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anteroposterior
AP
cardiovascular
CV
gastrointesrinal
GI
genitorurinary
GU
lateral
lat
left lower quadrant
LLQ
left upper quadrant
LUQ
musculoskeletal
MS
posteroanterior
PA
right lower quadrant
RLQ
right upper quadrant
RUQ
upper gastrointestinal
UGI
basal cell carcinoma
BCC
biopsy
BX, bx
culture and sensitivity
C&S
decubtitus ulcer
decub
dermatology
Derm, derm
frozen section
FS
incision and drainage
I&D
intradermal
ID
malignany melanoma
MM
squamous cell carcinoma
SCC
skin graft
SG
systemic lupus erythematosus
SLE
split-thickness skin graft
STSG
subcutanous
subcu, SC, sc, subq
ointment
ung
ultraviolet
UV
above elbow
AE
above knee
AK
bone density testing
BDT
below elbow
BE
below knee
BK
congenital dislocation of the hip
CDH
carpal tunnel syndrome
CTS
degenerative joint disease
DJD
fracture
FX, Fx
herniated nucleus pulosus
HNP
juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
JRA
lateral
LAT, lat
lower extremity
LE
left lower extremity
LLE
left upper extremity
LUE
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
NSAID
osteoarthritis
OA
open reduction- internal fixation
ORIF
orthopedics
Orth, ortho
rheumatoid arthritis
RA
right lower extremity
RLE
right upper extremity
RUE
systemic lupus erythematosus
SLE
total hip arthroplasty
THA
total hip replacement
THR
total knee arthroplasty
TKA
total knee replacement
TKR
tempoprmandibular joint
TMJ
traction, treatment
TX, Tx
upper extremity
UE
creatine phosphkinase
CPK
intamuscular
IM
deep tendon reflex
DTR
muscular dystrophy
MD
electromyogram
EMG
range of motion
ROM
atrial fibrillation
AF
acute myocardial infarction
AMI
aortic stenosis, arteriosclerosis
AS
arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease
ASCVD
atrial septal defect
ASD
atrioventricular
AV, A-V
bundle branck block
BBB
coronary artery disease
CAD
coronary artery bypass graft
CABG
cardiac catheterization, cheif complaint
CC
coronary care unit
CCU
condestive heart failure
CHF
coarctation of the aorta
CoA
chest pain
CP
cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CPR
congenital septal defect
CSD
cardiovascular
CV
deep vein thrombosis
DVT
extracorporeal circulation
ECC
electrocardiogram
ECG, EKG
echocardiogram
ECHO
high-density lipoproteins
HDL
hypertension
HTN
intavenous
IV
jugular venous pulse
JVP
low-densisy lipoproteins
LDL
left ventricular hypertrophy
LVH
left ventricular assist device
LVAD
myocardial infarction, mitral insufficiency
MI
mitral stenosi
MS
mitral regurgitation
MR
mitral valve prolapse
MVP
normal sinus rhythm
NSR
pulse
P
premature atrial contraction
PAC
patent ductus arteriosus
PDA
percutaneous trasluminal coronary angioplasty
PTCA
premature ventricular contraction
PVC
sinoatrial
SA, S-A
serum glutamic oxaloavetiv transaminase
SGOT
streptokinase
SK
tissure-type plasminogen activator
tPA
venticular fibrillation
Vfib
very low denstiy lipoproteins
VLDL
ventricular septal defect
VSD
ventricular tachycardia
VT