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out of the ordinary.

special action points
acupoints used only to influence specific organs or tissues.
special diagnostic strategies
includes all techniques which are not provided in the ordinary course of the services available at veterinary clinics and hospital, e.g. Compton metabolic profile, field response trial, retrospective mating analysis.
special incidence ratios
ratios done specially for indexes that are not part of a regular surveillance system, e.g. a zoonosis incidence ratio which is the ratio of the number of new cases of the disease in the animal reservoir related to the number of people in the human population for the same period.
special protocol
a hospital case chart created specially to record observations in cases of a disease that is under examination by members of the staff.
special risk population
a population of animals that is especially likely to contract a disease because of some peculiarity of genetics or husbandry or because of geographic or climatic factors.
special senses
see special sense.

Patient discussion about special

Q. Is there a special diet for FMS I heard that there is a connection between my diet and FMS- what is it? And what should I eat or not eat (that is the question ? )

A. My neighbor next door has this - he always looks so tired! I will tell him abot this link _Laura_ - thanks.

Q. Are there any special forums for parents to kids with cancer? I think my sister could really use that kind of support group of people who are going through the exact same thing they never dreamed to be.

A. But how should I tell her to go there? she acts like she doesn't need help. she says she isn't the one who needs treatment and she wouldn't want to waste time and energy on herself now- only on the kid. How do I convince her it's important?

Q. Anybody know any special cakes for diabetes patients? not just sugarless... something that was specially designed maybe...? any recipes??

A. Thank you diabetes community!!! you are good people... I invite you to try the cakes once they're ready...

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We can muddle along the way we are for a good while yet, relishing our specialness and moaning about rubbish prize-money and Racing For Change, or we can accept that we need to attract some new people and some new money and do something about it.
Initiatives that teach nothing, but fill us with inverted notions of own specialness, likely do more harm than good in the long run.
Employers are constantly judging our degree of specialness.
The specialness that he and other cosmologists are so eager to explain away may be there still, having been flushed out of one dark corner only to scurry into another.
We forget the specialness that waiting can bring, how good it is to associate certain tastes and smells - and yes, Hot Cross Buns are a favourite - with special times.
Despite the changes made, it has retained that specialness that sets it apart from the masses.
This underscores what Ed Kopko, CEO of Chief Executive Group and CEO of Butler International, said, "The very specialness of this award is that it comes from one's peers.
As rare moments in Washington politics go, this one had a reality-based specialness of its own.
This results in less competition and greater profits, because niche customers are less price sensitive, says Portland-based Lynda Falkenstein, author of Nichecraft: Using Your Specialness to Focus Your Business, Corner Your Market and Make Customers Seek You Out (Niche Press, $24.
It's hard to explain that specialness," she says of such moments onstage.
But when Josh meets Deedra, he senses a specialness about her and becomes determined to make her his own.

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