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DDS

 
1. Doctor of Dental Surgery.

DDS

Abbreviation for Doctor of Dental Surgery.

DDS

dapsone; Doctor of Dental Surgery.

DDS

abbr.
1. Doctor of Dental Science
2. Doctor of Dental Surgery

dapsone (DDS)

[dap′sōn]
a bacteriostatic and bactericidal sulfone derivative.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of leprosy and dermatitis herpetiformis and for prophylaxis against toxoplasmosis and Pneumocystis carinii in immunocompromised patients.
contraindications Known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use. It is not recommended for use during pregnancy or lactation.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse reactions are hemolysis (particularly in people who have glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency), leprosy reactional state, methemoglobinemia, neuropathy, nausea, anorexia, toxic hepatic aplastic anemia, and skin rash. Dapsone was carcinogenic in animal models.

Mohr-Tranebjaerg syndrome

An autosomal recessive neurodegenerative syndrome (OMIM:304700) characterised by postlingual progressive sensorineural deafness as the first presenting symptom in early childhood, followed by progressive dystonia, spasticity, dysphagia, mental deterioration and cortical blindness.

Molecular pathology
Defects of TIMM8A, which encodes a translocase, cause Mohr-Tranebjaerg syndrome.

DDS

Abbreviation for Denver Developmental Screening Test.

DDS

Abbrev. for Doctor of Dental Surgery.
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Dataphone is a nationwide competitive carrier featuring telephony and Internet services with robust SLAs from Sweden's most advanced MPLS backbone.
According to Dataphone and Promacom, Axerra's Pseudo-Wire solutions underwent a rigorous competitive evaluation and were selected based on the AXN's unmatched latency reduction features, extensive performance monitoring capabilities, and robust OAM feature set.
The modem also incorporates diagnostics for use on all three levels of Dataphone II service.
6 kb/s Dataphone Digital Service (DDS), and a 56 kb/s Dataphone Digital Service.
Their Dataphone II 2096C modem doubles our transmission speed (to 9,600 b/s) and cuts our data response times by one-third to one-half--to three or four seconds per transaction.
The CDP also includes the Olympia Dataphone Manager software, which provides a convenient way to organize phonebooks and configuration settings on the handsets and base station.
More recently, AT&T introduced an access controller to serve as an interface between the Level IV system controler and the firm's Dataphone multiplexers.
Glossary: ADSL - asymmetric digital subscriber line; ATM - asynchronous transfer mode; BER - bit error rate; BRI - basic rate interface; CPE - customer premises equipment; DDS - dataphone digital service; DSL - digital subscriber line; EBS - enhanced business service; HDSL - high bit rate digital subscriber line; ISDN integrated services digital network; POTS - plain old telephone service; SCPAM - simple coded pulse amplitude modulation; SDH - synchronous digital hierarchy; SONET - synchronous optical network; TIMS - transmission impairment measurement set; TRI-C -- Total Reach ISDN-central office; TRI-R -- Total Reach ISDN-remote.
One of AT&T's first moves in entering the international data transmission services arena was to link its Dataphone Digital Service with similar service offered in Canada by the Trans-Canada Telephone System.
While at Bell Labs, he contributed to the development of products such as Dataphone II leased line modems, packet switched data PBX's, FDDI-based networking gear, and the Conversant voice response system.