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AMA

 
American Medical Association.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

AMA

Abbreviation for American Medical Association.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

AMA

abbr.
American Medical Association
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ama

Ayurvedic medicine
A physiologic impurity in the ayurvedic construct.

Medspeak
Abbreviation for “against medical advice”. The self-discharge of a patient from a healthcare facility, contrary to what his or her physician(s) perceive to be in the patient’s best interests

AMA

Abbreviation for:
acute metabolic acidosis
acute metabolic alkalosis
advanced maternal age
against medical advise (usually abbreviated in lower case, ama) (Medspeak-UK)
American Medical Association
anterior mesenteric artery
antimitochondrial antibody
antimyosin antibodies
antithyroid microsomal antibody
Association of Metropolitan Authorities (Medspeak-UK)
Australian Medical Association
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

AMA

1. American Medical Association, see there.
2. Aerospace Medical Association.
3. Against medical advice, see ama.
4. Alternative Medical Association.
5. Antimitochondrial antibodies, see there.

ama

Against medical advice The self-discharge of a Pt from a health care facility, contrary to what his/her physician(s) perceive to be in the Pt's best interests. See Good Pt.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

AMA

Abbreviation for American Medical Association.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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