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PG

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for PAPUA NEW GUINEA.

PG

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Independent State of Papua New Guinea. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Papua New Guinean bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Papua New Guinea. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Papua New Guinea. Each province has its own code with the prefix "PG." For example, the code for the Province of Chimbu is ISO 3166-2:PG-CPK.
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One randomized controlled trial reported that in women with an unfavorable cervix at term, induction of labor with a Foley catheter is similar to induction of labor with prostaglandin E2 gel, with fewer maternal and neonatal side-effects19.
SOX9 regulates prostaglandin D synthase gene transcription in vivo to ensure testis development.
10 Several studies have demonstrated the use of vaginal prostaglandin in women at term with PROM.
FitzGerald, "Cardiovascular biology of microsomal prostaglandin E synthase-1," Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine, vol.
The researchers next collaborated with the laboratory of HSCI Affiliated Faculty member Richard Maas to see whether prostaglandin E2 has a similar function in mammals.
Randomized comparison of misoprostol to intrauterine instillation of hypertonics plus a prostaglandin F2 alpha analogue for second trimester induction termination in Uzbekistan.
Prostaglandin F2[alpha] analoglari (Latanoprost, Xalatan, Pfizer Inc, New York, NY; Travoprost, Travatan, Alcon, Fort Worth, TX, USA) ve prostaglandin benzeri molekuler yapiya sahip prostamidlerden (prostaglandin etanolamin) tedavi amacli kullanilabilen tek molekul olan Bimatoprost (Lumigan, Allergan, Irvine, CA, USA) gunumuzde okuler hipertansiyon ve glokom tedavisinde onemli yere sahiptir.
In the absence of barrier contraceptives, our research has highlighted the potential advantages of using prostaglandin receptor antagonists to prevent the activation and signalling of prostaglandin receptors by [PGE.
Prostaglandins are well characterized for their role in many bodily functions - controlling cell growth, constricting and dilating smooth muscle tissue - and a different prostaglandin (F2alpha) is known to increase hair growth.
The frequency of vaginal instrumental deliveries was similar in the two groups as well (11% and 13% in the Foley catheter and prostaglandin E2 groups, respectively), the investigators said (Lancet 2011 [doi:10.
Further, this is the first report in which a patient has a recurrence of herpetic keratitis associated to two different prostaglandin analogues.
The family of Marianna Telles, from Newport, say that her problems with communication and mobility stem from five days in May 1985 after the two-day-old infant underwent a shunt operation to try to improve her oxygen levels, and had prostaglandin hormone treatment, which had a similar aim, discontinued.