2nd October 2019

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What does the letter S with a line above it mean?

Medical Shorthand Symbols. As examples: lower case "c" with a line over it means "with"; lower case "s" with a line over it means "without", a triangle (chevron symbol) means "change", etc.

Consequently, what does C C stand for in medical terms?

cubic centimeter

What is the medical term for SL?

List of medical abbreviations: S
AbbreviationMeaning
slsublingual
SLEsystemic lupus erythematosus
SLEVSt Louis virus
SLLsmall lymphocytic lymphoma

What is the meaning of status post?

Status post simply means “the patient had this in the past”. Status post mastectomy means that the patient had a breast removal in the past. 6 days status post colon resection means that the patient had part of their bowel removed in surgery 6 days before.
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