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Ba

Barium

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BE

barium enema

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BS

bowel sound

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GB

gallbladder

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GERD

gastroesophageal reflux disease

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GI

gastrointestinal

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GTT

glucose tolerance test

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HCl

hydrochloric acid

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IBS

irritable bowel syndrome

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LES

lower esophageal sphincter

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NG

nasogastric

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NPO

not by mouth

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O & P

ova & parasite

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pc

post-cibum (after meals)

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PP

postprandial (after meals)

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PUD

peptic ulcer disease

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TPN

total parenteral nutrition

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UGI

upper gastrointestinal