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dil

Dilute, dissolve

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DM

Diabetes mellitus

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DMD

Doctor of Dental Medicine

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DMS

diagnostic medical sonography

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DNA

Deoxyribonucleic acid

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DNR

Do not resuscitate

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DO

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

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DOA

Dead on arrival

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DOB

Date of birth

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DOD

Date of death

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DON

Director of nursing

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DPM

Doctor of podiatrist medicine

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DPT

Diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus

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Dr

Doctor

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dr

Dram, drainage

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DRG

Diagnostic related group

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drg, drsg, dsg

Dressing

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D/S

Dextrose in saline

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DSD

Dry sterile dressing

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DTs

Delirium tremors

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DVM

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

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DW

Distilled water

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D/W

Dextrose in water

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Dx, dx

Diagnosis

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ea

Each

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EBL

Estimated blood loss

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ECG, EKG

Electrocardiogram

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ED

Emergency department

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EEG

Electroencephalogram

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EENT

Eye, ear, nose, throat

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Elix

Elixir

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EMG

Electromyogram

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EMS

Emergency medical services

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EMT

Emergency medical technician

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ENT

Eyes, nose, throat

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EPA

Environmental protection agency

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ER

Emergency room

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ESR

Erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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et, etiol

Etiology (cause of disease)

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Ex, exam

Examination

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Exc

Excision (cutting away)