Guttae (medical)

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In medicine, guttae, the plural of gutta, is Latin for drops.[1] It is frequently abbreviated as gtts (gtt for singular) and often seen on prescriptions.[1] Other sources abbreviate gt for singular, and gtt for plural.[2] [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b McGarry RC, McGarry P (1999). "Please pass the strychnine: the art of Victorian pharmacy". Canadian Medical Association Journal. 161 (12): 1556–8. PMC 1230877Freely accessible. PMID 10624415. 
  2. ^ http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/gutta?s=t
  3. ^ http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/gutta