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ACE

angiotensin converting enzyme

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AChE

acetylcholinesterase

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ACTH

adrenocorticotropic hormone

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ADH

anti-diuretic hormone

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ADP

adenodiphosphate

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AFP

alpha fetoprotein

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ALT

alanine aminotransferase

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AMP

adenosine monophosphate

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ANA

anti-nuclear antibody

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ANS

autonomic nervous system

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AST

aspartate aminotransferase

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ATP

adenosine triphosphate

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AV

atrioventricular

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BMR

basal metabolic rate

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BPM

beats per minute

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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cAMP

cyclic adenosine monophosphate

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CAT

choline acetyltransferase

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CBC

complete blood count

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CD4

cluster of differentiation 4

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CD8

cluster of differentiation 8

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CEA

carcinogenic embryonic antigen

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cGMP

guanosine cyclic monophosphate

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CMV

cytomegalovirus

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CN

cranial nerve

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CNS

central nervous system

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CPR

cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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CRP

C-reactive protein

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CSF

cerebrospinal fluid

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DHT

dihydrotestosterone