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1

para

number of pregnancies

2

Path

Pathology

3

Pb

lead

4

PBI

Protein Bound Iodine

5

pc

after meals

6

PCA

Patient Controlled Analgesia

7

PCC

Poison Control Center

8

PCP

Patient Care Plan

9

PCT

Patient/Personal care technician

10

PDR

Physician's Desk Reference

11

PE

Physical Exam

Pulmonary Edema

12

PAP

PAPanicolaou Test
(smear)

13

Peds

Pediatrics

14

per

by

through

15

PET

Positron Emission Tomography

16

pH

measure of acidity/alkalinity

17

Pharm

Pharmacy

18

PI

Present Illness

19

PID

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

20

PKU

PhenylKetonUria

21

PM

pm

after noon

22

PMC

Post Mortem Care

23

PMS

PreMenstrual Syndrome

24

PNS

Peripheral Nervous System

25

po

by mouth

26

PO

Phone Order

27

post

posterior

after

28

post-op

after an operation

29

PP

PostPartum (after delivery)

30

PPE

Personal Protective Equipment