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Retention arm

retention arm

A flexible segment of a removable partial denture that engages an undercut on an abutment and is designed to retain the denture.


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Re: can galactose be convert into fructose?

... into the lower intestine.[citation needed] There, it can provide nutrients for the existing gut flora, which produce gas. It may also cause water retention in the intestine. These effects may lead to bloating, excessive flatulence, loose stools, and even diarrhea depending on the amounts eaten ...

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by mande
Wed Aug 26, 2009 10:01 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: can galactose be convert into fructose?
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... the start to some answers the effects of the chemotherepy on my digestive system sent things havoc. I gained so much weight over night... water retention and constipation. my stomach would grow anything from 4-8 inches over night. i could hardly breath, i felt as though i wanted to break somthing ...

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by Kins
Wed Aug 05, 2009 1:50 am
 
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Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... is the first time I have done this...but I am so desperate I need all the help I can get. I have had stomach bloating, weight gain, fatigue, water retention, headaches, muscle cramps, etc... for the last year and a half and no one can help me...or believes me. I was an avid runner, running an average ...

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by mrbk
Tue Dec 30, 2008 12:37 am
 
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Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... adverse affect is that these medications cripple the immune system when they are used over a very long period of time. Unwanted weight gain, the retention of fluid, a tremendous increase in appetite, a heightened risk of infection setting in, problems like depression, elevation of blood pressure ...

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by Jennuan
Wed Oct 29, 2008 4:21 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... of hypothyroidism with normal T3 and T4, • Unstable blood sugar, • Urinary tract infections, • Uterine fibroids, • Vaginal dryness, • Water retention, • Weight gain, especially in hips, waist and stomach, • Yeast infections,

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by MichaelXY
Sat Oct 18, 2008 9:12 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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