pressure
NIHL noise induced hearing loss
NCV nerve conduction velocity
MEG magnetoencephalography
IOP intraocular pressure
LP lumbar puncture
MRA magnetic resonance angiogram
OM otitis media
SNS sympathetic nervous system
PE physical examination
XT exotropia
URI upper respiratory infection
OS left eye
OU both eyes
ST esotropia
VF visual field
T4 thoracic vertebra
TIA transient ischemic attack
PET position emission tomography
OD right eye
PERRLA pupils equal, round and reactive to light and accommodation
VA visual acuity
PNS peripheral nervous system
RK radial keratomy
SICS small incision cataract surgery
SLE slit lamp examination
GC gonococcus
HCG human chorionic gonadotropin
FSH follicle stimulation hormone
LBW low birth weight
FH family history
HD hemodialysis
IUD intrauterine device
FECG fetal electrocardiogram
G gravida
HRT hormone replacement therapy
ESRD end-stage renal disease
LH luteinizing hormone
HSV herpes simplex virus
AI artifical insemination
ATN acute tubular necrosis
ARF acute renal failure
BUN blood urea nitrogen
DRE digital rectal examination
BNO bladder neck obstruction
CT computed tomography
EBR externa beam radiation
pH symbol of degree of acidity
AB antibodies
UA urinalysis
PMP previous menstrual period
RP retrograde pyelography
RSO right salpingo-oophorectomy
UTI urinary tract infection
PSA prostate specific antigen
TVH total vaginal hysterectomy
TSE testicular self examination
KUB kidneys, ureters, bladder
TURP transurethral resection of the prostate
Na sodium
OCP's oral contraceptive pills
IVP intravenous pyelography
FHT fetal heart tone
LSO left salpingo-oophorectomy
Gyn Gynecology
FTND full term normal delivery
GU genitourinary
EU excretory urography
K potassium
LMP last menstrual period
NB newborn
Dx diagnosis
FHR fetal heart tone
AGN acute glomerulonephritis
D dilationa nd curettage
Dc discharge
BPH benign prostatic hyperplasia
DUB dysfunctional uterine bleeding
cath. catheterization
C culture and sensitivity
CA cancer
CWP child birth without pain
CPD cephalopelvic disproportion
VD veneral disease
ED erectile dysfunction
C-section cesarean section
PMS premenstrual syndrome
PCNL percutaneous nephrolithotomy
PKD polycystic kidney disease
VCUG voiding cystourethrography
HTN hypertension
HSG hysterosalpingography
EMG electromyogram
IUGR intrauterine growth rate
IVF-ET in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer
BSE breast self exam
cysto. cystoscopy
CVS chorionic villus sampling
EBT external beam therapy
VUR vesicoureteral reflux
UC uterine contractions
TRAM transverse rectus abdominis muscle
r/o rule out
OB Obstetrics
Para 1, 2, 3 & so on number of viable births
TAH total abdominal hysterectomy
PID pelvic inflammatory disease
Pap papanicolaou smear
MH marital history
STI sexually transmitted infection
XY male sex chromosome
TSS toxic shock syndrome
XX female sex chromosome
AVM's ateriovenous malformations
CAT scan computed axial tomography
EMG electromyography
VLDL very low density lipoprotein
Plt. platelet
DOB date of birth
A/G albumin-globulin ratio
sed. sedimentation
IMP impression
fove/o pit
gyr/o turning, folding
home- same
ir/o iris
irit/o iris
juxta- beside
lute/o yellow
lacti- milk
mon/o one
nyct/o night
ov/o egg
-ology scientific study of
plex/o network
pituit/o pituitary
pineal/o pineal gland
-tropic stimulating
tars/o edge
septic/o poison
septi/o seven
sympath/o sympathetic nerve
strab/o squint eyed
sulc/o groove
pneu- lungs and air
pinn/o external ear
olfact/o sense of smell
Created by: squeekers