Right Ear Abbreviation
What is the abbreviation for right ear?
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|AD, AS, AU ||Right ear, left ear, each ear ||Use your right ear, left ear, or any ear |
|OD, OS, OR ||he right eye, left eye, some eyes ||Use your right eye, left eye, or any other eye |
|BT ||time to go to sleep ||Use bedtime |
|CC ||Cubic centimeter ||ml. |
So why does AD mean right ear?If you add (AD) it moves to the right, so AD is the right ear. When you subtract it, it shifts to the left so that AS is the left ear. AU is for both ears because AU is like a parabolic function, or x2, and it is on both sides. S also means creepy (Latin left-handed).
We may also ask what abbreviation is used to denote the two ears?
List of medical abbreviations: Latin abbreviationsAbbreviation. Meaning of Latin (or neo-Latin) origin
|as, as, AS ||left ear ||left auris |
|AIE Aie Aie ||both ears together or each ear ||aures or uterus auris unit |
|bds, bds, bds ||2 times a day ||up to the sumendum |
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|twice a day / twice a day / twice a day ||die in |
What is the medical term for the right ear besides the above?AU, AS, AD. Latin abbreviation for both ears, left ear, right ear.
Which ear is NDP?
O.S., O.D., O.U. Write: left ear, right ear or both ears left eye, right eye or both eyes.
What does po Q mean?
Assigning the Prescription The next part - 250 mg - indicates the strength of the drug. In this case, it's 250 milligrams. PO means that the drug is taken orally once or twice a day. X indicates that the prescription was taken for a period of 5 days. Some people think Rx stands for prescription.
What does Q mean medically?
q.AM. every day before noon (from the Latin quaque die ante meridiem) q.d. daily (from the Latin quaque die) (stop taking daily rather than daily intake.
What does AD mean in the pharmacy?
ac Before meals, before meals. Time.
What does PO OD on prescription mean?
od (oculus dexter) correctly means ox eye (left oculus) means left eye po (per os) means with mouth pc (post cibum) means after meals
What does OD mean in the pharmacy?
OD, from the Latin oculus dexter or right eye, and OS, dal The Latin left oculus or left eye means that the drug is intended for the right or left eye respectively. SUBQ means that the drug is taken subcutaneously. SUP means that the drug is a suppository.
What does SS mean in pharmacies?
The wording on this prescription means: The medicine is Penicillin VK and your doctor has prescribed you a 250ml vial or about 8 grams which means 2 and ss means 1/2 which is 2 1/2 ml or 1/2 teaspoon means 4 times a day for 7 days.
What does b mean in the pharmacy?
Alternating current: abbreviation for recipe, d. h. before eating from the Latin ante cibum, before eating. It is one of the many Latin abbreviations traditionally used to write recipes.
What is the medical term for AD?
Court. E. Alzheimer's disease. acute emergency. right ear (from Latin auris dexter) as shown.
What does BD mean?
BD = Bluray Disc.
What does TDS mean?
Total dissolved solids
What does PRN mean?
pro re nata
What does SOS mean from a medical point of view?
Medical definition of SOS if needed if needed - used in written prescriptions. History and etymology of SOS. Latin worker.
What makes an abbreviation dangerous?
Dangerous abbreviations: you see the difference! Dangerous abbreviations are also called distorted abbreviations. They are classified as dangerous or inappropriate exposure because they can lead to misinterpretation of commands and other messages that could result in patient injury or death.
Au means both ears?
DISPLAY: right ear. AOM: acute otitis media. AS: left ear. EN: Both ears.
Right Ear Abbreviation