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Medical Terminology 15 & 20 abbreviations

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Ab
antibody
Ag
antigen
ALL
acute lymphoblastic leukemia
AML
acute myelogenous leukemia
baso
basophil
CBC
complete blood count
CML
chronic myologenous leukemia
diff
differential
eosin
eosinophil
ESR
erythrocyte sedimentation rate
Hb, Hgb
hemoglobin
HCT
hematocrit
HDL
high density lipoprotein
LDL
low density lipoprotein
MCH
mean corpuscular hemoglobin
MCHC
mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration
MCV
mean corpuscular volume
mono
monocyte
PMN
polymorphonuclear
polys
polymorphonuclear leukocytes
PTT
partial thromboplastin time
PT
prothrombin time
RBC
red blood cell
TPA
tissue plasminogen activator
VLDL
very low density lipoprotein
WBC
white blood cell
AIDS
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
ddl
dideoxyinosine (drug used to treat AIDS)
HIV
human immunodeficiency virus
Ig
immunoglobulin
KS
Kaposi's sarcoma
ZDV or AZT
zidovudine or azidothymidine (drug used to treat AIDS)
ABO
blood types: A, B, and O
ANA
antinuclear antibodies
AST
aspartate aminotransferase
CIN
cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
CIS
carcinoma in situ
CLL
chronic lymphocytic leukemia
CSF
cerebrospinal fluid
IEP
immunoelectrophoresis
IgG, IgM, IgA, IgE, IgD
immunoglobulin: G, M, A, E, and D
L/S ratio
lecithin/sphingomyelin ratio
MBC
minimum bactericidal concentration
MI
myocardial infarct
MIC
minimum inhibitory concentration
PCV
packed cell volume
Rh
Rh factor in the blood
SBE
serological test for syphilis
VMA
vanillymandelic acid

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