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alkaline phosphatase.

alkaline phosphatase test (ALP)

a blood test used to determine a variety of liver and bone disorders such as extrahepatic and intrahepatic obstructive biliary disease, cirrhosis, hepatic tumors, hepatotoxic drugs, hepatitis, osteoblastic metastatic tumors, Paget's disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and hyperparathyroidism.

ambulance loading post

A point in the forward combat area where sick and wounded personnel are loaded into ambulances for transportation to a clearing station or a hospital.


alkaline phosphatase.
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Les Deux Alpes is an unusual resort in that the higher you go, the easier the slopes become, with plenty of green and blues at the top.
After a day-and-a-half's skiing at Les Deux Alpes we decided a change of scenery and new slopes were in order, so packed up and headed off to the nearby resort of Alpe d'Huez.
The INSEEC Alpes Savoie campus provides an excellent complement to the INSEEC Group of schools, strengthening the network with a campus at European geographic crossroads of France, Germany, Switzerland and Italy," said Catherine Lespine, General Manager of Career Education's Paris-based INSEEC Group of schools.
Compagnie des Alpes is a major player in the field of leisure production in Europe.
Hosted at Alpes or co-located at the BM&FBOVESPA, Orc's server-based technology provides high-performance that allows traders to win more market opportunities.
According to Lee, a key differentiator of the Apama platform is its ability to provide Alpes customers with flexible and easy-to-use development tools, which helps them accelerate the creation of strategies specific to the types of conditions that those customers demand.
CONTACT: Contacts: Compagnie des Alpes, Eric Guilpart, Communications Director, Tel.
Contacts Compagnie des Alpes Eric Guilpart Director, Marketing & Communications Tel: +33-1-46-84-88-79 eric.
PARIS, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On May 3, 2006 Compagnie des Alpes signed a letter of intent with the Palamon Capital Partners investment fund for the acquisition of five leisure parks belonging to the Star Parks group.
3% stake in Compagnie des Alpes ("CDA"), the leading French ski resort operator and the third largest operator of theme parks in Europe.
CIS Rhone-Alpes is a strong actor in the Rhone & Alpes region of France for IT and networking integration & deployment services targeting both the public & private sectors.