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nonagenarian

(nŏn″ă-jĕ-nār-ē-ăn)
A person whose age is between 90 and 99 years.
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Data Source: A study comparing endometrial cancer outcomes after robotic surgery in 27 octogenarians and nonagenarians with 395 younger controls.
The present study included 291 nonagenarian volunteers who were participants in the population-based Vitality 90+ study, which included all nonagenarians born in 1909-1910 and living in the city of Tampere and its surroundings in southern Finland in 2000.
Octogenarians and nonagenarians appear to respond well immediately to TPA and to have a comparable hemorrhagic rate, but they do have a considerably poorer post-TPA prognosis [compared with people younger than 80 years]," Dr.
We found that the offspring of nonagenarians who had at least 1 nonagenarian sibling had lower levels of vitamin D than controls, independent of possible confounding factors and SNPs [single nucleotide polymorphisms] associated with vitamin D levels," said the researchers.
So at one point I ended up on one table which was more of an alumni homecoming of nonagenarians, which made me feel like a youngster.
Well, toddlers and nonagenarians may not be able to personally schlep bales of hay from their local Red Barn or other animal supply store, yet they should be able to participate in the hay's distribution once it has arrived in the garden.
OF THE THREE nonagenarians who established the Indian novel in English (the others being Mulk Raj Anand and R.
A SURVEY this week revealed that nonagenarians are happier in their lives than people in middle age.
You don't really want nonagenarians as heads of organizations which are trying to do something useful.
happy days: Gladys Wilkinson celebrates her 90th birthday with fellow nonagenarians at Victoria Court, Lockwood ONCE you reach your 90s you would expect to be taking it easy.
The trio have set up their own club called the Gliding Nonagenarians to organise regular flights - but have bent the rules to let 84-year-old Nell Skinner become a member.
Nonagenarians who want to participate in the birthday should call City Hall at (818) 548-4844.