Medical Dictionary Definitions A-Z List
Medical Dictionary Definitions A - Z - «R»:
RWI: Recreational water illness....
Rx: A medical prescription. The symbol "Rx" is usually said to stand for the Latin word "recipe" meaning "to take." It is customarily part of the superscription (heading) of a prescription.
Another explanation for the origin of Rx is that it was derived from the astrological sign for Jupiter which ...
RXT: Medical abbreviation for radiotherapy....