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Series

Options: All option contracts of the same class that also have the same unit of trade, expiration date, and exercise price. Stocks: shares that have common characteristics, such as rights to ownership and voting, dividends, or par value. In the case of many foreign shares, one series may be owned only by citizens of the country in which the stock is registered.

Option Series

All the option contracts of the same class on the same underlying security with the same strike price and expiration date that are traded on an exchange. For example, all call options on Stock X with strike price Y expiring on the last Friday in March make up one option series in the exchange on which they are traded. An option series is also simply called a series.

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A preoperative upper GI series showed that he had significant dilatation of his sleeve, particularly in the mid-portion of the remaining stomach.
A lateral view from the upper GI series showed a hiatal hernia, with components of a sliding and a paraesophageal hernia (Figure 2).
IN ABOUT 5% OF CASES of gastrointestinal (GI) hemorrhage, the source of bleeding is not identifiable, (1) and patients are often subjected to extensive and repetitive testing, including upper endoscopy, colonoscopy, and upper GI series (with contrast medium).
The radiographer also may ask you if you are on hormone replacement therapy or you have had recent medical imaging examinations such as an upper GI series.
The others received tests such as esophagogastroduodenoscopy an upper GI series, abdominal CT or MRI, or carcinoembryonic antigen.
Investigation for gastric cancer should include an upper GI series and upper endoscopy with biopsy of suspect lesions.

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