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a.m., AM

morning

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b.i.d. BID

two times per day

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h.s.,

hour of sleep

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noc.

night

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p.m., PM

afternoon

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p.r.n

whenever necessary

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q.

every

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q.2h, q.4h

every 2 hours, every 4 hours

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q.h.

every hour

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q.i.d. QID

four times a day

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stat

immediately

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t.i.d TID

three times a day

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cap(s)

capsule(s)

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tab(s)

tablet(s)

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Bx

biopsy

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CA

cancer

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chemo

chemotherapy

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mets

metastasis

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CBC

complete blood count

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RBC, rbc

red blood cell account

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WBC, wbc

white blood cell count

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WNL

within normal limits