Medical Abbreviations

ARDS= Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

ABG= Arterial Blood Gas

AGE = Acute Gastro Enteritis

AKA= Above Knee Amputation


ATP= Acute Transilo Pharyngitis


AC = Anti Cebum (before meals)


ARF = Acute Reanal Failure


ADH= Anti Diuretic Hormone


APC= Anti Partial Consultation


ACI= Actual Level of Inclusion


ASAP= As Soon Aa Prepared


AROD= Anesthesia Residence On Duty


BID= twice a day


BAIAE= Bronchial Asthma In Acute Exacerbation


BKA= Below Knee Amputation


BPH= Benign Prostatic Hyperplaxia


BS= Bowel Sound


BSB= Bed Side Bottle


BT= Blood Transfusion or Body Temperature


CBR s BRP= Complete Bed Rest without Bath Room Previleges


CHF= Congested Heart Failure


CVP= Central Venous Pressue


CMAR= Computerized Medication Administration Record


CAL= Chronic Airflow Limitation


CPD= Cephalo Pelvic Disproportion


CAD= Coronary Artery Disease


CBC= Complete Blood Count


CxR= Chest x-Ray


CBG= Capillary Blood Glucose


CARI= Community Acquired Respiratory Infection


CAP= Community Acquired Pneumonia


CHD= Coronary Heart Disease


CTT= Closed Tube Thoracostomy


CPT= Chest Physio Therapy


CPE= Cardio Pulmonary Evaluation


CW= Closed Watch


CB= Cash Basis


DOB= Difficulty of Breathing


DAT c SAP= Diet as Tolerated with Strict Aspiration Precaution


DAMA= Discharge Against Medical Advice


DHE= Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever


DHN= Dehydration


DMPA= Depot Medroxy Progesterone Acetate


DNR= Do not Resucitate


DOA= Dead on Arrival


DYOA= Dying on Arrival


ET= Endotrachial Tube


ECCE= Extra Capsular Cataract Extraction


EDD= Estimated Date of Delivery



ECG= Electro Cardio Gram


EDBE= Encourage Deep Breathing Exercise


FA= Fecal Analysis


FBS= Fasting Blood Sugar


FD= Full Diet


GERD= Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease


HPN= Hypertension


HCVD= Hypertensive Cardio Vascular Disease


HgT= Hemogluco Test


HS= Hours of sleep at Night at Bedtime


HAMA= Home Against Medical Advice


HPL= Human Placenta LActogen


HCB= Hospi Care Bag


HBR= High Back Rest


Hx= History


IVF= Intra Venus Fluid


ICH= Intra Cerebral (cranial) Hemorrhage


ICP= Intra Cranial Pressure


IFC= Indwelling Folly Catheter


IVP= Intra Venous Pyrelography


JI= Junior Intern


JIIC= Junior Intern In Charge


LGA= Large for Gestational Age


LOC= Level of Consciousness


LMP= Last Menstrual Period


MGH= May Go Home


MB= Mechanical Bed


MAP= Mean Arterial Pressure


MRM= Modified Radical Mastectomy


MROD= Medical Resident on Duty


NPI= Nurse Patient Interaction


NPO= Nothing per Orem or nothing by mouth


NPH= Neutral Protamine Hagedorn


NGT= Naso Gastric Tube


NST= non Stress Test


NOD= Nurse on Duty


OD= once a day, Right eye


OU= Both eye


OS= Left eye


ORIF= Open Reduction Internal Fixation


POMR= Patient Oriented Medical Record


PICC= Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter


PPU= Perforated Peptic Ulcer


PUD= Peptic Ulcer Disease


PT= Pronthrombine Time


PTT= Partial Thromboplastin Time


PRN= Pro Nata (as needed)


PTA= Prior to Admission


Pt= patient


PCA= Patient Controlled Analgesia


PC= Post Cebum ( After meals)


PROM= Premature Rupture of the Membrane


PID= Pelvic Inflammatory Disease


QID= four times a day


Q1= Every one hour


Q4= every four hours


RAEF= Roger Anderson External Fixator


RBS= Random Blood Sugar


ROD= Resident on Duty


SGA= Small Gestational Age


SGPT= Serum Glutamic Pyrobic Transaminase


SGOT= Serum Glutamic Oxaloacetic transaminase


SROD= Surgical Resident On Duty


stat= immediately


TPN= Total Parenteral Nutrition


TURP= Transurethral Resection of the Prostate


TIA= Transcient Ischemic Attack


TAHBSO= Total Abdomenal Hysterectomy (uterus) Bilateral Salphyngectomy (
fallopian tube) and Oopheroctomy (ovary)


TID= three times a day


TIV= Through Intra Venus


UA= Urine Analysis


UTZ= Ultra Sound


VA= Vehicular Accident


r/o= rule out


t/c= to consider or to consume


s/p= status pose


d/c= discontinue

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