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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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Interdisciplinary management of pediatric intestinal failure: A 10-year review of rehabilitation and transplantation.
An isolated small bowel graft (Figure 1) is indicated in the patients with intestinal failure without a severe hepatic dysfunction.
Although nutritional management strategies to promote appropriate growth in infants with intestinal failure or feeding intolerance have been suggested, little is known about the usual growth patterns for this infant population [12, 13].
Shaffer, "Review article: intestinal failure," Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, vol.
Over the last decade, intestinal transplantation has become an established treatment modality in the management of intestinal failure. The preoperative status of patients has been found to influence the outcome of surgery [1], and scores developed to semiquantify this [2, 3] have been used in routine practice to facilitate preoperative risk assessment.
Current status of pediatric intestinal failure, rehabilitation, and transplantation: summary of a colloquium.
It has lagged behind other solid organ transplants (liver, kidney) in transitioning from the experimental realm to becoming the standard of care for many patients with intestinal failure. As clinical experience has increased, with advances in surgical techniques, earlier treatment of infections, and more effective therapies to prevent or treat rejection episodes and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease, outcomes have improved.
assemble 38 chapters that describe medical and nutritional issues in adults and children with intestinal failure from a multidisciplinary perspective via the views of gastroenterologists, surgeons, nurses, dietitians, social workers, pharmacists, and patients from North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.
The malnutrition and dramatic weight loss were caused by "multiple fistulae", abnormal connections in his stomach which eventually led to intestinal failure and, the family say, from fluid loss from an infected wound following the first batch of operations.
Intestinal failure; diagnosis, management and transplantation.
Spectrum of intestinal failure in a specialized unit.
Three-year-old Madi touched the hearts of Telegraph readers after we reported how she has seen leading specialists but sadly they say she has liver and intestinal failure and that there is nothing more they can do for her.

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