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less than

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>

greater than

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increase

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decrease

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abn

abnormal

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adn

abdomen

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ap

anteroposterior (x-ray)

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CXR

chest xray

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L, LT

left

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LAT

lateral

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LLQ

left lower quadrent

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LUQ

Left upper Quadrent

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>

greater than

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(arrow up)

increase

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(arrow down)

decrease

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abn

abnormal

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adn

abdomen

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ap

anteroposterior (x-ray)

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CXR

chest xray

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L, LT

left

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LAT

lateral

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LLQ

left lower quadrent

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LUQ

Left upper Quadrent

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PA

posterioranterior (xray)

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R, RT

right

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RLQ

Right lower quadrent

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RUQ

Right upper quadrent

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trans

transverse

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HPI

History of present illness

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postop

post operation

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preop

pre operation

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prep

prepare for

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Gm

gram

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mg

miligram