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A member of the mammalian order Chiroptera.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Any of various nocturnal flying mammals of the order Chiroptera, having membranous wings that extend from the forelimbs to the hind limbs or tail and anatomical adaptations for echolocation, by which they navigate and hunt prey.
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batA family of small flying mammals, order Chiroptera.
Duvenhage virus, Histoplasma capsulatum, Kasokero virus, Mokola virus, Lyssavirus, rabies, salmonellosis, Yuli virus.
behavioural avoidance test
Bivalirudin Angioplasty Trial
blood alcohol testing
blunt abdominal trauma
Breath Alcohol Technician
brown adipose tissue
Bivalirudin Angioplasty Trial A trial comparing bivalirudin/Angiomax to heparin in patients undergoing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) for unstable angina.
In-hospital death, acute MI, target lesion revascularisation.
Post-PTCA for unstable angina, ASA and bivalirudin/Angiomax has fewer cardiac and haemorrhagic in-hospital events than ASA and heparin; post-PCI infusion of antithrombotics was used in both study groups.
Randomised, double-blinded; 4315 patients—2151 heparin + aspirin, 2161 bivalirudin + aspirin.
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BATBlunt abdominal trauma. See Blunt trauma.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Abbreviation for breath alcohol technician.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
BATAbbrev for brown adipose tissue.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
bata flying mammal of the order CHIROPTERA, the only true flying vertebrate apart from the birds.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005