Medical Abbreviations starts with I, M


ICP         Intra Cranial Pressure

ICF          Intracellular Fluid

IHR         International Health Regulations

IMR        Infant Mortality Rate

IAEA       International Atomic Energy Commission

IATA       International Air Transport Association

ICD         International Classification of Diseases

IDU         Intravenous Drug Users

ICG         Interagency Coordinating Group (WHO/meningitis)

ICRC       International Committee of the Red Cross

ICU         Intensive Care Unit

ICVA       International Council of Voluntary Agencies

IDU         Intravenous Drug Users

IDP         Internally Displaced Person

IEC          Information Education and Communication

IHFAN    International Health Facility Assessment Network

INA         Instant Nutritional Assessment

IMA        Intermittent mandatory ventilation

IPI           International Prognostic Index

ILP           Isolated Limb Perfusion

IPC           Infection prevention and control

IM            Intramuscular

IV             Intravenous

IEHK        Interagency Health Kit

IGO          Inter-Governmental Organisation

IHL           International Humanitarian Law

IMC          International Medical Corps

IMCI         Integrated Management of Child Health

INGO        International Non-Governmental Organisation

IPI             Intermittent Presumptive Treatment (malaria)

IPT            Intermittent Preventive Therapy

IRS            Indoor Residual Spraying

ISO            International Organisation for Standardisation

IT               Information Technology

ITNs           Insecticide Treated Nets

ITM          Treated Mosquito Material

IUATLD      International Union Against TB and Lung Diseases

IUD             Intra-Uterine Device

IV               Intra Venous (inj)

ICPD           International Conference on Population and Development

IUD            Intrauterine device

IDA            International Dispensary Association

IVF             In Vitro Fertilization


MRI            Magnetic resonance imaging

MRA           Magnetic resonance  angiography

MDG           Millennium Development Goals

MoH&FW   Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

MMR           Maternal Mortality Ratio

M&E             Monitoring and Evaluation

MCH            Maternal and Child Health

MCI              Mass Casualty Incident

MCM           Mass Casualty Management

MDG           Millennium Development Goals

MDR           Malaria Death Rate

MDR-TB     Multi-drug resistant therapy

MISP          Minimum Initial Service Package

MMR          Mass Miniature Radiography

MMR          Maternal Mortality Ratio

MoH           Ministry of Health

MoU           Memorandum of Understanding

MSF            Médicins Sans Frontières

MTCT          Mother To Child Transmission

MUAC         Mid-Upper-Arm-Circumference

MVA            Manual vacuum aspiration

mcg              microgram

MD               Mean Difference

min               minute

ml                 milliliter

MPA             Maternal and Perinatal Health & Preventing Unsafe Abortion

MPH             Master of Public Health

MCH             Mother and Child Health

MEDS            Mission for Essential Drugs and Supplies

MOH             Ministry of Health

MRSA            Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

MHMC           Midhumeral muscle circumference

MUST             Malnutrition universal screening tool

MODS            Multiple organ dysfunctions

MORE             Multiple outcomes of raloxifene

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