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an act of swallowing

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It can take 30 minutes to two hours to detect ingestion of the tablet.
Abilify MyCite is intended to monitor drug ingestion, and only functions of the app related to that task have been approved by the FDA, Otsuka and Proteus noted.
According to the partnership, the MYCITE Patch records the date and time of the ingestion of the tablet, as well as, certain physiological data and communicates the tablet ingestion data to the MYCITE APP on a compatible mobile device.
In low- and middle-income countries, including South Africa (SA), ingestion of paraffin remains a common cause of childhood poisoning.
Early studies tried to quantify soil ingestion by employing qualitative or semi-quantitative methods, combining hand-to-mouth frequency with soil loadings on the hand (Day et al.
The mother, father and child (patients B, C, and D) visited the ED 20 hours after ingestion with dehydration and gastrointestinal distress.
During this study mean annual effective doses for ingestion (stomach), inhalation (lung) and whole body (ingestion plus inhalation) from drinking water sources ofthe Banda Daud Shah and surrounding area were found to be 0.
of ingestion of FB while others presented themselves at surgery, ENT and Paediatric OPD.
The ingestion of almost any solid foreign object into the air inlet of a jet engine causes damage to the compressor stages, and possibly to other portions of the engine.
Although the manufacturers of these products voluntarily changed their labeling in 2007 to say "do not use" in children younger than 4 years old, the continued vulnerability of very young children and the high rate of ingestion suggests that labeling restrictions alone are "unlikely to have a significant impact" on the problem, he said.
In the adult population, the aspiration or ingestion of a FB has frequently been reported to occur in the elderly, alcoholics and those with psychiatric illness or who are mentally retarded.
The study evaluated the ingestion responses of fasting individuals when presented with food in waters containing chemical cues that signal the presence of conspecific commensals.
2] Ingestion of poisons and other household products has the potential to increase morbidity and mortality in children worldwide.
In this study, we evaluated the pediatric patients who presented to our hospital with the complaint of ingestion of foreign body.
Previous studies regarding the interrelationship between water ingestion and IOP and between systemic blood pressure and IOP are available in the literature.