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AAA
Abdominal aortic aneurysm
ABG
Arterial blood gases
ALL
Acute lymphocytic leukemia
AV
Atrial-ventricular
AMI
Acute myocardial infarction
ANS
Autonomic nervous system
BPH
Benign prostatic hyperplasia
BSA
Body surface area
CA
Cancer
CAD
Coronary artery disease
CF
Cardiac failure
CV
Cardiovascular
CVA
Cerebrovacular accident
DI
Diabetes insipidus
DM
Diabetes melitus
ENT
Ear, nose, throat
H
Hypodermic
HA
Headache
HBP
High blood pressure
ID
Infectious diseases
IO, I/O
Fluid intake and output
IOP
Intraocular pressure
KVO
Keep vein open
LBW
Low birth weight
LKS
Liver, kidney, spleen
LOC
Loss of consciousness
MG
Myasthenia gravis
MI
Myocardial infarction
NKO
No known allergies
NPO
Nothing by mouth
NVD
Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
PAP
Pulmonary artery pressure
PUD
Peptic ulcer disease
PVD
Peripheral vascular disease
RA
Rheumatoid arthritis
ROM
Range of motion
s
Without
Sa02
Systemic arterial oxygen saturation
SOB
Short of breath
T
Temperature
T&C
Type and crossmatch
TAH
Total abdominal hysterectomy
TPN
Total parental nutrition
U
Units
U/A
Urinalysis
UCHD
Usual childhood diseases
UTI
Urinary tract infection
WT
Weight
cyst
bladder
xero
dry
dipl
double
opia
vision
thromb
clot
sis
abnormal condition
phleb
vein
sclerosis
hardening
crine
secrete
emesis
vomit
oma
tumor
tation
act of secreting
onych
nail
mycosis
fungal infection
pach
thick
aden
gland
thym
thymus
neuroma
tumor of nerve cells
algia
pain
rachi
vertebrae
malacia
softening
toc
birth
metri
uterus
dys
difficult
balan
glans penis
crypt
hidden
orchid
testis
ism
state of
semin
testis
para
around
capnia
carbon dioxide
cyst
bladder
vesic
bladder
uria
urine, urination
poly
much
acous
hearing
salping
eustachian tube
myring
eardrum
cerumin
waxy
tympan
ear drum
para
partial
orrhea
drainage
blephar
eyelid
cor
pupil
kerat
cornea
retin
retina
optosis
drooping
opthalm
eye
plegia
paralysis
brady
slow
chlor
green
cirrh
yellow
ec
away or out
im
not
melan
black
meso
middle
para
alongside or abnormal
polio
gray
pro
before
purpur
purple
tachy
fast
ultra
beyond or excessive
xanth
yellow
xer
dry
asethenia
without strength
cele
pouching or hernia
cynia
pain
ectasis
expansion or dilation
ium
tissue
megaly
enlargement
oi
resembling
opsia
vision
osmia
smell
paresis
partial paralysis
penia
decrease
phagia
swallowing
phasia
speech
plasia
formation
spasm
involuntary contraction
tocia
childbirth, labor
tomy
incision
tropic
stimulate
ula
small