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/gen·er·al/ (jen´er-al) affecting many parts or all parts of the organism; not local.

70s, the rules of

A mnemonic for CNS tumors
70s, rule of
General 70% are primary CNS neoplasms, 70% of primary CNS neoplasms are glial, 70% of primary glial tumors are astrocytomas; 70% of astrocytomas are high grade
Children 70% of tumors arise in the posterior fossa, 70% of those occurring before age 2 are medulloblastomas; 70% of supratentorial tumors are craniopharyngiomas
Adults 70% are in the hemispheres, 70% of those in the pineal region are germinomas, 70% of those in the pituitary gland are adenomas, of which 70% are chromophobe adenomas


in a clinical context means whole of body.

general clinical assessment
an overall statement on the patient's state of health.
general clinical examination
a complete clinical examination including all body systems.
general populations
include all classes and levels of animals (or plants) without any attempt to categorize them.
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He said the result had left Mr Howard 'sliding down, out of control, going further and further right' while predicting that Labour's support would recover in the general election.
Blair wants to hold a General Election on the same day as those local polls - and even if he does not make a formal announcement, insiders have confirmed that is his preferred option.
Lastly, if as expected another coalition government is formed after May 7, 2015, this could set the trend for future General Elections and coalition governments will become the norm.
Curran's plea to voters came as another opinion poll showed the SNP on course to dominate the general election in Scotland.
The UK Electoral Commission has launched a dedicated overseas voter registration campaign to encourage British citizens living overseas to register to vote ahead of the UK Parliamentary general election, due to take place on Thursday May 7.
4m donated by convicted fraudster Michael Brown, which dated from the 2004 General Election.
Mr Havard said: "After careful consideration I have made the hard decision to write to all members of Merthyr Tydfil & Rhymney Constituency Labour Party to inform them, first, that I have decided to withdraw as our Labour candidate for the May 2015 General Election.
In the 2012 general election, the disparity of vote weight was up to 2.
FAFEN differ the general election results of eighteen constituencies of the National Assembly from the Election Commission of Pakistan's official results.
Younger people were less likely to vote--42 per cent of people aged between 18-24 years said they didn't vote in the 2011 general election.
To be in place by the general election next year, any amendment to the election law needs to be passed in Parliament by June 12 -- the date on which the last general elections were held -- as amendments that have been made less than a year before an election are not valid in that election, as per the Constitution.

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