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ALS

amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

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CT

computerized tomography

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CVA

cerebrovascular accident

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EEG

electroencephalogram

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EMG

electromyogram

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MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

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PET

positron emission tomography

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ACTH

adrenocorticotrophic hormone

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ADH

antidiuretic hormone

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FBS

fasting blood sugar

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FSH

follicle-stimulating hormone

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GH

growth hormone

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IDDM

insulin dependent diabetes mellitus

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K

potassium

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LH

lutenizing hormone

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Na

sodium

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NIDDM

non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus

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PRH

prolactin releasing hormone

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RAIU

radioactive iodine uptake

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TSH

thyroid stimulating hormone