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HUC Chap #15 Abbrev.

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AXR
abdominal x-ray
abd
abdomen
AP
anteroposterior
BE
barium enema
CI
clinical indications
CT
computed tomography
CXR
chest x-ray
DSA
digital subtraction angiography
F/U
follow-up
Fx, #
fracture
GB
gallbladder
GI
gastrointestinal
H/O
history of
IVP
intravenous pyelogram
IVU
intravenous urogram
KUB
kidneys, ureters, bladder
lat
lateral chest
LLQ
left lower quadrant
LUQ
left upper quadrant
L&S
liver and spleen
LS
lumbosacral
Mets
metastasis
MRI
magnetic resonance imaging
PA
posteroanterior
PACS
Picture Archiving and Communication System
PCXR
portable chest x-ray
PET
positron emission tomography
PTC, PTHC
percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography
RIS
radiology information system
RLQ
right lower quadrant
RUQ
right upper quadrant
SBFT
small bowel follow-through
SNAT
suspected nonaccidental trauma
UGI
upper gastrointestinal
US, U/S
ultrasound