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    AABB

    American Association of Blood Banks

    In English

    AACP

    American Academy of Cardiovascular Perfusion

    In English

    ABLES

    Adult Blood Lead Epidemiology and Surveillance

    In English

    ABMTR

    Autologus Blood & Marrow Transplant Registry

    In English

      ADHET

      Association pour le Développement de l'Hématologie et de la Transfusion (www.adhet.org)

      In French

      AES

      Accident Exposant au Sang

      In French

      AFH

      Association Française des Hémophiles (www.afh.asso.fr)

      In French

      aHUS

      Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

      In English

      APTT

      Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time

      In English

      ARC

      Aggregation of Red Blood Cells

      In English

        ARFY

        Atherosclerosis Risk-Factors in Female Youngsters

        In English

        ARMY

        Atherosclerosis Risk-Factors in Male Youngsters

        In English

        AVIS

        Associazione Volontari Italiani donatori Sangue

        In Italian

        BFI

        Blood Flow Index

        In English

          BFI

          Blood Flow Imaging

          In English

          BKS

          Blutkörperchensenkungsreaktion

          In German

            BKS

            Blutkörperchensenkung

            In German

              BP

              Blood Pressure

              In English

                BPMS

                Blood Pressure Measuring System

                In English

                  BSE
                  Bezinkingssnelheid van de Erythrocyten

                  = ESR | Erythrozytensedimentationsrate | In German
                  = ESR | Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate | In English
                  = VES | Velocità di Eritrosedimentazione | In Italian
                  = ENG | Eritrocitų Nusėdimo Greitis | In Lithuanian
                  = СОЭ | Скорость оседания эритроцитов | In Russian
                  = EÇS | Eritrositlərin Çökmə Sürəti | In Azerbaijani
                  = ΤΚΕ | Ταχύτητα Καθιζήσεως Ερυθρών | In Greek
                  = SE | Sedimentacija Eritrocita | In Serbo-Croatian
                  = SE | Sedimentacija Eritrocita | In Serbian
                  = ШОЕ | Швидкість Осідання Еритроцитів | In Ukrainian

                  In Dutch

                  BSG

                  Blutsenkungsgeschwindigkeit

                  In German

                    BSG

                    Blutkörperchensenkungsgeschwindigkeit

                    In German

                      BSR

                      Blutsenkungsreaktion

                      In German

                        BVI

                        Blood Volume Index

                        In English

                          CBC

                          Complete Blood Count

                          In English

                            CBF

                            Cerebral Blood Flow

                            In English

                            CBR

                            Centre for Blood Research

                            In English

                              CBS

                              Canadian Blood Services (www.bloodservices.ca)

                              In English

                              CCAIMT

                              Common Carotid Artery Intima Media Thickness (www.rsna.org)

                              In English

                              CCMH
                              Concentration Corpusculaire Moyenne en Hémoglobine

                              = MCHC | Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration | In English
                              = CHCM | Concentração de Hemoglobina Corpuscular Média | In Portuguese

                              In French

                              CDTS

                              Centre Départemental de Transfusion Sanguine

                              In French

                                CEP

                                Concentré Érythrocytaire Phénotypé

                                In French

                                  CFU-GEMM
                                  Colony Forming Unit - Granulocyte, Erythroid, Macrophage, Megakaryocyte

                                  The abbreviation CFU-GEMM (Colony Forming Unit - Granulocyte, Erythroid, Macrophage, Megakaryocyte) includes the abbreviation CFU (Colony Forming Unit).

                                  In English

                                  CFU-MK

                                  Colony Forming Unit - MegaKaryocytic

                                  In English

                                    CGR

                                    Concentré de Globules Rouges

                                    In French

                                      CGRP

                                      Concentré de Globules Rouges Phénotypé

                                      In French

                                        CHARMS

                                        Canadian Hemophilia Assessment and Resource Management Information System

                                        In English

                                        CHCM
                                        Concentração de Hemoglobina Corpuscular Média

                                        = CCMH, MCHC, CHCM (see above)

                                        In Portuguese

                                        CIMT

                                        Carotid Intima-Media Thickness

                                        In English

                                        CLB

                                        Centraal Laboratorium voor de Bloedtransfusiedienst

                                        In Dutch

                                        CNTS

                                        Centre National de Transfusion Sanguine

                                        In French

                                        CO

                                        Cardiac Output

                                        In English

                                        CPB

                                        Cardiopulmonary bypass

                                        In English

                                        CRCIL

                                        Centre de Recherche Cardiovasculaire INSERM-Lariboisière

                                        In French

                                        CSF

                                        Colony-Stimulating Factor

                                        In English

                                        CTS

                                        Centre de Transfusion Sanguine

                                        In French

                                          CTSA

                                          Centre de Transfusion Sanguine des Armées

                                          In French

                                          CVP

                                          Central Venous Pressure

                                          In English

                                          DGHO

                                          Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hämato-Onkologie (https://www.dgho.de)

                                          In German

                                          DIC

                                          Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

                                          In English

                                          DKUHD

                                          Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases

                                          In English

                                          DRAA

                                          Dialysis-Related Amyloid Arthropathy

                                          In English

                                          DVT

                                          Deep Vein Thrombosis

                                          In English

                                          EBMT

                                          European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation

                                          In English

                                          ECA

                                          Ecarin Chromogenic Assay

                                          In English

                                          EÇS
                                          Eritrositlərin Çökmə Sürəti

                                          = BSE, ESR, VES, ENG, СОЭ, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                          In Azerbaijani

                                          EHA

                                          European Hematology Association

                                          In English

                                          EHC

                                          European Haemophilia Consortium (www.ehc.eu)

                                          In English

                                          EIM
                                          Espace Intima Média

                                          = IMT | Intima Media Thickness | In English

                                          In French

                                          ENG
                                          Eritrocitų Nusėdimo Greitis

                                          = BSE, ESR, VES, СОЭ, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                          In Lithuanian

                                          ESR
                                          Erythrozytensedimentationsrate

                                          = BSE, VES, ENG, СОЭ, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                          In German

                                          ESR
                                          Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate

                                          = BSE, VES, ENG, СОЭ, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                          In English

                                          FAST

                                          Fukuoka Atherosclerosis Trial

                                          In English

                                          FEVG
                                          Fraction d’Éjection du Ventricule Gauche

                                          = LVEF | Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction | In English

                                          In French

                                          FFDSB

                                          Fédération Française pour le Don de Sang Bénévole (www.federation-dondesang.org)

                                          In French

                                          G-CSF

                                          Granulocyte Colony Stimulating-Factor

                                          In English

                                          GFEV

                                          Groupe Français d'Étude des Vascularites

                                          In French

                                          GFM

                                          Gélatine Fluide Modifiée

                                          In French

                                            GPVI

                                            Glycoprotéine Plaquettaire VI

                                            In French

                                            H5N1

                                            Hämagglutinin 5 Neuraminidase 1

                                            In German

                                            HAP
                                            Hipertensió Arterial Pulmonar

                                            = PAH | Pulmonalarterielle Hypertonie | In German
                                            = PH | Pulmonale Hypertonie | In German
                                            = PHT | Pulmonale Hypertonie | In German
                                            = HTAP | Hipertensió Arterial Pulmonar | In Catalan
                                            = PH | Pulmonary Hypertension | In English
                                            = HTP | Hipertensión Pulmonar | In Spanish
                                            = HTAP | Hypertension Artérielle Pulmonaire | In French
                                            = PH | Pulmonale Hypertensie | In Dutch
                                            = ЛГ | Лёгочная гиперте́нзия | In Russian
                                            = PAH | Pulmonal Arteriel Hypertension | In Danish
                                            = HTP | Hipertensión Pulmonar | In Galician
                                            = ԹՀ | Թոքային հիպերտենզիա | In Armenian
                                            = PAH | Pulmonal Arteriell Hypertensjon | In Norwegian
                                            = PH | Plućna Hipertenzija | In Serbian
                                            = PAH | Pulmonell Arteriell Hypertension | In Swedish
                                            = PH | Pulmoner Hipertansiyon | In Turkish

                                            In Catalan

                                            HCM
                                            Hémoglobine Corpusculaire Moyenne

                                            = MCH | Mean Corpuscular Haemoglobin | In English

                                            In French

                                            HELLP

                                            Hemolysis, Elevated Liver enzymes and Low Platelet count

                                            In English

                                            HFA

                                            Haemophilia Foundation Australia (www.haemophilia.org.au)

                                            In English

                                            HgA1c

                                            Hemoglobin A1c

                                            In English

                                            HPPS

                                            Human Plasma Product Services

                                            In English

                                            HPS

                                            Hemophagocytic syndrome

                                            In English

                                            HTAP
                                            Hipertensió Arterial Pulmonar

                                            = HAP, PAH, PH, PHT, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                            In Catalan

                                            HTAP
                                            Hypertension Artérielle Pulmonaire

                                            = HAP, PAH, PH, PHT, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                            In French

                                            HTP
                                            Hipertensión Pulmonar

                                            = HAP, PAH, PH, PHT, HTAP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                            In Spanish

                                            HTP
                                            Hipertensión Pulmonar

                                            = HAP, PAH, PH, PHT, HTAP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                            In Galician

                                            HUS
                                            Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

                                            = SUH | Síndrome Urémico Hemolítico | In Spanish
                                            = SHU | Syndrome Hémolytique et Urémique | In French
                                            = HUS | Hämolytisch-urämisches Syndrom | In German
                                            = HUS | Hemolytisk uremisk syndrom | In Nynorsk
                                            = HUS | Hemolytisk-uremisk syndrom | In Norwegian
                                            = ХУС | Хемолитички уремијски синдром | In Serbian
                                            = HÜS | Hemolitik üremik sendrom | In Turkish

                                            In English

                                            HUS
                                            Hämolytisch-urämisches Syndrom

                                            = SUH, SHU, ХУС, HÜS (see above)

                                            In German

                                            HUS
                                            Hemolytisk uremisk syndrom

                                            = SUH, SHU, ХУС, HÜS (see above)

                                            In Nynorsk

                                            HUS
                                            Hemolytisk-uremisk syndrom

                                            = SUH, SHU, ХУС, HÜS (see above)

                                            In Norwegian

                                            HÜS
                                            Hemolitik üremik sendrom

                                            = HUS, SUH, SHU, ХУС, HÜS (see above)

                                            In Turkish

                                            IDVE

                                            Indice de Déviation du Volume Érythrocytaire

                                            In French

                                              IMT
                                              Intima Media Thickness

                                              = EIM, IMT (see above)

                                              In English

                                              ISMCS
                                              International Society for Mechanical Circulatory Support (https://www.ismcs.org)

                                              = ISRBP | International Society for Rotary Blood Pumps | In English

                                              In English

                                              ISRBP
                                              International Society for Rotary Blood Pumps (https://www.ismcs.org)

                                              = ISMCS, ISRBP (see above)

                                              In English

                                              IVS
                                              Institut des Vaisseaux et du Sang (www.ivs-vbi.org)

                                              = VBI | Vessels and Blood Institute | In English

                                              In French

                                              LA

                                              Leucémie Aiguë

                                              In French

                                              LAL

                                              Leucémie Aiguë Lymphoïde

                                              In French

                                              LAM

                                              Leucémie Aiguë à Mégacaryocytes

                                              In French

                                              LAM

                                              Leucémie Aiguë Myéloïde

                                              In French

                                              LEE

                                              Locus of Enterocyte Effacement

                                              In English

                                              LMC

                                              Leucémie Myéloïde Chronique

                                              In French

                                              LVEF
                                              Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction

                                              = FEVG, LVEF (see above)

                                              In English

                                              MAP

                                              Mean Arterial Pressure

                                              In English

                                              MAT

                                              Microangiopathie thrombotique

                                              In French

                                              MCH
                                              Mean Corpuscular Haemoglobin

                                              = HCM, MCH (see above)

                                              In English

                                              MCHC
                                              Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration

                                              = CCMH, CHCM (see above)

                                              In English

                                              MCHC

                                              Mean Cell Hemoglobin Concentration

                                              In English

                                              MCV
                                              Mean Corpuscular Volume

                                              = VGM | Volume Globulaire Moyen | In French

                                              In English

                                                MESA

                                                Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

                                                In English

                                                  MMM

                                                  Myélofibrose avec Métaplasie Myéloïde

                                                  In French

                                                  MTEV

                                                  Maladie Thromboembolique Veineuse

                                                  In French

                                                    MVO

                                                    Maladie Veino-Occlusive

                                                    In French

                                                    NAN

                                                    Nombre Absolu de Neutrophiles

                                                    In French

                                                      NHF

                                                      National Hemophilia Foundation

                                                      In English

                                                      NHLBI

                                                      National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (www.nhlbi.nih.gov)

                                                      In English

                                                      OeGHO

                                                      Österreichische Gesellschaft für Hämatologie und medizinische Onkologie (https://www.oegho.at/)

                                                      In German

                                                      P-HUS

                                                      Pneumococcal-associated Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

                                                      In English

                                                      PAH
                                                      Pulmonalarterielle Hypertonie

                                                      = HAP, PH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                      In German

                                                      PAH
                                                      Pulmonal Arteriel Hypertension

                                                      = HAP, PH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                      In Danish

                                                      PAH
                                                      Pulmonal Arteriell Hypertensjon

                                                      = HAP, PH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                      In Norwegian

                                                      PAH
                                                      Pulmonell Arteriell Hypertension

                                                      = HAP, PH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                      In Swedish

                                                      PAI

                                                      Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor

                                                      In English

                                                      PAL

                                                      Phosphatase Alcaline Leucocytaire

                                                      In French

                                                      PBL

                                                      Peripheral Blood Lymphocyte

                                                      In English

                                                      PBMC

                                                      Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cell

                                                      In English

                                                        PCC

                                                        Prothrombin Complex Concentrate

                                                        In English

                                                        PFC

                                                        Plasma Frais Congelé

                                                        In French

                                                        PH
                                                        Pulmonale Hypertonie

                                                        = HAP, PAH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                        In German

                                                        PH
                                                        Pulmonary Hypertension

                                                        = HAP, PAH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                        In English

                                                        PH
                                                        Pulmonale Hypertensie

                                                        = HAP, PAH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                        In Dutch

                                                        PH
                                                        Plućna Hipertenzija

                                                        = HAP, PAH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                        In Serbian

                                                        PH
                                                        Pulmoner Hipertansiyon

                                                        = HAP, PAH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                        In Turkish

                                                        PHT
                                                        Pulmonale Hypertonie

                                                        = HAP, PAH, PH, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                        In German

                                                        PiCT

                                                        Prothrombinase-induced Clotting Time

                                                        In English

                                                        PNH

                                                        Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria

                                                        In English

                                                        PNH

                                                        Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria

                                                        In English

                                                        PSL

                                                        Produit Sanguin Labile

                                                        In French

                                                        PTC

                                                        Plasma Thromboplastin Component

                                                        In English

                                                        PTT

                                                        Purpura Thrombotique Thrombocytopénique

                                                        In French

                                                        PV

                                                        Polyglobulie de Vaquez

                                                        In French

                                                        PVA

                                                        Plasma Viro-Atténué

                                                        In French

                                                          RAAS

                                                          Renine, Angiotensine, Aldosteron Systeem

                                                          In Dutch

                                                          RBC

                                                          Red Blood Cells

                                                          In English

                                                            RBF

                                                            Regional Blood Flow

                                                            In English

                                                              SAA

                                                              Severe Aplastic Anemia

                                                              In English

                                                              SAH

                                                              Sérum-Albumine Humaine

                                                              In French

                                                              SCA

                                                              Syndrome Coronarien Aigu

                                                              In French

                                                              SE
                                                              Sedimentacija Eritrocita

                                                              = BESR, VES, ENG, СОЭ, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                                              In Serbo-Croatian

                                                              SE
                                                              Sedimentacija Eritrocita

                                                              = BESR, VES, ENG, СОЭ, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                                              In Serbian

                                                              SFHTA

                                                              Société Française d'Hypertension Artérielle

                                                              In French

                                                              SHU
                                                              Syndrome Hémolytique et Urémique

                                                              = HUS, SUH, ХУС, HÜS (see above)

                                                              In French

                                                              SMP

                                                              Syndrome Myéloprolifératif

                                                              In French

                                                              SSIT

                                                              Système de Surveillance des Incidents Transfusionnels

                                                              In French

                                                                SUH
                                                                Síndrome Urémico Hemolítico

                                                                = HUS, SHU, ХУС, HÜS (see above)

                                                                In Spanish

                                                                SVAS

                                                                Supravalvular aortic stenosis

                                                                In English

                                                                SVR

                                                                Systemic vascular Resistance

                                                                In English

                                                                TBV

                                                                Total Blood Volume

                                                                In French

                                                                  TCMH

                                                                  Teneur Corpusculaire Moyenne en Hémoglobine

                                                                  In French

                                                                  TE

                                                                  Thrombocytémie Essentielle

                                                                  In French

                                                                  TGMH

                                                                  Taux Globulaire Moyen d'Hémoglobine

                                                                  In French

                                                                  TIBC

                                                                  Total Iron Binding Capacity

                                                                  In English

                                                                    TMA

                                                                    Thrombotic Microangiopathy

                                                                    In English

                                                                    TP

                                                                    Temps de Prothrombine

                                                                    In French

                                                                      TPA

                                                                      Tissue Plasminogen Activator

                                                                      In English

                                                                      TPR

                                                                      Total Peripheral Resistance

                                                                      In English

                                                                      TTD

                                                                      Temps de Thromboplastine Dilué

                                                                      In French

                                                                        TTP

                                                                        Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

                                                                        In English

                                                                        TTPA

                                                                        Temps de Thromboplastine Partielle Activée

                                                                        In French

                                                                          UB

                                                                          Unité Bethesda

                                                                          In French

                                                                          VBI
                                                                          Vessels and Blood Institute (www.ivs-vbi.org)

                                                                          = IVS, VBI (see above)

                                                                          In English

                                                                          VES
                                                                          Velocità di Eritrosedimentazione

                                                                          = BSE, ESR, ENG, СОЭ, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                                                          In Italian

                                                                          VGM
                                                                          Volume Globulaire Moyen

                                                                          = MCV, VGM (see above)

                                                                          In French

                                                                            VIP

                                                                            Vasoaktives intestinales Peptid

                                                                            In German

                                                                            VIVIT

                                                                            Vorarlberg Institute for Vascular Investigation and Treatment

                                                                            In English

                                                                              VSMC

                                                                              Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell

                                                                              In English

                                                                              WBC

                                                                              White Blood Cells

                                                                              In English

                                                                                WBCT

                                                                                Whole Blood Clotting Time

                                                                                In English

                                                                                WFH

                                                                                World Federation of Hemophilia (www.wfh.org)

                                                                                In English

                                                                                ΤΚΕ
                                                                                Ταχύτητα Καθιζήσεως Ερυθρών

                                                                                = BSE, ESR, VES, ENG, СОЭ, EÇS, ШОЕ (see above)

                                                                                In Greek

                                                                                ЛГ
                                                                                Лёгочная гиперте́нзия

                                                                                = HAP, PAH, PH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                                                In Russian

                                                                                СОЭ
                                                                                Скорость оседания эритроцитов

                                                                                = BSE, ESR, VES, ENG, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                                                                In Russian

                                                                                ХУС
                                                                                Хемолитички уремијски синдром

                                                                                = HUS, SUH, SHU, HÜS (see above)

                                                                                In Serbian

                                                                                ШОЕ
                                                                                Швидкість Осідання Еритроцитів

                                                                                = BSE, ESR, VES, ENG, СОЭ, EÇS, ΤΚΕ, ШОЕ (see above)

                                                                                In Ukrainian

                                                                                ԹՀ
                                                                                Թոքային հիպերտենզիա

                                                                                = HAP, PAH, PH, PHT, HTAP, HTP, ЛГ, ԹՀ (see above)

                                                                                In Armenian