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Abdominal
Pertaining to the abdomen
Colostomy
Surgical construction of an artificial anus between the colon and the surface of the abdomen
Enterocolitis
Inflammation involving both the small intestine and the colon
Hepatosplenomegaly
Abnormal enlargement of both the liver and the spleen
Gastroenteritis
Accute inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines
Appendicitis
Inflammation and usually infection of the appendix
Cholecystitis
Acute or chronic inflammation of the gallbladder
Epigastric
Pertaining to the epigastrium
Abduction
Movement of the limbs toward the lateral plane or away from the body
Adduction
Movement of the limbs toward the medial plane or toward the axial line of the limb
Abd
abdominal
BRBPR
Bright red blood per rectum
BS
Breath Sounds
GI
Gastrointestinal
GU
Genitourinary
PR
Per rectum
LLQ
Left lower quadrant
LUQ
Left upper quadrant
NTND
Nontender nondistended
RUQ
Right upper quadrant
RLQ
Right lower quadrant