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Noun1.family history - part of a patient's medical history in which questions are asked in an attempt to find out whether the patient has hereditary tendencies toward particular diseasesfamily history - part of a patient's medical history in which questions are asked in an attempt to find out whether the patient has hereditary tendencies toward particular diseases
case history - detailed record of the background of a person or group under study or treatment
anamnesis, medical history, medical record - the case history of a medical patient as recalled by the patient
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Four different groups received fraction samples, being 100 mg x [kg.sup.-1] of each fraction to one group (EEB, FHX, FCL, and FEA) by oral administration.
The FHX numerical model is an explicit two-dimensional finite volume model with a rectangular, non-uniform grid, which is implemented in the HVACSIM+ environment (Clark 1985).
The tube locations are inputs for the FHX model, and the grid is formed automatically.
In order to investigate the range of FHX applicability, a small-scale parametric study was performed.
Foundation heat exchangers (FHXs) used in residential ground source heat pump systems represent a potential cost savings due to their lesser first cost over other types of heat exchangers.