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Cx

cervix

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D&C

dilation and curettage

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FSH

follicle-stimulating hormone

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GU

genitourinary

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GYN, Gyn, gyn

gynecology

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hCG, HCG

human chorionic gonadotropin

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HRT

hormone replacement therapy

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LH

luteinizing hormone

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LMP

last menstrual period

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NIH

national institutes of health

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Pap

papanicolaou smear, stain, or test

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PID

pelvic inflammatory disease

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PMS

premenstrual syndrome

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PSA

prostate-specific antigen

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RPR

rapid plasma reagin test (for syphilis)

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STD

sexually transmitted disease

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TAH

total abdominal hysterectomy

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TSS

toxic shock syndrome

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TUMT

transurethral microwave thermotherapy

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TUNA

transurethral needle ablation

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TURP

transurethral resection of the prostate

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VDRL

venereal disease research laboratories

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BPH

benign prostatic hyperplasia

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