PST

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AcronymDefinition
PSTPacific Standard Time (GMT-0800)
PSTPersonal Folder Storage (file extension; Microsoft Outlook)
PSTProvincial Sales Tax
PSTProblem Solving Test (McKinsey)
PSTPellston (Amtrak station code; Pellston, MI)
PSTPetroleum Storage Tank
PSTPersonal Storage Table (Microsoft)
PSTParti Suisse du Travail (Swiss: Swiss Labor Party)
PSTPinhole Surgical Technique (dentistry)
PSTPocket Survival Tool
PSTPersonal Folders Template
PSTPartition Specification Table
PSTPersonal Folder Storage
PSTProject Support Team
PSTPage Creator Script
PSTPerformance Suspension Technology
PSTPacific Standard Time
PSTProxy Store
PSTProgressive Scan Technology
PSTPreset File
PSTPro Stock Truck (racing)
PSTPro Soccer Talk (National Broadcasting Company)
PSTPrimary, Secondary and Tertiary
PSTPersonal Solar Telescope (Hydrogen Alpha Telescope, Coronado filters)
PSTPass Time
PSTPre-Service Teacher
PSTPlanescape Torment (gaming)
PSTPrimary State (DSC)
PSTPressure Sensitive Tape
PSTPre-Service Training
PSTPacket Switching Technology (digital networking communications)
PSTPlease Send Tell (game)
PSTPakistan Standard Time (GMT+0500)
PSTPersonal Survival Techniques (STCW course)
PSTPatient Safety Team (various organizations)
PSTPHP SOAP Toolkit
PSTProgramme Support Team (various locations)
PSTPlayer Support Team (tennis)
PSTPulsed Signal Therapy
PSTPotassium Sensitivity Test
PSTPupil Services Team (various locations)
PSTProduct Support Tool
PSTPhysical Screening Test (US Navy)
PSTProcessing State
PSTProduct Support Team
PSTPsychosexual Therapy
PSTPhotoshop Tennis
PSTProblem Solving Technique
PSTPlan Santé Travail
PSTPartido Socialista de Timor (Socialist Party of Timor, East Timor)
PSTLead Scandium Tantalate
PSTPre-Structured Technology (Open Software Foundation)
PSTPlum Street Temple (Cincinnati, OH)
PSTPublic Safety Telecommunicator
PSTPhoenix Sports Ticket (sports handicapping)
PSTPacific Strike Team (US Coast Guard)
PSTPhase Shifting Transformer
PSTPersonal Information Store (Microsoft Office)
PSTProgram Steering Team
PSTPhilippine Standard Time (time zone; aka Philippine Time; also seen as PHT)
PSTPolice Service Technician
PSTPlasma Separator Tube
PSTProfessional Studies and Training
PSTPupil Support Teacher (UK)
PSTPolitiets Sikkerhets Tjeneste (Norway)
PSTPagan Standard Time
PSTPhiladelphia Suburban Transportation
PSTPôle Scientifique et Technologique (French: Science and Technology Center; various locations)
PSTProject Support Team, Inc.
PSTPublic Sector Team
PSTPrinceton Summer Theater (New Jersey)
PSTPerfect Square Trinomial
PSTPrimary Settling Tank (wastewater treatment)
PSTPortuguese Summer Time
PSTPost Stall Technology
PSTPuget Sound Technology
PSTPublic Service Trust (UK)
PSTPortland Sunday Telegram
PSTPrimordial Soup Theory (evolution)
PSTPastor Search Team
PSTPetroleum Software Technologies
PSTPoint Source Transmission
PSTPolice Search Team (UK)
PSTPassport Support Tool (Microsoft)
PSTPattern Suggestion Table
PSTProcess Systems Team
PSTPlanetary Spectroscopy Telescope
PSTPIID (Practice Implementation Indicator Description) and SCAMPI (Standard CMMI Assessment Method for Process Improvement)
PSTPrint Simulation Tester
PSTPriority Selection Table
PSTPhysical Simulation Team
PSTPositive Smoke Test
PSTPartial Sciatic Transection
PSTPrescribed Sea Time (Navy)
PSTPurdue School of Technology
PSTPublic Service Technician
PSTPersonnel Subsystem Team
PSTPrototype System Test
PSTPrimary Search Tonal
PSTPaired Select Ternary
PSTProduction Surveillance Test
PSTProtective System Technologies (NIJ)
PSTProduct Segment Team
PSTProcessing Services and Technology
PSTPreliminary Service Testing
PSTPilot Symbol Transmission
PSTPension and Savings Trust
PSTPower School of Technology (Philippines)
PSTPromoter-Proximal Sequence Tag
PSTProduction Screen Test (drilling mud conditioning)
PSTPolymeric Stabilization
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(5) It has been suggested, based on symptoms of urgency-frequency and a positive potassium sensitivity test, that approximately 85% of women who see a gynecologist for chronic pelvic pain have IC/PBS in addition to or instead of a gynecologic diagnosis.
A positive potassium sensitivity test can establish the diagnosis but is excruciatingly painful.
Of a possible high score of 35, the controls all scored between 0 and 2 and had a negative potassium sensitivity test. Of patients who scored between 8 and 14, 68% had a positive potassium sensitivity test.
Of a possible score of 35, controls scored 0-2 and had a negative potassium sensitivity test. Of patients who scored 8-14, 68% had a positive potassium sensitivity test.
Of a possible high score of 35, control subjects all scored between 0 and 2 and had a negative potassium sensitivity test. Of patients who scored between 8 and 14, 68% had a positive potassium sensitivity test; of patients with a score of 25 or more, 93% tested positive.
One physician in the audience commented that some of her colleagues had stopped using the potassium sensitivity test because the pain it causes is "cruel."
In a follow-up study, 85% of 244 patients with CPP tested positive on the potassium sensitivity test.
Roenneburg recommended a urinalysis to rule out microscopic hematuria and a urine culture to rule out infection, in addition to a voiding log and a potassium sensitivity test.
A potassium sensitivity test is a simple test that measures the bladder's epithelial permeability to potassium and is positive in 70%-90% of people with IC.
One physician in the audience commented that some of her colleagues had stopped using the potassium sensitivity test because the level of pain it causes is "cruel," and cystometry with plain water can be used instead.
Of the 42 women, 13 also presented with abdominal pelvic pain and dyspareunia underwent potassium sensitivity tests, which were positive in 12 patients, pointing to bladder problems as the cause of the pain.
Seven other patients had negative potassium sensitivity tests but positive findings on cystoscopic evaluation, he said.