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Medical Abbreviations

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leavesbelowknees's version from 2016-06-13 21:48

Section 1

Question Answer
GAGestational Age
PACSPicture Archival Communication System
DVTDeep Vein Thrombosis
ECAExternal Carotid Artery
EDCestimated date of confinement
HIFUHigh intensity focused Ultrasound
EDDEstimated Due Date
EFWestimated fetal weight
EFOVexteneded field of view
EJVExternal Jugular Vein
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Section 2

Question Answer
ERUSEndorectal Ultrasound
ESPearly state peak, endsystolic pressure
PMVProlapsed Mitral Valve
ETOHethonol, alcohol
PCIPercutaneous Coronary Intervention
EUPExtruterine Pregnancy
EUSEndoscopic Ultrasound
EVSEndovaginal Sonography
F/Ufollow up
FASTfocal assessment by sonograpy in trauma
FBMfetal breating movment
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Section 3

Question Answer
FFTFast fourier transform
FHTFetal Heart Tones
NKDANo Known Drug allergies
FL Femur length
NTnuchal translucency
NTDneural tube defect
FNAfine neddle aspiration
FNHfocal nodular hyperplasia
FSVfoward stroke volume
Fxfracture
OCGoral cholecystogram
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Section 4

Question Answer
HLHShypoplasic left heart syndrome
GERDgastroesophogeal reflux disease
GS gestational sac
GSVgreater sapheneous vein
ODocular diameter
GTDgestational trophoblastic disease
OFDoccipital-frontal diameter
PApoliteal artery ; politeal aneurysm
PIpulsatility index
GU genitourinary
HChead circumference
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Section 5

Question Answer
HC/AChead circumference to abdominal circumference ratio
Hcc hepatcellular carcinoma
HFhear failure
HPS herpertrophic pyloric stenosis
HRHS hypoplasis right heart syndrome
HVD hypertensive vascular disease
Hydrohydronephrosis hydrocephalus
PDApatent ductus arteriosus
PROMpremature rupture of memebranes
PSAProstate- specific antigen
PTTpartiel thromboplastin time
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Section 6

Question Answer
PUBSpercutaneous
PVD peripheral vascular disease
PVL periventricular leukomalcia
PVRperipheral vascular resistance
PVTportal vein thrombosis
qevery
QAquality assurance
qdeveryday
RAD reactive airway disease
RCC reanal cell carcinoma
RHVright hepatic vein
RIresistance index
RNIradionuclide imaging
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Section 7