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AFP
alpha-fetoprotein - high levels in amniotic fluid of fetus or maternal serum indicate increased risk of neurologic birth defects in the infant.
D&C
dilation (dilatation) and curettage
multip
multipara; multiparous
primip
primipara; primiparous
TAH-BSO
total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
BPH
benign prostatic hyperplasia (also called benign prostatic hypertrophy)
DRE
digital rectal examination
HSV
herpes simplex virus
PSA
prostate-specific antigen
STD
sexually transmitted disease
STI
sexually transmitted infection
TRUS
transrectal ultrasound (examination); test to assess the prostate and guide precise placement of a biopsy needle
TURP
transurethral resection of the prostate