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Medical Dictionary Definitions A - Z - «H»:

  1. HSA HSA
    HSA: 1. In the US, Health Saving Account. 2. Human serum albumin....
  2. HSAN III HSAN III
    HSAN III: Hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy III. See: Familial dysautonomia. ...
  3. HSP HSP
    HSP: Henoch-Schonlein purpura. See: Schonlein-Henoch purpura....
  4. Ht Ht
    Ht: Abbreviation for height (and also heart)....
  5. HT1A HT1A
    HT1A: See: 5-HT1A....
  6. HTLV HTLV
    HTLV: Human T-lymphotropic virus....
  7. HTLV-I HTLV-I
    HTLV-I: Human T-lymphotropic virus type I, often referred to simply as the human T-lymphotropic virus (HTLV). HTLV-II stands for human T-lymphotropic virus type II, which is closely related to HTLV-I. HTLV-III is now known as the human immunodeficiency virus or HIV....
  8. HTLV-II HTLV-II
    HTLV-II: The human T-lymphotropic virus type II, which is closely related to HTLV-I....
  9. HTLV-III HTLV-III
    HTLV-III: The human T-lymphotropic virus type III. An obsolete term for the human immunodeficiency virus or HIV....
  10. HTR1A HTR1A
    HTR1A: A gene on chromosome 5 that encodes a type of receptor for serotonin. See: 5-HT1A....
  11. Hughes Investigator Hughes Investigator
    Hughes Investigator: See: Howard Hughes Medical Institute....
  12. Hughlings Jackson Hughlings Jackson
    Hughlings Jackson: See: Hughlings Jackson, John....
  13. Hughlings Jackson, John Hughlings Jackson, John
    Hughlings Jackson, John: (1835-1911) English physician who pioneered the development of neurology as a medical specialty during the reign of Queen Victoria. John Hughlings Jackson has been called the "father of English neurology." Jackson made a number of scientific discoveries in several areas of h...
  14. HUGO HUGO
    HUGO: Acronym for the Human Genome Organisation, the international organization of scientists involved in the Human Genome Project, the global initiative to map and sequence the human genome. HUGO was established in 1989 by a group of the world's leading genome scientists to promote internation...
  15. Human chorionic gonadotropin Human chorionic gonadotropin
    Human chorionic gonadotropin: (hCG) A human hormone made by chorionic cells in the fetal part of the placenta. Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is directed at the gonads and stimulates them. Hence, the name "gonadotropin." The presence of hCG is detectable by immunologic means within days of fe...