postnasal drip syndrome

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postnasal drip syndrome

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PNDS

An important cause of chronic cough, often associated with chronic or allergic rhinitis, in which nasal secretions drain via the posterior pharynx.
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Worldwide shipments of PNDs are forecasted to peak at around 42 million devices in 2011-2012 and gradually decline to 34 million units in 2015, Berg Insight said.
Positioned as a new and combined PND + Smartphone, making it an economic choice for users, the Explora K75 is praised for not only having an ultra-slim body and 3.5" touch screen but also including the exciting Mio Spirit inside.
"I'm not entirely sure what the answer is, but stricter penalties could help." Dyfed-Powys has the best record with PNDs, with only 32% of offenders failing to pay up.
"It is reasonable to assume that a high proportion of these young people were first-time entrants to the system because these are precisely the circumstances in which PNDs are said to be appropriate," he said.
"We know that prolific shoplifters are being given PNDs, which means they are avoiding the courts completely.
At the end of the 2005/06 financial year, Northumbria was owed pounds 59,760 in unpaid PNDs, compared to pounds 59,680 in Durham.
By definition, chronic cough persists past 3 to 8 weeks.[1] Irwin proposed an algorithm to evaluate chronic cough in 1981[2] that has successfully diagnosed and treated chronic cough 82% to 100% of the time in referral centers.[2-6] Among patients in this setting who are not using tobacco or ACE inhibitors (assuming a normal or stable chest x-ray), most have PNDS, asthma, GERD, or a combination of these diagnoses.[2-5] The protocol evaluates for these 3 conditions.
(41) Analise bivariada --Menor escolaridade do idoso do domicilio --Menor renda familiar (SM) Media ponderada pelo tamanho amostral IA: Inseguranca Alimentar; IAL: Inseguranca Alimentar Leve; IAM: Inseguranca Alimentar Moderada; IAG: Inseguranca Alimentar Grave; SM: Salario Minimo; ABIPEME: Associacao Brasileira de Institutos de Pesquisa de Mercado; PNAD: Pesquisa Nacional por Amostra de Domicilios; PNDS: Pesquisa Nacional de Demografia e Saude.
According to TomTom, its Voice Maps enable its customers to develop a range of navigation and location based services featuring high quality turn-by-turn driving directions for PNDs, mobile applications and in-dash systems to make driving safer.
15 February 2012 - Dutch portable navigation devices (PNDs) maker TomTom NV (AMS:TOM2) will set up a joint venture with Chinese map content and navigation solutions firm AutoNavi Holdings Limited (NASDAQ:AMAP) to introduce real-time traffic solution HD Traffic in China, the parties said in a joint release today.
In contrast, prices are declining for SMDs used in digital cameras and personal navigation devices (PNDs) as demand decreases.
Resulting adult F (1) females were bred to generate F (2) offspring, whose development was monitored over postnatal days (PNDs) 1-63.