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Flashcards in Abbreviations (CV) Deck (20):
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AED

Automatic external defibrillator

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AICD

Automated implantable cardioverter-defibrillator

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ASHD

Arteriosclerosis heart disease

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BP

Blood pressure

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CABG

Coronary artery bypass graft

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CAD

Coronary artery disease

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CT

Computed tomography

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CV

Cardiovascular

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CVA

Cerebro vascular accident; costovertebral angle

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EVLT

Endogenous laser therapy; endoluminal laser therapy

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HDL

High-density lipoprotein

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HF

Heart failure

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HTN

Hypertension

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ICD

Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator

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MI

Myocardial infarction

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MVP

Mitral valve prolapse

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PDA

Patent ductus arteriosus

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TIA

Transient ischemic attack

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US

Ultrasound; ultrasonography

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AAA

Abdominal aortic aneurysm

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