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<

less than

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>

greater than

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increase

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decrease

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abn

abnormal

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abd

abdomen

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AP

anteroposterior (x-ray)

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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

posteroanterior (x-ray)

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R, RT

right

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RLQ

rioght 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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