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AMB
ambulatory
BRP
bathroom privileges
CBR
complete bed rest
OOB
out of bed
up ad lib
up as desired
abd
abdomen
BP
blood pressure
bx
biopsy
C
celcius
c/o
complains of
CTA
clear to ausculation
dx
diagnoses
F
fahrenheit
FUO
fever of unknown origin
GI
gastrointestinal
GU
genitourinary
H/A
headache
h/o
history of
HPI
history of present illness
Imp
impressions
lt of L
left
MAE
moves all extremities
NAD
no apparent distress
NKA
no known allegergies
N/v
nausea and vomiting
neg
negative
P
pulse
PE
physical examination
PMH
past medical history
R
respirations
r/o
rule out
ROS
review of systems
rt or R
right
SOB
short of breath
sx
symptoms
T
temp
ASCVD
aterioschlerotic cardiovascular disease
ASHD
aterioschlerotic heart disease
ca
cancer
BPH
benign prostatic hypertrophy
CAD
coronary artery disease
CHF
congestive heart failure
COPD
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CVA
cerebrovascular accident
DM
diabetes mellitus
HTN
hypertension
MI
myocardial infarction
BE
barium enema
lytes
electrolytes
UA
urinalysis
UGI
upper GI
-
a
before
ad lib
as desired
AMA
against medical advise
BSD
bedside drainage
-
c
with
dc
discontine
Dsg
dressing
FOB
foot of bed
fx
fracture
GHWT
good handwashing technique
HOB
head of bed
hs
hours of sleep
hx
history
KVO
keep vein open
noc
night
-
p
after
pt
patient
q
every
ROM
range of motion
rx
treatment
-
s
without
s/p
status post
TF
tube feeding
TPR
temp
pulse
resp
TURP
transurethral resection of prostate
tx
treatment
VS
vital signs
WA
while awake
x
times