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deficiency

Biology the absence of a gene or a region of a chromosome normally present
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Hardly 25% of the population understands the implications of vitamin deficiency and even less people do something about it before they fall prey to the irreversible damage of these deficiencies.
The indicator should be considered a screening test for iron deficiency, researchers said, considering its low cost and high accuracy.
The delegation also lauded the efforts of the ministry of health, noting the advanced national surveillance programme and the efforts of the team members to declare the UAE as free of iodine deficiency.
Mahmood Fikri, Assistant Undersecretary for Health Policies, reassured the ministry's efforts in establishing a surveillance system for iodine deficiency.
If the auditor determines that a deficiency, or a combination of deficiencies, in internal control is not a material weakness, the auditor should consider whether prudent officials, having knowledge of the same facts and circumstances, would likely reach the same conclusion.
With the addition of Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, DCMA, and other agencies, JDRS will support more than 20,000 users processing 50,000-plus deficiency reports annually, making it one of the most robust joint-service web applications ever developed.
6015(f) stand-alone cases in which the Service has not determined a deficiency should not be settled.
After all, it makes more sense at first glance to allow the IRS to net out the accounts to the extent possible as opposed to issuing refunds for overpayment years while simultaneously remitting payments with respect to any deficiency years included in the cycle.
To order this report: Drug_Discovery_and_Development Industry : Vitamin D Deficiency Disorders Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013 __________________________ Contact Clare: clare@reportlinker.
The plain language of the statute dearly indicates that the Tax Court has jurisdiction over a petition when a deficiency has been asserted and the taxpayer has elected relief under Sec.
alpha]-1 Antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency is an inherited genetic disorder currently diagnosed in approximately 5,000 people in the United States.