OB Terminology

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Exam 1 OB terms and abbreviations study guide
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  1. VBAC
    Vaginal Birth After C section
  2. C/S
    CESAREAN SECTION
  3. MI
    MEMBRANES IN TACT
  4. ROM
    RUPTURES OF MEMBRANES
  5. PROM
    PREMATURE RUPTURE OF MEMBRANES
  6. PPROM
    PRETERM PREMATURE RUPTURE OF MEMBRANES
  7. SROM
    SPONTANEOUS RUPTURE OF MEMBRANES
  8. AROM
    ARTIFICIAL RUPTURE OF MEMBRANES
  9. UC'S
    UTERINE CONTRACTIONS
  10. PTL
    PRE TERM LABOR
  11. GR
    GRAVIDA

    NUMBER OF TIMES A WOMAN HAS BEEN PREGNANT
  12. P
    PARA

    NUMBER OF LIFE INFANTS/BIRTHED BY A WOMAN
  13. AB
    ABORTION
  14. SAB
    SPONTANEOUS ABORTION
  15. TAB
    THERAPEUTIC ABORTION
  16. LMP
    LAST MENSTURAL PERIOD
  17. EDD OR EDC
    • ESTIMATED DATE OF DELIVERY
    • OR ESTIMATED DATE OF CONFINEMENT
  18. SGA
    SMALL FOR GESTATIONAL AGE
  19. LGA
    LARGE FOR GESTATIONAL AGE
  20. NTD
    NEURAL TUBE DEFECT
  21. FHR OR FHT
    • FETAL HEART RATE
    • FETAL HEART TONE
  22. BPM
    BEATS PER MINUTE
  23. OA
    OCCIPUT ANTERIOR
  24. OP
    OCCIPUT POSTERIOR
  25. CPD
    CEPHALO-PELVIC DISPROPORTION

    Fetal head size that is too large to fit through the maternal pelvis at birth
  26. LDRP
    LABOR, DELIVERY, RECOVERY AND POSTPARTUM
  27. NST
    NON STRESS TEST

    looks for acceleration/deceleration of fetal heart rate
  28. CST
    CONTRACTION STRESS TEST
  29. BTL
    BILATERAL TUBAL LIGATION
  30. EFM
    ELECTRONIC FETAL MONITORING
  31. IUPC
    INTRAUTERINE PRESSURE CATHETER

    Device placed into the amniotic space during labor to measure the strength of uterine contractions
  32. IUGR
    INTRAUTERINE GROWTH RETARDATION
  33. UPI
    UTERO-PLACENTAL INSUFFICIENCY

    Decreased ability of the placenta to exchange oxygen, carbon dioxide, nutrients and waste products properly between the maternal and fetal circulations
  34. PIT
    PITOCIN
  35. PP
    POSTPARTUM
  36. MEC
    MECONIUM
  37. FTP
    FAILURE TO PROGRESS
  38. NSVD
    NORMAL SPONTANEOUS VAGINAL DELIVERY
  39. US
    ULTRASOUND
  40. AFP
    ALPHA FETAL PROTEIN

    Plasma protein produced by the fetus
  41. AFI
    AMNIOTIC FLUID INDEX
  42. HCG
    HUMAN CHORIONIC VILLUS SAMPLING

    Used to test prenatally for chromosomal or genetic disorders
  43. BPP
    BIO-PHYSICAL PROFILE

    • Used to evaluate fetus during the antepartum period based on 5 variables...
    • HR
    • Breathing,
    • Movements
    • Gross body movements
    • Muscle Tone
    • Amniotic Fluid
  44. GDM
    GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS
  45. PIH
    PREGNANCY INDUCED HYPERTENSION
  46. AP
    ANTEPARTUM

    Period of pregnancy prior to the onset of labor
  47. ANT
    ANTE-NATAL TESTING

    Diagnostic tests performed on a baby prior to birth
  48. 1FB/2FB
    FUNDUS IS ONE/TWO FINGER BREATHS BELOW UMBILICUS

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