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CABG
Coronary Artery Bypass
CAD
Coronary Artery Disease
CHF
Congestive Heart Failure
CVA
Cerebral Vascular Accident
DVT
Deep Vein Thrombosis
HTN
Hypertension
IDDM
Insulin Dependent diabetes mellitus
PVD
Peripheral Vascular disease
S/P
status post
TIA
transient ischemic attack
ad lib
as desired
amb.
ambulatory
B.R.P
bathroom priveleges
cath
catheritization
dsg.
dressing
FBS
fasting blood sugar
Hgb
hemoglobin
H and H
hemoglobin and hematocrit
h202
hydrogen peroxide
OOB
OUT OF BED
P.R.N
WHEN NECESSARY
P.T.
PHYSICAL THERAPY

PROTIME
R/O
RULE OUT
Sp. Gr.
SPECIFIC GRAVITY
TPR
TEMPERATURE PULSE RESPIRATION
V.S.
VITAL SIGNS
ac
BEFORE MEALS
c
WITH
CBR
COMPLETE BED REST
Cl
CLIENT
gtts
drops
LMP
last menstrual period
I.M.
intramuscularly
IVP
IV push
mod, nil
moderate, none
pc
after meals
NS
normal saline
per
by or through
pt
patient
s
without
Unit
unit of measure
VO
verbal order
WNL
within normal limits
arthro
joint
brachio
arm
chole-
bile
cysto-
bladder
colp-
vagina
dys-
painful
ecto-
outside
entero-
intestine
gloss-
tongue
gyne-
woman
hepato-
liver
hydro-
water
hypo-
deficient
lapar-
abdomen
myelo-
bone marrow
neuro-
nerve
orchid-
testes
pan-
all
para-
beside
phleb-
vein
post-
behind
pneumo-
pulm-
lung
pyo-
pus
retro-
backward
rhin-
nose
salphingo-
tube
stoma-
mouth
sub-
below
supra-
above
thrombo-
clot
trans-
across
vas-
vessel
viscera-
organ
-algia
pain
-centesis
puncture
-ectasis
-enlargement
-emia
blood
-gram
picture
-itis
inflammation
-megaly
enlarged
-lysis
breakdown
-osis
disease, condition
-ostomy
surgical opening
-otomy
incision
-pathy
disease
-penia
deficiency
-plasty
plastic surgery
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhagia
hemorrhage
-rrhea
flowing
-sarcoma
tumor, cancer
-sclerosis
hardening
-scope
picture
-spasm
contraction