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Flashcards in Module 7 Medical Abbreviations Deck (24):
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AHD

Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease

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ADL

Activities of daily living

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B/b

Blunt/blunt

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BSA

Body surface area

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Bx

Biopsy

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CAD

Coronary artery disease

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CHF

Congestive heart failure

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CT

Computerized tomography

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E

Equivalent

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Exam

Examination

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FEF

Forced expiration flow

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FEV

Forced expiration volume

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FVC

Forced vital capacity

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GI

Gastrointestinal

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IVP

Intravenous pyelogram

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KUB

Kidneys, ureters, bladder

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MRI

Magnetic resonance imaging

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NVD

Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea

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OOB

Out of bed

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PPE

Personal protective equipment

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S/s

Sharp/sharp

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S/b

Sharp/blunt

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SLR

Straight leg raises

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URI

Upper respiratory infection