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ending

 [end´ing]
a finishing or final part of something, especially the peripheral termination of a nerve or nerve fiber. Called also terminatio and terminus.
free nerve ending the type of neural receptor with the simplest form, in which the peripheral nerve fiber divides into fine branches that terminate freely in connective tissue or epithelium.

end·ing

(end'ing),
1. A termination or conclusion.
2. A nerve ending.

end·ing

(end'ing)
1. A termination or conclusion.
2. A nerve ending.

end·ing

(end'ing)
1. A termination or conclusion.
2. A nerve ending.

Patient discussion about ending

Q. Does ascites mean it's the end? My mother, age 65 was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in a routine US examination. It was also diagnosed she already has mild ascites. Does that mean her cancer is metastatic?

A. Ascites can render the staging of the cancer as metastatic, but it depends on the specific characters of the ascites, so further testing is needed here.

Q. I ended the chemo treatments at the end of May. How long does it take to get back to near normal? I still can't eat the things I love, I smell funny burn odors, dizziness and lack of energy. I realize my life has changed, but is this what I'll be like forever? Please tell me how long it took you to recover....:))

A. I can't give you an exact time. Chemo is a very big change for your body and everyone takes different time to recover. I am sure that within the next few weeks you will start feeling much better.

Q. Do you want to end because of a vaccination in a wheel chair? It is already about 12 years ago. I met a mother with her kids. One came always in a wheel chair to the services. His terrible story is still in my mind. It could be shown, that because of a vaccination he got the cytomegalovirus infection (CMV) and then spastic paralysis.

A. Corrigendum: If you know somebody speaking German and English who could...

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So much is begun on the cross, and so much is gained, that these words about endings are entirely about triumph and not at all about defeat.
The notoriously contested "original ending" of Mark is here defended not merely as authentic but as "a dramatic and kerygmatic asset." Smith finds that the Gospel concludes both "hopefully and mysteriously." (3) The women's silence at the end has dramatic effect, but it also points beyond itself: Smith interprets it as meaning that the women ran straight to witness to the disciples without speaking to anyone on the way, just as the healed man in 1:44 is instructed to "say nothing to anyone" before showing himself to the priest--at which time he would most certainly have spoken.
A taxpayer that has filed a Form 3115 with the IRS National Office for a tax year ending on or after Dec.
The longer ending seems to gather up the endings of Matthew, Luke, and John and shuffle them together in a summary that is dealt out with some new and alarming details about snake handling and poison drinking.
On examination, the IRS field agent determined that the employer had overstated its pension expense for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1984, by $41,848,000--the total amount contributed after the end of the fiscal year.
Consequently, unless capital gains can be generated in the short period ending Dec.
This is important for an entity using LIFO, because each pool must be accounted for separately in determining ending inventory and the related cost of goods sold.