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BM

bowel movement

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EGD

esophagogastroduodenoscopy

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ERCP

endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography

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GERD

gastroesophageal reflux disease

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IBD

inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis)

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LFTs

liver function tests-alk phos, bilirubin, AST, ALT

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NPO

nothing by mouth (Lati nil per os)

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PUD

peptic ulcer disease