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A long, narrow opening, incision, or aperture.


A narrow opening.

dorsal slit

A surgical procedure to make the foreskin of the penis easily retractable. The foreskin is cut in the dorsal midline but not far enough to extend into the mucous membrane next to the glans.

vestibular slit

The opening between the left and right ventricular folds of the larynx.
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Finally, the guidelines are likely to caution that SLIT is contraindicated in patients who are not likely to survive a systemic adverse reaction or the resultant treatment.
Place tear-away stabilizer strips on the fabric wrong side under the marked stitching lines at the neckline slit (2).
Of the 37 subjects who completed the study, 32 (86%) safely ingested more than 300 mg of peanut and 12 (32%) passed the oral food challenge at the end of SLIT therapy.
15) A fourth SLIT product (Odactra) was approved by the FDA in March 2017 for house dust mite-induced AR, with or without conjunctivitis.
SLIT is considered safer than subcutaneous treatment, but adverse events (AEs) do occur.
Conclusion: Study suggested that although slit skin smears are rapid and inexpensive method of diagnosis but their diagnostic accuracy is low.
Si is a semi-infinite slit which is larger than all other slits.
Traditionally physicists have accounted for paths involving only one slit per photon (green).
SLIT for grass allergy will be approved for patients aged 5-65, while SLIT for ragweed will receive an indication for 18- to 65-year-olds.
Release date- 22052013 - The CSR Trust of Commercial Bank of Ceylon recently donated a Slit Lamp to the National Eye Hospital as part of the Bank's CSR initiatives in the sphere of Health.
They were found with their throats slit and police said they believed the crime was personal because there was no sign of a robbery.
This is one of the first randomized, placebo-controlled studies to test the efficacy and safety of SLIT to treat peanut allergy and is one of several federally funded trials investigating immune-based approaches to preventing and treating food allergy.