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pct

abbreviation for
per cent

pct.

percent.
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Noun1.pct - a proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred)pct - a proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred)
proportion - the quotient obtained when the magnitude of a part is divided by the magnitude of the whole
absentee rate - the percentage of workers who do not report to work
occupancy rate - the percentage of all rental units (as in hotels) are occupied or rented at a given time
vacancy rate - the percentage of all rental units (as in hotels) that are unoccupied or not rented at a given time
unemployment rate - the percentage of the work force that is unemployed at any given date
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It is highly photosensitizing and has been linked to porphyria cutanea tarda, accelerated photoaging, development of AKs, and aggressive cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (Am J Transplant.
Moreno-Otero, "Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in porphyria cutanea tarda: systematic review and meta-analysis," Journal of Hepatology, vol.
Porphyria cutanea tarda – When skin meets liver.
The most common of these rare disorders is porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) caused by an activity deficit of the fifth enzyme in the heme synthetic pathway uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase (UROD) [4].
[4] Nonstandard abbreviations: HAART, highly active antiretroviral therapy; CSF, cerebrospinal fluid; GBS, Guillain-Barre syndrome; IRIS, immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome; PBG, porphobilinogen; AIP, acute intermittent porphyria; PCT, porphyria cutanea tarda; CYP, cytochrome P450; ALA, 5-aminolevulinic acid; ALAD, ALA dehydratase; PBGD, PBG deaminase; HCP, hereditary coproporphyria; VP, variegate porphyria; FCR, fecal coproporphyrin III/I isomer ratio.
Porphyria cutanea tarda,hepatitis C and HFE gene mutations in North America.
Almasi et al., "Effects of vitamin E administration on the hemorheological status and redox homeostasis of patients with porphyria cutanea tarda treated with phlebotomy," Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation, vol.
Keung, "Porphyria cutanea tarda in a patient with post-transplant MDS," Bone Marrow Transplantation, vol.
Less common features were urticaria, alopecia areata, porphyria cutanea tarda and cryoglobulenemia.
Important follow-on work provided the answer to an otherwise puzzling question: why VP and hereditary coproporphyria (HCP) are associated with acute elevations in [delta]-aminolaevulinic acid (ALA) and porphobilinogen (PBG) and thus the acute attack, whereas porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) is not, even though the enzymatic defect in PCT occurs more proximally in the haem biosynthetic pathway (Fig.
Finally, HCV carriers with PNALT may suffer from extrahepatic manifestations, sometimes more severe than the underlying liver disease: lymphoproliferative disorders, mixed cryoglobulinaemia, thyroid disorders, sicca syndrome, porphyria cutanea tarda, lichen planus, diabetes, chronic polyarthritis, etc.