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AB

universal blood type

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ABO

blood groups (Type A, Type B, Type AB, Type O)

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BCG

tuberculosis vaccine

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BS

blood sugar

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ESR

erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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CA

cancer, carcinoma

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CSF

cerebrospinal fluid

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EBV

Epstein-Barr Virus

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FBG

fasting blood glucose

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GTT

glucose tolerance test

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hCG

human chorionic gonadotropin

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Ig

immunoglobulins

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IM

infectious mononucleosis

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MCH

mean corpuscular hemoglobin

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MCHC

mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration

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MCV

mean corpuscular volume

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O & P

ova and parasites

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pH

potential hydrogen ion concentration

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PKU

phenylketonuria

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PPD

purified protein derivative

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QC

quality control

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RDW

red blood cell distribution width

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SG

specific gravity

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TB

tuberculin

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WBC, wbc

white blood cell, white blood count