TITLE

PID

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1669
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the acronym P.I.D. is presented, which means pelvic inflammatory disease. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21240928

 

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