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A

assessment

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A&W

alive and well

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CC

chief complaint

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c/o

complains of

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Dx

diagnosis

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FH

family history

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HEENT

head, eyes, ears, nose and throat

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H&P

history and physical

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HPI, PI

history of present illness, present illness

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Hx

history

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IMP

impression

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L&W

living and well

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NAD

no acute distress

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NKA, NKDA

no known allergies, no known drug allergies

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O

objective information

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OH

occupational history

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P

plan (recommendation, disposition)

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PE, Px

physical examination

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PERRLA

pupils equal, round, and reactive to light and accommodation

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PH, PMH

past history, past medical history

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R/O

rule out

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ROS, SR

review of systems, systems review

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S

subjective information

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SH

social history

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Sx

symptom

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UCHD

unusual childhood disease

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WNL

within normal limits

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