Tests that measure DNA in a pregnant woman's blood work well for telling the sex of a baby after seven weeks' gestation without posing danger to the fetus, a US study said Tuesday.
What does BW stand for?
BW stands for Blood Work (hematology)
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- Biological Warfare
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- Birth Weight
- Bitte Wenden (German: Please Turn Over)
- Black & White
- Black Warrant (heavy metal/industrial band)
- Black Watch (British regiment)
- Black Winter (band)
- Black Wizard (Final Fantasy game)
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I had one particular client come in with his blood work verifying that he had Lyme disease.
17 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents of Chicago and the South Suburbs can ring in the New Year with a FREE heart exam, including comprehensive tests and blood work on January 1, 2010, 11 a.
They should also ask for blood work to rule out certain health problems, which might include an overactive thyroid associated with weight loss.
Results of the blood work done Wednesday came back normal.
In most cases, physical examination, standard blood work, and x-rays will not be sensitive enough to pick up a nascent disease process.
Rethman, president of the American Academy of Periodontology, adds, "These findings mean that when patients visit their medical doctors for a routine check-up and annual blood work, they may also be referred to a periodontist for a periodontal screening if their blood indicates systemic abnormalities.
Blood work Platelets, generally considered simple clotting agents, were found to guide an animal's complex immune responses (164: 54).