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Synonyms for failure

Synonyms for failure

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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Demographic, biochemical, and serological data of the patients who had underlying autoimmune disease and received immunomodulatory therapy, resulting in HBV reactivation and acute liver failure are summarized in Table 1.
The effect of molecular adsorbent recirculating system on pathophysiological parameters in patients with acute liver failure.
It is particularly difficult to save the lives of patients with acute liver failure caused by damage to the hepatic cells, and until now a liver transplant was considered the only treatment method capable of improving the probability of survival.
is engaged in the discovery, acquisition and development of proprietary liver assist devices and new technologies useful in the diagnosis and treatment of acute liver failure.
Rebecca, who is now being treated at Birmingham's Diana, Princess of Wales Children's Hospital, has acute liver failure.
Committee head Hiroshi Saito, dean of the school, said the panel gave the green light to the plan to prepare for the test using an artificial liver for treatment of acute liver failure after closed-door deliberations.
One hundred subsequently suffered acute liver failure, and 76 died.
Cylert is in the news today Since 1975, the FDA has received reports that 15 children taking Cylert have had sudden acute liver failure.
Rezulin may cause acute liver failure, but the FDA still won't take it off the market
Eighteen-month-old Luke Bettelley was given 48 hours to live after he was taken to hospital with acute liver failure.
In 1996, Jackie Colleran suffered sudden acute liver failure, needing a new liver within 48 hours or her life would be over.
A recent report in the New England Journal of Medicine found that the most frequent cause of acute liver failure at the Dallas-based University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center was overdoses of acetaminophen, either by accident or as a suicide attempt.
9% of patients who took a placebo; that the data submitted by the Company was limited by a small sample size and a short treatment time, and that during the clinical testing two patients treated with Kynamro died of heart attacks and another patient died of acute liver failure.
Spontaneous survivors of acetaminophen overdose have significantly lower overall health compared to survivors of transplant recipients following acute liver failure caused by non-drug induced liver injury, according to a new study published online in the journal Liver Transplantation.
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