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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.


M :

m male
mane mane [le matin]
M menarche
M1 mitral first sound
m2 square metres
MA Master of Arts
  menstrual age
  mental age
ma milliampere
mAb monoclonal antibody
MAC maximum allowable concentration
  mycobacterium avium complex
MAD mind-altering drug
MAF minimum audible field
MAI mycobacterium avium intracellulare
MAL mid axillary line
MALT mucosa-associated mucoid tissue
mand mandible
manip manipulation
MAO monoamine oxidase
MAOI monoamine oxidase inhibitor
MAP mean arterial pressure
  pression acoustique minimale
  morning-after pill
MAS milk alkali syndrome
MAU medical assessment unit
max maximum
MB Bachelor of Medicine
MBBS Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery
MBC maximum breathing capacity
  Medical Boarding Centre
MBChB Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery
MBD minimal brain dysfunction
MBI mid-body irradiation
MC metacarpal
M&C microscopy & culture of bacteria
MCA minimum cross-sectional area
MCA Medicines Control Agency [voir MHRA]
MC-CJ metacarpo-carpal joint
MCFP Member of the College of Family Physicians
mcg microgram
MCH mean corpuscular haemoglobin
MCh Master of Surgery
MCHC mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration
MChD Master of Dental Surgery
MChOrth Master of Orthopaedic Surgery
MCI mild cognitive impairment
MCL mid-clavicular line
  mid-costal line
MCP metacarpo-phalangeal joint
MC-PJ metacarpo-phalangeal joint
MCPS Master of the College of Physicians & Surgeons
MCPath Member of the College of Pathologists
MCS microscopy, culture and sensitivity
  minimally conscious state
  multiple chemical sensitivity
MCSP Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists
MCT medium chain length triglyceride
MCV mean cell volume
  mean corpuscular volume
MD Doctor of Medicine
  mean days
MDA Medical Devices Agency [voir MHRA]
MDD Doctor of Dental Medicine
MDHU Ministry of Defence Hospital Unit
MDI metered-dose inhaler
MDR multiple drug resistance
MDR-TB multiple drug resistant tuberculosis
MDS Master of Dental Surgery
  myelodysplastic syndrome
MDSc Master of Dental Science
MDT maggot debridement therapy
  multi0disciplinary team
MDU Medical Defence Union
MDV multiple dose vial
ME meningoencephalitis
  middle ear
  myalgic encephalomyelitis
MEA microwave endometrial ablation
mEq milliequivalent
MED male erectile dysfunction
  minimum effective dose
  minimal erythema dose
med medial
MEN multiple endocrine neoplasia
MENS multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome
MEP middle ear pressure [audiologie]
MEOS microsomal ethanol oxidising system
MET metabolic equivalent
metamyelo metamyelocyte
mets metastases
METS metabolic equivalents
MF mycosis fungoides
  myocardial fibrosis
MFD minimum fatal dose
mg milligram
Mg magnesium
MG myasthenia gravis
MGDS Member in General Dental Surgery
MGF maternal grandfather
mg/h milligrams per hour
MGM maternal grandmother
MH marital history
  medical history
  menstrual history
MHC major histocompatibility complex
MHOR Manual Handling Operations Regulations
MHRA Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
ml millilitres
MI medical inspection
MI mitral incompetence
MI mitral insufficiency
  myocardial infarction
MIC minimum inhibitory concentration
mict micturition
MICU Medical Intensive Care Unit
MID minimum infective dose
  multi-infarct dementia
MIE meconium ileus equivalent
MIF maximum inspiratory force
min minimum
MINI Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview
MIMS Monthly Index of Medical Specialities
MIP maximum inspiratory pressure
  macrophage inflammatory protein
MIS minimally-invasive surgery
mist mixture [médicament liquide ]
mitte administer [administrer médication comme suit]
mL millilitre
ML midline
MLC mixed lymphocyte culture
MLCK myosin light chain kinase
MLD minimum lethal dose
MLD minimum luminal diameter [stent]
MLNS mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome
MLR mixed lymphocyte reaction
MM malignant melanoma
  meningococcal meningitis
  mucous membrane
  multiple myeloma
MMed Master of Medicine
MMedSci Master of Medical Science
mmHg millimetres of mercury [pression]
mmol millimol
MMPI Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory
MMR measles, mumps, rubella vaccine [vaccin]
MMSE Mini Mental State Examination
MMV mandatory minute ventilation
MNA Mini Nutritional Assessment
MND motor neurone disease
MNL mononuclear leucocyte
MO medical officer
moAb monoclonal antibody
MODS multiple organ dysfunction syndrome
MOF multi-organ failure
MOFS multi-organ failure syndrome
MOW meals on wheels
mp melting point
MP menstrual period
mol mole
mono monocytes
MPB male pattern baldness
MPD maximum permissible dose
  myeloproliferative disorder
MPJ metacarpo-phalangeal joint
MPN most probable number
  myeloproliferative neoplasm
MPS Member of the Pharmaceutical Society
MPsyMed Master of Psychological Medicine
MR magnetic resonance
  mitral regurgitation
mR milliRoentgen
MRA magnetic resonance angiography
MRad Master of Radiology
MRC microcirculatory reserve capacity
MRCGP Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners
MRCOG Member of the Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
MRCP Member of the Royal College of Physicians
  magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography
MRCPath Member of the Royal College of Pathologists
MRCPsych Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
MRCS Member of the Royal College of Surgeons
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MRS magnetic resonance spectroscopy
MRSA methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
MS mitral stenosis
  multiple sclerosis
  Munchausen syndrome
MSBP Munchausen syndrome by proxy
MSC midsystolic click [auscultation cardiaque]
MSc Master of Science
MSCC malignant spinal cord compression
  metatastatic cord compression
MSD musculoskeletal disorder
MSE mental state examination
MSH melanocyte-stimulating hormone
MSK musculoskeletal
MSL midsternal line
MSN Master of Science in Nursing
MSRS maximum speech recognition score [audiologie]
MSS musculo-skeletal system
MSU midstream specimen of urine
MSVC maximum sustainable ventilatory capacity
MSW Medical Social Worker
MT marmot therapy
MTA mid-thigh amputation
MTBI mild traumatic brain injury
MTOP medical termination of pregnancy
MTP metatarso-phalangeal
MTPJ metatarso-phalangeal joint
MTX methotrexate
MUA manipulation under anaesthetic
MUGA multiple-gated acquisition scan
multip multipara [multipare]
MUSE Metaplasia Ulceration Stricture Erosion [échelle œsophagite]
MVA motor vehicle accident
MVP mitral valve prolapse
mvt movement
myelo myelocyte
MyG myasthenia gravis
Mx management




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