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    Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations
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  • GDC  General Dental Council; giant dopamine-containing cell; Guglielmi detachable coil [x-ray imaging]
  • Gd-CDTA  gadolinium-cyclohexane-diamine-tetraacetic acid
  • GDCMS  German Dilated Cardiomyopathy Study
  • Gd-DOTA  gadolinium-tetra-azacyclo-dodecatetraacetic acid
  • Gd-DTPA  gadolinium-diethylene-triamine-pentaacetic acid
  • GDE  Genetic Data Environment
  • Gd-EDTA  gadolinium diethylene-triamine-pentaacetic acid
  • GDEP  general dielectrophoretic [force]
  • GDF  gel diffusion precipitin; growth differentiation factor
  • GDH  glucose dehydrogenase; glutamate dehydrogenase; glycerophosphate dehydrogenase; glycol dehydrogenase; gonadotropin hormone; growth and differentiation hormone
  • GDI  common gateway interface; guanidine nucleotide dissociation inhibitor
  • GDID  genetically determined immunodeficiency disease
  • g/dL  grams per deciliter
  • GDM  gestational diabetes mellitus
  • GDMO  General Duties Medical Officer
  • GdMP  gadolinium mesoporphyrin
  • GDMS  glow discharge mass spectrometry
  • gDNA  genomic deoxyribonucleic acid
  • GDNF  glial cell line derived neutrophilic factor
  • GDP  gel diffusion precipitin; gross domestic product; guanosine diphosphate
  • GDS  General Dental Service [UK]; geriatric depression scale; Global Deterioration Scale; Gordon Diagnostic System [for attention disorders]; gradual dosage schedule; guanosine diphosphate dissociation stimulator
  • GDT  geometrically deformable template
  • GDU  gastroduodenal ulcer
  • GDV  garlic dwarf virus
  • GDW  glass-distilled water
  • GDXY  XY gonadal dysgenesis
  • GE  gastric empyting; gastroemotional; gastroenteritis; gastroenterology; gastroenterostomy; gastroesophageal; gastrointestinal endoscopy; gel electrophoresis; generalized epilepsy; generator of excitation; genetic enhancement; genome equivalent; gentamicin; glandular epithelium; grade of evidence; gradient echo; guanidoethyl
  • G-E  gradient-echo [imaging]
  • G/E  granulocyte/erythroid [ratio]
  • Ge  germanium
  • gE  glycoprotein E
  • GEA  gastric electrical activity; gastroepiploid artery
  • GEART  Gemfibrozil Atherosclerosis Regression Trial
  • GEB  gum elastic bougie
  • GEC  galactose elimination capacity; glomerular epithelial cell
  • GECC  Government Employees' Clinic Centre
  • GEE  generalized estimating equation
  • GEF  gastroesophageal fundoplication; glossoepiglottic fold; gonadotropin enhancing factor; guanosine nucleotide exchange factor
  • Ge-G  Gerbich negative
  • GEH  glycerol ester hydrolase
  • GEHR  Good European Health Record
  • GEJ  gastroesophageal junction
  • gel  gelatin
  • GELIA  German Experience with Low-Intensity Anticoagulation
  • GEM  guidelines element model
  • GEMISCH  Generalized Medical Information System for Community Health
  • GEM-Q  guidelines element model-quality
  • GE-MRI  gradient echo magnetic resonance imaging
  • GEMS  gel electrophoresis mass spectrometry; generic error-modeling system
  • GEMS/Food  [WHO] Global Environment Monitoring System-Food Contamination Monitoring and Assessment Programme
  • GEMSS  glaucoma-lens ectopia-microspherophakia-stiffness-shortness syndrome
  • GEMT  German Eminase Multicenter Trial
  • GEN  gender; generation
  • Gen  genetic, genetics; genus
  • gen  general; genital
  • GeneCIS  Genetic Clinical Information System [UK]
  • GENESIS  General Ethnography and Needs Evaluations; Genes in Stroke [study]
  • genet  genetic, genetics
  • GENE-TOX  Genetic Toxicology [database]
  • genit  genitalia, genital
  • GENNET  Genetic Network
  • GENOA  Genetics of Atherosclerosis [study]
  • GENOVA  generalized analysis of variance
  • GENPS  genital neoplasm-papilloma syndrome
  • GenRF  gene reference into function
  • GENT  gentamicin
  • GEO  Gene Expression Omnibus [data repository]; genetically enhanced organism
  • GEP  gastroenteropancreatic; gustatory evoked potential
  • GEPG  gastroesophageal pressure gradient
  • GEPIC  granulocyte elastase alpha-1 proteinase inhibitor complex
  • GER  gas exchange region; gastroesophageal reflux; geriatrics; granular endoplasmic reticulum
  • Ger  geriatric(s); German
  • GERD  gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • geriat  geriatrics, geriatric
  • GeriROS  geriatric review of systems
  • GERL  Golgi-associated endoplasmic reticulum lysosome
  • GEROD  Generator of Body Data [computer program]
  • Geront  gerontology, gerontologist, gerontologic
  • GERRI  geriatric evaluation by relative rating instrument
  • GERV  Germiston virus
  • GES  gastroesophageal sphincter; glucose-electrolyte solution
  • GEST, gest  gestation, gestational
  • GET  gastric emptying time; general endotracheal [anesthesia]; graded treadmill exercise test
  • GETV  Getah virus
  • GEU  geriatric evaluation unit
  • Gev  giga electron volt
  • GEWS  Gianturco expandable wire stent
  • GEX  gas exchange
  • Gexg  exogenous glucose
  • GF  gastric fistula; gastric fluid; germ-free; glass factor; glomerular filtration; gluten-free; grandfather; growth factor; growth failure
  • Gf  gastric fluid
  • gf  gram-force
  • GFA  genetic function approximation [algorithm]; glial fibrillary acidic [protein]
  • GF-AAS  graphite furnace atomic absorption spectroscopy
  • GFAP  glial fibrillary acidic protein
  • GFAT  glutamine:fructose-6-phosphate amidotransferase
  • GFCI  ground-fault circuit-interrupter
  • GFD  gingival fibromatosis-progressive deafness [syndrome]; gluten-free diet
  • GFFS  glycogen and fat-free solid
  • GFH  glucose-free Hanks [solution]
  • GFI  glucagon-free insulin; goodness-of-fit index; ground-fault interrupter
  • GfIV  Glypta fumiferanae ichnovirus
  • GFL  giant follicular lymphoma
  • Gflops  gigaflops [billions of floating point operations per second]
  • GFP  gamma-fetoprotein; gel-filtered platelet; glomerular filtered phosphate; green fluorescent protein
  • GFR  glomerular filtration rate
  • GFRP  growth factor response protein
  • GFS  global focal sclerosis; guafenesin
  • GFV  Gabek Forest virus
  • GG  gamma globulin; genioglossus; glycylglycine
  • gG  glycoprotein G
  • gg  gynogenetic
  • GGA  general gonadotropic activity
  •   G protein subunit gamma complex
  • GGC  gamma-glutamyl carboxylase
  • GGCS, g-GCS  gamma-glutamyl cysteine synthetase
  • GGE  generalized glandular enlargement; gradient gel electrophoresis
  • GGED  Graphical Gene-Expression Database
  • GGFC  gamma-globulin-free calf [serum]
  • GGG  glycine-rich gamma-glycoprotein
  • GGH  glycine-glycine-histidine
  • GGM  glucose-galactose malabsorption
  • GGMRF  generalized gaussian Markov random field
  • GGO  ground glass opacification
  • GG or S  glands, goiter, or stiffness [of neck]
  • GGPNA  gamma-glutamyl-p-nitroanilide
  • GGR  global genomic repair
  • GGT  gamma-glutamyl transferase; gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase; geranylgeranyltransferase
  • GGTB  glycoprotein 4-beta-galactosyl transferase
  • GGTP  gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase
  • GGV  Gaeumannomyces graminis virus; Gan Gan virus; generalized gross validation
  • GgV  Gaeumannomyces graminis virus
  • GGVB  gelatin, glucose, and veronal buffer
  • GGYV  Gadgets Gully virus
  • GH  general health; general hospital; genetic hemochromatosis; genetic hypertension; genetically hypertensive [rat]; geniohyoid; growth hormone
  • GHA  generalized harmonic analysis; glucoheptanoic acid; Group Health Association
  • GHAA  Group Health Association of America
  • GHAP  Global Health Care Application Project
  • GHAT  German Hip Arthroplasty Trial
  • GHB  gamma hydroxybutyrate
  • GHb  glycated hemoglobin
  • GHBA  gamma-hydroxybutyric acid
  • GHBMO  general hazardous materials behavior model
  • GHBP  growth hormone binding protein
  • GHC  group health cooperative
  • GHCH  giant hepatic cavernous hemangioma
  • GHD  growth hormone deficiency
  • GHDD  Ghosal hematodiaphyseal dysplasia
  • GHDNet  Global Health Disaster Network
  • GHEI  Global Health Equity Initiative
  • GHEV  Goeldichironomus holoprasinus entomopoxvirus
  • GHF  growth hormone factor
  • GHL  growth hormone-like
  • GHMM  Generalized Hidden Markov Model [DNA sequences]
  • GHNet  Global Health Network
  • GHP  growth hormone promotor [locus]; group health plan
  • GHPM  general health policy model
  • GHPQ  General Health Perception Questionnaire
  • GHQ  General Health Questionnaire
  • GHR  granulomatous hypersensitivity reaction; growth hormone receptor
  • GHRA  geriatric health risk appraisal [survey]
  • GHRF  growth hormone-releasing factor
  • GHRFR  growth hormone-releasing releasing factor
  • GH-RH  growth hormone-releasing hormone
  • GHRHR  growth hormone-releasing hormone receptor
  • GHRI  general health rating index
  • GH-RIF  growth hormone-release inhibiting factor
  • GH-RIH  growth hormone-release inhibiting hormone
  • GHRP  growth hormone releasing peptide
  • GHT  generalized Hough transform
  • GHV  goose hepatitis virus; growth hormone variant
  • GHz  gigahertz
  • GI  galvanic isolation; gastrointestinal; gelatin infusion [medium]; giant interneuron; gingival index; globin insulin; glomerular index; glucose intolerance; granuloma inguinale; growth inhibition
  • GI50  concentration required to inhibit cell growth by 50%
  • Gi  inhibitory guanyl-nucleotide-binding protein
  • gi  gill
  • GIA  gastrointestinal anastomosis
  • GIB  gastrointestinal bleeding
  • GIBF  gastrointestinal bacterial flora
  • GIBS  generalized iterative Bayesian simulation
  • GICA  gastrointestinal cancer
  • GID  gender identity disorder
  • GIF  gastric intrinsic factor; gonadotropin-inhibiting factor; graphic interchange format [imaging]; growth hormone-inhibiting factor
  • GIFB  growth hormone inhibitory factor, brain
  • GIFIC  graphical interface for intensive care
  • GIFT  gamete intrafallopian transfer; granulocyte immunofluorescence test
  • GIGO  garbage in, garbage out
  • GIH  gastrointestinal hemorrhage; growth-inhibiting hormone
  • GIHINA  Genetic Information Health Insurance Nondiscrimination Act
  • GII  gastrointestinal infection
  • GIK  Glucose-Insulin-Kalium [pilot trial]; glucose-insulin-potassium [solution]
  • GIM  general internal medicine; gonadotropin-inhibiting material
  • GIMC  general internal medicine clinic
  • GIN  Grosse Isle Anthrax Project [Canada]
  • GINA  Global Initiative for Asthma
  • Ging, ging  gingiva, gingival
  • g-ion  gram-ion
  • GIP  gastric inhibitory polypeptide; giant cell interstitial pneumonia; glucose-dependent insulinotropic peptide; gonorrheal invasive peritonitis
  • GIPR  gastric inhibitory polypeptide receptor
  • GIPSI  Gradual Inflation at Optimum Pressure vs Stent Implantation [study]
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