Which medical term is an example of an acronym?

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asked Jun 7, 2012 in Health Sciences by kennyopere (34 points)

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An acronym is a word formed from the initial letters or groups of letters of words out of a series of words.

For example, IHD is ischemic heart disease

or CF for cystic fibrosis 

and so on. 

answered Jun 7, 2012 by kirby ~Expert~ (3,020 points)