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ASAP

as soon as possible

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assist

assistance

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as tol

as tolorated

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A,T,D

admission, transfer, and discharge

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ax

axillary

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BID, b.i.d.

two times a day

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BKA

below-knee amputation

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bld

blood

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BLS

basic life support

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BM

bowel movement

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BP, B/P

Blood pressure

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BPH

benign prostatic hypertrophy

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BPM

beats per minute

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BR

bedrest

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BRP

bathroom privileges

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BSC

bedside commode

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BSE

breast self examination

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C

centigrade, Celsius

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c

with

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Ca/CA

calcium, cancer, carcinoma

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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cal

calorie

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cath

catheter

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CBC

complete blood count

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CBI

continuous bladder irrigation