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Medical Core Abb. #1-30

Medical Core Abbreviations and Meanings #1-30 (R.O.P)
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abd
abdomen
ad lib
as desired
ADD
Attention Deficit Disorder
AED
Automated External Defibrillator
ADL
Activities of Daily Living
aka
also known as
amb
ambulating, ambulatory
am
morning
amt
amount
as tol
as tolerated
ax
axillary
b.i.d.
twice daily
bld
blood
Bm
Bowel movement
BP
Blood Pressure
BR
Bed Rest
BSE
Breast Self Examination
CA.
Cancer
CABG
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
c
with
cath
catheter
CBR
Complete Bed Rest
CCU
Coronary Care Unit
CDC
Center for Disease Control
CHF
Congestive Heart Failure
C.N.A.
Certified Nursing Assistant
c/o
complains of
CO2
carbon dioxide
cond
condition
COPD
Cardio Obstructive Pulmonary disease