LPR


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LPR

Abbreviation for laryngopharyngeal reflux.
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The central bank said that it would improve a mechanism used to establish the LPR in order to further lower real interest rates for loans.
LPR was first introduced in 2013 and has been publishing rates every trading day.
For this reason, previous LPR systems focused on recognizing LPs of a strictly limited SLP-based style [8][9].
An LPR who is deemed to be an "arriving alien," may be placed in removal proceedings, and would have the right to a hearing before an immigration judge.
James [1] explained that the mechanisms for LPR are vagal afferent stimulation by acid and the direct laryngeal contact of laryngopharynx with acid.
The pathophysiology of LPR differs somewhat from that of GERD, in that injury to laryngeal tissue appears to be due primarily to pepsin, rather than to acid.
(D) Severity of the lupus-like disease in C57BL/6 (B6)-[Fas.sup.lpr/lpr] (lpr) and MRL-[Fas.sup.lpr/lpr] (lpr) mice shows an inverse correlation with the functional activity of CD72.
Abbreviations [beta]-[cat.sup.Tg]: Stabilized [beta]-catenin by genetically modified GFP expression ALPS: Autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome AICD: Activation-induced cell death lpr: Lymphoproliferation DNTs: Double-negative T cells SLE: Systemic lupus erythematosus ELISA: Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay [T.sub.E]: Effective T cell [T.sub.EM]: Effective memory T cell [T.sub.CM]: Center memory T cell [T.sub.N]: Naive T cell H&E: Hematoxylin PAS: Periodic acid Schiff TNF[alpha]: Tumor necrosis factor a IFN-[gamma]: Interferon gamma.
Table 1: The index levels of renal damage in different groups of MRL/ lpr mice.
LPR filters, also known as nebula filters, can make the difference between seeing and not seeing dim objects from a suburban backyard.
Laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) is the retrograde flow of gastric contents into the pharynx and larynx, causing a variety of symptoms.