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Receptor Fibroblast Growth Factor Type 3 -- See Also Achondroplasia


An autosomal dominant disorder that is the most frequent form of short-limb dwarfism. Affected individuals exhibit short stature caused by rhizomelic shortening of the limbs, characteristic facies with frontal bossing and mid-face hypoplasia, exaggerated lumbar lordosis, limitation of elbow extension, GENU VARUM, and trident hand. (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Omim, MIM#100800, April 20, 2001)
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Receptors Cannabinoid -- See Also Cannabinoids


Compounds having the cannabinoid structure. They were originally extracted from Cannabis sativa L. The most pharmacologically active constituents are TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL; CANNABINOL; and CANNABIDIOL.
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Receptors Death Domain -- See Also Receptors, Tumor Necrosis Factor


Cell surface receptors that bind TUMOR NECROSIS FACTORS and trigger changes which influence the behavior of cells.
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Receptors Drug : Nogrady, Th.  2005 1
Receptors Drug Agonists   2011 1
Receptors Drug Antagonists And Inhibitors   2011 1
Receptors Drug Physiology   3
 

Receptors Fgf -- See Receptors, Fibroblast Growth Factor


Specific molecular sites or structures on cell membranes that react with FIBROBLAST GROWTH FACTORS (both the basic and acidic forms), their analogs, or their antagonists to elicit or to inhibit the specific response of the cell to these factors. These receptors frequently possess tyrosine kinase activity.
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Receptors Fibroblast Growth Factor : Li, Xiaokun,  2018 1
 

Receptors Immunologic -- See Also Immunologic Factors


Biologically active substances whose activities affect or play a role in the functioning of the immune system.
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Receptors Neural -- See Sensory Receptor Cells


Specialized afferent neurons capable of transducing sensory stimuli into NERVE IMPULSES to be transmitted to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Sometimes sensory receptors for external stimuli are called exteroceptors; for internal stimuli are called interoceptors and proprioceptors.
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Receptors Pain -- See Nociceptors


Peripheral AFFERENT NEURONS which are sensitive to injuries or pain, usually caused by extreme thermal exposures, mechanical forces, or other noxious stimuli. Their cell bodies reside in the DORSAL ROOT GANGLIA. Their peripheral terminals (NERVE ENDINGS) innervate target tissues and transduce noxious stimuli via axons to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
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Receptors Pattern Recognition -- See Also Immunity, Innate


The capacity of a normal organism to remain unaffected by microorganisms and their toxins. It results from the presence of naturally occurring ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS, constitutional factors such as BODY TEMPERATURE and immediate acting immune cells such as NATURAL KILLER CELLS.
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Receptors Transferrin -- See Also Carrier Proteins


Proteins that bind or transport specific substances in the blood, within the cell, or across cell membranes.
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Recipe -- See Cookbook


Collection of recipes or instructions for preparation of food and organization of meals.
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Recipes Diet Vegetarian : Sroufe, Del.  2012 1
 

Recklinghausen Disease Of Nerve -- See Neurofibromatosis 1


An autosomal dominant inherited disorder (with a high frequency of spontaneous mutations) that features developmental changes in the nervous system, muscles, bones, and skin, most notably in tissue derived from the embryonic NEURAL CREST. Multiple hyperpigmented skin lesions and subcutaneous tumors are the hallmark of this disease. Peripheral and central nervous system neoplasms occur frequently, especially OPTIC NERVE GLIOMA and NEUROFIBROSARCOMA. NF1 is caused by mutations which inactivate the NF1 gene (GENES, NEUROFIBROMATOSIS 1) on chromosome 17q. The incidence of learning disabilities is also elevated in this condition. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1014-18) There is overlap of clinical features with NOONAN SYNDROME in a syndrome called neurofibromatosis-Noonan syndrome. Both the PTPN11 and NF1 gene products are involved in the SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION pathway of Ras (RAS PROTEINS).
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Recombinant Dna -- See DNA, Recombinant


Biologically active DNA which has been formed by the in vitro joining of segments of DNA from different sources. It includes the recombination joint or edge of a heteroduplex region where two recombining DNA molecules are connected.
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Recombinant Growth Hormone -- See Growth Hormone


A polypeptide that is secreted by the adenohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR). Growth hormone, also known as somatotropin, stimulates mitosis, cell differentiation and cell growth. Species-specific growth hormones have been synthesized.
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Reconstruction U S History 1865 1877 Juvenile Literature : Dubowski, Cathy East.  1991 1
 

Reconstructive Surgical Procedures -- See Also Surgery, Plastic


The branch of surgery concerned with restoration, reconstruction, or improvement of defective, damaged, or missing structures.
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Reconstructive Surgical Procedures   5
 

Reconstructive Surgical Procedures Cosmetic -- See Reconstructive Surgical Procedures


Procedures used to reconstruct, restore, or improve defective, damaged, or missing structures.
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Reconstructive Surgical Procedures Encyclopedias English : Rinzler, Carol Ann.  2009 1
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures History United States : Haiken, Elizabeth.  1997 1
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures Methods   2
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures Methods Popular Works : Harris, James,  2003 1
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures Popular Works   2
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures Psychology : Pitts-Taylor, Victoria,  2007 1
 

Records As Topic -- See Records


Works on authentic evidence, of something having legal importance. The concept includes certificates of birth, death, etc., as well as hospital, medical, and other institutional records.
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Records Control -- See Forms and Records Control


A management function in which standards and guidelines are developed for the development, maintenance, and handling of forms and records.
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Records Directory   1982 1
Records Legislation And Jurisprudence : Chmara, Theresa,  2009 1
Records Legislation And Jurisprudence United States : Chmara, Theresa.  2009 1
Records United States Directory   1993 1
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Recovery Of Function   3
 

Recovery Period Anesthesia -- See Anesthesia Recovery Period


The period of emergence from general anesthesia, where different elements of consciousness return at different rates.
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Recovery Room Nursing -- See Postanesthesia Nursing


The specialty or practice of nursing in the care of patients in the recovery room following surgery and/or anesthesia.
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Recreation -- See Also the narrower term Popular culture


Here are entered works on literature, art, music, motion pictures, etc. produced for a mass audience. General works on learning and scholarship, literature, the arts, etc. are entered under Intellectual life.

--subdivision In popular culture under names of countries, cities, etc., and under names of individual deities, mythological or legendary figures, and fictitious characters
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Recreation   8
Recreation Handbooks : Isaac, Jeff.  2008 1
Recreation Therapy   2
 

Recreational Drug -- See Illicit Drugs


Drugs that are manufactured, obtained, or sold illegally. They include prescription drugs obtained or sold without prescription and non-prescription drugs. Illicit drugs are widely distributed, tend to be grossly impure and may cause unexpected toxicity.
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Recreational Drugs -- See Illicit Drugs


Drugs that are manufactured, obtained, or sold illegally. They include prescription drugs obtained or sold without prescription and non-prescription drugs. Illicit drugs are widely distributed, tend to be grossly impure and may cause unexpected toxicity.
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Recreational Horseback Riding Therapy -- See Equine-Assisted Therapy


Therapy assisted by the use of a horse and/or its movement, including equine-assisted psychotherapy, horseback riding, and hippotherapy.
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Recrudescence -- See Recurrence


The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
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Rectal Cancer -- See Rectal Neoplasms


Tumors or cancer of the RECTUM.
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Rectal Fistulas : Warusavitarne, Janindra,  2021 1
Rectal Neoplasms Popular Works : Larson, Carol Ann.  2005 1
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