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C.S.

Central Supply

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CSF

cerebrospinal fluid

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CVA

cerebrovascular accident; stroke

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CVP

central venous pressure

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CVS

cardiovascular system

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CXR

chest x-ray

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DAT

diet as tolerated

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DJD

degenerative joint disease

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DKA

diabetic ketoacidosis

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DM

diabetes mellitus

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DNR

do not resuscitate

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DO

doctor of osteopathy

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DOA

dead on arrival

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DOB

date of birth

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DON

director of nursing

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Dr.

doctor

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DRG

diagnostic related group

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drsg

dressing

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DVT

deep vein thrombosis

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Dx/ dx

diagnosis

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ECG / EKG

electrocardiogram

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ED

emergency department

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EENT

eye, ear, nose, and throat

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e.g.

for example

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EMS

emergency medical services