FACD


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FACD

Fellow of the American College of Dentists.

FACD

abbr.
Fellow of the American College of Dentists

BRCA2

A gene on chromosome 13q12.3 that encodes a protein which, like BRCA1, is involved in maintenance of genome stability, especially the homologous recombination pathway for double-stranded DNA repair; like BRCA1, it carries a marked increase in the lifetime risk of breast and ovarian cancer.
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Costello, DDS, MAGD, AAACD, FACD at Atlantic Center for Comprehensive Dentistry.
The Germans and authors such as George Meinig, DDS, who wrote Root Canal Cover-Up, and Weston Price, DDS, MS, FACD, in his book The Price of Root Canals, believe that all root canals can cause problems and chronic illness.
Although FACD and CAD, in the context of radiography, are both based on the development of computer algorithms for the quantitative analysis of digital images, the difference lies in the utilisation of the output of the algorithms.