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What does FDR stand for?

FDR stands for First Degree Relative

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KUWAIT CITY, October 21, 2011 (Frontier Star): The General Immigration Department has lifted a ban on the issuance of family visit visas for the first degree relatives of the citizens of six countries - Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan, say security sources.
The prisoners confirmed that solitary confinement policy and only allowing first degree relatives to visit them are violations of their rights, especially prisoners in solitary confinement who are not granted visits even from their first degree relatives.
Among the families, 16 men who were first degree relatives of known BRCA2 carriers had developed breast cancer between the ages of 29 and 79.
Top doctor, Fred Given, who discovered the shock record said: "We came across the Irish finding when we examined 1,300 patients records who had been diagnosed with breast cancer that 17 per cent would have a first degree relative with the disease.
Individuals who had undergone colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy or double contrast barium enema within the preceding 10 years or a positive fecal occult blood test within six months were excluded, as were those with inflammatory bowel disease, familial adenomatous polyposis or hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer, more than one first degree relative with colorectal cancer, or any first degree relative with colorectal cancer before age 50.