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Abbreviation Set 3

Terms

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p.r.
through the rectum
q4h , q.4h.
every four hours
per
by; through
q.n.s. , qns
quantity sufficient; as much as needed
OOB
out of bed
q2h , q.2h.
every two hours
R/O , r/o
rule out
PERRLA
pupils equal, round, reactive to light and accommodation
p.c.
after meals
q.l. , ql
as much as wanted
ROS
review of systems
PHx
past history
pos.
positive
OTC
over the counter
OT
occupational therapy
postop.
postoperative
peds
pediatrics
P.O. , po , per , os
by mouth
p.r.n.
whenever necessary
q. , q
every
q.h. , qh
every hour
pt.
patient
resp.
respiratory; respiration
q3h , q.3h.
every three hours
q.i.d. , qid
four times a day
q.d. , qd
every day
NWB
non- weight-bearing
PI
present illness; previous illness
Orth , Ortho
orthopedics
O.U. , o.u.
both eyes
POMR
problem-oriented medical record
OB
obstetrics
PE , P.E.
physical examination
post.
posterior
OR , O.R.
operating room
O&P
Ova and parasites
PID
pelvic inflammatory disease
OP , O.P.
outpatient
PROM
passive range of motion
PT
physical therapy; pro time; prothrombin time
PKU
phenylktonuria
ROM
range of motion
q.n. , qn
every night

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