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ADA
American Dietetic Association
ADL
activities of daily living
AMA
against medical advice
ASA
Acetylsalicylic acid
AVM
arteriovenous malformation
CLL
chronic lymphocytic leukemia
CPAP
continuous positive airway pressure
CPR
cardiopulmonary resuscitation
DC
discharge or discontinue
DNR
DO NOT RESUSCITATE
DT
delirium tremens
DOB
date of birth
ESWL
extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy
GE
gastroesophageal
HCTZ
hydrochlorothiazide
H&P
history and physical
HPI
history of present illness
IOL
intraocular lens
ITP
idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
LLL
left lower lobe
LOC
loss of consciousness
MDI
metered dose inhaler
NKDA
no known drug allergies
NPO
nothing by mouth
Phen-fen
Phentermine and fenfluramine
PND
paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea
subq
subcutaneous (subcutaneously)
SOB
shortness of breath
TPN
total parenteral nutrition