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Ab
abortion
AFP
alph-fetoprotein; high levels indicate risk of neuroolgical birht defects in the infant
ASCUS
atypical squamous cells of unkown signfiicance; abnormal Pap smear but does not meete the criteria for a lesion
BSE
breast self-examination
C-section
cesarean section
CIN
cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
CIS
carcinoma in situ
CS
cesarean section
CVS
chorionic villus sampling
Cx
cervix
D & C
dilation (dilatation) and curettage
DCIS
ductal carcinoma in situ
DES
diethylstilbestrol; related to subsequent tumors in teh daughetrs (rarely in sons) of mothers so treated
DUB
dysfunctional uterine bleeding
ECC
endocerical curettage
EDC
estimated date of confinement
EMB
endometrial biopsy
ErT
estrogen replacement therapy
FHR
fetal heart rate
FSH
follicle-stimulating hormone
G
gravida (pregnant)
GYN
gynecology
HCG; hCG
human chorionic gonadotropin
HDN
hemolytic disease of the newborn
HPV
human papilloma virus
HSG hysterosalpingography
hysterosalpingography
IUD
intrauterine device; contraceptive
LEEP
loop electrocautery excision procedure
LH
luteinizing hormone
LMP
last menstrual period
LMP
last menstrual period
multip
multipara; multiparous
OB
obstetrics
OCPs
oral contraceptive pills
Para 2-0-1-2
woman's reproductive history; 2 full-term infants, 0 preterm, 1 abortion, and 2 living children
Pap smear
test for cervical or vaginal cancer
PAth
pathology
PID
pelvic inflammatory disease
PMS
prementrual syndrome
primip
primipara; primiparous
RDS
respiratory distress syndrome
SERMs selectvie estrogen recptor modulators
selectvie estrogen recptor modulators
SLN biopsy
sentinel node biopsy
TAH-BSO
total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
TRAM flap
trans-rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap; breast reconstruction