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any small compartment

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a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction

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small room in which a monk or nun lives


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To confirm whether LE cell proliferation reflects uterine receptivity, an embryo transfer study was performed using ovariectomized pseudopregnant mice after treating them with E2 (20 ng) or LIF (25 [micro]g), based on a previous report demonstrating that transferred embryos could not implant to the uteri in which high-dose E2 was treated 24 hr before embryo transfer (15), with several modifications (Figure 2A).
As with Hargraves and the LE cell, the discovery of rheumatoid factor made it possible to make sense of yet one more of our diseases.
Results of the pleural-fluid cell count included the finding of the LE cell. Subsequent pleural-fluid and serum antinuclear-antibody (ANA) tests were performed, along with other immunologic tests that confirmed the diagnosis of SLE.