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tract

A parcel of real estate; usually refers to a large area of land.

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The etiology of urinary tract infection: traditional and emerging pathogens.
Cu-Uvin and colleagues sought to assess the pattern of HIV genital tract shedding among women already on HAART with sustained below detectable plasma viral loads.
But neighbors, who two years ago derailed a previous Planning Commission approval, say the tract will destroy Joshua trees and junipers as good as any inside the Prime Desert Woodland's fence, and fear the new homes could jeopardize the survival of the preserve's plants by altering drainage into the preserve.
These abnormalities can be especially dangerous in neonates if they rapidly enlarge through a fistulous tract during swallowing.
Another relevant observation is that whereas the clinical symptoms initiated by aerosol inoculation covered the spectrum of symptoms seen in natural infections, the disease observed in study participants infected experimentally by intranasal drops was milder, with a longer incubation time and usually no involvement of the lower respiratory tract (13,20).
Residents can purchase Forever Wild license plates for their vehicles, with proceeds going to help fund tract management," he says.
It is less common for lead objects to be swallowed and retained in the GI tract.
In this column we will examine some more common prescription and non-prescription remedies for the upper respiratory tract infection.
Fifty-four companies participated in the sale, which offered 3,907 tracts comprising approximately 21.
The Meadowlark marsh is a secluded tract located north of Bellman's Creek and east of the Hackensack River and New Jersey Turnpike.
This pathogen, which most commonly infects the lower respiratory tract, was isolated using polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification from the urogenital tract in 55 women with persistent genitourinary complaints, Dr.
We can't access the small intestine in the same way that we can look at the other parts of the gastrointestinal tract," says David L Carr-Locke, president of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and director of endoscopy at Brigham & Women's Hospital.