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What does FAC stand for?

FAC stands for 5-fluorouracil, Adriamycin , and cyclophosphamide

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AA (ara-C, Adriamycin) AAF (2-acetylaminofluorene) AAFC (flurocitabine) ABC (Adriamycin, BCNU, cyclophosphamide) ABCD (Adriamycin, bleomycin, CCNU and dacarbazine) ABCM (Adriamycin, bleomycin, cyclophosphamide, mitomycin-C) ABD (Adriamycin, bleomycin, DTIC) ABDIC (Adriamycin, bleomycin, dacarbazine, CCNU and prednisone) ABDV (Adriamycin, bleomycin, DTIC, vinblastine) ABLC (amphotericin B lipid complex) ABOS (doxorubicin, bleomycin sulfate, vincristine, streptozocin) ABP (Adriamycin, bleomycin, prednisone) ABPP (bropirimine) ABV (actinomycin-D, bleomycin, vincristine) ABV (Adriamycin, bleomycin, vinblastine) ABVD (Adriamycin, bleomycin, vincristine, dacarbazine) ABVE (Adriamycin, bleomycin, vincristine, etoposide) ABVP (Adriamycin, bleomycin sulfate, teniposide, prednisone) ABVP (Adriamycin, bleomycin sulfate, vinblastine, prednisone) ABVP (Adriamycin, bleomycin sulfate, vincristine, prednisone) AC (Adriamycin, carmustine) AC (Adriamycin, CCNU) AC (Adriamycin, cisplatin) AccuSite Ac-D-Ac (Adriamycin, daunorubicin, Adriamycin) ACe (Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide) ACE (Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, etoposide) ACFUCY (actinomycin D, 5-fluorouracil, cyclophosphamide) ACID (Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, imidazole, dactinomycin) acivicin aclarubicin aclarubicin HCl ACM (Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, methotrexate) ACNU (nimustine) ACOAP (Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, cytosine arabinoside, prednisone) ACOP (Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone) ACOPP (Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone, procarbazine) ACR (aclarubicin) ACT (actinomycin) ACT-C (actinomycin-C) ACT-D (actinomycin-D) Actinex (masoprocol) actinomycin-D (ACT-D) ACT-FU-Cy (actinomycin-D, 5-FU, cyclophosphamide) ADBC (Adriamycin, DTIC, bleomycin, CCNU) ADE (ara-C, daunorubicin, etoposide) adenine arabinoside (Ara-A) ADIC (Adriamycin, DTIC) ADOC (Adriamycin, cisplatin, vincristine, cyclophosphamide) AdOAP (Adriamycin, Oncovin, ara-C, prednisone) AdOP (Adriamycin, Oncovin, prednisone) adozelesin ADR-529 Adria + BCNU (Adriamycin + BCNU) Adriamycin PFS Adriamycin RDF Adria-L-PAM (Adriamycin, L-phenyl-alanine mustard) Adrucil (fluorouracil) AF 1890 (lonidamine) AFM (Adriamycin, 5-fluorouracil, methotrexate) AGT (aminoglutethimide) Agrelin (anagrelide) AID (Adriamycin, ifosfamide, dacarbazine, mesna) AIM (L-asparaginase, ifosfamide, methotrexate) AL-721 aldesleukin (Proleukin) alfa-2 or 26 interferon alfacalcidol (One-Alpha) Alferon LDO (interferon alfa-n3) Alferon-N (interferon alfa-n3) Alkaban-AQ (vinblastine) Alkeran (melphalan) all trans-retinoic acid (Tretinoin) Allergan 211 (idoxuridine) ALOMAD (Adriamycin, Leukeran, Oncovin, methotrexate, actinomycin D, dacarbazine) Alpha-Beta (alpha tocopherol and beta carotene) Alpha Chymar(alpha-chymotrypsin alpha-chymotrypsin (Alpha Chymar) alpha interferon (IFN-A) alpha1-antitrypsin alpha-2 interferon(IFN-alpha-2) 5-alpha reductase inhibitors alpha-TGI (teroxirone) AlphaNine ALTO (afterloading tandem and ovoids) ALT-RCC (autolymphocyte-based treatment for renal cell carcinoma) altretamine (Hexalen, Hexastat) AmBisome amethopterin (methotrexate) amiloride (Midamor) 9-aminocamptothecin aminoglutethimide (Cytadren, AGT, Elipten) aminopterin aminothiadiazole AML-2-23 monoclonal antibody AMMEN-OE5 monoclonal antibody amonafide (nafidimide) amphotericin B colloidal dispersion (ABCD) amphotericin B lipid complex (ABLC) Ampligen (polyribonucleotide) AMSA (amsacrine) amsacrine (m-AMSA, AMSA, Amsidyl) Amsidyl (amsacrine) anakinra (Antril) anagrelide (Agrelin) ANAN (anandron) anandron (nilutamide) anastrozole (Arimidex) Andro-Cyp Android-F (**Note: Discontinued in 1991) Andronaq (** Note: Discontinued in 1991) Andronate (testosterone cypionate) Andropository (testosterone enanthate) Andryl (testosterone) annamycinLF (liposomal annamycin) anthramycin (also antramycin) anthrapyrazole anti-B4-blocked ricin anti-EGFR (RG 838520) anti-MY9-blocked ricin anti-T12 allogeneic BMT anti-TAP-72 immunotoxin antidepressant Antril (anakinra) AOPA (ara-C, Oncovin, prednisone, asparaginase) AOPE (Adriamycin, Oncovin, prednisone, etoposide) APC (AMSA, prednisone, chlorambucil) APE (Adriamycin, Platinol, etoposide) APE (ara-C, Platinol, etoposide) APO (Adriamycin, prednisone, Oncovin) AR-623 (liposomal Tretinoin) ara-A (adenine arabinoside) ara-AC (azacytosine arabinoside) (fazarabine) arabinofuranosylcytosine (cytarabine) arabinosyl cytosine (cytarabine) ara-C (cytosine arabinoside) ( cytarabine) ara-C + ADR (cytarabine, Adriamycin) ara-C + DNR + PRED + MP (cytarabine, daunorubicin, prednisolone, mercaptopurine) ara-C + 6TG (cytarabine, thioguanine) ara-C-HU (ara-C, hydroxyurea) Ara-Cytidine (cytarabine) ara-G Aredia (pamidronate disodium) Arensin (fadrozole) Arimidex (anastrozole) Arotinoid ASHAP ( Adriamycin, Solu-Medrol, high-dose ara-C, Platinol) ASHAP/BACOS ASN (L-asparaginase) ASP (L-asparaginase) asparaginase (Elspar) ATG (antithymocyte globulin) Atzpodien regimen for renal cell carcinoma autolymphocyte therapy AV ( Adriamycin, vincristine) AVAD (doxorubicin, vincristine, cytarabine, dexamethasone) Avicidin AVM (Adriamycin, vinblastine, methotrexate) AVM ( Adriamycin, vincristine, mitomycin-C) AVP (actinomycin D, vincristine, Platinol) AVP (Adriamycin, vincristine, procarbazine) Avicidin azacitidine 5-azacitidine (Mylosar) azathioprine (Imuran) AZC (azacitidine) aziridinylbenzoquinone (diaziquone) AZQ (aziridinylbenzoquinone) BAC (BCNU, cytarabine, cyclophosphamide) Bacatin III BACO (bleomycin, Adriamycin, CCNU, Oncovin) BACOD (bleomycin, Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, dexamethasone) BACON ( bleomycin, Adriamycin, CCNU, Oncovin, nitrogen mustard) BACOP (bleomycin, Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone) BACT (BCNU, ara-C, cyclophosphamide, 6-thioguanine) BACT (bleomycin, Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, tamoxifen) BAM/BLITZ (B4 blocked ricin) BAMON (bleomycin, Adriamycin, methotrexate, Oncovin, nitrogen mustard) BAP (bleomycin, Adriamycin, prednisone) BAPP (bleomycin, doxorubicin, cisplatin, prednisone) BAVIP (bleomycin, Adriamycin, vinblastine, imidazole carboxamide, prednisone) BBVP-M (BCNU, bleomycin, VePesid, prednisone, methotrexate) BCAP (BCNU, cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, prednisone) BCAVe (bleomycin, CCNU, Adriamycin, Velban) BCD (bleomycin, cyclophosphamide, dactinomycin) BCG (bacillus Calmette-Guerin vaccine) B-CHOP (bleomycin Cytoxan, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin, prednisone) BCMF (bleomycin, cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, fluorouracil) BCNU (bis-chloronitrosourea) (carmustine) BCOP (BCNU, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone) BCP (BCNU, cyclophosphamide, prednisone) BCVP (BCNU, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, prednisone) BCVPP (BCNU, cyclophosphamide, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone) BCVPP-bleo (BCNU, cyclophosphamide, vinblastine, procarbazine, bleomycin) BCX-34 B-DOPA ( bleomycin, dacarbazine, Oncovin, prednisone, Adriamycin) BEAC (BCNU, etoposide, ara-C, cyclophosphamide) BEAM (BCNU, etoposide, cytarabine, melphalan) BEMP (bleomycin, Eldisine, mitomycin, Platinol) BEP (bleomycin, etoposide, Platinol) Betaseron (interferon beta-1b) BHD (BCNU, hydroxyurea, dacarbazine) BHDV (BCNU, hydroxyurea, dacarbazine, vincristine) bicalutamide BiCNU (carmustine) B-IFN (beta-interferon) Biodel Implant/BCNU BioTropin BIP (bleomycin, ifosfamide, Platinol) bisacetamide (heramethylene) bisantrene hydrochloride (Bisantrene) Bisantrene (bisantrene hydrochloride) bischlorethylnitrosurea (BCNU) bispecific antibody 520C9x22 bizelesin Blenoxane (bleomycin) BLEO (bleomycin) BLEO-COMF (bleomycin, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, fluorouracil) BLEO-MOPP (bleomycin, nitrogen mustard, Oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone) bleomycin (Blenoxane) (BLEO) (BLM) bleomycin HCl bleomycin sulfate BLITZ (monoclonal antibodies) BLM (bleomycin sulfate) BM-92103 B-MOPP (bleomycin, mechlorethamine, Oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone) BMP (BCNU, methotrexate, procarbazine) BMS-182248 (BR96-Dox) BMY-28090 BMY-45622 BOAP (bleomycin, Oncovin, Adriamycin, prednisone) BOLD (bleomycin, Oncovin, lomustine, dacarbazine) BOMP (bleomycin, Oncovin, Matulane, prednisone) BONP (bleomycin, Oncovin, Natulan, prednisolone) BOP (BCNU, Oncovin, prednisone) BOP (bleomycin, Oncovin, Platinol) BOPAM (bleomycin, Oncovin, prednisone, Adriamycin, mechlorethamine, methotrexate) BOPP (BCNU, Oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone) Borocell BR-96 (doxorubicin monoclonal antibody immunoconjugate) brachytherapy BRCA genetic testing brequinar brequinar sodium BRL39123A bromodeoxyuridine (BUdR) 5-bromodeoxyuridine (broxuridine or BUdR) 5-bromo-2-deoxyuridine 5-bromouracil bromfenac bropirimine broxuridine (BUdR) BSO (buthionine sulfoximine) BSRL (buserelin) (Suprefact) BT (BCNU, triazinate) BUdR (bromodeoxyuridine or broxuridine) BU (busulfan) BUS (busulfan, Myleran) buserelin (BSRL) (Suprefact) busulfan (BU, Myleran) buthionine sulfoximine (BSO) BVAP (BCNU, vincristine, Adriamycin, prednisone) BV-ara-U BVCPP (BCNU, vinblastine, cyclophosphamide, procarbazine, prednisone) BVD (BCNU, vincristine, dacarbazine ) BVDS (bleomycin, Velban, doxorubicin, streptozocin) BVPP (BCNU, vincristine, procarbazine, prednisone) BW 301U (piritrexim) BW A770U (crisnatol mesylate) CA 15-3 CA 72-4 CA (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin) CABOP, CA-BOP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, bleomycin, Oncovin, prednisone) CABS (CCNU, Adriamycin, bleomycin, streptozocin) CAC (cisplatin, ara-C, caffeine) CACP (cisplatin) cactinomycin (actinomycin C) CAD (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, dacarbazine) CAD (cytosine arabinoside, daunorubicin) CADIC ( cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, DTIC ) CAE (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, etoposide) CAF (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, 5-fluorouracil) CAFFI (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, 5-fluorouracil by continuous infusion) CAFP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, 5-fluorouracil, prednisone) CAFTH (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, 5-fluorouracil, tamoxifen, Halotestin) CAFVP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, 5-fluorouracil, vincristine, prednisone) CALF (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, leucovorin calcium , 5-fluorouracil) CALF-E (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, leucovorin calcium, 5-fluorouracil, ethinyl estradiol) calusterone CAM (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, methotrexate) CAMB (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, methotrexate, bleomycin) CAMELEON (cytosine arabinoside, high-dose methotrexate, leucovorin, Oncovin) CAMEO (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, methotrexate, etoposide, Oncovin) CAMF (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil) CAMF (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin methotrexate, folic acid) CAMLO (cytosine arabinoside, methotrexate, leucovorin, Oncovin) CAMP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, methotrexate, procarbazine) Campath 1H camptothecin-11 (CPT-11) CAO (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, Oncovin) CAP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, Platinol) CAP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, prednisone) CAP-I (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, Platinol) CAP-II (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, high-dose Platinol) CAP-BOP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, procarbazine, bleomycin, Oncovin, prednisone) capromab pendetide CAPPr (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, Platinol, prednisone) caracemide carbetimer carboplatin (Paraplatin) carboxamide Cardioxane carmustine (BCNU) (BiCNU) carubicin carubicin HCl carzelesin Casodex CAT (cytosine arabinoside, Adriamycin, 6-thioguanine) CAT (cytosine arabinoside, thioguanine) Catrix capsules and amp; injections CAV (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, Velban) CAV (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, vincristine) CAVe, CA-Ve (CCNU, Adriamycin, Velban) CAVP (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, VM-26, prednisone) CAVP-I (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, vincristine, prednisone) CAVP-16 (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, VP-16) CAVPM (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, VP-16, prednisone, methotrexate) CB10-277 CPBBA (cyclophosphamide, bleomycin, procarbazine, prednisone, Adriamycin) CBV (cyclophosphamide, BCNU, VePesid) CBV (cyclophosphamide, BCNU, VP-16) CBVD (CCNU, bleomycin, vinblastine, dexamethasone) CC (carboplatin, cyclophosphamide) CC49 monoclonal antibody CCAVV (CCNU, cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, vincristine, VP-16) CCFE (cyclophosphamide, cisplatin, 5-fluorouracil, estramustine) CCM (cyclophosphamide, CCNU, methotrexate) CCMA (CCNU, cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, Adriamycin) CCNU (lomustine) CCNU-OP (CCNU, Oncovin, prednisone) CCOB (CCNU, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, bleomycin) CCV (CCNU, cyclophosphamide, vincristine) CCV-AV (CCNU, cyclophosphamide, vincristine/Adriamycin, vincristine) CCVB (CCNU, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, bleomycin) CCVPP (CCNU, cyclophosphamide, Velban, procarbazine, prednisone) CCVV (cyclophosphamide, CCNU, VP-16, vincristine) CCVVP (cyclophosphamide, CCNU, VP-16, vincristine, Platinol) CD (cytarabine, daunorubicin) CdA (chlorodeoxyadenosine) (cladribine) 2-CdA (2-chlorodeoxyadenosine) CDC (carboplatin, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide) CDDP, C-DDP (cis-diamminedichloroplatinum) CDDP (cisplatin) CDE (cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, etoposide) CEAker CEB (carboplatin, etoposide, bleomycin) CECA (cisplatin, etoposide, cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin) CeeNu (CCNU or lomustine) CEF (cyclophosphamide, epirubicin, 5-fluorouracil) celogovab (OncoScint OV103) CEM (cytosine arabinoside, etoposide, methotrexate) Centixsin centrifugation CEP (CCNU, etoposide, prednimustine) CEP (cyclophosphamide, etoposide, Platinol) Ceptrate SC (monoclonal antibodies) Cerubidine (daunorubicin) CEV (cyclophosphamide, etoposide, vincristine) CF (cisplatin, 5-fluorouracil) CF (citrovorum factor) CF (leucovorin) CFL (cisplatin, 5-fluorouracil, leucovorin calcium) CFM (cyclophosphamide, 5-fluorouracil, mitoxantrone) CFP (cyclophosphamide, 5-fluorouracil, prednisone) CFPT (cyclophosphamide, 5-fluorouracil, prednisone, tamoxifen) CGS 16949A CHAD (cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, Adriamycin, DDP ) CHAMOCA (Cytoxan, hydroxyurea, actinomycin D, methotrexate, Oncovin, calcium folinate, Adriamycin) CH1VPP, Ch1VPP (chlorambucil, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone) CHAP (cyclophosphamide, Hexalen, Adriamycin, Platinol) CHD (cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, DDP) CHD-R (cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, DDP, radiotherapy) CHEX-UP (cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, 5-fluorouracil, Platinol) CHF (cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, 5-fluorouracil) chimeric 17-1A (C17-1A) chimeric L6 monoclonal antibodies CHIP (cis-dichlorotranshydroxy-bis-isopropylamine platinum IV) CHIP (iproplatin) chlorambucil (CLB or Leukeran) Chlorbutin (chlorambucil) chlormethine chlormethine HCl 8-chlorocamp 2-chlorodeoxyadenosine (2-CdA) chlorodeoxyadenosine chlorotrianisene (Tace) chlorozotocin (DCNU) CHL + PRED (chlorambucil , prednisone) Chl-VPP (chlorambucil, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone) CHO (cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin) CHOB (cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin, bleomycin) CHOD (cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin, dexamethasone) CHOP (cyclophosphamide, Halotestin, Oncovin, prednisone) CHOP (cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin, prednisone) CHOP-BLEO (cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin, prednisone, bleomycin) CHOPE (cyclophosphamide, Halotestin, Oncovin, prednisone, etoposide) CHOR (cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin, radiotherapy) chromic phosphate P 32 CHVP (cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, VM-26, prednisone) CI-958, 973, 980 CIA (CCNU, ifosfamide, Adriamycin) cinchona bark CIS 39300 cis-retinoic acid (CRA) 13-cis-retinoic acid (13-CRA) CISCA, CisCA (cisplatin, cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin) CISCAii/BViv (cisplatin, cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, vinblastine, bleomycin) cis-DDP (cisplatin) cis-diamminedichloroplatinum (cisplatin) cisplatin (CDDP or cis-platinum or DDP or Platinol) cisplatin/collagen matrix citrovorum factor (CF) citrovorum rescue CIVPP (chlorambucil, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone) cladribine (Leustatin) clofarabine CLB (chlorambucil) CMC (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, CCNU) CMC-VAP (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, CCNU, vincristine, Adriamycin, procarbazine) CMF (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil) CMF-AV (cyclophosphamide methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, Adriamycin, vincristine) CMFAVP (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, Adriamycin, vincristine, prednisone) CMF-BLEO (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, bleomycin) CMF-FLU (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, fluoxymesterone) CMFH (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, hydroxyurea) CMFP (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, prednisone) CMFPT (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, prednisone, tamoxifen) CMFPTH (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, prednisone, tamoxifen, Halotestin) CMFP-VA (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, prednisone, vincristine, Adriamycin) CMFT (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, tamoxifen) CMF-TAM (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, tamoxifen) CM-5-FU (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil) CMFV (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, vincristine) CMFVAT (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5- fluorouracil, vincristine, Adriamycin, testosterone) CMFVP (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, vincristine, prednisone) CMH (cyclophosphamide, m-AMSA, hydroxyurea) CMOPP, C-MOPP (cyclophosphamide, mechlorethamine, Oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone) CMP (CCNU, methotrexate, procarbazine) CMPF (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, prednisone, 5-fluorouracil) CMV (cisplatin, methotrexate, vinblastine) CNF (cyclophosphamide, Novantrone, 5-fluorouracil) CNOP, C-NOP (cyclophosphamide, Novantrone, Oncovin, prednisone) COAP (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, ara-C, prednisone) COAP-BLEO (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, ara-C, prednisone, bleomycin) COB (cisplatin, Oncovin, bleomycin) COBMAM (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, bleomycin, methotrexate, Adriamycin, MeCCNU) COF/COM (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, 5-fluorouracil/cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate) colaspase COM (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate) COM (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, MeCCNU) COMA-A (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, Adriamycin, ara-C) COMB (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, bleomycin) COMB (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, MeCCNU, bleomycin) COMBAP (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, bleomycin, Adriamycin, prednisone) COMe (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate) COMET-A (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, leucovorin, etoposide, ara-c) COMF (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil) COMLA (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, leucovorin, ara-C) COMP (Cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, methotrexate, prednisone) conjugated estrogens CONPADRI, COPADRI-I (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, L-phenylalanine mustard, Adriamycin) Consensus interferon Cooper CMFVP (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, vincristine, prednisone) Cooper Regimen (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, vincristine, prednisone) COP (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone) COP (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisolone) COPA (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone, Adriamycin) COPA-BLEO (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone, Adriamycin, bleomycin) COPAC (CCNU, Oncovin, prednisone, Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide) COP-B, COPB (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone, bleomycin) COP-BLAM (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone, bleomycin, Adriamycin, Matulane) COP-BLEO (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, prednisone, bleomycin) COPE (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, Platinol, etoposide) COPP (CCNU, Oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone) COPP (cyclophosphamide, Oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone) Cosmegen (dactinomycin) CP (Cytoxan, Platinol) CP (cyclophosphamide, prednisone) CPA (cyclophosphamide) CPB (cyclophosphamide, Platinol, BCNU) CPC (cyclophosphamide, Platinol, carboplatin) CPDD (cis-platinum diamminedichloride) CPM (CCNU, procarbazine, methotrexate) CPOB (cyclophosphamide, prednisone, Oncovin, bleomycin) CPT-11 (camptothecin-11) CPTR (cyproterone) CRA (cis-retinoic acid) 13-CRA (13-cis-retinoic acid) Crasnitin (C-asparaginase) CRF-187 crisnatol mesylate CROP (cyclophosphamide, rubidazone, Oncovin, prednisone) CROPAM (cyclophosphamide, rubidazone, Oncovin, prednisone, L-asparaginase, methotrexate) CT (cytarabine, thioguanine) CTCb (cyclophosphamide, thiotepa, carboplatin) CTX (cyclophosphamide) CTX-Plat (cyclophosphamide, Platinol) CV 205-502 CV (cisplatin, VP-16) CVA (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, Adriamycin) CVA-BMP (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, Adriamycin, BCNU, methotrexate, procarbazine) C-VAD, CVAD ( cyclophosphamide, vincristine, Adriamycin, dexamethasone) CVB (CCNU, vinblastine, bleomycin) CVBD (CCNU, vinblastine, bleomycin, dexamethasone) CVD (cisplatin, vinblastine, dacarbazine) CVEB (cisplatin, Velban, etoposide, bleomycin) CVI (carboplatin, VePesid, ifosfamide, Mesnex uroprotection) CVM (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, methotrexate) CVP (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, prednisone) CVP-BLEO (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, prednisone, bleomycin) CVPP (CCNU, vinblastine, prednisone, procarbazine) CVPP (cyclophosphamide, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone) CVPP-CCNU (cyclophosphamide, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone, CCNU) CY (cyclophosphamide or Cytoxan) CyADIC (cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, DTIC) CYC (cyclophosphamide) cyclocreatine cyclohexylnitrosourea (CCNU) cyclophosphamide (CPA or CPM or CYC) Cycoblastin (cyclophosphamide) CyHOP (cyclophosphamide, Halotestin, Oncovin, prednisone) cyproterone (CPTR) cysteamine dichloroplatinum-2 CYT-103-Y-90 (OncoRad) CytaBOM, CYTABOM (cytarabine, bleomycin, Oncovin, mechlorethamine) Cytadren (aminoglutethimide) cytarabine (ara-C or Cytosar-U or cytosine arabinoside) Cytosar-U (cytarabine) cytosine arabinoside (ara-C) Cytoxan (CTX) Cytoxan Lyophilized CyVADACT, CY-VA-DACT (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, Adriamycin, dactinomycin) CyVADIC (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, methotrexate, Adriamycin, DTIC) CyVMAD (cyclophosphamide, vincristine, methotrexate, Adriamycin, DTIC) DA (daunorubicin, ara-C) dacarbazine (DTIC) DACT (dactinomycin) dactinomycin (actinomycin D) DAP (dianhydrogalactitol, Adriamycin, Platinol) DAP/TMP (dapsone, trimethoprim) DAT (daunomycin, ara-C, 6-thioguanine) DATVP (daunomycin, ara-C, 6-thioguanine, vincristine, prednisone) Datelliptium (ellipticine) daunomycin (DNM) daunorubicin hydrochloride (Cerubidine or DNR) DaunoXome (liposomal daunorubicin) DAV (dibromodulcitol, Adriamycin, vincristine) DAVA (desacetyl vinblastine amide) DAVH (dibromodulcitol, Adriamycin, vincristine, Halotestin) DBD (dibromodulcitol) DBV (dacarbazine, BCNU, vincristine) DC (daunorubicin, cytarabine) DCCMP (daunorubicin, cyclocytidine, 6-metacaptopurine, prednisone) DCF (2-deoxycoformycin or pentostatin) DCM (dichloromethotrexate) DCMP (daunorubicin, cytarabine, 6-metacaptopurine, prednisone) DCT (daunorubicin, cytarabine, thioguanine) DCV (dacarbazine, CCNU, vincristine) DDP (cis-diaminodichloroplatinum or cisplatin) 3-deazaguanine DECAL (dexamethasone, etoposide, cisplatin, ara-C, L-asparaginase) Decapeptyl (triptorelin) decitabine deferoxamine Deladiol-40 (estradiol) Delatest (testosterone) Delatestryl (testosterone) Delestrogen (estradiol) 2-deoxy-5-azacitidine (DAC) deoxycoformycin (DCF or pentostatin) deoxyspergualin (DSG) depAndro, depAndro 200 (testosterone) Depofoam encapsulated cytarabine (DTC 101) Depo-Provera Depotest (testosterone) Depo-Testosterone dexormaplatin dexverapamil dezaguanine dezaguanine mesylate DFDC (gemcitabine) DFMO (eflornithine) DFMO-MGBG DFV (DDP, 5-fluorouracil, VePesid) DHAC (azacitidine) DHAD (mitoxantrone) DHAP (dexamethasone, high-dose ara-C, Platinol) DI 694 diaziquone (aziridinylbenzoquinone) dibromodulcitol (Mitolactol) Dicorvin didemnin B didox diethyldithiocarbamate (DTC) diethylstilbestrol diphosphate dihematoporphyrin ethers dihydro-5-azacitidine (azacitidine or DHAC) DIMOPP (dose-intensified MOPP) Dioval XX, Dioval 40 (estradiol) DL (doxorubicin, lomustine) DM (dexamethasone) DMC (dactinomycin, methotrexate, cyclophosphamide) DMP 840 DNM (daunomycin) DNR (daunorubicin) DOAP (daunorubicin, Oncovin, ara-C, prednisone) docetaxel dolasestron DOX (doxorubicin) Doxil (liposome formulation of doxorubicin) doxorubicin (Adriamycin or DOX) Drolban droloxifene dromostanolone propionate (Drostanolone) dronabinol Drostanolone DTC (diethyldithiocarbamate) DTIC (dacarbazine) DTIC-ACTD (DTIC, actinomycin D) DTIC-Dome (dacarbazine) duazomycin Durabolin (nandrolone phenpropionate) Duragen (estradiol) Duralutin (hydroxyprogesterone) Duratest (testosterone) Durathate (testosterone) DVB (DDP, vindesine, bleomycin) DVP (daunorubicin, vincristine, prednisone) DVPL-ASP (daunorubicin, vincristine, prednisone, L-asparaginase) DZAPO (daunorubicin, azacitidine, ara-C, prednisone, Oncovin) EAP (etoposide, Adriamycin, Platinol) Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) EBAP (Eldisine, BCNU, Adriamycin, prednisone) echinomycin EBRT (external beam radiation therapy) ECHO (etoposide, cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, Oncovin) 10-EDAM (10-ethyl-10-deaza-aminopterin ) (Edatrexate) ECMV (etoposide, Cytoxan, methotrexate, vincristine) ECOG (Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group) EDAM (10-ethyl-deaza-aminopterin or 10-EdAM) EDAP (etoposide, dexamethasone, ara-C, Platinol) Edatrexate ( 10-EDAM) (10-ethyl-10-deaza-aminopterin) eflornithine (DFMO) Efudex (fluorouracil) EFP (etoposide, fluorouracil, Platinol) Einhorn regimen Eldisine (vindesine sulfate) ELF (etoposide, leucovorin, 5-fluorouracil) Elipten (aminoglutethimide) Elliott's B solution ellipticine elsamitrucin Elspar (asparaginase) EMACO (etoposide, methotrexate, actinomycin D, cyclophosphamide, Oncovin) Emcyt (estramustine) E-MVAC (escalated methotrexate, vinblastine, Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide) Endoxan-Asta (cyclophosphamide) enloplatin enpromate EP (etoposide, Platinol) EPI (epirubicin) epi-ADR (epinephrine-Adriamycin) epipropidine epirubicin epirubicin HCl EPO (erythropoietin) EPOCH (etoposide, prednisone, Oncovin, cyclophosphamide, Halotestin) Epodyl Epogen Eprex (erythropoietin) erbulozole Ergamisol (levamisole) Erwinase erwinia asparaginase erwinia L-asparaginase ESHAP (etoposide, Solu-Medrol, ara-C, Platinol) esorubicin esorubicin HCl esperamycin Esterified estrogens Estinyl Estra-L (estradiol) Estrace estradiol Estradurin estramustine (Emcyt) Estratab Estraval Estrone 5 etanidazole ethacrynic acid ethinyl estradiol Ethiodol Ethiofos (WR2721) 10-ethyl-10-deaza-aminopterin (10-EDAM) (Edatrexate) Ethyol (amifostine) etoposide (VP-16, VePesid) etoposide phosphate etoprine Eulexin EVA (etoposide, vinblastine, Adriamycin) EVAP Everone EVMAC (escalated methotrexate, vinblastine, Adriamycin, cisplatin) FAC (5-fluorouracil, Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide.
% = percent 10th = tenth 1st = first 2de = two dimensional echocardiography 2nd = second 3rd = third 3vc = 3 vessel cord 4th = fourth 5fu = fluorouracil 5th = fifth 6-mp = 6 mercaptopurine 6-tg = 6 thioguanine 6th = sixth 7th = seventh 8th = eighth 9th = ninth @ = at @ = email domain separator a = abortion a = absorbance a = accommodation a = adriamycin a = ante a = artery a alternata = alternaria alternata a annua = artemisia annua a baumannii = acinetobacter baumannii a belladonna = atropa belladonna a brassicicola = alternaria brassicicola a californica = artemisia californica a castellanii = acanthamoeba castellanii a cell = amacrine cell a cepa = allium cepa a coenophialum = acremonium coenophialum a culbertsoni = acanthamoeba culbertsoni a duodenale = ancylostoma duodenale a filifolia = artemisia filifolia a githago = agrostemma githago a junii = acinetobacter junii a k amputation = above knee amputation a kiliense = acremonium kiliense a polyphaga = acanthamoeba polyphaga a sativa = avena sativa a tridentata = artemisia tridentata a&e = accident and emergency department a&ox3 = alert and oriented to person place and date a&ox4 = alert and oriented to person place time and date a&p = anterior and posterior a&p = auscultation and percussion a&s = ambu & suction a&w = alive and well a-line = arterial line a-p = anterior and posterior a-p&lat = anteroposterior and lateral a-v = atrioventricular a/c = adriamycin / cyclophosphamide a/c = anterior chamber of eye a/g = albumin globulin ratio a/n = abnormal a/o = alert and oriented a/p = assessment and plan a/p = auscultation and percussion a1ad = alpha1 antitrypsin deficiency emphysema a2 = aortic component second heart sound aa = adriamycin aa = african american aa = alcohol abuse aa = alcoholics anonymous aa = alopecia areata aa = amino acid aa = amyloid protein A aa = aortic aneurysm aa = aortic arch aa = aplastic anemia aa = ara c aa = arachidonic acid aa = ascending aorta aaa = abdominal aortic aneurysm aaa = acquired aplastic anemia aaa = acute apical abscess aaa = aromatic amino acid aaf = acetylaminofluorene aag = alpha 1 acid glycoprotein aah = atypical adenomatous hyperplasia aai = acute alcohol intoxication aall = anterior axillary line aami = age associated memory impairment aamtase = aklanonic acid methyltransferase aaox3 = awake alert and oriented to date place & person aark = automated anesthesia record keeper aas = aarskog scott syndrome aas = aortic arch syndrome aas = atlantoaxial subluxation aat = aachen aphasia test aat = alpha 1 antitrypsin aat = alpha antitrypsin aau = acute anterior uveitis aav = aids associated virus ab = abdominal ab = abortion ab = antibody ab = asthmatic bronchitis aba = abscissic acid abatc = azidobenzamidotaurocholate abc = aneurysmal bone cyst abc = apnea bradycardia cyanosis abc = aspiration biopsy cytology abd = abdomen abd = abductor abdom = abdomen abdv = bleomycin doxorubicin dtic vinblastine abe = acute bacterial endocarditis abf = aortobifemoral graft abg = aortic bifurcation graft abg = aortobifemoral graft abg = arterial blood gas abi = arterial pressure index abk = aphakic bullous keratopathy abl = abetalipoproteinaemia abl = abetalipoproteinemia abl = african burkitt's lymphoma abl = angioblastic lymphadenopathy ablc = amphotericin b lipid complex abm = alveolar basement membrane antibody abmt = autologous bone marrow transplant abn = abnormal abnl = abnormal abo = a system of classifying blood groups by a or b antibody abo = abortion abo = antibody abo = bleo mtx vcr abo hdn = abo hemolytic disease of the newborn abp = arterial blood pressure abpa = asthmatic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis abpb = abductor pollicis brevis abpl = abductor pollicis longus abr = auditory brainstem response abs = abdominal muscles abs = abdominals abs = absent abs = acute brain syndrome abs = affect balance scale abs = anorexic behavior scales abt = autologous blood transfusion abu = asymptomatic bacteriuria abv = actinomycin d, bleomycin, vincristine abv = adriamycin, bleomycin, vinblastine abv = bleo dox vbl abvd = bleomycin dacarbazine doxorubicin vincristine abx = antibiotics ac = acute ac = air conditioning ac = air conduction ac = alternating current ac = amniocentesis ac = ante cibum ac = anterior chamber ac = ascending colon ac = assist control ac/a = accommodation convergence/accommodation aca = adenocarcinoma aca = anterior cerebral artery aca = anti cardiolipin antibody acad = academy acbe = air contrast barium enema acc = acceleration acc = accelerator acc = accident acc = accommodation acc = adrenocortical carcinoma acc = agenesis of corpus callosum acc = alveolar cell carcinoma acc = aplasia cutis congenita acca = adenylate cyclase constitutive activator acca = adrenal cortical carcinoma acca = adrenocortical carcinoma accom = accommodation accpn = agenesis of the corpus callosum with peripheral neuropathy acd = acid citrate dextrose acd = actinomycin d acd = adult celiac disease acd = allergic contact dermatitis acd = anemia of chronic disease acd = arteriosclerotic coronary disease acd = automatic cardiac defibrillator procedure acd = corneal dystrophy ace = acetylcholinesterase ace = angiotensin converting enzyme ace = cyclophosphamide doxorubicin ace = dipeptidyl peptidase a acetoacetyl coa = acetoacetyl coenzyme a acetyl coa = acetyl coenzyme a acetyl coa acetyltransferase = acetyl coenzyme a acetyltransferase acetyl coa carboxylase = acetyl coenzyme a carboxylase acf = anterior cranial fossa acg = angle closure glaucoma ach = acetylcholine ach = achondroplasia ach = adrenal cortical hormone ach esterase = acetylcholinesterase ache = acetylcholinesterase aci = acute coronary insufficiency aciol = anterior chamber intraocular lens acj = amelocemental junction of tooth acl = anterior cruciate ligament acla = anti cardiolipin antibody acls = advanced cardiac life support acm = aclacinomycin a acm = adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, methotrexate acm = arnold chiari malformation acn = acoustic neurinoma acnu = nimustine acom = anterior communicating artery acp = acid phosphatase acp = acupuncture acps = acrocephalopolysyndactyly acr = aclarubicin acr = amalgam cement restoration acra = acetylcholine receptor antibody acs = american cancer society acs = anterior tibial compartment syndrome acs = antireticular cytotoxic serum acsvbg = aortocoronary saphenous vein bypass graft acsvg = aortocoronary saphenous vein graft act = actinomycin act = activated clotting time act = acute coronary thrombosis act-c = actinomycin c act-d = actinomycin d acth = adrenocorticotrophic hormone actriib = activin receptor type iib acug = arthrocutaneouveal granulomatosis acv = acyclovir acv = airway closing volume acv = aplasia of cerebellar vermis acvd = arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease acvg = aortocoronary vein graft acyl coa = acyl coenzyme a ad = adenoidal degeneration ad = advertisement ad = alzheimer's disease ad = atopic dermatitis ad = atrio dextro ad = auris dextra ad = autogenic drainage ad = autosomal dominant ad = dactinomycin ad = drug addiction ad lib = ad libitim ada = adenosine deaminase ada = american dental association ada = american diabetes association ada = american dietetic association ada = americans with disabilities act adamha = alcohol drug abuse and mental health administration adas = alzheimer's disease assessment scale adat = advance diet as tolerated adbc = adriamycin, dtic, bleomycin, ccnu adc = acquired immune deficiency syndrome dementia complex adc = adenylate cyclase adc = adrenal cortex adc = aids dementia complex adcc = antibody dependent cell cytotoxicity add = attention deficit disorder add'l = additional addl = additional ade = ara c, daunorubicin, etoposide adem = acute disseminated encephalomyelitis aden = acantholytic dyskeratotic epidermal nevus adenoca = adenocarcinoma adf = aortoduodenal fistula adh = alcohol dehydrogenase adh = antidiuretic hormone adhd = attention deficit hyperactivity disorder adi = autosomal dominant ichthyosis vulgaris adic = adriamycin, dtic adip = acute demyelinating inflammatory polyradiculopathy adj = adjuvant adk = adenylate kinase adl = activities of daily living adm = administration adm = administrator adm = admission admckd = medullary cystic kidney disease, autosomal dominant adp = adenosine diphosphate adpase = adenosine diphosphatase adpkd = autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease adr = adriamycin adr = adverse drug reaction adria = adriamycin ads = alcohol dependence scale ads = antibody deficiency syndrome adt = adenosine triphosphate adt = admission, diagnosis, triage adu = acute duodenal ulcer ae = acrodermatitis enteropathica ae = aeronautical engineer ae = agricultural engineer aea = above elbow amputation aec = aminoethylcysteine aed = accident and emergency department aed = automated external defibrillator aeeg = ambulatory eeg aef = allogenic effect factor aef = amyloid enhancing factor aef = aryepiglottic fold aem = ataxia, episodic, with myokymia aep = auditory evoked potentials aer = auditory evoked responses af = acid fast af = afebrile af = amaurosis fugax af = amniotic fluid af = anterior fontanelle af = asian female af = atrial fibrillation af = auricular fibrillation af = dental amalgam filling present afb = acid fast bacillus afb = aflatoxin b afb1 = aflatoxin b1 afgf = acidic fibroblast growth factor afi = amaurotic familial idiocy afi = amniotic fluid index afib = atrial fibrillation afip = armed forces institute of pathology afl = atrial flutter aflp = acute fatty liver of pregnancy afp = alpha fetoprotein aft = aflatoxin aft = afternoon afv = amniotic fluid volume ag = anion gap ag = antigen ag = atrial gallop ag = atrophic gastritis ag = silver aga = anti gliadin antibody aga = appropriate for gestational age agg = agammaglobulinemia agit = agitation agl = acute granulocytic leukemia aglt = acidified glycerol lysis test agmx = agammaglobulinemia, x linked agn = acute glomerulonephritis agnor = silver staining nucleolar organizing regions agp = alpha 1 acid glycoprotein ags = adrenogenital syndrome ags = alagille syndrome ags = audiogenic seizure agsg = alliance of genetic support groups agt = activity group therapy agt = aminoglutethimide agt = antiglobulin test agus = atypical glands of unknown significance agw = anogenital warts ah = adductor hallucis ah = alcoholic hepatitis ah = anterior horn ah = atypical hyperplasia aha = acquired hemolytic anemia aha = american heart association aha = american hospital association aha = anterior hypothalamic area aha = autoimmune hemolytic anemia ahc = acute hemorrhagic conjunctivitis ahc = adrenal hypoplasia, congenital ahd = arteriohepatic dysplasia ahd = arteriosclerotic heart disease ahds = allan herndon dudley syndrome ahf = acute heart failure ahf = antihemophilic factor ahf = argentinian hemorrhagic fever ahg = acute herpetic gingivostomatitis ahg = antihemophilic globulin ahgs = acute herpetic gingivostomatitis ahh = aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase ahhd = arteriosclerotic hypertensive heart disease ahle = acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis ahm = allele frequency dependent homozygosity mapping aho = albright hereditary osteodystrophy ahr = aryl hydrocarbon receptor aht = antihyaluronidase screening titer ahts = adductovarus hammer toe syndrome ahx = addison disease, x linked ai = accidental injury ai = alcohol intake ai = allergy and immunology ai = amelogenesis imperfecta ai = anaphylatoxin inactivator ai = angiotensin i ai = aortic incompetence ai = aortic insufficiency ai = apical impulse ai = artificial insemination ai = artificial intelligence ai = autoimmune ai = autoimmunity aia = aspirin intolerant asthma aib = abnormal illness behavior aib = aminoisobutyric acid aic = aicardi syndrome aica = anterior inferior cerebellar artery aicd = automatic implanted cardiac defibrillator aid = artificial insemination by donor aidh = atypical intraductal hyperlasia aids = acquired immune deficiency syndrome aied = aland island eye disease aih = artificial insemination by husband aih = autoimmune hepatitis aiha = autoimmune hemolytic anemia ail = angioimmunoproliferative lesions aild = angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy with dysproteinemia aim = abnormal involuntary movement aim = activation inducer molecule aim = asparaginase, ifosfamide, methotrexate aimi = anteroinferior myocardial infarction aims = abnormal involuntary movement scale aims = arthritis impact measurement scale ain = acute interstitial nephritis ain = anal intraepithelial neoplasia aion = acute ischemic optic neuropathy aip = acute intermittent porphyria aip = acute interstitial pneumonia ais = abbreviated injury scale ais = adenocarcinoma in situ aivr = accelerated idioventricular rhythm aj = ankle jerk ajcc = american joint committee on cancer ak = above knee ak = acetate kinase ak = actinic keratosis ak = adenylate kinase ak = artificial kidney ak = astigmatic keratotomy aka = above knee amputation aka = alcoholic ketoacidosis aka = also known as ake = acrokeratoelastoidosis akp = anterior knee pain akv = acrokeratosis verruciformis al = aluminum al = amyloid light chain al = anterolateral al = arterial line al = artificial limb al = left ear ala = alanine ala = aminolevulinic acid ala = amoebic liver abscess alad = aminolevulinic acid dehydratase alase = alas, erythroid alash = alas, housekeeping alat = alanine aminotransferase alb = albumin alc = alcohol alcaa = acetylcarnitine arginyl amide alcam = activated leukocyte cell adhesion molecule alcl = anaplastic large cell lymphoma ald = adrenoleukodystrophy ald = alcoholic liver disease ald = aldolase ald = aldosine ald = aldosterone aldb = aldolose b deficiency aldo = aldosterone alec = artificial lung expanding compound alf = acute liver failure alg = antilymphocyte globulin ali = acute lung injury ali = average lobe index alk p'tase = alkaline phosphatase alk phos = alkaline phosphatase all = acute lymphocytic leukemia allo = allogenic alm = acral lentiginous melanoma almi = anterolateral myocardial infarction almm = acral lentiginous malignant melanoma alomad = adriamycin, leukeran, oncovin, methotrexate, actinomycin d, dacarbazine alp = alkaline phosphatase alp = anterior lobe of pituitary alp = argon laser photocoagulation alp = atherogenic lipoprotein phenotype alpc = argon laser photocoagulation alpha anp = alpha atrial natriuretic peptide alpha ifn = alpha interferon alpha mpt = alpha methyl p tyrosine alps = aphasia language performance scales als = advanced life support als = afferent loop syndrome als = amyotrophic lateral sclerosis als = antilymphocyte serum alt = alaniinitransaminaas alt = alanine aminotransferase alt = altered alt = altitude alt = argon laser trabeculoplasty alto = afterloading tandem and ovoids altp = argon laser trabeculoplasty alunc = alopecia universalis congenita alv = alveolar alv = avian leukosis virus am = alveolar macrophage am = american am = americium am = ammeter am = anteromedial am = asian male am = morning ama = advanced maternal age ama = against medical advice ama = american medical association ama = anti mitochondrial antibody amb = ambulate amb = amphotericin b amc = arthrogryposis multiplex congenita amcn = arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, neurogenic type amd = acid maltase deficiency amd = age related macular degeneration amdg = acromesomelic dysplasia, grebe type amf = adios, my friend amfyoyo = adios my friend, you're on your own ami = acute mesenteric ischemia ami = acute myocardial infarct ami = autobiographical memory interview amio = amiodarone amit = amitriptyline aml = acute myelogenous leukemia aml = anterior mitral leaflet amlcd = active matrix liquid crystal device amm = agnogenic myeloid metaplasia amml = acute myelomonocytic leukemia amn = adrenomyeloneuropathy amnio = amniocentesis amp = acid mucopolysaccharide amp = acute massive pulmonary embolism amp = adenosine monophosphate amp = ampere amp = amphetamine amp = ampicillin amp = ampule amp = amputation amp deaminase = adenosine monophosphate deaminase ampe = acute massive pulmonary embolism amr = alternating motion rate ams = altered mental status ams = atypical mole syndrome amsa = amsacrine amt = abbreviated mental test amt = amount amt = anxiety management training amv = assisted mandatory ventilation amvc = atrophia maculosa varioliformis cutis an = acanthosis nigricans an = acoustic neuroma an = anorexia nervosa an = antenatal ana = alpha naphthyl esterase ana = antinuclear antibody ana = antinuclear antigen anae = alpha naphthyl acetate esterase anan = anandron anbc = hepatitis b core antibody anc = absolute neutrophil count anc = antenatal care anca = anti neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody ancova = analysis of covariance and = axillary node dissection anes = anesthesia anf = antinuclear factor ang = angiotensin angio = angiogram angis = australian national genomic info service anl = acute nonlymphocytic leukemia anl = argonne national laboratory anll = acute nonlymphoblastic leukemia anm = amish nemaline myopathy ann = annual ann = annulus ann = artificial neural networks ann fib = annulus fibrosis annl = acute non lymphocytic leukemia anom = anomalous anova = analysis of variance anp = atrial natriuretic peptide ans = arteriolonephrosclerosis ans = autonomic nervous system ant = alloimmune neonatal thrombocytopenia ant = anterior ante = before anug = acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis anxty = anxiety ao = acridine orange aob = acetone on breath aob = alcohol on breath aob = anterior open bite aod = arterial occlusive disease aodm = adult onset diabetes mellitus aof = assessment of occupational function aom = acute otitis media aom = arthroophthalmopathy, hereditary progressive aom = azoxymethane aopa = ara c, oncovin, prednisone, asparaginase aope = adriamycin, oncovin, prednisone, etoposide aorf = adult onset renal failure aos = adams oliver syndrome ap & lat = anteroposterior & lateral ap = abdominal pain ap = abdominal perineal ap = acid phosphatase ap = action potential ap = acute pancreatitis ap = alkaline phosphatase ap = anatomic pathology ap = angina pectoris ap = ante partum ap = anterior and posterior ap = anterior pituitary ap = aortic pressure ap = aortopulmonary ap = arterial pressure ap = artificial pneumothorax ap&lat = anteroposterior & lateral apa = american psychological association apa = aminopenicillanic acid apa = antiphospholipid antibody apb = abductor pollicus brevis apc = acetylsalicylic acid, acetophenetidin, and caffeine apc = activated protein c apc = adenomatous polyposis of the colon apc = amsa, prednisone, chlorambucil apc = aspirin, phenacetin, caffeine apc = atrial premature contraction apch = alternative pathway hemolytic complement apcor = advanced portable coronary observation radio apd = accessory pancreatic duct apd = afferent pupillary defect apd = antipsychotic drug apd = atrial premature depolarization ape = acute pulmonary edema ape = anterior pituitary extract apeced = autoimmune polyendocrinopathy candidiasis ectodermal dystrophy apf = antiperinuclear factor aph = alkaline phosphatase aph = antepartum hemorrhage aph = aphasia apha = american public health association aphig = aphidicolin glycinate api = application programming interface apkd = adult polycystic disease apl = abductor pollicis longus apl = acute promyelocytic leukemia apl = adjustable pressure limiting valve apla = anti phospholipid antibody apld = automated percutaneous lumbar discectomy aplis = anatomic pathology laboratory information system apls = advanced pediatric life support apml = acute promyelocytic leukemia apn = acute pyelonephritis apn = advanced practice nurse apo = adriamycin, prednisone, oncovin apo a i = apolipoprotein a i apoa = apolipoprotein a apob = apolipoprotein b apoc = apolipoprotein c apod = apolipoprotein d apoe = apolipoprotein e apoj = apolipoprotein j app = acute phase protein app = appendix appl = appliance appl = application appnhp = adenylyl imidodiphosphate approx = approximate approx = approximately appt = appointment appy = appendectomy apr = abdominoperineal resection of rectum apr = acute phase reactant apr = april apr = auropalpebral reflex aprs = adult personality rating schedule aprt = adenine phosphoribosyltransferase aprt = adenosine phosphoribosyltransferase aprtase = adenine phosphoribosyltransferase aprv = airway pressure release ventilation aps = antiphospholipid syndrome apsa = phosphatidylserine antibody apsgn = acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis aptt = activated partial thromboplastin time apud = amine precursor uptake and decarboxylation apudoma = apud tumor apudoma = tumor of apud cells apvc = anomalous pulmonary venous connection apvd = anomalous pulmonary venous drainage apvr = anomalous pulmonary venous return apvs = absent pulmonary valve syndrome apw = aortopulmonary window aq = aqueous ar = aortic regurgitation ar = argon ara c = arabinosylcytosine ara ctp = arabinofuranosylcytosine triphosphate ara u = arabinofuranosyluracil aras = atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis arbkt = aids risk behavior knowledge test arc = abnormal retinal correspondence arc = aids related complex arch = archives ard = acute respiratory disease ardmd = autosomal recessive distal muscular dystrophy ards = adult respiratory distress syndrome arf = acute renal failure arf = acute respiratory failure arf = acute rheumatic fever arg = arginine ari = acute renal insufficiency ari = acute respiratory infection arm = artificial rupture of membrane armd = age related macular degeneration arn = acute retinal necrosis aroa = autosomal recessive ocular albinism arom = artificial rupture of membranes arp = american registry of pathology arpkd = autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease arsa = arylsulfatase a art = anti retroviral therapy art = arterial arter = arterial aru = acute retention of urine arv = aids related virus arv = anti retroviral therapy arvc = arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy arvd = arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia as = angelman syndrome as = aortic stenosis as = arteriosclerosis as = auris sinestra asa = acetylsalicylic acid asa = argininosuccinic acid asa = aspirin asa = aspirin sensitive asthma asad = arteriosclerotic artery disease asal = argininosuccinate lyase asal deficiency = argininosuccinate lyase deficiency asap = as soon as possible asat = aspartate aminotransferase asb = asymptomatic bacteriuria asbmb = american society for biochemistry & molecular biology asc = american society of cytology ascb = american society for cell biology ascd = arteriosclerotic coronary disease aschd = arteriosclerotic coronary heart disease asci = american society for clinical investigation ascii = american standard code for information interchange asco = american society of clinical oncology ascp = american society of clinical pathologists asct = autologous stem cell transplantation ascus = atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance ascva = arteriosclerotic cerebrovascular accident ascvd = arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease ascvd = arteriosclerotic cerebrovascular disease ascvhd = arteriosclerotic cardiovascular heart disease ascvrd = arteriosclerotic cardiovascular renal disease asd = atrial septal defect asdhd = arteriosclerotic decompensated heart disease asdp = anal sphincter dysplasia asech = acetylselenonium choline asf = anterior spinal fusion ash = asymmetrical septal hypertrophy ashap = adriamycin, solu medrol, high dose ara c, platinol ashcvd = arteriosclerotic hypertensive cardiovascular disease ashd = arteriosclerotic heart disease ashd = atrioseptal heart defect ashg = american society for human genetics ashhd = arteriosclerotic hypertensive heart disease ashvd = arteriosclerotic hypertensive vascular disease asi = anxiety status inventory asip = american society for investigative pathologists asis = anterior superior iliac spine asl = antistreptolysin asl = argininosuccinate lyase asl deficiency = argininosuccinate lyase deficiency aslhn = alport syndrome like hereditary nephritis aslme = american society of law, medicine, and ethics aslo = anti streptolysin o asm = american society for microbiology asma = anti smooth muscle antibody asmd = anterior segment mesenchymal dysgenesis asmi = anteroseptal myocardial infarction asmtlx = acetylserotonin methyltransferase like, x linked asn = asparaginase asn = asparagine aso = antistreptolysin o aso = arteriosclerosis obliterans asom = acute suppurative otitis media asp = antisocial personality asp = asparaginase asp = aspartic acid asp = l asparaginase asped = angel shaped phalangoepiphyseal dysplasia aspvd = arteriosclerotic peripheral vascular disease asrt = anomalous sentence repetition test assa = aminopterin syndrome sine aminopterin assoc = association asst = assist asstase = arylsulfate sulfotransferase ast = aspartate aminotransferase ast = astigmatism asu = ambulatory surgery unit asv = avian sarcoma virus asvd = arteriosclerotic vascular disease asvhd = arteriosclerotic vascular heart disease asw = approved social worker at = antithrombin at = astatine at = audiology technician at/nc = atraumatic normocephalic ata = alimentary toxic aleukia ata = anterior tibial artery atc = adriamycin followed by 3x taxol followed by 3x cytoxan atcc = american type culture collection atd = antithyroid drug atd = asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy atg = antithymocyte globulin atg = antitoxin globulin atin = acute tubulo interstitial nephritis atl = adult t cell leukemia atll = adult tcell leukemia lymphoma atls = advanced trauma life support training course atm = atmosphere atmngt = atypical melanocytic nevi of the genital type atn = acute tubular necrosis atn = oculocutaneous albinism, tyrosinase negative atnr = asymmetrical tonic neck reflex atp = adenosine triphosphate atp = advanced technology program atp = azathioprine atra = all trans-retinoic acid ats = alport syndrome ats = anti tetanus serum ats = arteriosclerosis atshd = arteriosclerotic heart disease att = attachment atv = all terrain vehicle atz = anal transitional zone au = arbitrary unit au = aures unitas au = australia antigen au = azauridine au = gold auc = area under curve aud = auditory audit = alcohol use disorders identification test aug = acute ulcerative gingivitis aug = august aul = acute undifferentiated leukemia aur = auricular aus = artificial urinary sphincter aus = atypia of unknown significance av = adriamycin, vincristine av = alveolar duct av = anaerobic vaginosis av = aortic valve av = arteriovenous av = atrioventricular av = audiovisual av = auriculoventricular ava = antiviral antibody ava = aortic valve area ava = aortic valve atresia avad = doxorubicin, vincristine, cytarabine, dexamethasone avb = atrioventricular block avdrr = adult onset vitamin d resistant hypophosphatemic osteomalacia aventyl = nortriptylineavf avf = arteriovenous fistula avf = atrioventricular fibrillation avh = acute viral hepatitis avm = arteriovenous malformation avm = aviation medicine avms = arteriovenous malformations avn = atrioventricular node avn = avascular necrosis avo = defused arteriovenous o2 difference avp = actinomycin d, vincristine, platinol avp = adriamycin, vincristine, procarbazine avp = aortic valve prosthesis avp = aortic valvuloplasty avp = arginine vasopressin avp = venous ambulatory pressure avpu = alert, verbal, pain, unresponsive avr = aortic valve replacement avrnt = atrioventricular re entrant nodal tachycardia avrr = aortic valve re replacement avrt = atrioventricular re entrant tachycardia avs = arteriovenous shunt avsd = atrioventricular septal defect avss = afebrile, vital signs stable aw = abdominal wall aw = airway awmi = anterior wall myocardial infarction awo = antral washout awol = absent without leave aws = alagille watson syndrome ax = axilla ax = axis of cylindrical lens axr = abdominal x ray az = ascheim zondek aza = azathioprine azc = azacitidine azf = azoospermia factor azi = azidopine azq = diaziquone azt = azidothymidine b = bath b = behavior b = brother b bassiana = beauveria bassiana b beaveri = brugia beaveri b burgdorferi = borrelia burgdorferi b crocidurae = borrelia crocidurae b k amputation = below knee amputation b pahangi = brugia pahangi b&b = bronchoscopy and biopsy b&c = biopsy and cauterization b&w = baldy webster suspension b-2m = beta 2 microglobulin b-cell = bcell b-cll = b cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia b-lph = beta lipotrophic hormone b/k = below knee b/p = blood pressure b1 = bilroth 1 b1 = breast stage 1 b12 = cyanocobalamin b2 = bilroth 2 b2 = ebv receptor b2 m = beta2 microglobulin b2-glob = beta 2 microglobulin ba = backache ba = barium ba = basilar artery ba = betamethasone acetate ba = bile acid ba = biliary atresia ba = blocking antibody ba = bone age ba = boric acid ba = brachial artery ba = bronchial asthma bab = babinski sign bab = behaviour assessment battery bac = bacterial artificial chromosome bac = blood alcohol concentration bac = bronchioalveolar carcinoma bac = bronchioloalveolar carcinoma baco = bleomycin, adriamycin, ccnu, oncovin bacod = bleomycin, adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, oncovin, dexamethasone bacon = bleomycin, adriamycin, ccnu, oncovin, nitrogen mustard bacop = bleomycin, adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, oncovin, prednisone bact = bacteriology bact = bleomycin, adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, tamoxifen bactec = bactenecin badl = brief activities of daily living bae = barium enema baee = benzoylarginine ethyl ester baep = brainstem auditory evoked potential baer = brainstem auditory evoked response baha = bone anchor hearing aid bal = blood alcohol level bal = british anti lewisite bal = bronchoalveolar lavage bal = dimercaprol balf = bronchoalveolar lavage fluid balt = bronchus associated lymphoid tissue bamon = bleomycin, adriamycin, methotrexate, oncovin, nitrogen mustard bana = benzoylarginine 2 naphthylamide banf = bilateral acoustic neurofibromatosis bao = basal acid output bao = basal gastric acid output bap = bleomycin, adriamycin, prednisone bapa = benzoylarginine nitroanilide bapp = bleomycin, doxorubicin, cisplatin, prednisone barb = barbiturate barbital = phenobarbital barn = bilateral acute retinal necrosis bas = balloon atrial septostomy baso = basophil bavip = bleomycin, adriamycin, vinblastine, imidazole carboxamide, prednisone bawo = bilateral antrl washout bax = a homolog of bcl2 bb = bronchial breathing bb = bundle branch bba = born before arrival bbb = blood brain barrier bbb = bundle branch block bbgk = stated that chromosomes 4 and 7 each seem to have copies of the bb1/g25k bbow = bulging bag of waters bbprl = big big prolactin bbs = bilateral breath sounds bbs = bulletin board service bbt = basal body temperature bbvp = bcnu, bleomycin, vepesid, prednisone, methotrexate bc = blood culture bc = bone conduction bc = breast cancer bc = breathing control bc = bronchogenic carcinoma bca = basal cell atypia bcaa = branched chain amino acid bcam = b cell adhesion molecule bcap = bcnu, cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, prednisone bcas = breast carcinoma amplified sequence bcat = branched chain aminotransferase bcav = bleomycin, ccnu, adriamycin, velban bcc = basal cell carcinoma bcca = basal cell carcinoma bccp = biotin carboxyl carrier protein bcd = bleomycin, cyclophosphamide, dactinomycin bcdf = b cell differentiation factor bcds = breast cancer, ductal, suppressor bce = basal cell epithelioma bcei = breast cancer estrogen inducible sequence bceop = benign childhood epilepsy with occipital paroxysms bcg = bacille calmette guerin bcg = ballistocardiogram bcg = bromocresol green bch = basal cell hyperplasia bch = chorea, hereditary benign bche = butyrylcholinesterase bcie = bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma bckd = branched chain alpha ketoacid dehydrogenase deficiency bckd = branched chain alphaketoacid dehydrogenase deficiency bcmf = bleomycin, cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, fluorouracil bcns = basal cell nevus syndrome bcnu = bis chloroethyl nitrosourea bcop = bcnu, cyclophosphamide, oncovin, prednisone bcp = basal cell papilloma bcp = bcnu, cyclophosphamide, prednisone bcp = birth control pill bcpm = benign chronic pemphigus bcr = breakpoint cluster region bcr = bulbocavernosus reflex bcs = battered child syndrome bcs = breast conservation surgery bcs = budd chiari syndrome bct = basophil challenge test bcvp = bcnu, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, prednisone bcvpb = bcnu, cyclophosphamide, vinblastine, procarbazine, bleomycin bcvpp = bcnu, cyclophosphamide, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone bcvpp = carmustine cyclophosphamide prednisone procarbazine vinblastine bcx = blood culture bd = band bd = barbiturate dependence bd = base deficit bd = basophilic degeneration bd = batten's disease bd = behcet's disease bd = belladonna bd = bile duct bd = black death bd = blood donor bd = bowel dysfunction bd = bowen disease bd = brain damage bd = brain death bd = bronchodilator bd = twice a day bdae = boston diagnostic aphasia examination bdc = burn dressing change bdcs = bazex dupre christol syndrome bdg = batten's disease gene bdi = beck depression inventory bdma = benzyldimethylamine bdmf = bone dysplasia with medullary fibrosarcoma bdmr = brachydactyly mental retardation syndrome bdp = beclomethasone dipropionate bdp = benzodiazepine bdp = bronchopulmonary dysplasia bdr = background diabetic retinopathy bdrs = blessed dementia rating scale bdrs = brief depression rating scale bds = blackfan diamond syndrome bdz = benzodiazepine be = bacterial endocarditis be = barium enema be = base excess be = below elbow bea = below elbow amputation beac = bcnu, etoposide, ara c, cyclophosphamide beam = bcnu, etoposide, cytarabine, melphalan bec = before exam completed bed = bornholm eye disease bee = basal energy expenditure beh = behavior beh = benign essential hypertension behav = behavioral bel = blood ethanol level bel = bromoenol lactone bemp = bleomycin, eldisine, mitomycin, platinol ben = balkan endemic nephropathy beo = both eyes open bep = benign enlargement of prostate bep = bleomycin, etoposide, platinol bepop = application of below elbow plaster of paris ber = berbamine ber = berberine best = bedside evaluation and screening test of aphasia beta msh = beta melanocyte stimulating hormone beta tgdr = beta thioguanine deoxyriboside bf = black female bf = blastogenic factor bf = breast fed bf = breast feeding bf = lymphocyte mitogenic factor bfgf = basic fibroblast growth factor bfic = benign familial infantile convulsions bfl = bird fanciers lung bfnc = benign familial neonatal convulsions bfp = biological false positive bfu = burst forming unit bg = basal ganglia bg = basal ganglion bg = bender gestalt test bg = beta galactosidase bg = beta glucuronidase bg = birbeck granule bg = bite guard bg = blood gases bg = blood glucose bg = bone graft bg = brilliant green bg = bronchocentric granulomatosis bga = blood gas analysis bgci = basal ganglia calcification, idiopathic bgh = bovine growth hormone bgl = bartholin's gland bgp = blood group bgp = bone gla protein bgpa = biliary glycoprotein a bgs = baller gerold syndrome bgus = biclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance bh = birth history bh = breathholding bh = bronchial hyperreactivity bha = butylated hydroxyanisole bhcg = beta human chorionic gonadotrophin bhcg = beta human chorionic gonadotropin bhd = bcnu hydroxyurea dacarbazine bhd = birt hogg dube syndrome bhdv = bcnu, hydroxyurea, dacarbazine, vincristine bhf = bolivian hemorrhagic fever bhl = bilateral hilar lymph node bhr = bronchial hyperreactivity bht = blunt head trauma bht = breath hydrogen test bht = butyl hydroxytoluene bht = butylated hydroxytoluene bht = butylhyroxytoluene bhtt = bielschowsky head tilt bi = barthel index bi = basilar impression bi = bismuth bi = bone injury bi = brain injury bi = gingival bleeding index biba = brought in by ambulance bic = biceps bid = bis in diem bid = brought in dead bie = bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma bih = benign intracranial hypertension bih = bilateral inguinal hernia bil = bilateral bil bs = bilateral breath sounds bilat = bilateral bili = bilirubin bili t/d = bilirubin, total and direct bima = bilateral internal mammary artery bin = twice a night bio = biology biol = biologic biol = biological biol = biologist biol = biology biotech = biotechnology bip = bleomycin, ifosfamide, platinol bip = bronchiolitis obliterans with usual interstitial pneumonitis bipap = bilevel positive airway pressure bipg = billroth i partial gastrectomy bipp = bismuth iodoform paraffin paste bit = behavioral inattention test biw = twice weekly bj = bence jones bj = biceps reflex bjm = bones, joints, and muscles bjp = bence jones protein bk = back bk = band keratopathy bk = below knee bk = black bk = bullous keratopathy bka = below knee amputation bkbpr = bamford kowal and bench picture related bkpnpr = bamford kowal and bench non picture related bkv = bk virus bl = bladder bl = blood bl = borderline leprosy bl = bucolingual bl = burkitt's lymphoma bl cult = blood culture blades = bristol language assessment scales bld = blood blel = benign lymphoepithelial lesion bleo = bleomycin bleo-comf = bleomycin, cyclophosphamide, oncovin, methotrexate, fluorouracil bleo-mopp = bleomycin, nitrogen mustard, oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone blitz = monoclonal antibodies blm = bleomycin blm = bleomycin sulfate blobs = binary large objects bls = bare lymphocyte syndrome bls = basic life support blt = bleeding time blv = blood volume bm = bacterial meningitis bm = basal metabolism bm = basilar membrane bm = black male bm = bone marrow bm = bowel movement bm = breast milk bma = benzylmercapturic acid bma = bone marrow aspiration bmast = brief michigan alcoholism screening test bmc = bone marrow cell bmc = bone mineral content bmcp = brain mitochondrial carrier protein bmd = becker muscular dystrophy bmd = best macular dystrophy bmd = bone mineral density bmhp = bromomercurihydroxypropane bmi = body mass index bmj = breast milk jaundice bmld = binaural masking level difference test bmp = bcnu, methotrexate, procarbazine bmp = bone morphogenetic protein bmpg = bone marrow proteoglycan bmr = basal metabolic rate bms = burning mouth syndrome bmt = bone marrow transplant bmz = basement membrane zone bn = bladder neck bn = bulimia nervosa bnab = ladder neck adhesions bncf = both toenails cut and filed bnd = both toenails drilled bnec = bladder neck electric conductance test bnhl = bcell non hodgkin's lymphoma bni = bladder neck incision male bnl = brookhaven national laboratory bno = bladder neck obstruction bnp = bladder non palpable bnp = brain natriuretic peptide bns = bladder neck stenosis bo = bacterioopsin bo = barrett's esophagus bo = benzene oxide bo = bilirubin oxidase bo = blackout bo = blighted ovum bo = body odor bo = bosentan bo = bowel obstruction bo = bronchiolitis obliterans bo = bubble oxygenator boa = behavioral observation audiometry boap = bleomycin, oncovin, adriamycin, prednisone boca = brown oculocutaneous albinism bof = birds of a feather bof = branchiooculofacial syndrome bof = broncho esophageal fistula bofs = branchiooculofacial syndrome bold = bleomycin, oncovin, lomustine, dacarbazine boma = otitis media, both ears, acute bomp = bleomycin, oncovin, matulane, prednisone bomsa = bilateral otitis media serous acute bomsc = bilateral otitis media serous chronic bonp = bleomycin, oncovin, natulan, prednisolone boo = bladder outflow obstruction boop = bronchiolitis obliterans and organising pneumonitis bop = bcnu, oncovin, prednisone bop = bleeding on probing bop = bleomycin, oncovin, platinol bopam = bleomycin, oncovin, prednisone, adriamycin, mechlorethamine, methotrexate bopp = bcnu, oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone borb = birmingham object recognition battery bos = base of skull bos = behavioral observation schedule botox = botulin toxin bov = bleeding esophageal varices bow = bag of water box = bowels opened times bp = base pair bp = blood pressure bp = boiling point bp = bullous pemphigoid bp&tpr = monitoring of blood pressure, temperature, pulse rate and respiratory rate bp+ = hypertension bpad = bipolar affective disorder bpcq = beliefs about pain control questionnaire bpd = biparietal diameter bpd = bipolar disorder bpd = borderline personality disorder bpd = bronchopulmonary dysplasia bpes = blepharophimosis, ptosis, and epicanthus inversus bpf = brazilian purpuric fever bpf = bronchopleural fistula bph = benign prostatic hyperplasia bpig = bacterial polysaccharide immune globulin bpm = beats per minute bpm = breaths per minute bpm = brompheniramine maleate bpn = brachial plexus neuropathy bpnh = bilateral periventricular nodular heterotopia bpo = benzoyl peroxide bpp = biophysical profile bpptl = bilateral postpartum tubal ligation bppv = benign paroxysmal positional vertigo bprl = big prolactin bprs = brief psychiatric rating scale bps = bronchopulmonary segment bpt = bronchial provocation test bpv = benign positional vertigo bq = becquerel br = bathroom br = bedrest br = bedroom br = birthing room br = brachioradialis br = breast br = breathing rate br = breech presentation br = british br = bromine br = brother br ca = breast cancer bra = bilateral renal agenesis bra = bite raising appliance bra = brain brach = brachial brao = branch retinal artery occlusion brap = brca1 associated protein brb = bright red blood brbpr = bright red blood per rectum brbx = breast biopsy brca = breast cancer gene brd = bilateral renal dysplasia brdu = bromodeoxyuridine brdurd = bromodeoxyuridine brf = breast feeding brhibo = bromohomoibotenate bric = benign recurrent intrahepatic cholestasis brk = breast tumor kinase brm = biological response modifier bronch = bronchial bronch = bronchoscopy broncho = bronchoscopy brp = bathroom privileges brvo = branch retinal vein occlusion brvt = branch retinal vein thrombosis bs = barium swallow bs = blood glucose level bs = blood smear bs = blood sugar bs = bloom syndrome bs = bowel sounds bs = breath sounds bs/scf = biological sequence/structure computational facility bsa = body surface area bsa = bovine serum albumin bsaep = brainstem auditory evoked potential bsap = brief, small, abundant potentials bsapp = brief, small, abundant, polyphasic potentials bsb = bedside bag bsc = bedside commode bsco = bilateral subcapsular orchidectomy bscs = biological sciences curriculum study bsd = bedside drainage bse = bovine spongiform encephalopathy bse = breast self examination bse = mad cow disease bsep = brainstem evoked potential bser = brainstem electric response bsera = brainstem evoked response audiogram bsf = benign senescent forgetfulness bsipss = bilateral simultaneous inferior petrosal sinus sampling bso = bilateral salpingo oophorectomy bso = bilateral subcapsular orchidectomy bso = buthionine sulfoximine bsp = bone sialoprotein bsp = bromosulfaphthalein bsp = bromosulfophthalein bsp = bromsulphalein bsp = bromsulphaline bsq = behavioral screening questionnaire bsq = bussuquara fever bss = balanced salt solution bst = blood serologic test bst = bovine somatotropin bsts = bereweeke skill teaching system checklist bsu = bartholin's, skene's, urethra bsv = binocular single vision bt = base of tongue bt = bcnu, triazinate bt = bedtime bt = benign tertian malaria bt = bitemporal bt = bladder training bt = blalock taussig shunt bt = bleeding time bt = blood transfusion bt = blood type bt = blood typing bt = blue tongue bt = body temperature bt = botulin toxin bt = bowel tones bt = brain tumor bt = breakthrough bt = breast tumor bt = broken tooth btcd = binding to curved dna btk = bruton's tyrosine kinase btl = bilateral tubal ligation btm = benign tertian malaria btnf = both toenails filed btp = biotechnology training programs bts = blalock taussig shunt btu = british thermal unit btw = by the way bu = bethesda unit bu = bilirubin bu = busulfan bulit = bulimia test bun = blood urea nitrogen bus = busulfan bv = bacterial vaginosis bv = binocular vision bv = blood vessel bv = blood volume bva = binocular visual acuity bvap = bcnu, vincristine, adriamycin, prednisone bvcpp = bcnu, vinblastine, cyclophosphamide, procarbazine, prednisone bvd = back vertex distance bvd = bcnu, vincristine, dacarbazine bvds = bleomycin, velban, doxorubicin, streptozocin bvl = bilateral vas ligation bvm = bag valve mask bvm = bag ventilator mask bvpp = bcnu, vincristine, procarbazine, prednisone bvrt = benton visual behavior test bw = birth weight bw = body weight bw = dental bitewing x ray bwcr = beckwith wiedemann syndrome chromosome region bwd = backward bwo = bladder washout bws = beckwith wiedemann syndrome bx = biopsy bxcx = biopsy of cervix bxo = balanitis xerotica obliterans bylitc = butenylisothiocyanate bzd = benzodiazepine bzs = bannayan zonana syndrome bzt = bendrofluazide bzx = bazex syndrome c 1 esterase = complement 1 esterase c = c c = capacitance c = carbon c = caucasian c = celsius c = cervical c = complement c = compliance c = cornea c = coulomb c = cum c = cytidine c = cytosine c acetobutylicum = clostridium acetobutylicum c anthropophaga = cordylobia anthropophaga c burnetii = coxiella burnetii c clostridiiforme = clostridium clostridiiforme c coli = campylobacter coli c curticei = cooperia curticei c difficile = clostridium difficile c diphtheriae = corynebacterium diphtheriae c feseri = clostridium feseri c freundii = citrobacter freundii c guilliermondii = candida guilliermondii c hominivorax = cochliomyia hominivorax c jejuni = campylobacter jejuni c pectinata = cooperia pectinata c vini = candida vini c&c = application of collar and cuff sling c&c = curette and cautery of skin lesion c&db = cough & deep breath c&e = curettage and electrodessication c&f = chills and fever c&p = cystoscopy and pyelography c&s = culture and sensitivities c-anca = c-anca = anti neutrophil cytoplasm c-anca = cytoplasm and neutrophil antibody c-p = cerebellopontine angle c-rp = c reactive protein c-s = cheyne stokes c-spine = cervical spine c/a = clinitest/acetest c/c = chrome cobalt c/c = complete dentures c/c/e = clubbing, cyanosis, edema c/d = cystodiathermy c/d/i = clean, dry, intact c/n = cyclogyl and neosynephrine c/o = complains of c/p = cardiopulmonary c/s = caesarean section c/w = consistent with c02 = carbon dioxide c1 = complement 1 c1q = complement 1q c3 convertase = complement 3 convertase c3b ina = c3b inactivator c3pa = c3 proactivator ca = calcium ca = cancer ca = carcinoma ca = cardiac arrest ca = clinical assistant ca = corneal abrasion ca = coronary artery ca atpase = calcium adenosine triphosphatase ca-125 = cancer antigen 125 ca125 = cancer antigen 125 caa = cerebral amyloid angiopathy caa = chloroacetaldehyde caa = circulating anodic antigen caa = constitutional aplastic anemia caa = coronary artery aneurysm caam = complimentary and alternate medicine caap = cocaine abuse assessment profile cab = cambridge apraxia battery cab = coronary artery bypass cabbage = slang for cabg cabg = coronary artery bypass graft cabop = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, bleomycin, oncovin, prednisone cabs = ccnu, adriamycin, bleomycin, streptozocin cac = cisplatin, ara c, caffeine caca = cataract, crystalline aculeiform cacd = choroidal dystrophy, central areolar cach = childhood ataxia with central nervous system hypomyelinization cacp = camptodactyly arthropathy coxa vara pericarditis syndrome cacs = celiac axis compression syndrome cact = carnitine acylcarnitine translocase cad = computer aided detection cad = coronary artery disease cad = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, dacarbazine cad = cytosine arabinoside, daunorubicin cadasil = cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy cadic = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, dtic cae = chloroacetate esterase cae = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, etoposide caep = cortical auditory evoked potentials caer = cortical auditory evoked response caf = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, 5 fluorouracil caf = cytoxan, adriamycin with 5 fu caffi = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, 5 fluorouracil by continuous infusion cafl = chronic airflow limitation cafp = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, 5 fluorouracil, prednisone cafs = conotruncal anomaly face syndrome cafth = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, 5 fluorouracil, tamoxifen, halotestin cafvp = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, 5 fluorouracil, vincristine, prednisone cag = cholangiogram cag = cholangiography cag = chronic atrophic gastritis cag = coronary angiography cag = coronary artery graft cagg = cold agglutinins cah = chronic active hepatitis cah = congenital adrenal hyperplasia cahd = coronary atherosclerotic heart disease cai = cancer attitude inventory cai = carbonic anhydrase inhibitor cai = computer assisted instruction cakut = congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract cal = calorie cal = chronic airflow limitation calc = calcium calc = calculated calc = calculus calcl = cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma calf = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, leucovorin calcium , 5 fluorouracil call = common acute lymphoblastic leukemia calla = common all antigen cals = carbonic anhydrase like sequence cam = cell adhesion molecule camak = cerebro oculo facio skeletal syndrome camb = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, methotrexate, bleomycin cameleon = cytosine arabinoside, high dose methotrexate, leucovorin, oncovin cameo = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, methotrexate, etoposide, oncovin camfak = cerebro oculo facio skeletal syndrome camlo = cytosine arabinoside, methotrexate, leucovorin, oncovin camp = cyclic amp can = cancer can = cord around neck cao = chronic airflow obstruction cao = coronary artery occlusion cao = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, oncovin cap = camptodactyly arthropathy pericarditis cap = capsule cap = captopril cap = catabolite activator protein cap = cell attachment protein cap = cellulose acetate phthalate cap = chloramphenicol cap = chloroacetophenone cap = community acquired pneumonia cap = cyclic amp binding protein cap = cystine aminopeptidase cap = prostate cancer cap-bop = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, procarbazine, bleomycin, oncovin, prednisone capa = cerebellar ataxia, paroxysmal, acetazolamide responsive capd = continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis cape = clifton assessment procedures for the elderly caped = central areolar pigment epithelial dystrophy capp = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, platinol, prednisone caps = capsules car = carotid carb = carbohydrate carboxy air = carboxyaminoimidazole ribotide card = cardiac cardiak = card containing ice associated kinase cas = cerebral arteriosclerosis cas = child assessment schedule cascvd = chronic arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease casil = cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy casp = communication assessment profile for adults with a mental handicap casrn = chemical abstract service registery number castle = carcinoma showing thymus like differentiation cat = combined approach tympanoplasty cat = common arterial trunk cat = computerised axial tomography cat = cytosine arabinoside, adriamycin, 6 thioguanine catch22 = cardiac abnormality/abnormal facies, t cell deficit due to thymic hypoplasia, cleft palate, hypocalcemia due to hypoparathyroidism resulting from 22q11 deletion cath = catheter catm = autosomal dominant microphthalmia cataract cav = congenital absence of vagina cavd = congenital aplasia of vas deferens cavd = continuous arteriovenous dialysis cave = cerebroacrovisceral early cavg = coronary artery vein graft cavh = continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration cavhd = continuous arteriovenous hemodiafiltration cavhf = continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration cavp = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, vm 26, prednisone cavp-16 = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, vp 16 cavp-i = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, vincristine, prednisone cavpm = cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, vp 16, prednisone, methotrexate cb = caesarean birth cb = carbenicillin cb = carbobenzoxy chloride cb = carbonated beverage cb = cerebellum cb = chronic bronchitis cb = conjugated bilirubin cbavd = congenital bilateral aplasia of vas deferens cbc = complete blood count cbctr = cooperative breast cancer tissue resource cbd = common bile duct cbdca = carboplatin cbe = clinical breast exam cbf = cerebral blood flow cbg = capillary blood gas cbg = coronary bypass graft cbg = corticosteroid binding globulin cbi = continuous bladder irrigation cbi = coping behavior inventory cbps = perisylvian syndrome, congenital bilateral cbr = complete bed rest cbs = charles bonnet syndrome cbs = chronic brain syndrome cbt = carotid body tumors cbt = cognitive behavior therapy cbv = cyclophosphamide, bcnu, vp16 cbvd = ccnu, bleomycin, vinblastine, dexamethasone cbz = carbamazepine cc = carbon copy cc = carboplatin, cyclophosphamide cc = case conference cc = check cystoscopy cc = chief complaint cc = collagenous colitis cc = corpus callosum cc = costal cartilage cc = crohn's colitis cc = cubic centimeter cca = cardiac catheterisation cca = chimpanzee coryza agent cca = choriocarcinoma cca = common carotid artery cca = congenital contractural arachnodactyly cca = isolation of common carotid artery ccap = cancer chromosomal aberrations project ccapeptide = crustacean cardioactive peptide ccavv = ccnu, cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, vincristine, vp 16 ccc = critical care center ccch = clear cell cribriform hyperplasia cccm = closed chest cardiac massage ccd = central core disease ccd = childhood celiac disease ccd = cleidocranial dysplasia ccf = congestive cardiac failure ccfe = cyclophosphamide, cisplatin, 5 fluorouracil, estramustine ccg = cationic colloidal gold ccg = chromic catgut suture cchf = crimean congo haemorrhagic fever cchs = congenital central hypoventilation cci = chronic cardiac or coronary insufficiency cck = cholecystokinin cck-pz = cholecystokinin pancreozymin ccl = centrocyte like ccl4 = carbon tetrachloride ccm = congestive cardiomyopathy ccma = ccnu, cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, adriamycin ccnu = lomustine ccnu-op = ccnu, oncovin, prednisone ccob = ccnu, cyclophosphamide, oncovin, bleomycin ccpd = continuous cycling peritoneal dialysis ccph = complement control protein homolog ccpv = congenital convex pes valgus ccr = creatinine clearance rate ccs = clear cell sarcoma ccs = corticosteroids ccs = cronkhite canada syndrome ccsk = clear cell sarcoma of kidney ccu = coronary care unit ccv = ccnu, cyclophosphamide, vincristine ccv-av = ccnu, cyclophosphamide, vincristine/adriamycin, vincristine ccvb = ccnu, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, bleomycin ccvpp = ccnu, cyclophosphamide, velban, procarbazine, prednisone ccvv = cyclophosphamide, ccnu, vp 16, vincristine ccvvp = cyclophosphamide, ccnu, vp 16, vincristine, platinol cd 53 = cluster of differentiation antigen 53 cd = cadmium cd = cardiac disease cd = celiac disease cd = chemical dependence cd = cluster of differentiation cd = coeliac disease cd = communicable disease cd = conductive deafness cd = contact dermatitis cd = convulsive disorder cd = crohn's disease cd57 = cluster of differentiation antigen 5 cd74 = cluster of differentiation antigen 74 cda = 2 chlorodeoxyadenosine cda = cellulose diacetate cda = chenodeoxycholic acid cda = chlorodeoxyadenosine cda = clinical document architecture cda = congenital dyserythropoietic anemia cda = cytidine deaminase cdai = crohn's disease activity index cdc = carboplatin, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide cdc = centers for disease control cdc = centers for disease control and prevention cdca = chenodeoxycholic acid cdcr = canaliculodacryocystorhinostomy cdd = congenital diaphragmatic defect cdd = craniodiaphyseal dysplasia cddp = cisdiamminedichloroplatinum cde = common duct exploration cdf = ciliary dyskinesia factor cdg = carbohydrate deficient glycoprotein syndrome cdgdl = corneal dystrophy, gelatinous drop like cdgs = carbohydrate deficient glycoprotein syndrome cdh = congenital diaphragmatic hernia cdh = congenital dislocation of the hip cdh = congenital displasia of hip cdhs = craniofacial deafness hand syndrome cdi = clean, dry, intact cdip = chronic demyelinating inflammatory radiculopathy cdk = cyclin dependent kinase cdle = chronic discoid lupus erythematosus cdls = cornelia de lange syndrome cdna = complementary dna cdnh = chondrodermatitis nodularis helicis cdp = comprehensive drinker profile cdp = cytidine diphosphate cdpc = cytidine diphosphate choline cdr = children disability register cdr = clinical dementia rating scale cdr = complementarity determining region cds = child depression scale cdst = central daylight savings time cdt = connected discourse tracking cdu = candiru fever ce = california encephalitis ce = capillary electrophoresis ce = cerium ce = cervical examination ce = conductive education cea = carcinoembryonic antigen cea = carotid endarterectomy cea = cultured epithelial autograft ceb = carboplatin, etoposide, bleomycin cec = chloroethylclonidine ceca = cisplatin, etoposide, cyclophosphamide, adriamycin cecs = courtauld emotional control scale cedri = clinical eating disorder rating instrument cee = central european encephalitis cef = cyclophosphamide, epirubicin, 5 fluorouracil ceg = chronic erosive gastritis cello = columnar epithelial lined lower esophagus cem = cytosine arabinoside, etoposide, methotrexate ceot = calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor cep = ccnu, etoposide, prednimustine cep = congenital erythropoietic porphyria cep = cyclophosphamide, etoposide, platinol ceph = center for the study of polymorphisms in humans ceph = cephalic ceph = cephalin ceph = cephalosporin ceprh = combined pigment epithelial and retinal hamartoma cer = ceramide cera = cortical electric response audiometry cerv = cervix ces = cat eye syndrome ces = compliance effective status ces = compulsive eating scale cesd = cholesterol ester storage disease cetp = cholesteryl ester transfer protein cev = cyclophosphamide, etoposide, vincristine cf = cardiac failure cf = christmas factor cf = citrovorum factor cf = complement fixation cf = congestive heart failure cf = counts fingers cf = cystic fibrosis cf = dental caries free cf = white female cfa = colonization factor antigen cfa = common femoral artery cfa = complement fixing antibody cfa = complete freund's adjuvant cfa = coronafacic acid cfa = cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis cfam = cerebral function analysing monitor cfc = chlorofluorocarbon cff = cystic fibrosis foundation cfh = complement factor h cfi = camberwell family interview cfi = chemotactic factor inactivator cfl = cisplatin, 5 fluorouracil, leucovorin calcium cfl = coronafacate ligase cfm = cerebral function analysing monitor cfm = closed face mask cfm = cyclophosphamide, 5 fluorouracil, mitoxantrone cfnd = craniofrontonasal dysostosis cfp = cyclophosphamide, 5 fluorouracil, prednisone cfpt = cyclophosphamide, 5 fluorouracil, prednisone, tamoxifen cfq = cognitive failures questionnaire cfr = certified first responder cfr = code of federal regulations cfs = chronic fatigue syndrome cft = chronic follicular tonsillitis cft = complement fixation test cftdm = fiber type disproportion myopathy, congenital cftr = cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator cfu = colony forming unit cfu e = colony forming unit erythroid cfz = carey fineman ziter syndrome cg = centigram cg = cholecystogram cg = chorionic gonadotrophin cg = chorionic gonadotropin cg = chronic gastritis cg = colloid goiter cg = contact guard cgamf = cholylglycylamidofluorescein cgap = cancer genome anatomy project cgcg = central giant cell granuloma cgd = chronic granulomatous disease cgdcgd = carrier genodermatosis of chronic granulomatous disease cgh = comparative genome hybridization cgh = cystic glandular hyperplasia of endometrium cgl = chronic granulocytic leukemia cgmp = cyclic guanosine monophosphate cgn = chronic glomerulonephritis cgn = crescentic glomerulonephritis cgy = centigray ch = chest ch = child ch = choline ch = chronic hepatitis ch = common hepatic ch = community hospital ch50 = hemolytic complement filtration cha = congenital hypoplastic anemia chac = choreoacanthocytosis chad = cold hemagglutinin disease chad = cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, adriamycin, ddp chamoca = cytoxan, hydroxyurea, actinomycin d, methotrexate, oncovin, calcium folinate, adriamycin champ = chromosomal analysis and morphology chands = curly hair ankyloblepharon nail dysplasia syndrome chap = cyclophosphamide, hexalen, adriamycin, platinol charge = coloboma, heart disease, atresia of choanae, retarded mental development and growth genital hypoplasia ear abnormalities deafness association or syndrome chat = choline acetyltransferase chb = complete heart block chbha = congenital heinz body hemolytic anemia chc = chronic hyperplastic candidosis chcl = congenital healed cleft lip chd = chediak higashi disease chd = common hepatic duct chd = congenital heart disease chd = congestive heart disease chd = coronary heart disease che = cholinesterase che = chronic health evaluation chem = chemical chem = chemist chem = chemistry chem = chemotherapy chemo = chemotherapy chex-up = cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, 5 fluorouracil, platinol chf = congestive heart failure chf = crimean hemorrhagic fever chf = cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, 5 fluorouracil chg = change chh = cartilage hair hypoplasia chh = congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism chhs = congenital hypothalamic hamartoma syndrome chi = closed head injury chip = cis dichlorotranshydroxy bis isopropylamine platinum iv chl = chloroform chl = conductive hearing loss chl = crown heel length chm = complete hydatidiform mole cho = carbohydrate cho = cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, oncovin chob = cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, oncovin, bleomycin chod = cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, oncovin, dexamethasone chol = cholesterol chop = cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunorubicin , oncovin , and prednisone chope = cyclophosphamide, halotestin, oncovin, prednisone, etoposide chor = cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, oncovin, radiotherapy chp = cutaneous hepatic porphyria chr = chronic chrna4 = nicotinic acetylcholine receptor chron = chronic chrpe = congenital hypertophy of retinal pigment epithelium chrs = christian syndrome chs = chediak higashi syndrome cht = congenital hypothyroidism chtn = cooperative human tissue network chuk = conserved helix loop helix ubiquitous kinase chvp = cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunomycin, vm 26, prednisone ci = cardiac index ci = cardiac insufficiency ci = cephalic index ci = cerebral infarction ci = cervical incompetence ci = chest infection ci = cochlear implant ci = color index ci = convergence insufficiency ci = cornification index cia = balloon angioplasty of the common iliac artery cia = ccnu, ifosfamide, adriamycin cia = common iliac artery cic = circulating immune complex cid = combined immunodeficiency cid = cytomegalic inclusion disease cidi = composite international diagnostic interview cidp = chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy cie = nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma cif = clonal inhibitory factor cii = cranial nerve ii cii = second cranial nerve cii = type ii collagen ciid = centromeric instability, immunodeficiency syndrome cimb = center for international meeting on biology cin = cervical intraepithelial neoplasia cin = chromosomal instability cin = chronic interstitial nephritis cin = cinanserin cinca = chronic infantile neurological, cutaneous and articular syndrome cioms = council for international organizations of medical sciences circ = circumcision cis = carcinoma in situ cis = opposite of trans cisc = clean intermittent self catheterization cisca = cisplatin, cyclophosphamide, adriamycin cit = cautery to inferior turbinate cit = chronic immune thrombocytopenia civ = common iliac vein civpp = chlorambucil, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone cjd = creutzfeldt jakob disease cjr = centric jaw relationship ck = check ck = cholecystokinin ck = choline kinase ck = creatine kinase ck = cytokeratin ck = cytokinin ckbb = creatine kinase bb isoenzyme ckmb = creatine kinase mb isoenzyme ckmm = creatine kinase mm isoenzyme cl = chloride cl = chlorine cl = cholelithiasis cl = cirrhosis of liver cl = clearance cl = cleft lip cl = clostridium cl = condylomata lata cl = contralateral cl feseri = clostridium feseri clas = congenital localized absence of skin clav = clavicle clb = chlorambucil clbd = cortical lewy body disease clbp = chronic low back pain clcd = cleidocranial dysostosis cld = chronic liver disease cld = chronic lung disease cld = congenital lactase deficiency cldy = cloudy cle = columnar lined esophagus cle = congenital lobar emphysema cle = continuous lumbar epidural clh = chronic lobular hepatitis clia = chemiluminescence immunoassay analyzer clin = clinical cll = chronic lymphatic leukemia cll = chronic lymphocytic leukemia cll/pll = chronic lymphocytic prolymphocytic leukemia clm = cutaneous larva migrans clma = clinical laboratory management association clo = clothing clo = cod liver oil clo = urease test for helicobacter pylori clock = circadian locomotor output cycles kaput clr = crossed leg raise cls = coffin lowry syndrome clt = clotting time cm = caucasian male cm = centimeter cm = centimorgan cm = cisterna magna cm = cochlear microphonic cm = congenital malformation cm = cortical mastoidectomy cm = curium cm3 = cubic centimeter cma = coronamic acid cma = cow's milk allergy cmap = compound muscle action potential cmc = carpal metacarpal cmc = cell mediated cytotoxicity cmc = chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis cmc = closed mitral commissurotomy cmc = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, ccnu cmcj = carpometacarpal joint cmdhs = chloromethyldihydrosafrole cmdr = craniometaphyseal dysplasia, autosomal recessive cme = continuing medical education cme = cystoid macular edema cmf = chondromyxoid fibroma cmfavp = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, adriamycin, vincristine, prednisone cmfh = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, hydroxyurea cmfp = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, prednisone cmfpt = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, prednisone, tamoxifen cmfpth = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, prednisone, tamoxifen, halotestin cmft = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, tamoxifen cmfv = cyclophosphamide fluorouracil methotrexate vincristine cmfvat = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, vincristine, adriamycin, testosterone cmfvp = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil, vincristine, prednisone cmg = cystometrogram cmgp = cartilage matrix glycoprotein cmh = congenital malformation of the heart cmhc = community mental health center cmi = cell mediated immunity cmi = chronic mesenteric ischemia cmid = cytomegalic inclusion disease cmj = carpometacarpal joint cmk = cromakalim cml = chronic myelocytic leukemia cmm = cutaneous malignant melanoma cmml = chronic myelomonocytic leukemia cmn = casamassima morton nance syndrome cmn = congenital mesoblastic nephroma cmo = clinical medical officer cmo = cystoid macular edema cmoat = canalicular multispecific organic anion transporter cmopp = cyclophosphamide, mechlorethamine, oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone cmp = cardiomyopathy cmp = ccnu, methotrexate, procarbazine cmp = chondromalacia patella cmp = cytidine monophosphate cmpd = compound cmpf = cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, prednisone, 5 fluorouracil cmr = contrast medium reaction cms = circulation, motion, sensation cms = cystadenoma with mesenchymal stroma cmsd = congenital myocardial sympathetic dysinnervation cmt = catechol methyltransferase cmt = cervical motion tenderness cmt = charcot marie tooth cmtc = cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita cmtd = charcot marie tooth disease cmv = cisplatin, methotrexate, vinblastine cmv = closed mitral valvotomy cmv = controlled mechanical ventilation cmv = cytomegalovirus cmvs = cerebrovascular malformations cmy = cariomyopathy cn = caudate nucleus cn = cellulose nitrate cn = charge nurse cn = child nutrition cn = chloroacetophenone cn = constipation cn = cranial nerve cn = cyanogen cnbr = cyanogen bromide cnch = chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis cne = concentric needle electromyography cnf = cyclophosphamide, novantrone, 5 fluorouracil cnf = finnish congenital nephrotic syndrome cnh = chondrodermatitis nodularis helicis cnhd = congenital nonspherocytic hemolytic disease cnm = certified nurse midwife cnop = cyclophosphamide, novantrone, oncovin, prednisone cns = central nervous system cns = clinical nurse specialist cnsha = chronic non spherocytic hemolytic anemia cnst = constipation cntf = ciliary neuronotrophic factor cnv = contingent negative variation cnvm = choroidal neovascular membrane co = carbon monoxide co = cardiac output co = cobalt co = coenzyme co2 = carbon dioxide coa = coenzyme a coa transferase = coenzyme a transferase coad = chronic obstructive airway disease coag = chronic open angle glaucoma coag = coagulation coap = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, ara c, prednisone cob = chronic obstructive bronchitis cob = cisplatin, oncovin, bleomycin cobe = chronic obstructive bullous emphysema cobmam = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, bleomycin, methotrexate, adriamycin, meccnu cobra = consolidated omnibus budget reconciliation act cobs = chronic organic brain syndrome coc = calcifying odontogenic cyst coc = combined oral contraceptives cocm = congestive cardiomyopathy cod = cerebroocular dysgenesis cod-md = cerebro oculo dysgenesis muscular dystrophy cofs = cerebro oculo facio skeletal cog = children's oncology group coi = coloboma of iris, choroid and retina col = collagen cold = chronic obstructive lung disease colpo = colposcopy com = chronic otitis media com = common comb = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, meccnu , bleomycin combap = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, methotrexate, bleomycin, adriamycin, prednisone comet-a = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, methotrexate, leucovorin, etoposide, ara c comf = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, methotrexate, 5 fluorouracil comla = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, methotrexate, leucovorin, ara c comm = common comm = communicable comp = cobalt mesoporphyrin comp = compound compd = compound comps = clinical observation of motor and process skills comt = catechol o methyltransferase con a = concanavalin a conc = concentration cond = condition cong = congenital congen = congenital congruous = congruity conj = conjunctiva conn = connecticut conn = connection cons = consultation cont = continent cont = continuous cont = contractions contd = continued conus = continental united states cop = change of plaster cop = cryptogenic organizing pneumonitis cop = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, prednisone copac = ccnu, oncovin, prednisone, adriamycin, cyclophosphamide copd = chronic obstructive pulmonary disease cope = chronic obstructive pulmonary emphysema cope = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, platinol, etoposide copp = ccnu, oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone copp = cyclophosphamide, oncovin, procarbazine, prednisone copro iii = coproporphyrin iii copro o = coproporphyrinogen oxidase copro ox = coproporphyrinogen iii oxidase copro'gen = coproporphyrinogen coq = coenzyme q cor = chronic cor pulmonale cor = congo red cor = coronary cor = corrected cor = corrosion cor = corrosive cor = cortex cor = cortisone cor = heart cora = conditioned orientation response audiometry corba = common object request broker architecture corp = corporation cotnab = chessington occupational therapy neurological assessment battery cox = cyclooxygenase cox = cytochrome c oxidase cox = cytochrome oxidase cp = central pain cp = cerebral palsy cp = ceruloplasmin cp = chest pain cp = chronic pancreatitis cp = cleft palate cp = clinical pathology cp = compare cp = cor pulmonale cp = creatine phosphate cpa = cardiopulmonary arrest cpa = cerebellopontine angle cpa = cooperative project assurance cpa = costophrenic angle cpa = cyclophosphamide cpa = cyproterone acetate cpap = continuous positive airway pressure cpb = cardiopulmonary bypass cpb = cyclophosphamide, platinol, bcnu cpbba = cyclophosphamide, bleomycin, procarbazine, prednisone, adriamycin cpc = choroid plexus cyst cpc = chronic passive congestion cpc = clinicopathologic conference cpc = cyclophosphamide, platinol, carboplatin cpd = callus plantar digital cpd = cephalopelvic disproportion cpd = citrate phosphate dextrose cpd = compound cpd = contagious pustular dermatitis cpd = cyclopentadiene cpdd = altretamine cisplatin cyclophosphamide doxorubicin cpdd = calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease cpdd = cis platinum diamminedichloride cpdd = cis-platinum compound cpe = chronic pulmonary emphysema cpeo = chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia cpft = certified pulmonary function technician cpft = combined pituitary function test cph = chronic persistent hepatitis cpi = california personality inventory cpip = chronic pulmonary insufficiency of prematurity cpitn = community periodontal index of treatment need cpk = creatine phosphokinase cpk-mb = creatine phosphokinase myocardial band cpl = congenital pulmonary lymphangiectasis cpls = cleft palate lateral synechia syndrome cpm = ccnu, procarbazine, methotrexate cpm = central pontine myelinolysis cpm = continue present management cpm = continuous passive motion cpm = counts per minute cpma = callus plantar metatarsal area cpn = chronic pyelonephritis cpn = community psychiatric nurse cpo = coproporphyrinogen oxidase deficiency cpob = cyclophosphamide, prednisone, oncovin, bleomycin cpp = cerebral perfusion pressure cpp = chronic pelvic pain cppb = continuous positive pressure breathing cppd = calcium pyrophosphate deposition cppd = calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate cppd = chest percussion and post drainage cppd disease = calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease cpr = c reactive protein cpr = cardiopulmonary resuscitation cpr = computerized patient record cprg = chlorophenol red galactopyranoside cps = carbamoyl phosphate synthase deficiency cps = cardiopulmonary support cps = child protective services cps = cycles per second cpsp = central post stroke pain cpt = camptothecin cpt = carnitine palmitoyltransferase cpt = chest physical therapy cpt = chest physiotherapy cpt = cold pressor test cpt = complete perineal tear cpt = current procedural terminology cptr = cyproterone cpu = carboxypeptidase u cpu = central processing unit cpz = carboxypeptidase z cpz = chlorpromazine cr = chromium cr = clot retraction cr = complement receptor cr = complete remission cr = complete response cr = conditioned reflex cr = contract relax cr = corneal reflex cr = creatinine cr = cycloplegia refraction cra = central retinal artery cra = cis retinoic acid crada = cooperative research and development agreement cran = cranial crao = central retinal artery occlusion crb = congen retinal blindness crb = congenital retinal blindness crcl = creatinine clearance crcs = calcibiotic root canal sealer crd = chronic renal disease crd = chronic respiratory disease creat = creatinine crest = calcinosis, raynaud's phenomenon, esophageal dysfunction , sclerodactyly, telangiectasia crf = cardiorespiratory failure crf = chronic renal failure crf = chronic respiratory failure crf = corticotrophin releasing factor crf = corticotropin releasing factor crh = corticotrophin releasing hormone crh = corticotropin releasing hormone cri = chronic renal insufficiency cris = comprehensive injury scale crit = hematocrit crl = crown rump length crmo = chronic multifocal osteomyelitis crna = certified registered nurse anesthetist crna = complementary rna crng = cephalosporin resistant neisseria gonorrheae crop = cyclophosphamide, rubidazone, oncovin, prednisone cropam = cyclophosphamide, rubidazone, oncovin, prednisone, l asparaginase, methotrexate crp = c reactive protein crp = creatine phosphate crp = cyclic amp receptor protein crpp = cytidine diphosphate crppp = cytidine triphosphate crps = chronic regional pain syndrome crrt = continuous renal replacement therapy crs = chinese restaurant syndrome crs = cis retinoic acid crst = calcinosis cutis, raynaud's phenomenon, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasis crt = cadaver renal transplant crt = calreticulin crt = capillary refill time crt = cathode ray tube crt = certified respiratory therapist crt = corrected crtt = certified respiratory therapy technician cru = chronic retention of urine cru = crisis receiving unit crvo = central retinal vein occlusion crvt = central retinal vein thrombosis cs = caesarean section cs = celica sprue cs = cervical spondylosis cs = cervical swab cs = cesarean section cs = cesium cs = close supervision cs = coronal sulcus cs = coronary sclerosis cs = coronary sinus cs = corpus striatum cs melanura = culiseta melanura csa = central sleep apnea csa = child sexual abuse csa = compressed spectral array csa = cyclosporin a cscc = cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma csd = cat scratch disease cse = combined spinal epidural csf = cerebral spinal fluid csf = cerebrospinal fluid csf = colony stimulating factor csf protein = cerebrospinal fluid protein csg = cell surface glycoprotein csg = chronic simple glaucoma csg = chronic superficial gastritis csg = cyclosporin g csh = chronic subdural hematoma cshl = cold spring harbor laboratory csicu = cardiac surgery intensive care unit cslrt = crossed straight leg csm = central, steady, maintained csm = cerebrospinal meningitis csme = clinically significant macular edema csnu = cystinuria cso = craniostenosis cso = craniosynostosis csom = chron supp otitis media csom = chronic suppurative otitis media csp = circumsporozoite protein csp = cyclosporine csp = cysteine string protein csq = consum satisfact quest csq = consumer satisfaction questionnaire csq = diab clin satisfact ques csq = diabetes clinic satisfaction questionnaire csq = pain coping strat questn csq = pain coping strategies questionnaire csr = central serous retinopathy css = churg strauss syndrome csscn = cesium thiocyanate cst = castanospermine cst = cervical sympathetic trunk cst = christ siemens touraine syndrome cst = contraction stress test cst = corticospinal tract cst = corticosteroid cst = static compliance csu = collection of catheter specimen of urine ct = calcitonin ct = carpal tunnel ct = cerebral thrombosis ct = cervical traction ct = chemotherapy ct = chest tube ct = chlamydia trachomatis ct = chorda tympani ct = chordae tendinae ct = claw toe ct = composite tip ct = computed tomography ct = computerized tomography ct = contact tracing ct = coronary thrombosis ct = count ct = cover test ct = cytarabine, thioguanine ct = musculoskeletal ct scan = computerized axial tomography scan ct-scan = computerized axial tomography scan cta = clear to auscultation ctab = clear to auscultation bilaterally ctafs = conotruncal anomaly face syndrome ctap = clear to auscultation and percussion ctc = chlortetracycline ctcb = cyclophosphamide, thiotepa, carboplatin ctcl = cutaneous t cell lymphoma ctcv = congenital talipes calcaneovalgus ctd = carpal tunnel decompression ctd = close to death ctd = congenital thymic dysplasia ctd = connective tissue disease ctep = cancer therapy evaluation program ctev = congen talip equinovar ctev = congenital talipes equinovarus ctev = posteromedial release of calcaneotalar equinovarus ctf = colorado tick fever ctg = cardiotochography ctg = ctg trinucleotide repeat cth = cystathioninuria cthm = conotruncal heart malformations ctig = clinical trials implementation group ctin = chronic tubulo interstitial nephritis ctl = cytotoxic t lymphocyte ctns = cystinosis, nephropathic ctp = cytidine triphosphate ctr = carpal tunnel release ctr = center ctr = central ctrl = control key cts = carpal tunnel syndrome ctv = clinical target volume ctx = cefotaxime ctx = cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis ctx = contractions ctx = cyclophosphamide ctx = cytoxan cu = cause unknown cu = copper cuatp = copper adenosine triphosphate cuc = chronic ulcerative colitis cult = culture culys = copper lysine cuo = calovo fever cup = cystoscopy, urogram, pyelogram cur = cystocele, urethrocele, rectocele cus = cranial ultrasound cv = cardiovascular cv = cardioversion cv = cerebrovascular cv = closing volume cv = coefficient of variation cv = conception vessel acupuncture points cva = cerebral vascular accident cva = cerebrovascular accident cva = costovertebral angle cva = cyclophosphamide, vincristine, adriamycin cvap = cerebral vascular amyloid peptide cvas = cerebral vascular accidents cvb = ccnu, vinblastine, bleomycin cvb = chorionic villi biopsy cvb = chorionic villus biopsy cvbd = ccnu, vinblastine, bleomycin, dexamethasone cvc = central venous catheter cvd = cardiovascular disease cvd = cerebrovascular disease cvd = cisplatin, vinblastine, dacarbazine cve = cervical vaginal endocervical cveb = cisplatin, velban, etoposide, bleomycin cvf = cobra venom factor cvf = colovesical fistula cvg = coronary vein graft cvg = cutis verticis gyrata cvhd = cardiovascular heart disease cvi = carboplatin, vepesid, ifosfamide, mesnex uroprotection cvi = cardiovascular insufficiency cvi = cerebral vascular insufficiency cvi = common variable immunodeficiency cvid = common variable immunodeficiency cvl = central venous line cvm = cerebrovascular malformation cvm = cyclophosphamide, vincristine, methotrexate cvo = constant visual observation cvp = central venous pressure cvp = cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisone cvp = cyclophosphamide, vincristine, prednisone cvpp = ccnu, vinblastine, prednisone, procarbazine cvpp = cyclophosphamide, vinblastine, procarbazine, prednisone cvpp = lomustine prednisone procarbazine vinblastine cvrd = cardiovascular renal disease cvs = cardiovascular system cvs = chorionic villus sampling cvt = congenital vertical talus cvvd = continuous venovenous hemodialysis cvvh = continuous venovenous hemofiltration cvvhd = continuous venovenous hemodialysis cvvhf = continuous venovenous hemofiltration cw = compared with cw = consistent with cw = continuous wave cw = cotton wool cwd = consistent with dates cwp = centimeters of water pressure cwp = coal worker's pneumoconiosis cwp = cotton wool pledget cws = cotton wool spots cx = cervix cx = circumflex cx = circumflex artery cx = convergence excess cx = convex cx = culture cxr = chest xray cy = cyanogen cy = cyclophosphamide cya = cover your ass cya = cyclosporin a cyc = cyclazocine cyc = cyclophosphamide cyc = cyclotron cyc = cytoxan cyclic gmp = cyclic guanosine monophosphate cyhea = cyclohexylethylamine cyld = cylindromatosis cymd = cystoid macular dystrophy cyp = cyproheptadine cys = cysteine cysto = cystoscopy cyt = cytochrome cyt = cytological cyt = cytology cyt = cytoplasm cyt = cytoplasmic cyto d = cytochalasin d cz = cefazolin czop = cefozopran d & c = dilatation and curettage d = daughter d = day d = density d = deoxyribose d = diameter d = diarrhea d = duration d = right d magalhaesi = dirofilaria magalhaesi d p = depo provera d&c = dilatation and curettage d&c = dilation and curettage d&d = debridement and dressing d&d = drilling and drainage d&e = dilatation and evacuation d&i = dry and intact d&r = dilation and radium d&v = diarrhea and vomiting d+v = diarrhea and vomiting d-e = dermoepidermal d/c = diarrhea constipation d/c = discharge d/c = discontinue d/dw = dextrose, distilled water d/l = deciliter d/s = discharge summary d/t = delirium tremens d/t = due to d/w = dextrose in water d/w = distilled water da = daughter da = day da = degenerative arthritis da = deoxyadenosine da = dermatitis artefacta da = descending aorta da = developmental age group da = diabetic acidosis da = dissecting aneurysm da = dopamine daab = dimethylaminoazobenzene dab = dimethylaminoazobenzene dac = 2 deoxy 5 azacitidine dact = dactinomycin dad = developmental articulatory dyspraxia dad = diffuse alveolar damage dadp = deoxyadenosine diphosphate daf = decay accelerating factor daf = delayed auditory feedback test dag = diacylglycerol dala = delta aminolevulinic acid dalm = diazoluminolmelanin damp = deficits in attention motor control and perception dap = dianhydrogalactitol, adriamycin, platinol dapc = dystrophin associated protein complex dapi = aminoiminomethyl phenyl indole carboximidamide dapi = diamindino 2 phenylindole dapk = death associated protein kinase das = disability assessment schedule dast = drug abuse screening test dat = daunomycin, ara c, 6 thioguanine dat = dementia alzheimer type dat = diet as tolerated dat = direct antiglobulin test datvp = daunomycin, ara c, 6 thioguanine, vincristine, prednisone dav = dibromodulcitol, adriamycin, vincristine dava = desacetyl vinblastine amide davh = dibromodulcitol, adriamycin, vincristine, halotestin dazl = deleted in azoospermia like db = dead body db = decibel db = direct bilirubin dba = diamond blackfan anemia dba = dibenzanthracene dback = to top dbd = dibromodulcitol dbe = deep breathing exercise dbm = disrupted in b cell malignancy dbms = database management system dbp = diastolic blood pressure dbr = deep breathing exercises dbs = deep brain stimulation dbv = dacarbazine, bcnu, vincristine dbw = desirable body weight dc = deoxycholate dc = deoxycytidine dc = descending colon dc = digital computer dc = diphenylcyanoarsine dc = direct current dc = discharge dc = discontinued dc = double cream dc = dressing change dc = duodenal cap dc = dupuytren contracture dca = deoxycholic acid dca = dichloroacetate dca = dichloroacetic acid dca = directional coronary atherectomy dcbe = double contrast barium enema dcbm = double contrast barium meal dcc = day care center dcc = deleted in colon cancer dcc = dextran coated charcoal dcc = find out the correct term dccd = dicyclohexylcarbodiimide dccmp = daunorubicin, cyclocytidine, 6 metacaptopurine, prednisone dcct = diabetes control and complication trials dcd = developmental coordination disorder dcf = 2 deoxycoformycin or pentostatin dcg = dacryocystogram dci = dichloroisoproterenol dcir = dendritic cell immunoreceptor dcis = ductal carcinoma in situ dcl = diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis dcm = dichloromethotrexate dcm = dilated cardiomyopathy dcmp = daunorubicin, cytarabine, 6 metacaptopurine, prednisone dcmp deaminase = deoxycytidylate deaminase dco = dyschondrosteosis dcpp = 2 2 4 dichlorophenoxy propionic acid dcr = dacryocystorhinostomy dcs = dorsal column stimulation dcsa = doubly committed subarterial defect dct = daunorubicin, cytarabine, thioguanine dct = direct coombs test dctd = division of cancer treatment and diagnosis dctp = deoxycytidine triphosphate dcv = dacarbazine, ccnu, vincristine dd = delusional disorder dd = detrusor dyssynergia dd = developmental disability dd = di guglielmo's disease dd = diabetic diet dd = diastrophic dysplasia dd = digestive disorder dd = discharge diagnosis dd = diverticular disease dd = dog dander dd = drug dependence dda = dideoxyadenosine ddavp = desmopressin ddbj = dna data bank of japan ddc = dedeoxycytidine ddc = dideoxycytidine ddc = dopa decarboxylase ddd = dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane dde = dichlorodiphenyl dichloroethylene dde = dynamic data exchange ddi = dideoxyinosine ddnu = dideoxynucleoside ddp = cisplatin ddp = diaminodichloroplatinum ddpac = disinhibition dementia parkinsonism amyotrophy complex dds = dapsone dds = denys drash syndrome dds = diaminodiphenylsulfone dds = doctor of dental surgery ddt = dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane ddt = p,p dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane ddu = dermodistortive urticaria ddx = dichlorodiphenyl dichloroethylene ddx = differential diagnosis dea = drug enforcement administration deae = diethylaminoethanol deae = diethylaminoethyl deb = dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa dec = december decal = dexamethasone, etoposide, cisplatin, ara c, l asparaginase decr = decreased decub = lying down def = defecation def = drugs/fluids, ekg, fibrillation deg = degeneration deg = degree dehyd = dehydrated del = delivery del = delusion dep = diethylpyrocarbonate depc = diethyl pyrocarbonate dept = department derm = dermatology dermatol = dermatology des = diethylstibestrol des = diethylstilbesterol des = diethylstilbestrol des = diffuse esophageal spasm des = division of external sphincter des = dysequilibrium syndrome dev = development dev = deviant dev = deviation dex = dextrose dexa = dual energy x ray photon absorptiometry df = deferoxamine df = dermatofibroma df = dietary fiber df = duodenal fistula dfa = direct fluorescent antibody dfdc = gemcitabine dfmo = difluoromethylornithine dfmo = eflornithine dfo = desferrioxamine dfs = disease free survival dfsp = dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans dft = dementia frontal lobe type dfta = direct fluorescent treponemal antibody dfu = dead fetus in utero dfv = ddp, 5 fluorouracil, vepesid dg = deoxyguanosine dg = desquamative gingivitis dga = digeorge anomaly dgcr = digeorge syndrome chromosome region dgi = dissem gonococc infectn dgi = disseminated gonococcal infection dgr = duodenogastric reflux dgsx = dysplasia gigantism syndrome, x linked dgtp = deoxyguanosine triphosphate dh = dehydrocholic acid dh = dehydrogenase dh = delayed hypersensitivity dh = dermatitis herpetiformis dha = dehydroepiandrosterone dha = docosahexaenoic acid dha = docosahexanoic acid dhaaa = dihydroxyaluminum aminoacetate dhac = azacitidine dhad = mitoxantrone dhap = cisplatin, high dose ara c, and dexamethasone dhap = dexamethasone, high dose ara c, platinol dhas = dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate dhbs = dihydrobiopterin synthetase dhcc = 1,25 dihydroxycholecalciferol dhd = doyne honeycomb degeneration dhe = dental health education dhe = dihematoporphyrin ether dhe = dihydroergotamine dhea = dehydroepiandrosterone dheas = dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate dhf = dengue hemorrhagic fever dhfr = dihydrofolate reductase dhl = diffuse histiocytic lymphoma dhod = dihydroorotate dehydrogenase dhp = dihydroprogesterone dhpr = dihydropteridine reductase deficiency dhrd = doyne honeycomb retinal dystrophy dhs = deafness hypogonadism syndrome dhs = dynamic hip screw dht = dihydrotestosterone dht = dihydroxytryptamine di = detrusor instability di = diabetes insipidus di = diagnostic imaging di = disability insurance di = distal incisal di = donor insemination dia = diego antigen diabet = diabetes diag = diagnonal diag = diagnosis diagn = diagnostic diam = diameter dib = difficulty in breathing dibk = diisobutyl ketone dic = dacarbazine dic = disseminated intravascular coagulation dica = diagnostic interview for children and adolescents did = dissociative identity disorder didmoad = diabetes mellitus and insipidus with optic atrophy and deafness die = death in the emergency department dif = direct immunofluorescence diff = differential dig = digoxin diiv = double inlet indeterminate ventricle dijoa = inherited juvenile optic atrophy dil = dilatation dil = dilute dild = diffuse infiltrative lung disease dilv = double inlet left ventricle dim = diminished dimopp = dose intensified mopp dims = disorder of initiating or maintaining sleep din = ductal intraepithelial neoplasia dind = delayed ischemic neurologic deficit dios = distal intestinal obstruction syndrome dip = desquamative interstitial pneumonia dip = distal interphalangeal dipa = diisopropylamine dipf = diffuse interstitial pulmonary fibrosis dipi = direct intraperitoneal insemination dipj = distal interphalangeal joint dipnech = diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia dipoa = osteoarthritis of distal interphalangeal joints diprphp = diisopropylphenylphosphate dirv = double inlet right ventricle dis = diagnostic interview schedule dis = disabled dis = disease disch = discharge disco = direct inject of sperm into cytoplasm of the oocyte dish = diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis disi = dorsal intercalated segment instability disp = disposition dispo = disposition dist = distilled, distal dit = diathermy to inferior turbinate dit = diiodotyrosine diu = death in utero div = divorced div = double inlet ventricle djd = degenerative joint disease djs = dubin johnson syndrome dka = diabetic ketoacidosis dkc = dyskeratosis congenita dl = deciliter dl = decliter dl = dermatome lumbar dl = difference limen dl = direct laryngoscopy dl = doxorubicin, lomustine dla = disability living allowance dlbcl = diffuse large b cell lymphoma dlbd = diffuse lewy body disease dlcl = diffuse large cell lymphoma dlco = diffusion capacity for carbon monoxide dld = dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase deficiency dle = diath loop excis, cervix dle = diathermy loop excision of cervix dle = discoid lupus erythematosus dle = disseminated lupus erythematosis dll = dynamic link library dlmp = last normal menstrual period dlo2 = oxygen transfer factor dlpts = dilauroylphosphatidylserine dlqi = dermatology life quality index dls = derbyshire language scheme dlv = dermatome lumbar nerve dlv = differential lung ventilation dm = dermatomyositis dm = dexamethasone dm = diabetes mellitus dm = diastolic murmur dm = dystrophia myotonica dm = myotonic dystrophy dma = dimethylamine dma = dimethylaniline dma = dimethylarsinic acid dmaa = dimethylarsinic acid dmamf = dimethylaminomethylferrocene dmard = disease modifying antirheumatic drug dmc = dactinomycin, methotrexate, cyclophosphamide dmc = demeclocycline dmd = duchenne muscular dystrophy dmd = duchenne's muscular dystrophy dmda = childhood autosomal recessive muscular dystrophy dme = dimethyl ether dme = durable medical equipment dmh = dimethylhydrazine dmi = desmethylimipramine dmi = diaphragmatic myocardial infarction dmm = dimethylmyleran dmmpa = dimyristoylphosphatidylmethanol dmp = 840 dmpg = dimyristoylphosphatidylglycerol dmpi = dimyristoylphosphatidylinositol dmpse = dimyristoylphosphatidylserine dmpt = dimethylpropiothetin dmsa = dimercaptosuccinic acid dmsc = doxycycline polymethaphosphate sodium complex dmso = dimethyl sulfoxide dmso = dimethylsulfoxide dmspta = dimyristoylphosphatidic acid dmt = dimethyltriptamine dmt = dimethyltryptamine dmtu = dimethylthiourea dmu = diagnostic meatourethroscopy dn = diabetic neuropathy dn = dibucaine number dn = dinitrocresol dn = district nurse dn = dysplastic nevus dna = deoxyribonucleic acid dna = did not attend dna antibody = deoxyribonucleic acid antibody dnap = dinitroaminophenol dnase = deoxyribonuclease dnase b = deoxyribonuclease b dnbp = dinitrobutylphenol dncb = dinitrochlorobenzene dncb = dinitrochlorobenzene contact sensitivity test dni = do not intubate dnig = dexniguldipine dnka = did not keep appointment dnm = daunomycin dnm = daunorubicin dnm = desmoplastic neurotropic melanoma dnp = deoxyribonucleoprotein dnp = dinitrophenol dnpr = deoxyribonucleoprotein antibody dnr = daunorubicin dnr = do not resuscitate dnrcc = do not recussitate comfort care dns = deviated nasal septum dns = dysplastic nevus syndrome dnt = dinitrotoluene dnt = doughnut dntt = deoxynucleotidyltransferase, terminal do = diamine oxidase do = doctor of osteopathy do2 = oxygen delivery doa = date of admission doa = date of award doa = dead on arrival doa = drug of abuse doap = daunorubicin, oncovin, ara c, prednisone dob = date of birth doc = date of conception doc = date of confinement doc = deoxycorticosterone doc = doctor doc = documentation dod = date of discharge dodab = dioctadecyl dimethylammonium bromide dodac = dioctadecyldimethylammonium chloride doe = department of energy doe = dyspnea on exertion doi = digital object identifier doiv = double outlet indeterminate ventricle dolpa = dioleyl phosphoric acid dolv = double outlet left ventricle door = deafness, congenital, and onychodystrophy, recessive form dop = direct occipitoposterior position dopc = dielaidoylphosphatidylcholine dopeg = dihydroxyphenylethylene glycol dops = diffuse obstructive pulmonary syndrome dops = tyrosine beta dihydroxy threo dors = dorsal dorv = double outlet right ventricle dos = diffuse esophageal spasm dos = disk operating system doss = docusate sodium sulfosuccinate dot = died on table dov = double outlet ventricle dove = dorsal vestibuloplasty procedure dox = doxifluridine dox = doxorubicin dox = doxycycline dp = deltopectoral dp = diphosgene dp = diphosphate dp = distal pancreatectomy dp = distal phalanx dp = dorsalis pedis dp = dyspnea dp32 = register disabled claim dpa = diphenylamine dpa = dorsalis pedis artery dpa = dual photon absorptiometry dpap = demand positive airway pressure dpc = diethylpyrocarbonate dpcate = diphenylcarboxylate dpd = dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase dpd = diphenamid dpfpc = dipentafluorophenylcarbonate dpg = 2,3 diphosphoglycerate dpg = diphosphoglycerate dpg = dysplasminogenemia dpgme = dipropylene glycol monomethyl ether dph = diaphragm dph = diphenylhydantoin dpi = dietary protein intake dpi = diphenylene iodonium dpi = dry powder inhaler dpl = diagnostic peritoneal lavage dpn = diphosphopyridine nucleotide dpoa = durable power of attorney dpoae = distortion product oto acoustic emission measurement dpp = dipeptidyl peptidase dpp iv = dipeptidyl peptidase iv dpp-iv = dipeptidyl peptid iv dpp-iv = dipeptidyl peptidase iv dpps = dipalmitoylphosphatidylserine dpr = dermatopathia pigmentosa reticularis dps = drinking problem scale dpsl = deep partial skin loss burn dpt = diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus vaccine dpt = dipropyltryptamine dpytase = deoxypyrimidine triphosphatase dr = delivery room dr = diabetic retinopathy dr = doctor dr = drain dr = dressing dra = dopamine receptor antagonist drb = daunorubicin dre = digital rectal examination drez = dorsal root entry zone drfb = double refractile fat bodies drg = diagnosis related groups drg = diagnostic related group drg = dorsal root ganglion drgb = dorsal root ganglion block drgb = dorsl root gangln block drgt = dorsal root ganglion thermocoagulation drng = drainage drph = distal retinal pigment hormone drpla = dentatorubropallidoluysian atrophy drs = clinical dementia rating scale drs = doctors drsg = dressing drt = dead right there drta = dirhodium tetraacetate drtsf = dead right there, squashed flat ds = blessed dementia rating scale ds = denture stomatitis ds = dermatome spinal ds = discharge summary ds = disseminated sclerosis ds = down's syndrome dsa = digital subtraction angiography dsap = disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis dsc = differential scanning calorimetry dsd = detrusor and sphincter dyssynergia dsd = detrusor sphincter dyssynergia dsd = developmental speech disorder dsdna = double stranded dna dsdt = diagnostic speech discrimination test dse = debutamine stress echocardiogram dsed = diagnostic survey for eating disorders dsfi = derogatis sexual functioning inventory dsg = deoxyspergualin dsgg = disialosyl galactosyl globoside dsh = dyschromatosis symmetrica hereditaria dsk = damus stansel kaye dsm = diagnostic and statistical manual dsm = dried skimmed milk dso = distal subungual onycholysis dsp = diarrhoeic shellfish poisoning dspg = distearoyl phosphatidylglycerol dsrct = desmoplastic small round cell tumor dsrs = depression self rating scale dss = dengue shock syndrome dss = dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate dss = docusate sodium dssm = dried semi skimmed milk powder dst = dexamethasone suppression test dsta = disulfotetraazaadamantane dsv = dermatome sacral nerve five dt = delirium tremens dt = deoxythymidine dt = dermatome dt = diphtheria and tetanus dt = drug therapy dt = due to dt = dye test dt's = delirium tremens dta = deep transverse arrest dtab = decyltrimethylammonium bromide dtap = diptheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis dtc = detailed test of comprehension dtc = diethyldithiocarbamate dtd = data type declaration dtd = diastrophic dysplasia dtdp = deoxythymidine diphosphate dtfb = diphtheria toxin fragment b dth = delayed type hypersensitivity dtic = dacarbazine dtmp = deoxythymidine monophosphate dtp = diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid dtp = diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus dtr = deep tendon reflexes dts = delirium tremens dtsq = diabetes treatment satisfaction questionnaire dtta = diethylenetriaminetetraacetic acid dttp = deoxythymidine triphosphate dttpase = deoxythymidinetriphosphatase du = deoxyuridine du = diagnosis unknown du = duodenal ulcer du = dutch dub = dysfunctional uterine bleeding dubp = diethylumbelliferyl phosphate dud = duodenal ulcer disease duec = distal urethral electric conductance test duh = dysfunctional uterine hemorrhage duhp = duke unc health profile dui = driving under the influence duib = diureido isobutane dup = duplicate dutp = deoxyuridine triphosphate dutpase = deoxyuridinetriphosphatase dv = distance vision dv = divorced dv = domiciliary visit dv = domiciliary visit request dv = double vision dva = distance visual acuity dvb = ddp, vindesine, bleomycin dvd = developmental verbal apraxia dvd = dissociated vertical deviation dvm = delayed visual maturation dvp = daunorubicin, vincristine, prednisone dvp = devitalizing paste dvt = deep vein thrombosis dvts = deep vein thromboses dvu = direct vision urethrotomy dvwr = dysfunctional ventilatory weaning response dw = distilled water dw = dwarf dwai = driving while ability impaired dwbq = diab wellbeing question dwbq = diabetes wellbeing questionnaire dwi = driving while intoxicated dwm = dandy walker malformation dws = dandy walker syndrome dx = dextran dx = diagnosis dx = dicloxacillin dx = dislocation dx = duplex dxt = deep x ray therapy dy = dysprosium dyn = dynamometer dyn = dyne dyn a = dynorphin a dyn b = dynorphin b dys = dyschromatosis symmetrica hereditaria dysf = dysferlin dyspl = dysplasia dz = diazepam dz = disease dz = dizygotic dzapo = daunorubicin, azacitidine, ara c, prednisone, oncovin e = ecstasy e = energy e = expectation e = without e acervulina = eimeria acervulina e amylovora = erwinia amylovora e bieneusi = enterocytozoon bieneusi e brachy = eubacterium brachy e equi = ehrlichia equi e fergusonii = escherichia fergusonii e gergoviae = enterobacter gergoviae e histolytica = entamoeba histolytica e ictaluri = edwardsiella ictaluri e sakazakii = enterobacter sakazakii e schistosa = enhydrina schistosa e-lap = exploratory laparatomy e/c/c = edema, cyanosis, cords e/m = electron microscope e/m = electron microscopy e1 = estrone e1 = oestrone e2 = estradiol e2oh = ethanol e2r = estrogen receptor e3 = estriol e3 = oestriol ea = each ea = electroacupuncture ea = endometrial ablation ea = epidural anesthesia ea = extraction atherectomy eaa = essential amino acid eaa = excitatory amino acid eaa = extrinsic allergic alveolitis eab = elective abortion eabr = electrically evoked auditory brainstem response audiometry eac = epithelioma adenoides cysticum eac = erythema annulari centrifugum eac = external auditory canal ead = acetylcholinesterase deficiency eadl = extended activities of daily living eam = episodic ataxia with myokymia eap = electroacupuncture eap = epiallopregnanolone eap = etoposide, adriamycin, platinol ear = expired air resuscitation eara = enteric acquired reactive arthritis eas = external anal sphincter eas = iv expense assignment system version iv eat = eating attitudes test eat = edinburgh articulation test eatl = enteropathy associated t cell lymphoma eav = electroacupuncture after voll eb = endobronchial biopsy eb = endometrial biopsy eb = epidermolysis bullosa eb = external beam radiotherapy eba = epidermoly bull acquisit eba = epidermolysis bullosa acquisata eba = ethoxybenzoic acid dental cement eba = orthoethoxybenzoic acid ebap = eldisine, bcnu, adriamycin, prednisone ebbs = equal bilateral breath sounds ebd = epidermolysis bullosa dystrophica ebd = exploration of bile duct ebdct = cockayne touraine type epidermolysis bullosa ebl = estimated blood loss ebm = expressed breast milk ebmd = epidermolysis bullosa muscular dystrophy ebns = endoscopic bladder neck suspension ebpaacc = epidermolysis bullosa pyloric atresia aplasia cutis congenita ebrs = eating behavior rating scale ebrt = external beam radiation therapy ebs = epidermolysis bullosa simplex ebs-mp = epidermolysis bullosa simplex with mottled pigmentation ebsmp = epidermolysis bullosa simplex with mottled pigmentation ebt = exchange blood transfusion ebv = epstein barr virus ebvut = external breech version under tocolysis ec = ejection click ec = endothelial cell ec = escherichia coli ec = extracranial eca = external carotid artery ecb = european congress on biotechnology ecc = edema, cyanosis, cords ecc = endocervical curettage ecce = extracapsular cataract extraction eccl = encephalocraniocutaneous lipomatosis ecco2r = extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal ecd = endocardial cushion defect ecf = extended care facility ecf = extracellular fluid ecg = electrocardiogram ecge = extracorporeal gas exchange ecgf = endothelial cell growth factor echo = echocardiogram echo = enteric cytopathogenic human orphan ecl = enterochromaffin like ecla = excimer laser ecla = extracorporeal lung assistance eclt = euglobulin clot lysis time ecm = erythema chronicum migrans ecm = external cardiac massage ecm = extracellular matrix ecmo = extracorporeal membrane oxygenation ecmr = extracellular matrix receptor ecmv = etoposide, cytoxan, methotrexate, vincristine ecochg = electrocochleogram ecog = eastern cooperative oncology group ecoli = escherichia coli ecox = extracorporeal oxygenation ecp = eosinophil cationic protein ecp = external counterpulsation ecpca = endothelial cell procoagulant activity ecrb = extensor carpi radialis brevis ecrl = extensor carpi radialis longus ecrt = endoscopic congo red test ecs = electrocerebral silence ecs = electroconvulsive shock ecs = endocervical scrape ect = electroconvulsive shock therapy ect = electroconvulsive therapy ect = eosinophil cationic protein ect = epilepsy centrotemporal ect = unilateral electroconvulsive therapy ectontpphase = ectonucleotide pyrophosphohydrolase ectr = endocscopic carpal tunnel release ecu = extensor carpi ulnaris ecv = external cephalic version ed = elimination diet ed = emergency department ed50 = median effective dose edam = 10 ethyl deaza aminopterin or 10 edam edap = etoposide, dexamethasone, ara c, platinol edb = extens digitorum brevis edb = extensor digitorum brevis edc = estimated date of conception edc = estimated date of confinement edd = estimated date of delivery edh = epidural hematoma edi = eating disorder inventory edi = eating disorders inventory edin = epidermal cell differentiation inhibitor edl = extensor digitorum longus edm = early diastolic murmur edm = extensor digiti minimi edod = estimated date of delivery edp = eating disorders patient or program edpcd = ethyldiaminopropylcarbodiimide edrf = endothelium derived relaxing factor eds = edema disease of swine eds = egg drop syndrome eds = ehlers danlos syndrome eds = electronic data submission eds = ethane dimethane sulfonate edsm = ethyldeshydroxysparsomycin edss = exp disabil status scal edss = expanded disability status scale edta = ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid edta renal vascular disease = type unspecified associated with renal failure edu = ethylene diurea edv = end diastolic volume edv = epidermodysplasia verruciformis edx = electrodiagnosis ee = expressed emotion ee = external examination eec = ectodermal dysplasia with ectrodactyly and cleft lip or palate eec = european economic community eed = erythema elevatum diutinum eee = eastern equine encephalitis eeg = electroencephalogram eent = eye, ear, nose and throat eent = eyes, ears, nose, throat eeoc = equal employment opportunity commission eer = extended endocardial resection ees = erythromycin ethinylsuccinate eex = electrodiagnosis ef = eccentric fixation ef = ejection fraction ef = epileptic fit ef = erythroblastosis fetalis ef = essential fructosemia efa = essential fatty acid efad = essential fatty acid deficiency efcp = edinburgh functional communication profile efda = epoxyfarnesyl diazoacetate efe = endocardial fibroelastosis eff = effacement efm = external/electronic fetal monitor efmr = epilepsy, female restricted, with mental retardation efp = etoposide, fluorouracil, platinol efs = event free survival efw = estimated fetal weight eg = endogastric eg = example ega = estimated gestational age egc = early gastric cancer egd = esophagogastroduodenoscopy egf = epidermal growth factor egfr = epidermal growth factor receptor egg = electrogastrography eghe = ethylene glycol monohexyl ether egl = eosinophilic granuloma of lung egta = ethylene glycol tetraacetic acid eh = essential hypertension ehba = biliary atresia, extrahepatic ehba = extrahepatic biliary atresia ehbd = extrahepatic bile ducts ehc = epidemic hemorrhagic conjunctivitis ehda = epoxyhomofarnesyl diazoacetate ehdp = etidronate disodium ehk = epidermolytic hyperkeratosis ehl = extensor hallicus longus ehr = electronic hospital record ehs = engelbreth holm swarm tumor ei = electrolyte imbalance ei = enzyme inhibitor ei = extensor indicis eia = balloon angioplasty of the external iliac artery eia = baln ang/pl ex iliac art eia = endarterectomy of the external iliac artery eia = enzyme immunoassay eia = exercise induced asthma eia = external iliac artery eic = endometrial intraepithelial carcinoma eic = epidermal inclusion cyst eifel = eukaryotic translation initiation factor eioa = excessive intake of alcohol eip = extensor indicis proprius eipa = ethylisopropylamiloride eiv = external iliac vein ej = external jugular ek = enterokinase ekc = epidemic keratoconjunctivitis ekg = electrocardiogram ekp = epikeratoprosthesis ekv = erythrokeratodermia variabilis ela = endometrial laser ablation elap = endoscopic laser ablation of prostate elap = exploratory laparotomy elbw = extremely low birth weight infant elev = elevated elf = elective low forceps elf = etoposide, leucovorin, 5 fluorouracil elisa = enzyme linked immunosorbent assay elix = elixir elos = estimated length of stay elovl = elongation of very long chain elp = serum protein electrophoresis elsi = ethical, legal, and social issues elst = endolymphatic sac tumors elvr = extended left ventricular branch of right coronary artery em = ejection murmur em = electron microscopy em = emergency medicine em = emergency room em = emmetropia em = emotional disorder em = emotionally disturbed em = emphysema em = enteroviral meningitis em = ergonovine maleate em = erythema multiforme em = erythromycin em = esophageal manometry em = esophageal motility em = extracellular matrix ema = endomysial antibodies ema = epithelial membrane antigen ema = ethylmalonic acid emaco = etoposide, methotrexate, actinomycin d, cyclophosphamide, oncovin emb = embryo emb = embryology emb = endomyocardial biopsy embl = european molecular biology laboratory embo = european molecular biology organization embx = endometrial biopsy emc = encephalomyocarditis emc = essential mixed cryoglobulinemia emc = extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma emd = electromechanical dissociation emd = emergency medical doctor emd = emery dreifuss muscular dystrophy emd = ethylmorphine n demethylase emf = endomyocardial fibrosis emfe = endomyocardial fibroelastosis emg = electromyogram emg = electromyograph emg = electromyography emg cne = concentric needle electromyography emh = educable mentally handicapped emit = enzyme multiplied immunoassay technique emla = trade name for topical lidocaine+prilocaine preparation emmv = ext mand min vol ventil emmv = extended mandatory minute volume ventilation emp = emphysema emp = estramustine phosphate emp = extramammary paget's disease emp = extramedullary plasmacytoma emr = electronic medical record emr = emergency room ems = emergency medical service ems = emergency medical services ems = endometrial scrape ems = eosinophilia myalgia syndrome ems = ethyl methanesulfonate emt = emergency medical technician emt = external malleolar torsion emtala = emergency medical treatment and active labor act emwx = episodic muscle weakness, x linked en = endoscopy en = enema en = enteral nutrition en = erythema nodosum ena = extractable nuclear antigen ena = extractable nuclear antigen antibody endor = electron nuclear double resonance eng = electronystagmogram eng = electronystagmograph eng = electronystagmography eng = english engl = england enl = erythema nodosum leprosum ent = ear, nose, throat enu = ethylnitrosourea env = environment eo = ethylene oxide eo = extraoral eoa = esophageal obturator airway eoad = early onset alzheimer disease eoae = evoked oto acoustic emission measurement eoca = early onset cerebellar ataxia eog = electrooculogram eom = extraocular movement eom = extraocular muscle eomi = extraocular movements intact eop = early onset periodontitis eopca = early onset pauciarticular chronic arthritis eortc = european organization for research and treatment of cancer eos = eosinophil ep = ectopic pregnancy ep = electrophoresis ep = eosinophilic pneumonia ep = epilepsy ep = esophoria ep = evoked potential ep = evoked potentials ep = intermittent esophoria epa = eicosapentaenoic acid epa = eicosapentanoic acid epa = enduring power of attorney epa = environmental protection agency epa = extrinsic plasminogen activator epap = expiratory positive airway pressure epb = extensor pollicis brevis epc = erucylphosphocholine epdf = parkinsonism, early onset, with diurnal fluctuation epds = edinburgh postnatal depression scale epeg = etoposide eph = edema, proteinuria and hypertension of pregnancy epi = epidural anesthesia epi = epilepsy epi = epirubicin epi = epithelial epi = epithelium epi = eysenck personality inventory epidem = epidemic epis = episiotomy epl = extensor pollicis longus epm = elastoplast mould epmr = epilepsy, progressive, with mental retardation epo = erythropoietin epo = evening primrose oil epoch = etoposide, prednisone, oncovin, cyclophosphamide, halotestin epoxyatp = adenosine triphosphate epp = erythrohepatic protoporphyria epp = erythropoietic protoporphyria eppk = palmoplantar keratoderma, epidermolytic epr = electron paramagnetic resonance epr = electrophrenic respiration eps = elastosis perforans serpiginosa epsp = excitatory postsynaptic potential ept = electric dental pulp vitality test ept = epilepsy, partial epv = encephaloclastic proliferative vasculopathy epx = eosinophil peroxidase eq = equivalent equiv = equivalent er = electroresection er = emergency room er = endoplasmic reticulum er = epigastric region er = erythrocyte er = erythrocyte receptor er = esophageal rupture er = estradiol receptor er = estrogen receptor er = estrogen receptors er = external rotation er-ica = estrogen receptor immunocytochemical assay er/pr = estrogen and progesterone receptors era = electric response audiometry era = enteric reactive arthritis era = estroadiol receptor assay era = evoked response audiometry erbf = effective renal blood flow erc = endoscopic retrograde cholangiography ercp = endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography erda = energy research and development administration erg = electroretinogram eritc = erythrosine isothiocyanate erk = extracellular signal regulated kinase erm = epiretinal membrane erm = extended radical mastectomy erod = ethoxyresorufin o deethylase erp = effective refractory period erp = endoscopic retrograde pancreatography erp = estrogen receptor protein erp = event related potential erpc = evacuation of retained products of conception erpf = effective renal plasma flow erpoc = evacuation of retained products of conception ers = evacuation of retained secundines ertk = estradiol receptor tyrosine kinase erv = expiratory reserve volume ervr = erosive vitreoretinopathy es = einsteinium es = electrical stimulation es = embryonic stem esa = end to side anastomosis escc = esophageal squamous cell carcinoma escrf = end stage chronic renal failure escs = enhanced s cone syndrome esf = european science foundation eshap = etoposide, solu medrol, ara c, platinol eshg = european society of human genetics esi = electrospray ionization esld = end stage liver disease esp = extrasensory perception esr = electron spin resonance esr = erythrocyte sedimentation rate esrd = end stage renal disease esrf = end stage renal failure ess = epithelioma, self healing squamous esss = epilepsy with continuous spike wave during slow wave sleep est = eastern standard time est = electoconvulsive shock therapy est = electroshock therapy est = endodermal sinus tumor est = esterase est = exercise stress test est = expressed sequence tag esu = electrosurgical unit eswl = extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy et = and et = endotracheal tube et = esotropia et = essential thrombocytopenia et = eustachian tube et = exercise tolerance et = expiratory time eta = elongation of tendon achilles eta = estimated time of arrival etaa = end tidal fraction of anesthetic agent etadipaz = ethyladipoylazolamide etco2 = end tidal carbon dioxide etd = eustachian tube dysfunction etf = eustachian tube function eth = ethambutol eth = ethionamide etio = etiology etiol = etiology etn = erythema toxicum neonatorum etn2 = end tidal nitrogen concentration etn2o = end tidal nitrous oxide concentration eto = ethylene oxide eto2 = end tidal oxygen concentration etoh = ethyl alcohol etop = etoposide ets = exposed to tobacco smoke etsuxaz = ethylsuccinylazolamide ett = endotracheal tube ett = exercise tolerance test etu = emergency trauma unit etv = exhaled tidal volume eua = examination under anesthesia euapns = examination under anesthesia of postnasal space eucib = european collaborative interspecific backcross eum = examination under microscope eur = europe eur = european euresco = european research conferences eva = etoposide, vinblastine, adriamycin eval = evaluation evap = evaporate evc = ellis van creveld syndrome evc = expiratory vital capacity evd = extraventricular drainage evmac = escalated methotrexate, vinblastine, adriamycin, cisplatin evpl = envoplakin evr = exudative vitreoretinopathy ewa = examination of female genital tract without anesthetic ewb = estrogen withdrawal bleeding ewo = educational welfare officer ews = ewing sarcoma ewsr = ewing sarcoma breakpoint region ex = example ex = exercise ex = exfoliation ex = exsmoker ex = extension exam = examination exc = excision exch = exchange exd = ethyl xanthogen disulfide exp = experiment exp = expired exp lap = exploratory laparotomy expir = expiration ext = extension ext = external ext = extract ext = extremities eydf = erythroid differentiation factor f = fahrenheit f = female f = fertility f = fluorine f = force f = formula f = french f acuminatum = fusarium acuminatum f factor = fertility factor f necrophorum = fusobacterium necrophorum f odoratum = flavobacterium odoratum f&c = fever and chills f&f = fixes and follows f&r = force and rhythm f-n = finger to nose f-u = follow up f/c = fever and chills f/c/s = fever, chills, sweats f/u = follow up fa = fatty acid fa = first aid fa = fluorescence antibody fa = folic acid fa = friedreich ataxia fa = friedreich's ataxia faaf = four alternative auditory feature test fab = french american british cooperative group fac = 5 fluorouracil, adriamycin, cyclophosphamide.