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LAP

Abbreviation for leukocyte alkaline phosphatase; leucine aminopeptidase. See: alkaline phosphatase.

lap

abbreviation for laparotomy.

LAP

1 abbreviation for left atrial pressure.
2 abbreviation for leukocyte alkaline phosphatase.
3 abbreviation for leucine aminopeptidase. See leucine aminopeptidase test.

CEBPB

A gene on chromosome 20q13.1 that encodes a transcription factor which binds as a homodimer to various DNA regulatory regions, and as a heterodimer to CEBP-beta, CEBP-delta and CEBP-gamma. CEBP-beta binds to regulatory regions—e.g., IL-1 response element in IL-6 gene—of genes involved in immune and inflammatory responses.

LAP

1. Laparoscopy.
2. Laparotomy.
3. Left atrial pressure.
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