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2. caudal or coccygeal.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Symbol for cadmium.
Symbol for candela.
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cause of death
civil defence (Medspeak-UK)
clinical director (Medspeak-UK)
clinical directorate (Medspeak-UK)
cluster of differentiation (Medspeak-UK)
common bile duct
controlled drug, see there (Medspeak-UK)
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1. Cluster designation, cluster of differentiation Immunology A nomenclature system for surface antigens of human leukocytes, macrophages, platelets, and other cells, characterized by monoclonal antibodies, allowing these cells to be categorized by lineage; most cells have > 1 surface antigen; 'w'–workshop designations indicate an incompletely characterized antigen; also 1. Chemical diabetic.
2. Chief of division.
3. Childhood disease.
4. Common duct.
5. Communicable disease.
6. Compact disk.
7. Complicated delivery.
8. Contact dermatitis.
9. Controlled drug.
10. Convulsive disorder.
11. Corneal dystrophy.
12. Crohn's disease.
13. Cystic duct.
14. Left posterior descending coronary artery, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Abbreviation for cumulative dose;
cluster of differentiation.
Symbol for cadmium.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
CDAbbrev. for. cluster of differentiation (or designation). This is a standard descriptive code applied to antigenic surface molecules on white cells, especially T LYMPHOCYTES, that are identified by a particular group of monoclonal antibodies. Well over 100 CD receptors have been described.
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Abbreviation for cluster of differentiation.
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