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alk phos

alkaline phosphatase

2

BE

barium enema

3

BILI

bilirubin

4

BM

bowel movement

5

BRBPR

bright red blood per rectum

6

CBD

common bile duct

7

CUC

chronic ulcerative colitis

8

DU

duodenal ulcer

9

EGD

esophagogastroduodenoscopy

10

ERCP

endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography

11

GER

gastroesophageal reflux

12

GERD

gastroesophageal reflux disease

13

GI

gastrointestinal

14

IBD

inflammatory (or irritable) bowel disease

15

LAC

laparoscopic-assisted colectomy

16

IVC

intravenous cholangiogram

17

LAP

laparotomy

18

LFTs

liver function tests

19

NBS

normal bowel sounds

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NG

nasogastric

21

NGT

nasogastric tube

22

NPO

nothing by mouth (nil per os)

23

PEG tube

percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube

24

PEJ tube

percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy tube

25

PTC

percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography

26

PUD

peptic ulcer disease

27

SBO

small-bowel obstruction

28

TPN

total parenteral nutrition

29

an/o

anus

30

append/o
appendic/o

appendix