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Diseases and disorders<br>
 
Diseases and disorders<br>
  
* '''[[AAA]]''' - [[Abdominal aortic aneurysm]]<br>
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*'''[[AAA]]''' - [[Abdominal aortic aneurysm]]<br>
  
* '''[[AAS]]''' - [[Aarskog–Scott syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[AAS]]''' - [[Aarskog–Scott syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[ABCD syndrome]] Albinism, black lock, cell migration disorder<br>
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*- [[ABCD syndrome]] Albinism, black lock, cell migration disorder<br>
  
* '''[[ACC]]''' - [[Agenesis of the corpus callosum]]<br>
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*'''[[ACC]]''' - [[Agenesis of the corpus callosum]]<br>
  
* '''[[ACS]]''' - [[Acute coronary syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ACS]]''' - [[Acute coronary syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ACTH deficiency]]''' - [[Adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency]]<br>
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*'''[[ACTH deficiency]]''' - [[Adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency]]<br>
  
* '''[[AD]]''' - [[Alzheimer's Disease]]<br>
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*'''[[AD]]''' - [[Alzheimer's Disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[AD]]''' - [[Attachment disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[AD]]''' - [[Attachment disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[ADD]]''' - [[Attention deficit disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[ADD]]''' - [[Attention deficit disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[ADD-RT Attention deficit disorder – residual type<br>
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*'''ADD-RT Attention deficit disorder – residual type<br>'''
  
* '''[[ADEM]]''' - [[Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis]]<br>
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*'''[[ADEM]]''' - [[Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[ADHD]]''' - [[Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[ADHD]]''' - [[Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[|AERD |[[Aspirin-induced asthma|Aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease]]<br>
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*'''[[AERD]]''' - [[Aspirin-induced asthma|Aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[AF]]''' - [[Atrial fibrillation]]<br>
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*'''[[AF]]''' - [[Atrial fibrillation]]<br>
  
* '''[[AGS]]''' - [[Aicardi–Goutieres syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[AGS]]''' - [[Aicardi–Goutieres syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[AHC]]''' - [[Alternating hemiplegia of childhood]]<br>
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*'''[[AHC]]''' - [[Alternating hemiplegia of childhood]]<br>
  
* '''[[AHF]]''' - [[Alkhurma hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
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*'''[[AHF]]''' - [[Alkhurma hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[AIDS]]''' - [[Acquired immune deficiency syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[AIDS]]''' - [[Acquired immune deficiency syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[AIP]]''' - [[Acute intermittent porphyria]]<br>
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*'''[[AIP]]''' - [[Acute intermittent porphyria]]<br>
  
* '''[[ALA DD]]''' - [[Aminolevulinic acid dehydratase deficiency porphyria|Doss porphyria/ALA dehydratase deficiency/Plumboporphyria]] (the disease is known by multiple names)<br>
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*'''[[ALA DD]]''' - Aminolevulinic acid dehydratase deficiency porphyria (the disease is known by multiple names)<br>
  
* '''[[ALD]]''' - [[Alcoholic liver disease]]<br>
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*'''[[ALD]]''' - [[Alcoholic liver disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[ALI]]''' - [[Acute lung injury]]<br>
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*'''[[ALI]]''' - [[Acute lung injury]]<br>
  
* '''[[ALL Acute lymphoblastic lymphoma, [[acute lymphocytic leukemia]]<br>
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*'''ALL Acute lymphoblastic lymphoma, [[acute lymphocytic leukemia]]<br>'''
  
* '''[[ALS]]''' - [[Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis]]<br>
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*'''[[ALS]]''' - [[Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[AMD]]''' - [[Age-related macular degeneration]]<br>
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*'''[[AMD]]''' - [[Age-related macular degeneration]]<br>
  
* '''[[AML]]''' - [[Acute myelogenous leukemia]]<br>
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*'''[[AML]]''' - [[Acute myelogenous leukemia]]<br>
  
* '''[[AOCD]]''' - [[Anemia of chronic disease]]<br>
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*'''[[AOCD]]''' - [[Anemia of chronic disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[AODM]]''' - [[Diabetes mellitus type 2|Adult onset diabetes mellitus]]<br>
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*'''[[AODM]]''' - [[Diabetes mellitus type 2|Adult onset diabetes mellitus]]<br>
  
* '''[[AOS]]''' - [[Apraxia of speech]]<br>
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*'''[[AOS]]''' - [[Apraxia of speech]]<br>
  
* '''[[APA]]''' - [[Aldosterone-producing adenoma]]<br>
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*'''[[APA]]''' - [[Aldosterone-producing adenoma]]<br>
  
* '''[[APS]]''' - [[Antiphospholipid syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[APS]]''' - [[Antiphospholipid syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ARBD]]''' - [[Alcohol-related birth defects]]<br>
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*'''[[ARBD]]''' - [[Alcohol-related birth defects]]<br>
  
* '''[[ARD]]''' - [[Adult Refsum disease]]<br>
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*'''[[ARD]]''' - [[Adult Refsum disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[ARDS]]''' - [[Acute respiratory distress syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ARDS]]''' - [[Acute respiratory distress syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ARND]]''' - [[Alcohol-related neurodevelopmental disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[ARND]]''' - [[Alcohol-related neurodevelopmental disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[AS]]''' - [[Ankylosing spondylitis]]<br>
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*'''[[AS]]''' - [[Ankylosing spondylitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[AS]]''' - [[Asperger syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[AS]]''' - [[Asperger syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ASCVD]]''' - [[Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease]]<br>
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*'''[[ASCVD]]''' - [[Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[ASD]]''' - [[Atrial septal defect]]<br>
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*'''[[ASD]]''' - [[Atrial septal defect]]<br>
  
* '''[[ASDs]]''' - [[Autism spectrum disorders]]<br>
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*'''[[ASDs]]''' - [[Autism spectrum disorders]]<br>
  
* '''[[ASHF Acute systolic heart failure<br>
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*'''ASHF Acute systolic heart failure<br>'''
  
* '''[[ASS]]''' - [[African sleeping sickness]]<br>
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*'''[[ASS]]''' - [[African sleeping sickness]]<br>
  
* '''[[A-T]]''' - [[Ataxia-telangiectasia]]<br>
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*'''[[A-T]]''' - [[Ataxia-telangiectasia]]<br>
  
* '''[[AVMs]]''' - [[Arteriovenous malformations]]<br>
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*'''[[AVMs]]''' - [[Arteriovenous malformations]]<br>
  
==B==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==B==
  
* '''[[BA]]''' - [[Bronchial Asthma]]<br>
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*'''[[BA]]''' - [[Bronchial Asthma]]<br>
  
* '''[[BBS Bashful bladder syndrome (see [[paruresis]])<br>
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*'''BBS Bashful bladder syndrome (see [[paruresis]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[BEB]]''' - [[Benign essential blepharospasm]]<br>
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*'''[[BEB]]''' - [[Benign essential blepharospasm]]<br>
  
* '''[[BD]]''' - [[Binswanger's disease]]<br>
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*'''[[BD]]''' - [[Binswanger's disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[BEH Behaviorally/emotionally [[handicapped]]<br>
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*'''BEH Behaviorally/emotionally [[handicapped]]<br>'''
  
* '''[[BH Behaviorally handicapped<br>
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*'''BH Behaviorally handicapped<br>'''
  
* '''[[BMD]]''' - [[Becker's muscular dystrophy]]<br>
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*'''[[BMD]]''' - [[Becker's muscular dystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[BPAD]]''' - [[Bipolar disorder|Bipolar affective disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[BPAD]]''' - [[Bipolar disorder|Bipolar affective disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[BPD]]''' - [[Borderline personality disorder]] (often misattributed to [[bipolar disorder]])<br>
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*'''[[BPD]]''' - [[Borderline personality disorder]] (often misattributed to [[bipolar disorder]])<br>
  
* '''[[BPH]]''' - [[Benign prostatic hyperplasia]]<br>
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*'''[[BPH]]''' - [[Benign prostatic hyperplasia]]<br>
  
* '''[[BS]]''' - [[Bloom's syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[BS]]''' - [[Bloom's syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[BSE]]''' - [[Bovine spongiform encephalopathy]]<br>
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*'''[[BSE]]''' - [[Bovine spongiform encephalopathy]]<br>
  
* '''[[BSS]]''' - [[Brown-Séquard syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[BSS]]''' - [[Brown-Séquard syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[BV]]''' - [[Bacterial vaginosis]]<br>
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*'''[[BV]]''' - [[Bacterial vaginosis]]<br>
  
==C==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==C==
  
* '''[[CA]]''' - [[Cancer]]<br>
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*'''[[CA]]''' - [[Cancer]]<br>
  
* '''[[CACH Childhood ataxia with central nervous system hypomyelination (see [[vanishing white matter disease]])<br>
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*'''CACH Childhood ataxia with central nervous system hypomyelination (see [[vanishing white matter disease]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[CAD]]''' - [[Coronary artery disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CAD]]''' - [[Coronary artery disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[CADASIL]] Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy<br>
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*- [[CADASIL]] Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy<br>
  
* '''[[CAP]]''' - [[Community acquired pneumonia]]<br>
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*'''[[CAP]]''' - [[Community acquired pneumonia]]<br>
  
* '''[[CAPD]]''' - [[Central auditory processing disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[CAPD]]''' - [[Central auditory processing disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[CCD]]''' - [[Considerable conduct disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[CCD]]''' - [[Considerable conduct disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[CCHF]]''' - [[Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever]]<br>
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*'''[[CCHF]]''' - [[Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[CCHS]]''' - [[Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[CCHS]]''' - [[Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[CCM]]''' - [[Cerebral cavernous malformation]]<br>
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*'''[[CCM]]''' - [[Cerebral cavernous malformation]]<br>
  
* '''[[CDG]]''' - [[Congenital disorder of glycosylation]]<br>
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*'''[[CDG]]''' - [[Congenital disorder of glycosylation]]<br>
  
* '''[[CDGS]]''' - [[Carbohydrate deficient glycoprotein syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[CDGS]]''' - [[Carbohydrate deficient glycoprotein syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[CDHF Chronic diastolic heart failure<br>
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*'''CDHF Chronic diastolic heart failure<br>'''
  
* '''[[CEP]]''' - [[Congenital erythropoietic porphyria]]<br>
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*'''[[CEP]]''' - [[Congenital erythropoietic porphyria]]<br>
  
* '''[[CESD]]''' - [[Cholesteryl ester storage disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CESD]]''' - [[Cholesteryl ester storage disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CF]]''' - [[Cystic fibrosis]]<br>
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*'''[[CF]]''' - [[Cystic fibrosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[CFIDS]]''' - [[Chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[CFIDS]]''' - [[Chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[CFS]]''' - [[Chronic fatigue syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[CFS]]''' - [[Chronic fatigue syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[CGBD]]''' - [[Corticobasal ganglionic degeneration]]<br>
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*'''[[CGBD]]''' - [[Corticobasal ganglionic degeneration]]<br>
  
* '''[[CH]]''' - [[Cluster headache]]<br>
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*'''[[CH]]''' - [[Cluster headache]]<br>
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[CHARGE syndrome]] Coloboma of the eye, heart defects, atresia of the nasal choanae, retarded growth & or development, genital abnormalities, ear abnormalities<br>
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*- [[CHARGE syndrome]] Coloboma of the eye, heart defects, atresia of the nasal choanae, retarded growth & or development, genital abnormalities, ear abnormalities<br>
  
* '''[[CHD]]''' - [[Congenital heart disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CHD]]''' - [[Congenital heart disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CHD]]''' - [[Hip dysplasia (human)#Congenital|Congenital hip dysplasia]]<br>
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*'''[[CHD]]''' - [[Hip dysplasia (human)#Congenital|Congenital hip dysplasia]]<br>
  
* '''[[CHD]]''' - [[Coronary heart disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CHD]]''' - [[Coronary heart disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CHF]]''' - [[Congestive heart failure]]<br>
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*'''[[CHF]]''' - [[Congestive heart failure]]<br>
  
* '''[[CIDP]]''' - [[Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy]]<br>
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*'''[[CIDP]]''' - [[Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy]]<br>
  
* '''[[CIPA]]''' - [[Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis]]<br>
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*'''[[CIPA]]''' - [[Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[CIP]]''' - [[Congenital insensitivity to pain]]<br>
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*'''[[CIP]]''' - [[Congenital insensitivity to pain]]<br>
  
* '''[[CJD]]''' - [[Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CJD]]''' - [[Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CKD]]''' - [[Chronic Kidney Disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CKD]]''' - [[Chronic Kidney Disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CML]]''' - [[Chronic myelogenous leukemia]]<br>
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*'''[[CML]]''' - [[Chronic myelogenous leukemia]]<br>
  
* '''[[CMs]]''' - [[Chiari malformations]]<br>
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*'''[[CMs]]''' - [[Chiari malformations]]<br>
  
* '''[[CMT disease]]''' - [[Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CMT disease]]''' - [[Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CMT1A Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1A<br>
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*'''CMT1A Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1A<br>'''
  
* '''[[CMT1B Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1B<br>
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*'''CMT1B Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1B<br>'''
  
* '''[[CMT1C Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1C<br>
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*'''CMT1C Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1C<br>'''
  
* '''[[CMT1D Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1D<br>
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*'''CMT1D Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1D<br>'''
  
* '''[[CMT1E Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1E<br>
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*'''CMT1E Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1E<br>'''
  
* '''[[CMT1F Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1F<br>
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*'''CMT1F Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1F<br>'''
  
* '''[[CMT1X Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1X<br>
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*'''CMT1X Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1X<br>'''
  
* '''[[CMT2 Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 2<br>
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*'''CMT2 Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 2<br>'''
  
* '''[[COFS]]''' - [[Cerebro-oculo-facio-skeletal syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[COFS]]''' - [[Cerebro-oculo-facio-skeletal syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[COLD]]''' - [[Chronic obstructive lung disease]]<br>
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*'''[[COLD]]''' - [[Chronic obstructive lung disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[COPD]]''' - [[Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]]<br>
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*'''[[COPD]]''' - [[Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[COVID-19 |[[Coronavirus disease 2019]]<br>
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*'''[[COVID-19]]''' - [[Coronavirus disease 2019]]<br>
  
* '''[[CP]]''' - [[Cerebral palsy]]<br>
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*'''[[CP]]''' - [[Cerebral palsy]]<br>
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[CP/CPPS]]]]''' - [[Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome]]<br>
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*- [[CP/CPPS]]]]''' - [[Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome]]<br>'''
  
* '''[[CPDD]]''' - [[Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CPDD]]''' - [[Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CPM]]''' - [[Central pontine myelinolysis]]<br>
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*'''[[CPM]]''' - [[Central pontine myelinolysis]]<br>
  
* '''[[CPPS]]''' - [[Chronic pelvic pain syndrome]] (see [[UCPPS]])<br>
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*'''[[CPPS]]''' - [[Chronic pelvic pain syndrome]] (see [[UCPPS]])<br>
  
* '''[[CRE |[[Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae|Carbapenem-resistant ''Enterobacteriaceae'']]<br>
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*'''[[CRE]]''' - [[Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae|Carbapenem-resistant ''Enterobacteriaceae'']]<br>
  
* '''[[CRF]]''' - [[Chronic renal failure]]<br>
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*'''[[CRF]]''' - [[Chronic renal failure]]<br>
  
* '''[[CRKP]]''' - [[Carbapenem]]-resistant ''[[Klebsiella pneumoniae]]''<br>
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*'''[[CRKP]]''' - [[Carbapenem]]-resistant ''[[Klebsiella pneumoniae]]''<br>
  
* '''[[CRPS]]''' - [[Complex regional pain syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[CRPS]]''' - [[Complex regional pain syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[CSA]]''' - [[Central sleep apnea]]<br>
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*'''[[CSA]]''' - [[Central sleep apnea]]<br>
  
* '''[[CSD]]''' - [[Cat scratch disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CSD]]''' - [[Cat scratch disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CTE]]''' - [[Chronic traumatic encephalopathy]]<br>
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*'''[[CTE]]''' - [[Chronic traumatic encephalopathy]]<br>
  
* '''[[CTF]]''' - [[Colorado tick fever]]<br>
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*'''[[CTF]]''' - [[Colorado tick fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[CVD]]''' - [[Cardiovascular disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CVD]]''' - [[Cardiovascular disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[CWD]]''' - [[Chronic wasting disease]]<br>
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*'''[[CWD]]''' - [[Chronic wasting disease]]<br>
  
==D==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==D==
  
* '''[[DAS]]''' - [[Developmental apraxia of speech]]<br>
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*'''[[DAS]]''' - [[Developmental apraxia of speech]]<br>
  
* '''[[DBA]]''' - [[Diamond–Blackfan anemia]]<br>
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*'''[[DBA]]''' - [[Diamond–Blackfan anemia]]<br>
  
* '''[[DBMD]]''' - [[Duchenne–Becker muscular dystrophy]]<br>
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*'''[[DBMD]]''' - [[Duchenne–Becker muscular dystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[DD]]''' - [[Developmental disability]]<br>
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*'''[[DD]]''' - [[Developmental disability]]<br>
  
* '''[[DEF]]''' - [[Deaf]]<br>
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*'''[[DEF]]''' - [[Deaf]]<br>
  
* '''[[DF]]''' - [[Dengue fever]]<br>
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*'''[[DF]]''' - [[Dengue fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[DH]]''' - [[Developmental disability|Developmentally handicapped]]<br>
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*'''[[DH]]''' - [[Developmental disability|Developmentally handicapped]]<br>
  
* '''[[DHF]]''' - [[Dengue hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
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*'''[[DHF]]''' - [[Dengue hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[DHF]]''' - [[Diastolic heart failure]]<br>
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*'''[[DHF]]''' - [[Diastolic heart failure]]<br>
  
* '''[[DHPR]]''' - [[Dihydropteridine reductase deficiency]]<br>
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*'''[[DHPR]]''' - [[Dihydropteridine reductase deficiency]]<br>
  
* '''[[DI]]''' - [[Diabetes insipidus]]<br>
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*'''[[DI]]''' - [[Diabetes insipidus]]<br>
  
* '''[[DiG]]''' - [[DiGeorge syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[DiG]]''' - [[DiGeorge syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[DISH]]''' - [[Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis]]<br>
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*'''[[DISH]]''' - [[Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[DJD]]''' - [[Degenerative joint disease]]<br>
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*'''[[DJD]]''' - [[Degenerative joint disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[DLB]]''' - [[Dementia with Lewy bodies]]<br>
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*'''[[DLB]]''' - [[Dementia with Lewy bodies]]<br>
  
* '''[[DM]]''' - [[Diabetes mellitus]]<br>
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*'''[[DM]]''' - [[Diabetes mellitus]]<br>
  
* '''[[DMD]]''' - [[Duchenne muscular dystrophy]]<br>
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*'''[[DMD]]''' - [[Duchenne muscular dystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[DP]]''' - [[Aminolevulinic acid dehydratase deficiency porphyria|Doss porphyria/ALA dehydratase deficiency/Plumboporphyria]] (the disease is known by multiple names)<br>
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*'''[[DP]]''' - [[Aminolevulinic acid dehydratase deficiency porphyria|Doss porphyria/ALA dehydratase deficiency/Plumboporphyria]] (the disease is known by multiple names)<br>
  
* '''[[DPT]]''' - [[Diphtheria]], [[pertussis]], [[tetanus]]<br>
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*'''[[DPT]]''' - [[Diphtheria]], [[pertussis]], [[tetanus]]<br>
  
* '''[[DRSP disease]]''' - [[Drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae|Drug-resistant ''Streptococcus pneumoniae'']] disease<br>
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*'''[[DRSP disease]]''' - [[Drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae|Drug-resistant ''Streptococcus pneumoniae'']] disease<br>
  
* '''[[DS]]''' - [[Down syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[DS]]''' - [[Down syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[DSPS]]''' - [[Delayed sleep phase syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[DSPS]]''' - [[Delayed sleep phase syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[DTs]]''' - [[Delirium tremens]]<br>
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*'''[[DTs]]''' - [[Delirium tremens]]<br>
  
* '''[[DVD]]''' - [[Developmental verbal dyspraxia]]<br>
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*'''[[DVD]]''' - [[Developmental verbal dyspraxia]]<br>
  
* '''[[DVT]]''' - [[Deep vein thrombosis]]<br>
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*'''[[DVT]]''' - [[Deep vein thrombosis]]<br>
  
==E==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==E==
  
* '''[[ED]]''' - [[Emotional and behavioral disorders|Emotionally disturbed]]<br>
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*'''[[ED]]''' - [[Emotional and behavioral disorders|Emotionally disturbed]]<br>
  
* '''[[|ED |[[Erectile dysfunction]]<br>
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*'''[[ED]]''' - [[Erectile dysfunction]]<br>
  
* '''[[EDS]]''' - [[Ehlers–Danlos syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[EDS]]''' - [[Ehlers–Danlos syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[EDS]]''' - [[Excessive daytime sleepiness]]<br>
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*'''[[EDS]]''' - [[Excessive daytime sleepiness]]<br>
  
* '''[[EEE]]''' - [[Eastern equine encephalitis]]<br>
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*'''[[EEE]]''' - [[Eastern equine encephalitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[EHK]]''' - [[Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis]]<br>
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*'''[[EHK]]''' - [[Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[EMH]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Educable mentally handicapped]]<br>
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*'''[[EMH]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Educable mentally handicapped]]<br>
  
* '''[[EMR]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Educable mentally retarded]]<br>
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*'''[[EMR]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Educable mentally retarded]]<br>
  
* '''[[ENS]]''' - [[Epidermal nevus syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ENS]]''' - [[Epidermal nevus syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[EPM Extrapontine myelinolysis (see [[central pontine myelinolysis]])<br>
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*'''EPM Extrapontine myelinolysis (see [[central pontine myelinolysis]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[EPP]]''' - [[Erythropoietic protoporphyria]]<br>
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*'''[[EPP]]''' - [[Erythropoietic protoporphyria]]<br>
  
* '''[[ESRD]]''' - [[Chronic kidney disease|End-stage renal disease]]<br>
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*'''[[ESRD]]''' - [[Chronic kidney disease|End-stage renal disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[ESS]]''' - [[Empty sella syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ESS]]''' - [[Empty sella syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[EVD]]''' - [[Ebola Virus Disease]]<br>
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*'''[[EVD]]''' - [[Ebola Virus Disease]]<br>
  
==F==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==F==
  
* '''[[FAE]]''' - [[Fetal alcohol effects]]<br>
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*'''[[FAE]]''' - [[Fetal alcohol effects]]<br>
  
* '''[[FAS]]''' - [[Fetal alcohol syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[FAS]]''' - [[Fetal alcohol syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[FASDs]]''' - [[Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders]]<br>
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*'''[[FASDs]]''' - [[Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders]]<br>
  
* '''[[FFI]]''' - [[Fatal familial insomnia]]<br>
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*'''[[FFI]]''' - [[Fatal familial insomnia]]<br>
  
* '''[[FMA]]''' - [[Focal muscular atrophies]]<br>
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*'''[[FMA]]''' - [[Focal muscular atrophies]]<br>
  
* '''[[FMD]]''' - [[Fibromuscular dysplasia]]<br>
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*'''[[FMD]]''' - [[Fibromuscular dysplasia]]<br>
  
* '''[[FMS]]''' - [[Fibromyalgia syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[FMS]]''' - [[Fibromyalgia syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[FSP]]''' - [[Familial spastic paraparesis]]<br>
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*'''[[FSP]]''' - [[Familial spastic paraparesis]]<br>
  
* '''[[FTD]]''' - [[Frontotemporal dementia]]<br>
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*'''[[FTD]]''' - [[Frontotemporal dementia]]<br>
  
* '''[[FUO]]''' - [[Fever of unknown origin]]<br>
+
*'''[[FUO]]''' - [[Fever of unknown origin]]<br>
  
* '''[[FVS]]''' - [[Fetal valproate syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[FVS]]''' - [[Fetal valproate syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[Fx]]''' - [[Fracture]]<br>
+
*'''[[Fx]]''' - [[Fracture]]<br>
  
* '''[[FXS]]''' - [[Fragile X syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[FXS]]''' - [[Fragile X syndrome]]<br>
  
==G==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==G==
  
* '''[[GAD]]''' - [[Generalized anxiety disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[GAD]]''' - [[Generalized anxiety disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[GAN]]''' - [[Giant axonal neuropathy]]<br>
+
*'''[[GAN]]''' - [[Giant axonal neuropathy]]<br>
  
* '''[[GAS disease]]''' - [[Group A Streptococcal disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[GAS disease]]''' - [[Group A Streptococcal disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[GBS]]''' - [[Guillain–Barré syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[GBS]]''' - [[Guillain–Barré syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[GBS disease]]''' - [[Group B streptococcal disease|Group B Streptococcal disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[GBS disease]]''' - [[Group B streptococcal disease|Group B Streptococcal disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[GCE]]''' - [[Glycine encephalopathy]]<br>
+
*'''[[GCE]]''' - [[Glycine encephalopathy]]<br>
  
* '''[[GD]]''' - [[Gestational diabetes]]<br>
+
*'''[[GD]]''' - [[Gestational diabetes]]<br>
  
* '''[[GERD]]''' - [[Gastroesophageal reflux disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[GERD]]''' - [[Gastroesophageal reflux disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[GI]]''' - [[Gastrointestinal]]<br>
+
*'''[[GI]]''' - [[Gastrointestinal]]<br>
  
* '''[[GIB]]''' - [[Gastrointestinal bleeding]]<br>
+
*'''[[GIB]]''' - [[Gastrointestinal bleeding]]<br>
  
* '''[[GN]]''' - [[Glossopharyngeal neuralgia]]<br>
+
*'''[[GN]]''' - [[Glossopharyngeal neuralgia]]<br>
  
* '''[[GSS disease]]''' - [[Gerstmann–Sträussler–Scheinker syndrome|Gerstmann–Sträussler–Scheinker disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[GSS disease]]''' - [[Gerstmann–Sträussler–Scheinker syndrome|Gerstmann–Sträussler–Scheinker disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[GT/LD]]''' - [[Gifted and learning disabled]]<br>
+
*'''[[GT/LD]]''' - [[Gifted and learning disabled]]<br>
  
* '''[[GVHD]]''' - [[Graft-versus-host disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[GVHD]]''' - [[Graft-versus-host disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[GWD]]''' - [[Guinea worm disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[GWD]]''' - [[Guinea worm disease]]<br>
  
==H==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==H==
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[H1N1 flu]] Hemagglutinin Type 1 and Neuraminidase Type 1 influenza<br>
+
*- [[H1N1 flu]] Hemagglutinin Type 1 and Neuraminidase Type 1 influenza<br>
  
* '''[[HAS]]''' - [[Holmes–Adie syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[HAS]]''' - [[Holmes–Adie syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[HCP]]''' - [[Hereditary coproporphyria]]<br>
+
*'''[[HCP]]''' - [[Hereditary coproporphyria]]<br>
  
* '''[[HD]]''' - [[Huntington's disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[HD]]''' - [[Huntington's disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[HDL2]]''' - [[Huntington's disease–like 2]]<br>
+
*'''[[HDL2]]''' - [[Huntington's disease–like 2]]<br>
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[HELLP syndrome]] Hemolytic anemia, elevated liver enzymes and low platelet count syndrome<br>
+
*- [[HELLP syndrome]] Hemolytic anemia, elevated liver enzymes and low platelet count syndrome<br>
  
* '''[[HeV Infection]]''' - [[Hendra virus infection]]<br>
+
*'''[[HeV Infection]]''' - [[Hendra virus infection]]<br>
  
* '''[[HF]]''' - [[Heart failure]]<br>
+
*'''[[HF]]''' - [[Heart failure]]<br>
  
* '''[[HFA]]''' - [[High-functioning autism]]<br>
+
*'''[[HFA]]''' - [[High-functioning autism]]<br>
  
* '''[[HFMD]]''' - [[Hand, foot, and mouth disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[HFMD]]''' - [[Hand, foot, and mouth disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[HFRS]]''' - [[Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[HFRS]]''' - [[Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[HHC or GHC(Haemochromatotis<br> Also Hemochromatosis) HI]]''' - [[Hearing impaired]]<br>
+
*'''HHC or GHC(Haemochromatotis<nowiki><br></nowiki> Also Hemochromatosis) HI]]''' - [[Hearing impaired]]<br>
  
* '''[[HiB disease]]''' - [[Haemophilus influenzae|Haemophilus influenzae type B disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[HiB disease]]''' - [[Haemophilus influenzae|Haemophilus influenzae type B disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[HIBM]]''' - [[Hereditary inclusion body myopathy]]<br>
+
*'''[[HIBM]]''' - [[Hereditary inclusion body myopathy]]<br>
  
* '''[[HMSN Type III Hereditary motor and sensory polyneuropathy type III (see [[Dejerine–Sottas syndrome]])<br>
+
*'''HMSN Type III Hereditary motor and sensory polyneuropathy type III (see [[Dejerine–Sottas syndrome]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[HOH]]''' - [[Hard of hearing]]<br>
+
*'''[[HOH]]''' - [[Hard of hearing]]<br>
  
* '''[[HTN]]''' - [[Hypertension]]<br>
+
*'''[[HTN]]''' - [[Hypertension]]<br>
  
* '''[[HPRT deficiency]]''' - [[Hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyl transferase]] deficiency<br>
+
*'''[[HPRT deficiency]]''' - [[Hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyl transferase]] deficiency<br>
  
* '''[[HPS]]''' - [[Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[HPS]]''' - [[Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[HPV Infection]]''' - [[Human papillomavirus infection]]<br>
+
*'''[[HPV Infection]]''' - [[Human papillomavirus infection]]<br>
  
* '''[[HSP]]''' - [[Hereditary spastic paraplegia]]<br>
+
*'''[[HSP]]''' - [[Hereditary spastic paraplegia]]<br>
  
==I==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==I==
  
* '''[[IBD]]''' - [[Inflammatory bowel disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[IBD]]''' - [[Inflammatory bowel disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[IBIDS syndrome]] Ichthyosis, brittle hair, intellectual impairment, decreased fertility, and short stature syndrome<br>
+
*- [[IBIDS syndrome]] Ichthyosis, brittle hair, intellectual impairment, decreased fertility, and short stature syndrome<br>
  
* '''[[IBM]]''' - [[Inclusion body myositis]]<br>
+
*'''[[IBM]]''' - [[Inclusion body myositis]]<br>
  
* '''[[IBS]]''' - [[Ichthyosis bullosa of Siemens]]<br>
+
*'''[[IBS]]''' - [[Ichthyosis bullosa of Siemens]]<br>
  
* '''[[IBS]]''' - [[Irritable bowel syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[IBS]]''' - [[Irritable bowel syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[IC/PBS]]''' - [[Interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[IC/PBS]]''' - [[Interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[]]''' - [[ICF syndrome]] Immunodeficiency, centromere instability and facial anomalies syndrome<br>
+
*- [[ICF syndrome]] Immunodeficiency, centromere instability and facial anomalies syndrome<br>
  
* '''[[ID]]''' - [[Infectious disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[ID]]''' - [[Infectious disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[IED]]''' - [[Intermittent explosive disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[IED]]''' - [[Intermittent explosive disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[IFAP syndrome]]''' - [[Ichthyosis follicularis, alopecia, and photophobia syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[IFAP syndrome]]''' - [[Ichthyosis follicularis, alopecia, and photophobia syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[IHA]]''' - [[Idiopathy|Idiopathic]] [[hyperaldosteronism]]<br>
+
*'''[[IHA]]''' - [[Idiopathy|Idiopathic]] [[hyperaldosteronism]]<br>
  
* '''[[INAD]]''' - [[Infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy]]<br>
+
*'''[[INAD]]''' - [[Infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[IP]]''' - [[Incontinentia pigmenti]]<br>
+
*'''[[IP]]''' - [[Incontinentia pigmenti]]<br>
  
* '''[[IRD]]''' - [[Infantile Refsum disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[IRD]]''' - [[Infantile Refsum disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[IS]]''' - [[Infantile spasm]]<br>
+
*'''[[IS]]''' - [[Infantile spasm]]<br>
  
* '''[[ITP]]''' - [[Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura]]<br>
+
*'''[[ITP]]''' - [[Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura]]<br>
  
==J==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==J==
  
* '''[[JAS Juvenile [[ankylosing spondylitis]]<br>
+
*'''JAS Juvenile [[ankylosing spondylitis]]<br>'''
  
* '''[[JE]]''' - [[Japanese encephalitis]]<br>
+
*'''[[JE]]''' - [[Japanese encephalitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[JHD]]''' - [[Juvenile Huntington's disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[JHD]]''' - [[Juvenile Huntington's disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[JODM]]''' - [[Diabetes mellitus type 1|Juvenile onset diabetes mellitus]]<br>
+
*'''[[JODM]]''' - [[Diabetes mellitus type 1|Juvenile onset diabetes mellitus]]<br>
  
* '''[[JRA]]''' - [[Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis]]<br>
+
*'''[[JRA]]''' - [[Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis]]<br>
  
==K==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==K==
  
* '''[[KFD]]''' - [[Kyasanur Forest disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[KFD]]''' - [[Kyasanur Forest disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[KS]]''' - [[Kawasaki syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[KS]]''' - [[Kawasaki syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[KSS]]''' - [[Kearns–Sayre syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[KSS]]''' - [[Kearns–Sayre syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[KTS]]''' - [[Klippel–Trenaunay syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[KTS]]''' - [[Klippel–Trenaunay syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[KTW Syndrome]]''' - [[Klippel–Trenaunay–Weber syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[KTW Syndrome]]''' - [[Klippel–Trenaunay–Weber syndrome]]<br>
  
==L==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==L==
  
* '''[[LCM]]''' - [[Lymphocytic choriomeningitis]]<br>
+
*'''[[LCM]]''' - [[Lymphocytic choriomeningitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[LD]]''' - [[Learning disabilities]]/differences<br>
+
*'''[[LD]]''' - [[Learning disabilities]]/differences<br>
  
* '''[[LD]]''' - [[Legionnaires' disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[LD]]''' - [[Legionnaires' disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[LEMS]]''' - [[Lambert–Eaton myasthenic syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[LEMS]]''' - [[Lambert–Eaton myasthenic syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[LFA]]''' - [[Low-functioning autism]]<br>
+
*'''[[LFA]]''' - [[Low-functioning autism]]<br>
  
* '''[[LGV]]''' - [[Lymphogranuloma venereum]]<br>
+
*'''[[LGV]]''' - [[Lymphogranuloma venereum]]<br>
  
* '''[[LKS]]''' - [[Landau–Kleffner syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[LKS]]''' - [[Landau–Kleffner syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[LNS]]''' - [[Lesch–Nyhan syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[LNS]]''' - [[Lesch–Nyhan syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[LP]]''' - [[Lipoid proteinosis]]<br>
+
*'''[[LP]]''' - [[Lipoid proteinosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[LP Little person/people (see [[dwarfism]])<br>
+
*'''LP Little person/people (see [[dwarfism]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[LUHF]]''' - [[Lujo Hemorrhagic Fever]]<br>
+
*'''[[LUHF]]''' - [[Lujo Hemorrhagic Fever]]<br>
  
==M==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==M==
  
* '''[[MAC]]''' - [[Mycobacterium avium complex]]<br>
+
*'''[[MAC]]''' - [[Mycobacterium avium complex]]<br>
  
* '''[[MBD]]''' - [[Minimal brain dysfunction]]<br>
+
*'''[[MBD]]''' - [[Minimal brain dysfunction]]<br>
  
* '''[[MCS]]''' - [[Multiple chemical sensitivity|Multiple chemical sensitivities]]<br>
+
*'''[[MCS]]''' - [[Multiple chemical sensitivity|Multiple chemical sensitivities]]<br>
  
* '''[[MD]]''' - [[Muscular dystrophy]]<br>
+
*'''[[MD]]''' - [[Muscular dystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[MDS]]''' - [[Myoclonic dystonia]]<br>
+
*'''[[MDS]]''' - [[Myoclonic dystonia]]<br>
  
* '''[[MDD]]''' - [[Major depressive disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[MDD]]''' - [[Major depressive disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[MDR TB]]''' - [[Multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis]]<br>
+
*'''[[MDR TB]]''' - [[Multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[|ME |[[Myalgic Encephalomyelitis]]<br>
+
*'''[[ME]]''' - [[Myalgic Encephalomyelitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[|MERS |[[Middle East respiratory syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[MERS]]''' - [[Middle East respiratory syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[MI]]''' - [[Myocardial infarction]]<br>
+
*'''[[MI]]''' - [[Myocardial infarction]]<br>
  
* '''[[MID]]''' - [[Multi-infarct dementia]]<br>
+
*'''[[MID]]''' - [[Multi-infarct dementia]]<br>
  
* '''[[MJD]]''' - [[Machado–Joseph disease|Machado-Joseph disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[MJD]]''' - [[Machado–Joseph disease|Machado-Joseph disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[ML]]''' - [[mucolipidoses]]<br>
+
*'''[[ML]]''' - [[mucolipidoses]]<br>
  
* '''[[MLD]]''' - [[Metachromatic leukodystrophy]]<br>
+
*'''[[MLD]]''' - [[Metachromatic leukodystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[MMA]]''' - [[Monomelic amyotrophy]]<br>
+
*'''[[MMA]]''' - [[Monomelic amyotrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[MMR]]''' - [[Measles]], [[mumps]], [[rubella]]<br>
+
*'''[[MMR]]''' - [[Measles]], [[mumps]], [[rubella]]<br>
  
* '''[[MMRV Measles, mumps, rubella, [[Chickenpox|varicella]]<br>
+
*'''MMRV Measles, mumps, rubella, [[Chickenpox|varicella]]<br>'''
  
* '''[[MND]]''' - [[Motor neuron disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[MND]]''' - [[Motor neuron disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[|MODY |[[Maturity onset diabetes of the young|Maturity-onset diabetes of the young]]<br>
+
*'''[[MODY]]''' - [[Maturity onset diabetes of the young|Maturity-onset diabetes of the young]]<br>
  
* '''[[MOH]]''' - [[Medication overuse headaches]]<br>
+
*'''[[MOH]]''' - [[Medication overuse headaches]]<br>
  
* '''[[MPD]]''' - [[Myeloproliferative disorders]]<br>
+
*'''[[MPD]]''' - [[Myeloproliferative disorders]]<br>
  
* '''[[MPS I Mucopolysaccharoidosis type I (see [[Hurler syndrome]])<br>
+
*'''MPS I Mucopolysaccharoidosis type I (see [[Hurler syndrome]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[MPS II Mucopolysaccharoidosis type II (see [[Hunter syndrome]])<br>
+
*'''MPS II Mucopolysaccharoidosis type II (see [[Hunter syndrome]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[MPS III Mucopolysaccharoidosis type III (see [[Sanfilippo syndrome]])<br>
+
*'''MPS III Mucopolysaccharoidosis type III (see [[Sanfilippo syndrome]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[MPS IV Mucopolysaccharoidosis type IV (see [[Morquio syndrome]])<br>
+
*'''MPS IV Mucopolysaccharoidosis type IV (see [[Morquio syndrome]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[MPS VI Mucopolysaccharoidosis type VI (see [[Maroteaux–Lamy syndrome]])<br>
+
*'''MPS VI Mucopolysaccharoidosis type VI (see [[Maroteaux–Lamy syndrome]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[MPS VII Mucopolysaccharoidosis type VII (see [[Sly syndrome]])<br>
+
*'''MPS VII Mucopolysaccharoidosis type VII (see [[Sly syndrome]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[MR/DD]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Mentally retarded]]/[[developmentally disabled]]<br>
+
*'''[[MR/DD]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Mentally retarded]]/[[developmentally disabled]]<br>
  
* '''[[MS]]''' - [[Multiple sclerosis]]<br>
+
*'''[[MS]]''' - [[Multiple sclerosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[MSA]]''' - [[Multiple system atrophy]]<br>
+
*'''[[MSA]]''' - [[Multiple system atrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[MSDD]]''' - [[Sensory processing disorder|Multi-sensory developmental delays]] |} ==N==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
*'''[[MSDD]]''' - [[Sensory processing disorder|Multi-sensory developmental delays]]<br>==N==
  
* '''[[NAS]]''' - [[Neonatal abstinence syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[NAS]]''' - [[Neonatal abstinence syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[NBIA]]''' - [[Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation]]<br>
+
*'''[[NBIA]]''' - [[Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation]]<br>
  
* '''[[NCIP]]''' - [[Novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia]]<br>
+
*'''[[NCIP]]''' - [[Novel coronavirus-infected pneumonia]]<br>
  
* '''[[NCL]]''' - [[Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis]]<br>
+
*'''[[NCL]]''' - [[Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[NF1]]''' - [[Neurofibromatosis type 1]]<br>
+
*'''[[NF1]]''' - [[Neurofibromatosis type 1]]<br>
  
* '''[[NF2]]''' - [[Neurofibromatosis type 2]]<br>
+
*'''[[NF2]]''' - [[Neurofibromatosis type 2]]<br>
  
* '''[[NKH]]''' - [[Nonketotic hyperglycinemia]]<br>
+
*'''[[NKH]]''' - [[Nonketotic hyperglycinemia]]<br>
  
* '''[[NLD]]''' - [[Nonverbal learning disability]]<br>
+
*'''[[NLD]]''' - [[Nonverbal learning disability]]<br>
  
* '''[[NMDs]]''' - [[Neuronal migration disorders]]<br>
+
*'''[[NMDs]]''' - [[Neuronal migration disorders]]<br>
  
* '''[[NMO]]''' - [[Neuromyelitis optica]]<br>
+
*'''[[NMO]]''' - [[Neuromyelitis optica]]<br>
  
* '''[[NMS]]''' - [[Neuroleptic malignant syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[NMS]]''' - [[Neuroleptic malignant syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[NP]]''' - [[Niemann–Pick disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[NP]]''' - [[Niemann–Pick disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[NPC1 Niemann–Pick disease, type C1<br>
+
*'''NPC1 Niemann–Pick disease, type C1<br>'''
  
* '''[[NPH]]''' - [[Normal pressure hydrocephalus]]<br>
+
*'''[[NPH]]''' - [[Normal pressure hydrocephalus]]<br>
  
* '''[[NTD]]''' - [[Neural tube defect]]<br>
+
*'''[[NTD]]''' - [[Neural tube defect]]<br>
  
* '''[[NTDs]]''' - [[Neural tube defects]]<br>
+
*'''[[NTDs]]''' - [[Neural tube defects]]<br>
  
* '''[[NTDs]]''' - [[Neglected tropical diseases]]<br>
+
*'''[[NTDs]]''' - [[Neglected tropical diseases]]<br>
  
==O==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==O==
  
* '''[[OA]]''' - [[Osteoarthritis]]<br>
+
*'''[[OA]]''' - [[Osteoarthritis]]<br>
  
* '''[[OCD]]''' - [[Obsessive-compulsive disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[OCD]]''' - [[Obsessive-compulsive disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[ODD]]''' - [[Oppositional defiant disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[ODD]]''' - [[Oppositional defiant disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[OHF]]''' - [[Omsk hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
+
*'''[[OHF]]''' - [[Omsk hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[OMA]]''' - [[Oculomotor apraxia]]<br>
+
*'''[[OMA]]''' - [[Oculomotor apraxia]]<br>
  
* '''[[ON]]''' - [[Osteonecrosis]]<br>
+
*'''[[ON]]''' - [[Osteonecrosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[OPC]]''' - [[Oral candidiasis|Oropharyngeal candidiasis]]<br>
+
*'''[[OPC]]''' - [[Oral candidiasis|Oropharyngeal candidiasis]]<br>
  
* '''[[OPCA]]''' - [[Olivopontocerebellar atrophy]]<br>
+
*'''[[OPCA]]''' - [[Olivopontocerebellar atrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[OSA]]''' - [[Obstructive sleep apnea]]<br>
+
*'''[[OSA]]''' - [[Obstructive sleep apnea]]<br>
  
==P==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==P==
  
* '''[[PBC]]''' - [[Primary biliary cirrhosis]]<br>
+
*'''[[PBC]]''' - [[Primary biliary cirrhosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[PBD]]''' - [[Peroxisome biogenesis disorders]]<br>
+
*'''[[PBD]]''' - [[Peroxisome biogenesis disorders]]<br>
  
* '''[[PCOS]]''' - [[Polycystic ovarian syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[PCOS]]''' - [[Polycystic ovarian syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[PCT]]''' - [[Porphyria cutanea tarda]]<br>
+
*'''[[PCT]]''' - [[Porphyria cutanea tarda]]<br>
  
* '''[[PD]]''' - [[Parkinson's disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[PD]]''' - [[Parkinson's disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[PDD]]''' - [[Pervasive developmental disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[PDD]]''' - [[Pervasive developmental disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[PDD-NOS]]''' - [[Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified|Pervasive developmental disorder, not otherwise specified]]<br>
+
*'''[[PDD-NOS]]''' - [[Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified|Pervasive developmental disorder, not otherwise specified]]<br>
  
* '''[[PDD/NOS]]''' - [[Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified|Pervasive developmental disorder, not otherwise specified]]<br>
+
*'''[[PDD/NOS]]''' - [[Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified|Pervasive developmental disorder, not otherwise specified]]<br>
  
* '''[[PE]]''' - [[Pulmonary embolism]]<br>
+
*'''[[PE]]''' - [[Pulmonary embolism]]<br>
  
* '''[[PKAN]]''' - [[Pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration|Panthothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration]]<br>
+
*'''[[PKAN]]''' - [[Pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration|Panthothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration]]<br>
  
* '''[[PLMD]]''' - [[Periodic limb movement disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[PLMD]]''' - [[Periodic limb movement disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[PLS]]''' - [[Primary lateral sclerosis]]<br>
+
*'''[[PLS]]''' - [[Primary lateral sclerosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[PMD]]''' - [[Pelizaeus–Merzbacher disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[PMD]]''' - [[Pelizaeus–Merzbacher disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[PML]]''' - [[Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy]]<br>
+
*'''[[PML]]''' - [[Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy]]<br>
  
* '''[[PMS]]''' - [[Premenstrual syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[PMS]]''' - [[Premenstrual syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[POTS]]''' - [[Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[POTS]]''' - [[Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[PPMA]]''' - [[Post-polio syndrome|Post-polio progressive muscular atrophy]]<br>
+
*'''[[PPMA]]''' - [[Post-polio syndrome|Post-polio progressive muscular atrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[PPS]]''' - [[Post-polio syndrome]]<br>
+
*'''[[PPS]]''' - [[Post-polio syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[PSC]]''' - [[Primary sclerosing cholangitis]]<br>
+
*'''[[PSC]]''' - [[Primary sclerosing cholangitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[PSP]]''' - [[Progressive supranuclear palsy]]<br>
+
*'''[[PSP]]''' - [[Progressive supranuclear palsy]]<br>
  
* '''[[PVL]]''' - [[Periventricular leukomalacia]]<br>
+
*'''[[PVL]]''' - [[Periventricular leukomalacia]]<br>
  
* '''[[PW]]''' - [[Port-wine stain]]<br>
+
*'''[[PW]]''' - [[Port-wine stain]]<br>
  
==Q==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==Q==
  
* '''[[Q fever]]''' - [[Q fever|Query fever]]<br>
+
*'''[[Q fever]]''' - [[Q fever|Query fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[QPD]]''' - [[Quebec platelet disorder]]<br>
+
*'''[[QPD]]''' - [[Quebec platelet disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[QPS Quebec platelet syndrome<br>
+
*'''QPS Quebec platelet syndrome<br>'''
  
==R==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
+
==R==
  
* '''[[RA]]''' - [[Rheumatoid arthritis]]<br>
+
*'''[[RA]]''' - [[Rheumatoid arthritis]]<br>
  
* '''[[RAD]]''' - [[Reactive airway disease]]<br>
+
*'''[[RAD]]''' - [[Reactive airway disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[RIND]]''' - [[Reversible ischemic neurologic deficit]]<br>
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*'''[[RIND]]''' - [[Reversible ischemic neurologic deficit]]<br>
  
* '''[[RLF]]''' - [[Retrolental fibroplasia]]<br>
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*'''[[RLF]]''' - [[Retrolental fibroplasia]]<br>
  
* '''[[RLS]]''' - [[Restless legs syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[RLS]]''' - [[Restless legs syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[RMDs]]''' - [[Repetitive motion disorder|Repetitive motion disorders]]<br>
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*'''[[RMDs]]''' - [[Repetitive motion disorder|Repetitive motion disorders]]<br>
  
* '''[[ROP]]''' - [[Retinopathy of prematurity]]<br>
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*'''[[ROP]]''' - [[Retinopathy of prematurity]]<br>
  
* '''[[RS]]''' - [[Reye's syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[RS]]''' - [[Reye's syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[RSD]]''' - [[Reflex sympathetic dystrophy]]<br>
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*'''[[RSD]]''' - [[Reflex sympathetic dystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[RTI]]''' - [[Respiratory tract infection]]<br>
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*'''[[RTI]]''' - [[Respiratory tract infection]]<br>
  
* '''[[RVF]]''' - [[Rift Valley fever]]<br>
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*'''[[RVF]]''' - [[Rift Valley fever]]<br>
  
==S==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==S==
  
* '''[[SARS]]''' - [[Severe acute respiratory syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SARS]]''' - [[Severe acute respiratory syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[SB]]''' - [[Spina bifida]]<br>
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*'''[[SB]]''' - [[Spina bifida]]<br>
  
* '''[[SBMD]]''' - [[Dyspraxia|Sensory-based motor disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[SBMD]]''' - [[Dyspraxia|Sensory-based motor disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[SBS]]''' - [[Shaken baby syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SBS]]''' - [[Shaken baby syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[SC]]''' - [[Sydenham chorea]]<br>
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*'''[[SC]]''' - [[Sydenham chorea]]<br>
  
* '''[[SD Saint Vitus's dance (see [[Sydenham chorea]])<br>
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*'''SD Saint Vitus's dance (see [[Sydenham chorea]])<br>'''
  
* '''[[SDD]]''' - [[Sensory discrimination disorder ]]<br>
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*'''[[SDD]]''' - [[Sensory discrimination disorder ]] <br>
  
* '''[[SHF]]''' - [[Systolic heart failure]]<br>
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*'''[[SHF]]''' - [[Systolic heart failure]]<br>
  
* '''[[SIDS]]''' - [[Sudden infant death syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SIDS]]''' - [[Sudden infant death syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[SIRS]]''' - [[Systemic inflammatory response syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SIRS]]''' - [[Systemic inflammatory response syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[SIS]]''' - [[Shaken infant syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SIS]]''' - [[Shaken infant syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[SLE]]''' - [[Systemic lupus erythematosus]]<br>
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*'''[[SLE]]''' - [[Systemic lupus erythematosus]]<br>
  
* '''[[SM]]''' - [[Selective Mutism]]<br>
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*'''[[SM]]''' - [[Selective Mutism]]<br>
  
* '''[[SMA]]''' - [[Spinal muscular atrophy]]<br>
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*'''[[SMA]]''' - [[Spinal muscular atrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[SMD]]''' - [[Sensory modulation disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[SMD]]''' - [[Sensory modulation disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[SMEI]]''' - [[Severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy]]<br>
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*'''[[SMEI]]''' - [[Severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy]]<br>
  
* '''[[SMS]]''' - [[Smith–Magenis syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SMS]]''' - [[Smith–Magenis syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[SOD]]''' - [[Septo-optic dysplasia]]<br>
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*'''[[SOD]]''' - [[Septo-optic dysplasia]]<br>
  
* '''[[SPD]]''' - [[Sensory processing disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[SPD]]''' - [[Sensory processing disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[SPS]]''' - [[Stiff person syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SPS]]''' - [[Stiff person syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[SSPE]]''' - [[Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis]]<br>
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*'''[[SSPE]]''' - [[Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[STEMI]]''' - [[ST-elevation myocardial infarction]]<br>
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*'''[[STEMI]]''' - [[ST-elevation myocardial infarction]]<br>
  
* '''[[STD]]''' - [[Sexually transmitted disease]]<br>
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*'''[[STD]]''' - [[Sexually transmitted disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[SUNCT]]''' - [[Short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing]]<br>
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*'''[[SUNCT]]''' - [[Short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing]]<br>
  
* '''[[SWS]]''' - [[Sturge–Weber syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[SWS]]''' - [[Sturge–Weber syndrome]]<br>
  
==T==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==T==
  
* '''[[TAC]]''' - [[Trigeminal autonomic cephalalgia]]<br>
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*'''[[TAC]]''' - [[Trigeminal autonomic cephalalgia]]<br>
  
* '''[[TB]]''' - [[Tuberculosis]]<br>
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*'''[[TB]]''' - [[Tuberculosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[TBI]]''' - [[Traumatic brain injury]]<br>
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*'''[[TBI]]''' - [[Traumatic brain injury]]<br>
  
* '''[[TCS]]''' - [[Tethered cord syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[TCS]]''' - [[Tethered cord syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[TEF]]''' - [[Tracheoesophageal fistula]]<br>
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*'''[[TEF]]''' - [[Tracheoesophageal fistula]]<br>
  
* '''[[TIA]]''' - [[Transient ischemic attack]]<br>
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*'''[[TIA]]''' - [[Transient ischemic attack]]<br>
  
* '''[[TMH]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Trainable mentally handicapped]]<br>
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*'''[[TMH]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Trainable mentally handicapped]]<br>
  
* '''[[TMJ/TMD]]''' - [[Temporomandibular joint disorder]]<br>
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*'''[[TMJ/TMD]]''' - [[Temporomandibular joint disorder]]<br>
  
* '''[[TMR]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Trainable mentally retarded]]<br>
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*'''[[TMR]]''' - [[Intellectual disability|Trainable mentally retarded]]<br>
  
* '''[[TN]]''' - [[Trigeminal neuralgia]]<br>
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*'''[[TN]]''' - [[Trigeminal neuralgia]]<br>
  
* '''[[TOS]]''' - [[Thoracic outlet syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[TOS]]''' - [[Thoracic outlet syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[TS]]''' - [[Tourette syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[TS]]''' - [[Tourette syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[TS]]''' - [[Tuberous sclerosis]]<br>
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*'''[[TS]]''' - [[Tuberous sclerosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[TSC]]''' - [[Tuberous sclerosis]]<br>
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*'''[[TSC]]''' - [[Tuberous sclerosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[TSEs]]''' - [[Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies]]<br>
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*'''[[TSEs]]''' - [[Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies]]<br>
  
* '''[[TSP]]''' - [[Tropical spastic paraparesis]]<br>
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*'''[[TSP]]''' - [[Tropical spastic paraparesis]]<br>
  
* '''[[TTH]]''' - [[Tension type headache]]<br>
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*'''[[TTH]]''' - [[Tension type headache]]<br>
  
* '''[[TTP]]''' - [[Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura]]<br>
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*'''[[TTP]]''' - [[Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura]]<br>
  
==U==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==U==
  
* '''[[UCPPS]]''' - [[Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome]] ([[Interstitial cystitis|IC/BPS]] + [[chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome|CP/CPPS]])<br>
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*'''[[UCPPS]]''' - [[Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome]] ([[Interstitial cystitis|IC/BPS]] + [[chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome|CP/CPPS]])<br>
  
* '''[[UDA]]''' - [[Urticaria-deafness-amyloidosis]]<br>
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*'''[[UDA]]''' - [[Urticaria-deafness-amyloidosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[UTI]]''' - [[Urinary tract infection]]<br>
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*'''[[UTI]]''' - [[Urinary tract infection]]<br>
  
* '''[[UC]]''' - [[Ulcerative colitis]]<br>
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*'''[[UC]]''' - [[Ulcerative colitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[URI]]''' - [[Upper respiratory tract infection|Upper respiratory infection]] |} ==V==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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*'''[[URI]]''' - [[Upper respiratory tract infection|Upper respiratory infection]]<br>==V==
  
* '''[[VCFS]]''' - [[Velo cardio facial syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[VCFS]]''' - [[Velo cardio facial syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[vCJD]]''' - [[variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease]]<br>
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*'''[[vCJD]]''' - [[variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[VD]]''' - [[Venereal disease]]<br>
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*'''[[VD]]''' - [[Venereal disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[VHF]]''' - [[Viral hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
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*'''[[VHF]]''' - [[Viral hemorrhagic fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[VHL]]''' - [[Von Hippel–Lindau disease]]<br>
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*'''[[VHL]]''' - [[Von Hippel–Lindau disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[VP]]''' - [[Variegate porphyria]]<br>
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*'''[[VP]]''' - [[Variegate porphyria]]<br>
  
* '''[[VSD]]''' - [[Ventricular septal defect]]<br>
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*'''[[VSD]]''' - [[Ventricular septal defect]]<br>
  
* '''[[VVC]]''' - [[Vulvovaginal candidiasis]]<br>
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*'''[[VVC]]''' - [[Vulvovaginal candidiasis]]<br>
  
* '''[[VWD]]''' - [[Von Willebrand disease]]<br>
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*'''[[VWD]]''' - [[Von Willebrand disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[VWM disease]]''' - [[Vanishing white matter disease]]<br>
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*'''[[VWM disease]]''' - [[Vanishing white matter disease]]<br>
  
==W==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==W==
  
* '''[[WAGR syndrome]]''' - [[WAGR syndrome|Wilms tumor, aniridia, genitourinary anomalies, and mental retardation syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[WAGR syndrome]]''' - [[WAGR syndrome|Wilms tumor, aniridia, genitourinary anomalies, and mental retardation syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[WD]]''' - [[Wilson's disease]]<br>
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*'''[[WD]]''' - [[Wilson's disease]]<br>
  
* '''[[WEE]]''' - [[Western equine encephalitis]]<br>
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*'''[[WEE]]''' - [[Western equine encephalitis]]<br>
  
* '''[[WS]]''' - [[Williams syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[WS]]''' - [[Williams syndrome]]<br>
  
==X==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==X==
  
* '''[[X-ALD]]''' - [[X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy]]<br>
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*'''[[X-ALD]]''' - [[X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy]]<br>
  
* '''[[X-CALD X-linked cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy<br>
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*'''X-CALD X-linked cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy<br>'''
  
* '''[[XDH and AOX dual deficiency Xanthine dehydrogenase and aldehyde oxidase combined deficiency<br>
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*'''XDH and AOX dual deficiency Xanthine dehydrogenase and aldehyde oxidase combined deficiency<br>'''
  
* '''[[XDH deficiency Xanthine dehydrogenase deficiency<br>
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*'''XDH deficiency Xanthine dehydrogenase deficiency<br>'''
  
* '''[[XDP]]''' - [[X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism]]<br>
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*'''[[XDP]]''' - [[X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism]]<br>
  
* '''[[XDR TB]]''' - [[Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis]]<br>
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*'''[[XDR TB]]''' - [[Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis]]<br>
  
* '''[[XHED]]''' - [[X-linked hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia]]<br>
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*'''[[XHED]]''' - [[X-linked hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia]]<br>
  
* '''[[XLSA]]''' - [[X-linked sideroblastic anemia]]<br>
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*'''[[XLSA]]''' - [[X-linked sideroblastic anemia]]<br>
  
* '''[[XMEN X-linked immunodeficiency with magnesium defect, Epstein-Barr virus infection and neoplasia<br>
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*'''XMEN X-linked immunodeficiency with magnesium defect, Epstein-Barr virus infection and neoplasia<br>'''
  
* '''[[XP]]''' - [[Xeroderma pigmentosa]]<br>
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*'''[[XP]]''' - [[Xeroderma pigmentosa]]<br>
  
* '''[[XSCID]]''' - [[X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency]]<br>
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*'''[[XSCID]]''' - [[X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency]]<br>
  
* '''[[XXX syndrome]]''' - [[Triple X syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[XXX syndrome]]''' - [[Triple X syndrome]]<br>
  
==Y==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==Y==
  
* '''[[YF]]''' - [[Yellow Fever]]<br>
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*'''[[YF]]''' - [[Yellow Fever]]<br>
  
* '''[[YNS]]''' - [[Yellow nail syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[YNS]]''' - [[Yellow nail syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[YSS]]''' - [[Young–Simpson syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[YSS]]''' - [[Young–Simpson syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[YVS]]''' - [[Yunis–Varon syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[YVS]]''' - [[Yunis–Varon syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[YY syndrome]]''' - [[Double Y syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[YY syndrome]]''' - [[Double Y syndrome]]<br>
  
==Z==<br>Diseases and disorders<br>
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==Z==
  
* '''[[ZAP-70 deficiency]]''' - [[Zeta-associated-protein 70 deficiency]]<br>
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*'''[[ZAP-70 deficiency]]''' - [[Zeta-associated-protein 70 deficiency]]<br>
  
* '''[[ZBLS]]''' - [[Zadik–Barak–Levin syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ZBLS]]''' - [[Zadik–Barak–Levin syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ZES]]''' - [[Zollinger-Ellison syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ZES]]''' - [[Zollinger-Ellison syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ZLS]]''' - [[Zimmermann-Laband syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ZLS]]''' - [[Zimmermann-Laband syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ZS]]''' - [[Zellweger syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ZS]]''' - [[Zellweger syndrome]]<br>
  
* '''[[ZTTK syndrome]]''' - [[Zhu-Tokita-Takenouchi-Kim syndrome]]<br>
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*'''[[ZTTK syndrome]]''' - [[Zhu-Tokita-Takenouchi-Kim syndrome]]<br>
  
==See also== * [[Acronyms in healthcare]] * [[List of medical abbreviations: Overview]] * [[List of medical abbreviations: Latin abbreviations]] * [[List of abbreviations for medical organisations and personnel]] * [[List of abbreviations used in medical prescriptions]] * [[List of optometric abbreviations]]
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==See also==  
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*[[Acronyms in healthcare]]
  
 
[[Category:Medical acronyms]]
 
[[Category:Medical acronyms]]

Latest revision as of 20:42, 30 July 2020

List of medical abbreviations and acronyms

A

Diseases and disorders

  • ADD-RT Attention deficit disorder – residual type
  • ALA DD - Aminolevulinic acid dehydratase deficiency porphyria (the disease is known by multiple names)
  • ASHF Acute systolic heart failure

B

  • BH Behaviorally handicapped

C

  • - CADASIL Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy
  • CDHF Chronic diastolic heart failure
  • - CHARGE syndrome Coloboma of the eye, heart defects, atresia of the nasal choanae, retarded growth & or development, genital abnormalities, ear abnormalities
  • CMT1A Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1A
  • CMT1B Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1B
  • CMT1C Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1C
  • CMT1D Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1D
  • CMT1E Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1E
  • CMT1F Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1F
  • CMT1X Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 1X
  • CMT2 Charcot–Marie–Tooth disease type 2

D

E

F

G

H

  • - H1N1 flu Hemagglutinin Type 1 and Neuraminidase Type 1 influenza
  • - HELLP syndrome Hemolytic anemia, elevated liver enzymes and low platelet count syndrome

I

  • - IBIDS syndrome Ichthyosis, brittle hair, intellectual impairment, decreased fertility, and short stature syndrome
  • - ICF syndrome Immunodeficiency, centromere instability and facial anomalies syndrome

J

K

L

M

  • NPC1 Niemann–Pick disease, type C1

O

P

Q

  • QPS Quebec platelet syndrome

R

S

T

U

W

X

  • X-CALD X-linked cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy
  • XDH and AOX dual deficiency Xanthine dehydrogenase and aldehyde oxidase combined deficiency
  • XDH deficiency Xanthine dehydrogenase deficiency
  • XMEN X-linked immunodeficiency with magnesium defect, Epstein-Barr virus infection and neoplasia

Y

Z

See also