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AcronymDefinition
DZDozen
DZAlgeria (TLD country abbreviation)
DZDoppelzimmer (German: Double Room)
DZDisease
DZDrop Zone
DZDelta Zeta (sorority)
DZDrizzle (weather)
DZDizygotic
DZDizzy
DZDeutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank (German Bank; was until 2001: DG)
DZDigital Zoom
DZDouble-Zeta
DZDimension Zero (band)
DZDead Zone
DZDanger Zone
DZDouzaine (French: dozen)
DZDemilitarized Zone (usually seen as DMZ)
DZDiscovery Zone
DZDoctor Zhivago (novel, movie)
DZDropping Zone
DZDark Zone
DZDoppelzentner (unit of measure)
DZDefense Zone
DZDyzygotic
DZDenuded Zone
DZDamien Zygote (musician)
DZDonau Zentrum (German: Danube Shopping Center)
DZDarkztar (website)
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Our findings argue for a hereditary component of pyloric stenosis: (1) pre-dominance in boys; (2) familial aggre-gation in first-, second-, and third-degree relatives; (3) high concordance rate in monozygotic twins; (4) similar degree of aggregation in dizygotic twins and siblings; (5) difference in risk for siblings vs.
There were 428 monozygotic (MZ) female, 165 MZ male, 218 dizygotic (DZ) female, 90 DZ male, and 222 DZ opposite-sex pairs, and 356 female and 230 male individuals whose co-twin did not participate.
Cholinesterase results were obtained for 2237 samples, including 564 complete monozygotic and 518 dizygotic twin pairs.
Among the same-sex pairs, about half are identical, or monozygotic (MZ) twins and half are fraternal, or dizygotic (DZ) twins.
Titers of ASCA were not similar within discordant mono- or dizygotic twin pairs with Crohn's disease.
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In addition, rates of alcohol dependence are much higher in monozygotic than in dizygotic co-twins of alcohol-dependent twins.
The study included data from 1,797 twins, including 634 twin pairs (437 monozygotic, 150 dizygotic and 47 indeterminate pairs) and 529 individual twins with a mean age of 36.
Murray and his associates looks at the concordance rate for three psychiatric disorders in a total of 222 monozygotic or dizygotic twin pairs.
The researchers also plan to study its effect in twins, by enrolling 24 monozygotic twins discordant for ADHD and 24 dizygotic twins discordant for ADHD.
However, the extent to which baseline concentrations of CRP and SAA are genetically determined is of considerable interest, and we report here, for the first time, values in large well-matched cohorts of monozygotic (MZ) and dizygotic twins (DZ).
A survey of 1,018 dizygotic and 922 monozygotic twin pairs participating in a English national adult twin registry indicated that 28% of monozygotic twin pairs shared symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).