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-s
without
sig.
write; to be labeled
SOB
shortness of breath
ss
half
SSE
soap suds enema
staph
staphylococcus
stat
immediately
strep
streptococcus
syr
syrup
T
temperature
tab
tablet
tbsp.
tablespoon
tid
three times a day
TO
telepone order
TPR
temperature, pulse, respiration
tsp.
teaspoon
UP
universal precautions
URI
upper respiratory infection
UTI
urinary tracgt infection
v.o.
verbal order
v.s.
vital signs
W/C
wheelchair
wt.
weight
CCU
cornary care unit; critical care unit
CS
central supply
EENT
eyes, ears, nose, and throat
ER
emergency room
GI lab
gastrointestinal lab
lab
laboratory
MICU
medical intensive care unit
NICU
neuro intensive care unit; neonatal intensive unit
OB-GYN
obstetrics and gynecology or obsterician gynecologist
OR
operating unit
pedi
pediatrics
PT
physical therapy
RT
respiratory therapy
SICU
surgical intensive care unit
ABG
arterial blood gas
ACP
acute care panel
BUN
BLOOD UREA NITROGEN
C & S
culture and sensitivity
CBC
COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT
Chem.
chemistry
CSF
cerebral spinal fluid
CXR
chest X ray
DPT
diptheria, pertussis, tetanus
FBS
Fasting blood sugar
HCT
hematocrit
Hgb
hemoglobin
lytes
electrolytes
O&P
ova and parasites
RBC
red blood cell
TB
tuberculosis
UA
urinalysis
WBC
white blood cells