Medical Abbreviations List

by emv on July 16, 2011

Medical Abbreviations are used by doctors, nurses, pharmacists and medical students for easier expressing of the actual symptom, disease, medical treatment or medical tool.
Below are some of the examples of a Medical Abbreviations List:

BLS basic life support
BM bowel movement
BOW bag of waters
BP blood pressure
BPH benign prosthetic hypertrophy
bpm beats per minute
BR bed rest
BRP bathroom privilege
BS breath sounds
BSI body substance isolation
BSO bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy
BUN blood, urea, nitrogen levels
BVM bag-valve-mask
Bx biopsy
c with
C&S culture and sensitivity
c/o complains of
CA cancer

For more medical abbreviations visit our other page: Medical Abbrevisations List

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