pernicious


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extremely destructive or harmful

having the capability or effect of damaging irreparably

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exceedingly harmful

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working or spreading in a hidden and usually injurious way

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I can give you a few extracts from the rest of the letter, for I was permitted to keep this also - perhaps, as an antidote to all pernicious hopes and fancies.
Pernicious anemia means that your intestines don't absorb vitamin B12, which results in decreased red blood cell production.
Q My poor old dad is getting more and more breathless and we've found out he has pernicious anaemia.
When is it going to be published and when will the Government legislate to put an end to this pernicious parasitical secondary market?
Ileostomy, Age-related Atrophic Gastritis and Autoimmune Metaplastic Atrophic Gastritis which is more commonly known as Pernicious Anaemia.
12] deficiency because of pernicious anemia must not be done orally.
Objective: The current research evaluated the prevalence of pernicious anemia (PA) in patients with macrocytic anemia (high MCV) and low serum B12 in Riyadh.
It hosted a talk and coffee morning for the Pernicious Anaemia Society.
The judge criticised Hall for his initial public denial of wrongdoing when he labelled the claims as "crude, pernicious and spurious".
The recent letter by Aytac and colleagues, entitled "Poland syndrome associated with pernicious anemia and gastric dysplasia", gives me an opportunity to question the vitamin B12 dose administered for the treatment of pernicious anemia (1).
The Pernicious Anaemia Test is a simple diagnostic test that can be completed at home and once a sample has been taken by you it can be despatched to an accredited laboratory for assessment and analysis.
In 2 women with pernicious anemia (diagnosed by bone marrow aspiration, elevated serum levels of homocysteine and methylmalonic acid, and positive clinical response to vitamin B12 therapy), pretreatment serum vitamin B12 levels (determined by an automated analyzer) were above normal.
According to Trajanovski, two years have passed since the Bucharest Summit and the prime minister is not resigning from the pernicious antiquisation.
WHILE we are talking about Shakespeare, let me offer you another quote from Hamlet: "O most pernicious woman