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  1. EEG
    Electroencephalogram
  2. ENT
    Ear, nose, and throat
  3. ETOH
    Ethanol (alcohol)
  4. FBS
    Fasting blood sugar
  5. FUO
    Fever of unknown origin
  6. G tube
    Gastric tube (a tube in the stomach)
  7. GB
    Gall bladder
  8. GERD
    Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  9. GSW
    Gun shot wound
  10. GU
    Genitourinary
  11. gtts
    drops
  12. HA
    Headach
  13. hct
    Hematocrit
  14. HEENT
    Head, ear, eyes, nose, throat
  15. hgb
    Hemoglobin
  16. h/o
    History of
  17. HPI
    History of present illness
  18. hs
    Bedtime
  19. HTN
    Hypertension
  20. I&O
    Intake and output
  21. ICU
    Intensive care unit
  22. ICP
    Intracranial pressure
  23. ID
    Infectious disease
  24. IM
    Intramuscular
  25. IO
    Intraosseous
  26. IV
    Intravenous
  27. LFT
    Liver function tests
  28. LLQ
    Left lower quadrant
  29. LOC
    Level of consciousness
  30. LP
    Lumbar puncture
  31. LUQ
    Left upper quadrant
  32. LV
    Left ventricle
  33. MI
    Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
  34. MRI
    Magnetic resonance imaging
  35. MS (3 defn)
    • Mitral stenosis
    • multiple sclerosis
    • musculoskeletal
  36. MVR
    Mitral valve replacement
  37. NAD
    No apparent distress
  38. NC
    Nasal cannula
  39. NG, NGT
    Nasogastric tube
  40. NKA/NKDA
    No known allergies/No known drug allergies
  41. NPO
    Nothing by mouth
  42. NSAID
    Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
  43. N/V
    Nausea/vomiting
  44. OA
    Osteoarthritis
  45. OD (2 defn)
    Right eye or overdose
  46. OOB
    Out of bed
  47. OS
    Left eye
  48. OU
    Both eyes
  49. O2
    Oxygen
  50. PAD
    Peripheral artery disease
  51. path
    Pathology
  52. pc
    After meals
  53. P (with a line over it)
    After

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