CIP

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CIP

(1) (Common Isochronous Packet) The packet format used in time-based (real-time) FireWire transmission. See FireWire, IEC 61883 and mLAN.

(2) (Common Industrial Protocol) A high-level protocol used for control networks that provides an object model for services at layer 7 of the OSI model. DeviceNet, Ethernet/IP, ControlNet, CIP Sync and CIP Safety are examples of control networks that use CIP.
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cast-iron pipe, cast-iron soil pipe

A pipe fabricated of an iron alloy containing carbon and silicon; usually lined with cement or coal-tar enamel and coated externally with one of a variety of materials to reduce corrosion by soils; known technically as gray cast-iron pipe.
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When intensive care unit history weaning difficulty from mechanical ventilator clinical manifestations in intensive care unit associated with systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) (tachycardia tachypnea and elevated white blood cell counts) symmetrical paresis pronounced in distal lower extremities absence of deep tendon reflexes evidence of distal sensory impairment and presence of electrophysiologic results indicating axonal sensorimotor polyneuropathy were taken into consideration he was diagnosed as critical illness polyneuropathy according to Bolton's diagnostic criteria.
Muscular atrophy and distal sensory disturbances are seen in 75% of the patients.2-4Similar to these findings our patient was diagnosed as critical illness polyneuropathy. He had intensive care unit history respiratory failure mechanical ventilation duration longer than 7 days clinical manifestations in intensive care unit associated with SIRS symmetrical paresis pronounced in distal lower extremities absence of deep tendon reflexes evidence of distal sensory impairment and presence of electrophysiologic results indicating axonal sensorimotor polyneuropathy
** Critical illness polyneuropathy (CIP): axonal peripheral degeneration of motor and sensory nerves,

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