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NASH

Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. A fatty liver (steatosis) of any degree, with portal (and lobular) inflammation, ballooning degeneration and spotty necrosis—usually lytic in areas of fatty hepatocytes (acidophil bodies are rare). It is associated with mononuclear and polymorphonuclear infiltrate; periportal fibrosis is common, as are megamitochondria (a nonspecific indicator of mitochondrial dysfunction).

Staging
Sinusoidal fibrosis, bridging fibrosis, septum formation, evolving cirrhosis.
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Davos [Switzerland], Jan 24 ( ANI ): Andhra Pradesh Information Technology (IT) Minister Nara Lokesh met with Paypal vice-president Richard Nash during his visit to Davos on Tuesday.
Richard Nash from his 1954 play (filmed by Paramount with Burr Lancaster and Katharine Hepburn), the show is a fondly regarded midlevel entry in the American musical theater canon whose fame couldn't match that of composing team Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt's earlier and somewhat more precious Off Broadway hit, "The Fantasticks."
SANTA SHOW: Father Christmas with Dylan Cheema, aged eight, Malcolm Cheema and Richard Nash. Picture: RICHARD NELMES
RICHARD NASH, the BHB's first director of training, has left the post after his role was swallowed up in a revamp in the organisation of the British Horseracing Training Board, the BHB's training arm.
Mr Richard Nash, who co-owned a double glazing component manufacturing business, might have misjudged financial difficulties because of fatigue from working long hours.
"He said that he suddenly recognized his call to the priesthood while attending Christmas Midnight Mass," Richard Nash, chaplain at Presence Saint Benedict Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, said in a news release.
Alun Williams made 46 for Radyr and Matt Tyler 32, but Gary Adlam took two for 35, Tom Nash two for 48 and Richard Nash two for 54 to get them all out for 194.
and we're very worried about the impact that it might have," says Richard Nash, secretary general of EuroISPA, which represents roughly 900 Internet service providers across the EU, including Yahoo!
Bill Adams (Stable Lads' Association), Jim Gale (Northern Racing College), Paul Greeves (BHB), Grant Harris (National Trainers' Federation), Rory MacDonald (British Racing School), Richard Nash (British Horseracing Training Board), Richard Smith (Jockey Club), Malcolm Wallace (Jockey Club), John Biggs (co-ordinator, ex-Racehorse Owners' Association).
Captained by Richard Nash, the county squad finished top of their group in the first two rounds to go through to the medal play-offs.
Richard Nash and Robert Thorn, she was married to actor Ben Gazzara from 1961 to 1979.