Cardiovascular system abbreviations

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AF, A-fib

atrial fibrillation

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ASHD

arterioscleritic heart disease

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AV,A-V

atrioventricular

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BP

blood pressure

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bpm

beats per minute

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CARBG

coronary artery bypass graft

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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ECHO

echocardiogram

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HF

heart failure

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HR

hearth rate

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HTN

hypertenstion (high blood pressure)

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ICU

intensive care unit

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INR

international normalized ratio

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LA

left atrium

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LV

left ventricle

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MI

myocardial infarction

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MR

mitral regurgitation

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MS

mitral stenosis

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MVP

mitral valve prolapse

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P

pulse

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CCU

coronary care unit

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CHF

congestive heart failure

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CP

chest pain

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CPR

cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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CV

cardiovacular

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DVT

deep-vein thrombosis

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ECG, EKG

electrocardiogram

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PAC

premature atrial contraction

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PT

prothrombin time

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PTCA

percutaneous ventricular contraction

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PTT

partial thromboplastin time

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PVC

premature ventricular contraction

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RA

right atrium

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RBC

red blood cell

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RV

right ventricle

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V-fib

ventricular fibrillation

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VT, V-tach

ventricular tachycardia

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VTE

venous thromboembolism