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- abbr. Hawaii
- abbr. high intensity
- abbr. humidity index
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- n. The molecular formula for hydrogen iodide (hydriodic acid).
- abbr. Hawaii, a state of the United States of America.
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IT IS THIS MAN AND OTHERS THAT HI-JACKED (HI is Thai for sex JACK is for jacking them up with drugs) girls from WEYBRIDGE, WOKING WALTON-ON-THAMES IBIZA MAJORCA AND PORTUGAL.
I suspect HI is one of those places where the local candidate may actually * prefer* no help from the national party.
The genetic defect in GDH-HI is inherited in a dominant or sporadic manner.
The genetic defect in GK HI is inherited in a dominant or sporadic manner.
GK HI is less common than other types (only two families have been diagnosed).
This type of HI is caused by a defective SUR1 or KIR6. 2 gene in focal cells of the pancreas only.
GDH-HI is typically well controlled with diazoxide.
The goal of treatment of HI is to avoid low blood sugar and prevent the risk of brain damage.
GK HI is a rare type of HI caused by a defective glucokinase (GK) gene.
This type of HI is caused by a defective SUR1 or KIR6. 2 gene (SUR = Sulfonylurea Receptor; KIR6. 2 = Potassium Channel).