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BRADY CARDIA
SLOW HEART RATE LESS THAN 60 BEATS PER MINUTE PAGE 159
TACHY CARDIA
HIGH HEART RATE GREATER THAN 100 BEATS PER MINUTE PAGE 159
CARATID PULSE
THE PULSE ON THE ANTERIOR SIDE OF THE NCECK
RADIAL PULSE
THE PULSE FROM THE RADIAL ARTERY ON THE INNER ASPECT OF THE WRIST BELOW THE THUMB
DORSALIS PEDIS
THE ARTERY IN THE TOP OF THE FOOT
ASCALTATION
??? WITH STETHESCOPE
PULSE DEFICIT
DIFFERENCE IN HEART RATE BY METHOD TAKEN
BRACHIAL PULSE
IN THE ANTECUBITAL, THE SPACE IN FRONT OF THE ELBOW
APICAL PULSE
OVER THE APEX OF THE HEART IN THE FIFTH INTERCOSTAL SPACE
EMIA
BLOOD
HYPER
OVER ACTIVE
ITIS
INFLAMATION
PERI
AROUND
RADIO
RADIATION
PATHO
DISEASE
OGIST
ONE WHO STUDIES
IC
PERTAINING TO
CHEMO
CHEMICALS
GRAM
RECORD
GRAPH
INSTRUMENT USED TO RECORD
GRAPHY
PROCESS OF RECORDING
NEO
NEW
NATO
INFANT
ENDO
INSIDE
GASTRO
STOMACH
LOGY
STUDY OF
ENTER
SMALL INTESTINE
CARDIO
HEART
NEPHRO
KIDNEY
ENDO
HORMONES AND GLANDS
ONCOLO
CANCEROUS TUMERS
PHYCHO
MIND
NEURO
NERVES
GYNO
FEMALE REPRODUCTION SYSTEM
PODIA
FEET
URO
URINARY
ORTHO
TEETH
DERMA
SKIN
HOLISTIC HEALTH
TREATMENT OF THE WHOLE BODY; EMOTIONAL, PHYSICAL, INTELLECTUAL, SPIRITUAL, SOCIA: CRONIC ILLNESSES
BID
TWICE DAILY
BX
BIOPSY
CDC
CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL
CICU
CARDIAC INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
DOA
DEAD ON ARRIVAL
DOB
DATE OF BIRTH
DX
DIAGNOSIS
ENT
EARS NOSE AND THROAT
ER
EMERGENCY ROOM
GI
GASTRO INTEROLOGY
GYN
GYNECOLOGY
H/O
HISTORY OF
HX
HISTORY
I&O
INTAKE AND OUTPUT
ICU
INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
LPN
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
NPO
NOTHING BY MOUTH
OTC
OVER THE COUNTER
OB-GYN
OBSTECTRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
PO
BY MOUTH
PRN
AS NEEDED
QD
DAILY
QID
4 TIMES DAILY
RX
PRESCRIPTION
STAT
RIGHT AWAY
TID
3 TIMES DAILY
ED
EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
GP
GENERAL PRACTITIONER
LVN
LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE
OR
OPERATING ROOM
PA
PHYSICIAN'S ASSISTANT
PE
PHYSICAL EXAMINATION
PT
PHYSICAL THERAPY
ABD
ABDOMIN
BMR
BASAL METABOLIC RATE
BSA
BODY SURFACE AREA
EKG
ELECTROCARDIOGRAM
EEG
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM
PRN
AS NEEDED
ENDO
INSIDE
CRINE
SECRETE
BRADY
SLOW
TACHY
FAST
PENEA
DEFICIENCY
PNEA
BREATHING
DYS
DIFFICULTY
PLASTY
REPAIR
PATHY
DISEASE
PES
FOOT
WNL
WITHIN NORMAL LIMITS
SOB
SHORTNESS OF BREATH
DIAPHORESIS
ACUTE SWEATING
EDEMA
SWELLING
NKDA
NO KNOWN DRUG ALLERGIES
COPD
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
PE
PHYSICAL EXAMINATION
HEENT
HEAD EYES EARS NOSE THROAT
THROMBOSIS
CLOTTING
LMP
LAST MENSTRAL PERIOD
PAREGORIC
TINTURE OF OPIUM CAMPHORATED
ABO
BLOOD GROUPS
CBC
COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT
ESR
ERYTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION RATE
HGB
HEMOGLOBIN
HCT
HEMATOCRIT
PT
PROTHROMBIN TIME / PHYSICAL THERAPY
RBC
RED BLOOD CELL COUNT
WBC
WHITE BLOOD CELL COUNT
RH
RHESUS FACTOR IN BLOOD
OD
OVER DOSE OR RIGHT EYE (OCULUS DEXTER)
VENTRAL
BELLY SIDE
DORSAL
BACK
SUPERIOR
LARGE
INFERIOR
SMALL
PROXIMAL
NEAR
DISTAL
FAR
MEDIAL
MIDDLE
LATERAL
SIDE
CHROMIA
COLORS
XANTHO
YELLOW
CYANO
BLUE
LEUKO
WHITE
ERYTHO
RED
MELANO
BLACK / BROWN
CHLORO
GREEN
CHF
CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE
CPR
CARDIO PULMINARY RESUSCITATION
CT
COMPUTED TAMOGRAPHY
MI
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
MVP
MITRAL VALVE PROLAPS
COLD
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE LUNG DISEASE
COPD
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULONARY DISEASE
CXR
CHEST X-RAY
IRDS
INFANT RESPERATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME
PFT
PULMINARY FUNCTION TEST
RDS
RESPERATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME
SIDS
SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME
SOB
SHORTNESS OF BREATH
TB
TUBERCULOSIS
URI
UPPER RESPERATORY INFECTION
VC
VITAL CAPACITY
EEG
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM
CDC
CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL
MRI
MAGENTIC RESONANCE IMMAGING
ESR
ERYTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION RATE
HCT
HERMATOCRIT
CHF
CORONARY HEART FAILURE
CAD
CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
ASHD
ARTERIOSCLEROTIC HEART DISEASE
MVP
MITRAL VALVE PROLAPSE
GB
GALL BLADDER
IBD
INFLAMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
GERD
GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DESEASE
GI
GASTRO INTESTINAL
PP
AFTER MEALS / POST PRANDEAL
RDA
RECOMENDED DAILY ALLOWANCE
UGI
UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL SERIES
CYTOMETRY
CELL MEASURMENT
ERYTHROPOIESIS
RED BLOOD CELL PRODUCTION
THROMBOGENESIS
FORMATION OF BLOOD CLOT
XANTRHOCHROMIA
YELLOW IN COLOR
ERYTHROCYTOPENIA
DIMINISHED RED BLOOD CELLS
ANGIOSTENOSIS
NARROWING OF VESSELES
ADENOMA
BENIGN TUMOR
THROMBOLYMPHANGITIS
INFLAMATION OF THE LYMPH BY CLOT
HEPATORHAGIA
HEMORAGE OF LIVER
CARDIOCENTESIS
SURGICAL PUNCTURE OF THE HEART
XANTHO
YELLOW
CYANO
BLUE
ERYTHRO
RED
CHLORO
GREEN
LEUKO
WHITE
ESR
ERYTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION RATE
CAD
CORONARY ARTERY DISIEASE
PENIA
DEMINISHED
POIESIS
PRODUCTION
RRAGIA
HEMORAGE
AMENORRHEA
ABSENCE OR STOPPAGE OF THE MENSES
AMNIOCENTESIS
PERCUTANEOUS TRANSABDOMINAL PUNCTURE OF THE AMNION FOR THE REMOVL OF AMNIOTIC FLUID
AMNIORRHEXIS
RUPTURE OF THE AMNION
ANORCHIDISM
ABSENCE OF TESTES
ASPERMATOGENESIS
ABSENCE OF DEVELOPMENT OF SPERMATOZOA
CERVICOCOLPITIS
INFLAMATION OF CERVIX AND VAGINA
COLPECTOMY
EXCISION OF VAGINA
CRYOTHERAPY
TREATMENT OF TISSUE USIN GCOLD TEMPERATURE
CRYPTORCHIDISM
UNDESCENDED TESTES
DYSMENORRHEA
PAINFUL MENSTRUATION
EXTRAEMBRYONIC
EXTERNAL TO THE EMBRYO PROPER
GENITALIA
REPRODUCTIVE ORGANS
hydrocele
fluid in the scrotum
hysterosalpingography
roentenography of the uterus and uterine tubes using injected opaque fluid
LAPAROHYSTERECTOMY
REMOVAL OF UTEROUS THROUGH AN INCISION IN THE ABDOMINAL WALL
LYMPHADENOPATHY
ANY DISEASE OF THE LYMPHNODES
MENORRHAGIA
ABNORMALLY PROFUSE MENSTRUATION
MULTIGRAVIDA
A WOMAN WHO HAS HAD MORE THAN ONE PREGNANCY
NEONATAL
NEW BORN
NULLIPARA
A WOMAN WHO HAS NEVER BORNE A CHILD
ACROCYANOSIS
BLUENESS OF EXTREMITIES
OMPHAL0CELE
HERNIA OF NAVEL
ENCEPHALOPATHY
DISEASE OF THE BRAIN
MACROCEPHALAD
ENLARGED HEAD
ENCEPHALITIS
INFLAMATION OF THE BRAIN
HYPERPYREXIA
HIGHLY ELEVATED FEVER
ABDOMINOPLASTY
SURGICAL REPAIR OF ABDOMIN
ELECTROCARDIOGRAM
A RECORD OF ELECTRIC IMPULSES OF THE HEART
PODIATRIST
SPECIALIST OF THE FEET
CARDIOLOGIST
SPECIALIST OF THE HEART
TOXICOLOGIST
SPECIALIST OF POISONS
OPTOMETRIST
SPECIALIST OF EYES
DERMETOLOGIST
SPECIALIST OF SKIN
GERONTOLOGIST
SPECIALIST OF ELDERLY DISORDERS
PATHOLOGIST
SPECIALIST OF DISEASES
MEDIAL
MIDDLE
ATERIOR
FRONT
POSTERIOR
BEHIND
LATERAL
SIDE
BX
BIOPSY
CDC
CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL
WNL
WITH IN NORMAL LIMITS
BMR
BASAL METABOLIC RATE
ADL
ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING
EKG
ELECTRO CARDIOGRAM
PE
PHYSICAL EXAM
OTC
OVER THE COUNTER
I&O
INTAKE AND OUTPUT
PRN
AS NEEDED
QD
4 TIMES DAILY
NPO
NOTHING BY MOUTH
LEUKO
WHITE
ERYTHRO
RED
XANTHO
YELLOW
CHLORO
GREEN
CYANO
BLUE
MELANO
BLACK / BROWN
CHROMO
COLOR
CYTOMETRY
CELL MEASUREMENT
ANURIA
NON URINE PRODUCTION
ERYTHROPOIESIS
RED BLOOD CELL PRODUCTION
THROMBOGENESIS
FORMATION OF BLOOD CLOTT
XANTHROCHROMIA
YELLOW IN COLOR
ERYTHROCYTOPENIA
DIMINISHED RED BLOOD CELLS
THROMBOLYMPHANGITIS
INFLAMATION OF LYMPH BY BLOOD CLOTT
APNEA
CESSATION OF BREATHING
APHASIA
LOSS OF SPEECH DUE TO INJURY OF OR DISEASE OF THE BRAIN
ACAPNIA
DEMINISHED CARBONDIOXIDE IN BLOOD
ADIPSIA
ABSENSE OF THIRST
BRADYPEPESIA
SLOW DIGESTION
BRONCHIOLECTOSIS
DIALATION OF THE BRONCHI
CARCINOGENESIS
ORIGINS OF CANCER
CHEILOSTOMATOPLASTY
SURGICAL REPAIR OF LIPS AND MOUTH
DYSPEPSIA
POOR DIGESTION
DYSPHONIA
WEAK VOICE, DIFFICULTY SPEAKING
GASTROCELE
HERNIA OF STOMACH
GINGIVOGLOSSTIIS
INFLAMATION OF GUMS AND TONGUE
AA
OF EACH
AB
ABORTION
ABS
ABSENT
AC
BEFORE MEALS
AD LIB
AS DESIRED
ADMIN
ADMINISTRATER
AM
BEFORE NOON
AMT
AMOUNT
AP
APICAL PULSE
APROX
APPROXIMATELY
APPT
APPOINTMENT
ASA
ACETYLSALICYLIC ACID / ASPRIN
ASAP
AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
BA
BACKACHE
B/C
BECAUSE
BC
BIRTH CONTROL
BID
TWICE DAILY
BM
BOWEL MOVEMENT
BP
BLOOD PRESSURE
BPM
BEATS PER MINUTE
BS
BLOOD SUGAR
BSE
BREAST SELF EXAM
C~
WITH
CAPS
CAPSULES
CATH
CATHETER / CATHETERIZE
CC
CHIEF COMPLAINT
CHEMO
CHEMOTHERAPY
CMA
CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT
C/O
COMPLAINS OF
CS
CESAREAN SECTION
CX
CERVIX
D
DAY
/D
PER DAY
D/C
DISCONTINUE
D&I
DRY AND INTACT
DIL
DILUTE
DISCH
DISCHARGE
DNKA
DID NOT KEEP APPOINTMENT
DOB
DATE OF BIRTH
DOI
DATE OF INJURY
DRE
DIGITAL RECTAL EXAM
DSD
DRY STERILE DRESSING
DTAP
DIPTHERIA AND TETANUS TOXOIDS AND ACELLULAR PERTUSSIS VACCINE
D&V
DIARRHEA AND VOMITING
DVA
DISTANCE VISUAL ACUITY
EA
EACH
EDD
EXPECTED DATE OF DELIVERY
ER
EMERGENCY ROOM
FE
IRON
FLEX SIG
FLEXIBLE SIGMOIDSCOPY
FREQ
FREQUENT
F/U
FOLLOW UP
FX
FRACTURE
GYN
GYNECOLOGY
h OR hr
HOUR
H/A
HEADACHE
HBP
HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE
HC
HEAD CIRCUMFERENCE
HEP B
HEPATITIS B VACCINE
HG
MERCURY
H2O
WATER
HR
HEART RATE
HRT
HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY
hs
at BED TIME
ht
HEIGHT
ID
INTRADERMAL
IM
INTRAMUSCULAR
IPV
INACTIVATED POLIO VACCINE
IV
INTRAVENOUS
LAB
LABORATORY
LAC
LACERATION
LAT
LATERAL
LAX
LAXATIVE
LB
LOWER BACK
LBP
LOWER BACK PAIN
LIQ
LIQUID
LMP
LAST MENSTRAL PERIOD
MED / MEDS
MEDICATION / MEDICATIONS
MIN
MINUTE
MMR
MEASLES, MUMPS, RUBELLA
MOD
MODERATE
N/A
NOT APPLICABLE
NB
NEWBORN
N/C
NO COMPLAINTS
NEG
NEGATIVE
NH
NURSING HOME
NICU
NEWBORN INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
NKA
NO KNOWN ALLERGIES
NKDA
NO KNOWN DRUG ALLERGIES
NMP
NORMAL MENSTRAL PERIOD
NOCT
NOCTURNAL
NS
NORMAL SALINE
N&V
NAUSEA AND VOMITING
NVA
NEAR VISUAL ACUITY
NVD
NAUSEA, VOMITING AND DIARRHEA
OB
OBSTECTRICS
OCC
OCCASIONALLY
OINT
OINTMENT
OP
OPERATION
OR
OPERATING ROOM
OT
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
OTC
OVER THE COUNTER
OV
OFFICE VISIT
P
PULSE
PAP
PAP TEST
PATH
PATHOLOGY
PC
AFTER MEALS
PEDS
PEDIATRICS
PEN
PENICILLIN
PER
BY OR THROUGH
PHARM
PHARMACY
PM
AFTER NOON
PMS
PREMENSTRAL SYNDROME
PO
BY MOUTH
POS
POSITIVE
POSTOP
AFTER SURGERY
PREOP
BEFORE SURGERY
PREP
PREPARATION
PRN
AS NEEDED
PT
PHYSICAL THERAPY / PROTHROMBIN TIME
Pt
PATIENT
qd
EVERY DAY
qh
EVERY HOUR
q3
EVERY 3 HOURS
q4
EVERY 4 HOURS
QID
EVERY 4 HOURS
qn
EVERY NIGHT
QNS
QUANTITY NOT SUFFICIENT
qod
EVERY OTHER DAY
QS
QUANTITY SUFFICIENT
quad
QUADRIPLEGIC
R
RESPIRATION
RE
RECTAL EXAM
reg
REGULAR
REHAB
REHABILITATION
RMA
REGISTERED MEDICAL ASSISTANT
RX
PRESCRIPTION
S~
WITHOUT
SC OR SQ
SUBCUTANEOUS
S/E
SIDE EFFECTS
sec
SECOND
SIGMOID
SIGMOIDOSCOPY
SL
SLIGHT
SM
SMALL
SOB
SHORTNESS OF BREATH
SOL
SOLUTION
SPEC
SPECIMEN
STAT
IMMEDIATELY
SURG
SURGERY
T
TEMPERATURE
TAB
TABLET
TEMP
TEMPERATURE
THER
THERAPY
TID
THREE TIMES DAILY
TLC
TOTAL LUNG CAPACITY
TPR
TEMPERATURE, PULSE, RESPIRATION
TR
TRACE
TSE
TESTICULAR SELF EXAM
VAG
VAGINA / VAGINAL
VE
VAGINAL EXAM
VIT
VITAMIN
VO
VERBAL ORDER
VS
VITAL SIGNS
WK
WEEK
WNL
WITHIN NORMAL LIMITS
WO
WRITTEN ORDER
W/O
WITHOUT
WT
WEIGHT
W/U
WORK UP
AD
RIGHT EAR
AS
LEFT EAR
AU
IN EACH EAR
EENT
EYES EARS NOSE AND THROAT
GI
GASTROINTESTINAL
GU
GENITOURINARY
L OR LT
LEFT
LA
LEFT ARM
LL
LEFT LEG
LLQ
LEFT LOWER QUADRANT
LRQ
LOWER RIGHT QUADRANT
LUQ
LEFT UPPER QUADRANT
OD
RIGHT EYE
OS
LEFT EYE
OU
IN EACH EYE
R OR RT
RIGHT
RA
RIGHT ARM
RL
RIGHT LEG
RLQ
RIGHT LOWER QUADRANT
RUQ
RIGHT UPPER QUADRANT
C
CELSIUS
CC
CUBIC CENTIMETER
CM
CENTIMETER
DL
DECILITER
F
FAHRENHEIT
G
GRAM
KG
KILOGRAM
L
LITER
L
LENGTH
LB
POUND
M
METER
MCG
MICRGRAM
MG
MILLIGRAM
ML
MILLILITER
MM
MILLIMETER
OZ
OUNCE
PT
PINT
QT
QUART
SS
ONE HALF
TBSP
TABLESPOON
TSP
TEASPOON
DX
DIAGNOSIS
H/O
HISTORY OF
H&P
HISTORY AND PHYSICAL
HX
HISTORY
MHX
MEDICAL HISTORY
PE OR PX
PHYSICAL EXAM
PROG
PROGNOSIS
SX
SYMPTOMS
TX
TREATMENT
BPH
BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERTROPHY
CA
CANCER
CAD
CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
CHF
CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE
COPD
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
CRC
COLORECTAL CANCER
CVA
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT
DM
DIABETES MELLITUS
FE DEF
IRON DEFICIENCY
GC
GONORRHEA
GDM
GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS
HTN
HYPERTENSION
IBS
IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
MI
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
MS
MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
OA
OSTEOARTHRITIS
OM
OTITIS MEDIA
PID
PEVLIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE
RA
RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
RF
RHEUMATIC FEVER
STD
SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE
TB
TUBERCULOSIS
URI
UPPER RESPIRATORY INFECTION
USI
URINARY STRESS INCONTINENCE
UTI
URINARY TRACT INFECTION
CT / CAT
COMPUTED AXIAL TOMOGRAPHY
CXR
CHEST X-RAY
ECG
ELECTROCARDIOGRAM
ECHO
ECHOCARDIOGRAM
EEG
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM
FOBT
FECAL OCCULT BLOOD TEST
IVP
INTRAVENOUS PYELOGRAM
LP
LUMBAR PUNCTURE
MRI
MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING
NST
NONSTRESS TEST
PFT
PULMONARY FUNCTION TEST
TRUS
TRANSRECTAL ULTRASOUND
US
ULTRASOUND
BG
BLOOD GLUCOSE
BX
BIOPSY
CBC
COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT
C&S
CULTURE AND SENSITIVITY
DIFF
DIFFERENTIAL
ESR
ERYTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION RATE
FBS
FASTING BLOOD SUGAR
GCT
GLUCOSE CHALLENGE TEST
GTT
GLUCOSE TOLERANCE TEST
HCT
HEMATOCRIT
HGB
HEMOGLOBIN
PPBS
POSTPRANDIAL BLOOD SUGAR
PSA
PROSTATE SPECIFIC ANTIGEN
PT
PROTROMBIN TIME
RBC
RED BLOOD COUNT
RBS
RANDOM BLOOD SUGAR
SG
SPECIFIC GAVITY
TRIG
TRIGLYCERIDES
UA
URINALYSIS
U/C
URINE CULTURE
WBC
WHITE BLOOD COUNT