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ac

before meals

ad lib

as desired

alt noc

alternate nights

bid

twice a day

cc

cubic centimeter

Dx

diagnosis

gt

one drop

gtt

two or more drops

hs

hours of sleep

non rep

do not repeat

NPO

nothing by mouth

OTC

over the counter

pc

after meals

prn

as needed

q2h

every two hours

qd

once a day / every day

qid

four times a day

qod

every other day

qam

every morning

qhs

every night

Sig

label as follows / directions

SOB

shortness of breath

sl

under the tongue

ss

one half

tab

tablet

ung

ointment

tid

three times a day

RLQ

right lower quadrant

WNL

within normal limits

STAT

immediately

hx

history

abd

abdomen

GI

gastrointestinal

F.D.A.

food and drug administration

LE

left eye

CNS

central nervous system

DOB

date of birth

GYN

gynecology

rtn

return

RUQ

right upper quardrant

TPR

temp, pulse, reps

HEENT

hearing, eyes, ears, nose, throat

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