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polymorphonuclear

 [pol″e-mor″fo-noo´kle-ar]
having a nucleus so deeply lobed or so divided as to appear to be multiple; see under leukocyte.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

PMN

Abbreviation for polymorphonuclear leukocyte.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

PMN

Polymorphonuclear leukocyte, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Koyun PMN'i-T gondii takizoit kulturunun cesitli surelerde inkubasyonu esnasinda aciga cikan ekstraselluler DNA'nin Picogreen ve Sytox Orange boya solusyonu ile boyanmasi takininde florometre ile kantitatif olcumu (AU: Arbitrary Unit).
In January 2016, just a few months after Egger came onboard as publisher, Lenfest announced he was donating PMN to the nonprofit Institute for Journalism in New Media (now called the Lenfest Institute for Journalism), along with a $20 million endowment.
Then, PMN ceramic was preprocessed by silane coupling agents KH-560 to improve interfacial contact performance and then added to CNT/EP solution.
We chose hemorrhagic shock as a DAMP-driven and well-standardized model of significant inflammation as it is accompanied by severe systemic PMN activation [3, 36].
Recently, we showed that two mAbs generated in our laboratory [22] could be exploited to recognize and report on the phosphorylation state of FPR1 in human PMN after activation by formyl peptides [23, 24].
Endometrial cytology: Endometrial samples were taken between days 15 and 20, and days 22 and 28 in the postpartum period to count the PMN in the endometrialm samples, and to determine the prevalence of SCE between days 22-28 in the postpartum beef cows.
To evaluate the effect of AFs on superoxide anion ([O.sub.2.sup.-]) production and myeloperoxidase (MPO) activity of blood PMN, [O.sub.2.sup.-] production was measured in post-AFs treated PMN by converting to nM of cytochrome c reduced using the extinction coefficient [E.sub.550 nm] = 2.1 x [10.sup.4] [M.sup.-1] [cm.sup.-1] as described [18].
phagocytophilum were determined by morphological examination of >200 PMN after Diff Quik staining of cytocentrifuge slides.
The sensitivity of raised I:T ratio in predicting sepsis was found to be 97.92% and specificity 54.32%, PPV 38.84% and NPV 98.88%; 37 neonates had abnormal total PMN count and 11 had normal total PMN count (p value 0.058) showing sensitivity of total PMN count in predicting sepsis as 77.08% and specificity 38.27%, PPV 27.01% and NPV 84.93%.
Summary: With 791 million Tunisian dinars (MTD) approved investments, the National Upgrade Program (French: PMN) records its highest level of approval since its creation (figures for the last 10 months).
TUNIS, (TAP) - Investments approved under the Industrial Upgrade Programme (French: PMN) reached nearly 791 million Tunisian dinars (MTD) to the end of October 2015, from 456.5 MTD in the same period in 2014, according to the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining.