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MD

 (L.)
Medici´nae Doc´tor (Doctor of Medicine).

MD

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

Md

Symbol for mendelevium.

MD

abbr.
1. also Md. Maryland
2. medical department
3. Latin Medicinae Doctor (Doctor of Medicine)
4. muscular dystrophy

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

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.

MD

Abbreviation for methyldichloroarsine;
muscular dystrophy.

Md

Symbol for mendelevium

MD

Abbrev. for Doctor of Medicine. See DOCTOR OF MEDICINE.

MD

see MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY.

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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