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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.

peg

(peg),
A cylindrical projection.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

PEG

abbr.
polyethylene glycol
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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.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

PEG

Abbreviation for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Two pegs away, Andrew Crocker put his sweetcorn baits halfway across to finish second with 89lb 9oz ahead of John Valdy with 89lb 9oz and Phil Weaver with 86lb 5oz.
He caught 100lb 8oz of carp from peg 12 on Sophie's Pond while four pegs away Pontllanfraith angler Howard Green made his usual appearance among the money winners by catching 88lb of carp on pellet baits.
Also at Saxon Mill, Alan Narbeth (Gloucester) was fourth with perch on chopped worm for 8-8-0, ahead of Bill Danes (Warwick Select), who took caster-fed roach worth 7-6-0 from Avon Street, where he was five pegs away from the winner.
Alan Davies, from Trealaw, was four pegs away and runner up with 77lb 6oz but after these catches weights were much lower as Graham Davies, from Cefn Coed, finished third with 27lb 10oz and Merthyr competitor Brian Prothero fourth with 27lb 5oz.
Four pegs away, Evesham's Alan Cooper (Bait Box) targeted skimmers to 12oz using squatt for his second-placed 7-14-4.
He was on Match Lake peg 27, while two pegs away, Ian Heaps legered his way to second place with 66lb 12oz and Colin Bates came in third with 31lb 8oz of carp caught on a method feeder.
Goole's Richard O'Connor (Van den Eynde) took silver medal from three pegs away wirth 13-9-0 using similar tactics.