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What does PGWV stand for?

PGWV stands for Persian Gulf War Veterans

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The New Jersey War Related Illness and Injury Study Center (WRIISC) has created a survey designed to help better understand the problems and needs of Persian Gulf War veterans.
Evidence is now sufficient to conclude that exposure to traumatic combat experiences led to posttraumatic stress disorder among some Persian Gulf War veterans, according to a new report from the Institute of Medicine.
A draft copy of the final report of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses (commonly called the PAC), leaked in November to The New York Times and The Washington Post, which found "no support for the myriad theories proposed as causes of illnesses among Persian Gulf war veterans, or even evidence there is a 'Gulf War Syndrome,'" according to the Post.