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IS

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for ICELAND.

IS

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Iceland. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Icelandic bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Iceland. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Iceland. Each region has its own code with the prefix "IS." For example, the code for the Region of Reykjavik is ISO 3166-2:IS-0.
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The histopathologic findings of intestinal spirochetosis are different from those of syphilis.
We searched the electronic archives at our institution for the diagnosis of "intestinal spirochetosis" from January 2005 to December 2014.
Our study also demonstrated that intestinal spirochetosis and schistosomiasis may be asymptomatic, involve normal or abnormal mucosa, and involve polyps [13-19].
Further examination showed intestinal spirochetosis along the caecal border (Figure 2).
pilosicoli strains found in cholera patients were extremely diverse relative to the known outgroup species, which indicates the potential for detection of new species related to intestinal spirochetosis.
Intestinal spirochetosis, initially described in HIV-infected homosexual men, is now known to occur in children and in various other disorders without associated HIV infection.
In several case reports, the abdominal symptoms of diarrhea and the presence of spirochetes have been eliminated from patients following treatment with agents such as metronidazole.[1] The term intestinal spirochetosis (IS) was coined in 1967[2] to describe this condition.

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