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Ab, AB

abortion

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AFP

alpha fetoprotein

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ARM, AROM

artificial rupture of membranes

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ART

assisted reproductive technology

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BSE

breast self-examination

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BSO

bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy

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BWS

battered woman syndrome

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C section, CS

Cesarean section

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CVS

chorionic villus sampling

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Cx

cervix

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D&C

dilation & curettage

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D&E

dilation & evacuation

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DUB

dysfunctional uterine bleeding

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ECC

endocervical curettage

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EDC

estimated date of confinement

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EDD

estimated date of delivery

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EFM

electronic fetal monitor

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ERT

estrogen replacement therapy

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FHR

fetal heart rate

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FHT

fetal heart tone

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FTND

full term normal delivery

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GDM

gestational diabetes mellitus

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GIFT

gamete intrafallopian transfer

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grav

pregnancy

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GYN

gynecology

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HDN

hemolytic disease of the newborn

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HRT

hormone replacement therapy

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HSG

hysterosalpingography

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IDM

infant of a diabetic mother

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IUD

intrauterine device

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IUFD

intrauterine fetal distress

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IUP

intrauterine pregnancy

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IVF

in vitro fertilization

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L&D

labor & delivery

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LDRP

labor, delivery, recovery, postpartum

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LMP

last menstrual period

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NB

newborn

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ND

normal delivery

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OB

obstetrics

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OB / GYN

obstetrics & gynecology

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OCP

oral contraceptive pills

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Pap smear

Papanicolaou smear

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para

number of viable births

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PID

pelvic inflammatory disease

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PIH

pregnancy induced hypertension

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PMS

premenstrual syndrome

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POU

placenta, ovary, uterus

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SAB

spontaneous abortion

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SVD

spontaneous vaginal delivery

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TAb, TAB

therapeutic abortion

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TAH

total abdominal hysterectomy

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TOP

termination of pregnancy

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TSS

toxic shock syndrome

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UC

uterine contractions

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VH

vaginal hysterectomy

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ZIFT

zygote intrafallopian transfer