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Above elbow

AE

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ABGs

arterial blood gases

2

Above knee

AK

3

acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

 

AIDS

3

ac

before meals

4

ACTH

adrenocorticotropin hormone

5

Acute myocardial infarction

AMI

5

ADH

antidiuretic hormone

6

adrenocorticotropin hormone

ACTH

7

adult (or acute) respiratory distress syndrome

ARDS 

8

AE

Above elbow

8

AED

Automated external defibrillator

9

AF

Atrial fibrillation

9

after meals

pc

10

AIDS-related complex

 

ARC

10

AIDS

acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

 

11

AK

Above knee

11

alanine transaminase

ALT

12

ALS

amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

12

alpha

α

13

ALT

alanine transaminase

14

AMI

Acute myocardial infarction

14

amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

ALS

15

ANS

autonomic nervous system

16

Anteroposterior

AP

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antidiuretic hormone

ADH

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AP

Anteroposterior

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ARC

AIDS-related complex

 

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ARDS 

adult (or acute) respiratory distress syndrome

20

arterial blood gases

ABGs