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CPE
complete physical exam
CXR
chest x-ray
CVA
cerebrovascular accident, cardiovascular accident
DOB
dat of birth
D/C, d/c
discontinue
D&C
dilating and curesttage
DOA
dead on arrival
DOD
date of death
DPT
diphtheria, pertusis, tetanus
DUB
dysfunctional uterine bleeding
Dx
diagnosis
ECG, EKG
electrocardiogram
EENT
eyes, ears, nose & throat
ER
emergency room
exam
examination
FBS
fasting blood sugar
FROM
full range of motion
FUO
fever of unknown origin
Fx
fracture
GC
gonorrhea
GI
gastrointestinal
GB
gallbladder
F, Gm
gram
gr
grain
GTT
glucose tolerance test
GU
genitourinary, gastric ulcer
BYN
gynecology, gynecologist
Hb, Hgb, hg
hemoblobin
HA
headache
hr, h
hour
HS, hs
hour of sleep, at bedtime
Hx
history
ICU
intensive care unit
I&D
incision and drainage
ID
intradermal
LASIK
Laser in situ keratomileusis
inj
injection
IM
intramuscular
LAB, lab
laboratory
IOL
intraocular lens
IOP
intraocular pressure
I&O, I/O
intake and output
IVP
intravenous pyelogram
IV
intravenous
kg
kilogram
LD, L&D
labor and delivery
LMP
last menstrual period
mg
milligram
MI
myocardial infarction
ml
milliliter
KNDA/NDA
no known (drug) allergies
NOP
nothing by mouth
N&V
nausea and vomiting
O2
oxygen
OB
obstetrics, occult blood
OD
right eye, overdose
OP
outpatient
OPD
outpatient department
OR
operating room
OS
left eye
OT
occupational therapy
OU
both eyes
PA & lat
posteroanterior and lateral
PED, ped
pediatrics
PI
present illness
PID
pelvic inflammatory disease
PO, postop
postoperative
PO, po
by mouth, orally
PP
postpartum, postprandial
preop, pre-op
preoperative
PRK
photo reactive keratectomy
prog
prognosis
PROM
passive range of motion
PT
physical therapy, prothrombin time
PT, Pt, pt
patient
PRN, prn
as needed
PERLA & D
pupils equal; reactive to light; accommodation and distance
PERRLA
pupils, equal, round, reactive to light and accomodation
qd
every day
qhs
every night
QID, qid
four times a day
QNS
quanitity not sufficient
R
rectal
R, resp
respiration, respiratory
RO, R/O
rule out
RT
respiratory therapy
Rx
prescription
SOB
shortness of breath
spec
specimen
STAT
immediately
SC, SQ, SubQ
subcutaneous
supp
suppository
Sx
symptoms
T&A
tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
tab
tablet
T, temp
temperature
TB
tuberculosis
TID, tid
three times a day
Tx
treatment
UA
urinalysis
UGI
upper gastrointestinal
URI
upper respiratory infection
UTI
urinary tract infection
VA
visual acuity
VD
venereal disease
VF
visual field
s
without
q
every
#
number
ss
one half
P
after
c
with
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foot

inch
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per