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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19) For instance, in a report published in 1993 by the US Senate Select Committee on POW/MIA Affairs, Godley McMurtrie, the US ambassador to the former Kingdom of Laos from 1969 to 1973, averred that the leadership of the Pathet Lao was controlled by Hanoi.
4 virus from Laos (Table 2), by hemagglutination inhibition test.
The Lao experience is a tribute to Asian philosophy of good and clean living, and in that respect, we have taken great care in selecting well-picked fresh ingredients that are treated with harmony and respect".
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Lao authorities on Thursday allowed a 65-member rescue team, including divers from neighbouring Thailand, to assist in the search for bodies.
The Lao people have also shown themselves to be a robust and capable workforce.
Sombath, and others unjustly imprisoned in Laos, it is clear that Lao security forces, including the military and secret police, are once again violently cracking down on key elements of society in Laos to seek to maintain political power and economic control," Smith said.
Lao drug police are organized into 17 provincial Counter Narcotics Units (CNUs).
Phongsavanh Bank (PSVB) is the first privately owned bank in the Lao PDR.
Through veiled and unveiled threats the Lao government regularly makes it difficult for Protestant pastors and Catholic priests to receive theological education.
Speaking on the occasion, DGCA Laos said that Lao PDR is looking forward to working in close co-operation with the AAI in the near future.