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Synonyms for guaiac

hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum

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The stool should be tested for guaiac to determine if there is any gastrointestinal dysfunction.
The fourth vertical can be completed to GUAIAC, but the fifth is constipated with consonants.
THIS is a watery, fresh version of the original with notes of herbaceous complex and guaiac wood.
This is why BSE (breast self examination), TSE, mammography, colonoscopy, digital rectal exam of the prostate, stool guaiac, blood and urine tests, chest X-ray, etc.
Stool guaiac test Annually beginning at age 50 Tests for blood in the
The results of the patient's stool guaiac test were positive, and the complete blood count and metabolic panel were normal except for mild anemia.
25,26) Vitamin C in doses as low as 250 mg/day may impair screening for colon cancer and give false negative results on the guaiac assay for occult blood.
To monitor safety, mammograms, well-woman examinations, Pap smears, stool guaiac tests and clinical blood chemistries will be performed.
Instead they contained camphor, chloroform, ammonia, red pepper, guaiac, myrrh, turpentine, or oil of sassafras as active ingredients.
Several research groups have reported occult bleeding in marathon runners, using pre-and post-race stool guaiac testing with the prevalence of blood in post-race specimens ranging from 8 to 30%(7).
A useful illustration of these principles is provided in the case of the "sixth stool guaiac.
Opening with a blend of citrus and bamboo, the fragrance delves into a heart of lavender, geranium and sage and closes with guaiac woods, moss and clean captive musk's.
Contract notice: Read guaiac tests for occult blood in the stool and the transmission of results to the university hospital of tours.
Hemosure[R] Immunochemical Fecal Occult Blood Test (iFOBT) provides higher revenue and better patient care than the old guaiac method that the 2009 ACG Guidelines recommends be abandoned as a method for CRC screening.