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Final Term Abbreviations

ACTH Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
ADH Antidiuretic Hormone
AIDS Acquired immune deficiency syndrome
ASAP As Soon As Possible
BaE Barium
BM Bowel Movement
CAD Coronary Artery Disease
CBC Complete Blood Count
CHF Congestive Heart Failure
COPD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
CSF Cerebrospinal Fluid
CT Computed Tomography
CVA Cerebrovascular Accident
D Dilatation & Curettage
ECG Electrocariogram
ect/o Outside, outward
EEG Electroencephalography
ER Emergancy Room
FSH Follicle-Stimulating Hormone
Fx Fracture
GI Gastrointestinal
GP General Practitioner
Hbg Hemoglobin
HEENT Head, Ears, Eyes, Nose & Throat
Hx History
ICU Intesive Care Unit
IDDM Insulin-Dependent Diabtetes Mellitus
KUB Kidney, Ureter, Bladder
mmHg millimeters of mercury
MRI Magnetic Resonance Imaging
MS Mutiple Sclerosis
NIDDM Non-insulin-dependent Diabtetes Mellitus
NPO Nothing by mouth
NSAIDS Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory Drugs
OB-GYN Obstetrics & Gynaecology
OD Overdose, Right Eye
PERRLA Pupils equal, round & reactive to light & accommodation
PAP Papanicolaou (test)
pt. Patient
R/O Rule Out
MI Myocardial Infarction
RA Rheumatoid Arthritis
RBC Red Blood Count, Red Blood Cells
ROM Range Of Motion
RUQ Right Upper Quadrant
SOB Shortness Of Breath
STAT Immediatly
STD Sexually Transmitted Disease
T Tonsillectomy & Adenoidectomy
TB Tuberculosis
TIA Transient Ischemic Attack
TSH Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone
TURP Transuretheral Resection of the prostate
UA Urinalysis
URI Upper Respiratory Infection
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