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[IP] Med names and symbols.

On 6/1/02 10:00 AM, "insulin-pumpers-digest" <email @ redacted>

> From: "Scott Huber" <email @ redacted>
> Subject: [IP] Re: Medical names and symbols.
> diabetes, meaning sweet urine, and i know this is gross but that's how it used
> to be diagnosed, the lab personel use to taste the urine for sweetness.
> ...........now then anyone want to be a lab tech.....Scott

If it also is to mean "sweet" be sure to add that M word (Mellitus)
afterward. "sweet, like honey". Diabetes Mellitus... The modern Greek for
siphon is, oddly; 'Rufos' (unsure of spe...)
Pocket PC Use Windows CE, Home users, are using ME and business users use
NT. So if you are using Windows, you can get into CE ME NT which can become
very heavy. <VBG>

Jenny Sutherland
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