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Abbreviations and Acronyms

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R factor is an acronym for resistance factor
R is an abbreviation of Reaumur
R is an abbreviation of resistance
R is an abbreviation of roentgen
R is an abbreviation of rough
R plasmid is an acronym for resistance plasmid
R. acetosa is an abbreviation of Rumex acetosa
R. acus is an abbreviation of Raphidascaris acus
R. albus is an abbreviation of Ruminococcus albus
R. arrhizus is an abbreviation of Rhizopus arrhizus
R. arundinum is an abbreviation of Redunca arundinum
R. arvalis is an abbreviation of Rana arvalis
R. aurantiacus is an abbreviation of Rhodococcus aurantiacus
R. auricularia is an abbreviation of Radix auricularia
R. bellii is an abbreviation of Rickettsia bellii
R. bronchialis is an abbreviation of Rhodococcus bronchialis
R. cataractae is an abbreviation of Rhinichthys cataractae
R. clavatus is an abbreviation of Riptortus clavatus
R. conorii is an abbreviation of Rickettsia conorii
R. coxinga is an abbreviation of Rattus coxinga
R. dearborni is an abbreviation of Rhigophila dearborni
R. equi is an abbreviation of Rhodococcus equi
R. esculenta is an abbreviation of Rana esculenta
R. flavefaciens is an abbreviation of Ruminococcus flavefaciens
R. fulvescens is an abbreviation of Reithrodontomys fulvescens
R. gelatinosus is an abbreviation of Rhodocyclus gelatinosus
R. gelatinosus is an abbreviation of Rhytidodes gelatinosus
R. gelatinosus is an abbreviation of Rubrivivax gelatinosus
R. glutinis is an abbreviation of Rhodotorula glutinis
R. glutinosa is an abbreviation of Rehmannia glutinosa
R. grylli is an abbreviation of Rickettsiella grylli
R. hipposideros is an abbreviation of Rhinolophus hipposideros
R. leguminosarum is an abbreviation of Rhizobium leguminosarum
R. molle is an abbreviation of Rhododendron molle
R. muirii is an abbreviation of Raillardiopsis muirii
R. nasutus is an abbreviation of Rhinacanthus nasutus
R. nasutus is an abbreviation of Rhodnius nasutus
R. Ph. is an abbreviation of registered pharmacist
R. pusillus is an abbreviation of Rhizomucor pusillus
R. rugosa is an abbreviation of Rana rugosa
R. rutilus is an abbreviation of Rutilus rutilus
R. sylvatica is an abbreviation of Rana sylvatica
R. tapirina is an abbreviation of Rhombosolea tapirina
R. toco is an abbreviation of Ramphastos toco
R. verticalis is an abbreviation of Requena verticalis
R.A.M.C. is an acronym for Royal Army Medical Corps
R.C.M. is an acronym for Royal College of Midwives
R.C.N. is an acronym for Royal College of Nursing
R.C.O.G. is an acronym for Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
R.C.P. is an acronym for Royal College of Physicians
R.C.S. is an acronym for Royal College of Surgeons
R.C.V.S. is an acronym for Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
R.D. is an acronym for reaction of degeneration
R.F.A. is an acronym for right frontoanterior
R.F.P. is an acronym for right frontoposterior
R.G.N. is an acronym for Registered General Nurse
R.I.F. is an acronym for right iliac fossa
R.M.N. is an acronym for Registered Mental Nurse
R.M.O. is an acronym for Regional Medical Officer
R.M.P. is an acronym for right mentoposterior
R.N. is an acronym for Registered Nurse
R.N.M.S. is an acronym for Registered Nurse for the Mentally Sub-Normal
R.O.A. is an acronym for right occipitoanterior
R.O.P. is an acronym for right occipitoposterior
R.R.L. is an acronym for Registered Record Librarian
R.S.A. is an acronym for Republic of South Africa
R.S.A. is an acronym for right sacroanterior
R.S.B. is an acronym for Regimental Stretcher Bearer
R.S.C.N. is an acronym for Registered Sick Children's Nurse
R.S.M. is an acronym for Royal Society of Medicine
R.S.N.A. is an acronym for Radiological Society of North America
R.S.P. is an acronym for right sacroposterior
R.S.T. is an acronym for right sacrotransverse
R.S.T.M.H. is an acronym for Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
R.T. is an acronym for reading test
R.U. is an acronym for rat unit
R.V.H. is an acronym for right ventricular hypertrophy
Ra is an abbreviation of radial
Ra is an abbreviation of radium
Ra is an abbreviation of Rayleigh number
RA is an abbreviation of Raynaud's
RA is an acronym for airway resistance
RA is an acronym for radioactive
RA is an acronym for radioactivity
RA is an acronym for radionuclide angiography
RA is an acronym for ragweed antigen
RA is an acronym for rapidly adapting
RA is an acronym for reading age
RA is an acronym for reciprocal asymmetrical
RA is an acronym for refractory anemia
RA is an acronym for refractory ascites
RA is an acronym for renal artery
RA is an acronym for renin activity
RA is an acronym for renin angiotensin
RA is an acronym for repeat action
RA is an acronym for residual air
RA is an acronym for retinoic acid
RA is an acronym for rheumatic arthritis
RA is an acronym for rheumatoid agglutinin
RA is an acronym for rheumatoid arthritis
RA is an acronym for right angle
RA is an acronym for right angulation
RA is an acronym for right arm
RA is an acronym for right atrial
RA is an acronym for right atrium
RA is an acronym for right auricle
ra. is an abbreviation of radius
rAAV is an acronym for recombinant adeno-associated virus
rab GG transferase is an acronym for rab geranylgeranyltransferase
RabGDI is an acronym for rab guanine nucleotide dissociation inhibitor
rac is an abbreviation of racemate
rad is an abbreviation of radix
RadLV is an abbreviation of radiation leukemia virus
RAEB is an acronym for refractory anemia with excess blasts
RAF is an abbreviation of repetitive atrial firing
RAF is an abbreviation of rheumatoid arthritis factor
RAH is an abbreviation of recurrent artery of Heubner
RaKCaR is an acronym for rat kidney calcium polyvalent cation-sensing receptor
RAPD is an acronym for relative afferent pupillary defect
RAR is an acronym for rat insulin receptor
RAR is an acronym for reno-aortic ratio
RARS is an acronym for refractory anemia with ring sideroblasts
RAS is an acronym for rapid atrial stimulation
RAS is an acronym for recurrent apthous stomatitis
RAS is an acronym for reflex-activating stimulus
RAS is an acronym for renal artery stenosis
RAS is an acronym for renin-angiotensin system
RAS is an acronym for reticular activating system
RAS is an acronym for rheumatoid arthritis serum
RA-s is an acronym for right arm, sitting
Ras. is an abbreviation of rasura
RAST is an acronym for radioallergosorbent test
RAV is an acronym for Rous-associated virus
RAW is an acronym for airway resistance
Rb is an abbreviation of rubidium
RBBB is an acronym for right bundle branch block
rbc is an acronym for red blood cell
RBC is an acronym for red blood corpuscle
RBC is an acronym for red blood count
RBE is an acronym for relative biological effectiveness
RBF is an abbreviation of regional blood flow
RBF is an abbreviation of regional bone mass
RBF is an abbreviation of renal blood flow
RBL is an abbreviation of rat basophilic leukemia
RBL is an abbreviation of Reid's baseline
RBP is an acronym for retinol-binding protein
RBP is an acronym for riboflavin-binding protein
Rc is an abbreviation of receptor
Rc is an acronym for conditioned response
RC is an acronym for radiocarpal
RC is an acronym for reaction center
RC is an acronym for recrystallization
RC is an acronym for red cell
RC is an acronym for red cell cast
RC is an acronym for red corpuscle
RC is an acronym for Red Cross
RC is an acronym for referred care
RC is an acronym for regenerated cellulose
RC is an acronym for resistor-capacitor electronic circuit
RC is an acronym for respiratory care
RC is an acronym for respiratory center
RC is an acronym for rest cure
RC is an acronym for retention catheter
RC is an acronym for retrograde cystogram
RC is an acronym for rib cage
RC is an acronym for root canal
RC is an acronym for routine cholecystography
Rc. gelatinosus is an abbreviation of Rhodocyclus gelatinosus
RCA is an acronym for red cell agglutination
RCA is an acronym for relative chemotactic activity
RCA is an acronym for renal cell carcinoma
RCA is an acronym for right carotid artery
RCA is an acronym for right coronary artery
RCC is an acronym for radiological control center
RCC is an acronym for rape crisis center
RCC is an acronym for ratio of cost to charges
RCC is an acronym for receptor-chemoeffector complex
RCC is an acronym for red cell cast
RCC is an acronym for red cell count
RCC is an acronym for renal cell carcinoma
RCC is an acronym for right common carotid
RCM is an acronym for radiocontrast medium
RCM is an acronym for radiographic contrast media
RCM is an acronym for radiographic contrast medium
RCM is an acronym for red cell mass
RCM is an acronym for reflection contrast microscopy
RCM is an acronym for reinforced clostridial medium
RCM is an acronym for replacement culture medium
RCM is an acronym for restrictive cardiomyopathy
RCM is an acronym for right costal margin
RCM is an acronym for ring-closing metathesis
RCM is an acronym for Royal College of Midwives
rCRP is an acronym for rat cysteine-rich protein
RCS is an acronym for reticulum cell sarcoma
RCU is an acronym for red cell utilization
RCU is an acronym for respiratory care unit
rd is an abbreviation of reading
rd is an abbreviation of rutherford
RD is an acronym for radial deviation
RD is an acronym for rate difference
Rd is an acronym for rate of disappearance
RD is an acronym for Raynaud's disease
RD is an acronym for reaction of denervation
RD is an acronym for registered dietitian
RD is an acronym for Reiter's disease
RD is an acronym for related donor
RD is an acronym for renal disease
RD is an acronym for Renon-Delille
RD is an acronym for resistance determinant
RD is an acronym for respiratory disease
RD is an acronym for retinal detachment
RD is an acronym for Reye's disease
RD is an acronym for rheumatoid disease
RD is an acronym for right deltoid
RD is an acronym for right dorso-anterior
RD is an acronym for Riley-Day
RD is an acronym for Rolland-Desbuquois
RD is an acronym for rubber dam
RD is an acronym for ruminal drinking
RD is an acronym for ruptured disc
rDNA is an acronym for recombinant deoxyribonucleic acid
rDNA is an acronym for ribosomal deoxyribonucleic acid
Re is an abbreviation of rhenium
REA is an acronym for radiation emergency area
REA is an acronym for radioenzymatic assay
REA is an acronym for renal anastomosis
REA is an acronym for right ear advantage
rec is an abbreviation of fresh
rec is an abbreviation of recessive
rec is an abbreviation of recombinant chromosome
rec is an abbreviation of record
rec is an abbreviation of recovery
rec is an abbreviation of recurrence
recA is an abbreviation of recombination A
rect. is an abbreviation of rectified
REE is an acronym for resting energy expenditure
reg is an abbreviation of region
Reg is an abbreviation of registered
REG is an acronym for Radiation Exposure Guide
REG is an acronym for radioencephalogram
REG is an acronym for radioencephalograph
REG is an acronym for radioencephalography
reg. is an abbreviation of regarding
reg. is an abbreviation of regular
ReLPS is an acronym for rough lipopolysaccharide
ReLPS is an acronym for Salmonella minnesota Re 595 lipopolysaccharide
rem is an abbreviation of removal
rem is an acronym for radiation equivalent man
REM is an acronym for rapid eye movement
REM is an acronym for recent-event memory
REM is an acronym for reticular erythematous mucinosis
REM is an acronym for return electrode monitor
REM is an acronym for roentgen-equivalent-man
rem is an acronym for roentgen-equivalent-man
REM sleep is an acronym for rapid eye movement sleep
ReP is an abbreviation of retrograde pyelogram
REP is an acronym for rest-exercise program
rep is an acronym for roentgen equivalent physical
RER is an abbreviation of renal excretion rate
RER is an abbreviation of respiratory exchange ratio
RER is an abbreviation of rough endoplasmic reticulum
resp is an abbreviation of respective
resp is an abbreviation of respectively
resp is an abbreviation of respiration
resp is an abbreviation of respondent
ret is an abbreviation of retired
rev is an abbreviation of revolution
Rf is an abbreviation of rutherfordium
RF is an acronym for rheumatic fever
RF is an acronym for rheumatoid factor
RFA is an acronym for right femoral artery
RFLP analysis is an abbreviation of restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis
RFLP is an acronym for restriction fragment length polymorphism
RFP is an acronym for recurrent facial paralysis
RFP is an acronym for request for payment
RFP is an acronym for request for proposal
RFT is an acronym for respiratory function test
RFT is an acronym for right frontotransverse
RFT is an acronym for ring finger test
RFT is an acronym for rod-and-frame test
rFVIII is an acronym for recombinant factor VIII
Rg is an acronym for gap rate
RG is an acronym for gill resistance
RG is an acronym for radical gastrectomy
Rg is an acronym for radius of gyration
rG is an acronym for recombinant granulocyte
RG is an acronym for red gastrocnemius muscle
rG is an acronym for regular gene
RG is an acronym for retinal ganglion
RG is an acronym for right gluteal
rG-CSF is an acronym for recombinant granulocyte colony-stimulating factor
RGDS is an acronym for arginine-glycine-aspartate-serine
RG-II is an acronym for rhamnogalacturonan II
Rh is an abbreviation of rhesus factor
Rh is an abbreviation of rhodium
Rh isoimmunization is an abbreviation of rhesus factor isoimmunization
RHBV is an acronym for rice hoja blanca virus
rhDNase is an acronym for recombinant human deoxyribonuclease I
RHG is an abbreviation of right hand grip
rHGH is an acronym for recombinant human growth hormone
rhoGAP is an acronym for rho GTPase-activating protein
rhoGAP is an acronym for rho guanosinetriphosphatase-activating protein
rHuEPO is an acronym for recombinant human erythropoietin
RIA is an acronym for radioimmunoassay
RIBA is an acronym for recombinant immunoblot assay
ribosomal RNA is an acronym for ribosomal ribonucleic acid
RID is an acronym for radial immunodiffusion
rIFN is an acronym for recombinant interferon
rIgG is an acronym for recombinant immunoglobulin
RII is an abbreviation of type II receptor
RIII is an abbreviation of type III receptor
RIPA is an acronym for radioimmunoprecipitation assay
rist is an acronym for radioimmunosorbent test
rit is an abbreviation of ritardando
RK is an acronym for radial keratotomy
RKBP is an acronym for rat kallikrein-binding protein
RL is an acronym for radiation laboratory
RL is an acronym for reduction level
RL is an acronym for resistive load
RL is an acronym for reticular lamina
RL is an acronym for right lateral
RL is an acronym for right leg
RL is an acronym for right lung
RL is an acronym for Ringer's lactate solution
RLF is an acronym for retrolental fibroplasia
RLF is an acronym for right lateral femoral
RLF is an acronym for right lateral flexion
RLV is an acronym for Rauscher leukemia virus
RLV is an acronym for regional lung volume
RM is an abbreviation of radical mastectomy
RM is an abbreviation of random migration
RM is an abbreviation of range of movement
RM is an abbreviation of red marrow
RM is an abbreviation of reference material
RM is an abbreviation of rehabilitation medicine
RM is an abbreviation of reinforced maneuver
RM is an abbreviation of relative mobility
rm is an abbreviation of remission
RM is an abbreviation of resistive movement
RM is an abbreviation of respiratory movement
RM is an abbreviation of Riehl's melanosis
rm is an abbreviation of room
RM is an abbreviation of routine management
RM is an abbreviation of ruptured membranes
RMA is an acronym for reflex modification audiometry
RMA is an acronym for Registered Medical Assistant
RMA is an acronym for relative medullary area
RMA is an acronym for right mentoanterior
RMA is an acronym for right mentoanterior
RMA is an acronym for Rivermead motor assessment
rML is an acronym for recombinant mistletoe lectin
RML is an acronym for refractory malignant lymphoma
RML is an acronym for right middle lobe
RMP is an abbreviation of rifampin
RMP is an acronym for rapidly miscible pool
RMP is an acronym for regional medical program
RMP is an acronym for resting membrane potential
RMP is an acronym for ribulose monophosphate pathway
RMS is an abbreviation of rectal morphine sulfate
RMS is an abbreviation of red man syndrome
RMS is an abbreviation of repetitive motion syndrome
RMS is an abbreviation of respiratory muscle strength
RMS is an abbreviation of rheumatic mitral stenosis
RMS is an abbreviation of rhodomyosarcoma
RMS is an abbreviation of rigid man syndrome
RMS is an abbreviation of root-mean-square
rms is an abbreviation of root-mean-square
RMSF is an acronym for rocky mountain spotted fever
RMT is an acronym for recognition memory test
RMT is an acronym for Registered Music Therapist
RMT is an acronym for relative medullary thickness
RMT is an acronym for residual mature teratoma
RMT is an acronym for respiratory muscle training
RMT is an acronym for resting motor threshold
RMT is an acronym for retromolar trigone
RMT is an acronym for right mentotransverse
RMT is an acronym for right mentotransverse
Rn is an abbreviation of radon
RN is an acronym for radionuclide
RN is an acronym for reactive nitrogen
RN is an acronym for red nucleus
RN is an acronym for residual nitrogen
RN is an acronym for reticular nucleus
RNA is an acronym for ribonucleic acid
RNasin is an acronym for ribonuclease inhibitor
RNP is an acronym for ribonucleoprotein
RO is an acronym for Receiving Operating Characteristics
ROA is an acronym for retinyl acetate
ROC is an acronym for receiver operating characteristic
ROC is an acronym for receptor-operated channel
ROC is an acronym for relative operating characteristic
ROC is an acronym for resident on call
ROC is an acronym for residual organic carbon
ROM is an abbreviation of range of motion
ROM is an abbreviation of read only memory
rom is an abbreviation of reciprocal ohm meter
ROM is an abbreviation of rupture of membrane
ROP is an acronym for retinopathy of prematurity
RP is an acronym for radial pulse
RP is an acronym for radiopharmaceutical
RP is an acronym for rapid processing
RP is an acronym for Raynaud's phenomenon
RP is an acronym for reactive protein
RP is an acronym for readiness potential
RP is an acronym for rectal prolapse
RP is an acronym for refractory period
RP is an acronym for regulatory protein
RP is an acronym for relapsing polychondritis
RP is an acronym for respiratory rate
RP is an acronym for rest pain
RP is an acronym for resting potential
RP is an acronym for resting pressure
RP is an acronym for retinitis pigmentosa
RP is an acronym for retrograde pyelogram
RP is an acronym for retroperitoneal
RP is an acronym for reverse phase
RP is an acronym for rheumatoid polyarthritis
RP is an acronym for ribose phosphate
RPCH is an acronym for red pigment-concentrating hormone
RPE is an abbreviation of rate of perceived exertion
RPE is an abbreviation of recurrent pulmonary embolism
RPE is an abbreviation of retinal pigment epithelium
RPF is an acronym for renal plasma flow
RPHDHD is an acronym for rhamnopyranosyl-3-hydroxydecanoyl-3-hydroxydecanoate
rpm is an acronym for revolutions per minute
RPMI is an acronym for Roswell Park Memorial Institute medium
RPO is an acronym for reticularis pontis oralis
RPO is an acronym for right posterior oblique
RPP is an acronym for heart rate-systolic blood pressure product
RPP is an acronym for rapidly progressive periodontitis
RPP is an acronym for rate-pressure product
RPP is an acronym for renal perfusion pressure
RPP is an acronym for retropubic prostatectomy
RPR is an acronym for rapid plasmin reagin
RPR test is an acronym for rapid plasma reagin test
RPTPalpha is an acronym for receptor-linked protein-tyrosine-phosphatase alpha
RPTPbeta is an acronym for receptor protein tyrosine phosphatase-beta
RPTPbeta is an acronym for receptor-type protein-tyrosine phosphatase-beta
RPTPgamma is an acronym for receptor protein tyrosine phosphatase gamma
RPTPsigma is an acronym for receptor protein tyrosine phosphatase sigma
RQ is an acronym for recovery quotient
RQ is an acronym for reportable quantity
RQ is an acronym for respiratory quotient
RR is an acronym for recovery room
rRNA is an acronym for ribosomal ribonucleic acid
RRS is an acronym for retrorectal space
RRS is an acronym for Richards-Rundle syndrome
RS is an acronym for reed-sternberg
RS is an acronym for retinyl acetate
Rsa is an abbreviation of systemic arterial resistance
RSA is an acronym for rabbit serum albumin
RSA is an acronym for rat serum albumin
RSA is an acronym for regular spiking activity
RSA is an acronym for relative specific radioactivity
RSA is an acronym for relative standard accuracy
RSA is an acronym for respiratory sinus arrhythmia
RSA is an acronym for reticulum sarcoma
RSA is an acronym for right subclavian artery
RSCA is an acronym for reference strand conformation analysis
RSCA is an acronym for reference strand mediated conformation analysis
RSCA is an acronym for right subclavian artery
RSP is an acronym for recirculating single pass
RSP is an acronym for removable silicone plug
RSSP is an acronym for rice seed storage prolamine
RST is an acronym for radiosensitivity test
RST is an acronym for radiosensitivity testing
RST is an acronym for reagin screen test
RST is an acronym for rubrospinal tract
RSV is an acronym for Rous sarcoma virus
RTA is an abbreviation of renal tubular acidosis
RTA is an abbreviation of reverse transcriptase assay
RTA is an abbreviation of road traffic accident
RTK is an acronym for receptor tyrosine kinase
RTOG is an acronym for Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
RTS is an abbreviation of real time scan
RTS is an abbreviation of right toestrike
RTS is an abbreviation of Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome
RTSH is an acronym for Recovery Training and Self-Help
RTV is an acronym for regional tidal volume
RTV is an acronym for room temperature vulcanization
Ru is an abbreviation of ruthenium
RUL is an acronym for right unilateral
RUL is an acronym for right upper eyelid
RUL is an acronym for right upper lateral
RUL is an acronym for right upper limb
RUL is an acronym for right upper lobe
RV is an acronym for residual volume
RVA is an acronym for recombinant virus assay
RVA is an acronym for right ventricular apex
RVA is an acronym for right ventricular area
RVC is an acronym for rectovaginal constriction
RVC is an acronym for regional vital capacity
RVH is an acronym for renal vascular hypertension
RVH is an acronym for renovascular hypertension
Rvi. gelatinosus is an abbreviation of Rubrivivax gelatinosus
RVLM is an acronym for rostral ventrolateral medulla
Rx is an abbreviation of recipe
Rx. gelatinosus is an abbreviation of Rubrivivax gelatinosus
RYIRFamide is an acronym for arginyl-tyrosyl-isoleucyl-arginyl-phenylalaninamide
RZRalpha is an acronym for retinoid Z receptor alpha
RZRbeta is an acronym for retinoid Z receptor beta

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