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What does PG stand for?

PG stands for Prostaglandin

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Washington, Mar 22 ( ANI ): Researchers have discovered an abnormal amount of a protein called Prostaglandin D2 in the bald scalp of men with male pattern baldness.
FROM THE LANCET Use of a Foley catheter for labor induction in women with an unfavorable cervix at term resulted in a similar cesarean section rate to use of prostaglandin E2 gel for labor induction, but with fewer maternal and neonatal side effects, according to findings from an open-label randomized controlled trial involving more than 800 women.
Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) work to reduce pain and inflammation by inhibiting prostaglandins (see Running & FitNews, January 1999).