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C sounds like
Soft s.
I added to the end of a word to form a plural sounds like
eye
Ps sounds like
S
G sounds like
J
Pn sounds like
N
Slow
Brady
Painful, difficult
Dys
Inside, within
Endo
Half
Hemi
Painful, difficult
Dys
Painful, difficult
Dys
Between
Inter
Bad
Mal
New
Neo
Beside, beyond
Para
False
Pseudo
Across
Trans
Gland
Aden
Joint
Arthro
Cancer
Carcin
Bile
Chole
Color
Col
Blue
Cyan
Tooth
Odont
Swelling
Edema
Stomach
Gastro
White
Leuko
Red
Erythro
Breast
Mamm
Bone Marrow
Myelo
Kidney
Ren
Eye
Ocul
Ear, hearing
Oto
Child
Ped
Speak
Phasia
Nose
Rhin
Heat
Therm
Pertaining to
A, ac
Pain
Algia
Inflammation
Itis
Enlarged
Megaly
Study of
Ology
Disease, condition of
osis
Surgical opening
ostomy
Fear
Phobia
Disease
pathy
Incision into
otomy
Slow heart condition
Bradycardia
Pertaining to between the ribs.
Intercostal
Paralysis of half the body.
Hemiplegia
Condition of hardening of the arteries
Arteriosclerosis
Cancerous tumor.
Carcinoma
Inflammation of the stomach
Gastritis
Condition of the kidney
Nephrosis
Enlarged extremities
Acromegaly
Surgical removal of the uterus.
Hysterectomy
Incision into the trachea
Tracheotomy
Pertaining to above the stomach
Epigastric
Inflammation of the esophagus
Esophagitis
Black tumor.
Melanoma
Incision into the abdomen
Laparotomy
Pertaining to after birth
Postpartum
Puncture of the thorax
Thoracentesis
Condition of blueness of skin.
Dermocyanosis
Incision into the skull
Craniotomy
Inflammation of the liver
Hepatitis
abd.
Abdomen
a.c.
Before meals
ad lib
As desired
adm
Admission
am/AM
Morning - (Midnight to noon)
Amb
Ambulate/walk
Amt.
Amount
Approx.
Approximately
ax
Axillary, armpit
bid/BID
Twice a day
B/P
Blood Pressure
BR
Bed rest
BRP
Bathroom Privileges
°C
Celsius
-
c
With
CA
Cancer
Cath.
Catheter
CBC
Complete blood count
ng
Nasogastric tube
Noct, noc.
Night
NPO
Nothing by mouth
O2
Oxygen
Noct, noc.
Night
Ob
Obstetrics
OOB
Out of bed
OPD
Outpatient department
OR
Operating Room
ord.
Orderly
ORTH
Orthopedics
O.T.
Occupational Therapy
pc
After meals
PEDS
Pediatrics
per
by, through
pm/PM
Afternoon - (Noon to midnight)
po
By mouth
Post
After
Pre
Before
Preop/PreOp
Before surgery
prn
whenever necessary
When do you use porn?
P.T.
Physcial therapy
-
q
Every
qd
every day
q2h
every two hours
q3h
every three hours
q4h
every four hours
qhs
every night at bedtime
qid/QID
four times a day
qod/QOD
Every other day
qs
quantity sufficent
r
rectal
RN
Registered Nurse
ROM
Range of Motion
R.R.
Recovery Room
Rx
Prescription/treatment ordered by a physician