Medical >> Pulmonary Hypertension Abbreviations

Look through 165 acronyms and abbreviations related to Pulmonary Hypertension:

6MWT six-minute walk test    
ABG Arterial Blood Gas "Sats"    
ACHD Adult Congenital Heart Disease    
AF Atrial Fibrillation    
AI Aortic Insufficiency    
ANA Antinuclear Antibody    
apah Associated pulmonary arterial hypertension    
ARF Acute Renal Failure    
AS Aortic Stenosis    
ASD Atrial Septal Defect    
ATS American Thoracic Society    
ATS PAR American Thoracic Society's Public Advisory Roundtable    
AV Atrio-Ventricular (cardiac)    
AXR Abdominal X-Ray    
BID Twice A Day    
BiPAP BIlevel Positive Airway Pressure    
BMPR2 Bone Morphogenetic Protein Receptor-II    
BNP B-Type Natriuretic Peptide    
BP Blood Pressure    
BPM Beats Per Minute    
BSL Blood Sugar Level    
BUN Blood Urea Nitrogen    
CA Calcium    
CAD Coronary Artery Disease    
Cath Catheter    
CBC Complete Blood Count    
CCB Calcium Channel Blocker    
CCF congestive heart failure    
CF Cystic Fibrosis    
CHD Congenital Heart Disease    
CHF Congestive Heart Failure    
CI Cardiac Index    
CO Cardiac Output    
COAD chronic obstructive airways disease    
COAGS coagulation studies    
COPD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease    
CPAP Continuous Positive Airway Pressure    
CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation    
Creat Creatinine    
CREST calcinosis, Raynaud's phenomenon, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly and telangiectasia    
CRF Chronic Renal Failure    
CRS Can't Remember Squat    
CT Computerised Axial Tomography    
CTD Connective Tissue Disease    
CTEPH Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension    
cvc Caring Voice Coalition    
CVD Collagen Vascular Disease    
CVP Central Venous Pressure    
CXR Chest X-Ray    
DLCO diffusion lung capacity for carbon monoxide