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ABG
Arterial Blood Gas
Bx
Biopsy
c/o
Complains of
CC
Chief Complaint
CHD
Coronary Heart Disease
CHF
Congestive Heart Failure
CLD
Chronic Liver Disease
COD
Condition of Discharge
COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CP
Chest Pain, Cerebral Palsy
CRF
Chronic Renal Failure
CT
Chemotherapy
CT Scan
Computed Tomography
Cx
Chest X-ray
D/C
Discontinue/Discharge
DC
Dressing Change
D/W
Dextros & Water
DD
Discharge Diagnosis
DNR
Do Not Resuscitate
DOA
Dead on Arrival
DOB
Date of Birth
Dx
Diagnosis
ECF
Extended Care Facility
ED
Emergency Department
EKG
Electrocardiogram
EMT
Emergency Medical Technician
ENT
Ear, Nose & Throat
ESRD
End-State Renal Disease
FBS
Fasting Blood Sugar
Fx
Fracture
FU
Follow-up Visit
Gerd
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
GI
Gastrointestinal
GP
General Practitioner
GYN ck
Gynological check
H&P
History & Physical
HA
Headache
h/o
History of
Hb
Hemoglobin
HBV
Hepatitis B Virus
HIPPA
Health Insurance Portability & Accountabilty Act of 1996
HIV
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
HRT
Hormone Replacement Therapy
HSV
Herpes Simplex Virus
Hx
History
I&D
Incision and Drainage
ID
Infectious Disease
inf
Infection
flu syn
Influenza syndrome
lac
Laceration
LBP
Lower Back Pain
PC
Pregnancy Confirm
PRN
Whenever Necessary
ROM
Range of Motion
S&S
Signs and Symptoms
SR
Suture Removal
STAT
Immediately
Tx
Treatment
WT
Weight
X
Times
HPI
History of Present Illness
ht
Height
HTN
Hypertension
I&O
Input & Output
KUB
Kidney, Ureter & Bladder
LB
Large Bowel
LOC
Loss of Consciousness
LOS
Length of Stay
LTC
Long Term Care
MI
Myocardial Infarction
NKA
No Known Allergies
PE
Physical Examination;
Pulmonary Embolism
p.o.
By Mouth
p.r.n.
as required
PTA
Prior to Admission
Px
Prognosis
RDS
Respiratory Distress Syndrom
R/O
Rule Out
ROS
Review of Symptoms
RT
Radiation Therapy, Right
Rx
Prescription; Treatment; Therapy
SARS
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrom
SC
Subcutaneous
SOB
Shortness of Breath
Sx
Symptoms
Sz
Seizure
t.i.d.
Three Times Daily
UA
Urinalysis
UTI
Urinary Tract Infection