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angina
spasmodic, choking pain
bruits
sounds or murmurs heard on auscultation
ectopy
displacement or malposition
hyperlipidemia
elevated levels of fat
I & O
intake and output
JVD
jugular venous distention
mg
milligram
p.o.
by mouth
tachybradycardia
fast and slow heartbeat
turgor
swollen and congested
distal
farthest from the center
dsphagia
difficulty in swallowing
edema
swelling
exudate
accumulation of fluid in a cavity or adjoining tissue
gingiva
gums
kyphosis
humpback
malaise
vague feeling of bodily discomfort
NSAID
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
t.i.d
three times a day
ulcer
open sore or lesion