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  1. #1
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    Exclamation shots: IV, IM & sub...

    How the heck would you abbreviate Subcutaneous if you were abbreviating IV & IM as I've just typed them?

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    I've seen it written SubQ.



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    What SerenaGinger said

    That's how the nurses I work with do it
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    SQ



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    SC or SQ
    (subcutaneous)



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    SQ is the most common way i have seen it, then SC less frequently
    Definition of "Horse": a 4 legged mammal looking for an inconvenient place and expensive way to die. Any day they choose not to execute the Master Plan is just more time to perfect it. Be Very Afraid.



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    Quote Originally Posted by SerenaGinger View Post
    I've seen it written SubQ.
    This is how my vets write it. (Both equine and small animal.)
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    SC in the hospital



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    SubQ 'round here! Though if I saw SC I'd figure it out...
    Arrange whatever pieces come your way. - Virginia Woolf

    Did you know that if you say the word "GULLIBLE" really softly, it sounds like "ORANGES"?



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    it's SQ where I work (R&D)
    "Bold Words was classier than all his competition. Straighter knees and a slim, elegant neck." -Nan Mooney My Racing Heart



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