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Glossaire des sigles médicaux anglais


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Dictionnaire des abréviations médicales et paramédicales du Royaume-Uni

Les sigles courants, et les sigles désuets des 50 dernières années. Current abbreviations, and obsolete abbreviations from the last 50 years.


H :

h hand
H hypodermic
H1 histamine type 1
H2O2 hydrogen peroxide
H2RA histamine 2 receptor antagonist
HA haemolytic anaemia
  holiday admission
HAA hepatitis-associated antigen
HAAg hepatitis A antigen
HADS Hospital Anxiety & Depression Scale
HADS-A Hospital Anxiety & Depression Scale - anxiety
HADS-D Hospital Anxiety & Depression Scale - depression
haem haematology
HALS hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery
HASAWA Health & Safety at Work Act
Haslar Royal Hospital Haslar, Gosport
HATS head-and-torso simulator
HAZMAT hazardous materials
HAV hepatitis A virus
HAVS hand/arm vibration syndrome
Hb blood
HaB1C glycated / glycosylated haemoglobin
HB heart block
HBAg hepatitis B antigen
HBcAG hepatitis B core antigen
HBD had been drinking [alcool]
  hydroxybutyrate dehydrogenase
HbF foetal haemoglobin
HBF hepatic blood flow
HBIG hepatitis B immunoglobulin
HBOT hyperbaric oxygen therapy
HBP high blood pressure
HBR home-based rehabilitation
HbS sickle cell haemoglobin
HBsAg hepatitis B surface antigen
HBV hepatitis B virus
HCA healthcare assistant
HCC hepatocellular carcinoma
HCG human chorionic gonadotropin
hCG human chorionic gonadotropin
HCL hydrochloric
HCM hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
HCO3 hydrogen carbonate
hCS human chorionic somatotropin
Hct haematocrit
HCTZ hydrochlorothiazide
HCV hepatitis C virus
HCVD hypertensive cardiovascular disease
HD haemorrhagic disease
HD haemorrhoidal disease
  hearing distance
  heart disease
  high definition
  Hodgkin’s disease
  Huntingdon’s disease
HD stable haemodynamically stable
HDCT high-definition CT scan
HDCV human diploid cell vaccine
HDL high-density lipoprotein
HDN haemolytic disease of the newborn
HDU High Dependency Unit
HDV hepatitis D virus
HE haemorrhagic event
HEENT head, eyes, ears nose & throat
HEV hepatitis E virus
HELLP hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelet count [le syndrome HEHRP ou HELLP]
HEPA high-efficiency particulate absorber [HEPA]
hep A hepatitis A
hep B hepatitis B
hep C hepatitis C
hep D hepatitis D
hep E hepatitis E
hepar liver, hepatic
HF heart failure
  high frequency
HFJV high frequency jet ventilation
HFPPV high frequency positive pressure ventilation
Hg mercury
Hgb haemoglobin
HGE human granulocytic ehrlichiosis
hge haemorrhage
HGF human growth factor
  hyperglycaemic-glycogenolytic factor
HGH human growth hormone
HH hiatus hernia
  home help
HHb deoxyhaemoglobin
HHD hypertensive heart disease
HHNK hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar non-ketoacidotic diabetic coma
HHS hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state
HHT hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
HHV human herpes virus
HI head injury
  hearing impaired
HIAA 5-hydroxy indole acetic acid
HIBC hidden index breach of copyright [et ce n'est pas le seul !]
HIO head injury observations
HIS Hachinski Ischaemic Score
HIT heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
HIV human immunodeficiency virus
HL latent hyperopia / latent hypermetropia
  hearing level
  Hodgkin’s lymphoma
HLS hearing level (speech)
H&L heart & lungs
HLA histocompatibility locus antigen
  human leucocyte antigen
HM hand movements
HMD hyaline membrane disease
HME heat, massage, exercise
hMG human menopausal gonadotropin
HMMA 4-hydroxy-3-methoxymandelic acid
HMS Hearing Measurement Scale
hn hac nocte [ce soir]
HNO3 nitric acid
HNPU has not passed urine
h/o history of
HO history of
  house officer
HOCM hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
HOH hard of hearing
HONK hyperosmolar nonketotic coma
hosp hospital
HOSRTL half optimum speech recognition threshold level [audiologie]
HP house physician
H&P history & physical
HPA hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal
HPC history of presenting complaint
HPD haematoporphyrin derivative
HPE history and physical examination
hpf high-power field
HPG human pituitary gonadotropin
HPI history of present illness
HPL human placental lactogen
HPLC high performance liquid chromatography
HPLE half-peak level elevation [audiologie]
HPmec has passed meconium
HPU has passed urine
HPV human papilloma virus
HR heart rate
hrly hourly
hrs hours
HRT hormone replacement therapy
h.s. hora somni [au coucher]
HS heart sounds
H&S haemorrhage and shock
HSA human serum albumin
HSDU hospital sterilization/Disinfection Unit
HSE Health & Safety Executive
  herpes simplex encephalitis
HSP Henoch Schonlein purpura
HSV herpes simplex virus
HSVE herpes simplex virus encephalitis
5-HT serotonin
ht heart
HT hypertension
HTL hearing threshold level
HTLA hearing threshold level associated with age
HTLAN hearing threshold level associated with age and noise
HTLV human T-cell lymphotropic virus
  human T-cell lymphoma virus
HTN hypertension
HTVD hypertensive vascular disease
HUS haemolytic uraemic syndrome
HV health visitor
HVS high vaginal swab
Hx history




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