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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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Frequency failure to thrive is significantly high in CCD but patients only with short stature were more common in NDCD.
7)] Type 3 (transient, Failure to thrive, Normal aldosterone secondary) [Torun- salt-wasting, and renin Bayram et al.
Gastrointestinal (GIT) symptoms include classical triad of chronic diarrhoea, failure to thrive (FTT) and abdominal distention.
The authors of the current study also consider that, as well as providing opportunities for appropriate attachment, life skills acquisition is an important part of recovery from severe adversity, which includes failure to thrive.
Also, longitudinal studies for the prevalence of CD among patients with metabolic associates of CD such as diabetes mellitus, iron deficiency anemia, osteoporosis, and failure to thrive is worth much consideration.
Said abnormalities can lead the elderly to develop nutritional syndromes like protein-energy malnutrition and failure to thrive, as well as enhance anorexia of aging and cachexy (2).
The Disproportionate Intrauterine Growth Intervention Trial at Term (DIGITAT) was conducted at 52 hospitals from a nationwide obstetric consortium in the Netherlands and involved 650 women with a singleton pregnancy with clinical suspicion of failure to thrive in utero after 36 weeks' gestation.
An HIV-positive child with marked failure to thrive and a normal CD4 count who turned out to have an oesophageal stricture and is now thriving after oesophageal dilatation.
A person with failure to thrive will display impaired coping skills and diminished resilience, or an inability to deal with everyday challenges and bounce back from adverse events.
His attorney also argued that Nelson, concerned over the child's failure to thrive, had referred Dea Ferguson, who was 1 year old at the time, to specialists who diagnosed a rare zinc deficiency that they said caused the growth problems.
When Aidan was 1 month old, the treating provider indicated a diagnosis of failure to thrive on its encounter form and guided them toward check out.

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