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FOFiber-Optic(s)
FOField Office
FOFront Office
FOFormatting Object (XSL)
FOForeign Office
FOFace-Off (hockey)
FOFaroe Islands
FOFirst Order
FOFollow On
FOForamen Ovale (neurology)
FOFallout (computer game)
FOForeign Object
FOFormula One
FOFuel Oil
FOForce Ouvrière (Workers Force)
FOForce Ouvrière (French Labor Union)
FOForli (postcode, Italy)
FOFreak Out
FOFar Out
FOFirst Officer
FOFormosa (Argentina province, airline code)
FOFly-Over
FOFactory Outlet (UK shopping channel)
FOFly Out (Baseball)
FOField Operations
FOFinance Officer
FOFluid Ounce (unit of measurement)
FOFantasy Online (video game)
FOFlight Operations
FOFurnace Oil
FOForward Observer
FOFlying Object
FOFoldout
FOFoul Out (baseball)
FOFull Out (typography)
FOForeign Objects (band)
FOFinished Object (crafts)
FOFitting Out
FOFurka Oberalp (railway in the Alps)
FOFlip Off
FOForce Operations
FOForeign Service Officer
FOField Order
FOFail Operational
FOFlag Officer (Royal Navy)
FOFlying Officer (Royal Air Force & commonwealth countries)
FOFlight Officer
FOFairly Oddparents (cartoon)
FOFirm Offer
FOFiscal Officer
FOFirm Order
FOForsvarets Overkommando (Norwegian)
FOFail Open
FOFlake Off (polite form)
FOFlight Order (US Navy)
FOFlash Override
FOFourth Official (soccer)
FOFacilities Office
FOFire Order
FOFriendship Over
FOForced Outage (power industry)
FOForlì, Emilia (Italian province)
FOFrequent Observation
FOFarmowners (multiple line insurance policy covering farmowner's property and liability coverage)
FOFirst Orbit
FOFirst Orchestra (Plano, TX)
FOFrosted Orange (drink)
FOFocus Offset
FOFlow Orifice
FOFull Organ
FOFederation Object
FOForeign Operations Administration
FOFlight Object
FOFun Orb (game website)
FOFully Orthogonal
FOFree Overside
FOFire & Observe
FOFunctional Orthosis
FOForm Stroke (swimming)
FOFinsbury Orthopaedics Ltd (UK)
References in periodicals archive ?
Incidence and size of patent foramen ovale during the first 10 decades of life: an autopsy study of 965 normal hearts.
[6,7] Some authors opine that the foramen ovale may be subdivided into two compartments due to an ingrowing bony spicule.
Foramen ovale: an ultrasonographic study of its relation to the inferior vena cava, ductus venosus and hepatic veins.
Clinical and imaging characteristic of stroke patients with patent foramen ovale. J Neurosci Mental Health.
Nevertheless, the study power was calculated based on the pulsatility index of the foramen ovale, considering a significance level of 5%, standard deviations of 0.44 and 0.99, and a difference of 0.93 in the pulsatility indices of groups I and III, achieving a study power of 84%.
Edwards, "Incidence and size of patent foramen ovale during the first 10 decades of life: an autopsy study of 965 normal hearts," Mayo Clinic Proceedings, vol.
The trigeminal ganglion is located inside the foramen ovale. During the puncture, the puncture needle must pass through a foramen ovale with a diameter of about 5 mm to reach the trigeminal ganglion [34].
Young patients with CS associated to a patent foramen ovale (PFO) have stroke recurrence rates of 1-2% per year when given aspirin [4,5].
The foramen ovale is an important fetal structure that closes after birth in most individuals and remains open as a patent foramen ovale (PFO).
In patients in whom PAVM and patent foramen ovale (PFO) coexist, both conditions may be responsible for paradoxical embolism.
An echocardiogram with bubble study confirmed a diagnosis of patent foramen ovale (PFO) with bidirectional flow, a normal ejection fraction, and no evidence of left ventricular or left atrial thrombus.
Mild ectasia of the sinus of Valsalva (measuring up to 4 cm in diameter) and a patent foramen ovale were also noted.