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PPD

 
purified protein derivative (tuberculin).

PPD

PPD

purified protein derivative; see under tuberculin.

PPD

abbreviation for purified protein derivative.

PPD

Abbreviation for:
packs per day
peak particle diameter
periodontal pocket depth
permanent partial disability
pigmented purpuric dermatosis (see there)
postpartum depression
personal and professional development
postpartum day
post psychotic depression
Prescription Pricing Division (Medspeak-UK)
primary progressive dementia
purified protein derivative

PPD

1. Packs per day.
2. Personal protective device.
3. Postpartum depression, see there.
4. Progressive perceptive deafness.
5. Purified protein derivative–of tuberculin–the antigenic material used to detect exposure to TB and response to M tuberculosis. See BCG.

PPD

purified protein derivative form of tuberculin.

Patient discussion about PPD

Q. What exactly is PPD? I heard it is a substance in hair color and that some women are allergic to it How can I know if I’m allergic to it?

A. That sounds nasty... so how can I know if i'm allergic to it or not?

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Tuberkuloz infeksiyonu tanisi icin standart bir tani yontemi mevcut olmayip PPD testi infeksiyonun belirlenmesinde hala en yaygin kullanilan testtir (9,10).
Bulgaria has a noteworthy and rich history of innovation and technology, and both PPD and the people of Bulgaria can benefit from this venture.
A critical question also yet to be addressed is whether early identification of PPD translates into a positive long-term outcome.
Symptoms of PPD include those criteria that are typical of depressed mood more generally, such as changes in appetite, sleep disturbances, extreme and unexplained sadness, bouts of uncontrollable crying, fatigue, and feelings of worthlessness or hopelessness.
Subsequent allergic sequelae are another long-term issue with PPD sensitization.
Although PPD attempts to be accurate in making these forward-looking statements, it is possible that future circumstances might differ from the assumptions on which such statements are based and could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements.
PPD has a country coordinating mechanism involving one senior government official in each member state known as Partners Country Coordinators (PCCs) to coordinate South-South program activities with different sectors within the country, among other member countries and with the PPD Secretariat, regional offices and its affiliates.
PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing discovery, development and post-approval services as well as compound partnering programs.
Dapoxetine was licensed by PPD GenuPro in August 1998 from Eli Lilly and Company.
Their PPD 3D technology has improved the cost-effectiveness, speed and quality of clinical trial training for the life sciences, and our judges were impressed by the novel use of this type of technology in clinical research, saying it has huge potential.
New Delhi, Nov 5(ANI): Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has been unanimously re-elected as the Chairperson of Partners in Population Development (PPD), for a further three year term, at the just concluded executive cCommittee and the annual board meetings of PPD held at Pretoria, South Africa.
Oracle and PPD Build on Long-Standing Relationship to Deliver Faster, Easier-to-Use Application at Clinical Trial Investigative Sites