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  5. copayment

Term of the Week

Down syndrome

Also known as: DS, DNS, trisomy 21

A set of cognitive and physical symptoms that result from having an extra copy or part of a copy of chromosome 21 in your body

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Uniform Glossary

The Just Plain Clear® Glossary includes all the words in the Uniform Glossary established by the federal government.

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Also known as the Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms. This was jointly developed by the Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services.