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Flashcards in Medical Abbreviations Deck (24):
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before meals

ac

2

twice a day

bid

3

at bedtimes

hs

4

after meals

pc

5

when needed

prn

6

every morning

qam

7

immediately

stat

8

3 times a day

tid

9

intra-arterial

IA

10

Intra-muscular

IM

11

Intravenous

IV

12

IV piggy back

IVPB

13

By mouth, orally

po

14

By rectum, rectally

pr

15

Subcutaneous

sc-sq

16

Vaginally

vag

17

before

a

18

after

p

19

with

c

20

sufficient quantity

qs

21

drop

gtt

22

without

s

23

hour

h

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label

Sig