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peg

 [peg]
a projecting structure.
rete p's inward projections of the epidermis into the dermis, as seen histologically in vertical sections.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.

peg

(peg),
A cylindrical projection.

PEG

abbr.
polyethylene glycol

PEG

1. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy GI disease An enteric feeding tube used to purge the colon presurgery.
2. Physician equity group. See Managed service organization.
3. Polyethylene glycol Therapeutics An inert long-chain synthetic molecule that may be attached to various proteins making them invisible to the immune system; multiple PEGs have been attached to ADA–adenosine deaminase, one of the enzymes responsible for SCID, allowing long-term survival of the molecule within the body; PEG has been attached to Hb, and has potential as a transport vehicle for artificial blood.

PEG

Abbreviation for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.
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Jason Hart, though, reduced his side's deficit just a minute later and the Halton side were frustratingly pegged back just before half-time when Spencer Jordan earned a share of the spoils.
Portsmouth were also pegged back with 95 minutes on the clock as Carlisle grabbed a point in their survival fight after a 2-2 draw.
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The Esh Group Stadium outfit led and were pegged back three times at Prescot Cables, David Dowson with the opener and Josh Home-Jackson at the double before Dowson's late winner made light of equalisers from Lee Madin, Jake Ellis and John Couch.
Richard Eaton and Andy McGill had set off like a house on fire, leading 8-1 and then 11-3 before being pegged back at 20-all against the visitors top pair.
Bayern Munich are 1-3 to win the Bundesliga after a 1-1 draw with Nuremberg, while leaders Leverkusen were unable to open a two-point lead after being pegged back by a late goal against Werder Bremen.
Earlier in the day, Salman Butt posted 72 in Pakistan's innings, while some late big hitting from Shahid Afridi (48) also helped boost their total to 274, although the tourists were pegged back by four wickets for all-rounder Shane Watson.
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