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Glossary of med term chapter 11 abb

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ACh
acetylcholine
AD
right ear (aurus dextra)
ADD
attention deficit disorder
ADHD
attention-deficit hyperactiviy disorder
ALS
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
ANS
autonomic nervous system
AS
left ear (aurus sinistra)
ATS
anxiety tension state
CA
chronological age; cancer
CNS
central nervous system
CSF
cerebrospinal fluid
CSM
cerebrospinal meningitis
CT
computed tomography
CVA
cerebrovascular accident, costovertebral angle
DSM
Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders
DT
delerium tremens
DTR
deep tendon reflex
EEG
electroencephalogram
ENT
eat nose and throat
EOM
extraocular movements
ICP
intracranial pressure
KJ
knee jerk
MA
mental age
MMPI
minnesota multiphasic personality inventory
MRI or RI
magnetic resonance imaging
MS
multiple sclerosis
OCD
obesseive - compulsive disorder
PEG
pneumoencephalography
PET
postron emmision tomography
PNS
peripheral nervous system
REM
rapid eye movement
SCI
spinal cord injury
SNS
somatic nervous system
TIA
transient ischemic attack

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