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Definition of the noun Cea

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Cea is a genus of Pteromalidae.

Cea is a genus of Zalmoxidae, described by González-Sponga in 1987.

Cea is a genus of Noctuidae, described by Grote in 1883.

Cea is a genus of Cyclostomatida, described by d'Orbigny in 1854.

Cea is a genus of Pteromalidae, described by Walker in 1837.

Cea is a genus of Pteromalidae, described by Walker in 1837.


  1. The Cea River is a river of northeastern Spain. It is an affluent of the Esla River, and its course runs through the provinces of León, Valladolid, and Zamora. It is 157 km long. Its source lies in the municipality of Prioro, in León province. It arises from the spring called Fuente del Pescado, at the foot of the Peñas Prietas.
  2. Cea a.k.a. Cessna Aircraft Field is a public use airport located four nautical miles southeast of the central business district of Wichita, in Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States. It is privately owned by the Cessna Aircraft Company.

There are other places with in their name, like San Cristovo de Cea and santa maría del monte de cea.


CEA is a musical group.


  1. CEA a.k.a. The Consumer Electronics Association is a standards and trade organization for the consumer electronics industry in the United States. CEA works to influence public policy, holds events such as the International CES and SINOCES, conducts market research, and helps its members and regulators implement technical standards. CEA is led by Gary Shapiro.
  2. Cea a.k.a. Ceacam5 is a protein.
  3. Cea a.k.a. Lower Chehalis Language: Lower Chehalis is a member of the Tsamosan branch of the Coast Salish family of Salishan languages. In some classifications, Lower Chehalis is placed closer to Quinault than it is to Upper Chehalis.
  4. CEA a.k.a. Cathepsin E is a protein, chemical compound.
  5. Cea a.k.a. pregnancy specific beta-1-glycoprotein 2 is a gene.
    • also known as Pregnancy-specific beta-1-glycoprotein-2, pregnancy-specific beta-1-glycoprotein 7, carcinoembryonic antigen SG8, pregnancy-specific beta-1 glycoprotein
  6. Cea a.k.a. carcinoembryonic antigen-related cell adhesion molecule 3 is a gene.
    • also known as carcinoembryonic antigen CGM1, nonspecific cross-reacting antigen, carcinoembryonic antigen gene family member 1, CD66d antigen
  7. Cea a.k.a. carcinoembryonic antigen-related cell adhesion molecule 5 is a gene.
  8. Cea a.k.a. carcinoembryonic antigen-related cell adhesion molecule 7 is a gene.
    • also known as carcinoembryonic antigen gene family member 2

Phrases with Cea

Phrases starting with the word Cea:

  1. Cea Irene
  2. Cea Pulicaria
  3. Cea Pulicaris

Phrases ending with the word Cea:

  1. Genus Cea
  2. Calydna Cea
  3. Rhinopias cea
  4. Species Calydna Cea
  5. species Rhinopias cea

Other phrases containing the word Cea:

  1. Species Cea Irene
  2. Species Cea Pulicaria
  3. Species Cea Pulicaris
  4. Species Cea Lanceolata

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cea

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Google previewLaboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures (2007)

by Cynthia C. Chernecky, Barbara J. Berger

CEA is a helpful marker in establishing prognosis, determining effectiveness of therapy, and recognizing recurrent...

CEA is the marker of choice for monitoring colorectal carcinoma, and levels above 15 ng/ml indicate high-risk clients and the ...

Google previewManaged Care Pharmacy Practice (1999)

by Robert Navarro

CEA is an analytical technique that compares two or more interventions in terms of both total resources used and...

CEA is a tool used to define the tradeoffs involved in choosing various interventions in terms of an opportunity cost.

Google previewSwanson's Family Medicine Review (2016)

by Alfred F. Tallia, Joseph E. Scherger, Nancy Dickey

CEA is a sensitive test for colorectal cancer d. CEA is a specific test for colorectal cancer e. CEA has no value in predicting recurrence in colorectal cancer CLINICAL CASE PROBLEM 2 A 78-Year-Old Man with Acute and Severe Abdominal ...

Google previewTietz Textbook of Clinical Chemistry and Molecular Diagnostics (2012)

by Carl A. Burtis, Edward R. Ashwood, David E. Bruns

Carcinoembryonic Antigen CEA is a marker for colorectal, gastrointestinal, lung, and breast carcinoma. CEA was discovered by Gold and Freeman in 1965 and was known initially as the Gold “antigen.”96 Rabbits were immunized with extracts ...

Google previewThe Ocean of Tomorrow (2017)

Investment Assessment of Multi-Use Offshore Platforms: Methodology and Applications - by Phoebe Koundouri

CEA is a type of economic evaluation that compares the cost of the investment to its effectiveness. Hence, CEA is a form of economic analysis that enables comparison between different kinds of interventions with similar effects ( outcomes) on ...

Google previewCredit Derivatives and Structured Credit Trading (2011)

by Vinod Kothari

The regulatory authority under the CEA is the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

Google previewSabiston Textbook of Surgery (2016)

by Courtney M. Townsend Jr., R. Daniel Beauchamp, B. Mark Evers, Kenneth L. Mattox

CEA is a member of a large family of proteins that are related to the immunoglobulin gene superfamily.

Preoperative serum CEA is an independent predictor of survival; the higher the preoperative serum level, the poorer the prognosis.

Google previewAdvanced Concepts in Lumbar Degenerative Disk Disease (2015)

by João Luiz Pinheiro-Franco, Alexander R. Vaccaro, Edward C. Benzel, Michael Mayer

CEA is a method of comparison of the costs and effects of two competing medical technologies (in this sense, a medical technology is any new therapy, whether medical or surgical). It is a method of study that helps determine the most efficient ...

Google previewEconomics of Education (2010)

by Dominic J. Brewer, Patrick J. McEwan

CEA is a method of comparing decision alternatives in which both the costs and the effects are taken into account in a systematic way (Levin and McEwan, 2001). The method is used to compare the efficiency of alternative ways to achieve an ...

Google previewEssential Practice of Surgery (2003)

Basic Science and Clinical Evidence by Jeffrey A. Norton

CEA is a durable procedure; however, restenosis and occasionally recurrent symptoms may develop. Restenosis is the result of either...

For recurrent atherosclerotic lesions, CEA is the procedure of choice.

Google previewAbeloff's Clinical Oncology E-Book (2013)

by John E. Niederhuber, James O. Armitage, James H Doroshow, Michael B. Kastan, Joel E. Tepper

Consequently, CEA is a potentially useful marker of systemic recurrence, even for patients who had normal levels at time of diagnosis, because venous drainage from the recurrence is into the systemic circulation. CEA can be modestly ...

Google previewMosby's Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference (2014)

by Kathleen Deska Pagana, Timothy J. Pagana, Theresa N Pagana

(CEA) Type of test Blood Normal findings <5 ng/mL or <5 mcg/L (SI units) Test explanation and related physiology The CEA is a protein that normally occurs in fetal gut tissue. By the time of birth, detectable serum levels disappear. In the early ...

Google previewUpdate in Ultrasound, An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America, (2015)

by Leslie M. Scoutt

POSTOPERATIVE CAROTID IMAGING CEA is a commonly performed procedure to treat hemodynamically significant carotidartery stenosis. Ultrasonographic examination after CEA shows disruption of the normal intima-media layer at the ...

Google previewEarly Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer Series: Colorectal Cancer (2010)

Expert Consult by Susan Gearhart, Nita Ahuja

CEA is a valuable component, in conjunction with clinical examination and CT scan, in the follow-up of resected colon cancer patients. Computed Tomography In this age of high-quality CT imaging and aggressive curative resection of hepatic ...

Google previewCell Adhesion and Communication Mediated by the CEA Family (2003)

by Clifford P Stanners

CEA is a self antigen that has ...

Google previewHandbook of Cancer Vaccines (2004)

by Michael A. Morse, Timothy M. Clay, H. Kim Lyerly

CEA is a 180 kDoncofetal glycoprotein that is expressed in normal colonic mucosa and overexpressed in virtually all colorectal adenocarcinomas and most adenocarcinomas of the pancreas, stomach, breast, and lung (15–17). This would be ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Education Economics and Finance (2014)

by Dominic J. Brewer, Lawrence O. Picus

Costeffectiveness analysis (CEA) is a method for evaluating interventions, reforms, and policies. CEA supplements commonlyused evaluation methods related to effectiveness or efficacyby addingan economic component tothe evaluation.

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

CEA. Neurosurgery Carotid endarterectomy, see there Oncology Carcinoembryonic antigen A fetal gut glycoprotein...

melanoma, heavy smokers, and patients with IBD; Increased CEA is not a reliable cancer screening tool, but is useful for ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Immunology, Third Edition (2009)

by Julius M. Cruse, Robert E. Lewis

Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) carcinoma of the colon. carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) A 200-kDa membrane glycoprotein epitope present in the fetal gastrointestinal tract under normal conditions. However, tumor cells, such as those in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Stress: A-D (2000)

The lateral subdivision ofthe central nucleus ofthe amygdala (CeA) and the dorsolateral region (''oval nucleus'') of the BNST also ...

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Scrabble value of C3E1A1

The value of this 3-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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