Browse Medical Abbreviations

V
V vaginal; Vanadium (element); volume
v vein; vision
V fib ventricular fibrillation
V tach ventricular tachycardia
V-Fib ventricular fibrillation
V/Q ventilation/perfusion
V/S vital signs
VA visual acuity
VA/Q ventilation/perfusion
VAC vacuum-assisted closure
VAD vascular access device
VAERS vaccine adverse event reporting system
vag vagina; vaginal
VAIN vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia
val valve
var variation, variety
VAS visual analog scale; vibroacoustic stimulator
vasc vascular
VB vaginal bleeding
VBAC vaginal birth after cesarean
VBG venous blood gas
VBW vertical bitewings
VC vascular catheter; verbal cues; vital capacity; vocal cords
VCF vaginal contraceptive film
VCUG voiding cystourethrogram
VD venereal disease
vd void(ed)
VDRL venereal disease research laboratory
VE vaginal exam; vaccine efficacy
vent ventilate
VEP visually evoked potential
VER visual evoked response
VF ventricular fibrillation; visual field
VFM value for money
VG ventral gluteal
VH visual hallucinations
VHDL very high density lipoprotein
via by way of
VIG vaccinia immune globulin
VIN vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia
VIP voluntary interruption of pregnancy
vis vision
VIS vaccine information sheet; vaccination instruction sheet
vit vitamin
VKA vitamin K antagonist
VL vastis lateralis; viral load
VLBW very low birth weight
VLCAD very long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency
VLDL very low density lipoprotein
VLRA verbal lead risk assessment
VMA vanillyl-madelic acid
VO verbal order
VOD veno-occlusive disease
vol voluntarily admitted; volume
vol % volume percent
VOR vestibular ocular reflex
VORB verbal order read back
VP venous pressure; venipuncture
VP Shunt ventricular peritoneal shunt
VP-16 etoposide
VPC ventricular premature contraction
VRE vancomycin-resistant enterococci
VS volumetric solution; vital signs; vestibular schwannoma; vesicular sound
vs. versus
VSD ventricular septal defect
Vsl vessel
VSS vital signs stable
VT tidal volume; ventricular tachycardia
VTE venous thromboembolism
vtx vertex
vv veins
VV varicose veins
VVC vulvovaginal candidiasis
vWD von Willebrand disease
VZIG varicella zoster immune globulin
VZV varicella zoster virus