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CAP

College of American Pathologist

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CDC

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

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CIE

Counter Immunoelectrophoresis

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ERA

Estrogen receptor assay

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FFA

Free fatty acid

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FIA

Fluorescent Immunoassay

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FPIA

Fluorescence Polarization Immunoassay

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GHb

Glycosylated hemoglobin

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G6PD

Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase

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HBA1c

Hemoglobin A1c

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HPL

Human placental lactogen

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HPTLC

High performance thin layer chromatrography

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HRE

High resolution protein electrophoresis

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HVA

Homovanillic Acid

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IDDM

Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

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IEP

Immuno electrophoresis

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IFA

Indirect immunofluorescence assay

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IFE

Immunofixation electrophoresis

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IIF

Indirect immunofluorescence

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IR

infrared

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IRMA

immunoradiometric assay

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ISE

ion-selective electrode

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IU

International Unit(s)

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IV

Intravenous

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KFT

Kidney Function Test

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L/S

Lecithin-Sphingomyelin Ratio

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LD, LDH

Lactate dehydrogenase

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LD50

Lethal dose (median)

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LDL

Low density lipoprotein

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LFT

Liver Function Test

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LH

Luteinizing Hormone

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LIS

Laboratory Information System

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LPS

Lipase

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m

molality

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M

molarity

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meq

milliequivalent

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MS

mass spectrometer

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MSDS

Material Safety Data Sheets

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MSUD

maple syrup urine disease

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NAD

nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, oxidized

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NADH

nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, reduced

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NCCLS

National Committe for Clinical Laboratory Standards

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NFPA

National Fire Protection Association

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NIDDM

Non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus

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NPN

non-protein nitrogen

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NPO

non per orem (nothing by mouth)

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OCPC

orthocresolphthalein complexone

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OD

optical density

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OGTT

oral glucose tolerance test

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17-OHCS

17-hydroxy-corticosteroids

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OSHA

Occupational Safety and Health Act

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PALP

Placental Alkaline Phosphatase

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PAP

Prostatic Acid Phosphatase

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PBG

Phorphobilinogen

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PBI

Protein-bound Iodine

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PCP

Phencyclidine, angel dust

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PCR

Polymerase Chain Reaction

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PETINIA

Particle Enhanced Turbidimetric Inhibition Immunoassay

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PKU

Phenylketonuria

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POCT

Point of care testing

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