SCID-NP

Structured Clinical Interview

SF-36

Short Form-36 (Medical Outcome Study)

SLE

systemic lupus erythematosus

SMR

standardized mortality ratio

SSA

Social Security Administration

SWA

Southwest Asia


Ta

tantalum

TNF

tumor necrosis factor

TOCP

tri-o-cresyl phosphate


U

uranium

U.K.

United Kingdom

UNSCOM

United Nations Special Commission on Iraq

USAMRIID

U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases

U.S. NRC

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission


VA

Department of Veterans Affairs (formerly, Veterans Administration)

VAERS

Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System

VC

vital capacity


WHO

World Health Organization



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