ESRF on CAPD
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Thanks for your question, i haven't a clue with some of them, though, :) anyways, i'll give it a go:
CVA---for Cerebral Vascular Accident (腦中風）
CHD---for Congenital Heart Disease (先天性心臟病）
ESRF on CAPD---for End-Stage Renal Failure on Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (晚期腎衰竭）（Continuous means that the treatment doesn't stop, Ambulatory means to walk, Peritoneal means the treatment uses the peritoneal membrane in the abdomen inside the body, Dialysis means the blood inside the body is cleaned and waste products and water are removed from the blood) Sorry, i don't know what it's called in Chinese.
AF---for Atrial Fibrillation (心房纖維性顫）
B-thal trait---Sort of anaemia, i don't know what it's called in Chinese.
COPD---for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (慢性阻塞性肺病）
CHF--for Congestive Heart Failure (充血性心臟衰竭）
HT---for Hypertension (高血壓）
CRF---for Chronic Renal Failure (慢性腎衰竭）
AVT---for Advance Varietal Trail (Sorry, i don't what it's called in Chinese)
Old TB---for Old Tuberculosis (肺結核）
PSVT---for Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia (Paroxysmal means it comes and goes, Supraventricular means it occurs beyound ventricles, Tachycardia means heart rates >100/min in adults). Sorry, I don't know what it's called in Chinese.