Wegener


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We·ge·ner

(vĕg'ĕ-nĕr),
Friedrich, German pathologist, 1907-1990. See: Wegener granulomatosis.
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I have always recognized the very important role that FERMA plays in lobbying for the interests of corporate risk managers and commercial insurance buyers, and acting as a catalyst for ideas and expertise for the risk manager community," said Wegener.
It is not clear if this was the first time when Wegener witnessed a waterspout, but his diary entry suggests at least an interest in this weather phenomenon (i.e., "lot more peaceful than the ones in Europe").
Sinonasal Wegener granulomatosis: a single-institution experience with 120 cases.
Born in Berlin in 1880, the German seientist Alfred Wegener was trained as an astronomer, and he later embarked on a career in atmospheric physics (Greenn, Alfred Wegener ix).
Wegener was working at a wind tunnel that night and was unscathed.
Bloch, and The American College of Rheumatology, "Criteria for the classification of Wegener's Granulomatosis," Arthritis & Rheumatism, vol.
Koldingsnes, "Severe intestinal involvement in Wegener's granulomatosis: report of two cases and review of the literature," British Journal Rheumatology, vol.
On or before December 29, 2017, Wegener will issue 14 million shares of Wegener common stock to Novra in exchange for 2 million Novra common shares.
Wegener's granulomatosis: histological documentation of common and uncommon manifestations in 216 patients.
Incidence and survival rates in Wegener's granulomatosis, microscopic polyangiitis, Churg-Strauss syndrome and polyarteritis nodosa.
Pipeline Products for Wegener Polyangiitis - Overview 8
For diagnosing should be used clinical patient data, imaging tests such as chest radiography, MRI or CT scan, biopsy of the lesion and also the presence of anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)--serum marker of Wegener's granulomatosis--demonstrated by indirect immunofluorescence or ELISA (Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay).