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Abbreviation: ' WITPOMS '

Category: Medical Abbreviations [Slang]

Meaning: Why Is This Patient On My Service

Other abbreviations from this category

 Abbreviations Meaning
BVABreathing Valuable Air
SHAShip His Ass (when Patients Refuse To Be Discharged).
CROACCCannot Rule Out Anything, Correlate Clinically
DPS(General Practice) Droopy Penis Syndrome: A Patient Wanting Viagra Prescription
10TH FT10th Floor Transfer - Dying (floor Number Is Always The Next Number On From The Highest Floor In The Hospital).
FFDIGFound Face Down In Gutter
SHADSyphilitic, Hypochondriac, Alcoholic Degenerate
HLCSHappy Little Campers - Children In Oxygen Tents
CHAOSChronic Hurts All Over Syndrome (PTSD/Fibromyalgia, Etc.)
AOBAlcohol On Board
ALPAcute Lead Poisoning - Gunshot Wound
NFRNot For Resuscitation; Used On Elderly Patients' Charts Where The DNR (Do Not Resuscitate) Instruction Is Without The Knowledge Of The Patient Themselves Or Their Family
PPAPracticing Professional Alcoholic
HOPEFULHard-up Old Person Expecting Full Useful Life (i.e. OAPs Are Not Priority For Most Hospitals)
HALSHit And Left Standing (apparently Uninjured But In Shock After RTA/MVA)

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