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AA
Of Each
AAOX3
Awake, Alert, Oriented Times Three
abd
Abdomen
ABG
Arterial Blood Gas
ac
Before Meals
AD
Right Ear
ADA
American Diabetic Association
ADL
Activities of Daily Living
adm
Admission
AEB
As Evidenced By
agit
Shake/Stir
AKA
Above Knee Amputation
alb
Albumin
AM
Morning
amb
Ambulatory
amt
Amount
ant
Anterior
approx
Approximately
aq
Water
AS
Left Ear
AV
Both Ears
BCL
Blood Concentration Level
bid
Twice Daily
BK
Below Knee
BLBS
Bilateral Breath Sounds
BM
Bowel Movement
BP
Blood Pressure
BR
Bedrest
BRP
Bathroom Priveleges
BS
Bowel Sounds or Blood Sugar
BV
Blurred Vision
c
With
C
Centigrade
CA+
Calcium
CA
Cancer
CAD
Coronary Artery Disease
cap
Capsule
CB
Caesarean Birth
CBC
Complete Blood Count
CBC c CDIFF
Complete Blood Count With Differential
CBI
Continuous Bladder Irrigation
CBR
Complete Bed Rest
cc
Cubic Centimeter (milliliter)
CCU
Cardiac Care Unit
CHF
Congestive Heart Failure
CHI
Closed Head Injury
CLA
Clear to Auscultation
cm
Centimeter
c/o
Complains Of
CO2
Carbon Dioxide
comp
Compound
COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CR
Creatinine
C&S
Culture and Sensitivity
CT
Chest Tube or Cat Scan
CVA
Cerebrovascular Accident
CVC
Central Venous Catheter
CVL/P
Central Venous Line/Pressure
CXR
Chest X-ray
DAT
Diet as Tolerated
dc
Discontinue
diab
Diabetic
dil
Dilute
disp
Dispense
DJD
Degenerative Joint Disease
DNR
Do Not Resuscitate
DOE
Dyspnea of Exertion
dx
Diagnosis
EBL
Estimated Blood Loss
EC
Enteric Coated
ECG/EKG
Electro Cardio Gram
ED
Emergency Department
EENT
Eye Ear Nose Throat
elix
Elixir
et
And
et
And
ext
Extract or Extremity
F
Farenheit
FBS
Fasting Blood Sugar
Fe
Iron
FHT
Fetal Heart Tones
fl
Fluid
FVD
Fluid Volume Deficit
FVE
Fluid Volume Excess
g
Gram
GI
Gastrointestinal
GP
General Practiotioner
gr
Grain
gv
Gravida
gtt
Drops
h
Hour
Hct
Hematocrit
Hg
Mercury
Hgb
Hemoglobin
H&H
Hemoglobin and Hematocrit
h/o
History Of
H20
Water
HOB
Head of Bed
hs
Bedtime
HTN
Hypertension
Hx
History
OR
Operating Room
OS
Left Eye
OT
Occupational Therapy
OU
Both Eyes
P
Pulse
PACU
Post Anesthesia Care Unit
pc
After Meals
PCA
Patient Control Anesthesia
PCN
Penicillin
ICU
Intensive Care Unit
ID
Intradermal
I&D
Incision and Drainage
IDDM
Insulin Dependant Diabetes Mellitus
IM
Intramuscular
INT
Intermittent Infusion Cap
I&O
Input and Output
irrig
Irrigate
IV
Intravenous
IVDA
Intravenous Drug Abuser