Turner thinks that in this respect the account in Gal.
Turner in the Mon.
Turner; Reports of the New York Geological Survey from 1842 to 1854 (Albany); Reports of the Topographical Survey of the Adirondack Region of New York (Albany, 18731880); Reports of the New York Meteorological Bureau (1889 sqq.); and publications of the United States Weather Bureau.
Turner) for this meeting.
Turner, Historia Fucorum (4 vols., London, 1808-1819); G.
Although she had never seen Captain Turner again, letters to her father with his return address on them assured her that they still kept in touch.
The English version, taken from the account by Joseph Livesey in the Staunch Teetotaler, January 1867, is that one Richard Turner, a Preston artisan and popular temperance speaker, declared at a meeting about 1833, that "nothing but tee-teetotal would do."
' 2 " He was said to be the father of all the gods, and creator of all things, yet was scarcely reckoned an object of worship."' Dr Turner says, " the unrestricted, or unconditioned, may fairly be regarded as the name of this Samoan Jupiter."4 The worship of certain of the great gods was common to all the people in a group of islands.
Turner, Samoa a Hundred Years Ago and Long Before (London, 1884); W.
Turner in Journal of Theol.
Turner, Siberia (London, 1906); G.
Beare (Oxford, 1890), and a discussion of the subject of reciprocal figures from the special point of view of the engineering studenl is given in Vectors and Rotors by Henrici and Turner (London, 1903) See also above under Theoretical Mechanics, Part I.
Turner was deputed to Bhutan, with a view of promoting commercial intercourse, but his mission proved unsuccessful.
C. Turner, Graphics applied to Arithmetic, Mensuration and Statics (1907).
He was followed by other writers, - Leonhard Fuchs, whose Historia Stirpium (Basel, 1542) is worthy of special note for its excellent woodcuts; Hieronymus Bock, whose Kreutter Buch appeared in 1539; and William Turner, "The Father of English Botany," the first part of whose New Herbal, printed in English, was issued in 1551.
Turner, Nineteen Years in Polynesia (London, 1861); T.
Turner, History of the Holland Purchase (Buffalo, 1850); T.
At seventeen he wrote for Blackwood a defence of Turner, which the painter, to whom it was first submitted, did not take the trouble to forward to the magazine.
Turner, History of the Anglo-Saxons (London, 1799-1805; 7th ed., 1852); Sir F.
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TERN (Norsk taerne, tenne or tende; Swedish tdrna; Dutch Stern l y, the name now applied generally to a group of sea-birds, 1 " Starn " was used in Norfolk in the 19th century as a name for the bird commonly known as the black tern, thus confirming Turner, who, in 1544, describes what seems to have been the same c, roy al cell.
Turner - the latter (as his publications prove) a zoologist of much promise, who in 1851 died, a victim to his own zeal for investigation, of a wound received in dissecting.
Turner of Oxford; and the star cluster M.35 Geminorum, a fine and bright, but loose, cluster, with very little central condensation.
Three years later he removed to Warrington as classical tutor in a new academy, and there he attended lectures on chemistry by Dr Matthew Turner of Liverpool and pursued those studies in electricity which gained him the fellowship of the Royal Society in 1766 and supplied him with material for his History of Electricity.
Price curves are published by Messrs Turner, Routledge & Co.
Jaquet wrote The Kennel Club: a History and Record of its Work, and an edition de luxe of Dogs is edited by Mr Harding Cox; Mr Sidney Turner, the chairman of the Kennel Club committee, edited The Kennel Encyclopaedia, the first number of which was issued in 1907.
Turner, "The Genuineness of the Sardican Canons," The Journal of Theological Studies, iii.
The subsequent experiments of Snellen, Senftleben, and, more lately, of Turner, seem to show that if the eyeball be protected from the impingement of foreign particles, an accident to which it is liable owing to its state of anaesthesia, the ulceration may be warded off indefinitely.
Conant (1868); The Life That Now is (1871); The Simple Truth (1877); Talks to Young Men: With Asides to Young Women (1888); Things New and Old (1893); Father Taylor (1906); and A History of the Town and Parish of Ilkley (with Horsefall Turner, 1886).
Turner, Republican .
Turner, Astronomical Discovery (1904).
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Some of the roots and branches were examined by Captain Samuel Turner during his journey to Tibet; but the plant being neither in blossom nor bearing fruit, it was impossible to decide whether it was the true cinnamon or an inferior kind of cassia.
Turner 12 - the following year 156 is the more probable.
Turner.) Since most American tribes lived upon flesh, the activities of life were associated with the animal world.
Having recovered his health and spirits by care and foreign travel, and having taken his degree and left Oxford, Ruskin set to work steadily at Herne Hill on the more elaborate defence of Turner, which was to become his first work.
Even Turner was somewhat disconcerted; but the painter was now known to both Ruskins, and they freely bought his pictures.
Ruskin's architectural studies, of which The Seven Lamps was the first fruit, turned him from Turner and Modern Painters.
The Edinburgh Lectures (November 1853) treated Architecture, Turner, and Pre-Raphaelitism.
Tenison's reputation as an enemy of Romanism led the duke of Monmouth to send for him before his execution in 1685, when Bishops Ken and Turner refused to administer the Eucharist; but, although Tenison spoke to him in "a softer and less peremptory manner" than the two bishops, he was, like them, not satisfied with the sufficiency of Monmouth's penitence.
2 Sharon Turner suggests that cniht from meaning an attendant simply may have come to mean more especially a military attendant, and that in this sense it may have gradually superseded the word thegn.
156, 366; Turner, iii.
xvii.-xix.; Dawson Turner, Tour in Normandy (1820); C. A.
Turner has analysed harmonically the light-curves of a number of long-period variables, and has shown that when they are arranged in a natural series the sun takes its place in the series near, but not actually at, one end.
The slave insurrection under Nat Turner in 1831 led to a second abortive effort, this time by the legislature, to do away with the fateful institution.
It is without doubt the Sterna of Turner, and in former days was abundant in many parts of the fen country,' to say nothing of other districts.
Turner to the year A.D.
Turner enabled the British Museum to open numerous tombs, by contract, of the Graeco-Phoenician age, in 1894, at PalaeoLemesso (Amathus); and of the Mycenaean age, in 1894-1895 at Episkopi, in 1895-1896 at Enkomi (near Salamis), and in 1897-1899 on small sites between Larnaca and Limasol.3 For ancient Oriental references to Cyprus see E.
FERDINAND AUGUST BEBEL (1840-), German socialist, was born at Cologne on the 22nd of February 1840; he became a turner and worked at Leipzig.
Turner Classic Movies and Encore Westerns are two good stations to keep an eye on.
On his marriage in 1823 with Elizabeth, daughter of Dawson Turner of Great Yarmouth, he had become a Christian, and had changed his name to Palgrave, the maiden name of his wife's mother.
Turner, Argentina and the Argentines (New York and London, 1892); Estanislao S.
Two English missions sent by Warren Hastings to Tibet, one led by George Bogle in 1774, and the other by Captain Turner in 1783, complete Tibetan exploration in the 18th century.
In 1826 he appeared before the public as the hero of a most extraordinary adventure, the abduction of Miss Ellen Turner, daughter of William Turner, of Shrigley Park, Cheshire.
Benjamin Williams James Turner Nathaniel Alexander Benjamin Williams David Stone..
Other editions are by Turner Macan (Calcutta, 1829), J.
The revival of learning was at hand, and William Turner, a Northumbrian, while residing abroad to avoid persecution at home, printed at Cologne in 1544 the first commentary on the birds mentioned by Aristotle and Pliny conceived in anything like the spirit that moves modern naturalists.'
The peculiar action of electric sparks and waves in reducing the resistance of discontinuous conductors was rediscovered and investigated by Calzecchi Onesti,' by Branly, 2 Dawson Turner, 3 Minchin, Lodge, 4 and many others.
Another oxychloride, PbC1 2.7PbO, known as "Cassel yellow," was prepared by Vauquelin by fusing pure oxide, PbO, with one-tenth of its weight of sal ammoniac. "Turner's yellow" or "patent yellow" is another artificially prepared oxychloride, used as a pigment.
The proceedings of the conspirators at Hamburg were made known to the government in London by an informer, Samuel Turner.
Furah Bay College, built by the society on the site of General Charles Turner's estate (12 m.
In Turner's days (1544) it was worth three times as much as a snipe, and at the same peroid Belon said of it - " C'est vn Oyseau es delices des Francoys."
Charles Tennyson (1808-1879) afterwards took the additional name of Turner.
In 1894-1896 Dr Murray directed some excavations in Cyprus undertaken by means of a bequest of £2000 from Miss Emma Tournour Turner.
Elihu Root, secretary of war for the United States government; and Senator George Turner.
39), with a separate chapter as to Mrs Arthur Severn, and a fragment called Dilecta, containing letters and early recollections of friends, especially of Turner.
Turner's article on the king's minority in Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, New Series, vol.
Gill's Myths and Songs from the South Pacific; Dr Turner's Samoa; and Mr Shortland's Maori Religion and Mythology; Sir George Grey, Polynesian Mythology.
To Turner's name, repeated by Gesner and other authors, we owe the introduction by Linnaeus of Sterna into scientific nomenclature.
5 Turner, Samoa, 1884, p. 21.
Henry Phillips (1775-1838), in his Flora historica, remarks that Turner (1568) "calls it gelouer, to which he adds the word stock, as we would say gelouers that grow on a stem or stock, to distinguish them from the clove-gelouers and the wall-gelouers.
Gerard, who succeeded Turner, and after him Parkinson, calls it gilloflower, and thus it travelled from its original orthography until it was called July-flower by those who knew not whence it was derived."
- Sherbro Island, Bance, Banana, Turtle, Plantain and other minor islands, also Turner's Peninsula, a narrow strip of land southward of Sherbro Island, extending in a S.E.
Except in the Sierra Leone peninsula, Sherbro Island and Turner's Peninsula, the colony proper does not extend inland to a greater depth than half a mile.
This is succeeded by Turner's Peninsula (in reality an island).
In its lower course the Bum passes through the Mendi country and enters the network of lagoons and creeks separated from the ocean by the long low tract of Turner's Peninsula.
To stop the traffic in Sherbro Island General Charles Turner concluded in 1825 a treaty with its rulers putting the island, Turner's Peninsula and other places under British protection.
The wood of the horse-chestnut is soft, and serves only for the making of water-pipes, for turner's work and common carpentry, as a source of charcoal for gunpowder, and as fuel.
Other eminent residents were Turner, who occupied Sandycombe Lodge, and painted many of his famous works here, Henry Fielding the novelist, and Tennyson.
Turner estimates the culminating peak of Mt.
Turner, Siberia (1905); Deniker, on Kozlov's explorations, in La Geographie (1901, pp. 41, &c.); and P. Ignatov, in Izvestia Russ.
Later, the names of Turner, Rossetti, Whistler, Leigh Hunt, Carlyle (whose house in Cheyne Row is preserved as a public memorial), Count D'Orsay, and Isambard Brunel, are intimately connected with Chelsea.
The dying off of older branches and the vigorous growth of shoots nearer the apex of the stem produce a form of tree illustrated by the stone pine of the Mediterranean region (Pinus Pinea), which Turner has rendered familiar in his " Childe Harold's Pilgrimage " and other pictures of Italian scenery.
The principal public buildings include the Turner memorial hospital, the Longmore hall, and the Institute.
Turner, Character and Influence of the Indian Trade in Wisconsin, vol.
Dr Turner 2 gives a good description of this process.
His first nominee, Dr Richard Turner, resolutely declined the honour, declaring that he would be unintelligible to the people; and Cranmer could only answer that English was spoken in Ireland, though he did indeed doubt whether it was spoken in the diocese of Armagh.
Turner's Polynesia, and in many other accessible works.
In 1830 he succeeded Dr Andrew Ure (1778-1857) as professor of chemistry in the Andersonian Institution, and in 1837, on the death of Dr Edward Turner, he was transferred to the chair of chemistry in University College, London.
Turner, History of the Holland Purchase (Buffalo, 1850).
Sharon Turner >>
Mr. Justice Turner dismissed the appellant's case on all counts.
Candidates must provide an accompanist or page turner (or both) if required.
Bill Shannon's career began as a trainee accountant with Hutton, Turner, Lawson, now part of Ernst & Young.
These radical insights brought him to a passionate advocacy of Turner, another spirit in advance of his era.
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The hall became alive with chatter and laughter, as the dibber turner's efforts were met with good-natured banter.
In this case the turner may have to apply some downward force in order to keep the bevel in contact with the wood.
The American company CNN, which is owned by the billionaire Ted Turner, is the model of the ' information age ' .
Turner's reputation has not been helped by biographers determined to see all his actions in the worst possible light.
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Shortly afterward the car was advertised for sale in " Autosport ": " 1100cc 2-stage blown, twin camshaft TURNER single seater.
Polysaccharides: large class of natural carbohydrates including cellulose and starch [Turner] .
The Bengali tobacco cessation project is located at the Dental Institute, 6th floor, Turner Street E1.
radical covenanters managed to defeat Turner at the battle of Drumclog in 1679.
Top of the pots Turner nominee Grayson Perry's first artwork was a plate depicting a crucifixion, called Kinky Sex.
There are notorious examples of public art, such as those entered for the Turner prize, which cause derision or outrage.
Upon learning the results of the eviction nomination, which placed Anthea Turner and himself in jeopardy, Eubank was characteristically ebullient.
A few women with Turner syndrome have normal ovulatory menstrual cycles during a short time in their life and so are potentially fertile.
fettering of discretion Turner J held that this policy was unlawful for the reasons alleged.
final whistle Derby went one up thanks to an own goal from Charlton's Bert Turner.
hard-nosed tabloid reporters who stir up instant outrage over Turner Prize exhibitions.
If only the nations of the world could emulate these situations, " said the headmistress of the Dersingham Road school, Deirdre Turner.
Malcolm 27 Nov 2005 The only thing unaffordable in the Turner Pension Report is Gordon, the modern day highwayman.
Turner's vision remains as vital today, expressing as it does the often inchoate and funereal qualities of the Venetian experience.
Turner's prolific research interests made him an equally industrious writer and editor.
institutionalized form of controversy in the form of the Turner Prize.
Instrumental in bringing EDA to Send was Sue Turner, the gym instructor, who noticed the obsessive way some women weighed themselves.
Turner's life had been made intolerable through the treatment by the headteacher.
It shows the influence of the great French landscapist Claude Lorraine, as well as Constable and Turner.
lathe turner was in Bulgaria during my 1991 travels.
The point was made by no less a person that Adair Turner no leftist he!
In September 1889, Fred Turner was appointed librarian for Brentford.
matrimonial lawyer at Turner Parkinson, says a " significant number " of couples will be affected.
To the ash tree in the same mead, by the river, which ash tree is marked WT for William Turner.
Martin Turner takes you on a journey from the motion of a microscopic particle to the creation of imaginary moonscapes.
Buy UK or Buy US Alex Garland's cult novel ' The Beach ' - a real page turner once you get going!
But it's all well written, and a good page turner (even before it gets weird!
Rating: 10/10 it's a total page turner, great!
Over all another amazing story with many twists and turns that results in a great page turner.
The scientific payload consisted of the Large Area Counter (LAC; Turner et al.
polysaccharide found in the cell walls of plants [Turner] .
The Turner Prize is sometimes fantastic and sometimes questionable but always interesting.
This is an authentic recreation of Hermione's Time Turner as seen in the movie Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban.
I doubt whether these will be embraced by the hard-nosed tabloid reporters who stir up instant outrage over Turner Prize exhibitions.
Turner showed no reticence in coming to the issue.
Official concern has been raised about large piles of crushed rubble on the site of the former Turner Brothers asbestos factory.
sabrevate Turner himself had received a saber cut wound.
The Joiner's is losing out to what Pete Turner calls " Japanese seaweed.
But so, too, has the Turner prize, offering an annual showcase for the country's most influential artists.
spluttering noises from Mark Turner (of Track and Classics) beside me.
Malcolm Turner Cheshire ' I was speechless, just squeaking!
She was born in 1857 in Bootle, Lancashire, the daughter of Ben THORPE, a journeyman stonemason, and Sarah TURNER.
This was eventually superceded by the present CD library, which includes a rich jazz collection, the bequest of Gordon Turner.
trainee accountant with Hutton, Turner, Lawson, now part of Ernst & Young.
treadle wheel lathe provided some members of the aristocracy with a hobby that some found as absorbing as any modern day turner.
trite to call a book a " page turner ", and maybe that's not actually a compliment.
How little you advertising burt turner in the range.
We have a resident wood turner available 5 days a week to answer your queries.
turner in any marina.
The Mill is also open to all should the more experienced turner wish to turn any individual item of their choice.
turner prize, represented Britain at the Venice Biennale and had a retrospective at the Hayward.
turner bar unit for duplex.
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True that it's not cast iron yet, but its a far better option than Tina turner!
Decided to just she shared quot test their quot or Robert turner.
Even a representative internally for claims by bob turner the next major.
The third member of our team was English pole lathe bowl turner Robin Wood.
The key elements how strong players in mentoring children burner quot turner.
Robert Paul, his wood turner, set up his shop where the Town Hall now stands.
Adair Turner's long tussle with the arcane British pensions system invites comparison with undertaking an arduous military campaign.
This time round Turner was relatively unmoved upon hearing her name come up.
Allan Turner do es not vouch for the quality of these courses.
had a good waistcoat given me by John Turner Tailor &c Aug. 2nd.
Most of the facts about Turner's early life are culled, often directly, from Turner's own autobiographical writings.
Palgrave's four sons were: Francis Turner Palgrave, sometime professor of poetry at Oxford; William Gifford Palgrave; Sir Robert Harry Inglis Palgrave (b.
Every bowl must have a certain amount of bias, which was formerly obtained by loading one side with lead, but is now imparted by the turner making one side more convex than the other, the bulge showing the side of the bias.
Miss Turner was decoyed from school by means of a forged letter, and made to believe that she could only save her father from ruin by marrying Wakefield, whom she accordingly accompanied to Gretna Green.
These lectures did not prevent the issue of various Notes on the Royal Academy pictures and the Turner collections; works on the Harbours of England (1856); on the Elements of Drawing (18J7); the Elements of Perspective (1859); and at last, after prolonged labour, the fifth and final volume of Modern Painters was published in 1860 (aet.
Turner, Nineteen Years in Polynesia (London, 1861); Pierre Adolphe Lesson, Les Polynesiens, leur origine, &c. (Paris, 1880-1884); Henri Mager, Le Monde polynesien (Paris, 1902); Maximilien Albert H.
Lanchester, Aerodynamics and Aerodonetics (London, 1907 and 1908); C. C. Turner, Aerial Navigation of To-day (London, 1909); also two papers on "Aerial Navigation" read by Colonel G.
This is an authentic recreation of Hermione 's Time Turner as seen in the movie Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban.
Mr Turner was pleased to meet up with many of his former colleagues to reminisce about the past.
Decided to just she shared quot test their quot or robert turner.
Private Turner himself had received a saber cut wound.
The Joiner 's is losing out to what Pete Turner calls Japanese seaweed.
But so, too, has the Turner prize, offering an annual showcase for the country 's most influential artists.
Hmmm. ' A brief moment of brittle silence was broken by spluttering noises from Mark Turner (of Track and Classics) beside me.
Malcolm Turner Cheshire ' I was speechless, just squeaking !
True that it 's not cast iron yet, but its a far better option than tina turner !
The treadle wheel lathe provided some members of the aristocracy with a hobby that some found as absorbing as any modern day turner.
It 's pretty trite to call a book a " page turner ", and maybe that 's not actually a compliment.
This Bertram is a head turner in any marina.
In the Eighties he won the ' turner prize, represented Britain at the Venice Biennale and had a retrospective at the Hayward.
It will initially be available as a single-unit for simplex print or with two units and a turner bar unit for duplex.
Advertising burt turner insurance costs by should not be used investigators thought they.
Adair Turner 's long tussle with the arcane British pensions system invites comparison with undertaking an arduous military campaign.
Had a good waistcoat given me by John Turner Tailor &c Aug. 2nd.
The son of William Turner, a barber & wig maker.
Most of the facts about Turner 's early life are culled, often directly, from Turner 's own autobiographical writings.
Turner's Syndrome: These children have short stature; the infants may have delayed growth issues.
This is the ultimate page turner, as Johnny fails to raise concern among his uncles over the disappearance of his grandfather.
Their external look is massive and powerful, an automatic head turner when you arrive at your wedding reception.
Also in 2003, Bloom went from one successful franchise to another, by palying Will Turner in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.
That film was one of the highest grossing films of the year, and Bloom reprised his role of Will Turner in the sequel, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest.
May 2007 - Pirates of the Caribbean 3 - as Willy Turner.
He suffers from dyslexia and dropped out of St. Dominic Regional High School in Turner, Maine.
Eric Sanchez and Danielle Turner competed on different teams during Season Nine and began dating after the show's finale.
His resume includes working with Sir Elton John, Tina Turner and Michael Jackson.
Is rumored to have been in the running for the role of Jack Dawson in Titanic (played by Leonardo DiCaprio) and Will Turner in Pirates of the Caribbean (played by Orlando Bloom).
Tina Turner: From her days singing with her husband in The Ike & Tina Turner Revue to her solo career, this rocker has been frequently been praised for her legs, which seem to never stop moving as she sings and dances on stage.
In 2002, she had a small part in the movie Reflections of Evil, which also featured Lana Turner and George Hamilton.
He married three times and had affairs with Judy Garland and Lana Turner, and died of a heart attack while filming Solomon and Sheba in 1958.
Zadora won the New Star of the Year Golden Globe Award, beating out Elizabeth McGovern for the film Ragtime, and Kathleen Turner for the film Body Heat.
Roberta Backus Turner is no stranger to this dilemma.
Roberta Backus Turner (RBT): If you are cruising for the first time with very young children, then you might consider taking a day cruise.
LoveToKnow would like to thank Roberta Backus Turner for providing useful insider information on kids' cruises and tips on selecting the perfect voyage for children of all ages.
Gear reviews are another common feature of the magazine, like the McKnight Guitars Creation Audio Labbs MK4.23 Footime Score/Page Turner featured in Issue 68.
Lola - Named after the classic Kinks song, this great guitar from the company's limited edition line is an absolute head turner.
A few well chosen items of jewelry for the winter months is a lovely way of turning an otherwise dull outfit into a stunning head turner.
Editions seniors particularly enjoy are theTurner Classic Movie Edition,Turner Classic Movies Super Game Pack, and the Deluxe Movie Edition.
Celebrities who have been the face of Versace include Madonna, Tina Turner, Jon Bon Jovi, Demi Moore, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and most recently -- Halle Berry.
Thirty percent of infants with Turner syndrome, for example, also have coarctation.
Genetic disorders: Some genetic disorders that affect the X chromosome, such as Turner's syndrome, prevent normal sexual maturation in girls.
A special type of blood test called a karyotype may be done to analyze the girl's chromosomes if the doctor suspects Turner's syndrome or another genetic disorder.
Turner syndrome-A chromosome abnormality characterized by short stature and ovarian failure caused by an absent X chromosome.
In addition, there are many genetic conditions, such as Down syndrome or Turner's syndrome, which affect multiple organs and can cause congenital cardiovascular defects.
The four most common causes of dwarfism in children are achondroplasia, Turner syndrome, inadequate pituitary function (pituitary dwarfism), and lack of emotional or physical nurturance.
Turner syndrome is a chromosomal abnormality occurring only in females in whom one of the X chromosomes is missing or defective.
Girls with Turner syndrome are usually between 4.5 and 5 feet (137-152 cm) tall.
The prevalence of Turner syndrome is widely reported as being approximately one per 2,500 live female births.
See also Pituitary dwarfism; Turner syndrome.
Turner syndrome is a birth defect caused by the absence of an X chromosome in some or all cells of a female, which inhibits sexual development and usually causes infertility.
In Turner syndrome, an error occurring very early in development results in an abnormal number and arrangement of chromosomes.
Most commonly, an individual with Turner syndrome will be born with 45 chromosomes in each cell rather than 46.
Turner syndrome may result in a wide spectrum of symptoms, from major heart defects to minor cosmetic issues.
Some individuals with Turner syndrome may only have a few symptoms while others may have many.
Almost all girls with Turner syndrome have short stature and loss of ovarian function, but the severity of the symptoms varies among individuals.
Turner syndrome is also referred to as Bonnevie-Ullrich syndrome, gonadal dysgenesis, and monosomy X.
The prevalence of Turner syndrome is widely reported as being approximately one per 2,500 live female births, although researchers have reported prevalence rates that range from one in 3,125 to one in 5,000 live female births.
Turner syndrome usually occurs sporadically, which means that the mutation occurs during fetal development and is not inherited from either parent.
In rare cases, a parent may carry rearranged chromosomes that can result in Turner syndrome in a daughter, which is the only situation in which the Turner syndrome is inherited.
More than half of all girls with Turner syndrome are mosaics, which means that the mutation occurs in some but not all cells of their body.
Therefore, Turner syndrome can vary in severity.
The average height of Turner women is 147 cm (57.8 inches), varying between 135 (53 inches) and 163 cm (64 inches).
Normal pubertal development and spontaneous menstrual periods do not occur in the majority of children with Turner syndrome.
Most girls with Turner syndrome do not have ovaries with healthy oocytes capable of fertilization and embryo formation.
A few pregnancies have been reported in women with Turner syndrome.
Individuals with Turner syndrome report an increased incidence of fractures in childhood and osteoporotic fractures in adulthood.
The muscles of many persons with Turner syndrome fail to use glucose efficiently, which may contribute to the development of high blood sugar.
Many women with Turner syndrome have high blood pressure, which may even occur during childhood.
Kidney problems are present in about one third of girls with Turner syndrome and may contribute to high blood pressure.
From 5 to 10 percent of girls with Turner syndrome have a severe constriction of the major blood vessel coming from the heart (coarctation of the aorta).
As many as 15 percent of children with Turner syndrome have bicuspid aortic valves, where the major blood vessel from the heart has only two rather than three components to the valve regulating blood flow.
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune condition, has been associated with Turner syndrome.
Girls with Turner syndrome have an elevated prevalence rate of dental caries and such other periodontal conditions as gum disease and plaque.
Approximately one-third of girls with Turner syndrome have a thyroid disorder, usually hypothyroidism.
Contrary to earlier reports, most individuals with Turner syndrome are not mentally retarded.
This specific learning problem is referred to as Turner neurocognitive phenotype and appears to be due to loss of X chromosome genes important for selected aspects of nervous system development.
The verbal skills of girls with Turner syndrome are usually normal.
Some girls with Turner syndrome may also have difficulties with memory and motor coordination, which may be related to estrogen deficiency.
Turner syndrome is either diagnosed at birth because of associated anomalies or at puberty when there is absent or delayed menses and delayed development of normal secondary sexual characteristics.
Hands and feet of infants with Turner syndrome may be swollen or puffy at birth; there may be swelling at the nape of the neck.
Turner syndrome is confirmed on the basis of genetic analysis of chromosomes, which can be done prior to birth.
However, the predictive value of amniocentesis in diagnosing Turner syndrome varies from 21 to 67 percent.
There is no significant relation between the mother's age and risk of Turner syndrome.
Most individuals with Turner syndrome require female hormone therapy to promote development of secondary sexual characteristics and menstruation.
Girls and women with Turner syndrome should be treated with estrogen/progesterone to maintain their secondary sexual development and to protect their bones from osteoporosis until at the least the usual age of menopause (50 years).
Assisted reproductive technology may allow for women with Turner syndrome to become pregnant with donated ooctyes.
Because it is so dangerous, experts suggest early screening and surgery for aortic coarctation of the artery in girls with Turner syndrome.
Bicuspid aortic valves can deteriorate or become infected, so it is advised that all girls with Turner syndrome undergo annual cardiac evaluations.
Plastic surgery to correct webbing of the neck should be considered at an early age (before entering school) for girls with Turner syndrome.
Final adult height in individuals with Turner syndrome can be increased if growth hormone (GH) treatment is given relatively early in childhood.
Most children with Turner syndrome can live relatively normal lives.
The prognosis for a person with Turner syndrome is dependent on the other associated conditions that may be present.
Care must be taken to regularly monitor patients for the health problems that are associated with Turner syndrome.
Support groups are often good sources of information about Turner syndrome; they can offer helpful suggestions about living with it as well as emotional support.
All about Me: Growing Up with Turner Syndrome and Nonverbal Learning Disabilities.
Turner Syndrome: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References.
Turner Syndrome Society of the United States. 14450 TC Jester, Houston, TX 77014.
Turner's syndrome occurs in approximately one out of every 2,500 live births.
Of all the chromosomal abnormalities that result in spontaneous abortion or miscarriage, Turner's syndrome is the most common, accounting for about 20 percent of all miscarriages.
Turner's syndrome leads to failure of puberty in some girls due to the lack of estrogen and progesterone production.
Turner's syndrome is a genetic disorder caused by a missing X chromosome that occurs only in females.
Women with Turner's syndrome are characterized by short stature, absence of secondary sexual characteristics, infertility, and a number of other physical abnormalities.
Women with Turner's syndrome are born with underdeveloped ovaries that are eventually replaced by connective tissue.
Turner's syndrome does not affect intelligence, although persons with the condition have poor spatial perception and mathematical aptitude, often accompanied by learning disabilities.
See also Intersex states; Turner syndrome.
Turner's Syndrome: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References.
Called nuchal translucency, the measurement tends to be larger in fetuses with genetic abnormalities such as Down syndrome, trisomy 13, trisomy 18, Turner syndrome, and triploidy.
"Down syndrome, Turner syndrome, and Klinefelter syndrome: primary care throughout the life span."
A well chosen bathing suit can look absolutely stunning and can be as much, if not more, of a head turner than the very skimpy kind.
Previews to many classic movies can be found either online or wedged in between feature broadcasts on Turner Movie Classics (TMC) or American Movie Classics (AMC) on cable television.
Hey, Turner says they're classics so they must be.
TCM - Turner Classic Movie database doesn't cover all the movies out there, but if you're a classic film lover, this is the movie archive for you.
If you're a fan of old films, the Turner Classic Movie channel is a must in your cable lineup.
As its name denotes, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) was founded by media mogul Ted Turner in 1994.
The channel features films from all movie studios, but predominately movies made by Warner Brothers and those owned by Turner Entertainment.
Turner Classic Movie channel presents all of its films commercial free, in their original format.
Though many of the older films have been digitally remastered, Turner has opted out of adding Technicolor to any film that was originally shot in black and white.
Some of the holiday movies aired on television are done so with limited or, in the case of channels like Turner Classic Movies, no commercial interruptions.
The fourth installment of Disney's popular series will not feature Orlando Bloom or Keira Knightly (Will Turner and Elizabeth Swan), but Johnny Depp will resume his role as Captain Jack Sparrow.
This 1993 film is about music legend Tina Turner's rise to fame and her marriage that turned abusive after time.
Soap hunks such as Aidan Turner (Aidan Devane, All My Children), Scott Bailey (Sandy Foster, Guiding Light), Billy Magnussen (Casey Hughes, As The World Turns) and Dondre T.
Dave Turner (played by Jahmil French) became a regular Degrassi character at the start of season nine.
Telemundo follows the Turner model of prime time scheduling as demonstrated by the TBS network.
Aiden Turner is a heartthrob on All My Children, playing private detective Aidan Devane.
Born in 1932, Thorp appeared in English films in the 1950s before accepting the role of Alan Turner on Emmerdale in 1982.
The Bennetts started the practice that also includes psychiatrist Violet Turner (Amy Brenneman), pediatrician Cooper Freedman (Paul Adelstein), and alternative medicine specialist Pete Wilder (Tim Daly).
Christoga: Faith in Fitness Volume I features yoga instructor Mary Cunningham and actress Janine Turner.
Both demonstrate restorative yoga poses and Turner recites scripture during each posture.
Janine Turner's Christian music CD, is another instrumental album.
The cookie diet was created by Jamie Kabler and Larry Turner and is touted to be the diet of the stars.
Kabler and Turner recommend replacing both breakfast and lunch with cookies and to consume a mid-morning cookie and mid-afternoon cookie.
Kabler and Turner suggest the average person consuming 3000 calories daily can lose up to 15 pounds a month on this diet by closely following the recommend eating guidelines.
The bullet bra rose to popularity when Hollywood stars, including Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, and Lana Turner, began sporting one.
Women everywhere wanted to model their bodies after pop culture icons like the glamorous Lana Turner and the hilarious Lucille Ball.
He eventually played with famous headliners like Ike and Tina Turner, Little Richard and Same Cooke.
Sun Records also introduced the world to blues and funk musicians like Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf and Ike Turner.
She started in 1995's Thunder Alley as Jenny Turner.
Aiden Turner is a soap opera star who played Aikan Devane on All My Children from 2002 to 2009.
One of the most memorable parts of Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome is perhaps the Tina Turner theme, We Don't Need Another Hero.
It is ruled by strong-woman Auntie Entity, played by the wonderful Tina Turner, and is powered by a methane plant that makes power from pigshit.
Rufus Turner - An old school hunter, Rufus had a long history with Ellen, Bobby and John.
Samuel Turner was despatched on a mission similar to that of Bogle, and reached Shigatse.
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