ABBREVIATIONS

IOL – Intraocular Lens

IVP – Intravenous Pyelography

LAPCHOLE – Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

LAR – Low Anterior Resection

LE – Lower Extremity

LIH – Left Inguinal Hernia

LCPM – Long Leg Posterior Mold

LLPS – Long Leg Posterior Splint

MAL – Mid Axillary Line

MCL – Medial Cruciate Ligament

MND – Modified Neck Dissection

MRM – Modified Radical Mastectomy

MRND – Modified Radical Neck Dissection

MSW – Multiple Stab Wound

N0M0 – Nodal Metastasis

ORIF – Open Reduction Internal Fixation

PAL – Posterior Axillary Line

PCIOL – Posterior Chamber Intraocular Lens

PCL – Posterior Cruciate Ligament

PCNL – Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

PEG – Percutaneoud Endoscopic Gastrostomy

PGV – Proximal Gastric Vagotomy

PICC – Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter

PID – Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

PKP – Penetrating Keratoplasty

POA – Post Operative Adhesion

POE – Point of Entry

POEx – Point of Exit

PTC – Percutaneoud Transhepatic Cholangiogram

PUD – Peptic Ulcer Disease

RA – Resection Anastomosis

RIH – Right Inguinal Hernia

RND – Radical Neck Dissection

SAPM – Shortarm Posterior Mold

SAPS – Shortarm Posterior Splint

STSG – Split Thickness Skin Graft

SW – Stabwound

THR – Total Hip Replacement

TKR Total Knee Replacement

TUIP – Transurethral Incision of the Prostrate

TURBT – Transurethral Resection of the Bladder Tumor

TURP – Transurethral Resection of the Prostrate

VAC – Vacuum Assisted Closure

VATS – Video Assisted Thorascopic Surgery

VPShunt – Venticuloperitoneal Shunt

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