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GI

gastrointestinal

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HPV

human papillomavirus

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ht

height

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HTN

hypertension

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H.U.C.

health unit coordinator

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Hx

history

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hyper

above normal, to fast, rapid

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hypo

low, less than normal

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IBD

irritable bowel disease

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IBS

irritable bowel syndrome

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IICU

intermediate intensive care unit

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ICU

intensive care unit

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ID

identification

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I&D

incision and drainage

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i.e.

that is

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IM

intramascular

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In

inch

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inc

incontinent

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inf

inferior

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I&O

intake and output

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IQ

intelligence quotient

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irr., irrig.

irrigation

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isol

isolation

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I.V., IV

intravenous