Example sentences for: dextrose

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  • For longer surgical procedures (intraabdominal or intrathoracic surgery), 10% of dextrose should be used to avoid excessive fluid administration.

  • Four serial 10 ml injections of 5% dextrose solution at room temperature were performed at random during the respiratory cycle [ 20].

  • Four types of media containing 2% granulated agar (Difco, Detroit, MI) were used to grow fungi: (1) potato dextrose agar [ 31 ] , (2) potato sucrose agar (similar to potato dextrose agar except sucrose is used instead of dextrose; [ 31 ] , (3) casein agar (for 1 L, 5 g casein, 0.5 g NaCl, 20 g sucrose, and 20 g agar), and (4) sagebrush-leaf agar.

  • (As it turns out, atoms don't quite work this way; but complex molecules, particularly organic compounds, often do, which is why surface proteins of a cell that function as receptor sites for harmful invaders such as viruses can be blocked with other molecules of the appropriate shape, and why, when placed in a solution of mixed sugars, some bacteria flunk the membership test for the Clean Plate Club because they can digest dextrose but leave its mirror image, levulose, untouched.)

  • The dextrose concentration of the IV solution (Box 2) is adjusted based on the expected length of surgery.

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