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anthrac
black
arter
artery
glyc
sugar
arthr
joint
asthm
shortness of breath
calc
calcium
carb
carbon
cyan
blue
derm
dermat
skin
gastr
stomach
gluc
sugar
gynec
female
mast
breast
necr
dead
ocul
eye
ped
child
pelvi
pelvis
uter
uterus
acet
vinegar, acid, sharp
adip
fat
alb
white
alg
pain
cardi
heart
chron
time
long
andr
male
corp
body
cervic
neck
cervix
radi
radiation
x-ray
pyr
fever, fire
morph
shape, dream
morb
sick
bucc
inside of cheek
cyt
cell
edem, edema
excess fluid in the tissues
optic
eye
blast
sprout; immature cell
aur
hear
aud, audit
hear
neur
nerve
nat
birth
mens
moon; month
immun
safe from
hyster
metr
uterus
hyster
metr
uterus
hem
blood
bronch
bronchus (pathway from the windpipe)
phleb
vein
muscul
mouse, muscle
ichthy
fishy, scaly
enter
intestine
hepat
liver
lymph
water, lymph
myc
fungus
esth
esthesi
perception
cephal
head; expansion
encephal
brain
brachi
arm
erythr
red
onc
tumor, mass
plasm, plas
molded, formation
strept
wavy, twisted chain
vert
turn
pneum
pneumat
breath, air
aden
gland
cerebr
brain
mal
bad
micro
small
mono
one
post
behind, after
pre
before, infront
quadri
four
ectomy
removal of, cut out
iatry
treatment
ism
condition, state
cillin
penicillin
g
gram
gr
grain
h
hr
hour
lb
pound
mL
millileter
qs
quantity sufficient
qsad
to make quantity sufficient
stat
immediatly
tbsp
tablespoon
tsp
teaspoon
bs
bloodsugar
hbp
high blood pressure
uti
urinary tract infection
wbc
white blood cell
cap
capsule
fl
fluid
fl oz
fluid ounce
inj
injection
iv
intravenous
ivp
intravenous push
ivpb
intravenous piggy back
oint
ointment
o/w
oil in water
supp
suppository
syr
syrup
tab
tablet
ntg
nitroglycerin
ac
before meals
ad lib
freely
am
before noon
bid
twice a day
thyr
thyroid
vas
blood vessel
ur
urine
pharmac
sorcery, poison, drug
nas
nose
cyst
bladder
coagul
clot
pod, ped
foot
my
muscle
chir
hand
carcin
crab, cancer
axill
armpit
noct
at night
q
every
qd
every day
qh
every hour
q3h
every 3 hours
tiw
3 times a week
wk
week
c with a line over it
with
comp
compound
daw
dispense as written
d/c
discharge, discontinue
post
behind, after
dil
dillute
disp
dispence
non rep, nr
do not repeat
O2
oxygen
PBO
prescribed brand only
Rx
take
s with a line over it
without
sig
write on label
ut dict, ud
as directed
w/o
without
y/o
years old
triangle
change
gr
grain
nephr
kidney
mening
membrane around the brain and spinal cord
ten, tend
stretch
stom, stomy
mouth, surgical opening
pleur
lining surrounding lungs
angi
vessel
scler
hard
staphyl
cluster of grapes
soma
body
troph, trop
growing, nourish, develope
thorac
chest
tympan
eardrum
psych
spirit, mind
spasm
drawing tight
rhin
nose
intra
within, inside, during
macro
large
mega
large
para
beside, to the side of, wrong
peri
around
iso
equal, same
poly
many
pro
before, infront
pseudo
false
emesis
vomiting
emia
condition of the blood
iasis
abnormal condition
itis
inflammation
ium
tissue
ize
makes a verb
lepsy
seizure
logy
study of, reasoning about
oma
tumor
path, pathy
disease, suffering
pepsia
digestion
plasty
reshaping, repair of
rhea
discharge, flow
scope
device to view with one's eye
stomy
surgical opening
tomy
cut
vudine
antiviral
vir
antiviral
triptyline
tricylic anti depressant
triptan
migrane drug
tidine
H 2 blocker
sulfa
sulfonamide antibacterial
statin
cholesterol lowering drug
gtt
drop(s)
mg
milligram
D5NS
5% dextrose in Normal Saline solution
DW
distilled water
D5W
5% dextrose in water
D10W
10% dextrose in water
elix
elixir
NS
normal saline
(0.9% sodium chloride)
1/2 NS
half strength normal saline
(0.45%)
NTG
nitroglycerin
RL, R/L
Ringer's Lactate (solution)
susp
suspension
SWFI
sterile water for injection
TPN
total parenteral nutrition
APAP
acctaminophen
ASA
aspirin
hc
hydrocortisane
bp
blood pressure
semide
loop diuretic
profen
steroid anti-inflammatory
olone
steroid anti-inflammatory
cart
steroid anti-inflammatory
pril
ACE inhibitar
olol
beta blocker
nitr
coronary vasodiator
sub
under, beneath
tachy
rapid
trans
across, behond, through
-ac
pertaining to
-algia, -algesia
pain
-cide
Killer
-dipsia
thirst
-myein
macrolide antibiotic
flox
quinobne antibatie
estro
estrogen hormone
-cycline
tetracycline antibiotic
-conatole
antifungal
cod
narcotic analgesic
cef
cefp
ceph
cephalosporin antibiotic
-caine
local anesthetic
barb
barbiturate
-azosin
vasodilator
-azepam
benzodiazepine
aa
of each
ad
up to, so as to make
c
celsius
cc
cubic centimeter (mL)
T
temperature
Bm
bowel movement
CHF
congestive heart failure
HA
headache
N + V, N/V
nausea and vomiting
sct
sickle-cell trait
sob
shortness of breath
uri
upper respiratory infection
vs
vital signs
amp
ampule
aq
water
D5LR
5% dextrose in lactated Ringer's solution
ss (with line over)
one-half