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Flashcards in Abbreviations Quizzes 10/4-10/11 Deck (42):
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ETOH

Ethyl Alcohol

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ex lap

Exploratory Laparotomy

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FBS

Fasting Blood Sugar

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Fe

Iron

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FeSO

Ferrous sulfate

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FFP

Fresh Frozen Plasma

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fib

Fibrillation

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1AVB

First Degree Atrioventricular Block

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fluoro

Fluoroscopy

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GB

Group Beta Strep

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GFR

Glomerular Filtration Rate

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glu

Glucose

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GN

Graduate Nurse

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gtt

Drop

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GTT

Glucose Tolerance Test

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HH

Home Health

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H&H

Hemoglobin and Hematocrit

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H&P

History and Physical

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HA

Headache

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HbA1C

Glycosylated Hemoglobin

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HCO3

Bicarbonate

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hct

Hematocrit

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HgA1C

Hemoglobin A1C

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hgb

Hemoglobin

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HOB

Head of Bed

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h.s.

Hour of Sleep (bedtime)

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HTN

Hypertension

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hx

History

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I&D

Incision and Drainage

30

I/O

Intake and Output

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ICS

Intercostal Space

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ICU

Intensive Care Unit

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IDDM

Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus

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IM

Intramuscular

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ing

Inguinal

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ihn. th.

Inhalation Therapy

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INR

International Normalized Ratio

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IPPB

Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing

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IS

Incentive Spirometry

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IV

Intravenous

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IVP

Intravenous Pyelogram

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IVPB

Intravenous Piggyback