Medical terminology T2.txt

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Medical terminology T2.txt
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  1. KUB
    Kidney ureter bladder x-ray
  2. CXR
    Chest x-ray
  3. US
    Ultrasound
  4. CT
    Computed tomography (cat scan)
  5. EKG
    Electrocardiogram
  6. EEG
    Electroencephalogram
  7. ASA
    Acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin)
  8. PCN
    Penicillin
  9. DNR
    Do not resuscitate
  10. NC
    Nasal cannula
  11. O^2
    Oxygen
  12. PT
    Prothrombin time *or* physical therapy
  13. RT
    • Respiration therapy
    • Recreational therapy
    • Radiation therapy
  14. OT
    Occupational therapy
  15. Na
    Sodium
  16. K
    Potassium
  17. ER
    Emergency
  18. ED
    Emergency department
  19. OR
    Operating room
  20. PACU
    Post Anastasia care unit
  21. UC
    Uterine contraction
  22. CP
    Cerebral palsy *or* chest pain
  23. SO
    Standing order *or* significant other
  24. IM
    Intramuscular
  25. IVDA
    Intravenous drug abuse
  26. TB
    Tuberculosis
  27. MS
    Multiple sclerosis
  28. OBS
    Observation *or* organic brain syndrome
  29. CHI
    Closed head injury
  30. STAT
    Immediately (stratum)
  31. ASAP
    As soon as possible
  32. I & O
    Intake and output
  33. ac
    Before meals (ante cibum)
  34. pc
    After meals
  35. GI
    Gastrointestinal
  36. GIB
    Gastrointestinal bleed
  37. NG
    Nasogastric
  38. NGT
    Nasogastric tube
  39. HS
    At bedtime
  40. VS
    Vital signs
  41. BP
    Blood pressure
  42. Bpm
    Beats per minute
  43. TPR
    Temperature, pulse, respirations
  44. I & D
    Incision and drainage
  45. ABG
    Arterial blood gas
  46. ROM
    Range of motion
  47. Ad lib
    As desired (Ad libitum)
  48. DVT
    Deep vein thrombosis
  49. CPR
    Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  50. LOS
    Length of stay
  51. LOA
    Leave of absence
  52. STD
    Sexually transmitted disease
  53. WNL
    Within normal limits
  54. Bx
    Biopsy

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