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failure

(Bankruptcy), noun commercial failure, default, discontinuance of business, economic downfall, failure to maintain solvency, financial disaster, financial loss, financial ruin, inability to maintain solvency, inability to meet financial obligations, insolvency, insufficiency of funds, lack of funds, suspension of business
Associated concepts: failure to meet one's obligations, insolvency

failure

(Falling short), noun defectio, defectiveness, deficiency, delinquency, dereliction, inability, insufficiency, lack, loss of strength, noncompletion, nonfulfillment, nonperformance, omission, oversight, pretermission, shortcoming, slip, want
Associated concepts: failure of consideration, failure of eviience, failure of heirs, failure of issue, failure of proof, failure of purpose, failure of title, failure of trust, failure to act, faillre to bargain collectively, failure to comply, failure to file a return, failure to give notice, failure to make delivery, failure to perform, failure to prosecute, law office failures, partial failure

failure

(Lack of success), noun aborted attempt, beating, botch, breakdown, collapse, debacle, defeat, disappointment, downfall, drubbing, error, fall, fiasco, fruitless effort, frustration, ineffectualness, labor in vain, loss, miscarriage, misfortune, mistake, ruin, unsuccessful attempt, vain attempt
See also: abortion, bankruptcy, breach, debacle, defeat, delinquency, disaster, dishonor, disqualification, expiration, flaw, foible, frailty, frustration, impossibility, impotence, impuissance, inability, incapacity, inefficacy, infraction, lapse, loss, miscarriage, misconduct, mistrial, neglect, negligence, nonfeasance, nonpayment, offense, omission, oversight, vice
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Anti-apoptotic activity of gentiopicroside in D-galactosamine/lipopolysaccharide-induced murine fulminant hepatic failure.
section]) Fulminant hepatic failure developed but resolved (14).
Strictly speaking, fulminant hepatic failure associated with Wilson disease (WD-FHF) is not "acute liver failure," because there is an underlying (although unrecognized) chronic liver disease.
TT-virus infection in North American blood donors, patients with fulminant hepatic failure, and cryptogenic cirrhosis.
We believe rather that depletion of glucuronic acid by DPH most likely increased the hepatotoxicity of TMP-SMZ, resulting in acute fulminant hepatic failure.
Thus, they recommended that clinicians involved in the care of patients with fulminant hepatic failure without the resources to measure ICP not position patients between 30 and 60 degrees head elevation.
In children, a high anion gap acidosis and fulminant hepatic failure, depression of the central nervous system, coma, renal failure and disseminated intravascular coagulation have been found (1).
Fulminant hepatic failure is a life-threatening condition with a poor prognosis, and clinical assessment typically focuses on the 3 most common causes: viral hepatitis, alcoholic liver disease, and drug toxicity.
When given together with a low dose of LPS, D-GalN highly sensitizes animals to develop lethal liver injury showing biochemical and metabolic changes akin to fulminant hepatic failure (Galanos et al.
The manifestations of drug induced hepatotoxicity are highly variable, ranging from asymptomatic elevation of liver enzymes to fulminant hepatic failure.
Association between fulminant hepatic failure and a strain of GBV virus C.
Initial laboratory values revealed fulminant hepatic failure, acute renal failure and rhabdomyolysis.