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P

Plan (SOAP)

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P

Pulse (TPR)

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Parvo

Parvovirus

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pc

Post cibum, after meals

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PCR

Polymerase chain reaction

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PCV

Packed cell Volume

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PD

Polydipsia

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PDA

Patent ductus arteriosus

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PDH

Pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism

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PDQ

Pretty darn quick

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PDR

Physician's Desk Reference

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PE

Physical examination

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PEEP

Positive end-expiratory pressure

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PEG Tube

Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube

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PenG

Procaine penicillin G

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PER

Partial energy requirement

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PH

Pulmonary hypertension

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Pheno

Phenobarbital

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PHx

Past history

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PICC

Peripherally inserted central catheter

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PIP

Peak inspiratory pressure

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PIVKA

Protein induced by vitamin K anatagonism

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PI

Plantar

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PLE

Protein-losing enteropathy

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PLG

Protein-losing glomerulopathy

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PLN

Peripheral lymph node(s)

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PLN

Protein-losing nephropathy

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Plt

Platelet

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PM

Postmortem

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PLR

Pupillary light reponse

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PMI

Point of maximal intensity

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PMN

Polymorphonuclear leukocyte, neutrophil

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PN

Parenteral nutrition

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PNS

Peripheral nervous system

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PO

Per os, by mouth

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POMR

Problem-oriented medical records

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Pos

Positive

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PostOp

Postoperative

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PPA

Phenylpropanolamine

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PPH

Pertinent past history

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ppm

Parts per million

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PPV

Positive pressure ventilation

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PRA

Progressive retinal atrophy

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PRAA

Persistent right aortic arch

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pRBCs

Packed red blood cells

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Pred

Prednisone

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PreOp

Preoperative

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prn

Pro re nata, as needed

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PSGAG

Polysulfated glycosaminoglycans

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PSS

Portosystemic shunt

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PT

Prothrombin time

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PTA

Prior to admission

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PTH

Parathyroid hormone

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PTS

Put to sleep

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PTT

Partial thromboplastin time

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PTU

Propylyhiouracil

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P Tube

Pharyngostomy tube

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PU

Perineal urethrostomy

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PU/PD

Polyuria and polydipsia

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PVC

Premature ventricular contraction

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Px

Prognosis

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Pwd

Powder

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Pyelo

Pyelonephritis

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Pyo

Pyometra

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PZI

Protamine zinc insulin