SIL


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SIL

Squamous intraepithelial lesion, see there.

Squamous intraepithelial lesion (SIL)

A term used to categorize the severity of abnormal changes arising in the squamous, or outermost, layer of the cervix.
Mentioned in: Cervical Cancer, Pap Test
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Obviously, the SIL had friends in high places, not only sympathetic anthropologists who worked in national and international agencies like the Instituto Nacional Indigenista (INI), the Inter-American Indigenista Institute (III), and the Secretaria de Educacion Publica (SEP) whose personnel collaborated with Townsend and his colleagues from the outset.
Atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance (ASC-US) or atypical squamous cells-cannot rule out high grade SIL (ASC-H) were together diagnosed in 10 smears, of which ASC-US was in 7 and ASC-H in 3 smears.
It was also noted that adhesion force is more developed in SIL case compared with TPU and skin cases under indentation.
The rate of progression from low- to high-grade SIL in untreated patients was 4% for the infected patients and 9% for the uninfected patients.
The council is now meeting with the managers of SIL, their legal advisors and those people who purchase a service from them and hope to reach a resolution soon.
Missionaries of the State adds considerable complexity to the SIL story, highlighting how translation activities have often strengthened indigenous identity by providing a means for protest and resistance in native communities.
The acquisition of SIL should provide additional strategic capabilities to SpaceDev," said Jim Benson, SpaceDev Chairman and CEO.
SILs are risk reduction facilities where software and hardware can be integrated, tested, and evaluated for both stand alone functionality and/or interoperability prior to being fielded or moving to flight test.
The expansion enhances the existing P&E SIL as a unique hybrid electric component and vehicle testing laboratory that is crucial to the Future Combat Systems Manned Ground Vehicle program," said Raj Rajagopal, BAE Systems' vice president and general manager for Ground Systems.
The SIL is the place where you've got to make it all play nice together.
The Company believes that the investment into SIL will immediately increase the statutory capital base of SIL, and will apply to the Barbados Supervisor of Insurance that the assets underlying the note qualify as regulatory capital under the Barbados Exempt Insurance Act.
SIL Field Mapping - gives grocers the ability to assign any ScanMaster-supported Standard Interchange Language (SIL) field to any standard SIL field using a drag-and-drop interface.