This set of Medical Terminology flash cards includes fifteen abbreviations starting with the letter L. Abbreviations may have multiple meanings, and some terms may have more than one abbreviation. You can usually determine which term is abbreviated by considering the context. If in doubt, spell the word out. Follow facility policy regarding use of abbreviations.
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|Medical Abbreviation Flash Cards|
|left upper extremity|
|left eye; life expectancy; lower extremity; lupus erythematosus; lymphedema|
|L1 through L5|
|liters per minute|
|lactogenic hormone; luteotropic hormone|
|licensed vocational nurse|
|lower respiratory tract|
|light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation|
|living related donor kidney transplant|
|labor and delivery|
|laparoscopy; leucine aminopeptidase|
|left upper lobe|
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