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Down, Below, Less, Decrease, Lower

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Down, Below, Less, Decrease, Lower

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Up, Above, More, Increase, Higher

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>

Greater Than

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Less Than

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~

Approximately

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Change

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Before

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Abd

Abdomen, abdominal

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Abx

antibiotics

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AMS

altered mental status

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AMA

against medical advice

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AOM

acute otitis media (new ear infection)

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ASA

acetylsalicylic acid (aspriin)

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BID

twice daily

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Bilat LE

bilateral lower extremetieis

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BM

bowel movement

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BP

blood pressure

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c

with

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CA

cancer, carcinoma

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CBC

complete blood count (bloodwork to look for infection o anemia)

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CT or CAT

computerized assisted tomography

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CP

chest pain

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C-section

caesarean section

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CSF

cerebrospinal fluid

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CXR

chest x-ray

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c/o

complains of

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C-Spine

cervical spine

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DM

diabetes mellitus

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DP

dorsalis pedis (pulse taken on top of the foot)

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Dx

diagnosis

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Dz

disease

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EKG/ECG

electrocardiogram

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EtOH

alcohol

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FHx

family history

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Fx

fracture

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GI

gastrointestinal

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G/P/Ab

gravida/para/abortion

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GU

genitourinary

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Up, Above, More, Increase, Higher

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>

Greater Than

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Less Than

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~

Approximately

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Change

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Before

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Abd

Abdomen, abdominal

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Abx

antibiotics

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AMS

altered mental status

49

AMA

against medical advice

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AOM

acute otitis media (new ear infection)

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ASA

acetylsalicylic acid (aspriin)

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BID

twice daily

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Bilat LE

bilateral lower extremetieis

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BM

bowel movement

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BP

blood pressure

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c

with

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CA

cancer, carcinoma

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CBC

complete blood count (bloodwork to look for infection o anemia)

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CT or CAT

computerized assisted tomography

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CP

chest pain

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C-section

caesarean section

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CSF

cerebrospinal fluid

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CXR

chest x-ray

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c/o

complains of

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C-Spine

cervical spine

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DM

diabetes mellitus

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DP

dorsalis pedis (pulse taken on top of the foot)

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Dx

diagnosis

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Dz

disease

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EKG/ECG

electrocardiogram

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EtOH

alcohol

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FHx

family history

73

Fx

fracture

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GI

gastrointestinal

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G/P/Ab

gravida/para/abortion

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GU

genitourinary