Insufficiency

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INSUFFICIENCY. What is not competent; not enough.

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The mean values of the pulmonary insufficiency at the end of diastole (PI) were 1.05 [+ or -] 0.24 m/sec and 1.00 [+ or -] 0.27 m/sec for patients with systemic sclerosis and those diagnosed with local scleroderma, respectively.
While the recommendation to use balloons 1.2 to 1.4 times the annulus is generally followed, recent reports of pulmonary insufficiency at late follow-up raised concerns regarding the balloon size31,35.
The classic triad for FES is pulmonary insufficiency, neurologic abnormalities, and petechial rash, and Gurd's criteria are commonly used.
Following surgical repair of TOF brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) may increase in relation to the size of right heart chambers and severity of pulmonary insufficiency.17 In the same study, echocardiographic parameters of the patients increased much like our study.
(2) Lung involvement often causes death from pulmonary insufficiency. (3) Rarely it is an isolated finding in intra-abdominal lymph nodes.
(1,9,17) Other medical complications of cocaine use include myocardial infarction, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension, aortic rupture, stroke, clonic-tonic convulsions, septicemia with endocarditis and hepatitis, pulmonary insufficiency, and psychiatric disturbances.

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