Abbreviations 22

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  1. P
    • phosphorus
    • pulse
  2. PA
    • posteroanterior
    • pernicious anemia
    • pulmonary artery
    • physician assistant
  3. PAC
    premature atrial contraction
  4. Pap
    Papanicolaou (test)
  5. para 1, 2, 3, and so on
    unipara, bipara, tripara, and so on (number of viable births)
  6. PAT
    paroxysmal atrial tachycardia
  7. PBI
    protein-bound iodine
  8. pc, p.c.
    after meals
  9. PCL
    posterior cruciate ligament
  10. PCNL
    percutaneous nephrolithotomy
  11. PCO2
    partial pressure of carbon dioxide
  12. PCP
    • Pneumocystis pneumonia
    • primary care physician
  13. PE
    • physical examination
    • pulmonary embolism
    • pressure-equalizing (tube)
  14. PERRLA
    pupils equal, round and reactive to light and accommodation
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