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MH

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for MARSHALL ISLANDS.

MH

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

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for the Marshall Islands. This is used as an international standard for shipping to the Marshall Islands. Each Marshallese subdivision has its own code with the prefix "MH." For example, the code for Kili Island is ISO 3166-2:MH-KIL.
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The mutation was not present in IVCT malignant hyperthermia negative (MHN) control samples from 100 unrelated individuals.
Presence of two different genetic traits in malignant hyperthermia families: implication for genetic analysis, diagnosis, and incidence of malignant hyperthermia susceptibility.
Comparison of the in vitro caffeine-holothane contrcature test with the Ca-induced Ca release rate test in patients suspected of having malignant hyperthermia susceptibility.
In 1972 Denborough and colleagues published a report on all the known cases of malignant hyperthermia in Australia and New Zealand, looking at serum CPK and physical characteristics.
Key words: malignant hyperthermia, day stay surgery, anaesthesia, complications
Preparation of the Datex-Ohmeda Aestiva anesthetic machine for malignant hyperthermia cases.
Malignant hyperthermia is characterized by high fever with intense muscle rigidity and myoglobinuria, and it is often associated with cardiac arrhythmias.
Malignant Hyperthermia (MH) is an inherited metabolic disorder.
Chapters on anesthetic issues address safe airway management, malignant hyperthermia, postoperative nausea, and safe positioning.
For example, before the early 1990's, pig malignant hyperthermia caused a two billion dollar loss each year in global pig production.
He wasn't sure of that when Steven flatlined for more than 30 minutes after a reaction to the general anesthesia - a rare syndrome called malignant hyperthermia, which creates a rapid breakdown and overheating of skeletal muscles.
A second similar syndrome is malignant hyperthermia, which also is characterized by muscle rigidity and hyperthermia that can reach 113[degrees]F.
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