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A

Without

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Ac

Before meals

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Acute

Short term

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ADL

Activities of daily living

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Afebrile

Without fever

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Algia

Pain & suffering

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Arteri/o

Artery

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Arthur/o

Joint

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ASA

Wasting away/ without nourishment

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Audi/o

Hearing

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Bid

Twice a day

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Blephar/o

Eyelid

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BM

Bowel movement

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BP

Blood pressure

15

Brady

Slow

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C

With

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C/O

Complains of

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Cardin/o

Cancer

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Cardi/o

Heart

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CBC

Complete blood count

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Cc

Cubic centimeter

22

Cephal/o

Head

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Chole/o

Gallbladder

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Chronic

Long term

25

Cl

Chloride

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CO2

Carbon dioxide

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Col/o

Colon

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Contra

Against

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COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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Cost/o

Ribs

31

CPR

Cardio pulmonary resuscitation

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Crani/o

Skull

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CVA

Cerebrovascular accident (stroke)

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Cyan

Blue/bluish color

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Cyst/o

Bladder

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Cyte

Cell

37

Dermat/o

Skin

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Dipl/o

Double

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DNR

Do not resuscitate

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DOA

Dead on arrival

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DOA

Dead on arrival

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DOB

Date of birth

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Do

Diagnosis

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Dynia

Pain

45

Dys

Painful

46

Ectomy

Surgical removal of

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EEG

Electroencephalogram-graph

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EKG/ECG

Electrocardiogram/electrocardiograph

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Emesis

Vomiting

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Emia

Blood

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Encephal/o

Brain

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Enter/o

Small intestine

53

Epistaxis

Nosebleed

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ER/ED

Emergency room/ emergency department

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Erythr/o

Red

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Febrile

Fever

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RUO

Fever unknown origin

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Fx

Fracture

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Gastr/o

Stomach