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cell

(Enemy combatants), noun enemy group, exxremist group, rebel organization, saboteurs, subversives, unnerground extremists
Associated concepts: enemy combatants, justice courts, miliiary tribunals, Patriotic Act, prison cells, sleeper cell, terrorist cell

cell

(jail), noun cage, cella, chamber, compartment, confined room, confinement, cubicle, cubiculum, enclosed cage, incarceration, jailhouse, penitentiary, pound, prison, prison house, small cavity, small room, solitary abode
See also: chamber, jail, penitentiary, prison

CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

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Endari is indicated to reduce the acute complications of sickle cell disease in adult and pediatric patients five years of age and older.
Also, in the setting of chronic anaemia, increased circulating blood volume is documented in sickle cell disease subjects.
We do not want sickle cell patients falling sick during the month, which affects their families.
family physicians said they felt comfortable treating patients with sickle cell disease and more than 69 percent said clinical decision support tools would be helpful in guiding their treatments.
This indicates more pronounced oxidative stress in homozygous sickle cell patients as compared to heterozygous patients resulting in a greater fall in vitamin E levels in former group.
The book written about the tribes who are affected by the sickle cell disease by Jose Pazhookkaran was the other inspiration, Ci Najma said.
Osteopenia and osteoporosis are associated with sickle cell disease [20-24].
Meanwhile, Al Kadhem expressed alarm at the high rate of sickle cell deaths this year.
It's essential for people with sickle cell anaemia to be fully immunised against all infectious diseases and to take prescribed vitamin supplements.
I didn't think these children [without sickle cell disease] would be having silent infarctions.
Upon his first visit, the physician also learned of a past history of sickle cell disease, a Cerebrovascular Accident (CVA), or stroke around the age of seven, development of hypertension, migraine headaches, and chest fracture repair.
One-quarter to one-third of children with sickle cell disease have evidence of silent strokes in their brains, said lead author Michael M.