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Flashcards in Unit 9 Neonatology Deck (35):
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CNA

certified nursing assistant

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ER

emergency room

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ICU

intensive care unit

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obstetrics

OB

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OPD

out- patient department

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OR

operating room

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Peds.

pediatricians

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what does gravida mean

a pregnant women/ preterms births

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G is for gravida, what is P?

para; live births

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DD

due date

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LMP

last menstrual period

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BOW

bag of waters

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C/S and C-section

cesarean section

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NB

newborn

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P/o or PO

post operative

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test the fetal membrane or amniotic fluid that surrounds the unborn child by surgically puncturing and removing this fluid

amnio-centesis

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cephal/o

head, skull

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fet/i or fet/o

fetus

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gravid/o

pregnancy

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embry/o

embryo

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lact/o

milk

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nat/o

birth

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umbilic/o

umbilicus or navel

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par/o

labor, give birth to

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prim/i

first

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pseud/o

false

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micro-

small

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multi-

many

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nulli-

none

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after delivery

postnatal

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before delivery

prenatal

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peri-

around or surrounding

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dystocia

difficult birth

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partum

child birth, labor

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-rrhexis

rupture