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injection
inj
internal
int.
inversion
inv
interphalangeal
IP
internal rotation
IR
intravenous
IV
joint range of motion
JROM
joint
jt
left
L
first lumbar vertebra
L1
fifth lumbar vertebra
L5
light and accommodation
L&A
lateral
lat
pound
lb
low back pain
LBP
lateral collateral ligament
LCL
low-density lipoprotein
LDL
lower extremity
LE
large
lg
leg length discrepancy
LLD
left lower extremity
LLE
left lower quadrant
LLQ
loss of consciousness
LOC
lumbrosacral
LS
left upper extremity
LUE
male
M
muscle
m
maximum
max
metacarpal
MC
medial collateral ligament
MCL
medical doctor
MD
medial
med
medications
meds
moist heat
MH
minimal
min
minimum
min
milliliters
ml
millimeter
mm
manual muscle test
MMT
metacarpal-phalangeal
MP
magnetic resonance imaging
MRI
normal
N
not applicable
N/A
negative
neg
non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
NIDDM
no known allergies
NKA
no known drug allergies
NKDA
night
noc
nothing by mouth
NBM
nonsteroidal anti-
inflammatory drug
NSAID
nonweight bearing
NWB
objective
O:
observation
obs
open reduction internal fixation
ORIF
orthopedics
ortho
over the counter
OTC
after
P
post
P
poor
P
plan
P:
pain
P+
pain absent
P-
posterior anterior
PA
after meals
pp
posterior cruciate ligament
PCL
plantar flexion / dorsiflexion
P/D flex
by
per
through
per
by mouth
p.o
pupils, equal, round, reactive
to light
PERRL
past history
P.H.
physical
phys
proximal interphalangeal joint
PIP
afternoon
p.m.
past medical history
PMH