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NARP

(nahrp),
Acronym for neuropathy, ataxia, retinitis pigmentosa syndrome, one of the inherited mitochondrial disorders, caused by a point mutation resulting in the substitution of a single amino acid in the mitochondrial DNA at position 8993. A more severe expression of the same point mutation manifests clinically as Leigh disease (q.v.).

NARP

Neurogenic muscle weakness, ataxia, & retinitis pigmentosa A mitochondrial disease characterized by ↓ muscle strength and coordination, regional brain degeneration, retinal deterioration. See Mitochondrial disease.
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On a suivi une cohorte de patients qui a recu une hemodialyse d'entretien pendant une periode de neuf mois dans trois centres satellites de dialyse du Programme de nephrologie du nord de l'Alberta (NARP).
NARP covers a large geographic area, specifically a 516,966-square kilometre area north of Olds to the Northwest Territories.
Introduction of nurse practitioners (NP) in Northern Alberta Renal Program (NARP): Why and what do we do?
Los cuadros clinicos pueden ser mas leves, como es el caso de la Oftalmoplegia Externa Cronica Progresiva (CPEO), el Sindrome de Kearns-Sayre (KSS), que asocia a la oftalmoplegia retinopatia pigmentaria, o cuadros mas complejos, como la Encefalomiopatia Mitocondrial con Acidosis Lactica y episodios tipo derrame cerebral (MELAS), la epilepsia mioclonica con fibras rojas rasgadas (MERRF), la debilidad neurogenica con ataxia y retinitis pigmentaria (NARP), o el Sindrome de Leigh encefalomielopatia necrotizante subaguda (LS).
The m.8993T>G mutation is associated with maternally inherited Leigh syndrome (MILS) and neurogenic muscle weakness, ataxia, and retinitis pigmentosa (NARP) (Holt et al.
NARP syndrome has since robbed the 14-year-old Liverpool FC fan of the ability to walk and play his beloved football.
Apart from her involvement with CAI-NC, Van Horn-Denton participates in a number of professional organizations, including the North Carolina Registered Parliamentarians (NCRP), the National Association of Registered Parliamentarians (NARP), National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers (NBC-CAM), Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA) and the Association Management Specialists (AMS).
Worse, the French editors have chosen to proceed alphabetically, rather than by period, and have reached only "L." The seventeenth-century official in question does not appear as Denarp and if he is to be remembered as de Narp, the more common spelling of this uncommon name, he will be indexed without the particle de, as Narp.