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AML
Acute Myelogenous (Myeloid) Leukemia
APTT
Activated partial thromboplastin time
ARDS
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
ASCVD
Arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease
ASHD
Arteriosclerotic heart disease
BLE
Bilateral lower extremities
BMD
Bone Mineral Density
BMI
Body Mass Index
BMP
Basic Metabolic Panel
BMT
Bone Marrow Transplant
BNP
Brain or B-type Natriuretic Peptide
BPH
Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
BUN
Blood urea nitrogen
CA or Ca
Cancer/carcinoma
CABG
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
CAP
Community Acquired Pneumonia
CAPD
Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis
CHD
Coronary Heart Disease
CKD
Chronic Kidney Disease
CLL
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
CML
Chronic Myelogenous (Myeloid) Leukemia
CMP
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
CMV
Cytomegalovirus
COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CPAP
Continuous positive airway pressure
CPR
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CRP
C-reactive protein
CTA
Clear to auscultation
CVA
Cerebrovascular accident
cysto
Cystoscopy
DEXA or DXA
Dual energy X-ray absorptometry
diff.
Differential blood count
DI
Drug Information or Diabetes Insipidus (check context)
DJD
Degenerative joint disease
DKA
Diabetic ketoacidosis
DNR
Do not resuscitate
DOA
Dead on Arrival
DOC
Drug of Choice
DOT
Directly Observed Treatment
D.P.M.
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
DRE
Digital Rectal Exam
DRG
Diagnosis Related Groups
DTs
Delirium Tremors (Tremens)
DTRs
Deep Tendon reflexes
DVT
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Echo
Echocardiogram
ECT
Electroconvulsive Therapy
EEG
Electroencephalogram
Endo
Endocrinology findings OR Endoscopy (check context)
EMG
Electromyogram
ENT
Ears, Nose and Throat
ET
Endotracheal
EF
Ejection Fraction
EGD
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
EKG or ECG
Electrocardiogram
EOMI
Extraocular Movement Intact
EPO
Erythropoetin
EPS
Electrophysiology or Extrapyramidal symptoms
EPSE
Extrapyramidal Side Effects
ESR
Erythrocyte sedimentation rate
ESRD
End Stage Renal Disease