What Does The Medical Abbreviation Gerd Stand For?

Featured Health Expert


I must apologize to the newcomers; I occasionally use abbreviations that people might not recognize: for example, PWD (people with diabetes) and T1DM (type 1 diabetes) and T2DM (type 2 diabetes). Obviously, abbreviations and acronyms are helpful to save space (and to avoid carpal tunnel syndome for us who are typing our thoughts), but they sure can be puzzling, especially when the same abbreviation can mean different things:

ADA = American Diabetes Association
ADA = American Dietetic Association

Read more

More information on "What Does The Medical Abbreviation Gerd Stand For?"

From Our Experts

See more SharePosts »

From Our Sources

More on Acid Reflux »

Ask a Question

Get answers from our experts and community members.

View all questions (3753) >