Medical Abbreviation, And Acronyms

medical acronyms and abbreviation

Doctors and health providers commonly use a (Medical abbreviation) terminology in disease and doses that are called Acronyms.
The medical world is used to save time and space to take/record a patient’s medical history. Different types of specialties developed a collection of commonly used abbreviations in his practice. Which may not be recognizable to people who are not working with in the same field. The purpose of this study was to assess the abbreviations used in medical records. In medical terminology, abbreviations, summaries and are used for many situations. Such as for prescribed medication instructions prescribed by your doctor. This can be a shortlist of widespread Acronyms you will have seen on a health care provider’s notepad; a prescription drug bundle or bottle; lab test or outcomes; or in your physician’s notes.

 medical terminology, Acronyms

The common medical abbreviation list is given bellow

“A” Medical Abbreviation

AbbreviationFull form
A/G RatioAlbumin / Globulin Ratio
A2Aortic Second Sound
AAAAbdominal Aortic Aneurysm
AABAlveolar Arterial Gradient 
ABAbortion / Antibody 
ABERAnnual Blood Examination Rate
ABGArterial Blood Gases 
ABIAnkle Brachial Index 
ABPAmerican Board of Pathology / Pediatrics
ABPArterial Blood pressure
ABPAAllergic Bronco Pulmonary Aspergillosis 
ACAnterior Chamber / Acromio Clavicular  
ACAnte Ci-bum (Before Meals) 
ACEAngiotensin-Converting Enzyme 
ACE-IAngiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor
ACLAnterior Cruciate Ligament 
ACLSAdvanced Cardiac Life Support
ACSAcute Coronary syndrome 
ACTHAdreno Corticotropic hormone
ADAlzheimer’s Disease
ADHAntidiuretic hormone
ADHDAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADLActivities of Daily Living
ADPAdenosine Diphosphate
ADRAdverse Drug Reaction
AEDAnti Epileptic Drug
AEDAutomated External Defibrillator
AEFIAdverse Event Following Immunization
AFAtrial Fibrillation
AFBAcid Fast Bacillus
AFPAlpha Fetoprotein
Ag Silver, Antigen
AGCAtypical Glandular Cells
AHFAnti Hemophilic Factor
AIDSAcquired immunodeficiency syndrome
ALLAcute Lymphocytic Leukemia
ALPAlkaline Phosphatase
ALSAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
ALTAlanine Amiotransferas
AMAAntimicrobial Agent
AMIAcute Myocardial Infarction
AMLAcute Myeloblastic Leukemia
AMLSAdvanced Medical Life Support
ampampule, amputation
ANAAntinuclear Antibody
ANCAbsolute Neutrophil Count
ANCAnte-Natal Care/Checkup
ANMAuxiliary Nurse Midwife
ANPAtrial Natriuretic Peptide
Ao. aorta
apBefore Dinner
APAnterior Posterior
APIAnnual Parasite Incidence
aPTTActivated Partial Thromboplastin
aq dest. Distilled water
ARCAIDS-Related Complex
ARDSAcute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
ARIAcute Respiratory Infection
ARMDAge-Related Macular Degeneration
ARSAnti Rabies Serum
ARTAnti Retroviral Therapy
ASCVDAtherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
ASDAtrial Septal Defect
ASHAAccredited Social Health Activist
ASTAspartate Aminotransferase
ATPAdenosine Triphosphate
ATSAnti Tetanus Serum
AVAtrioventricular, Arteriovenous
AVMArteriovenous Malformation
AVPArginine Vasopressin
AWCAnganwadi Center
AWWAnganwadi Worker
AYUSHAyurvedic, Unani, Siddha & Homeopathic System of Medicine

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