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BS

breath sounds

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CF

cystic fibrosis

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COPD

chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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PE

pulmonary embolism

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SIDS

sudden infant death syndrome

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TB

tuberculosis

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URI

upper respiratory infection - (common cold)

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PCN

penicillin

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CO2

carbon dioxide

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O2

oxygen

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RT

respiratory therapy

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SOB

short of breath

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DNR

do not resuscitate

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DOA

dead on arrival

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T&A

tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy