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PTB

abbreviation for patellar-tendon bearing. See patellar-tendon bearing prosthesis.

PTB/SC

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The rates of cough, productive cough, fever, sweat, and weight-loss in the culture-positive PTB group were higher than those in the culture-negative PTB group ( P < 0.
Among 190 cases of sputum smear negative clinically diagnosed PTB cases, 33 were PTB with HIV co-infection, 11 were other previously treated cases and rest 146 were immunocompetent new sputum smear-negative PTB.
Out of 10 cohort and prospective studies included in descriptive review, 6 studies from the USA [27-30] to Chile [31] determined that PD is significant risk factor for PTB.
The last decile of births was assumed to have no exposure or attributable PTB, whereas the other groups were assumed to have levels corresponding to the lowest extreme (e.
Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman, MD, MSc, identifies the patient factors associated with PTB
In the present study we investigate the impact of CISH rs2239751, rs414171, and rs6768300 polymorphisms on the risk of PTB in a sample of the Iranian population.
In our study, a child with a combination of clinical features and chest radiograph suggestive of PTB with or without sputum or gastric aspirate smear positive microscopy was classified as having PTB (9) and a child with both PTB and HIV at the time of HIV diagnosis was considered a case of PTB-HIV co-infection.
Final diagnosis of KS with PTB was made based on the clinical triad of bronchiectasis, chronic sinusitis and situs inversus and sputum microbiology.
In the present study, a GA was employed in optimization of geometrical parameters of PTB heat exchangers and baselines.
17) PTB head design, along with the mode of action, is to be considered with considering efficacy of plaque removal.
The PTB in April 2013 invited companies to express interest in Phase-2 of al-Zour North IWPP.
PTB patients free from other infectious diseases were included in the study.