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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.
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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.

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Founded by Gilbert more than 26 years ago, SPGA Group Inc.
* Results from IMMhance showed that, among people receiving SKYRIZI who achieved clear or almost clear skin (sPGA 0/1) response at week 28 and were re-randomized to continue SKYRIZI (n=111), 87 percent maintained this response at week 52 compared to 61 percent re-randomized to withdraw (n=225).9 The co-primary endpoints of sPGA 0/1 at week 16 and week 52 were met (p<0.001).
A club committee member told the Sunday Mail: "The Pro-Am is organised by the SPGA.
Compared with etanercept, higher proportions of patients receiving ixekizumab achieved a static Physician Global Assessment (sPGA) score [less than or equal to] 1 at 12 weeks (coprimary endpoint with PASI 75).
In these studies, the co-primary efficacy endpoints at 12 weeks were a 75% improvement in the composite Psoriasis Area Severity Index (PASI) score and static Physician's Global Assessment (sPGA) zero or one and at least a two point improvement from baseline.
Next month Ellon hosts its 17th Annual Pro Am which is one of the SPGA flagships of Pro-Ams in the Northeast.
Suffering Gordon Sherry went through torture on the Dalmahoy greens for the third day running yesterday as his hopes of a glory charge for the SPGA title faded.
The sPGA is the physician's assessment of severity of a patient's psoriasis lesions overall at a specific point in time and is a required measure the FDA uses to evaluate effectiveness.
They assessed whether ixekizumab improved work productivity by analyzing data regarding that secondary endpoint in the three randomized double-blind UNCOVER trials, which compared the agent against either a matching placebo or etanercept in 3,866 patients with chronic plaque psoriasis involving at least 10% of their body surface area, sPGA (static Physician Global Assessment) scores of 3 or higher, and PASI (Psoriasis Area Severity Index) scores of 12 or higher.
Clinical improvement as measured by sPGA scores of clear to almost clear were demonstrated in both studies.
FOURSOMES (SPGA names first) C Gillies, C Ronald lost to G Brown, A McArthur 4&3; S Henderson, S Cairns bt S Wilson, C Watson 3&2; J McCreadie, S Gray bt D Sutton, K McAlpine 2 holes; M King, G Law lost to P O'Hara, S Henry 2&1; C Kelly, C Doak bt L Saltman,J McLeary 2&1;K Walker, R Drummond lost to E Ramsay, G Murray 1 hole.
In the evening, Scots golf fans can see highlights from the SPGA Championship at Dalmahoy.