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CREST

CREST is CrestCo's real-time settlement system for UK and Irish shares and other corporate securities. CrestCo has provided settlement systems for government bonds and money market instruments in the UK since 1990.

CREST

The central securities depository for many British and Irish securities. In particular, it is used to settle gilts in the United Kingdom. Using CREST carries tax advantages for U.K. investors. It allows shares to be traded between investors without the physical certificates needing to change hands. Euroclear has owned it since 2002.

Crest

a paperless settlement system which was introduced in 1996 to cut the costs and speed up the completion of dealings on the UK STOCK MARKET. Under Crest, STOCK and SHARE transactions are recorded electronically, in contrast to the existing parallel system (TALISMAN) which involves the issue of settlement papers and share certificates. However, as with Talisman, investors will still receive a contract note from their broker to confirm their purchase or sale.

Crest

see SHARE PURCHASE/SALE.
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Nevertheless, this patient was treated by glucocorticoid and ambrisentan, an oral endothelin-receptor antagonist, and then her symptoms improved obviously meanwhile pulmonary systolic pressure decreased, which indicated PCH associated with CREST syndrome might response to oral drug therapy and avoid lung transplantation.
However, taking into consideration this recent diagnosis, the immunosuppressive treatment with cyclosporine for CREST syndrome was deferred.
To improve sensitivity for milder forms of disease, the condition is often divided into diffuse systemic scleroderma (dSSc) or limited systemic scleroderma (lSSc) (TABLE 1), with CREST syndrome being a variant of the limited form.
4) Finally, many systemic diseases can lead to auricular ossification, including congenital plaque-like osteomatosis, Albright hereditary osteodystrophy, fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, Addison disease, osseous heteroplasia, and collagen vascular diseases, especially CREST syndrome and childhood dermatomyositis.
Gareth Davies, 47, was working in the south east Asian country when he was struck down with wasting disease CREST syndrome.
13] However, the local anesthetic effect is too short to explain lasting relief, and a randomized controlled study of injection therapy of the iliac crest syndrome showed no difference in pain outcome between lidocaine hydrochloride and saline.