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hemato
blood
encephalo
brain
cephalo
head
emesis
vomiting
thoraco
thorax
spleno
spleen
cardio
heart
itis
inflammation
abdomino
abdomen
megaly
enlargement
hyper
excessive
adreno
adrenal glands
medio
middle
glyco
sugar
lacto
milk
ic
pertaining to
chemo
chemical
ology
the study of
mono
one
osis
abnormal condition
ologist
one who studies
peri
around
abbr
abbreviation
scopy
visual examination
phono
speech
RN
registered nurse
q
every
noct
night
d
day
q 4 h
every four hours
ebv
epstein barr virus
cryo
cold
pyro
fire
thermo
heat
p.r.n
as needed
TSH
thyroid stimualting hormone
CBC
complete blood count
esp
especially
ectomy
removal
Sids
Sudden infant death syndrome
FESS
fuctional endoscopic sinus surgery
lar
larynx
LRT
lower respiratory tract
HVT
hyperventilation
n.p.o
nothing by mouth
SARS`
severe accute respiratory syndrome
SAS
sleep apnea syndrome
trach
trachea
TB
tuberculosis
ILD
interstitial lung disease
PN
pneumonia
PD
postural drainage
bronch
bronchoscopy
tympano
eardrum
oto
ear
bse
breast self exam
CVA
cardiovascular accident
rrhea
abnormal flow or discharge
BR
bronchitis
ARDS
accute respiratory distress syndrome
AA
asthma asthmatic
mdtb
multidrug respiratory tuberculosis
CWP
coalworkers pneumonoconiosis
csb
cheyenne stokes breathing
CF
cystic fibrosis
AMA
american medical association
adeno
gland
MT
medical transcriptionist
URT
upper respiratory tract
ETI
endotracheal intubation
EMP
emphysema
AIDS
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
STD
sexually transmitted disease
DNR
do not resusitate
ER
emergency room
IC
intense of care
icu
intense of care unit
stat
quickly
DOB
date of birth
DOA
dead on arrival
BD
bronchodilator
NP
nasopharynx
OR
operating room
cath
catheteterize
OP
oropharynx
pft
pulmonary function test
r
respiration
rf
respiratory failure
PPD
purified protien derivitive
diph
diphtheria
onco
tumor
AG
antigen
a
anaphylaxis
HEENT
head eyes ears nose and throat
DCIS
ductal carcinoma in situ
IM
infectious mononucleosis
D&C
dilation and curettage
IT
immunotherapy
met
metastasize
CIS
carcinoma in situ
rick
ricketsia
ca
carcinoma
HZ
herpes zoaster
HIV
human immunodeficiency virus
WNL
within normal limits
SOB
shortness of breath
dtr
deep tendon release
EEG
electro encephalogram
EKG
electrocardiogram
CTS
carpal tunnel syndrome
ophthalmo
eye
CPR
cardiopulmonary resusitation
GB
gallbladder
anung
acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
AN
anorexia nervosa
BE
barium enema
BIL
bilirubin
BMI
body mass index
CCE
cholecystectomy
CIRR
cirrhosis
CRC
colorectal carcinoma
cd
crohns disease
EV
esophageal varices
EGD
esophagogastroduodenoscopy
fobt
fecal occult blood test
GE
gastroenteritis
GERD
gastroesophageal reflux disease
G
gingiva glycogen
IBD
inflammatory bowel disease
IBS
irritable bowel syndrome
ICS
ileocecal sphincter
IH
inguinal hernia
io
intestinal obstruction
j
jaundice
MO
morbid obesity
O&p
ova and parasites
HSV-1
oral herpes simplex virus type 1
ORT
oral rehydration therapy
PU
peptic ulcers
Sal
salmonella
TMD
temporaromandibular disorders
UC
ulceritive colitis
CT
computed tomography
EMG
electromyogram
anat
anatomy
ABG
arterial brood gas
AC
before eating
AV
arteriovenous
x
xerophthalmia
AMD
age related muscular degeneration
as
astigmatism
CAT
catoract
STRAB
strabismus
OXT
oxytocin
OGTT
oral glucose tolerence test
ACTH
adrenocorticotropic hormone
retino
retina
ADD
atention deficit disorder
ADHD
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
TM
tympanic membrane
Rom
range of motion
Rx
perscription
Bx
biopsy
Hx
history
PT
physical therapy
OT
occupational therapy
zyg
zygote
VD
venereal disease
VAS
vasectomy
Trich
trichomonas
PDR
physicians desk reference
osteo
bone
arthro
joint
DSA
digital subtraction angiography
AKA
above knee amputation
HGA
Hemoglobin A
SLR
Straight leg raising
PP
after meals
DIC
diseminated intravascular coagulation
IVC
intravenous choleangiogram
AFO
ankle foot orthosis
acc
accident
wbc
white blood cell
q d
every day
vs
vital signs
MA
mental age
IC
irratable colon
dx
diagnosis
ADH
antidiuretic hormone
OCD
obsessive compulsive disorder
OB
obstetrics
adm
administration
q.I.D
four times a day
T I d
three times a day
electro
electric
b i d
two times a day
cc
cubic centimeters
mg
milligrams
NKA
no known allergies
WHO
world health organization
ab
antibody
abn
abnormal
abs
absent
rbc
red blood cell
otc
over the counter
hippa
health insurance portability privicy accountability act
TPR
temperature pulse respiration
hm
hectometer
MAO
manoamine oxidase
mcl
modified chest lead
USD
united states dispenstory
readm
readmission
R&R
rate and rythm
MTZ
methotrexate
lb
low back
lvs
left ventricular stain
mC
microgram
md
medical doctor
131
radioactive iodine
AAL
anterior axilary line
aa
of each
amt
amount
appt
appointment
ant
anterior
bilat
bilateral
bbb
bundle branch block
lb
low back
bal
british antilewisite
lvs
left ventricular stain
mC
microgram
ax
axillary
md
medical doctor
caps
capsule
131
radioactive iodine
AAL
anterior axilary line
aa
of each
amt
amount
appt
appointment
ant
anterior
bilat
bilateral
bbb
bundle branch block
bal
british antilewisite
ax
axillary
caps
capsule
LV
left ventricle
RV
right ventricle
cns
central nervous system
ans
anatomic nervous system
lll
left lower lobe
RLL
Right lower lobe
LUQ
left uper quadrent
RLQ
Right lower quadrent
sextuplets
six babies
quad
four
triple
three
cxr
chest x ray
ad lib
as needed
cyano
blue
melano
black
CPT
currrent procedural terminology