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LOA

 
left occipitoanterior (position of the fetus).

Loa

 [lo´ah]
a genus of filarial nematodes.
Loa lo´a a threadlike species found in West Africa, 2–5 cm (1–2 in) long, that inhabits the subcutaneous connective tissue of the body, which it traverses freely (see loiasis). It is seen especially about the orbit, including under the conjunctiva, causing itching and occasionally edematous swellings. The immature forms, or microfilariae, are diurnal, being found in the peripheral circulation in greatest concentrations during the day. Flies of the genus Chrysops are the intermediate hosts and vectors.

LOA

Abbreviation for left occipitoanterior position.

LOA

Abbreviation for:
Leber optic atrophy
left occiput anterior
letter of agreement  
level of activity
linoleic acid
loosening of association
loss of attachment
lysis of adhesions

LOA

Abbrev. for left occipitoanterior, a common position of the fetus in the womb, with the head down and the back of the head pointing to the front and a little to the left.

LOA

Abbreviation for loss of attachment.
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CHL subsequently failed to honor its Letter of Acceptance (LoA) and its cheque for balance payment was not honored.
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The standard method of screening for levels of Loa loa involves trained technicians manually counting the worms in a blood smear using conventional laboratory microscopes, making the process impractical for use in field settings and in mass campaigns to administer IVM.
In addition to this, the ship repair unit also operates a large facility in Abu Dhabi Industrial Area with the capability of Docking Barges up to 130m LOA and managing major conversions jobs.
Omani contractor Al Hassan Engineering has said that its Abu Dhabi arm - in which it owns a 49% stake alongside a local partner - has recieved a Letter of Award (LOA) for a $6.88mn oil and gas repair project in Abu Dhabi.
Vallianz Holdings Limited, an integrated offshore marine solutions provider in the offshore oil and gas industry, through its subsidiary, has received a Letter of Award (LOA) for the provision of Charter and Ship Management services worth US$82.0 million to a major offshore construction company.