phlebotomy

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  1. a-, an-
    without
  2. endo-
    inside
  3. epi-
    on, over
  4. iso-
    same
  5. peri-
    around
  6. poly-
    many
  7. deca-
    ten
  8. kilo-
    thousand
  9. deci-
    tenth
  10. centi-
    hundredth
  11. milli-
    thousandth
  12. micro-
    millionth
  13. nano-
    billionth
  14. -ectomy
    surgical removal
  15. -emia
    blood condition
  16. -itis i
    nflammation
  17. -oma
    tumor, growth
  18. -osis
    condition
  19. -pathy
    disease
  20. -penia
    deficiency
  21. -plasty
    shape or form
  22. -stasis
    stopping, control
  23. -stomy
    opening
  24. -tomy
    cut
  25. agglut-
    clump together
  26. arthro-
    joint
  27. hepato-
    liver
  28. necro-
    death
  29. nephr-
    kidney
  30. oste-
    bone
  31. phlebo-
    vein
  32. pneu-,-pnea
    breath
  33. pulmon-
    lung
  34. ren-
    kidney
  35. spleno-
    spleen
  36. thromb-
    clot
  37. tox-, toxico-
    poison
  38. veno-
    vein
  39. AC
    accommodation
  40. AC, ac
    before meals
  41. AD
    right ear (auris dextra)
  42. ad lib
    as desired
  43. adeno-CA
    adenocarcimoma
  44. AE
    above the elbow; adverse effects
  45. AGN
    acute glomerulonephritis
  46. AIDS
    acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  47. AK
    above the knee
  48. ALL
    acute lymphocytic leukemia
  49. AMA
    American Medical Association, against medical advice
  50. AMI
    acute myocardial infarction
  51. AML
    acute myelocytic leukemia
  52. ARDS
    adult respiratory distress syndrome
  53. ASAP
    as soon as possible
  54. BID, bid
    twice a day
  55. BIN, bin
    twice a night
  56. BK
    below the knee
  57. BM
    bowel movement
  58. BP
    blood pressure
  59. Bx
    biopsy
  60. C
    Celsius, centrigade
  61. c
    with
  62. CA, Ca
    cancer
  63. CAD
    coronary artery disease
  64. CAT
    computerized axial tomography
  65. CC
    chief complaint
  66. cc
    cubic centimeter
  67. CGN
    chronic glomerulonephritis
  68. CHF
    congestive heart failure
  69. CLL
    chronic lymphocytic leukemia
  70. cm
    centimeter
  71. CML
    chronic myelocytic leukemia
  72. CNS
    central nervous system
  73. CO 2
    carbon dioxide
  74. COLD
    chronic obstructive lung disease
  75. contra
    against
  76. COPD
    chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  77. CV
    cardiovascular
  78. CVA
    cerebrovascular accident
  79. CVD
    cardiovascular disease
  80. CXR
    chest x-ray; chest radiograph
  81. /d
    per day
  82. D & C
    dilation and curettage
  83. D & E
    dilation and evacuation
  84. DM
    diabetes mellitus
  85. DNA
    deoxyribonucleic acid
  86. DO
    doctor of osteopathy
  87. DPT
    diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus
  88. DVT
    deep vein thrombosis
  89. Dx
    diagnosis
  90. EENT
    eye, ear, nose and throat
  91. ENT
    ear, nose and throat
  92. FHR
    fetal heart rate
  93. FHT
    fetal heart tone
  94. Fx
    fracture
  95. gt, gtt
    drop, drops
  96. HCI
    hydrochloric acid
  97. Hg
    mercury
  98. I & D
    incision and drainage
  99. IM
    intramuscular
  100. kg
    kilogram
  101. KUB
    kidney, ureter, bladder
  102. LAT, lat lateral
  103. LMP
    last mentrual period
  104. OA
    osteoarthritis
  105. OC
    oral contraceptives
  106. od
    once a day
  107. OHS
    open heart surgery
  108. Ortho
    orthopedics;orthopaedics
  109. OS
    left eye (oculus sinister)
  110. os
    mouth
  111. OT
    occupational therapy
  112. O2, OU
    both eyes (oculi unitas)
  113. Pap
    Papanicolaou (smear)
  114. PC, pc
    after meals
  115. ph
    hydrogen ion concentration
  116. PICU
    pulmonary intensive care unit (also pediatric)
  117. PID
    pelvic inflammatory disease
  118. PMP
    previous mentrual period
  119. PO
    orally (per os)
  120. prn
    as required
  121. PVC
    premature ventricular contraction
  122. qd
    every day
  123. qh
    every hour
  124. q2h
    every two hours
  125. QID, qid
    four times a day
  126. qm, qam
    every morning
  127. R
    respiration
  128. RNA
    ribonucleic acid
  129. Rx
    prescription
  130. s
    without
  131. SICU
    surgical intentive care unit
  132. SOS
    if necessary
  133. T & A
    tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
  134. TPR
    temperature, pulse, respiration
  135. ABG
    arterial blood gas
  136. ACE
    angiotensin converting enzyme
  137. ACTH
    adrenocorticotropic hormone
  138. ADH
    antidiuretic hormone
  139. ALP
    alkaline phosphatase
  140. ALS
    amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  141. ALT
    alanine aminotransferase
  142. ANA
    antinuclear antibody
  143. AST
    aspartase aminotransferase
  144. ATP
    adenosine triphosphate
  145. BUN
    blood urea nitrogen
  146. C & S
    culture and sensitivity
  147. CK
    creatine kinase
  148. CSF
    cerebrospinal fluid
  149. CT
    computed tomography
  150. ESR
    erythrocyte sedimentation rate
  151. FSH
    follicle-stimulating hormone
  152. FTA-ABS
    fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test
  153. GGT
    y-glutamyltransferase
  154. GH
    growth hormone
  155. HBsAG
    hepatits B surface antigen
  156. HCV
    hepatitis C virus
  157. IRDS
    infant respiratory distress syndrome
  158. KOH
    potassium hydroxide
  159. MSH
    melanocyte-stimulating hormone
  160. O & P
    ova and parasites
  161. PSA
    prostate-specific antigen
  162. PTH
    parathyroid hormone
  163. RA
    rheumatoid arthritis
  164. SLE
    systemic lupus erythematosus
  165. T3
    triiodothyronine
  166. T4
    thyroxine
  167. TSH
    thyroid-stiumlating hormone
  168. TSS
    toxic shock syndrome
  169. APTT
    activated partial thromboplastin time
  170. AV
    atrioventricular
  171. DIC
    disseminated intravascular coagulation
  172. FDP
    fibrin degradation product
  173. FSP
    fibrin split product
  174. HLA
    human leukocyte antigen
  175. LD
    lactate dehydrogenase
  176. MHC
    major histocompatibility complex
  177. NK
    natural killer
  178. PMN
    polymorphonuclear leukocyte
  179. SCID
    severe combined immune deficiency
  180. SEG
    segmented neutrophil
  181. TIBC
    total iron-binding capacity
  182. t-PA
    tissue plasminogen activator
  183. CLSI
    Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  184. EDTA
    ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
  185. PST
    plasma separator tube
  186. SPS
    sodium polyanetholesulfonate
  187. SST
    serum separator tube
  188. HCG
    human chorionic gonadotropin
  189. RF
    rheumatoid factor

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