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ER

emergency room

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ESRD

end-stage renal disease

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et al.

and other things

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ETHOL

alcohol

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exam

examination

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F

Fahrenheit, female

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FBS

fasting blood sugar

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FDA

Food and Drug Administration

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Fe

iron

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FF

force fluids

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FH

family history

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fld

fluid

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FS

fingerstick

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FSBS

fingerstick blood sugar

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ft

foot

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F/U, f/u

follow-up

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FUO

fever of unknown origin

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FWB

full weight-bearing

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fx

fracture

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FYI

for your information

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GAD

generalized anxiety disorder

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gal

gallon

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GB

gallbladder

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GERD

gastroesophageal reflux disease

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geri chair

geriatric chair