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Definition of the noun scid
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- a congenital disease affecting T cells that can result from a mutation in any one of several different genes; children with it are susceptible to infectious disease; if untreated it is lethal within the first year or two of life
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of SCID: severe combined immunodeficiency / severe combined immunodeficiency disease
- more generic terms: immunodeficiency = immunological disorder in which some part of the body's immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced; monogenic disease / monogenic disorder = an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes
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SCID is a musical group.
- album: "Fucked Beyond Recognition"
Scid a.k.a. Marco Davison Bascur Airport is a public use airport located 32 kilometres north-northeast of Punto Arenas, Magallanes y Antártica Chilena, Chile.
SCID a.k.a. The Stanford Center for International Development is a center within the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research which focuses on international trade and development. The agenda for SCID has three main components: the causes of economic growth in developing and transition economies; the role of international trade in improving economic welfare around the world; and the impact of the international financial system on the world economy.
- read more about Stanford Center for International Development
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The New Healers (1997)
The Promise and Problems of Molecular Medicine in the Twenty-First Century by William R. Clark
Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disease Severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID) is truly as bad as it sounds. As with cystic fibrosis, SCID is an inherited disease involving mutations of a single gene in an afflicted child.
Diseases and Disorders (2007)
by Victoria J. Fraser, M.d., Laurence Burd, M.d., Elizabeth Liebson, M.d., Gregg Y. Lipschik, M.d., C. Matthew Peterson, M.d.
SCID is a group of inherited disorders distinguished by a lack of immune response. It is the most serious of the primary immunodeficiencies. It occurs when a child lacks lymphocytes (B and T lymphocytes), which are the specialized white ...
The Atlantic Monthly (1870)
Wraic scid is the living weed cut from the rocks, chiefly at Herm for Guernsey, and vraic venant is drift-weed thrown up by the tide, and not so valuable as the scie';. Herm is about twenty minutes sail from Guernsey, and, besides stores of vraic, ...
Saving Babies? (2012)
The Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening by Stefan Timmermans, Mara Buchbinder
US Secretary of Health and Human Services, added a 55th disorder, Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disorder (SCID), to the recommended uniform screening panel. SCID is a genetic disorder that impairs Conclusion: The Future of ...
by Deborah C. Beidel, B. Christopher Frueh, Michel Hersen
The SCID is a precise method for identifying substance dependence across ...
In Defense of Self (2007)
How the Immune System Really Works by William R. Clark
Fortunately, SCID is a rather rare condition. Only about 40 “SCID kids” are born each year in the United States. As can be imagined, the outlook for infants with SCID is bleak. With the very best management and supportive care, they may ...
Social Anxiety Disorder (2008)
by Martin A. Antony, Martin M Antony, Karen Rowa
The SCID is a semistructured interview often used to diagnose anxiety disorders ( discussed inChapter3) Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for DSMIV (ADISIV; Di Nardo, Brown,& Barlow,1994).The ADISIVis a clinician administered ...
by Robert H. Lane
SCID is a group of disorders caused by more than a dozen single-gene defects. All known gene mutations cause a defect in the development of normal naıve T cells. During normal T-cell development, genomic rearrangement leads to the ...
by John G. Monroe, Ellen Rothenberg
ADAT SCID is a fatal condition secondary to mutations in the ADA gene (118). In particular, lymphocytes are sensitive to the build up of toxic ADA substrates resulting in lymphopenia with impairment of both cell-mediated and humoral ...
by Ian R. Tizard
SCID is an autosomal recessive disease, and its occurrence therefore indicates that both parents carry the mutation. Accurate diagnosis is of great importance since the presence of the mutation reduces significantly the value of the parent ...
Equine Internal Medicine (2009)
by Stephen M. Reed, Warwick M. Bayly, Debra C. Sellon
SCID is a lethal primary immunodeficiency, affecting Arabian foals, humans, mice , and dogs, characterized by failure to produce functional B and T lymphocytes, and resulting in lack of any antigen-specific immune responses.1,62-64 The vast ...
by Hasan Khatib
Recessive disorders Severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID, CID) SCID is an autosomal recessive disease found in ...
by James Wynbrandt, Mark D. Ludman
Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) This is the most serious of the primary immunodeficiency diseases. Infections begin in the first few months of life , and are typically severe and complicated. (The so-called BUBBLE BOY had this ...
by Neil J. Salkind
The Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV (SCID) disorders is a semistructured standardized diagnostic interview commonly used for clinical and research applications. (DSM-IV is the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and ...
by Robert Jean Campbell
xxii S SAD SADS-L SAF SAHS SANS SAPS SCID SCID-D SCL SCN SCOPE SCOR SCR SDA SDAT SDD SDL/R SE SES SET SHG SIADH SIB SIDP SIP SIS SIV SLI SMA SMI SMI. SMR SNE SNF SNP SOA SOD SPECT SPEM SRIF SRO ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID) Sevin respiratory symptoms, such as shortness of breath and a dry cough, develop. Nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea are seen in about 25% of cases. In the next 7 days, mild cases show an ...
by Allan Jamieson, Andre Moenssens
SCC SCID SDH SDIS SDS-PAGE SD SD SE SEA SEIR SEM/EDS SEM/EDX SEM/WDS SEM/WDX SEM SF-ICP/MS SFPE SFST SGAs SGM SIB-R SIDS SIM SIM SIM SIMCA SIMS SIMS SIO SIPRI SIRS SLA SLP SLP SLR SMANZFL SMD SMI ...
by Diagram Group
severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) A birth defect in which babies lack sufficient T-cells and B-cells (white blood cells). These cells are vital to the working of the immune system.
by Walter William Skeat
scid. -J- Icel. skaiia, Swed. skada, Dan. skade, G. Du. schaden, Goth, gaskathjan (pt. t. gaskoth). Allied to Skt. kshata, wounded, pp. of kshan, to wound ; kshati, hurting, (y' SKA.) Der. scathe, sb., A. S. sccafia. Scatter.
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