GHB

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GHB

abbr.
gamma-hydroxybutyrate

GHB

abbreviation for
(Pharmacology) gamma hydroxybutyrate. Also called: liquid ecstasy
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Noun1.GHB - a club drug available in liquid or powder form is taken orally (frequently combined with alcohol); used to incapacitate individuals for the commission of sexual assault and rape
club drug - a controlled substance that is usually taken by young people at dance clubs and raves
grievous bodily harm, liquid ecstasy, max, easy lay, Georgia home boy, goop, soap, scoop - street names for gamma hydroxybutyrate
Translations

GHB

V. gamma-hydroxybutyrate.
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The board called for three interrelated activities: (1) mandatory electronic reporting of glycosylated hemoglobin by laboratories, but not by physicians; (2) best practice recommendations for health care providers and rosters of patients in their practice who are in poor glycemic control; and (3) mailing information and resources on diabetes management to patients with high glycosylated hemoglobin values) The initiative will create a registry of glycosylated hemoglobin test results--an estimated one to two million results annually--that is linked to patients and their physicians, with identifiable information such as name, birth date, and address.
It's called the glycosylated hemoglobin test or, in short form, the

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