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DOA
dead on arrival
Chole
CHOLECYSTECTOMY
EOM
extraocular movement
c/o
COMPLAINS OF
D&C
DILITATION AND CURETTAGE
c
centigrade
DC
DISCONTINUED
cath
catheter
DOE
Dyspnea on exertion
caps
capsules
DT
delerium tremor
ca
cancer
D
DEXTROSE
C
with
Dx
diagnose
Ca
Calcium
et
and
CC
chief complaint
CVA
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT (STROKE)
CNS
CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
DRG
diagnostic related group
CPAP
CONSTANT POSITIVE AIRWAY PRESSURE
elix
elixir
CO2
CARBON DIOXIDE
dr( )
dram (measurement)
CCU
coronary care unit
CXR
CHEST X-RAY
Cl
CHLORIDE
EDC
expected date of confinement
CSF
CEREBROSPINAL FLUID
ETOH
ethyl alcohol
C&S
CULTURE AND SENSITIVITY
ext
extract
cc
cubic centimeter
exam
examination
COPD
CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
cysto
CYSTOSCOPY
C.P.
CEREBRAL PALSY
EBL
estimated blood loss
CPR
CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION
ETA
estimated time of arrival
CAT
computerized axial tomography
E.K.G.
electrocardiogram (tracing of heat function)
CONE
CONIZATION OF CERVIX
Cx
CERVIX
CHF
CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE
EMT
emergency medical technician
CBC
complete blood count
E.E.N.T.
Eye, ear, nose, and throat
CPD
CEPHALOPELVIC DISPROPORTION
D W
dextrose 5% in water
CVD
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
DSMIII
Diagnostical and statistical manual third edition
DPT
diphtheria-pertussis tetanus(baby shots)
ESR
erythrocyte sedimentation rate(sed rate)
DJD
degenerative joint disease
EEG
electroencephalogram (brain wave tracing)
DS
Double strength
diff
Differential