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AER
AIR
ANGI
VESSEL
ARTERI
ARTERY
ARTHR
JOINT
BILI
BILE
BRONCH
BRONCHUS
CARDI
HEART
DERM
SKIN
FIBRIN
FIBER
HEM
BLOOD
HEMAT
BLOOD
HEPAT
LIVER
LIP
FAT
NEPHR
KIDNEY
PATH
DISEASE
PHLEB
VEIN
PULMON
LUNG
REN
KIDNEY
SCLER
HARD
THROMB
CLOT
VAS
VESSEL
VEN
VEIN
ANISO-
UNEQUAL
CYAN
BLUE
DYS
DIFFICULT
ENDO
WITHIN, IN
ERYTHR
RED
EXTRA
OUTSIDE
HETERO
DIFFERENT
HOMO
SAME
TRI-
THREE
-AC, -AL
PERTAINING TO
-ALGIA
PAIN
-ar, -ary
pertaining to
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove a fluid
-emia
blood condition
-gram
recording, writing
-rhage
bursting forth
-lysis
breakdown, separation
-oma
tumor
-osis
condition
-oxia
oxygen level
-penia
deficiency
-pnea
breathing
-spasm
twitch, involuntary muscle movement
-stasis
stopping, controlling, standing
-tomy
cutting, incision
ABGs
arterial blood gases
ABO
blood group system
ALL
acute lymphocytic leukemia
ALT
alanine transaminase (liver)
AML
acute myelocytic leukemia
AST
aspartate aminotransferase (liver)
ASO
antistreptolysin O
bili
bilirubin
BUN
blood urea nitrogen
Ca
calcium
CBC
complete blood count
cc
cubic centimeter
CK
creatine kinase
CML
chronic myelogenous leukemia
CNS
central nervous system
CO2
Carbon Dioxide
crit
hematocrit
CSF
cerebrospinal fluid
CVA
cerebrovascular accident (stroke)
DIC
disseminated intravascular coagulation
diff
differential count of white blood cells
Dx
diagnosis
EBV
Epstein Barr Virus
ECG
electrocardiogram
EKG
electrocardiogram
Eos
eosinophils
ESR
erythrocyte sedimentation rate (sed rate)
FBS
fasting blood sugar
Fe
iron
FSH
folicle stimulating hormone
FUO
fever of unknown origin
gluc
glucose
Gm, gm, g
gram
GTT
glucose tolerance test
h
hour
Hb, Hgb
hemoglobin
HbsAg
hepatitis B surface antigen
HBV
hepatitis B virus
HCG
human chorionic gonadotropin
Hct
hematocrit
HDL
high density lipoprotein
h.s.
at bedtime (hora somni)
IM
intramuscular
IVP
intravenous pyelogram
K+
potassium
LD/LDH
lactic dehydrogenase
LDL
low density lipoprotein
lymphs
lymphocytes
lytes
electrolytes
MI
myocardial infarction
mL
milliliter
mono
monocyte
Na
sodium
NPO
nothing by mouth (nulla per os)
O&P
ova and parasite
Path
pathology
pH
hydrogen ion concentration (measure of acidity)
PKU
phenylketonuria
PP
after a meal (postprandial)
PRN, prn
as necessary
PT
prothrombin time
PTT
partial thromboplastin
QNS
QUANTITY NOT SUFFICIENT
RA
RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
RBC
RED BLOOD CELL/COUNT
R/O
RULE OUT
RPR
RAPID PLASMA REAGIN
Rx
PRESCRIPTION
s ===
without
Sed Rate
erythrocyte sedimentation rate
segs
segmented white blood cells
SGOT, SGPT
LIVER
Staph
sTAstaphylococcus
Strep
streptococcus
T3, T4
Thyroid test
T & C
type and crossmatch
TIBC
total iron binding capacity
Trig
triglycerides
TSH
thyroid stimulating hormone
UA, ua
urinalysis
URI
upper respiratory infection
UTI
urinary tract infection
VDRL
venereal disease research laboratory
WBC, wbc
white blood cell
wd
wound