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Flashcards in Chapter 17.11: Abbreviations Pertaining to Obstetrics Deck (26):
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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: AB?

abortion

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: CPD?

cephalopelvic disporportion

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: CS; C-section; C-S?

cesarean section

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: CVS?

chorionic villus sampling

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: DOB?

date of birth

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: EDC?

expected date of confinement

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: FHS?

fetal heart sound

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: G?

gravid

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: HCG?

human chorionic gonadotropin

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: NB?

newborn

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: Ob; OB?

obstetrics

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: P?

para

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What is the meaning of the abbreviation: UC?

uterine contractions

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What abbreviation means: abortion?

AB

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What abbreviation means: cephalopelvic disporportion?

CPD

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What abbreviation means: cesarean section?

CS; C-section; C-S

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What abbreviation means: chorionic villus sampling?

CVS

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What abbreviation means: date of birth?

DOB

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What abbreviation means: expected date of confinement?

EDC

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What abbreviation means: fetal heart sound?

FHS

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What abbreviation means: gravid?

G

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What abbreviation means: human chorionic gonadotropin?

HCG

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What abbreviation means: newborn?

NB

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What abbreviation means: obstetrics?

Ob; OB

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What abbreviation means: para?

P

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What abbreviation means: uterine contractions?

UC

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