LAO


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LAO

Abbreviation for left anterior oblique projection, used in chest radiography, especially to assess the size of the left atrium and ventricle.

LAO

left anterior oblique position.
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(87) The Lao were already a mighty civilisation before the Europeans had even ceased roaming as nomads and learned to sow the fields, much less hold a stylus.
Mai said, "I am very honoured to be a part of Lao, which focuses on speciality dishes from South East Asia, and where our guests will discover traditional Asian flavours in contemporary ways.
It is difficult now to conceive of how significant Laos once was in American Cold War strategic thinking.
Lao authorities on Thursday allowed a 65-member rescue team, including divers from neighbouring Thailand, to assist in the search for bodies.
The Lao Conference of Churches (LCC) in the United States awards the degrees.
However, the LAO says, the proposed initiative prohibits the generation of nuclear power in the state, including by existing power plants, until such time as the CEC finds, and the Legislature affirms, that the federal government has met the requirements on technology for nuclear fuel rod reprocessing plants and permanent disposal of high-level nuclear waste.
* 2005: The bilateral trade agreement between the United States and Laos entered into force in February.
While The last century of Lao royalty does not aspire to be the single authoritative source on this period of Lao history, it is a highly important contribution to its study.
"We submitted the script to the Lao government last year, and they suggested a few alterations before giving us permission to shoot," Thai helmer Deenan says.
Danish brewery group Carlsberg A/S said on Monday (17 December) that it has acquired a 70% stake in Lao Soft Drink Co Ltd in Laos.
ENPNewswire-August 13, 2019--WB-Maintaining Economic Stability in Lao PDR