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ADL

activities of daily living

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AOD

arterial occlusive disease

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ANS

autonomic nervous system

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AS

arteriosclerosis

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ASCVD

arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease

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ASHD

arterioslcerotic heart disease

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C1-C8

cervical spine nerve pairs

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CABG

coronary artery bypass graft

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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c-section

cesarean section

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EMG

electromyogram

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HA

headache, hearing aide

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Hct

hematocrit

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HDL

high-density lipoproteins

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Hgb

hemoglobin

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IV

intravenous

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L1-L5

lumbar spinal nerve pairs

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MD

muscular dystrophy, medical doctor

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MFT

muscle function test

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MI

myocardial infarction

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MS

multiple sclerosis, morphine sulfate

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NVS

neurologic vital signs

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OCD

obsessive compulsive disorder

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PND

paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea, postnasal drip

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PNS

peripheral nervous system

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protime, pt

prothrombin time

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PT

physical therapy

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ROM

range of motion

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S1-S5

sacral spinal nerve pairs

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SOB

shortness of breath

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T1-T12

thoracic spinal nerve paris

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TENS

transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation