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  1. aa



    Note: Line over a's
    Each
  2. AAMA
    American Association of Medical Assistants
  3. AAP
    American Academy of Pediactrics
  4. AAPC
    American Academy of Professional Coders
  5. ab
    Abortion
  6. abd
    Abdomen
  7. ABE
    Acute Bacterial Endocarditis
  8. ABG
    Arterial Blood Gasses
  9. ABHES
    Accrediting Bureau of Health Education
  10. ABO
    Blood Groups
  11. abs
    Absent
  12. ac
    Before Meals and Acute
  13. ACAP
    Alliance of Claims Assistance Professionals
  14. ACIP
    Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
  15. ACOG
    American Collage of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  16. ACTH
    Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
  17. ADA
    Americans with Disabilities Act
  18. ADHA
    Attention Deficit Hyperacttivity Disorder
  19. ADL
    Activities of Daily Living
  20. adlib
    As Desired
  21. adm
    Admission
  22. AED
    Automated External Difibrillator
  23. AEP
    Alpha Fetal Protion
  24. AHD
    Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease           or

     Atherosclerotic Heart Disease
  25. AHDI
    Association for Heathcare Documentation Integrity
  26. AHIMD
    American Health Information Management Association
  27. AIDS
    Acquired Immunadeficiency Syndrome
  28. alb
    Albumin
  29. AM
    Before Noon
  30. AMA
    American Medical Association
  31. AMI
    Acute Myocardial Imfarction
  32. amt
    Amount
  33. AMT
    American Medical Technologists
  34. AMTIE
    American Medical Technologists Institute for Education
  35. ant
    Anterior
  36. ante
    Before
  37. A&P
    • Anterior & Posterior
    • Auscultation & Palpation
    • Auscultation & Percussion
  38. APC
    Ambulatory Payment Classifications
  39. aq
    Water
  40. A/R
    Accounts Recievable
  41. ARDS
    Acute or Adults Respitory Distress Syndrome
  42. ARU
    Automated Routing Unit
  43. ASA
    Acetylsalicylic Acid
  44. ASAp
    As Soon As Possible
  45. ASC
    Atypical Squamous Cell
  46. ASCAD
    Arteriosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease
  47. ASCUS
    Atypical Squamous Cell of Uncertain Significance
  48. ASCASCVD
    Ateriosclerotuic Cardiovascular Disease

    Artherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
  49. A & W
    Alive and Well
  50. Ba
    Barium
  51. BaE
    Barium Enema
  52. BBB
    Bundle Branch Block
  53. BC
    Birth Control
  54. BCP
    Birth Control Pill
  55. BC/BS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
  56. BE
    Bacterial Endocarditis
  57. Bid
    Twice Daily
  58. bil
    Bilaterial
  59. BM
    Basal Metabolisim

    Bowel Movement
  60. BMI
    Body Mass Index
  61. BMR
    Basal Metabolism Rate
  62. BNA
    Budget Neutrality Adjuster
  63. BP
    Blood Pressure
  64. BPH
    Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
  65. BS
    Blood Sugar

    Bowel Sounds

    Breath Sounds
  66. BSA
    Body Surface Area
  67. BSL
    Blood Sugar Level
  68. BSN
    Bowel Sounds Normal
  69. BSO
    Bilaterial Salpingo-oophorectomy
  70. BSR
    Blood Sedimentation Rate
  71. BUN
    Blood Urea Nitrogen
  72. BW
    Below Waist

    Birth Weight

    Body Weight
  73. BX
    Biopsy
  74. C
    Celsius

    Centigrade
  75. C


    Note: Line above C.
    With
  76. Cl
    First Cervical Vertabra
  77. CA
    Cancer

    Carcinoma
  78. ca
    Calcium
  79. CAAHEP
    Commssion on Accdreditation of Allied Health Education Program
  80. CAD
    Coronary Artery Disease
  81. CAHD
    Coronary Arterioscleratic Heart Disease
  82. caps
    Capsules
  83. CAM
    Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  84. CAT
    Computerized Axial Tomography
  85. CBC
    Complete Blood Count
  86. cc
    Cheif Complain
  87. CCA
    Certified Coding Assistant
  88. CCMA
    Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
  89. CCP
    Certification Continuation Program
  90. CCR
    Continuity of Care Record
  91. CCS
    Certified Coding Specialist
  92. CCS-P
    Certified Coding Specialist-Physician-Based
  93. CCU
    Coronary Care Unit
  94. C&D
    Cystoscopy and Dilation
  95. CDC
    U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Provention
  96. CE
    Continuing Education
  97. cerv
    Cervical

    Cervix
  98. CEU
    Continuing Education Unit
  99. CF
    Conversion Factor
  100. CHAMPVA
    Civilian Health and Mental Program of the Veterans Administration
  101. CHD
    Childhood Disease

    Congential Heart Disease

    Congestive Heart Disease

    Coronary Heart Disease
  102. CHEDDAR
    Cheif Complaint, History, Examination, Details of Problem, Drugs and Dosage, Assesment, Return Visit if Needed
  103. CHF
    Congestive Heart Failure
  104. CHO
    Carbohydrate
  105. CIN
    Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia
  106. ck
    Check
  107. Cl
    Chlorine
  108. cldy
    Cloudy
  109. Clia
    Clinical Labratory Improvement Amendments
  110. cm
    Centimeter
  111. CMA
    Certified Medical Assistant
  112. CMAA
    Certified Medical Administrative Assistant
  113. CMAS
    Certified Medical Administrative Specialist
  114. CME
    Continuing Medical Education
  115. CMR
    Cardiac magnetic Resonance
  116. CMS
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
  117. CMT
    Certified Medical Transcriptionist
  118. CNS
    Centeral Nervous System
  119. C/O
    Complains of
  120. CO2
    Carbon Dioxide
  121. COB
    Coordination of Benifits
  122. COPD
    Chronic Obstruction Pulmonary Disease
  123. CPC
    Certified Professional  Coders
  124. CPC - A
    Certified Professional Coders- Apprentice
  125. CPC-H
    Certified Professional Coders-Hospital
  126. CPC-HA
    Certified Professional Coders - Hospital Apprentice
  127. CPR
    Cardopulmonary rescuscitation
  128. CPT
    Current Procedural Terminology
  129. CPU
    Centeral Processing Unit
  130. CRB
    Curriculum Review Board
  131. crit
    Hematocrit
  132. CS
    Cerbrospinal

    Cesarean Section
  133. C&S
    Culture and Sensitivity
  134. CSF
    Cerebrospinal Fluid
  135. CT
    Computerized Tomography
  136. CVA
    Cerebrovascular Accident
  137. CVE
    Capule Video Endoscopy
  138. CVP
    Centeral Nervous Pressure
  139. CVS
    Chronic Villus Sampling
  140. cx
    Cervix
  141. CXR
    Chest X-Ray
  142. cysto
    Cystoscopic Examination

    Cystoscopy
  143. DACUM
    Developing a Curriculum
  144. DC
    Doctor of Chiropracty
  145. D&C
    Dilation and Curettage
  146. DDS
    Doctor of Dentistry
  147. DEA
    U.S. Drug Inforcement Agency
  148. dec
    Decrease
  149. DEERS
    Defense Enrollment Eligible reporting System
  150. del
    Delivery
  151. DES
    Diethylstilbestrol
  152. DHHS
    U.S. Department of Health and Humen Services
  153. diab
    Diabetic
  154. diag
    Diagnosis
  155. diff
    Differentral White Blood Cell Count
  156. dil
    Dilute
  157. disc
    Discontinue
  158. disp
    Dispense
  159. Dm
    Diabetes Mellitus
  160. DNA
    Deoxyribonucleic Acid

    Does Not Apply
  161. DNR
    Do Not Resuscitate
  162. Do
    Doctyor of Osteopathy
  163. DOA
    Date of Birth
  164. DOD
    Date of Death
  165. DOE
    Dyspena on Exertion
  166. dos
    Dosage
  167. DPI
    Dry Powder Inhaler
  168. DPM
    Doctor of Pediatric Medicine
  169. DPT
    Diphtheria, Pertussis, and Tetanus
  170. DR
    Delivery Room
  171. Dr
    Doctor
  172. DREs
    Diagnosis-Related Groups
  173. DS
    Discharge Summary
  174. DSD
    Dry Sterile Dressign
  175. dsg
    Dressing
  176. Dt
    Delirium Tremens
  177. STR
    Deep Tendon Reflex
  178. D&V
    Diarrhea and Vomiting
  179. DW
    Distilled Water
  180. D/W
    Dextrose in water
  181. dx
    diagnosis
  182. ea
    Each
  183. EBV
    Epstem-Barr Virus
  184. ECG
    Electrocardiogram

    Echoencephalogram
  185. E.coli
    Escherichia coli
  186. ECT
    Electoconvulsive Therapy

    Electronic Claims Transmission
  187. EPC
    Estimated Date of Confinement or Expected date of Confinement
  188. EDD
    Estimated Date of Delivery or Expected Date of Delivery
  189. EEG
    Electroencephalogram
  190. EENT
    Eyes, Ears,Nose, and Throat
  191. e.g.
    For Example
  192. EHR
    Electronic Health Record
  193. EKG
    Electrocardiogram
  194. elix
    Elixir
  195. E-mail
    Electronic Mail
  196. EMG
    Electromyography
  197. EMR
    Electronic Medical record
  198. EMS
    Emergency Medical Services
  199. ENT
    Ear, Nose, and Throat
  200. EOB
    Explanation of Benefits
  201. eos
    eosinophil
  202. EPA
    Environmental Prtection Agency
  203. EPCA-2
    Early Prostate Cancer Antigen-2
  204. EPO
    Exclusive Provider Organization
  205. eq
    Equivalent
  206. ER
    Emergency Room
  207. ERT
    Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  208. ESR
    Erytheocyte Sedimentation Rate
  209. EST
    Electroshock Therapy
  210. exam
    Examination
  211. ext
    Extract
  212. F
    • Fahreheit
    • Female
  213. FAS
    Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  214. fax
    Facsimile
  215. FBS
    Fasting Blood Sugar
  216. FDA
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  217. FECA
    Federal Employees Compensation Act Program
  218. FH
    Family History
  219. FHR
    Fetal Heart Rate
  220. FHS
    Fetal Heart Sound
  221. Fl
    Fluid
  222. Fl oz
    Fluid Ounce
  223. FMP
    First Minstrual Period
  224. FP
    Family Practice
  225. Freq
    Frequent
  226. FSH
    Follicle-Stimulating Hormone
  227. ft
    Foot
  228. FTA
    Flurescent Treponemal Antibody
  229. FTP
    File Transfer Protocol
  230. Fx
    Fracture
  231. G
    Gravida
  232. g
    Gram
  233. GB
    Gallbladder
  234. GC
    Gonococcus

    Gonorrhea
  235. GERD
    Gastroesophagal Reflex Disease
  236. Gl
    Gastrointestinal
  237. gm
    Gram
  238. GP
    Gerneral Practice
  239. GPCI
    Geographic Practice Cost Index
  240. gr
    Grain
  241. grav
    Pregnancy
  242. GTH
    Gonadotropic Hormone
  243. GTT
    Glucose Tolerance Test
  244. gtt (s)
    Drop, Drops
  245. GU
    Genitourinary
  246. GYN
    Gynecology
  247. h
    Hour
  248. HAI
    Healthcare-Associated Infection
  249. HBP
    High Blood Pressure
  250. HCFA
    U.S. Health Care Financing Administration
  251. hCG
    Human Chorionic Gonadotrropia
  252. HCI
    Hydrochloric Acid
  253. HCPCS
    Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System
  254. Hct
    Hematocrit
  255. HCVD
    Hypertensive Cardiovascular Disease
  256. HEENT
    Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose, Throat
  257. HEPA
    High-Efficiency Particulate Air
  258. Hgb
    Hemoglobin
  259. H&H
    Hemoglobin adnd Hematocrit
  260. HIPPA
    Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
  261. HMO
    Health Maintenance Organization
  262. H/O
    History of
  263. H2O
    Water
  264. H&P
    History and Physical
  265. HPI
    History of Present Illness
  266. HPV
    Human Papillomavirus
  267. HR
    Human Resources
  268. HRS
    Healthcare Reimbursment Specialist
  269. HRT
    Hoemone Replacement Therapy
  270. HSV1
    Herpes Simplex Virus 1
  271. HSV 2
    Herpes Simplex Virus 2
  272. HT
    Hormone Therapy
  273. ht
    Height
  274. hx
    History
  275. Hz
    Hertz
  276. ICCU
    Intensive Coronary Care Unit
  277. ICD-9-CM
    International Classification of Disease, 9th Revision, Clinical Modification
  278. ICU
    Intensive Care Unit
  279. ID
    Intradermal
  280. I&D
    Incision and Drainage
  281. IDS
    Integrated Delivery System
  282. IM
    Internal Medicine

    Intramuscular
  283. imp
    Impression
  284. inf
    Infusion
  285. inj
    Injection
  286. I&O
    Intake and Output
  287. IOM
    Institute of Medicine
  288. IPA
    Independent Physician Association
  289. IPV
    Intimate Partner Violence
  290. IPPB
    Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing
  291. IPPS
    Inpatient Prospective Payment System
  292. ISP
    Internet Service Provider
  293. IUD
    Intrauterine Device
  294. IV
    Intravenous
  295. IVF
    In Vetro Fertilization
  296. IVP
    Intravenous Pyelogram
  297. JAAMT
    Journal of the American Association for Medical Transcription
  298. JAMA
    Journal of the American Medical Association
  299. jt
    Joint
  300. k
    Potssium
  301. kg
    Kilogram
  302. KOH
    Potassium Hydroxide
  303. KUB
    Kidney,Ureter, and Bladder
  304. kv
    Kilovolt
  305. L
    Left

    Liter
  306. l
    Length
  307. LA
    Left Atrium

    Lactic Acid
  308. L&A
    Light and Accommodation
  309. lab
    Laboratory
  310. lac
    Laceration
  311. LAN
    Local Area Network
  312. lap
    Laparotomy
  313. lat
    Lateral
  314. lb
    Pound
  315. LBBB
    Left Bundle Branch Block
  316. LDL
    Low-Density Lipopretein
  317. LE
    Lupus Erythematosus
  318. LEEP
    Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure
  319. liq
    Liquid
  320. LLQ
    Lower Left Quadrant
  321. LMP
    Last Menstrual Period
  322. LP
    Lumbar Puncture
  323. LRQ
    Lower Right Quadrant
  324. LUQ
    Left Upper Quadrant
  325. L&W
    Living and Well
  326. Lymphs
    Lymphocytes
  327. M
    Male
  328. m
    Meter
  329. MA
    Medical Allowable
  330. MBCD
    Management by Coaching and Development
  331. MBCE
    Management by Competitive Edge
  332. MBDM
    Management by Decicion Models
  333. MBP
    Management by Performance
  334. MBS
    Management by Style
  335. MBWA
    Management by Wandering Around
  336. MBWS
    Management by Working Simplification
  337. MCHC
    Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin and Read Cell Indices
  338. MCO
    Managed Care Organization
  339. MCV
    Mean Corpuscular Volume and Red Cell Indices
  340. MD
    Doctor of Medicine

    Muscular Dystrophy
  341. MDI
    Metered Dose Inhaler
  342. MDR
    Minimum Daily Requirement
  343. med
    Medicine
  344. mEq/L
    Milliequivalent Per Liter
  345. MFS
    Medicare Fee Schedule
  346. mg
    Milligram
  347. MH
    Marital History

    Medical history

    Menstural History
  348. MHx
    Medical History
  349. MI
    Maturation Index

    Myocardial Infraction
  350. mL
    Milliliter
  351. mm
    Millimeter
  352. mm3
    Cubic Millimeter
  353. mm Hg
    Millimeters of Mercury
  354. MMR
    Measles, Mumps, and Rubella
  355. MOM
    Milk of Magnesia
  356. mono
    Mononucleosis
  357. MP
    Menstrual Period
  358. MRC
    Medical Reserve Corps
  359. MRI
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  360. MRIA
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging Angiography
  361. MRSA
    Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
  362. MS
    Mitral Stenosis

    Multiple Sclerosois
  363. MSDS
    Material Safety Data Sheets
  364. MSHA
    Mine Safety and health Administration
  365. MT
    Medical Technologist

    Mecical Transciptionist
  366. multip
    Multipara
  367. MVP
    Mitral Valve Prolapse
  368. NA
    Not Applicable
  369. NaCI
    Sodium Chloride
  370. NACP
    National Association of Claims Assistance Professional
  371. narc
    Narcotic
  372. NB
    Newborn
  373. NCAI
    National Coalition for Adult Immunization
  374. N/C
    No Complaints
  375. ND
    Doctor of Naturopathy
  376. NEBA
    National Electronic Billers Alliance
  377. NEC
    Not Elsewhere Classified
  378. neg
    Negative
  379. NG
    Nasogastric
  380. NGU
    Nongonococcal Urethritis
  381. NHA
    National Heathcareer Association
  382. NIDDM
    Noninsulin-Deendent Diabetes Mellitus
  383. NL
    Normal Limits
  384. NMP
    Normal Menstrual Period
  385. noct
    At Night
  386. Non-PAP
    Nonparticipating Provider
  387. non rep
    Do Not Repeat
  388. NOS
    Not Otherwise Specified
  389. NPI
    National Provider Identification
  390. NPO
    Nothing By Mouth
  391. NR
    No Refill

    Nonreactive

    Normal Range
  392. NS
    Nonspicific

    Normal Saline

    Not Significant

    Not Sufficient
  393. N&T
    Nose & Throat
  394. N&V
    Nausea and Vomiting
  395. NVD
    Nausea, Vomiting, and Diarrhea
  396. O
    Oral

    Oxygen
  397. O2
    Oxygen
  398. OB
    Obstetrics
  399. OB-GYN
    Obstetrics - Gynecology
  400. OC
    Office Call

    On Call

    Oral Contraceptive
  401. occ
    Occasionally
  402. OCR
    Office of Civil Rights

    Optical Character Reader
  403. OGTT
    Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  404. OM
    Office Manager
  405. OOB
    Out of Bed
  406. OP
    Outpatient
  407. O&P
    Ova and Parasites
  408. OPIM
    Other Potentially Infectious Material
  409. OPPS
    Outpatient Prospective Payment System
  410. OPV
    Oral Poliovaccine
  411. OR
    Operating Room

    Operative Report
  412. ortho
    Orthopedics
  413. os
    Mouth
  414. OSHA
    U.S. Occupational Saftey and Health  Administration
  415. OT
    Occupational Therapist

    Occupational Therapy
  416. OTC
    Over The Counter
  417. OURQ
    Outer Upper Right Quadrant
  418. OV
    Office Visit
  419. OWCP
    Office Workers Compensation Program
  420. oz
    Ounce
  421. P
    Phosphorus

    Pulse
  422. P&A
    Percussion and Auscultation
  423. PA
    Physician Assistant

    Posteroanterior
  424. PAC
    Phenacetin, Aspirin, and Codiene

    Premature Atrial Contraction
  425. PACS
    Picture Archiving and Communications System
  426. PAP
    Papanicolaou (Smear, Test)
  427. PAR
    Participating Provider
  428. para
    Number of Pregnancies
  429. Para 1
    Primira
  430. PAT
    Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardic
  431. path
    Pathology
  432. PBI
    Protien-Bound Iodine
  433. pc
    After Meals
  434. PC
    Personal Computer
  435. PCA
    Patient-Controlled Analgesic
  436. PCC
    Posion Control Center
  437. PCN
    Penicillin
  438. PCP
    Primary Care Physician
  439. PCR
    Polymerase Chain Reaction
  440. PCV
    Packed Cell Volume
  441. PDA
    Personal Digital ASSISTANT
  442. PDR
    Physician Desk Reference
  443. PE
    Physical Education
  444. peds
    Pediatrics
  445. PEG
    Pneumoencephalography
  446. PERRLA
    Pupils Equal, Round, Regualar, React to Light, and Accommodation
  447. PET
    Positron Emission Transmission or Tomography
  448. PH
    Past History

    Personal history

    Public Health
  449. pH
    Hydrgen in Concentration
  450. PHI
    Protected Helth Information
  451. PHO
    Physician-Hospital Organization
  452. PI
    Prsent Illness

    Pulmonary Infraction
  453. PID
    Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  454. PKU
    Phenylketonuria
  455. PM
    • Afetr Noon
    • Post Mortem
  456. PMN
    Polymorphonuclear Neutrophils
  457. PMP
    Past Menstrual Period
  458. PMS
    Premenstrual Syndrome
  459. PNC
    Penicillin
  460. PO
    Postoperative
  461. po
    By Mouth
  462. POB
    Placeof Birth
  463. POLST
    Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment
  464. POMR
    Problem-Oriented Medical record
  465. pos
    Positive
  466. poss
    Possible
  467. postop
    Postoperative
  468. PP
    Present Problem

    Postprandial
  469. PPB
    Positive Pressure Breathing
  470. PPBS
    Postprandial Blood Sugar
  471. PPD
    Purified Protien Derivative
  472. PPO
    Prefered Provider Organization
  473. preop
    Preoperative
  474. primip
    Woman Bearing First Child
  475. prn
    As the Occasion arises, as necessary
  476. procto
    Proctoscopy
  477. prog
    Prognosis
  478. PROM
    Premature Rupture of Membranes
  479. pro-time
    Prothrombin Time
  480. PRSP
    Penicillin- Resistant Streptococus Pneumonia
  481. PSA
    Prostate-Specific Antigen
  482. PSRO
    Professional Standards Review Organization
  483. PT
    Physical Therapy

    Prothrombin Time
  484. pt
    Patient
  485. PTA
    Prior to Admission
  486. PTT
    Partial Thromboplastin Time
  487. pulv
    Powder
  488. PVC
    Premature Ventricular Contraction
  489. px
    Physical Examination

    Prognosis
  490. q
    Each

    Every
  491. q AM
    Every Morning
  492. QA
    Quality Assurance
  493. qh
    Every Hour
  494. q (2,3,4)h
    Every 2,3, or 4 hours
  495. qid
    Four Times a Day
  496. QISMC
    Quality Improvement System for Managed Care
  497. qns
    Quanity Not Sufficient
  498. qs
    Of Sufficiant Quality
  499. qt
    Quart
  500. R
    Registration

    Right
  501. Ram
    Random Acces Memory
  502. RBC
    Red Blood Count
  503. RBC/hpf
    Red Blood Cells Per High Power Field
  504. RBCM
    Red Blood Cell Mass
  505. RBCV
    Red Blood Cell Volume
  506. RERVs
    Resource-Based Relative Value Scale
  507. REM
    Rapid Eye Movement
  508. resp
    Respiration
  509. Rh
    Rhesus (factor)
  510. Ph-
    Rhesus Negative
  511. RH+
    Rhesus Positive
  512. RHD
    Rheumatic Heart Disease
  513. RLQ
    Right Lower Quadrant
  514. RMA
    Registered Medical Assistant
  515. RNA
    Ribonucleic Acid
  516. R/O
    Rule Out
  517. ROA
    Received on Account
  518. ROM
    Range of Motion

    Read-Only Memory
  519. ROS
    Review of System
  520. ROTA
    Rotavirus
  521. RT
    Radiation Therapy
  522. RUQ
    Right Upper Quadrant
  523. RVUs
    Relative Vlaue Units
  524. Rx
    Prescription
  525. S
    Subject Data (POMR)
  526. s

    Note:  Line Over S.
    Without
  527. S &A
    Sugar and Acetone (urine)
  528. SA
    Sinoatrial
  529. SARS
    Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
  530. SBE
    Shortness of Breath on Exertion

    Subacute bacterial Endcarditis
  531. SE
    Standard Error
  532. sed rate
    Sedimentation Rate
  533. segs
    Segmented Neutrophils
  534. seq
    Sequela
  535. SF
    Scarlet Fever

    Spinal Fluid
  536. SG
    Specific Gravity
  537. SH
    Social History
  538. SIDS
    Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
  539. sig
    Instructions, Directions
  540. sigmoid
    Sigmoidoscopy
  541. SIL
    Squamous Interepithelial Lesion
  542. SMA 12/60
    Sequentail Multiple Analyzer (12-test serum profile)
  543. SOAP
    Subjective, Objective, Assesment, Plan,
  544. SOAPER
    Subject, Obective, Assement, Plan, Education, Response
  545. SOB
    Shortness of Breath
  546. SOF
    Signature on File
  547. sol
    Solution
  548. solv
    Solvent
  549. SOMR
    Source-Oriented Medical Record
  550. SOP
    Standard Operating Procedure
  551. SOS
    If necessary
  552. spec
    Specimen
  553. sp gr
    Secific Gravity
  554. spant ab
    Spontaneous Abortion
  555. SR
    Sedimentation Rate
  556. SS
    Signs and Symptoms
  557. ss

    Note: line over ss
    One - half
  558. SSI
    Supplement Security Income
  559. Staph
    Staphylococcus
  560. stat
    Immediately
  561. STD
    Sexually Transmitted Diease
  562. Strep
    Streptococcus
  563. subq
    subcutaneous
  564. supp
    Suppository
  565. surg
    Surgery
  566. sx
    Signs

    Symptoms
  567. sym
    Symptoms
  568. syr
    Syrup
  569. T
    Temperature
  570. T3
    Tri-Iodothyronine
  571. T4
    Thyroxine
  572. T&A
    Tonsillectomy and Adrenoidectomy
  573. tab
    Tablet
  574. TAT
    Temporal Artery Thermometer
  575. TB
    Turberculosis

    Tuberculosis
  576. TBS
    The Bethesda System
  577. tbs
    Tablespoon
  578. TC
    Throat Culture

    Tissue Culture

    Total Capacity

    Total Cholesterol
  579. TENS
    Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulator
  580. TFTC
    Task Force for Test Construction
  581. ther
    Therapy
  582. therap
    Therapeutic
  583. TIA
    Transient Ischemic Attack
  584. tid
    Three Times A Day
  585. tinct
    Tincture
  586. TLC
    Tender Loving Care
  587. TMJ
    Temporomandibular Joint
  588. tap
    Topically
  589. TOPV
    Trivalent Oral Poliovirus Vaccine
  590. TP
    Total Protein
  591. TPI
    Treponema Pallidum Immobilization Test
  592. TPMS
    Total Practice Management System
  593. TPN
    Total Parenteral Nutrition
  594. TPR
    Temperature, Pulse, And Resperation
  595. tr
    Triglycerids
  596. trig
    Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone
  597. tsp
    Teaspoon
  598. TSS
    Toxic Shock Syndrome
  599. TUR
    Transurethral Resection
  600. tus
    Cough
  601. T&X
    Type and Cross Match
  602. UA
    Urinalysis
  603. UB04
    Uniform Bill 04
  604. UCG
    Urinary Chorionic Gonadotropia
  605. UCHD
    Usual Childhood Disease
  606. UCR
    Usual, Customary, Reasonable
  607. ULQ
    Upper Left Quadrant
  608. ung
    Ointment
  609. UNICEF
    United Nations International Childrens Emergency Unit
  610. UR
    Utilization review
  611. urg
    Urgent
  612. URI
    Upper Respiratory Infection
  613. URL
    Uniform Resource Locator
  614. urol
    Urology
  615. URQ
    Upper Right Quadrant
  616. URT
    Upper Respiratory Tract
  617. URTI
    Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
  618. USB
    Universal System Bus Port
  619. USMLE
    United States Medical Licensing Examination
  620. USP
    United States Pharmacopoeia
  621. UT
    Urinary Tract
  622. UTI
    Urinary Tract Infection
  623. UV
    Ultraviolet
  624. vac
    Vaccine
  625. vag
    Vagina

    Vaginal
  626. VD
    Venereal Disease
  627. VDRL
    Venereal  Disease Research Laboratory
  628. VIS
    Vaccine Information Statement
  629. vit
    Vitamin
  630. vit cap
    Vital Capacity
  631. vol
    Volume
  632. VoIP
    Voice  Over Internet Protocol
  633. VRE
    Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus
  634. VRS
    Voice Recognition Software
  635. VS
    Vital Signs
  636. WAN
    Wide Area Network
  637. WBC
    White Blood Count
  638. WC
    White Cell
  639. WDWN
    Well Developed, Well Nourished
  640. WHO
    World Health Organization
  641. WN
    Well Nourished
  642. WNF
    Well-Nourished Female
  643. WNL
    Within Normal Limits
  644. WNM
    Well-Nourished Male
  645. Wo
    Written Order
  646. w/o
    Without
  647. wt
    Weight
  648. WVE
    Wireless Video Endoscopy
  649. x
    Multiply by
  650. XDRTB
    Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
  651. XR
    X-Ray
  652. YOB
    Year of Birth
  653. yr
    Year
  654. OD
    Right Eye
  655. OS
    Left Eye
  656. OU
    Both Eyes
  657. A.D.
    Right Ear
  658. A.S.
    Left Ear
  659. AU
    Both Ears

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