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Incompatibility

The inability of a Husband and Wife to cohabit in a marital relationship.

incompatibility

n. the state of a marriage in which the spouses no longer have the mutual desire to live together and/or stay married, and is thus a ground for divorce (dissolution) in most states even though the other spouse may disagree. (See: incompatible)

incompatibility

(Difference), noun animosity, antipathy, clash, conflict, contradictoriness, contrast, controversy, disaccord, disagreement, discordance, dislike, dispute, dissension, dissent, dissidence, disunion, disunity, divergence, division, faction, fight, hatred, hostility, inimicality, intolerance, intransigency, irreconcilability, irreconcilable differrnce, irreconcilableness, lack of agreement, nonagreement, opposition, quarrel, repugnance, unfriendliness, variance, want of adaptation, want of agreement
Associated concepts: divorce for incompatibility

incompatibility

(Inconsistency), noun antithesis, clash, conflict, contrast, disagreement, disconformity, discord, discordance, discordancy, discrepancy, disharmony, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, divergence, incongruity, inconsonance, inequality, inharmoniousness, inharmony, lack of agreement, lack of harmony, nonconformity, nonuniformity, unconformity, unsuitableness, variance, want of agreement
Associated concepts: incompatible use of land
See also: antithesis, conflict, contraposition, contrary, disaccord, disagreement, discord, discrepancy, disparity, estrangement, incongruity, inconsistency, inequality, paradox, strife, variance

INCOMPATIBILITY. offices, rights. This term is used to show that two or more things ought not to exist at the same time in the same person; for example, a man cannot at the same time be landlord and tenant of the same land; heir and devise of the same thing; trustee and cestui que trust of the same property.
     2. There are offices which are incompatible with each other by constitutional provision; the vice-president of tho United States cannot act as such when filling the office of president; Const. art. 1, s. 3, n. 5; and by the same instrument, art. 1, s. 6, n. 2, it is directed that "no senator or representative shall, during the time for which he was elected, be appointed to any civil office under the authority of the United States, which shall have been created or the emoluments whereof shall have been increased, during such time; and no person holding any office under the United States, shall be a member of either house, during his continuance in office."
     3. Provisions rendering offices incompatible are to be found in most of the, constitutions of the states, and in some of their laws. In Pennsylvania, the acts of the 12th of February, 1802, 3 Smith's Laws of Pa. 485; and 6th of March, 1812, 5 Sm. L. Pa. 309, contain various provisions, making certain offices incompatible, with each other. At common law, offices subordinate and interfering with each other have been considered incompatible; for example, a man cannot be at once a judge and prothonotary or clerk of the same court. 4 Inst. 100. Vide 4 S. & R. 277; 17 S. & R. 219; and the article Office.

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Incidence, laboratory diagnosis and serologic prediction of hemolytic disease of newborn infants due to ABO incompatibility.
Risk factors of neonatal jaundice includes hemolysis secondary to Rhesus isoimmunisation and ABO incompatibility, sepsis, prematurity and enzyme defects (Uridyl diphosphate glucoronyl transferase enzyme deficiency).
The present study concludes that breast feeding/nonfeeding is the most common cause of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in areas near Shri Ram Murti Smarak Institute Of Medical Sciences, a tertiary care teaching hospital, followed by other causes like breast milk jaundice, jaundice due to prematurity, neonatal sepsis, neonatal hypothyroidism, Congenital biliary atresia & ABO incompatibility.
ABO incompatibility is associated with increased non-relapse and GVHD related mortality in patients with malignancies treated with a reduced intensity regimen: a single center experience of 221 patients.
In the setting of hemolysis due to ABO incompatibility, researchers postulate that IVIG may block the maternal antibodies circulating in the baby's bloodstream from destroying the baby's RBCs, halting the progression of hemolytic anemia [16].
Two alternative approaches to identifying ABO incompatibility have been suggested.
A study done in Kahramanmaraj, Turkey concluded that ABO incompatibility was the most common cause of severe neonatal hyperbilrubinemia.
The commonest cause for hyperbilirubinaemia in both groups was ABO incompatibility (89 (48.
Mohammad Irshad et al studied prevalence of Rh and ABO incompatibility in jaundiced neonates.
Blood group has some association with diseases like duodenal ulcer, diabetes mellitus, urinary tract infection, Rh incompatibility and ABO incompatibility of newborn18.
Due to the immaturity of the babies' immune systems, the researchers said none experienced hyperacute rejection, and no morbidity was attributable to ABO incompatibility.