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Synonyms for deficit

the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required

a deficiency or failure in neurological or mental functioning

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(sports) the score by which a team or individual is losing

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an excess of liabilities over assets (usually over a certain period)

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Neurologic sequelae were observed in five children in the ICE group, and included one case each of the following: diplopia, hemiparesis, loss of vision, expressive aphasia, and cognitive and speech deficit.
Conventional MRI also may be distressing for patients agitated by stroke symptoms such as a speech deficit or weak limbs, said Dr.
The conventional 20-minute MR may be distressing for patients who are already agitated by stroke symptoms, such as a weak arm or leg or a speech deficit," said Dr.
Her condition has no medical name, but her parents Lisa and Kirk describe it as "receptive and expressive speech deficit.
The lead indication is chronic pain, but other products in the development pipeline will treat tinnitus, motor and speech deficit after TBI and anxiety.