Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
James

Abbreviations

Recommended Posts

James    0

DVT - Deep Vein Thrombosis - blood clotting in the veins of the inner thigh or leg

INR - International Normalised Ratio - an INR of 1 is assigned to the time is takes for normal (unmedicated) blood to clot.

PE - Pulmonary Embolism - blood clot in the pulmonary artery of the lung

PSD - Protein S Deficiency - a rare condition that can cause thrombosis

TIA - Transient Ischaemic Attack - a temporary paralysis, numbness, speech difficulty or other neurologic symptom that starts suddenly and recovers within 24 hours (typically resolves over several hours).

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Mr. James,

I have alot of them but here is just a few

1. VQ

2. e.g

3. WNL-know the meaning from reading on it in the site, but what is the word

Have more will add later, when i go back across them

bamas01woman

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Sign in to follow this  

×