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Abbrevations MI-qd

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Myocardial Infarction
MI
minute(s)
min
milliliter
ml or mL
Measles, Mumps, Rubella
MMR
Mineral Oil
MO
Milk Of Magnesia
MOM
MilliOSMoles (milliosmoles)
mOsm or mOsmol
May Repeat
MR
May Repeat _ times
MRX_
Morphine Sulfate or Multiple Sclerosis
MS
MultiVItamin
MVI
nostril
n
Nausea and Vomiting
N&V
NasoGastric
NG
None Known
NK
number
no. or No.
night
noct.
do not repeat or No Refills
non rep. or N.R.
nothing by mouth
NPO
Normal Saline
NS
half-strength normal saline
1/2NS
NiTroGlycerin
NTG
Nausea, Vomiting, & Diarrhea
NVD
pint
O.
OBstetrics-GYNecology
OB-GYN
Oral Contraceptive
OC
OverDose
OD
right eye
o.d.
ointment
oint.
left eye
o.l.
left eye
o.s.
operating room
OR
occupatioal therapy
OT
over-the-counter
OTC
each eye
o.u.
both eyes
o2
ounce (avoirdupois)
oz.
by
p or per
phenobarbital
Pb
after meals
p.c.
penicillin
PCN
afternoon; evening
p.m.
by mouth
PO
after
post
after surgery
post-op
purified protein derivative
PPD
patient packet insert
PPI
parts per million
PPM
rectually
pr
before surgery
pre-op
when required or as needed
p.r.n
physical therapy
PT
powder
pulv
vaginally
pv
every
q
everyday
qd