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Medical Abbreviations Letter A

a before
ABGS Arterial Blood Gases
ac,AC Before Meals
AC Air conduction
ACL Anterior cruciate ligament
ACTH Adrenocorticotropic hormone
AD Alzheimer Disease
adlib As Desired
ADD Attention Deficit Disorder
ADH Antidiuretic hormone
ADHD attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
ADL Activities of Daily Living
AGA Appropriate for gestational age
AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency syndrome
AK Above the knee
ALS Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
ALT Alanine aminotransferase
AMD, ARMD Age related macular degeneration
APGAR Activity, Pulse, Grimace, Appearance, and Respiration
aq water
ARDS Acute respiratory distress syndrome
ARF Acute Renal Failure
AS ankylosing spondylitis
ASHD arteriosclerotic heart disease
AST Aspartate aminotransferase
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