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Abbreviation for p-aminosalicylic acid.

paraaminosalicylic acid (PAS, PASA)

[per′ə·amē′nōsal′ isil′ik]
a bacteriostatic agent. Also called aminosalicylic acid.
indications It is prescribed for the treatment of pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis and has unlabeled indications for Crohn's disease.
contraindications Known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use. It may interact with other drugs such as digoxin.
adverse effects Among the most serious effects are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. Fever, skin eruptions and other kinds of hypersensitivity reactions, goiter, hypokalemia, and acidosis may occur.


abbreviation for paraaminosalicylic acid.


Abbreviation for:
primary acquired sideroblastic anaemia
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Nafilyan Pasa, Fransa da filizlenen genito-uriner sistem hastaliklart ve cerrahisi konusunda uzmanlik kazanrmis ve Istanbul'a donerek bu konuyu askeri hekimlere ogretmis, onlari egitmis bir hocadir.
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El Condor Pasa first showed signs of colic last Saturday night, and surgery to correct a displaced intestine was performed in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Upon receipt of the purchase price for the three ITD Systems OnSite will grant to PASA an exclusive license for and right to use ITD technology in Mexico (subject to an existing contract) and an option to purchase a fourth ITD Unit.
EL CONDOR PASA has also been crowned Horse of the Year by the Japan Racing Association.
Croco Rouge then made up a lot of late ground to take third place in the Prix Foy, before finishing a highly creditable third behind Montjeu and El Condor Pasa in the Arc.
A minor difference of opinion emerged yesterday when senior BHB handicapper, Nigel Gray, revealed that he had allotted Montjeu a provisional rating of 135 for his dramatic Longchamp defeat of El Condor Pasa.
Highlights from the album also include Simon and Garfunkel's El Condor Pasa, River Shule, Whispering Earth, Carnival as well Tan Court Ensemble.
The Cats Trousers entry, compiled by Jeremy Edge from Newmarket, had an even more impressive Arc haul, as the list contained runner-up El Condor Pasa and third placed Croco Rouge as well as Montjeu.
EL CONDOR PASA, who covered himself in glory in Sunday's Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp, has been retired, writes Desmond Stoneham.