(redirected from PPGA)
Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.


Abbreviations, with numeric subscripts according to structure, often used for prostaglandins. Letters A, B, and so on, indicate the nature of the cyclopentane ring (substituents, double bonds, orientation); numeric subscripts indicate the number of double bonds in the alkyl chains.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about PGA

Q. My boy has diabetes. Recently he was diagnosed with vitiligo. What is it and what can be the reason for this? My boy has diabetes. recently he was diagnosed with vitiligo. Our doctor said that he hopes it not a polyglandular autoimmune syndrome. what is vitiligo and what does this big phrase (polyglandular autoimmune syndrome) mean?

A. Vitiligo is a pigmentation disorder and the major cause of vitiligo is the autoimmunity. Some internal factor cause the destruction of melanocytes cell which produce the melanin a substance responsible for the coloration of skin. this lack of melanin infect results in <a href="">white patch on skin</a> of hypo pigmentation.
Normally vitiligo is not related with other disease like diabetes. However a little inheritance may include in the occurence of vitiligo.

More discussions about PGA
This content is provided by iMedix and is subject to iMedix Terms. The Questions and Answers are not endorsed or recommended and are made available by patients, not doctors.
References in periodicals archive ?
In the other states and the District of Columbia, it uses PPGAs. Some 95% of the company's domestic individual life insurance is sold through these agency systems.
The substrate for the PPGA may be made in the same manner as that of printed circuit cards; molding is an alternative.
Securities and Exchange Commission, affirmed the 'A-' rating on the following Public Power Generation Agency, NE's (PPGA) revenue bonds.
Inicialmente, pode ser percebida que diversas linhas de pesquisa nao tem nenhuma dissertacao que trate sobre Sustentabilidade, como por exemplo, as linhas de pesquisa de Financas, Gestao de Sistemas e Tecnologia em TI e de Modelagem Quantitativa do PPGA da UFRGS.
(1) Programa de Pos-graduacao em Agronomia (PPGA), Centro de Ciencias Rurais (CCR), Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (UFSM), 97105-900, Santa Maria, RS, Brasil.
Fonte: Elaborado pelos autores deste artigo Quadro 4: Evidencias da presenca de temas do campo de publicas em programas de pos-graduacao em administracao PROGRAMA DE AREA(S) DE LINHA(S) POS-GRADUACAO CONCENTRACAO DE PESQUISA EM IES EM ADMINISTRACAO VINCULADAS A AP OU GS (ANO) AP OU GS UnB PPGA (1976) Administracao -- Publica e Politicas Publicas UFMG CEPAD (1972) -- 1.
New York: Fitch Ratings affirms the 'A-' rating on the following Public Power Generation Agency, NE's (PPGA) revenue bonds: