abrosia


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abrosia

(eɪˈbrəʊʒə)
n
the practice of refraining from eating
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In recent years, clinical practices often applied taken abrosia, gastrointestinal decompression, and choline drug resistance avoiding treating PGD/PGS but the efficacy was not guaranteed and remains of high recurrence rate [4], finding that alternative drugs to show efficacy for PGD/PGS are necessary.
Six months later, after an overnight abrosia, mice were anesthetized with an intraperitoneal injection of pentobarbital, plasma samples were collected from the orbital vein.