Mimic

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Mimic

An imitation that sends a false signal.
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Coexisting IGCNU is a key feature in distinguishing TGCT from many mimickers.
1), (3), (5), (7) These typical results allow for a confident preoperative diagnosis and can exclude other possible clinical and radiological mimickers, such as synovial osteochondromatosis, pigmented villonodular synovitis, synovial hemangioma, and synovial lipoma.
The "best" stigma would be one that affects the potential mimickers but not the program participant--requiring work in a low-wage job to receive the benefit might be gold-medal stigma.
Mucocutaneous lesions should be characterized, according to existing classification systems, as to whether they may be lupus-specific, lupus nonspecific, lupus mimickers, or drug related," Dr.
10) MDCT helps to differentiate mimickers of PDA such as ductus bump (remnant of the ductus arteriosus), aortic dissection or aortic aneurysm.
Immunostaining for human herpesvirus 8 latent nuclear antigen-1 helps distinguish Kaposi sarcoma from its mimickers.
Studies of mothers' blood indicated high levels of human hormone mimickers, leading researchers to conclude that man-made chemicals had triggered changes in the sex of unborn children in the first three weeks of gestation.
Live Wire, an AC/DC cover band, and Motley Crue mimickers Same Ol' Situation will rock out to other people's songs starting at 10 p.
The role of carbohydrate metabolism and Vanadium salts (as mimickers of insulin in glucose transport) were not clearly established in the literature, therefore, the purpose of this study was to evaluate metabolic toxicity to Jurkat cells exposed (48h) to glucose, fructose, vanadium salt (Vanadium (IV)-di-2-pyridyl-ethyl thiosemicarbazone) and their combinations, and to measure toxicity indices and survival trends using the MTT assay.
announces the development of Naftosafe PLP 3000 Series calcium-zinc powder heat stabilizers, for flexible PVC applications, which provide a wide processing window with adequate color hold and smooth flow of material without hazardous metals or potential estrogen mimickers.
This compound has been shown to inhibit glucose transport in adipocytes stimulated by the insulin mimickers vanadate and hydrogen peroxide (22).
Now there is evidence, based on just two decades of study, that certain types of chemicals used in plastics and pesticides act as estrogen hormone mimickers in the human system.