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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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ALS

abbr.
1. amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
2. autograph letters, signed
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

ALS

Abbreviation for:
acute lateral sclerosis
advanced life support (Medspeak-UK)
afferent loop syndrome
agglutinin-like sequence
air-leak syndrome
aldolase
alveolar-like structure
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
angiotensin-like substance
antilymphocyte serum
artificial liver support
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ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, see there, also
1. Advanced Life Support.
2. Alternate lifestyle, see there.
3. Antilymphocyte serum.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ALS

Abbreviation for antilymphocyte serum; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ALS

Abbreviation for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about ALS

Q. What are the presenting signs of ALS? Are the upper or lower extremeties affected initialilly?

A. The most common presenting sign of ALS is asymmetric limb weakness, usually starting with the hands (problems with pinching, writing, holding things etc.) shoulders (lifting arms above head etc.) or legs (problems walking).

Other presenting signs may be problems with speaking or swallowing, although these are less common.

You may read more here:
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/amyotrophiclateralsclerosis.html

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In four separate articles Alsen writes of four details concerning Seymour's personality.
A better understanding of the patients' perceptions of their illness can enable us to adapt the information individually for each patient, and encourage more patients to enter the follow-up programmes", says Alsen.
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The group includes Bruce Witte, Andy Hall, Larry Hoyt, Richard Alsen, Phil Mosier and Kevin Gardner.
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Splinter was in charge of moving the 1909 Model MinneapolisFord tractor from Alsen, N.D., to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Tractor Test and Power Museum at Lincoln, Neb.
Picking up the hints provided by the "recommended home reading" of "the Upanishads and the Diamond Sutra and Eckhart" that the two older Glass boys, Seymour and Buddy, urged on Franny and Zooey (Franny and Zocey 60 (FZ hereafter]), critics have looked for influences and analogues in Hinduism (Alsen), Taoism (Antonio), Zen (Goldstein and Goldstein, "Zen"), and Christianity (Panichas, Slabey).
For example, the Black Communities of Alsen, Wallace, and Homer have filed multimillion dollar lawsuits, received out-of-court settlements, signed petitions, held meetings and demonstrated to prevent sitings or to limit the pollution capabilities of hazardous industries such as Rollins, Inc., and Formosa.
If ever a road was misnamed a "Scenic Highway," it's the route to Alsen, Louisiana, an unincorporated corner of north Baton Rouge.