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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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Our results showed that inhibition of SPAK did not improve circulatory failure, hypoglycemia, multiple organ dysfunction or higher mortality in mice that received LPS.
According to the results of our study, it was found that newborns with CHD requiring intervention were not diagnosed in the prenatal period in our region, the mortality rates of these patients were related with the clinical status at presantation rather than age and type of CHD, the mortality rates were much higher in the ones with circulatory failure and the majority of the surviving patients were transported to the centers where intervention would be performed by way of air ambulance.
Complications like Peripheral circulatory failure, Myocarditis, Cardiogenic shock, CCF and pulmonary edema were noted frequently in children with Grade III envenomation.
In these reports, all the patients except one (who developed an intracranial haemorrhage and died), recovered from sepsis-induced circulatory failure (5).
Once the police investigation of late 1998 reviewed Irene's death it became apparent the 67-year-old's death wasn't, as Shipman had certified, due to circulatory failure, ischaemic heart disease and diabetes.
More investigations are necessary to clarify the mechanisms of the final circulatory failure, lung edema, and rapid death of the swans.
Dengue hemorrhagic fever includes those symptoms plus small-blood vessel leakage, which can lead to shock, internal bleeding, circulatory failure, and death.
DHF is known to cause internal bleeding, liver enlargement, and, in severe cases, circulatory failure.
For example, "shock" is defined as circulatory failure in the sense that the blood stream is not delivering the nutrients (including oxygen) required by cells to effectively perform.
Five of the surveys focused on the location of the arrest, which affected the success rate of CPR (10, 13, 16, 21, 31) in that better outcomes were obtained in areas where shorter times existed between circulatory failure and CPR.

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