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a. Perceived or capable of being perceived directly rather than through association.
b. Having the ability to perceive something directly.
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Q. What are the presenting signs of ALS? Are the upper or lower extremeties affected initialilly?

A. The most common presenting sign of ALS is asymmetric limb weakness, usually starting with the hands (problems with pinching, writing, holding things etc.) shoulders (lifting arms above head etc.) or legs (problems walking).

Other presenting signs may be problems with speaking or swallowing, although these are less common.

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Q. Iam a bipolar and presently on tegretol medication.I found this to be the best way to get my doubt clarified. I am a bipolar and presently on tegretol medication. My doctor frequently changes the meds and he has tried variety of medicines before prescribing tegretol. He changes the meds every time when I visit him for routine check-up. I am bit confused and obviously cannot question my doctor as I repose faith and confidence in him. I found this to be the best way to get my doubt clarified.

A. Are you being treated by your GP? I would suggest if you are having trouble finding the right combinations it might be a good time to ask to be referred to a Psychaitrist. GP's will do their best but like anything specialized they only have a certain amount of knowledge and a specialist in the field could be more help. I also think that other treatments along with The medications like theropy and group theropy, excercise, good diet, plenty of sleep etc helps a lot too... Try to be patient it is a process to get everything in place that will work the best for you... everyone is different and the .mmedications and treatments that work for one may not work for another...

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The early-modern presentative text, in short, bridges the gap
(a) Presentative bands expression of Cx43 was detected by western blotting.
(ii) Constructions have some special meaning attached that brings about special restrictions, as shown in (22) where the meaning is presentative (cf.
The inhibitory effects of presentative chalcones contained in Angelica keiskei on melanin biosynthesis in B16 melanoma cells.
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An important distinction is required here: A presentative sacral image, such as an icon of Christ, is a representation without a particular narrative context.
[beaucoup moins que]La saison culturelle Maroc-France a pour ambition de valoriser la creation culturelle dans ce qu'elle a de meilleur ici au Maroc et en France[beaucoup plus grand que], releve-t-il, au preambule de son allocution presentative.
Wicklow, Ireland) was used to quantify asparagine levels in are presentative cell line (F1B).The enzyme asparaginase hydrolyzes L-asparagine into L-aspartate and ammonium ions; subsequent ammonium ion concentration measured colorimetrically at 340 nm is stoichiometric with Lasparagine concentration.
(p145) Students learn not only from a teacher pointing to or indicating representational knowledge, but through mimetically emulating presentative, demonstrative gestures, such as drawing, writing, and thinking out loud.
This, however, is only an apparent contradiction because in all three examples that Maslova (2005) gives in order to substantiate her claim the S-argument fulfills not only the function of focus but also that of the topic thus being a part of a presentative sentence which behave differently from the categorical sentences regarding the encoding strategies of the pragmatic function of focus.
He did not have true genius, the kind that creates and makes everything out of nothing." (28) True political genius lies in creation because politics is essentially creative not imitative, presentative not representative.