aa – abd pad
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· equal part of each
· affected area
· abdominal aortic aneurysm
· acute lymphoblastic leukemia, anterior axillary line
· active assistive range of motion
· aspiration, biopsy, cytology
· airway, breathing, circulation
Abd pad or ABD Pad
· surgical pad
· ABD stands for “Army Battle Dressing”.