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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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L's complex symptoms--namely fever, acute liver failure, and rash--were more consistent with an adverse effect of valproic acid or possibly an inherent autoimmune process.
Lee, "AAFOL Disease, AASLD position paper: the management of acute liver failure: update 2011," National Guideline Clearinghouse, vol.
Patients with acute liver failure (ALF) could deteriorate rapidly, and although a minority of patients may recover, the majority require liver transplantation as a life-saving therapy.
Reactivation of VZV as "shingles" is a common occurrence, but acute liver failure (ALF) due to VZV is exceedingly rare with high mortality [2-9].
Despite preventive measures, some viral liver diseases are widespread in developing countries causing acute hepatitis and its worst outcome is acute liver failure [33, 36].
Passo B et al [7] and Teutsch C et al, [8] both described that liver transplantation improve mortality in amatoxin-induced acute liver failure in selected patients and before development of grade 4 hepatic encephalopathy.
AASLD position paper: the management of acute liver failure. Hepatology 2005; 41: 1179-1197, doi: 10.1002/hep.
Evaluation of the Hepa Wash[R] treatment in pigs with acute liver failure. BMC Gastroenterol 2013; 13: 83.
Wendon, "Acute liver failure," Best Practice and Research: Clinical Gastroenterology, vol.
Wendon, "Acute liver failure," The New England Journal of Medicine, vol.
In this study, we aimed to assess the paracrine effect of bone marrow mononuclear cells (BMMC) encapsulated in sodium alginate to treat acute liver failure in an animal model of 90% partial hepatectomy.
He was taken to hospital diagnosed with acute liver failure, where he remains in a critical condition.
In the United States, drug-induced liver injury (DILI) is the most common cause of acute liver failure. (1,2) It can occur due to ingestion of any therapeutic drug, herbal product, or xenobiotic.
His dad, Edward, said: "He'd had no prior condition: it was sudden acute liver failure. The hospital still don't know what caused it."
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