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qid
four times a day
SLE
Systematic Lupus Erythamatosis
tid
three times daily
VSD
Ventrial Septic Defect
R
right
SOB
Shortness of Breath
TKA
Total Knee Arthroplasty
WBC
White Blood Cell
RA
rhumetoid Arthritis
st
stage
TKR
Total Knee Replacement
wt
weight
RBC
Red Blood Cell
stat
immediatly
TSS
Toxic Shock Syndrome
REM
Rapid Eye Movement
STD
sexually transmitted disease
TURP
Transurethral Resection of the Prostate
AMA
American medical Association
AB
Abortion
ABD
Abduction
BBB
Bundle Branch Block
BM
Bowel Movement
C1, C2, etc
1st, 2nd, cervical vertebrae
cc
cubic centimeters
CHD
Coronary Heart Disease
RLQ
RIght Lower Quadrant
subcu
subcutaneous
UA
Urinanalysis
ABG
Arterial Blood Gasses
AMI
acute Myocardial Infarction
ASHD
Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease
BE
Below the Elbow
BMR
Basal Metabolic Rate
CAD
Coronary Artery Disease
CC
Chief Complaint
CHF
Congestive Heart Failure
ad lib
as desired
ADD
adduction
AV
Atrioventricular
b.i.d.
Twice a day
BP
Blood Pressure
AE
Above the Elbow
ANS
autonomic nervous system
AVR
Aortic Valve Replacement
BIN
twice a night
BUN
Blood Urea Nitrogen
CCU
Coronary Care Unit
CNS
Central Nervous System
AFP
Alpha Fetoproteins
AP
anteroposterior
BaE
Barium Enema
BK
Below the Knee
bx
biopsy
CAT
Computerized Axial Tomography
CDC
Center for Diesease Control
AK
Above the Knee
A&P
auscultation and percussion
AKA
Above the Knee Amputation
ASD
Atrial Septic Defect
BKA
Below the Knee Amputation
c bar
with
CBC
Complete Blood Count
CDH
Chronic dislocation of the hip
COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CP
Cerebral Paulsy
CPR
Cardiopulmonary Resucitation
CS
Ceasarian Section
CSF
Cerebrospinal Fluid
CVA
Cerebrovascular Accident
CXR
CHest X-Ray
cysto
cystoscopy
dc
discontinue
/d
per day
D&C
Dillation and Cutterage
DF
Dorsiflexion
DM
Diabetes Mellitus
DO
Doctor of Osteopathy
DOA
Dead on Arrival
DOB
Date of Birth
DPT
Dyptheria, Pertussis, and Tetanus
DRG's
Diagnostic Related Groups
DUB
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
DVT
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Dx
Diagnosis
ECG
Electrocardiogram
EDC
Estimated date of Confinement
EEG
Electorencephlagram
EENT
Ears, Eye, Nose, and Throat
EMG
Electromyogram
ENT
Ear, nose, and throat
EOM
Extraocular Movement
ER
External Rotation
EXT
Extension
FBS
Fasting Blood Sugar
FDA
Food and Drug Administration
FEV
Forced Expiratory VOlume
FH
Family History
FHR
Fetal Heart Rate
FLEX
Flexion
FTND
Full term Normal Delivery
FUO
Fever of Undetermined Origin
FVC
Forced Vital Capacity
Fx
Fracture
GB
Gallbladder
GI
Gastrointestinal
GTT
Glucose Tolerance Test
GU
Genitourinary
Gyn
gynecology
h
hour
Hgb
Hemoglobin
HNP
Herniated Nuclues Pusposis
Hx
History
ICU
Intesive Care Unit
IH
Infectious Hepititous
IM
IntraMuscular
IR
Itnernal Rotation
IV
Intravenously
IVP
Intravenous Pyelogram
L!, L2, etc
1st, second lumbar vertebrae
LAT
Lateral
LE
Lower extremity
LE
lupus erythamotosus
LLQ
Left Lower Quadrant
LMP
Last Menstral Period
LP
Lombard Puncture
LPN
Liscensed Practicel Nurse
LUQ
Left Upper Quandrant
LV
Left Ventricle
M.D.
MEdical Doctor
mets
metstatis
MH
Mairrage History
MI
Myocardial Infarction
MRI
Magnetic Ressonace Imaging
MS
Multiple Sclerosis
MS
Mitral Stenosis
NB
New Born
NPO
Nothing orally (p.O. is oral)
OA
Osteo Arthritis
OB
Obstetrics
OB-GYN
Obstetrics and Gynecology
od
once daily
OD
Overdose
OHS
Open Heart Surgery
OR
Operating room
Ortho
Orthopedics
PERLA
Pupils equal, react to light and accomadation
PE
Phsical Examinization
PF
Plantar flexion
PH
Past History
PI
Present Illness
PID
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
PNS
Peripheral Nervous System
P.O.
orally
p.r.n.
as directed
PT
Physical Therapist
PVC
Premature Ventricule COntraction
q
every
qam
every morning
qd
every day
qh
every hour
q2h
every two hours
RN
Registered Nurse
T1, T2, etc....
1st, 2nd thoracic vertebrae
UE
Upper Extrimity
R/O
Rule Out
TAH
TOtal Abdomindal Hysterectomy
ULQ
Upper Left Quadrant
ROM
Range of Motion
T and A
Tonsilectomy and Adenoidectomy
URI
Upper REspitory Infection
qid
four times a day
RUQ
Right Upper Quadrant
TB
Tuberculosis
UTI
Urinary Tract Infection
qpm
every night
Rx
Perscription
THA
TOtal Hip Arthroplasty
UV
Ultra Violet
R
right
s bar
without
THR
Total Hip Replacement
VC
Vital Capacity
RA
Rhumetoid Arthritis
S1, S2, etc
1st, second, sacral vertebrae
TIA
Transient Isochemic Attack
VD
Venerial Disease