Abbreviations - C

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  • C - C Celsius centigrade complement
  • C - C certainty factor.
  • c - c clinical.
  • C - C clonidine.
  • C - C cortex.
  • C - C cysteine.
  • C - C cytosine.
  • C - C List.
  • C - C standard clearance.
  • C - C static respiratory compliance.
  • C C sect - C C sect C-section cesarean section. C&C cold and clammy.
  • C&M - C&M cocaine and morphine.
  • C&S - C&S calvarium and scalp.
  • C&S - C&S conjunctiva and sclera.
  • C&S - C&S culture and sensitivity.
  • c(with line over it) - c(with line over it) with.
  • c-ANCA - c-ANCA cytoplasmic antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies.
  • C-C - C-C convexo-concavc.
  • C-L - C-L consultation-liaison (setting).
  • C-section - C-section cesarean section.
  • C-spine - C-spine cervical spine.
  • C/C - C/C chief complaint.
  • C/M - C/M counts per minute.
  • C/O - C/O care of; complains of.
  • C/S - C/S cesarean section.
  • C/S - C/S cycles per second.
  • c/w - c/w compatible with.
  • C/W - C/W continue with.
  • C02 - C02 carbon dioxide.
  • C1 - C7 - C1 - C7 Cervical vertebrae.
  • C4S - C4S chondroitin-4-sulfate.
  • Ca - Ca calcium.
  • CA - CA cancer.
  • CA - CA carbonic anhydrase.
  • CA - CA carcinoma.
  • CA - CA cardiac arrest.
  • CA - CA catchment area.
  • CA - CA Caucasian adult.
  • CA - CA chromosomal aberration.
  • CA - CA chronological age.
  • CA - CA controlled atmospheres.
  • CA - CA cornu Ammonis (Ammon’s horn).
  • CA - CA corpus allatum.
  • CA - CA cytoxan plus adriamycin (treatment regimen).
  • CAA - CAA cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
  • CAA - CAA cytosine-adenine-adenine codon for glutamine.
  • CAB - CAB coronary artery bypass.
  • CABG - CABG coronary artery bypass graft.
  • CAC - CAC cytosine-adenine-cytosine codon for histidine.
  • CACO3 - CACO3 calcium carbonate.
  • CAD - CAD coronary artery disease.
  • CAE - CAE carotid artery endarterectomy.
  • CAF - CAF caffeine.
  • CAF - CAF Caucasian adult female
  • CAF - CAF cell adhesion factor.
  • CAF - CAF chloramphenicol.
  • CAF - CAF chronic atrial fibrillation.
  • CAF - CAF citric acid fermentation.
  • CAF - CAF cyclophosphamide adriamycin and 5-fluorouracil.
  • CAG - CAG cytosine-adenine-guanine codon for glutamine.
  • CAH - CAH chronic active hepatitis.
  • CAI - CAI carbonic anhydrase inhibitor.
  • CALGB - CALGB Cancer and Leukemia Group B (USA).
  • cALL - cALL common ALL.
  • CALLA - CALLA common acute lymphoblastic leukemia antigen.
  • CAM - CAM Caucasian adult male.
  • CAM - CAM Complementary and Alternative Medicine.
  • CAMIS - CAMIS Computer Assisted Minimally Invasive Surgery (Cleveland Clinic Foundation).
  • CAO - CAO chronic airflow obstruction.
  • CAOS - CAOS Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Systems (Hull University).
  • CAP - CAP College of American Pathologists.
  • CAPD - CAPD continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.
  • CAPMR - CAPMR Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
  • caps - caps capsules.
  • Car - Car carbapenem.
  • CAREMIS - CAREMIS Current Agricultural Management Information System.
  • CAS - CAS computer aided surgery (Journal).
  • CaSac - CaSac calcium saccharin.
  • CASIB - CASIB computer-assisted frameless stereotactic interstitial brachytherapy.
  • CAST-6 - CAST-6 Children of Alcoholics Screening Test 6-Item Version.
  • CASTLE - CASTLE carcinoma showing thymus-like differentiation.
  • CAT - CAT cataract.
  • CAT - CAT chloramphenicol avetyltransferase.
  • CAT - CAT coital alignment technique.
  • CAT - CAT computed axial tomography.
  • CATCH - CATCH critically attained threshold of cerebral hypoperfusion.
  • Cath - Cath catheter.
  • CAU - CAU cytosine-adenine-uracil codon for histidine.
  • CAV - CAV cytoxan adriamycin and vincristine.
  • CAVB - CAVB chronic AV block.
  • CAVH - CAVH continuous arterio-venous haemofiltration.
  • CAVHD - CAVHD continuous arterio-venous haemodialysis.
  • CB - CB chest-back.
  • CB - CB chronic bronchitis
  • CB - CB current complaint.
  • CB/CC - CB/CC centroblastic/centrocytic lymphoma.
  • CB3S - CB3S Coxsackie B3 virus susceptibility.
  • CBC - CBC combinatorial chemistry.
  • CBC - CBC complete blood count.
  • CBD - CBD common bile duct.
  • CBD - CBD corticobasal degeneration.
  • CBDS - CBDS corticobasal degeneration syndrome.
  • CBF - CBF cerebral blood flow.
  • CBF - CBF core binding factor (16q22).
  • CBF - CBF coronary blood flow.
  • CBG - CBG cortisol binding globulin.
  • CBGD - CBGD cortical-basal ganglionic degeneration.
  • CBI - CBI continuous bladder irrigation.
  • CBP - CBP colon anastomosis bursting pressure.
  • CBPP - CBPP contagious bovine pleuropneumonia.
  • CBQ - CBQ California Behavior Questionnaire.
  • CBQ - CBQ cellobiose:quinone oxidoreductase.
  • CBQ - CBQ Childbearing Questionnaire.
  • CBQ - CBQ Children’s Behavior Questionnaire.
  • CBQ - CBQ Conflict Behavior Questionnaire.
  • CBR - CBR complete bed rest.
  • CBS - CBS cervicobrachial syndrome
  • CBS - CBS chronic brain syndrome.
  • CBS - CBS clinical behavioral science.
  • CBS - CBS conjugated bile salts.
  • CBS - CBS culture-bound syndrome.
  • CBS - CBS cystathionine beta-synthase.
  • CBT - CBT carotid body tumor.
  • CBT - CBT cognitive behavioral treatment/therapy.
  • CBT - CBT computed body tomography.
  • CBV - CBV capillary blood cell velocity.
  • CBV - CBV catheter balloon valvuloplasty.
  • CBV - CBV central blood volume.
  • CBV - CBV cerebral blood volume.
  • CBV - CBV circulating blood volume.
  • CBV - CBV corrected blood volume.
  • CBV - CBV cortical blood volume.
  • CBV - CBV Coxsackie B virus.
  • CBVD - CBVD cerebrovascular disease.
  • CBW - CBW chemical and biological warfare.
  • CBX - CBX computer-based examination.
  • CBZ - CBZ carbamazepine.
  • CC - CC Caucasian child.
  • CC - CC cc cubic centimeter.
  • CC - CC chief complaint.
  • cc - cc clean catch.
  • CC - CC closed cup.
  • CC - CC closing capacity.
  • CC - CC collagenous colitis.
  • CC - CC colony count.
  • CC - CC colorectal cancer.
  • CC - CC columnar cells.
  • CC - CC commission certified.
  • CC - CC common cold.
  • CC - CC complicating condition.
  • CC - CC compound cathartic.
  • CC - CC computer calculated.
  • cc - cc concave.
  • Cc - Cc concave.
  • CC - CC concordance.
  • CC - CC congenital cardiopathy.
  • CC - CC congenital cataract.
  • CC - CC consumptive coagulopathy.
  • CC - CC contrast cystogram.
  • CC - CC conversion complete.
  • CC - CC coracoclavicular.
  • CC - CC cord compression.
  • CC - CC corpora cardiaca.
  • CC - CC corpus callosum.
  • cc - cc corrected.
  • CC - CC costochondral.
  • CC - CC Coulter counter.
  • CC - CC craniocaudal.
  • CC - CC craniocervical.
  • CC - CC creatinine clearance.
  • CC - CC critical care.
  • CC - CC critical condition.
  • CC - CC Crohn colitis.
  • CC - CC Cronkhite-Canada (syndrome).
  • CC - CC crus cerebri.
  • cc - cc cubic centimeter.
  • CC - CC Current Contents.
  • CC&C - CC&C colony count and culture.
  • CCA - CCA cephalin cholesterol antigen.
  • CCA - CCA chick cell agglutination.
  • CCA - CCA chimpanzee coryza agent.
  • CCA - CCA choriocarcinoma.
  • CCA - CCA circulating cathodic antigen.
  • CCA - CCA circumflex coronary artery.
  • CCA - CCA common carotid artery.
  • CCA - CCA congenital contractural arachnodactyly.
  • CCA - CCA constitutional chromosome abnormality.
  • CCA - CCA Consultative Committee on Agriculture .
  • CCA - CCA cytosine-cytosine-adenine codon for proline.
  • CCAT - CCAT chick cell agglutination test.
  • CCAT - CCAT conglutinating complement absorption test.
  • CCB - CCB calcium channel blocker.
  • CCBV - CCBV central circulating blood volume.
  • CCC - CCC care-cure coordination.
  • CCC - CCC cathodal closure contraction.
  • CCC - CCC chronic calculous cholecystitis.
  • CCC - CCC chronic catarrhal colitis.
  • CCC - CCC comprehensive care clinic.
  • CCC - CCC concurrent care concern.
  • CCC - CCC consecutive case conference.
  • CCC - CCC council on clinical classification.
  • CCC - CCC critical care complex.
  • CCC - CCC cylindrical confronting cistemae.
  • CCC - CCC cytosine-cytosine-cytosine codon for proline.
  • CCCAD - CCCAD The Canadian Consensus Conference on the Assessment of Dementia.
  • CCCC - CCCC centrifugal countercurrent chromatography
  • cccDNA covalently closed circular deoxyribonucleic -
  • cccDNA covalently closed circular deoxyribonucleic acid.
  • CCCE - CCCE cross-cultural cognitive examination.
  • CCCI - CCCI cathodal closure clonus.
  • CCCP - CCCP carbonyl cyanide m-chloro-phenyl-hydrazone.
  • CCCR - CCCR closed chest cardiac resuscitation.
  • CCCS - CCCS Canadian Committee on Cancer Staging.
  • CCCS - CCCS condom catheter collecting system.
  • CCCT - CCCT closed craniocerebral trauma.
  • CCCU - CCCU comprehensive cardiac care unit.
  • CCD - CCD calibration curve data
  • CCD - CCD central core disease.
  • CCD - CCD charge-coupled device.
  • CCD - CCD childhood celiac disease.
  • CCD - CCD cleidocranial dysplasia.
  • CCD - CCD clinical cardiovascular disease.
  • CCD - CCD countercurrent distribution.
  • CCD - CCD cumulative cardiotoxic dose.
  • CCDC - CCDC Canadian Communicable Disease Center.
  • CCDN - CCDN Central Council for District Nursing.
  • CcDNA - CcDNA closed circle deoxyribonucleic acid.
  • CCE - CCE carboline carboxylic acid ester.
  • CCE - CCE chamois contagious ecthyma.
  • CCE - CCE clear-cell endothelioma.
  • CCE - CCE countercurrent electrophoresis.
  • CCE - CCE cyanosis clubbing or edema.
  • CCEHRP - CCEHRP Committee to Coordinate Environmental Health and Related Programs.
  • CCEI - CCEI Crown-Crisp Experimental Index.
  • CCF - CCF cancer coagulation factor.
  • CCF - CCF cardiolipin complement fixation.
  • CCF - CCF carotid-cavernous fistula.
  • CCF - CCF centrifuged culture fluid.
  • CCF - CCF cephalin-cholesterol flocculation.
  • CCF - CCF compound comminuted fracture.
  • CCF - CCF congestive cardiac failure.
  • CCF - CCF crystal-induced chemotactic factor.
  • CCFA - CCFA cefotoxin-cycloserine fructose agar.
  • CCFAS - CCFAS compact colony-forming active substance.
  • CCFE - CCFE cyclophosphamide cisplatin fluorouracil and extramustine.
  • CCFMG - CCFMG Cooperating Committee on Foreign Medical Graduates.
  • CCFPC - CCFPC Certificant member College of Family Physicians of Canada.
  • CCG - CCG Children's Cancer Group (USA).
  • CCG - CCG cholecystogram cholecystography.
  • CCG - CCG clinically coherent group.
  • CCG - CCG cytosine-cytosine-guanine codon for proline.
  • CCGC - CCGC capillary column gas chromotography.
  • CCH - CCH C-cell hyperplasia.
  • CCh - CCh cholinergic agonist carbachol.
  • CCH - CCH chronic chloride hemagglutination.
  • CCH - CCH chronic cholestatic hepatitis.
  • CCH - CCH circumscribed choroidal hemangiomas.
  • CCHA - CCHA Canadian Council on Hospital Accreditation.
  • CCHD - CCHD Chester County Health Department.
  • CCHD - CCHD cyanotic congenital heart disease.
  • CCHE - CCHE Central Council for Health Education.
  • CCHFA - CCHFA Canadian Council on Health Facilities Accreditation.
  • CCHMS - CCHMS Central Committee for Hospital Medical Services.
  • CCHP - CCHP Consumer Choice Health Plan.
  • CCHS - CCHS congenital central hypoventilation syndrome.
  • CCI - CCI Cardiovascular Credentialing International.
  • CCI - CCI cholesterol crystallization inhibitor.
  • CCI - CCI chronic coronary insufficiency.
  • CCI - CCI common client interface.
  • CCI - CCI corrected count increment.
  • CCID50 - CCID50 cell culture infectious dose 50 %.
  • CCK - CCK cholecystokinin.
  • CCK-8 - CCK-8 cholecystokinin octapeptide.
  • CCK-OP - CCK-OP cholecystokinin octapeptide.
  • CCK-PZ - CCK-PZ cholecystokinin-pancreozymin.
  • CCKLI - CCKLI cholecystokinin-like immunoreactivity
  • CCKRB - CCKRB cholecystokinin receptor B.
  • CCL - CCL carcinoma cell line.
  • CCL - CCL certified cell line.
  • CCL - CCL Charcot-Leyden crystal.
  • CCL - CCL continuing care level.
  • CCL - CCL critical carbohydrate level.
  • CCLI - CCLI composite clinical and laboratory index.
  • CCM - CCM cerebrocostomandibular (syndrome).
  • CCM - CCM chemical cleavage of mismatch.
  • CCM - CCM congestive cardiomyopathy.
  • CCM - CCM contextual choice model.
  • CCM - CCM craniocervical malformation.
  • CCM - CCM critical care medicine.
  • CCMC - CCMC Committee on the Costs of Medical Care.
  • CCME - CCME Coordinating Council on Medical Education.
  • CCMS - CCMS cerebrocostomandjbular syndrome.
  • CCMS - CCMS clean catch midstream (urine).
  • CCMS - CCMS clinical care management system.
  • CCMSU - CCMSU clean catch midstream urine.
  • CCMT - CCMT catechol methyltransferase.
  • CCMU - CCMU critical care medical unit.
  • CCN - CCN caudal central nucleus.
  • CCN - CCN community care network.
  • CCN - CCN coronary care nursing.
  • CCN - CCN critical care nursing.
  • CCNHP - CCNHP community college nursing home project.
  • CCNU - CCNU N-(2-chloroethyl)-N’-cyclo-hexyl-N-nitrosourea.
  • CCO - CCO cytochrome C oxidase.
  • CCOT - CCOT cervical compression overloading test.
  • CCPD - CCPD continuous cycling peritoneal dialysis.
  • CCR - CCR continuous complete remission.
  • CCRG - CCRG Children's Cancer Research Group (Oxford UK).
  • CCS - CCS Canadian Cancer Society.
  • CCS - CCS serum corticosterone.
  • CCSC - CCSC Canadian Cardiovascular Society Classification.
  • CCU - CCU coronary/cardiac care unit.
  • CCU - CCU cytosine-cytosine-uracil codon for proline.
  • CD - CD cadaver donor.
  • CD - CD Cadmium (Cd).
  • CD - CD candela (cd).
  • CD - CD canine distemper.
  • CD - CD canine dose.
  • CD - CD carbohydrate dehydratase.
  • CD - CD carbon dioxide.
  • CD - CD cardiac disease.
  • CD - CD cardiac dullness.
  • CD - CD cardiac dysrhythmia.
  • CD - CD cardiovascular disease.
  • CD - CD Carrel-Dakin (fluid).
  • CD - CD Castleman disease.
  • CD - CD caudad caudal.
  • CD - CD caudal (cd or cd).
  • CD - CD cause of death.
  • CD - CD celiac disease.
  • CD - CD cell dissociation.
  • CD - CD cervico dorsal.
  • CD - CD cesarean delivery.
  • CD - CD chemical dependancy.
  • CD - CD circular dichroism.
  • CD - CD cluster of differentiation (eg. CD4 CD8) - full list of CDs.
  • CD - CD coccygeal (cd).
  • CD - CD color doppler.
  • CD - CD combination drug.
  • CD - CD common (bile) duct.
  • CD - CD communicable disease.
  • CD - CD compact disk.
  • CD - CD completely denaturated.
  • CD - CD conceptual design.
  • CD - CD conduct disorder.
  • CD - CD conduction disorder.
  • CD - CD condylion (cd).
  • CD - CD conjugata diagonalis.
  • CD - CD consanguineous donor.
  • CD - CD consent decree.
  • CD - CD contact dermatitis.
  • CD - CD contagious disease.
  • CD - CD control diet.
  • CD - CD controlled drug.
  • CD - CD conventional dialysis.
  • CD - CD convulsive disorder.
  • CD - CD convulsive dose.
  • CD - CD corneal dystrophy.
  • CD - CD Cotrel-Dubousset (rod).
  • CD - CD Crohn disease.
  • CD - CD crossed diagonal.
  • CD - CD curative dose.
  • CD - CD cutdown.
  • CD - CD cystic duct
  • CD138 - CD138 plasma cell membrane receptor.
  • CD138/B-B4 - CD138/B-B4 immunoperoxidase stain using an antibody against CD 138.
  • CDA - CDA congenital dyserythropoietic anemia.
  • CDC - CDC Centers for Disease Control.
  • CDG - CDG Congenital disorders of glycosylation.
  • CDGS - CDGS carbohydrate-deficient glycoprotein syndrome.
  • CDH - CDH congenital dislocation of the hip.
  • CDH - CDH congenital dysplasia of hip.
  • CDI - CDI clean dry intact.
  • Cdiff - Cdiff C-diff Clostridium difficile.
  • CDMS - CDMS clinically definite multiple sclerosis.
  • cDNA - cDNA complementary DNA (a synthetic DNA copied from mRNA).
  • CDO - CDO congenital duodenal obstruction.
  • CDR - CDR Clinical Dementia Rating.
  • CDR - CDR complementarity-determining regions.
  • CDS - CDS cervico-dorsal syndrome.
  • CDT - CDT carbohydrate-deficient transferrin.
  • CE - CE carboxylesterases.
  • CE - CE chloracetate esterase.
  • CE - CE european conformity.
  • CE angle (radiograph) - CE angle (radiograph) center-edge angle.
  • CEA - CEA carcinoembryonic antigen.
  • CEC - CEC chloroethylclonidine.
  • CEF - CEF cytoxan plus epirubicin plus 5.
  • Ceff - Ceff effective compliance; bedside method of monitoring the effectiveness of PEEP; equal with VT(tidal volume)/peak air pressure should be greater than 50 cm3/cmH2O.
  • CENELEC - CENELEC European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization.
  • CERAD - CERAD Consortium to Establish a Registry for Alzheimer’s Disease.
  • Cervical dil. - Cervical dil. cervical dilation.
  • CEZ - CEZ cefazolin.
  • CF - CF Clofibrate.
  • CF - CF compare refer to.
  • CF - CF complement fixation.
  • CF - CF cystic fibrosis.
  • CFAE - CFAE ceftiofur free acid equivalent.
  • CFC - CFC colony-forming cells.
  • CFCOT - CFCOT College Francais des Chirurgiens Orthopedistes et Traumatologues.
  • CFDI - CFDI colour-flow duplex imaging.
  • CFIDS - CFIDS Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome.
  • CFM - CFM continuous electronic fetal monitoring.
  • CFNS - CFNS chills fever night sweats.
  • CFP - CFP call for papers.
  • CFPC - CFPC College of Family Physicians of Canada.
  • CFS - CFS Chronic Fatigue (and Immune Dysfunction) Syndrome.
  • CFS/ME - CFS/ME chronic fatigue syndrome (often called myalgic encephalomyelitis especially in the UK).
  • CFTR - CFTR cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator.
  • CFU - CFU colony forming units.
  • CFU-GEMM - CFU-GEMM colony-forming units generating granulocytes erythroblasts macrophages and megakaryiocytes.
  • CFU-S - CFU-S spleen colony-forming units.
  • CFUc - CFUc colony-forming unit cells.
  • cg - cg centigram.
  • CG - CG chorionic gonadotropin.
  • CgA - CgA chromogranin A.
  • CGA - CGA compressed gas association.
  • CGA - CGA Contact Guard Assist (physical therapy).
  • CGA - CGA cytosine-guanine-adenine codon for arginine.
  • CGC - CGC cytosine-guanine-cytosine codon for arginine.
  • CGCGGATC - CGCGGATC Oct motif.
  • CGD - CGD chronic granulomatous disease.
  • CGG - CGG cytosine-guanine-guanine codon for arginine.
  • CGH - CGH comparative genomic hybridization - cytogenetics method.
  • CGL - CGL chronic granulocytic leukemia (previous name for CML).
  • CGN - CGN crescentic glomerulonephritis.
  • CGRP - CGRP calcitonin gene-related peptide.
  • CGU - CGU cytosine-guanine-uracil codon for arginine.
  • cGy - cGy centi Gray (unit of radiation).
  • CH - CH characteristic.
  • CH - CH chest.
  • CH - CH chief.
  • CH - CH chronic.
  • CH - CH crown-heel.
  • ch. br. syn. - ch. br. syn. chronic brain syndrome.
  • CH50 - CH50 total functional hemolytic complement.
  • CHA - CHA calcium hydroxyapatite.
  • CHA - CHA congenital hypoplastic anemia.
  • cHA - cHA coralline hydroxyapatite.
  • CHD - CHD congenital dislocation of the hip.
  • CHD - CHD congenital heart disease
  • CHD - CHD coronary heart disease.
  • ChE - ChE cholinesterases.
  • chemo - chemo chemotherapy.
  • CHF - CHF congestive heart failure.
  • CHG - CHG change.
  • CHI - CHI closed head injury.
  • CHILD syndrome - CHILD syndrome congenital hemidysplasia with ichthyosiform erythrodermal and limb defects.
  • CHL - CHL classical Hodgkin lymphoma.
  • ChlVPP - ChlVPP chlorambucil vinblastine procarbazine and prednisone.
  • CHOL - CHOL serum cholesterol.
  • CHR - CHR chronic.
  • CHR - CHR chronological.
  • CHS - CHS calvarial hyperostotic syndrome.
  • CHS - CHS Chediak-Higashi syndrome.
  • CHS - CHS customized headholder system.
  • CHS1 - CHS1 Chediak Higashi syndrome gene located on chromosome 1 (1q42-44).
  • CHT - CHT classical heart transplantation.
  • CI - CI cardiac index (cardiac output divided by the patient's body surface area); normal 2.8-4.2 L/min/m2.
  • CI - CI cardiac insufficiency.
  • CI - CI cerebral infarction.
  • CI - CI confidence interval.
  • CIA - CIA collagen-induced arthritis.
  • CIBIC-Plus - CIBIC-Plus Clinician’s Interview Based Impression of Change Plus Caregiver Input.
  • CIC - CIC circulating immune complexes.
  • CIC - CIC crisis intervention clinic.
  • CICU - CICU cardiac intensive care unit.
  • CID - CID carpal instability dissociative.
  • CID - CID collision-induced dissociation.
  • CIDA - CIDA Canadian International Development Agency.
  • CIDP - CIDP chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy.
  • CIG - CIG cigarette consumption.
  • cig - cig cigarette.
  • CIG - CIG cold insoluble globulin.
  • CIG - CIG cryosurgical iceball gauge.
  • cIg - cIg cytoplasmic immunoglobulin.
  • cIgM - cIgM cytoplasmic immunoglobulin M.
  • CIK - CIK cytokine induced-killer cells.
  • CIMF - CIMF chronic idiopathic myelofibrosis.
  • CIMMYT - CIMMYT International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center.
  • CIN - CIN cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (grades I II III).
  • CIND - CIND carpal instability non-dissociative.
  • CIP - CIP clinical investigation plan.
  • CIP - CIP International Foot and Ankle Society.
  • CIRC - CIRC circulation.
  • CIRC - CIRC circumference.
  • CIS - CIS carcinoma in situ.
  • cis-DDP - cis-DDP cis-diamminedichloroplatinum.
  • CISH - CISH chromosomal in situ hybridization.
  • CJD - CJD Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.
  • CJF - CJF carotid-jugular fistula.
  • CK - CK check.
  • CK - CK creatine kinase.
  • CK - CK cytokeratin.
  • CK 1-8 - CK 1-8 neutral to basic cytokeratin.
  • CK 18 - CK 18 cytokeratin found in hepatocyte renal tubular cell ductular epithelia mesothelia
  • CK 9-20 - CK 9-20 acidic cytokeratin.
  • CKD - CKD result checked.
  • CKI - CKI casein kinase I.
  • CKMB - CKMB creatine kinase muscle band.
  • CKS - CKS classic Kaposi sarcoma.
  • CL - CL capillary lumen.
  • CL - CL cardiolipin.
  • CL - CL cell line.
  • cl - cl centiliter.
  • CL - CL centralis lateralis.
  • CL - CL chemiluminescence.
  • CL - CL chest and left arm (lead in electrocardiography).
  • Cl - Cl chloride.
  • Cl - Cl chlorine.
  • CL - CL cholelithiasis.
  • CL - CL cholesterol-lecithin.
  • CL - CL chronic leukemia.
  • CL - CL cirrhosis of liver.
  • cl - cl clarified.
  • Cl - Cl clavicle.
  • CL - CL clavicle.
  • cl - cl clean.
  • CL - CL clean.
  • CL - CL clear liquid.
  • cl - cl clear.
  • Cl - Cl clear.
  • CL - CL clearance.
  • CL - CL cleft lip.
  • cl - cl cleft.
  • cl - cl clinic clinical.
  • Cl - Cl clinic.
  • CL - CL clinical laboratory.
  • CL - CL clomipramine.
  • cl - cl clonus.
  • CL - CL closed.
  • Cl - Cl Clostridium.
  • Cl - Cl closure.
  • cl - cl clotting.
  • cl - cl cloudy.
  • Cl - Cl colistin.
  • CL - CL complex loading.
  • CL - CL confidence limit or level.
  • CL - CL constant domain of L chain.
  • CL - CL contact lens.
  • CL - CL corpus luteum.
  • CL - CL corrected (echo long axis) length.
  • CL - CL cricoid lamina.
  • CL - CL criterion level.
  • CL - CL critical list.
  • CL - CL cycle length.
  • CL - CL cytotoxic lymphocyte.
  • CL - CL lung compliance.
  • CL VOID - CL VOID clean voided specimen (urine).
  • CL(P) - CL(P) cleft lip without cleft palate.
  • CL-ABE - CL-ABE chemiluminescence avidin-biotin enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.
  • CL-IVR - CL-IVR cycle length of the idioventricular rhythm.
  • CL/CP - CL/CP cleft lip/cleft palate.
  • CL/CP - CL/CP cleft lip/cleft palate.
  • CL/P cleft lip with or without cleft palate. - CL/P cleft lip with or without cleft palate.
  • CLA - CLA cerebellar ataxia.
  • CLA - CLA Certified Laboratory Assistant.
  • CLA - CLA cervicolinguoaxial.
  • CLA - CLA contralateral local anesthesia.
  • CLA - CLA cutaneous lymphocyte antigen.
  • CLA - CLA cyclic lysine anhydride.
  • ClAc - ClAc chloroacetyl.
  • CLAH - CLAH congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia.
  • Clam - Clam cervical laminectomy.
  • CLAS - CLAS congenital localized absence of skin.
  • class - class classif classification.
  • clav - clav clavicle.
  • CLB - CLB chlorambucil.
  • CLB - CLB curvilinear body.
  • CLBBB - CLBBB complete left bundle branch block.
  • CLBP - CLBP chronic low back pain.
  • CLC - CLC Charcot-Leyden crystal.
  • CLC - CLC Clerc-Levy-Critesco (syndrome).
  • CLCD - CLCD cleidocranial dysostosis.
  • CLCN - CLCN chloride channel.
  • CLCP - CLCP chymotrypsin-like cationic protein.
  • CLCS - CLCS colchicine sensitivity.
  • CLD - CLD chloride diarrhea.
  • CLD - CLD chronic liver disease.
  • CLD - CLD chronic lung disease.
  • CLD - CLD congenital limb deficiency.
  • CLD - CLD crystal ligand field.
  • CLDH - CLDH choline dehydrogenase.
  • CLDP - CLDP Commercial Law Development Program.
  • Cldy - Cldy cloudy.
  • CLE - CLE centrilobular emphysema.
  • CLE - CLE continuous lumbar epidural (anesthesia).
  • CLED - CLED cystine-lactose-electrolyte-deficient (agar).
  • CLF - CLF calcification of ligamentum flavum.
  • CLF - CLF cardiolipin fluorescent (antibody).
  • CLF - CLF ceroid lipofuscinosis.
  • CLF - CLF cholesterol-lecithin flocculation.
  • CLH - CLH chronic lobular hepatitis.
  • CLH - CLH cleft limb-heart (syndrome).
  • CLH - CLH corpus luteum hormone.
  • CLH - CLH cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia.
  • CLI - CLI complement lysis inhibitor.
  • CLI - CLI corpus luteum insufficiency.
  • CLIA - CLIA Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act.
  • CLIF - CLIF cloning inhibitory factor.
  • CLIF - CLIF Crithidia luciliae immunofluorescence.
  • clin - clin clinic clinical.
  • CLINPROT - CLINPROT Clinical Cancer Protocols.
  • CLIP - CLIP capitolunate instability pattern.
  • CLIP - CLIP corticotropin-like intermediate lobe peptide.
  • CLL - CLL cholesterol-lowering lipid.
  • CLL - CLL chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
  • CLL - CLL cow lung lavage.
  • CLL/SLL - CLL/SLL chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma.
  • CLMA - CLMA Clinical Laboratory Management Association.
  • CLMF - CLMF cytotoxic lymphocyte maturation factor.
  • CLML - CLML Current List of Medical Literature.
  • CLMV - CLMV cauliflower mosaic virus.
  • clo - clo "clothing"—a unit of thermal insulation.
  • CLO - CLO cod liver oil.
  • CLOF - CLOF clofibrate.
  • CLON - CLON clonidine.
  • Clon - Clon Clonorchis.
  • Clostr - Clostr Clostridium.
  • CLP - CLP chymotrypsin-like protein.
  • CLP - CLP cleft lip with cleft palate.
  • ClP - ClP clinical pathology.
  • CLP - CLP paced cycle length.
  • CLS - CLS café-au-lait spot.
  • CLS - CLS Clinical Laboratory Scientist.
  • CLS - CLS Coffin-Lowry syndrome.
  • CLS - CLS Cornelia de Lange syndrome.
  • CLSE - CLSE calf lung surfactant extract.
  • CLSH - CLSH corpus luteum stimulating hormone.
  • CLSL - CLSL chronic lymphosarcoma (cell) leukemia.
  • CLSM - CLSM confocal laser scanning microscopy.
  • CLT - CLT Certified Laboratory Technician.
  • CLT - CLT chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis.
  • CLT - CLT Clinical Laboratory Technician.
  • CLT - CLT clot lysis time.
  • CLT - CLT clotting time.
  • CLT - CLT lung-thorax compliance.
  • CLT(NCA) - CLT(NCA) Laboratory Technician Certified by the National Certification Agency for Medical Laboratory Personnel.
  • CLTB - CLTB total body clearance.
  • CLU - CLU clusterin.
  • CLV - CLV cassava latent virus.
  • CLV - CLV constant linear velocity.
  • CLZ - CLZ clozapine.
  • CM - CM California mastitis (test).
  • CM - CM calmodulin
  • CM - CM capreomycin
  • CM - CM CarboMedics (heart valves).
  • CM - CM carboxymethyl
  • CM - CM cardiac murmur
  • CM - CM cardiac muscle
  • CM - CM cardiomyopathy
  • CM - CM carpometacarpal
  • CM - CM castrated male
  • CM - CM Caucasian male
  • CM - CM cause of death (form Latin causa mortis)
  • CM - CM cavernous malformation
  • CM - CM cell membrane
  • CM - CM center of mass
  • cM - cM centi -morgan.
  • cm - cm centimeter - 0.01 meters.
  • CM - CM centrum medianum.
  • CM - CM cerebral malaria
  • CM - CM cerebral mantle
  • CM - CM cervical mucosa or mucus
  • CM - CM Chick-Martin (coefficient)
  • CM - CM chloroquinemepacrine
  • CM - CM chondromalacia
  • CM - CM chopped meat (medium)
  • CM - CM circular muscle
  • CM - CM circulating monocyte
  • CM - CM circumferential measurement
  • CM - CM clindamycin
  • CM - CM clinical medicine
  • CM - CM clinical modification
  • CM - CM coccidioidal meningitis
  • CM - CM cochlear microphonic
  • CM - CM codling moth.
  • CM - CM combined modality
  • CM - CM common migraine
  • CM - CM complete medium
  • CM - CM complications
  • CM - CM condition median
  • CM - CM conditioned medium
  • CM - CM congenital malformation
  • CM - CM congestive myocardiopathy
  • CM - CM continuous murmur
  • CM - CM contrast medium
  • CM - CM copulatory mechanism
  • CM - CM costal margin
  • CM - CM cow’s milk
  • Cm - Cm curium.
  • CM - CM cytometry
  • CM - CM cytoplasmic membrane
  • CM - CM Master of Surgery (from Latin Chirurgiae Magister)
  • Cm - Cm maximum clearance.
  • Cm - Cm minimal concentration.
  • CM - CM narrow-diameter endosseous screw implant (form French crete manche).
  • cm2 - cm2 square centimeter.
  • cm3 - cm3 cubic centimeter.
  • CMA - CMA Canadian Medical Association.
  • CMA - CMA Certified Medical Assistant.
  • CMA - CMA chronic metabolic acidosis.
  • CMA - CMA cow’s milk allergy.
  • CMA - CMA cultured macrophages.
  • CMAP - CMAP compound muscle (or motor) action potential.
  • CMAR - CMAR cell matrix adhesion regulator.
  • Cmax - Cmax Cmax maximum concentration.
  • CMB - CMB carbolic methylene blue.
  • CMB - CMB Central Midwives’ Board.
  • CMB - CMB chloromercuribenzoate.
  • CMBES - CMBES Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society.
  • CMC - CMC carboxymethylcellulose.
  • CMC - CMC care management continuity.
  • CMC - CMC carpometacarpal.
  • CMC - CMC cell-mediated cytolysis or cytotoxicity.
  • CMC - CMC chloramphenicol.
  • CMC - CMC chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis.
  • CMC - CMC critical micellar concentration.
  • CMCC - CMCC chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis.
  • CMCJ - CMCJ carpometacarpal joint.
  • CMCt - CMCt care management continuity across settings.
  • CMD - CMD campomelic dysplasia.
  • CMD - CMD camptomelic dwarfism.
  • CMD - CMD cartilage matrix deficiency.
  • CMD - CMD chief medical director.
  • CMD - CMD childhood muscular dystrophy.
  • CMD - CMD chronic myeloproliferative disease.
  • CMD - CMD comparative mean dose.
  • CMD - CMD congenital muscular dystrophy.
  • CMD - CMD count median diameter.
  • cmDNA - cmDNA cytoplasmic membrane-associated deoxyribonucleic acid.
  • CME - CME continuing medical education (American Medical Association On-Line CME Locator).
  • CMET - CMET central mucoepidermoid tumor of the jaws.
  • CMF - CMF cyclophosphamide methotrexate and 5-fluorouracil.
  • CMF - CMF cytoxan methotrexate and 5-fluorouracil.
  • CMF/VP - CMF/VP cyclophosphamide methotrexate 5-fluorouracil vincristine
  • CMH - CMH Cochran-Mantel-Haenszel test.
  • CMHC - CMHC community mental health centers.
  • CMI - CMI combined mechanical injury.
  • CML - CML chronic myelogenous leukemia.
  • CMML - CMML chronic myelomonocytic leukemia.
  • CMO - CMO centric relation occlusion.
  • CMO - CMO Chief Medical Officer (UK).
  • CMP - CMP cardiomyopathy.
  • CMQ - CMQ Collège des médecins du Québec.
  • CMR - CMR clinical materials requisition.
  • CMS - CMS circulation motion sensation.
  • CMT - CMT Charcot-Marie-Tooth (International).
  • CMT - CMT combined modality therapy.
  • CMT1A - CMT1A Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1A.
  • CMV - CMV cisplatin-methotrexate-vinblastine.
  • CMV - CMV control medical ventilation.
  • CMV - CMV cytomegalovirus.
  • CMVIG - CMVIG cytomegalo virus immune globulin.
  • CN - CN cranial nerve.
  • CN (2-12) - CN (2-12) cranial nerves (2 to 12).
  • CNB - CNB cannabinoids.
  • CNL - CNL chronic neutrophilic leukemia.
  • CNL - CNL constant neutral loss (scanning).
  • CNPA - CNPA chronic necrotizing pulmonary aspergillosis. and respiratory epithelia.
  • CNR - CNR contrast-to-noise ratio.
  • CNS - CNS central nervous system.
  • CNTF - CNTF ciliary neurotrophic factor.
  • cNTS - cNTS caudal region of nucleus tractus solitarius.
  • CNU-TNM - CNU-TNM Comite Nacional Uruguayo TNM.
  • CNV - CNV cranial nerve number 5.
  • CNX - CNX cranial nerve number 10.
  • CO - CO carbon monoxide.
  • CO - CO cardiac output.
  • CO - CO check out.
  • CO - CO childhood-onset.
  • Co - Co cobalt.
  • CO-GHD - CO-GHD childhood-onset growth hormone deficiency.
  • COA - COA California Orthopaedic Association.
  • COA - COA Canadian Orthopaedic Association (Canadian Medical Association Affiliates).
  • COA - COA condition on admission.
  • COAD - COAD chronic obstructive airways disease.
  • COAG - COAG coagulation.
  • COD - COD cause of death.
  • COD - COD condition on discharge.
  • COGME - COGME Council on Graduate Medical Education.
  • COLD - COLD chronic obstructive lung disease.
  • COMP - COMP compound.
  • COMSS - COMSS Council of Musculoskeletal Specialty Societies (also: AAOS Specialty Societies).
  • COMT - COMT catechol-O-methyltransferase.
  • Con A - Con A concavalin A.
  • Cong. fail. - Cong. fail. congestive failure.
  • CONs - CONs normal controls.
  • Cons. - Cons. consultant.
  • COOMR - COOMR Center for Orthopaedic Oncology and Musculoskeletal Research.
  • COP - COP center of pressure.
  • COPA - COPA Certified Orthotic and Prosthetic Advocates.
  • COPD - COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • COPE - COPE chronic obstructive pulmonary emphysema.
  • COPE Calendar of Premenstrual Experiences (scale).
  • COR - COR Center for Orthopaedic Research.
  • CORF - CORF Carolina Orthopaedic Research Foundation.
  • CORR - CORR Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research (Journal).
  • COS - COS Canadian Oncology Society.
  • COS - COS Clinical Orthopaedic Society (AAOS Related Organizations).
  • COS - COS Colorado Orthopaedic Society.
  • COSTA test - COSTA test compost stabilization test.
  • COVD - COVD College of Optometrists in Vision Development.
  • COVD - COVD College of Optometrists in Vision Development.
  • COX - COX cytochrome c oxidase.
  • COX-II - COX-II cyclooxygenase-II.
  • CP - CP capsid protein.
  • CP - CP cerebral palsy.
  • CP - CP chest pain.
  • CP - CP coat protein.
  • CP2D-A - CP2D-A citrate-phosphate-double-dextrose adenine.
  • CPAP - CPAP continuous positive airway pressure.
  • CPB - CPB cardiopulmonary bypass.
  • CPB - CPB competitive protein binding.
  • CPC - CPC clinicopathological correlation.
  • CPD - CPD cephalopelvic disproportion.
  • CPD - CPD chronic peritoneal dialysis.
  • CPD - CPD citrate-phosphate-dextrose.
  • CPE - CPE chronic pulmonary emphysema.
  • CPE - CPE complete physical examination.
  • CPE - CPE cytopathic effect.
  • CPHL - CPHL Central Public Health Laboratory.
  • CPK - CPK creatine phosphokinase.
  • CPM - CPM central pontine myelinolysis.
  • CPM - CPM clinical project manager.
  • CPM - CPM continuous passive motion machine (center for orthopaedics and sports medicine).
  • CPM - CPM counts per minute.
  • CPM - CPM cyclophosphamide.
  • CPMA - CPMA California Podiatric Medical Association.
  • CPMS - CPMS chronic progressive multiple sclerosis.
  • CPPD - CPPD calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate.
  • CPR - CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • CPR - CPR checks with previous results.
  • CPR - CPR Contraceptive Prevalence Rate.
  • CPR - CPR C-reactive protein.
  • CPS - CPS Children's Protective Services.
  • CPT - CPT Current Procedural Terminology.
  • CPV-2 - CPV-2 parvovirus-2.
  • CPX - CPX complete physical examination.
  • CPZ - CPZ cefoperazone.
  • CPZ - CPZ Chlorpromazine (Thorazine).
  • CR - CR chest radiogram.
  • CR - CR clinical records.
  • CR - CR closed reduction.
  • CR - CR complete remission/complete response.
  • CR - CR conditioned reflex.
  • CR - CR crown-rump.
  • CR (1 - CR (12 and 3) leukocyte complement receptors.
  • CR&C - CR&C closed reduction and cast.
  • CRA - CRA Clinical Research Associate.
  • Crani - Crani cranial (toward the head or proximal).
  • Crani - Crani cranial (with reference to the cranium).
  • CRC - CRC Cancer Research Campaign (UK).
  • CRC - CRC colorectal carcinoma.
  • CreA - CreA (the transcriptional repressor mediating) carbon catabolite repression in Aspergillus nidulans.
  • Crea - Crea creatinine.
  • CREST - CREST calcinosis Raynaud's phenomenon esophageal dysmotility sclerodactyly
  • CRF - CRF case report form.
  • CRF - CRF case report forms.
  • CRF - CRF chronic renal failure.
  • CRF - CRF corticotropin-releasing factor or hormone.
  • CRI - CRI chronic renal insufficiency.
  • CRIS - CRIS controlled-release infusion system.
  • CRIT - CRIT critical hematocrit.
  • CRLs - CRLs cervical root lesions.
  • CRNA - CRNA certified registered nurse anesthetist.
  • CRO - CRO cathode ray oscilloscope.
  • CRO - CRO clinical research organizations.
  • CRO - CRO Contract Research Organization.
  • CROM - CROM cervical range of motion.
  • CROM - CROM cervical range of motion.
  • CROME - CROME congenital cataracts-epileptic fits-mental retardation (syndrome).
  • CROS - CROS contralateral routing of signals (hearing aid).
  • CRP - CRP chronic relapsing pancreatitis.
  • CRP - CRP corneal-retinal potential.
  • CRP - CRP coronary rehabilitation program.
  • CRP - CRP C-reactive protein.
  • CrP - CrP creatine phosphate.
  • CRP - CRP cross-reacting protein.
  • CRP - CRP cyclic AMP receptor protein.
  • CRPA - CRPA C-reactive protein antiserum.
  • CRPD - CRPD chronic restrictive pulmonary disease.
  • CRPF - CRPF chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum.
  • CRPF - CRPF closed reduction and percutaneous fixation.
  • CRPF - CRPF contralateral renal plasma flow.
  • CRPS - CRPS complex regional pain syndrome (type I and II).
  • CRRN - CRRN certified rehabilitation registered nurse.
  • CrRT - CrRT cranial radiotherapy.
  • CRS - CRS Carroll rating scale for depression.
  • CRS - CRS catheter-related sepsis.
  • CRS - CRS caudal regression syndrome.
  • CRS - CRS cervical spine radiography.
  • CRS - CRS Chinese restaurant syndrome.
  • CRS - CRS colon and rectum surgery.
  • CRS - CRS compliance of the respiratory system.
  • CRS - CRS congenital rubella syndrome.
  • CRS - CRS craniosynostosis.
  • CRS - CRS cryptidin-related sequence.
  • CRSM - CRSM cherry red spot myoclonus.
  • CRSP - CRSP comprehensive renal scintillation procedure.
  • CRST - CRST calcinosis Raynaud phenomenon sclerodactyly telangiectasia (syndrome).
  • CRT - CRT cadaveric renal transplant.
  • CRT - CRT capillary refill time.
  • CRT - CRT cardiac resuscitation team.
  • CRT - CRT cathode-ray tube.
  • CRT - CRT Certified Record Techniques.
  • CRT - CRT certified.
  • CRT - CRT choice reaction time.
  • CRT - CRT chromium release test.
  • CRT - CRT complex reaction time.
  • CRT - CRT computerized renal tomography.
  • CRT - CRT copper reduction test.
  • CRT - CRT corrected retention time.
  • CRT - CRT corrected.
  • CRT - CRT cortisone resistant thymocyte.
  • CRT - CRT cranial radiation therapy.
  • crt - crt hematocrit.
  • CRTM - CRTM cartilage matrix protein.
  • CRTP - CRTP Consciousness Research and Training Project.
  • CRTT - CRTT Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician.
  • CRU - CRU cardiac rehabilitation unit.
  • CRU - CRU clinical research unit.
  • CRV - CRV central retinal vein.
  • CRVF - CRVF congestive right ventricular failure.
  • CRVO - CRVO central retinal vein occlusion.
  • CRYG - CRYG gamma crystallin gene.
  • CRYM - CRYM crystallin MU.
  • cryo - cryo cryogenic.
  • cryo - cryo cryoglobulin.
  • cryo - cryo cryoprecipitate.
  • cryo - cryo cryosurgery.
  • cryo - cryo cryotherapy.
  • Cryoppt - Cryoppt cryoprecipitate.
  • crys - crys cryst crystal crystaline.
  • CS - CS calf serum.
  • CS - CS campomelic syndrome.
  • CS - CS carcinoid syndrome.
  • CS - CS cardiogenic shock.
  • CS - CS caries-susceptible.
  • CS - CS carotid sheath.
  • CS - CS carotid sinus.
  • Cs - Cs case.
  • CS - CS cat scratch.
  • CS - CS celiac sprue.
  • Cs - Cs cell surface.
  • cS - cS centistoke.
  • CS - CS central service.
  • CS - CS central supply.
  • CS - CS cerebral scintigraphy.
  • CS - CS cerebrospinal.
  • CS - CS cervical spine.
  • CS - CS cervical stimulation.
  • CS - CS cesarean section.
  • Cs - Cs cesium.
  • CS - CS chest strap.
  • CS - CS chief of staff.
  • CS - CS cholesterol stone.
  • CS - CS chondroitin sulfate.
  • CS - CS chorionic somatomammotropin.
  • cs - cs chromosome.
  • CS - CS chronic schizophrenia.
  • CS - CS cigarette smoker.
  • CS - CS citrate synthase.
  • CS - CS climacteric syndrome.
  • CS - CS clinic scheduling.
  • CS - CS clinical laboratory scientist.
  • CS - CS clinical stage.
  • CS - CS clinical status.
  • CS - CS Cockayne syndrome.
  • CS - CS complete stroke.
  • CS - CS compression syndrome.
  • CS - CS concentrated strength.
  • CS - CS conditioned stimulus.
  • CS - CS congenital syphilis.
  • CS - CS conjunctival secretion.
  • CS - CS conscious sedation.
  • CS - CS conscious consciousness.
  • cs - cs consciousness.
  • CS - CS conservative surgery.
  • CS - CS constant spring.
  • CS - CS contact sensitivity.
  • CS - CS continue same.
  • CS - CS contrast sensitivity (test).
  • CS - CS control serum.
  • CS - CS convalescence convalescent.
  • CS - CS coronary sclerosis.
  • CS - CS coronary sinus.
  • CS - CS corpus striatum.
  • CS - CS corticoid-sensitive.
  • CS - CS corticosteroid.
  • CS - CS crush syndrome.
  • CS - CS c-section cesarean section.
  • CS - CS current smoker.
  • CS - CS current strength.
  • CS - CS Cushing syndrome.
  • CS - CS cycloserine.
  • CS - CS cyclosporine.
  • Cs - Cs cyclosporine.
  • CS - CS IV clinical stage 4.
  • CS-F - CS-F colony-stimulating factor.
  • CSA - CSA Canadian Standards Association.
  • CSA - CSA canavaninosuccinic acid.
  • CSA - CSA carbonyl salicylamide.
  • CSA - CSA cell surface antigen.
  • CSA - CSA chemical shift anisotropy.
  • CSA - CSA chondroitin sulfate A. and prednisone.
  • CSA - CSA chorionic somatomammotropin A.
  • CSA - CSA colony-stimulating activity.
  • CSA - CSA compressed spectral assay.
  • CSA - CSA computerized spectral analysis.
  • CSA - CSA Controlled Substances Act.
  • CSA - CSA cross section area.
  • CSA - CSA cyclosporine A.
  • CsA - CsA cyclosporine A.
  • CSAA - CSAA Child Study Association of America.
  • CSAD - CSAD corporate services administration department.
  • CSAT - CSAT center for substance abuse treatment.
  • CSAVP - CSAVP cerebral subarachnoid venous pressure.
  • CSB - CSB Canadian Society for Biomechanics (Société Canadienne de Biomécanique).
  • csb - csb chromosome break.
  • CSB - CSB congenital short bowel.
  • CSB - CSB contaminated small bowel.
  • CSB - CSB craniosynostosis Boston type.
  • CSBF - CSBF coronary sinus blood flow.
  • CSBS - CSBS contaminated small bowel syndrome.
  • CSC - CSC blow on blow (administration of small amounts of drugs at short intervals) (Fr.coup sur coup).
  • CSC - CSC collagen sponge contraceptive.
  • CSC - CSC corticostriatocerebellar.
  • CSC - CSC cryogenic storage container.
  • CSCC - CSCC cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma.
  • CSCD - CSCD Center for Sickle Cell Disease.
  • CSCI - CSCI corticosterone side-chain isomerase.
  • CSCR - CSCR Central Society for Clinical Research.
  • CSCV - CSCV critical serum chemistry value.
  • CSD - CSD carotid sinus denervation.
  • CSD - CSD cat scratch disease.
  • CSD - CSD combined system disease.
  • CSD - CSD conditionally streptomycin dependent.
  • CSD - CSD conduction system disease.
  • CSD - CSD cortical spreading depression.
  • CSD - CSD craniospinal defect.
  • CSD - CSD critical stimulus duration.
  • CSDB - CSDB cat scratch disease bacillus.
  • CSDMS - CSDMS Canadian Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers.
  • CSE - CSE clinical-symptom self-evaluation (questionnaire).
  • CSE - CSE cone-shaped epiphysis.
  • CSE - CSE conventional spin-echo.
  • CSE - CSE cross-sectional echocardiography.
  • CSEP - CSEP cortical somatosensory evoked potential.
  • CSER - CSER cortical somatosensory evoked response.
  • CSF - CSF cancer family syndrome.
  • CSF - CSF cerebrospinal fluid.
  • CSF - CSF classical swine fever.
  • CSF - CSF cold stability factor.
  • CSF - CSF colony-stimulating factor.
  • CSF - CSF coronary sinus flow.
  • CSF-WR - CSF-WR cerebrospinal fluid-Wassermann reaction.
  • CSFH - CSFH cerebrospinal fluid hypotension.
  • CSFP - CSFP cerebrospinal fluid pressure.
  • CSFR - CSFR colony-stimulating factor receptor.
  • CSFV - CSFV cerebrospinal fluid volume.
  • CSG - CSG cholecystography cholecystogram.
  • csg - csg chromosome gap.
  • CSGBI - CSGBI Cardiac Society of Great Britain and Ireland.
  • CSGBM - CSGBM collagenase soluble glomerular basement membrane.
  • CSH - CSH carotid sinus hypersensitivity.
  • CSH - CSH chronic subdural hematoma.
  • CSH - CSH combat support (army) hospital.
  • CSH - CSH cortical stromal hyperplasia.
  • CSHA - CSHA Canadian Study of Health and Aging.
  • CSHE - CSHE California Society for Hospital Engineering.
  • CSHRH - CSHRH congenital self-healing reticulohistiocytosis.
  • CSII - CSII continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion.
  • CSK - CSK chronic superficial keratitis.
  • CSM - CSM clinical supply management.
  • CSMSD - CSMSD Czech Society for Metabolic Skeletal Diseases (EFFO Member Society).
  • CSOS - CSOS Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Society.
  • CSOT - CSOT Canadian Society of Orthopaedic Technologists.
  • CSP - CSP cervical spine.
  • CSP - CSP cyclosporine.
  • CSR - CSR central supply room.
  • CSR - CSR cervical spine radiography.
  • CSRS - CSRS Cervical Spine Research Society (also: AAOS Specialty Societies).
  • CSRT - CSRT corrected sinus recovery time.
  • CSS - CSS Churg-Strauss syndrome.
  • Cst - Cst corticosterone.
  • CSV - CSV Cordis Standard Valves.
  • CSW - CSW Certified Social Worker.
  • CSWs - CSWs Children's Social Workers.
  • CT - CT carpal tunnel.
  • CT - CT cerebral thrombosis.
  • CT - CT cervical traction.
  • CT - CT cervical-thoracic.
  • CT - CT chemotherapy.
  • CT - CT clinical trial.
  • CT - CT computerized tomography.
  • CT - CT cor triatriatum.
  • CT - CT cytotrophoblast.
  • ct. - ct. count.
  • CTA - CTA clear to auscultation (about lungs).
  • CTAB - CTAB clear to auscultation bilaterally (about lungs).
  • CTACK - CTACK cutaneous T-cell attracting chemokine.
  • CTB - CTB cholera toxin subunit B.
  • CTB - CTB confined to bed
  • CTC - CTC common toxicity criteria.
  • CTD - CTD connective tissue disease.
  • CTE - CTE coefficient of thermal expansion.
  • CTEV - CTEV congenital talipes equinovarus.
  • CTF - CTF central tegmental field.
  • CTL - CTL cervical thoracic lumbar.
  • CTL - CTL cytotoxic T lymphocytes.
  • CTLA - CTLA cytotoxic T-lymphocyte-associated antigen-4 (CD152).
  • CTNB - CTNB CT-guided needle biopsy.
  • CTO - CTO clinical trials office.
  • CTR - CTR carpal tunnel release.
  • CTR - CTR coated tube radioimmunoassay.
  • CTS - CTS carpal tunnel syndrome (carpal tunnel release: sample operative report).
  • CTSP - CTSP called to see patient.
  • CTX - CTX clinical trials exemption.
  • CU - CU cause unknown.
  • CU - CU clinical unit.
  • cu - cu cubic.
  • CUA - CUA cytosine-uracil-adenine codon for leucine.
  • CUC - CUC cytosine-uracil-cytosine codon for leucine. and telangiectasis.
  • CUD - CUD cause undetermined.
  • CUG - CUG cytosine-uracil-guanine codon for leucine.
  • CUU - CUU cytosine-uracil-uracil codon for leucine.
  • CV - CV cardiac volume.
  • CV - CV cardiovascular.
  • CV - CV cervical vertebra.
  • CV - CV color vision.
  • CV - CV cresyl violet (dye used in Gram staining).
  • CVA - CVA cerebrovascular accident (stroke).
  • CVA - CVA costovertebral angle.
  • CVC - CVC central venous catheters.
  • CVD - CVD cardiovascular disease.
  • CVD - CVD cerebrovascular disease
  • CVG - CVG contrast ventriculography.
  • CVI - CVI cerebrovascular insufficiency.
  • CVMP - CVMP Committee for Veterinary Medicinal Product.
  • CVP - CVP central venous pressure; normal range: 0 to 9 cm of water.
  • CVP - CVP cytoxan vincristine prednisone
  • CVS - CVS cardiovascular status.
  • CVS - CVS cardiovascular system.
  • CVS - CVS chorionic villous sampling.
  • CVVH - CVVH continuous veno-venous haemofiltration.
  • CVVHD - CVVHD continuous veno-venous hemodialysis.
  • CW - CW chest wall.
  • CW - CW crutch walking.
  • CWHTO - CWHTO closing wedge high tibial osteotomy.
  • CWI - CWI crutch walking instructions.
  • CWP - CWP cell wall protein.
  • CWP - CWP childbirth without pain.
  • CWP - CWP coal workers’ pneumoconiosis.
  • CX - CX cervix.
  • CX - CX chest x-ray.
  • CX - CX consciousness
  • Cx - Cx cultures.
  • CXR - CXR chest X-ray.
  • Cys - Cys cysteine.
  • cysto - cysto cystoscopic exam