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ADL

ADL Stands For : active digital library | adrenoleukodystrophy | aerobic dive limit | Amsterdam Depression List | annual dose limit | Activities of Daily Living | Aids for Daily Living | activities of daily living | Activities of Daily Living

ADMS

ADMS Stands For : analysis of disorders of masticatory system | Assistant Director of Medical Services

ADN

ADN Stands For : anterodorsal nucleus | Associate Director of Nursing | Associate Degree in Nursing

ADP

ADP Stands For : adductor pollicis | adenosine diphosphate | advance planning document | after depolarising potential | Animal Disease & Parasite Research Division‰ÛÒof the USDA | aortic diastolic pressure | approved drug product | assistant director of pathology | Association for Disabled Professionals | Adhesive Daily Patch | Androgenic Dermal Patch | Antibody Dependent Enhancement | Area Development Program | adenosine 5- diphosphate | Antropyloroduodenal

ADQ

ADQ Stands For : adductor digiti quinti | adolescent drinking questionnaire | Average daily quantity

ADR

ADR Stands For : acid-detergent residue | acquired drug resistance | acute drug reaction | ADR58 | adrenal and pituitary procedures | adriamycin | airway dilation reflex | Alzheimer‰Ûªs disease research | artificial disc replacement | ataxia-deafness-retardation syndrome | Animal Drug Request | Adverse Drug Reaction | Adverse Drug Reaction | adverse drug reaction

ADS

ADS Stands For : acute death syndrome | acute diarrhoeal syndrome | adult day services | anonymous donor sperm | antidiuretic substance (ADH) | Appraisal of Diabetes Scale | Attribution Data Set | Advanced Dressing Station | Alcohol and Drug Services | Advanced Diagnosis System | All Day Sickness | Antibody Deficiency Syndrome | Attention Deficit Syndrome

ADSF

ADSF Stands For : adipocyte-specific secretory factor | adipose tissue-specific secretory factor (resistin)

ADT

ADT Stands For : adenosine triphosphate | admissions | agar diffusion test | alternate day therapy | antigen detection test | auditory discrimination test | Admission | Admission | Admission/Discharge Transfer | Androgen Deprivation Therapy | Active Death Therapy | Androgen Deprivation Therapy | Admission

ADV

ADV Stands For : adefovir dipivoxil | adenovirus | adenovirus vector | adventitia | advocate | average daily volume | adenoviruses | Advised | Aleutian Disease Virus | Arterial deep venous

AEC

AEC Stands For : absolute eosinophil count | anion exchange chromatography | Atomic Energy Commission

AECD

AECD Stands For : Automatic external cardioverter-defibrillator (automated external defibrillator)

AED

AED Stands For : academic emergency department | Academy for Eating Disorders | affinity energy distribution | anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia | antiepileptic drug | astheno-emotional disorder | Anti-Epileptic Drug | Automated External Defibrillation | Automatic External Defibrillator | Anti-Epileptic Drug | automated external defibrillation | automated external defibrillator | Automatic External Defibrillator | Animal Euthanasia Device

AEF

AEF Stands For : Aggregate External Finance | allogenic effect factor | aorto-enteric fistula | aryepiglottic fold | atrial ejection force | atrial ejection fraction | auditory-evoked field

AEGIS

AEGIS Stands For : ADROIT Electronically Generated Information Service | AIDS Education Global Information Service | Aids Education Global Information System | A European Genebank Integration System | An Expanded Genetic Information System

AEN

AEN Stands For : Additional Educational Needs‰ÛÒpart of Shared Services Agreement | Acute Esophageal Necrosis | Anal Epithelial Neoplasia | Anterior Ethmoidal Nerve | Aseptic Epiphyseal Necrosis

AFB

AFB Stands For : aorto-femoral bypass | Acid Fast Bacilli | acid-fast bacill-us | Acid-Fast Bacillus | Acid Fast Bacillus | AflaToxin B | AortoFemoral Bypass | American Farm Bureau Federation

AFE

AFE Stands For : acid-induced fluorescence endoscopy (5-aminolevulinic acid-induced fluorescence endoscopy) | amniotic fluid embolism

AFIB

AFIB Stands For : Atrial Fibrillation Investigation with Bidisomide | Atrial Fibrillation | Atrial Fibrillation

AFLP

AFLP Stands For : Amplified fragment length polymorphism | acute fatty liver of pregnancy | Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy

AFMR

AFMR Stands For : American Federation for Medical Research | American Federation of Medical Research

AFO

AFO Stands For : Ankle-foot orthosis | Ankle Foot Orthotics | Ankle Foot Orthoses | Ankle Foot Orthosis | Ankle Foot Orthotic

AFOM

AFOM Stands For : Association of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine | Australasian Faculty of Occupational Medicine

AFP

AFP Stands For : Abbreviation for: | aflatoxin P | alternative fertility proportion Demographics | anterior faucial pillar Anatomy | antifreeze protein | Alpha FetoProtein | Acute Flaccid Paralysis | Alpha-FetoProtein | Always False Positive | AlphaFetoProtein | Acute Flaccid Paralysis | Alpha FetoProtein

AFS

AFS Stands For : acid fast stain | Action for Sustainability | allergic fungal sinusitis | ameloblastic fibrosarcoma | American Fisheries Society

AGE

AGE Stands For : acute gastroenteritis | advanced glycosylation end-product | agarose gel electrophoresis | antigen E | aqueous garlic extract | Active Gerontology Education | Average Growth Exponent | Advanced Glycosylated End products | Angle of greatest extension | Arterial Gas Embolism

AGEP

AGEP Stands For : Acute generalised exanthematous pustulosis | acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis | Acrobatacute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis | Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis

AGF

AGF Stands For : adipocyte growth factor | angiogenic growth factor | autologous growth factor | Angle of Greatest Flexion

AHA

AHA Stands For : acquired haemolytic anaemia | anti-heart antibody | anti-histone antibody | Associate of The Institute of Hospital Administrators (previously Area Health Authority) | autoimmune haemolytic anaemia | American Heart Association | Australian Healthcare Association

AHC

AHC Stands For : academic health centre | acute haemorrhagic conjunctivitis | acute hepatitis C | advanced home care | alternating hemiplegia of childhood | alveolar hydatid cyst | Annual Health Check | Association of Healthcare Communicators | Anterior Horn Cell

AHF

AHF Stands For : accelerated hyperfractionation | acute heart failure | acute hepatic failure | acute hissy fit | American Health Foundation | American Hospital Formulary | anterior heart field | Argentine haemorrhagic fever | AntiHemophilic Factor

AHG

AHG Stands For : acute herpetic gingivostomatitis | anti-human globulin | antihemophiliac globulin | ‰Û¢ Factor IX | ‰Û¢ Factor VIII | AntiHemophilic Globulin factor | AntiHemophilic Globulin factor

AHP

AHP Stands For : abnormal head posture | accountable health plan | acute haemorrhagic pancreatitis | acute herpetic pain | alkaline hydrogen peroxide | allied health professional | allied health professions | alternative health plan | American Home Products | assistant house physician

AHS

AHS Stands For : Aboriginal Health Services | acquired hyperostosis syndrome | Action on Health & Smoking | acute HIV syndrome | Adventist Health Study | alien hand syndrome | Alpers-Huttenlocher syndrome | alpha haemolytic streptococci | alveolar hypoventilation syndrome | American Hospital Society | Ammon‰Ûªs horn sclerosis | anticonvulsant hypersensitivity syndrome | assistant house surgeon | American Heartworm Society | Arab Horse Society

AI

AI Stands For : accidental injury | acetabular index | acquired ichthyosis | acrosome intact | acute ileus | acute infection | adequate intake | adhesion index | adiposity index | adoptive immunotherapy | adrenal incidentaloma | adrenal insufficiency | affinity index | aggregation index | airway inflammation | alcohol intake | alcohol involvement | allelic imbalance | allergy and immunology | allergy index | aluminium | aluminum | alveolar interstitial | ambulation index | amelogenesis imperfecta | amplification index | amylase inhibitor | An HIV-1 isolate used in

AIA

AIA Stands For : activation induced apoptosis | anti-insulin antibody | antigen-induced arthritis | aspirin-induced asthma | Ability and Involuntary Action

AICD

AICD Stands For : activation-induced cell death | automatic internal cardiac defibrillator | Automatic Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator | Automatische Implantierbare Cardioverter Defibrillatoren | Activation Induced Cell Death | Automatic Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator | Automatic Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator | Automatic Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator

AID

AID Stands For : acceptable intake daily | accident/injury/damages | acute ionisation detector | American Instructors of the Deaf | artificial insemination by donor See Artificial reproduction | Assistance and Independence for the Disabled | atherectomy imaging device | auditory information display | autoimmune deficiency | automatic implantable defibrillator | Anti-Inflammatory Drug | Artificial Insemination by Donor | artificial insemination donor | Activation-Induced cytidine Deaminase | activation-induced deaminase | Acute Infectious Disease | Amputee Identity Disorder |

AIDS

AIDS Stands For : Academy of International Dental Studies | Accident/Incident Data System | Accretive Industrial Development Syndrome A non-medical term used in real estate | All Individuals Deserve Support An AIDS support group slogan | also | Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome | Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome | acquired immunodeficiency syndrome | Acquired Immune Deficiency Sydrome | Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

AIL

AIL Stands For : acute infectious lymphocytosis | angiocentric immunoproliferative lesion | angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy | Artificial Intelligence Lab‰ÛÒMIT

AIM

AIM Stands For : activity information mapping | advanced informatics in medicine | Annals of Internal Medicine | Addressing Inhalants and Methamphetamine | ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) Impact Module | Ambulatory Infusion Manager | Absolute Imprinting Mode | Abridged Index Medicus | Adolescents In Medicine

AIMS

AIMS Stands For : Abnormal Involuntary Movements Scale | Anaesthetic Incident Monitoring Study | Arthritis Impact Measurement Scale | Association for Improvements in Maternity Services | Australian Incident Monitoring System | automated indexing management system | Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale | Abnormal Involuntary Movement Sscale | Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale

AIN

AIN Stands For : acute infectious nephritis | acute interstitial nephritis | American Institute of Nutrition | anal intraepithelial neoplasia | anterior interosseous nerve | anterior interpositus nucleus‰ÛÒanatomy | assistant in nursing | autoimmune neutropenia | anal intraepithelial neoplasia

AIS

AIS Stands For : adenocarcinoma in situ | alcohol insoluble solids Food industry | anal carcinoma in situ | androgen-insensitivity syndrome | anterior interosseous nerve syndrome | anti-insulin serum‰ÛÒno longer used | attitude indicating system | Abbreviated Injury Scale | Abbreviated Injury Severity | abbreviated injury score | Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome | Artificial Immune System

AIT

AIT Stands For : adoptive immunotherapy | after-image transfer | anterior inferotemporal | antibody-incompatible transplantation | auditory integrated training | autoimmune thrombocytopaenia | autoimmune thyroiditis | Advanced Integrative Therapy | Acute Intensive Treatment | Auditory Integration Therapy

AK

AK Stands For : above knee | Artificial Kidney | Adenosine Kinase | Arginine Kinase | Aspartate Kinase | Activated Killer | Above knee (transfemoral) | above the knee | Above the Knee | Acne Keloidalis | Actinic Keratosis | Alternaria Kikuchiana | Anterior Kidney | Astigmatic Keratotomy | Anti-Keloid | Animal Kingdom

AKA

AKA Stands For : alcoholic ketoacidosis | all known allergies | American Kinesiotherapy Association | Above-the-Knee Amputation

AL

AL Stands For : adductor longus | alcohol | alcoholism | alprazolam | angiotropic lymphoma | anterior leaflet | anterior lobe | anterolateral | arterial line | artificial limb | artificial lung | atherosclerotic lesion | atypical lymphocyte | left year | ALlergy | Amyloid Light chain | Absolute Latency | After Loading | ALbumin | Average Lifetime | Acute Leukemia | Accessory Ligament | Active Lipid | Anterior Lateral | Auris Left (left ear) | Ad Libitum | Auris Laeva (left ear)

ALA

ALA Stands For : alamethicin | alanine | American Laryngological Association | Association of Local Authorities | axiolabial Dentistry | delta-aminolevulinic acid | AminoLevulinic acid | Amoebic Liver Abscess

ALAK

ALAK Stands For : adherent lymphokine-activated killer cells See Lymphokine-activated killer cells

ALB

ALB Stands For : albendazole | albuterol | anxiety-like behaviour | arm‰Ûªs length body | Albumin

ALC

ALC Stands For : absolute lymphocyte count | alcohol | alcoholic liver cirrhosis | alkali-extractable light chain | alternate level of care | alternate lifestyle checklist | alternate lifestyle companion | alternative level of care | amoebaless life cycle Microbiology | anaplastic large cell | anterior lens capsule | argon laser coagulation | assisted living center | atypical lymphoid cell | avian leukosis complex | axiolinguocervical Dentistry | Approximate Lethal Concentration

ALD

ALD Stands For : adrenoleukodystrophy | Adult with Learning Difficulties | aldosterone | anterior latissimus dorsi | approximate lethal dose | arithmetic learning disorder | aspirin-like drug | autoimmune/lymphoproliferative disorder | Assisted Listening Device | Alcoholic Liver Disease

ALE

ALE Stands For : active life expectancy | allowable limits of error | amputated lower extremity | Auditors Local Evaluation

ALERT

ALERT Stands For : Acute Life-threatening Events Recognition and Treatment | Allergy to Latex Education and Resource Team | Assessment of Lescol in Renal Transplantation

ALI

ALI Stands For : acute limb ischaemia | Adult Learning Inspectorate | atypical lymphocytic infiltrate | Acute Lung Injury | Annual Limit on Intake | Acute Lung Injury

ALK

ALK Stands For : activin-like kinase | anaplastic lymphoma kinase | Alkaline | Automated Lamellar Keratoplasty

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