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POMP

(pahmp),
Acronym for Purinethol (6-mercaptopurine), Oncovin (vincristine sulfate), methotrexate, and prednisone, a cancer chemotherapy regimen.

POMP

[pomp]
an abbreviation for a combination drug regimen used in the treatment of cancer, containing three antineoplastics, Purinethol (mercaptopurine), Oncovin (vincristine sulfate), methotrexate, and predniSONE (a glucocorticoid).

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Q. help with tingling in the hands amd numness

A. I have experienced the same conditions in the past on numerous occasions. The malady, more than likely, is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. You should consult a neurologist for a diagnosis.

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Pomp recommended revising the COP method by replacing the "all-or-nothing" method under the current COP standard with a proportionate approach, rather than adopting the market-based sourcing approach proposed by the Uniformity Committee and revising the MTC regulations to better define the direct costs that are included in COP.
It is told primarily by Sacajawea talking to her child, Pomp, also called Firstborn Son, and by Pomp himself.
The infant's parents, French Canadian trader Toussaint Charbonneau and his Shoshone wife, Sacagawea, named him Jean Baptiste, but Clark gave him the nickname that stuck: Pompey, perhaps for the Roman general, shortened to Pomp.
But in the first production by the newly formed Wales Theatre Company Webber's kind of pomp is happily absent.
The ceremonies of German monarchs had been private in the early nineteenth century, but the desire to nurture the monarchies' popular appeal in the wake of the revolutions led the kings to introduce more pageantry and pomp and to make royal ceremony more accessible to the public.
Other aspiring pros include George Bradford of Maryland, Marcus Kiel of California, Brian Herring of Arizona, Pomp Braswell (a journeyman mini-tourist sponsored by the Harlem Globetrotters), plus North Carolina's Robbie Petty and Kevin Logan, the latter a 40-year-old throwback to the black golf tour era.
The first thing the new county council did was to do away with robes of office and all the pomp and ceremony disappeared, downgrading the position of Cardiff's Lord Mayor.
THE "NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND" ACT CELEBRATED ITS fourth anniversary in January with only minor pomp as President Bush starred in a lackluster photo-op at a Maryland public school.
Rudyard Kipling, the bard of Imperial Britain during the 19th century, marked the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria in 1897 with a poem that reflected on the ephemeral character of empire: Far-called, our navies melt away; On dune and headland sinks the fire: Lo, all our pomp of yesterday / Is one with Nineveh and Tyre
A rousing extravaganza of musical pomp and circumstance is set to stir the city as the Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra announces the Summer Prom and an opportunity to win of the 20 pairs of tickets to the concert on July 7.
Every summer across the country there are Renaissance Fairs and medieval events reenacted for men and women who enjoy the pomp, life styles, music, foods, and battles associated with the Middle Ages.
Synod wrapped up with an appropriate measure of pomp and ceremony.