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AB, Ab, ab

antibody; abortion

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AI

artificial insemination

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BSE

breast self examination

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CA

cancer, chronological age, cardiac arrest

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D&C

dilatation (dilation) and curettage

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DUB

dysfunctional uterine bleeding

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FSH

follicle stimulating hormone

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G

gravida (pregnant)

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GC

gonococcus (Neisseria gonorrhoeae)

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GYN

gynecology

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HRT

hormone replacement therapy

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HSG

hysterosalpingography

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HSV

herpes simplex virus

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IUD

intrauterine device

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LH

luteinizing hormone

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LMP

last menstrual period

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LSO

left salpingo-oophorectomy

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OCPs

oral contraceptive pills

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Pap

Papanicolaou test

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PID

pelvic inflammatory disease

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PMP

previous menstrual period

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PMS

premenstrual syndrome

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RSO

right salpingo-oophorectomy

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STD

sexually transmitted disease

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TAH

total abdominal hysterectomy

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TRAM

transverse rectus abdominus muscle

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TVH

total vaginal hysterectomy

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VD

venereal disease

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CPD

cephalopelvic disproportion

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CS, C-section

cecarean section

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CVS

chorionic villus sampling

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CWP

childbirth without pain

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FECG, FEKG

fetal electrocardiogram

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FHR

fetal heart rate

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FHT

fetal heart tone

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FTND

full term normal delivery

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IUGR

intrauterine growth rate;
intrauterine growth retardation

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IVF-ET

in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer

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LBW

low birth weight

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NB

newborn

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OB

obstetrics

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para 1, 2, 3 and so on

unipara, bipara, tripara (number of viable births)

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UC

uterine contractions

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