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ARF

acute renal failure

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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CAPD

continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

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CRF

chronic renal failure

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cysto

cystoscopy

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ESRD

end-stage renal disease

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ESWL

extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy

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GFR

glomerular filtration rate

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GU

genitourinary

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HCOsub3

bicarbonate

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HD

hemodialysis

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IC

interstitial cystitis

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IPD

intermittent peritoneal dialysis

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IVP

intravenous pyelogram

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KUB

kidney, ureter, bladder

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LOC

level of consciousness

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NaCl

sodium chloride

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NHsub3

ammonia

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PD

peritoneal dialysis

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PUL

percutaneous ultrasonic lithotripsy

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UA

urinalysis

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UG

urogenital

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UTI

urinary tract infection

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