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BSO
bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
ORIF
open reduction internal fixation
TAH
total abdominal hysterectomy
TURP
transurthal esection of the prostate
PACU
post anesthesia care unit
SPA
surgical preparation area
ABG
arterial blood gas
BE
barium enema
BG
blood glucose
BUN
blood urea nitrogen
C&S, C/S
culture and sensitivity
CBC
complete blood count
CXR
chest x-ray
EEG
electroencelphalogram
EKG, ECG
electrocardiogram
FBS
fasting blood sugar
GB series
gall blabber x-rays, gall bladder series
GI series
gastrointestinal x-rays, gastrointestinal series
H&H, hgh & hct
hemoglobin and hematocrit
PLT
platelets
IVP
intravenous pyelogram
PT
prothrombin time
PTT
partial thromnoplastin time
sed. rate
sedimentation rate
S.G. or sp.gr.
specific gravity
U/A
urinalysis
WBC diff
white blood cell differential
gtt
drop
mcg
microgram
mEq
milliquivalent
ID
intradermal
IM
intramuscular
IVPB
intravenous piggy back
PO
orally
PR
per rectum
SL
sublingual
Supp
suppositoy
CC
chief complaint
CPM
continous passive motion
CSM
circulation, sensation, movement (note commas)
DNR
do not resuscitate
DOA
dead on arrival
DOE
dyspnea on exertion
dsg
dressing
FH, FHx
family history
Fr
French (size of urinary catheter)
F/U
follow-up
FM
face mask
h/o
history of
HOB
head of bed
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