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MD

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF.

MD

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Moldova. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Moldovan bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Moldova. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Moldova. Each Moldovan subdivision has its own code with the prefix "MD." For example, the code for the City of Cahul is ISO 3166-2:MD-CA.
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John Landrum, PhD, a researcher and expert on the macula, comments, "When we compared the amount of macular pigment, which is comprised of lutein and zeaxanthin, present in the eyes of people with age-related macular degeneration to people without the disease, those with the lowest levels of carotenoid accumulation in the outer retina were significantly more likely to suffer from age-related macular degeneration than those with higher pigment levels.
The multi takers had no lower (or higher) risk of macular degeneration serious enough to cause vision loss--the outcome the trial was designed to examine.
Kinkade is the author of the Guide to Macular Degeneration Eyeglasses, written to educate doctors and their patients regarding the newest high-power eyeglass options for low vision conditions.
No one study can be the final word on the vitamins and macular degeneration, Christen told Health in an email.
Of the 839 people who took aspirin each day, 36 had an advanced form of the disease called wet macular degeneration -- or about four out of every 100 daily aspirin users.
The study evaluated pairs of elderly male twins and used a survey of personal dietary and health habits to determine the variations in the occurrence of age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
A growing number of scientists believe that macular degeneration is related to the slow degradation of blood vessels in the eye, specifically in the layer behind the retina known as the choroid, which contains the blood supply to the retina.
Hypertrophic olivary degeneration is a form of trans-synaptic degeneration caused by an insult to the neuronal connections of the dentato-rubro-olivary pathway (i.
I THINK I can reassure you, even though macular degeneration is the most common cause of loss of sight in the over-60s.
Q My father was diagnosed with Macular Degeneration causing his failing eyesight.