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American Society of Hematology.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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Abbreviation for:
abdominal supracervical hysterectomy
Action on Smoking and Health, see there (Medspeak-UK) 
aldosterone-stimulating hormone
American Society of Hematology
asymmetrical septal hypertrophy
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

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Nostrums made from the leaves and bark of the tree (Fraxinus excelsior) are alleged to have value in therapy of gastrointestinal disease; clinical tests are ongoing.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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a forest tree of the genus Fraxinus with PINNATE leaves, thin, silver-grey bark with prominent LENTICELS, and close-grained wood.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
References in classic literature ?
As Jackson hurried away in company with the man with the ash stick another man, with a key in his hand, who had been looking on, led the bewildered female to a second short flight of steps leading to a doorway.
All the ashes will get into it--there, now I think you're tidy enough!' she added, as she smoothed his hair, and set him upon the table near the Queen.
Again the ashes slipped and rolled--very, very softly--again--and then again, as though they crumbled underneath the tread of a stealthy foot.
Again the ashes slipped and crumbled; some stones rolled down, and fell with a dull, heavy sound upon the ground below.
A town councilor and some farmers on Tuesday scored the dumping of ashes on a hilly land and even at the Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) here by a paper mill even as they claimed that the materials were toxic.
Global Soda Ash Market Information- by Application (Glass, Soaps & Detergents, Water Treatment, Chemicals, Pulp & Paper, Metallurgy) and by Region - Forecast till 2022
Celebrating Ash Wednesday is not needed for salvation or even temporal membership in a congregation.
"This technology offers an opportunity to utilize both high- and lower-quality fly ash resources in the production of a high-value construction material," says Boral CM Services Vice President, Technology Rafic Minkara, Ph.D., P.E.
Both high calcium (type C) and low calcium (type F) fly ash have been studied for making HVFA concrete with satisfactory results.
To study how wind activity around volcanoes drives ash deposits both locally and hundreds of kilometers away, the study's researchers used a high-resolution model of the two most recent events there (which occurred in 1902 and 1979) to reproduce the thickness of ash deposits and arrival times of ash clouds for both events.
Since its inception, the Soda Ash Business of ICI Pakistan Limited has consistently endeavoured to build on its successes and expand the scale and scope of its operations.