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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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Tom Marino (R-PA), John Lewis (D-GA), and Peter Roskam (R-IL), would further elevate care, expand access and promote research to the more than 660,000 Americans living with kidney failure.
The symptoms of acute kidney failure generally include back pain, abdominal pain, fever, rashes, diarrhea and vomiting.
A diagnosis of chronic kidney failure is generally done via blood work and an accompanying urinalysis.
By the time these children reach 40, they could already have serious complications from the disease, one of which is kidney failure.
To prevent kidney failure, it is important to lead an active life, eat a balanced diet with limited carbohydrates and fats, drink enough water daily, and avoid soft drinks and energy drinks.
Diabetes is the most common cause of end-stage kidney failure which generally requires dialysis or a kidney transplant.
But these results affirm the importance of screening donors as carefully as possible so that we can understand an individual's inherent risk of kidney failure and make sure only those with a low inherent risk are cleared for donation.
Kidney failure among children may also be attributed to some other medical conditions, such as nephrosis, particularly the type that does not respond to treatment and may eventually lead to kidney fibrosis.
Genetic variant linked with kidney failure in diabetic women but not men.
A QUARTER of people with diabetes have not been given a vital test to detect the early signs of kidney failure, a charity has warned.
The charity also expressed concern that not enough is being done once a diabetes sufferer has been diagnosed with high blood pressure, which increases the chance of complications including heart disease, kidney failure and stroke.
In the second session, the PA discussed a report issued by the health committee regarding kidney failure.