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ana Definitions

adv

of each; an equal quantity.

in a direction analogous to up, but along the additional axis added by the fourth dimension.

name

a niger-congo language spoken by the ana people.

noun

a collection of things associated with a person or place, especially a personal collection of anecdotes or conversations at table

anorexia.

en: a former subdivision of the rupee.

initialism of en

a yoruba subgroup living in benin and togo.

suffix

a collection of things that relate to a specific place, person, etc.

ana thesaurus

anti-nuclear factoranfaa

Examples include ana

  • these metropolitan area data are from the current employment statistics (state and area) program and are not seasonally adjusted. data for the most recent month are preliminary and subject to revision. to learn more, see "metropolitan area employment and unemployment — august 2014" (html) (pdf), news release usdl-14-1795. oakland-fremont-hayward and san francisco-san mateo-redwood city are metropolitan divisions; both are part of the san francisco-oakland-fremont, california, metropolitan area. los angeles-long beach-glendale and santa ana-anaheim-irvine are also metropolitan divisions; both are part of the los angeles-long beach-santa ana, california, metropolitan area. bls.gov

  • volcanism: significant volcanic activity; san salvador (1,893 m), which last erupted in 1917, has the potential to cause major harm to the country's capital, which lies just below the volcano's slopes; san miguel (2,130 m), which last erupted in 2002, is one of the most active volcanoes in the country; other historically active volcanoes include conchaguita, ilopango, izalco, and santa ana cia.gov

  • on the other hand, not everyone with a positive ana has lupus. an example would be a person who has a positive ana and perhaps some aches and pains but who has none of the other specific criteria for lupus. about 3 to 4 percent of healthy persons may have a positive ana test. more often than not, this positive ana is atypical — that is, it does not have characteristics specific for ana in lupus or other illnesses. in addition, patients with rheumatic diseases other than lupus, such as sjögren's syndrome, scleroderma, mixed or undifferentiated connective tissue disease, polymyositis or dermatomyositis, or rheumatoid arthritis, may have positive anas. everydayhealth.com

  • when wildfires burn in southern california during the santa ana winds, the fires are fueled by the hot, dry winds, causing even greater destruction. in october 2003, 721,791 acres burned in two weeks of wildfires in southern california, fanned by the santa ana winds. during wildfires in october 2007, the santa ana winds also contributed to the burning of 426,000 acres. some areas saw wind gusts of 40 to 60 mph, which is equivalent to tropical storm speeds. other areas had winds traveling at category two hurricane speeds of over 100 mph. in 2011, santa ana wind events in southern california recorded record gusts of 140 mph, producing "the strongest easterly wind event in the past several years," according to the national weather agency. factmonster.com

  • all ana grantees are required to ensure they provide a positive statement to give credit to ana on all materials developed using ana funds. in order to credit ana for the support it provides, a downloadable version of the ana logo is available for use below.  the logo must be reproduced as a unit without alteration. hhs.gov

  • when wildfires burn in southern california during the santa ana winds, the fires are fueled by the hot, dry winds, causing even greater destruction. in october 2003, 721,791 acres burned in two weeks of wildfires in southern california, fanned by the santa ana winds. during wildfires in october 2007, the santa ana winds also contributed to the burning of 426,000 acres. some areas saw wind gusts of 40 to 60 mph, which is equivalent to tropical storm speeds. other areas had winds traveling at category two hurricane speeds of over 100 mph. in 2011, santa ana wind events in southern california recorded record gusts of 140 mph, producing "the strongest easterly wind event in the past several years," according to the national weather agency. infoplease.com

  • 1. 'santa ana river in santa ana canyon. orange county.' this is an oblique aerial view to the northeast taken from the northeast extremity of the canyon, showing, in the middle distance, the confluence of chino creek and the santa ana river, site of the future prado dam. file number written on negative: r & h 80 026. - prado dam, santa ana river ... 4 x 5 in.haer cal,33-coro.v,1--1 | haer cal,33-coro.v,1--1 loc.gov

  • many rheumatic diseases have similar signs and symptoms — joint pain, fatigue and fever. while an ana test can't confirm a specific diagnosis, it can rule out some diseases. and if the ana test is positive, your blood can be tested for the presence of particular antinuclear antibodies, some of which are specific to certain diseases. mayoclinic.org

  • i have had 90% of the symptoms that go along with lupus. please let me know when someone is ana negative, but still has lupus. my ana tests were 1:40 and 1:60.  i've been tested for a few antibodies, and so far nothing shows positive. how can someone have lupus and be negative ana? medicinenet.com

  • your provider will use the results of the ana panel to help make a diagnosis. almost all people with active sle have a positive ana. however, a positive ana by itself is not enough to make a diagnosis of sle or any other autoimmune disease. the ana tests must be used along with your medical history, physical exam and other laboratory tests. medlineplus.gov

  • test results for jak2, mpl, calr, and bcr-abl are negative. however, rheumatology test results are positive for ana, dsdna antibody positive (15), rheumatoid factor (>1000), anti-smith antibody, and ssa antibody. the patient's ana titer is 1:2,560 with a homogeneous ana pattern. c4 complement level is low at <3 mg/dl and c3 complement level is low at <63 mg/dl. medpagetoday.com

  • the fluorescent test for ana is the best initial test for sle in patients who have compatible symptoms and signs; positive ana tests (usually in high titer: > 1:80) occur in > 98% of people with sle. however, positive ana tests can also occur in rheumatoid arthritis, other connective tissue disorders, autoimmune thyroid disease, cancers, and even in the general population. the false-positive rate varies from about 3% with ana titers of 1:320 to about 30% for ana titers of 1:40 among healthy controls. drugs such as hydralazine, procainamide, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha antagonists can produce positive ana results as well as a lupus-like syndrome; the ana eventually becomes negative if the drug is stopped. positive ana should prompt more specific testing such as anti-dsdna antibodies; high titers of anti-dsdna are highly specific for sle but occur in < 70% of people with sle. merckmanuals.com

  • laboratory work included autoantibodies (antinuclear antibodies (ana), double stranded deoxyribonucleic acid (dsdna), anti ro and anti la). an indirect immunofluorescent assay, for semi-quantitative determination of anti-nuclear igg antibodies (ana) in patients’ serum, nova lite ifa hep-2 ana complete kit, was used. double stranded dna was detected by the indirect immunofluorescent assay for semi-quantitative determination of (dsdna) in patient’s serum (nova diagnostics, inc. san diego, ca 92131 u.s.a.). nih.gov