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less than

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>

greater than

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(arrow up)

increase

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(arrow down)

decrease

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abn

abnormal

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abd

abdomen

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AP

anteroposterior

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CXR

chest x ray

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L, LT

left

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LAT

lateral

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LLQ

left lower quadrant

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LUQ

left upper quadrant

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PA

posterioranterior (xray)

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R,RT

 

right

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RLQ

right lower quadrant

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RUQ

right upper quadrant

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trans

transverse

 

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HPI

history of present illness

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postop

postoperative

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preop

preoperative

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prep

prepare for

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GM, gm

gram

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MG

milligram

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coronal plane

(Frontal)

divides body into front and back

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-ior

pretaining to

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