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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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The disease is characterised by symptoms of progressive left and right-sided heart failure. The overall prognosis is poor, especially when the onset is in childhood, and patients often require cardiac transplantation.5 However, a remarkable paradox is that in IRCMP, the pericardium is normal.2 the patient\'s biopsy had extensive pericardial fibrosis.
Right-sided heart failure due to acute pressure overload is the usual cause of death from PE since the right ventricle is unable to generate and sustain a systolic pressure of 50 mmHg (3).
Other manifestations include poor growth pattern, increased respiratory problems, sweating and fatigue during feedings, cyanosis, and right-sided heart failure (MayoClinic.com, 2006).
Right-sided heart failure. The weakening of the right ventricle has different consequences from left-sided heart failure (see Figure 4).
If TVD is severe, the dog develops right-sided heart failure resulting in a very inefficient heart and a build up of fluid, especially in the abdomen.
With cardiac obstruction, the patient may present with right-sided heart failure (right-sided tumors) of transient pulmonary edema exacerbated in the upright position (gravity pulling the tumor into the mitral valve) with left atrial tumors (Figure 1).