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AS

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for AMERICAN SAMOA.

AS

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for American Samoa. This is the code used in international transactions to and from American Samoan bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for American Samoa. This is used as an international standard for shipping to American Samoa. As a territory of the United States, American Samoa is also assigned the geocode ISO 3166-2:US-AS.
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A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bekhterev's Disease).
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The criteria for inclusion were the presence of active disease, as defined by the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Index (BASDAI) [greater than or equal to]30/100 (16) and a serum C-reactive protein (CRP) level [greater than or equal to]10 mg/L.
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9, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The report 'Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bekhterev's Disease) - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bekhterev's Disease)'s therapeutic pipeline.
DENVER -- Even as prescribing of tumor necrosis factor inhibitors for patients with ankylosing spondylitis climbed in the last half-dozen years, patients' use of prescription narcotics increased as well.
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is the most frequently encountered disease in the spondyloarthritis group.