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CA, Ca, ca

Cancer, Carcinoma

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caps

Capsules

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CAT

Computer Axial Tomography

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cc

Cubic Centimeter

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CHF

Congestive Heart Failure

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Cl

Chloride

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cm

Centimeter

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CNS

Central Nervous System

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CO

Carbon Monoxide

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CO2

Carbon Dioxide

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cont

Continued

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COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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CP

Chest Pain

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CPR

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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CQI

Continuous Quality Improvement

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C-Section

Cesarean Section

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CSF

Cerebrospinal Fluid

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CVA

Cerbrovascular Accident (Stroke)

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CXR

Chest X-Ray

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D/C

Discontinue

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D5W

Dextrose 5% in water

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DKA

Diabetic Ketacidosis

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DM

Diabetes Mellitus

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DNA

Deoxyribonucleic Acid

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DNR

Do Not Resuscitate

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DOA

Dead On Arrival

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DP

Dorsalis Pedis

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DPT

Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus

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drsg

Dressing

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Dts

Delirium Tremes