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What does the abbreviation AAHA mean

American animal hospital association

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What does the abbreviation ac mean

Before meals

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What does the abbreviation AHT mean

Animal health technician

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What does the abbreviation AI mean

Artificial insemination

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What does the abbreviation amt mean

Amount

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What does the abbreviation aq mean

Water

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What does the abbreviation ASAP mean

As soon as possible

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What does the abbreviation ASPCA mean

American society for the prevention of cruelty to animals

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What does the abbreviation AV mean

Atrioventricular

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What does the abbreviation AVMA mean

American veterinary medical association

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What does the abbreviation BAR Mean

Bright alert and responsive

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What does the abbreviation BM mean

Bowel movement

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What does the abbreviation bpm mean

Beats per minute

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What does the abbreviation BUN mean

Blood urea nitrogen

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What does the abbreviation BW mean

Body weight

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What does the abbreviation Bx mean

Biopsy

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What does the abbreviation c, c mean

With

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What does the abbreviation cal mean

Small calorie (0.001 kilocalorie)

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What does the abbreviation Cal mean

Large calorie (1.0 kilocalorie)

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What does the abbreviation CBC mean

Complete blood count

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What does the abbreviation cc mean

Cubic centimeter (ml)

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What does the abbreviation ck mean

Check

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What does the abbreviation cm mean

Centimeter

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What does the abbreviation CM or NM mean

Neutered male

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What does the abbreviation CNS mean

Central nervous system

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What does the abbreviation conc mean

Concentration

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What does the abbreviation cont mean

Continue

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What does the abbreviation CPR mean

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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What does the abbreviation CRT mean

Capillary refill time

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What does the abbreviation CSF mean

Cerebrospinal fluid

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What does the abbreviation c-section mean

Cesarean section

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What does the abbreviation cv or cvs

Cardiovascular or cardiovascular system

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What does the abbreviation CVT mean

Certified veterinary technician

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What does the abbreviation ddx mean

Differential diagnoses (plural)

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What does the abbreviation decr mean

Decrease

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What does the abbreviation diff mean

Differential

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What does the abbreviation dil mean

Dilute

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What does the abbreviation DNA mean

Deoxyribonucleic acid

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What does the abbreviation dob mean

Date of birth

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What does the abbreviation dvm mean

Doctor of veterinary medicine

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What does the abbreviation dx mean

Diagnosis

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What does the abbreviation ECG or EKG mean

Electrocardiogram

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What does the abbreviation EDTA mean

Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid

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What does the abbreviation EEG mean

Electroencephalogram

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What does the abbreviation Efa mean

Essential fatty acids

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What does the abbreviation em mean

Electron microscope

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What does the abbreviation emg mean

Electromyogram

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What does the abbreviation eod mean

Every other day

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What does the abbreviation er mean

Emergency room