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Flashcards in Abrv - Disorders/Diseases Deck (67):
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ADCC

Antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity

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AIDS

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

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ANUG

Acute Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis

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BPH

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (hypertrophy)

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CHD

Congenital heart disease

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CHF

Congestive heart failure

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CML

Chronic myelogenous (granulocytic) leukemia

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COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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CVA

Cerebrovascular accident

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DCIS

Ductal carcinoma in situ

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DVT

Deep vein thrombosis

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Dx

Diagnosis

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EBM

Evidence Based Medicine

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ESRD

End-stage renal disease

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FAP

Familial adenomatous polyposis

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FAS

Fetal alcohol syndrome

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FCC

Familial colorectal cancer

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FFT

Failure to thrive

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GERD

Gastroesophageal reflux disease

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GOO

Gastric outlet obstruction

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GVHD

Graft-versus-host disease

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H & P

History and Physical

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HNPCC

Hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer

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IBD

Inflammatory bowel disease

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IBS(D)

Irritable bowel syndrome (disease)

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IE

Infective endocarditis

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ITP

Immune (Idiopathic) thrombocytopenia purpura

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IUGR

Intrauterine growth restriction (retardation)

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JCML

Juvenile chronic myelogenous (myelomonocytic) leukemia

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JIP

Juvenile intestinal polyp

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JPC

Juvenile polyposis coli

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JPS

Juvenile polyposis syndrome

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MCD

Minimal Change Disease

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MCD

Medullary Cystic Disease

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MCTD

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease

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LVF

Left ventricular failure

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MI

Myocardial Infarction

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MM

Meningomyelocele

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MM

Multiple Myeloma

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MM

Malignant Melanoma

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MND

Motor Neuron Disease

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MMR

Measle, mumps, rubella vaccine

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MPS

Mucopolysacchariosis

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MRD

Minimal Residual Disease

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MS

Multiple Sclerosis

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MSUD

Maple Syrup Urine Disease

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MVP

Mitral Valve Prolapse

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NTD

Neural Tube Defect

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OCPD

Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder

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OBS

Organic Brain Syndrome

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OCD

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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PAT

Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia

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PAD

Peripheral Artery Disease

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PAS

Physician-Assisted Suicide

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PCOS

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

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PCP

Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia

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R/O

rule out

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RA

Rheumatoid arthritis

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RDS

Respiratory distress syndrome

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SARS

Severe acute respiratory syndrome

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SBE

Subacute bacterial endocarditis

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SGA

Small for gestational age

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SSPE

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

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STD

Sexually transmitted disease

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TB

Tuberculosis

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TTP

Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura

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UTI

Urinary tract infection