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MD

 (L.)
Medici´nae Doc´tor (Doctor of Medicine).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

MD

Abbreviation for [L.] Medicinae Doctor (Doctor of Medicine); methyldichloroarsine; malate dehydrogenase.

Md

Symbol for mendelevium.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

MD

abbr.
1. also Md. Maryland
2. medical department
3. Latin Medicinae Doctor (Doctor of Medicine)
4. muscular dystrophy
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

MD

Abbreviation for:
macular degeneration, see there
magnesium deficiency
maintenance dose
malate dehydrogenase
male treated with deoxycorticosterone
malic dehydrogenase
manic-depressive (now, bipolar disorder, see there)
Mantoux diameter
maternal deprivation
medical department
medical discharge
medical doctor (medicinae doctor, see there)
mediodorsal
medium dosage
megadalton
mentally deficient
mentally disabled
mesiodistal (dentistry)
methyldichloroarsine
methyldopa
middle deltoid
mild diabetic
minimum dosage
mitral disease
moderate dose
moderately differentiated (cancer differentiation)
molecular diameter
molecular dynamics
monocular deprivation (Ophthalmology)
movement disorder
multinomial distribution (Statistics)
multiple dissemination
muscular dystrophy, see there
myocardial damage
myocardial disease 
myotonic dystrophy, see there
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

MD

1. Macular degeneration, see there.
2. Medical department.
3. Medical discharge.
4. Medical doctor–medicinae doctor, see there.
5. Megadalton
.
6. Mitral disease.
7. Moderately differentiated–refers to cancer differentiation.
8. Multinomial distribution–statistics.
9. Muscular dystrophy, see there.
.
10. Myotonic dystrophy, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

MD

Abbreviation for methyldichloroarsine;
muscular dystrophy.

Md

Symbol for mendelevium
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

MD

Abbrev. for Doctor of Medicine. See DOCTOR OF MEDICINE.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

MD

see MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

Patient discussion about MD

Q. What is a physician assistant? What are the differences betwwen it and MD? My son want to be a doctor (MD). I think it might be to hard for him. I know that there is something called physician assistant can someone elaborate more about this profession?

A. physician assistant are just like full doctors except they need a MD to sign some of the forms they have.
You can see more about the academic program here
http://paprogram.mc.duke.edu/

Q. What is the difference between MD an ND? I saw an ad for some pain reliving therapy with the degree ND attached to the therapist name. Is it the same as MD? Is this therapist a doctor? What does it mean?

A. You can read more about it in wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doctor_of_Naturopathic_Medicine . You should notice that in many states this degree isn’t regulated, so essentially anyone can entitle himself as ND.

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Garre is said to be echoic, but Middle Dutch, Middle Low German and Middle High German garren of similar meaning are also mentioned.
He considers the ten plays in the Van Hulthem manuscript, the only surviving examples of the secular drama in Middle Dutch, in their relation to each other and to the history of west European drama.
(8.) The Middle Dutch Lucidarius tradition (including international relations) is studied in Nolanda Klunder, Lucidarius: De Middelnederlandse Lucidarius teksten en Hun Relatie tot de Europese Traditie (Amsterdam: Prometheus, 2005).
The centrality of Cologne is yet again confirmed by Bart Besamusca, who concentrates on three closely related printed versions of the very popular Middle Dutch text of Lanseloet van Denemerken, which from its first appearance as one of the four late fourteenth-century secular plays, the so-called abele spelen, went through a number of transformations, one of which was the adaptation of the performance text for a reading public.
It is the purpose of this aote to propose explanatioas for these obscure lines, with a word or two about what they contribute to our appreciatioa of the Middle Dutch text.
Next both Stephane Gioanni and Csaba Nemeth discuss volumes which are compilations of extracts from patristic or theological sources, while Kees Schepers explores the so-called Wiesbaden miscellany, a voluminous early fifteenth-century collection of Middle Dutch devotional texts.
Given the provenance of the volume, it is particularly pleasing to read the contribution by Geert Claassens on a short Middle Dutch Arthurian romance, Lanceloet en het hert met de witte voet.
Dutch zacht, German sanft, and English soft illustrate phonological issues, while, for morphology, the existence of strong past forms in Middle Dutch (Flemish) of the verbs of the type Dutch draaien, kraaien (German drehen, krahen) with cognate forms in English threw, crew may imply that such strong forms are old WGmc.