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cistern

A container for the collection of rainwater. Many historic homes had gutters and downspouts that routed all water into a cistern beneath the house to be used as a water source for cooking,cleaning,and in the event of fire.

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(10) reported that the needle interruption of the cisterna chyli with subsequent resolution of the chylous fistula is successful in 50% of cases.
Post natal neuro-imaging confirmation is required for all fetuses with mega cisterna magna on fetal sonography.
Using an integral automatic centimeter ruler, the following measures were taken: The distance from skin to the posterior wall of cisterna magna and the depth of the cisterna magna, from the inner line of the posterior wall of cisterna magna to gracile tubercle.{Figure 1}
Mega cistern Magna: Mega cisterna magna represents the mildest end of Dandy Walker spectrum.
Cisterna has previously worked with national real estate capital advisory firm, Johnson Capital, where he most recently served as senior vice president and co-head of the firm's Opportunistic Finance division, which provides investment banking services and structured finance solutions for residential buy-to-rent investors.
Healthcare "is the sector they prefer, since it allows them to establish contacts with politics and with public administration," Cisterna said.
La cisterna de placas prefabricadas, modelo adoptado por el P1MC, es una tecnologia simple y barata.
"Sudbury is an untapped cinematic treasure," says Sean Cisterna, director and producer.