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flag

Lab medicine A determined value on a diagnostic test at or above which a certain action is taken; eg fasting glucose > 7.8 mmol/L–US: > 140 mg/dL, is a flag for notifying the attending physician, who might not otherwise suspect DM. See Decision level, Panic value, Red flag.

flag

(flag)
medical transcription Warning or caution by the transcriptionist to the author of a report, pointing out problems (e.g., missing date, dictation errors, equipment problems, or potentially inflammatory remarks). Flags contribute to risk management.

flag

(flag)
medical transcription warning or caution by the transcriptionist to the author of a report, pointing out problems (e.g., missing date, dictation errors, equipment problems, or potentially inflammatory remarks).

flag,

n 1. a type of indicator used for identification.
2. a label that signals the occurrence of some medical condition (“red flag”).

flag

see udder edema.
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I've met her quite a few times before and she obviously knew what it meant to me and what an honour it was for a woman to carry the flag.
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It is a massive honour to be chosen to carry the flag for Paralympics GB at the opening ceremony," said Crates.
The 15-year-olds, from Aldersley High School in Barnhurst Lane, Codsall, and four other youngsters were chosen in a competition to carry the flag of St George before England's three opening group matches.
But I know that she is happy that I was the one chosen to help carry the flag in memory of her father.
BRETT DOYLE, based in Hong Kong, will ride the former Paul Cole-trained Carry The Flag in the pounds 360,000 Singapore Gold Cup on Sunday.
Triple Olympic gold medal winner Steve Redgrave will carry the flag for Britain at the Atlanta opening ceremony.
The site is approximately 20 minutes south of the world-famous ski resort Whistler Village which, along with Vancouver, will carry the flag for the 2010 Olympic bid.
To carry the flag is one of the achievements you only dream about.
HERO Gregor Tait will carry the flag for Scotland at today's closing ceremony.
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Air Tahiti Nui will be extremely proud to now carry the flag of French Polynesia to New Zealand," Levy noted.

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