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SALL1A gene on chromosome 16q12.1 that encodes a transcriptional repressor involved in organogenesis. SALL1 interacts with HDAC1, HDAC2, FAM58A, MTA1, MTA2, RBBP4 and RBPP7.
Defects of SALL1 cause Townes-Brocks syndrome.
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Bethesda System, The(be-thez'da),
A system for reporting cervical or vaginal cytologic diagnoses. Use of TBS replaces the numerical designations (Class 1 through 5) of the Papanicolaou smear with descriptive diagnoses of cellular changes. Cellular changes are identified as benign; reactive, such as those due to inflammation, atrophy, radiation, or use of an intrauterine device; or malignant. Hormonal evaluation of vaginal smears is provided. Low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions include what was previously called grade 1 cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN 1) and cellular changes due to human papilloma virus, that is, koilocytosis. High-grade squamous intraepithelial neoplasia includes what was once identified as CIN 2 and CIN 3.See: cervical cancer; cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
A rough measure, equal approx. to 15 ml of fluid. To administer a tablespoon of medicine, 15 ml of the substance should be given.
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Patient discussion about TBS
Q. I have hurt my cervical spine and shoulder in a rear end car crash in July. Why does it still hurt?
A. Spine and back injuries are known to to be causing a lot of pain and discomfort and for a long period of time. You should try and do some mellow exercise and physiotherapy that might help you a lot. If the pain is unbarable, you should consult your doctor about using pain medications.More discussions about TBS
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