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IS

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for ICELAND.

IS

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

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Iceland. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Iceland. Each region has its own code with the prefix "IS." For example, the code for the Region of Reykjavik is ISO 3166-2:IS-0.
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Few reports in the literature (amounting to less than 30 patients) have described patients with intestinal spirochetosis who presented with a clinical and histological picture of acute appendicitis (8,9).
Intestinal Spirochetosis (IS) was first discovered in 1719 by van Leeuwenhoek who analyzed his own stool and identified small mobile spiral organisms.
Pathogenicity of human and porcine intestinal spirochetes in one-day-old specific-pathogen-free chicks: an animal model of intestinal spirochetosis.
1] The term intestinal spirochetosis (IS) was coined in 1967[2] to describe this condition.

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