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ScD

 
Scien´tiae Doc´tor (Doctor of Science).

ScD

Abbreviation for Doctor of Science.

ScD

[L.] Scien´tiae Doc´tor (Doctor of Science).

carnitine deficiency, systemic primary

An autosomal recessive disorder (OMIM:212140) of fatty acid oxidation caused by defective carnitine transport. Patients present in infancy with hypoketotic hypoglycaemia and acute metabolic decompensation, or later in life with skeletal myopathy or cardiomyopathy. 

Molecular pathology
Caused by defects in SLC22A5, which encodes a protein that is both an organic cation transporter and a high-affinity carnitine transporter.

SCD

1. Sickle cell disease, see there.
3. Sudden cardiac death, see there.

SCD

Abbreviation for sequential compression device.

ScD

Abbreviation for Doctor of Science.
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This large registry study demonstrated that transplant from a matched sibling donor is successful in more than 90 percent of patients with severe SCD.
The sustained effect, clinical improvement and mucosal change over the longer period, together with analysis of dietary adherence and ability to maintain SCD, need further evaluation.
With the increasing numbers of SCD patients, the service has developed SCD-specific treatment guidelines and since 2009 has sponsored the development of satellite clinics at New Somerset Hospital and Victoria Hospital, two secondary-level hospitals in the Cape Town metropolitan area.
A number of studies have shown that the frequency of neuropsychiatric problems in children and adolescents with SCD is higher than that in normal controls (5).
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What sets an SCD apart from a traditional CD is its customizable features, limited only to the issuing bank's imagination (and applicable laws).
In developing lifetime SCD risk estimates for selected ages, Dr.
This study investigates the experiences and perceptions of mothers raising children with SCD and situates this parental perspective within broader processes of social inequality.
SCD is the polite choice for viewers, just as Swap Shop used to be on Saturday mornings.
With the aid of published medical literature the present article discussed the role of nonsustained ventricular tachycardia and frequent premature ventricular complexes recorded with long-term Holter electrocardiography in predicting SCD associated with common cardiac disorders such as coronary heart disease, dilated and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
We report a SCD adult who presented with ceftriaxone-resistant Salmonella bacteremia.
The differences in the internal microstructure of the high performance carbon (tradename Pureblack Carbon and SCD grade) compared to a typical furnace carbon black and an acetylene black are shown in figure 1.