Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 21st edition Venes eBook


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  • Published: 2009
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Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 21st edition Venes eBook


Alpha, the first letter of the Greek al- phabet.

A ̊ angstrom unit.
A2 aortic second sound.
a accommodation; ampere; anode; ante-

rior; aqua; area; artery.
a ̄ [L.] ante, before.
a-, an- [Gr., not] Prefix meaning without,

away from, not (a- is usually used before a consonant; an- is usually used before a vowel).

AA, aa achievement age; Alcoholics Anon- ymous; amino acid; arteriae; arteries. aa [Gr. ana, of each] Prescription nota-

tion meaning the stated amount of each of the substances is to be used in com- pounding the prescription.

AAA acne-associated arthritis; American Academy of Allergists; American Am- bulance Association; American Associa- tion of Anatomists.

AAAS American Association for the Ad- vancement of Science.

AABB The professional organization, for- merly known as the American Associa- tion of Blood Banks, whose mission is to promulgate standard practices in im- munohematology.

AACC American Association for Clinical Chemistry.

AACN American Association of Critical- Care Nurses; American Association of Colleges of Nursing.

AAFP American Academy of Family Phy- sicians.

AAHN American Association for the His- tory of Nursing.

AAL anterioraxillaryline.
AAMA American Association of Medical

AAMI Association for the Advancement of

Medical Instrumentation; age-associ-

ated memory impairment.
AAMS Association of Air Medical Ser-

AAMT American Association for Medical

AAN American Academy of Nursing. AANA American Association of Nurse

AANN American Association of Neurosci-

ence Nurses.
AAOHN American Association of Occu-

pational Health Nurses.
AAOS American Academy of Orthopedic

AAP American Academy of Pediatrics;

American Association of Pathologists. AAPA American Academy of Physician

AAPMR American Academy of Physical

Medicine and Rehabilitation.

AARC American Association for Respira- tory Care.

AARP American Association of Retired Persons.

AAS atomic absorption spectroscopy. AASECT American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists. Ab antibody. ab- [L. ab, from] Prefix meaning from, away from, negative, absent.


Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary 21st edition Venes eBook