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ICP
intracranial pressure
ICU
intensive care unit
ID
infectious disease
I&D
incision and drainage
IDDM
insulin dependent diabetes mellitus
IgE
immunoglobulin E
I&O
intake and output
IM
intramuscular
IMP
impression
INR
international normalized ratio (for anticoagulant monitoring)
ISB
incentive spirometer breathing
IV
intravenous
IVC
inferior vena cava
IVF
intravenous fluids
IVP
intravenouse pyelogram
JCAHO
joint commission on accreditation of health care organizations
JP
jackson pratt
JVD
jugular vein distention
K
potassium
kcal
kilocalorie
KCL
potassium chloride
kg
kilogram
KUB
kidney, ureter, bladder
KVO
keep vein open
(L)
left
L
liter
L1 to L5
lumbar vertebrae, one to five
Lat.
lateral
LBBB
leftt bundle branch block
L&D
labor and delivery
LDL
low density lipoprotein
LE
lower extremity
LLL
left lower lobe
LLQ
lower left quadrant
LMP
last mentrual period
LOS
length of stay
LP
lumbar puncture
LPN?LVN
licensed practical/vocational nurse
LR
lactated ringers
LUL
left upper lobe
LUQ
left upper quandrant
LV
left ventricle
LVEF
left ventricle ejection fraction