abbreviations endocrine nervous senses

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abbreviations endocrine nervous senses
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  1. ACTH
    adrenocorticotropic hormone
  2. ADH
    antidiuretic hormone (vasopressin)
  3. BMR
    basal metabolic rate
  4. DI (2 meanings)
    • diabetes insipidus
    • digital imaging
  5. DKA
    diabetic ketoacidosis
  6. IDDM
    insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
  7. MSH
    melanocyte-stimulating hormone
  8. NPH
    neutral protamine Hagedorn (insulin)
  9. PRL
    prolactin
  10. PGH
    pituitary growth hormone
  11. PTH
    parathyroid hormone aka parathormone
  12. RAI
    radioactive iodine
  13. RAIU
    radioactive iodine uptake
  14. T3
    triiodothyronine
  15. T4
    thyroxine
  16. TFT
    thyroid function test
  17. AD
    Alzheimer disease
  18. ALS
    amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  19. ANS
    autonomic nervous system
  20. BEAM
    brain electrical activity mapping
  21. ICP
    intracranial pressure
  22. MEG
    • magnetoencephalography
    • magneto encephalo graphy
  23. MRA
    magnetic resonance angiogram
  24. NCV
    nerve conduction velocity
  25. SNS
    sympathetic nervous system
  26. Acc
    accomodation
  27. ARMD, AMD
    age-related macular degeneration
  28. Ast
    astigmatism
  29. D
    diopter (lens strength)
  30. Em
    emmetropia
  31. EOM
    extraocular movement
  32. IOL
    intraocular lens
  33. IOP
    intraocular pressure
  34. mix astig
    mixed astigmatism
  35. OD (2 meanings)
    • right eye
    • Doctor of Optometry
  36. OS
    left eye
  37. OU
    both eyes
  38. SICS
    small incision cataract surgery
  39. ST
    esotropia
  40. VA
    visual acuity
  41. VF
    visual field
  42. XT
    exotropia
  43. AC
    aid conduction
  44. AD
    right ear
  45. AS
    left ear
  46. AU
    both ears
  47. BC
    bone conduction
  48. NIHL
    noise-induced hearing loss
  49. PE tube
    pressure-equalizing tube (placed in the eardrum)

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