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~
approximately
a
before
AA
active assistive
Abcess
collection of pus
ABD
abduction
acidosis
condition of reduced alkali reserve of the blood (decrease in blood pH)
acne vulgaris
skin eruption with pustule
acrodynia
peripheral neuritis of the fingers or toes
ADD
adduction
aden
pertaining to a gland
ADL
activities of daily living
algia
pain
alienation
loss or separation of nervous control
allergic
hyper sensitivity of body to specific proteins
allodynia
pain from stimuli that is not usually painful
AMB
ambulation
Anastomosis
joining of arteries together to form collateral blood supply
Ankylosis
stiffening
antiseptic
substance that prevents the spread of bacteria
AP or A/P
anterior/posterior