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Drooping of eyelid
Ptosis
Containing pus
Purulent
Pimple filled with pus
Pustula
Fever
Pyrexia
Pus in urine
Pyuria
Bloody
Sanguineous
Partial unconsciousness
Stuporous
Observed only by patient
Subjective symptoms
Turn upward
Supination
Discharging pus
Suppurating
Fainting
Syncope
Group of symptoms
Syndrome
Anything disrupting fetal growth and prodccing malformation
Teratogen
Ringing in the ears
Tinnitus aurium
Blister
Vesicle
aa.
of each
abd.
abdomen
a.c.
before meals
ad. lib.
as desired
b.i.d.
twice a day
B.M.R.
basal metabolic rate
B.P.
blood pressure
CBC
complete blood count
DNR
do not resuscitate
EEG
electroencephalograph
EKG
electrocardiogram
elix.
elixir
ext.
extract
G.I.
gastrointestinal
g.
gram
gr.
grain
gtt.
drop
G.U.
genitourinary
h.
hour
hgb.
hemoglobin
Hct.
hematocrit
I.M.
intramuscular
I.V.
intravenous
Kg.
Kilogram
L.L.Q.
left lower quadrant
ml
millileters
m.
minim (?)
mcg
microgram
mg.
milligram
NKA
no known allergies
NKDA
no known drug allergies
N.P.N.
nonprotein nitrogen
N.P.O.
nothing by mouth (nil per os)
o.d., q.d.
everyday
O.B.
obstetrics
OOB
out of bed
oz
ounce
P.
pulse
p.c.
after meals
per
by
P.M.
afternoon
p.r.n.
whenever necessary
p
after
q.h.
every hour
q.i.d.
four times a day
q.s.
quantity sufficient
R.
rectal, respiration
R.B.C.
red blood cell, red blood count
R.L.Q.
right lower quadrant
sat.
saturate
sig.
to write
S.O.S.
one dose only
S.O.B.
shortness of breath
sp. gr.
specific gravity
spec.
specimen
ss
one half
S.S.
soap solution
stat.
immediately
Sub-Q
subcutaneous
T.
temperature
tab.
Tablet
tbsp.
tablespoon
t.i.d.
three times a day
tinct.
tincture
tsp.
teaspoon
V.O.
verbal order
W.B.C.
white blood cell, white blood count
w.c.
with meals
P.N.D.
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea