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Overview page. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

A jet of water or a watery solution directed at part of the body (as in a shower). The term is usually applied to a vaginal douche, used (usually ineffectively) to wash out the vagina after...

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Enterovirus-related activation of the cardiomyocyte mitochondrial apoptotic pathway in patients with acute myocarditis

Lydie Ventéo, Thomas Bourlet, Fanny Renois, Fatima Douche-Aourik, Jean-François Mosnier, Geoffroy Lorain De la Grand Maison, Michel Pluot, Bruno Pozzetto and Laurent Andreoletti.

in European Heart Journal

March 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5421 words.

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We examined the impact of enterovirus (EV) cardiac replication activity on the endomyocardial mitochondrial pathway in patients with acute myocarditis.

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Evaluation of Potato Tuber Moth (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) Resistance in Tubers of <i>Bt-cry5</i> Transgenic Potato Lines

Ahmed Mohammed, D. S. Douches, W. Pett, E. Grafius, J. Coombs, W. Li and M. A. Madkour.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

April 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

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The potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller), in tropical and subtropical countries, is the most destructive pest of potato, Solanum tuberosum L. The larvae attack foliage and...

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Evaluation of Natural and Engineered Resistance Mechanisms in <i>Solanum tuberosum</i> for Resistance to <i>Phthorimaea operculella</i> (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)

A. L. Westedt, D. S. Douches, W. Pett and E. J. Grafius.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

April 1998; p ublished online September 2014 .

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Potato tuber moth, Phthorimaea operculella Zeller, is a highly destructive pest of cultivated potato, Solanum tuberosum L., and is responsible for damage to both leaf and tuber tissues....

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Evaluation of Natural and Engineered Resistance Mechanisms in Potato Against Colorado Potato Beetle in a No-Choice Field Study

Susannah G. Cooper, David S. Douches, Joseph J. Coombs and Edward J. Grafius.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

April 2007; p ublished online September 2014 .

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The Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata Say, is the major insect pest of potato, Solanum tuberosum L., in eastern North America and is renowned for resistance development,...

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douche

Overview page. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

A jet of water or a watery solution directed at part of the body (as in a shower). The term is usually applied to a vaginal douche, used (usually ineffectively) to wash out the vagina after...

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douche

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 49 words.

A jet of water or a watery solution directed at part of the body (as in a shower). The term

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douche

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 38 words.

n. a stream of water used for cleaning any part of the body, most commonly the vagina. However, vaginal douching

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douche

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 13 words.

barouche, cartouche, douche, farouche, louche, ruche, sloosh, swoosh, tarboosh • scaramouch

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douche

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 13 words.

barouche, cartouche, douche, farouche, louche, ruche, sloosh, swoosh, tarboosh • scaramouch

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douche

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 26 words.

stream of water applied to the body. XVIII. — F. — It. doccia conduit pipe, f. docciare pour by drops

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