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b.i.d.
twice daily
t.i.d
three times daily
q.i.d.
four times daily
q4hr
every four hours
hs
hours of sleep
stat
immediately, at once
nr
(non rep) not to be repeated
po
by mouth
ASHD
arteriosclerotic heart disease
ASCVD
arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease
BPH
benign prostatic hypertrophy
CA
cancer
CAD
coronary artery disease
CHF
congestive heart failure
COPD
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CVA
cerebrovascular accident
DM
diabetes mellitus
HTN
hypertension
MI
myocardial infarction
PVD
peripheral vascular disease
STD
sexually transmitted disease
ABG
arterial blood gases
BE
barium enema
-esis
condition; state of
fibro-
fibers; fibrous tissue
fluor-
luminous
-fusion
pour; meeting or joining together through liquidification
gastro-
stomach
geno-
producing
-genesis
act of reproducing
-globin
protein
-globulin
protein
glosso-
tongue
gluco-
sugar
-graph
instrument used to record
(radiograph)
-graphy
process of recording
(radiography)
hemo-
blood
hemato-
blood
hemi
half
hepato-
liver
hystero-
uterus
idio-
individual or distinct
intra-
within
-itis
inflammation
-ium
structure; tissue
immuno-
safe; protection
iso-
equal
jejuno-
jejunum
keto-
ketones
-kinesia
movement
kerat-
hard; cornea
lacrimo-
tear