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the condition of not achieving the desired end

one that fails completely

a cessation of proper mechanical functions

nonperformance of what ought to be done

a marked loss of strength or effectiveness

the condition of being financially insolvent

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Improved outcome of paracetamol-induced fulminant hepatic failure by late administration of acetylcysteine.
A diterpenoid acanthoic acid from Acanthopanax koreanum protects against D-galactosamine/lipopolysaccharide-induced fulminant hepatic failure in mice.
Weestimated that this patient ingested approximately 15 g acetaminophen and thus was at risk for fulminant hepatic failure.
Fulminant hepatic failure requiring liver transplantation has not been reported in colchicine overdose.
Up to one third of patients who had presumably not been treated in time may progress to fulminant hepatic failure, evidenced by coagulopathy, and hepatic encephalopathy.
La Jolla, CA, announced on June 7 that it will sponsor an air ambulance shuttle to transport Fulminant Hepatic Failure (FHF) patients for enrollment into an ongoing clinical trial using the ELAD Artificial Liver at the University of Chicago Hospitals.
Most helpful would be an artificial or bioartificial liver assist device that could be used to sustain patients and serve as a bridge to liver transplantation, which is the only effective treatment that is currently available for fulminant hepatic failure.
2005; Strom, 2006), and autoimmune hepatitis and fulminant hepatic failure associated with the use of BC (case 3) (Lynch et al.
Christine Berman was admitted to AGH on October 28 suffering from a sudden onset of acute liver disease called fulminant hepatic failure.
Role of transfusion-transmitted virus in acute viral hepatitis and fulminant hepatic failure of unknown etiology.
Low total and actin-free Gc-globulin concentrations, the latter being an index of residual actin-scavenging capacity, have been demonstrated to be prognostic markers in situations of severe organ damage, such as fulminant hepatic failure (13,14), acetaminophen (paracetamol) overdose (15), multiple trauma (16), and multiple organ failure (8,17).
Cases of typhoid fever associated with fulminant hepatitis A, E, and non-A non-B infection have been reported in the literature and the emphasis made that in all cases of presumed fulminant hepatic failure, typhoid should be considered especially in endemic areas.
BOSTON -- A retrospective study suggests that the use of dietary or herbal supplements might play a role in fulminant hepatic failure, Dr.
today announced that it would sponsor an air ambulance shuttle to transport Fulminant Hepatic Failure (FHF) patients for enrollment into an ongoing clinical trial at the University of Chicago Hospitals.
Multiple myeloma-associated amyloidosis manifested as fulminant hepatic failure.