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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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However, long-term follow-up is necessary to see whether the ovarian failure ultimately occurs or not.
Relationship between inhibin-alpha gene polymorphisms and premature ovarian failure in Korean women.
Caption: Preserving tissue before ovarian failure may be the key to fertility in Turner syndrome.
Prevalence of the X syndrome in phenotypically normal women with premature ovarian failure and its association with autoimmune thyroid disorders.
In 8% of patients of this study, the cause of ovarian failure was surgery like cystectomy and laparoscopy.
The potential applications include treatment of premature ovarian failure, restoration of hormonal and reproductive function after sterilising chemotherapy.
This review demonstrates that women are satisfied with outcomes five years after UAE and that ovarian failure is not more common after UAE than after surgery.
According to charity The Daisy Network, one in 100 women under 40 will go through premature menopause - or premature ovarian failure as it is also called.
NEIGHBOURS (FIVE) Kate is shocked when she discovers she has premature ovarian failure.
Alkyl-ating chemotherapeutic agents, such as procarbazine and/or cyclophosphamide, cause prolonged azoospermia in 90%-100H of men and premature ovarian failure (POP) in 5%-25% of younger women under 30 years old; however, the risks are low with radiotherapy alone if pelvic radiation or chemotherapy with alkylating agents is not given (22).
These women include young women who are rendered sterile following chemotherapy associated with egg loss and women with premature ovarian failure.
12) Anti-cancer therapy may increase the rate of follicular loss and therefore lead to premature ovarian failure.