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B

 
bel; boron. See also point b.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

B

1. Symbol for boron; for aspartic acid or asparagine when it is unclear which of the two amino acids is present; for bromouridine; second substrate in a multisubstrate enzyme-catalyzed reaction.
2. As a subscript, refers to barometric pressure.

b

1. As a subscript, refers to blood.
2. Abbreviation for bis [L.], twice; barn.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

b

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B

(bē)
n. pl. b's or B's also bs or Bs
1. The second letter of the modern English alphabet.
2. Any of the speech sounds represented by the letter b.
3. The second in a series.
4. Something shaped like the letter B.
5. B The second best or second highest in quality or rank: a mark of B on an English theme.
6. Music
a. The seventh tone in the scale of C major or the second tone in the relative minor scale.
b. A key or scale in which B is the tonic.
c. A written or printed note representing this tone.
d. A string, key, or pipe tuned to the pitch of this tone.
7. B One of the four major blood groups in the ABO system. Individuals with this blood group have the B antigen on the surface of their red blood cells, and the anti-A antibody in their blood serum.
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B

Symbol for:
1. Bacillus .
2. Bel.
3. Blood.
4. 5-Bromouridine.
5. Bronchodilator.
6. Brucella.
7. Buccal.
8. Magnetic induction, expressed in teslas.

b

Symbol for:
1. Base.
2. Bed.
3. Inconvertible enzyme.
4. Magnetic flux density.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

B

1. Abbreviation for boron; bound; aspartic acid; bromouridine; second substrate in a multisubstrate enzyme-catalyzed reaction.
2. As a subscript, refers to barometric pressure.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

B

The symbol for the element barium.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

B

abbrev. for either ASPARAGINE (N) or ASPARTIC ACID (D) where the amino acid residue in the protein cannot be distinguished as N or D, or varies between N and D.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

Patient discussion about B

Q. hepatitis b

A. if info about hepatitis B is what you are looking for, here is a great animation that can clarify what's it all about:
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/hepatitisb/htm/lesson.htm

Q. When is the best time to take vitamin B complex? I mean- after / before a meal? with what foods? etc.

A. vitamin B complex is acidic, you might want to take it right after meals. i tried taking it on an empty stomach and got a terrible nausea...

Q. can the hepatitis b vaccination cause a soar throat?

A. yes it can be very probable!

before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

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