List of medical abbreviations

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - K - L - M - N - O - P - R - S - T - U - V - W - Y - Z

A

B

C

D

E

  • EACA Epsilon-aminocaproic acid
  • EBM Evidence-based medicine
  • ECG Electrocardiogram
  • EEG Electroencepholgram
  • EKG Electrocardiogram
  • ECPW endoskopowa cholangiopankreatografia wsteczna
  • E Erythrocytes
  • EF Ejection Fraction
  • EGF Epidermal Growth Factor
  • EMLSCS Emergency Lower Segment Ceasarian Section
  • ELLSCS Elective Lower Segment Ceasarian Section
  • ELISA Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
  • EMC Encephalomyocarditis
  • EMF Endomyocardial fibrosis
  • EMG Electromyography
  • EPH Edema Proteinuria Hypertension
  • EPO Erythropoietin
  • ERCP Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography
  • ESR Erythocyte sedimentation rate
  • ESWL Extracorporal Shockwave Lithotripsy
  • ET Endothelin
  • EUS Endoscopic Ultrasonography

F

G

H

I

K

L

M

N

  • Na Sodium (in German Natrium)
  • Ne Neutrophils
  • Neo Neoplasm
  • NHL Non Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • NIDDM Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus
  • NK Natural killer cells
  • NMR Nuclear magnetic resonance
  • NOS Nitric oxide synthetase
  • NO Nitric oxide
  • Npl Neoplasm
  • n.s not significant
  • NSAID Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug
  • NSE Neurospecific enolase
  • NTG Nitroglycerin
  • NYHA New York Heart Association

O

P

R

S

T

  • TBC tuberculosis
  • TB tuberculosis
  • TBI Total Body Irradiation
  • t.d.s. Three times a day, from Latin, ter die sumendus
  • TEE Transesophageal echocardiogram
  • TENS Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulaton
  • TGA Transposition of the Great Arteries
  • TG Triglycerides
  • TIA Transient Ischemic Attack
  • TIBC Total Iron Binding Capacity
  • TLC Total Lung Capacity
  • TNF Tumor Necrosis Factor
  • TNM Tumor-Nodes-Metastases
  • TOE Transoesophageal echocardiogram
  • TPA Tissue plasminogen activator
  • TRH Thyrotropin Releasing Hormone
  • TSH Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
  • TS Tricuspid stenosis
  • TT thrombin time
  • TTS Transdermal Therapeutic System
  • Tu Tumor
  • TUR Transurethral resection

U

  • UBT Urea Breath Test
  • USG Ultrasonography
  • USR Unheated Serum Reagin
  • UVAL Ultraviolet Argon Laser
  • VAD vincristine adriblastine dexamethasone
  • VAMP vincristine adriblastine methylprednisone
  • VC Vital capacity
  • V-BAC Vaginal Birth After Ceasarian
  • VD Vaginal Delivery

V

W

Z

  • ZIFT Zygote intrafallopian transfer

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