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AV
arteriovenus, artioventricular
ASCVD
arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease
ASAP
as soon as possible
abd
abdomen or abdominal
A&D
admission and discharge
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aa
of each
A&P
anterior and posterior or anatomy and physiology
@
at
Ax
axilla, axillary, or armpit
ASHD
arteriosclerotic heart disease
adm
admission
AMA
American Medical Association or against medical advice
av
average
ABG
arterial blood gas
ADL
activities of daily living
AU
both ears
AD
right ear
ad lib
as desired
ac
before meals
ASA
aspirin
am or AM
morning, before noon
AIDS
acquired immune deficiency syndrome
AHA
American Hospital Association
amal
amalgam
AP
apical pulse
amb
ambulate, walk
ant
anterior
as tol
as tolerated
ANA
American Nurses' Association
amt
amount
AS
left ear
ARC
AIDS related complex
aq or aqua
aqueous (water base)
approx
approximately
ART
accredited records technician