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Block

Large quantity of stock or large dollar amount of bonds held or traded. As a rule of thumb, 10,000 shares or more of stock and $200,000 or more worth of bonds would be described as a block.

Block

An exceptionally large amount or value of securities. While there is no specific definition of how many shares constitute a block, most people using the term refer to holding or trading more than 10,000 shares and/or shares worth more than $200,000. Almost invariably, trades of this magnitude involve institutional investors. See also: Block trade, Secondary issue.

block

A large amount of a security, usually 10,000 shares or more.

block

An area bounded by perimeter streets.Many subdivision descriptions employ a subdivision name,and then a block number and a lot number to identify particular properties.The numbers are assigned when the subdivision developer files its plat plan with local authorities.

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The symptoms may come on gradually or suddenly and they typically include: Palpitations (an awareness of having an irregular, abnormal or a heavy heartbeat) Light-headedness and loss of consciousness if the heart stops beating completely Shortness of breath | Chest pain If it's left untreated, complete heart block may lead to acute heart failure, chronic heart failure, stroke, shock and even death.
Significance of early transient complete heart block as a predictor of sudden death late after operative correction of tetralogy of Fallot.
Glasgow University heart specialist Dr Andrew Rankin said: ``I have not seen the case notes but I don't think someone with complete heart block should have been driving a taxi, there is no debate about that.
The major cardiac complications recorded were death, myocardial infarction, pulmonary oedema, ventricular fibrillation, cardiac arrest and complete heart block.
This case highlights the clinical decision-making involved in managing cardiac tamponade and complete heart block in the setting of metastatic disease to the heart.
At 23 weeks of gestation it was discovered that Madelyn had a complete heart block.
Complete heart block following replacement of the aortic valve.
However, complete heart block fortunately occurs very rarely and has been reported in only a few cases of SSc patients so far (3-5).
Paul tried to reassure me but then, at 28 weeks, doctors confirmed that my child also had a heart problem - an unrelated condition called complete heart block.
The patient became haemodynamically unstable prior to the CT imaging with complete heart block requiring atropine 3 mg and the insertion of a temporary pacing wire.
The patient was discharged home without any signs of active TTP or complete heart block of the fetus.
Antimisiaris implanted the dual-chamber rate-responsive Integrity(R) Micro AutoCapture(TM) Pacing System in an 80 year-old male patient with complete heart block.

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