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Account Balance

The amount available in an account. Simply put, the account balance is the net of all credits less all debits. A positive account balance indicates the account holder has funds available to him/her, while a negative balance indicates the holder owes money. Account balances are important in banking because they determine whether or not an account holder has money for living expenses and in margin accounts because they show whether the holder can conduct more margin transactions.


The amount of the original loan remaining to be paid.

It is equal to the loan amount less the sum of all prior payments of principal.

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Restoration of the proper acid-base balance in digestive disorders may be one of the natural, pathophysiological approaches for functional dyspepsia, biliary dyskinesia, GERD, sphincter of Oddi dysfunction type III, IBS, and intestinal dysbiosis (Candida overgrowth, S1BO), among others.
2002) Acid-base balance during repeated cycling sprints in boys and men.
Monitoring the pH of urine may be considered a sensitive method for assessing the acid-base balance in extracellular fluids (Seifi et al.
of automatic biochemical analyzers, reagents for coagulation, immunochemistry, hematology, for determining the acid-base balance, along with the lease analyzers.
Special attention should be given to electrolyte and acid-base balance in patients experiencing severe or prolonged diarrhea or patients receiving concomitant diuretic drugs.
The various parameters of acid-base balance in different groups are set out in Table 3.
We therefore evaluated the effects of four widely-used colloid preparations versus saline on SIG and on overall acid-base balance during ex vivo haemodilution.
Problems range from those using basic mathematics to those requiring sophisticated calculations of acid-base balance and logarithms.
Magnesium - (Electrolyte) Maintains fluid and acid-base balance in the body and aids in muscle action.
1984), has indicated that dietary electrolyte balance (Na+K-Cl) has a significant impact on body fluid acid-base balance and eggshell quality.
Unlike saline, a balanced crystalloid is one that maintains normal metabolic acid-base balance on large volume infusion.
These so-called ABC's are acid-base balance, blood oxygenation and cellular oxygenation.