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Synonyms for invasive

relating to a technique in which the body is entered by puncture or incision

marked by a tendency to spread especially into healthy tissue


involving invasion or aggressive attack

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gradually intrusive without right or permission

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[UKPRwire, Fri Aug 30 2019] Invasive procedures has often been required to get a sample of tissue from a developing pregnancy.
State departments of agriculture are the first line of defense for invasive pests that attack agricultural goods, said Dr.
The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) describes invasive alien species as 'plants, animals, pathogens and other organisms that are nonnative to an ecosystem, and which may cause economic or environmental harm or adversely affect human health.
Washington DC [USA], May 12 (ANI): A new study has shown that native plants regenerate on their own when invasive shrubs are removed.
Under the RR, invasive cosmetic procedures, surgeries and enhancements directed solely towards improving, altering or enhancing a patient's appearance and do not promote the proper functions of the body or treat illness or disease will be levied an excise tax equivalent to five percent of the gross receipts derived from the performance of such services, net of excise tax and value-added tax.
"Morristown Medical Center is dedicated to serving the health needs of the community, and that means offering more minimally invasive surgical options to help our patients return to their lives faster," said Dr.
Adoption of Minimal Invasive Surgeries or procedures in clinical practice requires skills which need proper training3.
(NASDAQ: CDTX) will present new data highlighting the potential of rezafungin to prevent invasive fungal infections in bone marrow transplantation patients at the 60th American Society of Hematology annual meeting, the company said.
Valérie Malan, M.D., Ph.D., from the Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades in Paris, and colleagues compared the rates of miscarriage following invasive procedures only in the case of positive cfDNA test results versus immediate invasive testing procedures among 2,111 women with pregnancies at high risk of trisomy 21 as identified in combined screening in the first trimester.
Summary: At least two dozen invasive plants, animals, and other organisms are harming local biodiversity
It is invasive not only in Oman but everywhere, including Africa, India, Asia, and Australia.
Minimally invasive procedures are a good example of visionary technology, and are the focus of our study.
Later on, we may institute invasive MV if the patients condition deteriorates.
Compared with HIV-negative people, people with HIV had a 13 times higher rate of invasive pneumococcal disease, a possibly serious infection with the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae (Strep) (Figure I).
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