AMA

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AMA

abbr.
American Medical Association
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AMA

abbreviation for
1. (Medicine) American Medical Association
2. (Medicine) Australian Medical Association
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-ama

var. of -orama: rollerama; Futurama.

A.M.A.

American Medical Association.
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Translations

AMA

[ˌeɪɛmˈeɪ] n abbr (=American Medical Association) → ordre m des médecins
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References in periodicals archive ?
Rest of the investigations such as the antinuclear antibodies, antismooth muscle antibody, antimitochondrial antibody, serum hepatoglobin level and R-A factor were all normal.
Other lab findings were negative for ANA, anti-Jo antibody, and antimitochondrial antibody. Thyroid function tests were normal.
Tests for HBsAg, anti-HCV, anti-HAV IgM, CMV IgM, and EBV, antinuclear antibody (ANA), antimitochondrial antibody (AMA), and anti-smooth muscle antibody (ASMA) were negative.
Negative test results were obtained for hepatitis-B surface antigen, hepatitis C antibody, antimitochondrial antibody, antinuclear antibody, rheumatoid factor, antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies, and quantiferon for tuberculosis.
The patient tested negative for Epstein-Barr virus, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus, human immunodeficiency virus, antinuclear antibody, anti-smooth muscle antibody, and antimitochondrial antibody. A toxicology screen was remarkable for cannabinoids.
Antimitochondrial antibody negative Primary biliary cirrhosis, a distinct syndrome of autoimmune cholangitis.
The same day that she received the pathology report, she was sent for an antimitochondrial antibody (AMA) titer.