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100 Most Common Medical Words

In this article we are going to discuss the most common medical words, which is very effective in our daily life. There are many reasons why we should know medical terminology. Basically, biology students who want to become doctors must know the following medical words. Because it will be helpful in there medical study life.

                        Not only medical students, we also need to know the common medical words. This word could be useful when communicating with the doctor. Basically, doctors always use medical words so to understand you need to be familiar with medical words.

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1. MBBS Full Form     

         Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

2. BSC Nursing Full Form

         Bachelor of Science in Nursing

3. PHD Full Full Form

        Doctor of Philosophy

4. ICU Full Form

       Intensive Care Unit

5. BDS Full Form

       Bachelor of Dental Surgery

6. COVID 19 Full Form

       CoronaVirus Disease of 2019

7. HIV Full Form

      Human Immunodeficiency Virus

8. AIDS Full Form

      Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

9. WBC Full Form

     White Blood Cell

10. OPD Full Form

     Out Patient Department 


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      Another Most Common Medial Words are given below.

1. BP - Blood Pressure

2. ECG - Electrocardiogram

3. MRI - Magnetic Resonance Imaging

4. RNA - Ribonucleic Acid

5. AFB - Acid-Fast Bacillus

6. DJD - Degenerative Joint Disease

7. DOB - Date of Birth

8. MS - Master of Surgery

9. EGC - Early Gastric Cancer

10. MRI - Magnetic Resonance Imaging

11. BMS - Bachelor of Medical Science

12. RBC - Red Blood Cells

13. STD - Sexually Transmitted Disease

14. NDC - National Drug Code

15. FBS - Fasting Blood Sugar

16. ENT - Ear Nose Throat

17. BSA - Body Surface Area

18. DNA - Deoxyribonucleic Acid

19. X-RAY - Electromagnetic Radiation

20. AIIMS - All India Institute Of Medical Sciences

21. ASR - Age/Sex Rate

22. AYUSH - Ayurvedic, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy

23. BASLP - Bachelor of Science in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

24. BHMS - Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery

25. BNYS - Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yoga Science

26. BOT - Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

27. BPT - Bachelor of PhysioTherapy

28. BVSC - Bachelor of Veterinary Science

29. ICDS - Integrated Child Development Services

30. ICMR - Indian Council of Medical Research

31. IMA - Indian Medical Association

32. MD - Doctor of Medicine

33. OMR - Optical Mark Recognition

34. TB - Tuberculosis

35. VIRUS - Vital Information Resource Under Seige

36. BRCA - Breast Cancer Gene

37. CXR - Chest x-ray

38. RIP - Rest In Peace

39. AC - Ante Cibum

40. ADR - Adverse Drug Reaction

41. ALOC - Acute Loss Of Consciousness

42. BMI - Body Mass Index

43. CHF - Congestive Heart Failure

44. DNR - Do Not Resuscitate

45. EMS - Emergency Medical Services

46. FX - Fracture

47. HR - Heart Rate

48. LFT - Liver Function Test

49. PT - Physical Therapy

50. Rx - Prescription

51. UTI - Urinary Tract Infection

52. TLC - Total Leukocyte Count

53. PID - Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

54. ACE - Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme

55. ASD - Atrial Septal Defect

56. COLD - Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease

57. RSV - Respiratory Syncytial Virus

58. ICD - Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator

59. VIP - Voluntary Interruption of Pregnancy

60. DVT - Deep Vein Thrombosis

61. PDA - Patent Ductus Arteriosus

62. AMI - Acute Myocardial Infarction

63. SIDS - Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

64. BBT - Basal Body Temperature

65. ARMD - Age-Related Macular Degeneration

66. MCV - Mean Corpuscular Volume

67. CMO - Chief Medical Officer

68. DRE - Digital Rectal Examination

69. NICU - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

70. GDM - Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

71. TBI - Traumatic Brain Injury

72. STS - Serologic Test for Syphilis

73. SNS - Sympathetic Nervous System

74. CBT - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

75. FAP - Familial Adenomatous Polyposis

76. CVP - Central Venous Pressure

77. FSH - Follicle-Stimulating Hormone

78. IDM - Infants of Diabetic Mothers

79. LDL - Low-Density Lipoprotein

80. PVC - Premature Ventricular Contraction

81. HDL - High-Density Lipoprotein

82. FEV - Forced Expiratory Volume

83. PSA - Prostate-Specific Antigen

84. MED - Minimum Effective Dose

85. ARDS - Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

86. FEF - Forced Expiratory Flow

87. PNH - Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria

88. COPD - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

89. BAMS - Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery

90. PKD - Polycystic Kidney Disease

91. DFV - Doppler Flow Velocimetry

92. ECMO - Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

93. DPT - Doctor of Physical Therapy

94. CIN - Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia

95. PEG - Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy

96. SERM - Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulator

97. AOB - Accessory Olfactory Bulb

98. RDS - Respiratory Distress Syndrome

99. LIH - Left Inguinal Hernia

100. TIBC - Total Iron-Binding Capacity

101. IBD - Inflammatory Bowel Disease

102. TURP - Transurethral Resection of The Prostate

103. PICC - Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter

104. SLE - Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

105. PEEP - Positive End Expiratory Pressure

106. USP - United States Pharmacopeia

107. PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support

108. OT - Operation Theatre

109. MCO - Managed Care Organization

110. JVD - Jugular Vein Distension

111. BRM - Biologic Response Modifier

112. PMI - Point of Maximal Impulse

113. CHD - Congenital Heart Disease

114. MMSE - Mini-Mental Status Examination

115. PCA - Patient-Controlled Analgesia

116. TSE - Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies

117. NIH - National Institutes of Health

118. SLP - Speech Language Pathology

119. BCP - Birth Control Pills

120. NAA - Nucleic Acid Amplification

121. MMR - Measles Mumps and Rubella

122. ASCA - Anti-Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Antibody

123. CVS - Chorionic Villus Sampling

124. GTT - Glucose Tolerance Test

125. ANA - Antinuclear Antibodies

126. OCD - Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

127. ALT - Alanine Aminotransferase

128. CBF - Cerebral Blood Flow

129. PE - Pulmonary Embolism

130. BAD - Bipolar Affective Disorder

131. ABI - Ankle Brachial Index

132. PND - Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea

133. MID - Minimum Infective Dose

134. GDS - Geriatric Depression Scale

135. MBD - Minimal Brain Dysfunction

136. SARS - Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

137. TAT - Thematic Apperception Test

138. LGA - Large for Gestational Age

139. SAD - Seasonal Affective Disorder

140. MPC - Maximum Permitted Concentration

141. SBS - Short Bowel Syndrome

142. URI - Upper Respiratory Infection

143. ICP - Intracranial Pressure

144. ICSH - Interstitial Cell-Stimulating Hormone

145. SPF - Sun Protection Factor

146. IBW - Ideal Body Weight

147. IPF - Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

148. PBI - Protein-Bound Iodine

149. CABG - Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

150. TIA - Transient Ischemic Attack

151. SBO - Small Bowel Obstruction

152. AAA - Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

153. ACTH - Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

154. GGT - Gamma-Glutamyl Transferase

155. INR - International Normalized Ratio

156. FRC - Functional Residual Capacity

157. BMD - Bone Mineral Density

158. SJS - Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

159. CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

160. FSE - Fetal Scalp Electrode

161. CFT - Complement Fixation Test

162. SOB - Shortness of Breath

163. STU - Skin Test Unit

164. FAS - Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

165. MRA - Magnetic Resonance Angiography

166. CPR - CardioPulmonary Resuscitation

167. ACLS - Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support

168. MLD - Minimum Lethal Dose

169. BAC - Blood Alcohol Concentration

170. AICD - Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators

171. FISH - Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization

172. GFR - Glomerular Filtration Rate

173. TT - Tetanus Toxoid

174. BNP - Brain Natriuretic Peptide

175. GLT - Glucose Loading Test

176. BHS - Beta-Hemolytic Streptococci

177. DOTS - Directly Observed Treatment, Short-course

178. LEEP - Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure

179. MCHC - Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration

180. IDDM - Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus

181. TENS - Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation

182. TAH - Total Abdominal Hysterectomy

183. VBAC - Vaginal Birth After Caesarean Section

184. GERD - Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

185. AVM - Arteriovenous Malformation

186. VSD - Ventricular Septal Defect

187. FOBT - Fecal Occult Blood Test

188. FUO - Fever of Unknown Origin

189. HSV - Herpes Simplex Virus

190. CVA - Cerebrovascular Accident

191. OSHA - Occupational Safety and Health Administration

192. EGA - Estimated Gestational Age

193. TEN - Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

194. PCR - Polymerase Chain Reaction

195. FFP - Fresh Frozen Plasma

196. TSH - Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone

197. EBL - Estimated Blood Loss

198. BMR - Basal Metabolic Rate

199. ABG - Arterial Blood Gases

200. ALL - Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

201. RPM - Remote Patient Monitoring

202. OSA - Obstructive Sleep Apnea

203. PCWP - Pulmonary Capillary Wedge Pressure

204. CVC - Central Venous Catheter

205. FNA - Fine Needle Aspiration

206. TPN - Total Parenteral Nutrition

207. ALS - Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

208. BCLS - Basic Cardiopulmonary Life Support

209. IBS - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

210. EDC - Estimated Date of Confinement

211. ANP - Atrial Natriuretic Peptide

212. IVF - In Vitro Fertilization

213. HPI - History of Present Illness

214. DIC - Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

215. ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

216. RAD - Reactive Airway Disease

217. RHD - Rheumatic Heart Disease

218. PET - Positron Emission Tomography

219. CBI - Continuous Bladder Irrigation

220. PTSD - Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

221. CBC - Complete Blood Count

222. PUBS - Percutaneous Umbilical Blood Sampling

223. GMO - Genetically Modified Organism

224. BUN - Blood Urea Nitrogen

225. CPAP - Continuous Positive Airway Pressure

226. BPH - Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

227. BMT - Bone Marrow Transplant

228. ECT - Electroconvulsive Therapy

229. FHR - Fetal Heart Rate

230. PAD - Peripheral Arterial Disease

231. VDRL - Venereal Disease Research Laboratories

232. ADH - Antidiuretic Hormone

233. AKA - Above the Knee Amputation

234. AML - Acute Myeloid Leukemia

235. ANM - Auxiliary Nurse Midwife

236. ANED - Alive No Evidence of Disease

237. CMV - Cytomegalovirus

238. CRP - C-Reactive Protein

239. DDT - DichloroDiphenylTricholoroEthane

240. DHT - Dihydrotestosterone

241. EBRT - External Beam Radiation Therapy

242. EDTA - Ethylenediamine tetraacetic Acid

243. EEG - Electroencephalogram

244. GNM - General Nursing and Midwifery

245. HAPE - High Altitude Pulmonary Edema

246. HDI - Human Development Index

247. IAC - Internal Acoustic Canal

248. LASER - Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation

249. MDS - Master of Dental Surgery

250. NABH - National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers

251. NBCCS - Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome

252. PCOD - Polycystic Ovarian Disease

253. PH - Potential of Hydrogen

254. SCUBA - Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus

255. SGOT - Serum Glutamic Oxalaocetic Transaminase

256. SGPT - Serum Glutamic Pyruvic Transaminase

257. SOP - Standard Operating Procedure

258. ACL - Anterior cruciate ligament

259. ALP - Alkaline phosphatase

260. AODM - Adult Onset Diabetes Mellitus

261. CA - Cancer OR Calcium

262. CA-125 - Cancer Antigen 125

263. CAT - Computerized Axial Tomography

264. CNS - Central Nervous System

265. CPK - Creatine Phosphokinase

266. CRF - Chronic Renal Failure

267. CSF - Cerebrospinal fluid

268. DX - Diagnosis

269. ECHO - Echocardiogram

270. ERCP - Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

271. ESRD - End-Stage Renal Disease

272. GI - Gastrointestinal

273. HAV - Hepatitis A Virus

274. HBV - Hepatitis B Virus

275. HCV - Hepatitis C Virus

276. HGB - Hemoglobin

277. HPV - Human Papilloma Virus

278. MRSA - Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus

279. NIDDM - Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus

280. NKDA - No Known Drug Allergies

281. NSAID - Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug

282. PT - Prothrombin Time

283. PTH - Parathyroid Hormone

284. PTT - Partial Thromboplastin Time

285. PUD - Peptic Ulcer Disease

286. RA - Rheumatoid Arthritis

287. T3 - Triiodothyronine

288. T4 - Thyroxine

289. TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint

290. FHT - Fetal Heart Tone

291. FHT - Federation of Holistic Therapists

292. BMS - Bone Marrow Suppression

293. BAL - Bronchoalveolar Lavage

294. BAL - Blood Alcohol Level

295. BBB - Bundle Branch Block

296. BBB - Blood-Brain Barrier


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