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Synonyms for insufficiency

Synonyms for insufficiency

Synonyms for insufficiency

a lack of competence


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(pathology) inability of a bodily part or organ to function normally

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Ventricular septal defect with aortic insufficiency.
In obese treated with 15 mg, single (1/28) mild mitral valve regurgitation and 2 (2/28) mild aortic insufficiency were seen.
Olson et al reviewed surgical pathology of 225 patients with pure aortic insufficiency scheduled for valve replacement, and found an incidence of 1%.
Physicians have long been taught that the classic clinical presentation of acute aortic dissection is sudden onset of a tearing chest pain that radiates through to the back and is associated with aortic insufficiency and pulse deficits, but this description turns out to fit only a minority of affected patients in the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection, Dr.
Traumatic injuries of heart reported before are atrioventricular valve insufficiency, aortic insufficiency, VSD, atrial septal defect, coronary artery injury, hemopericardium, cardiac rupture and cardiac contusion (3, 4).
A transthoracic echocardiogram revealed an aortic cusp vegetation without aortic insufficiency or perivalvular extension.
Primary MAE endpoint: Prospective 30-day Post PCI includes: death, myocardial infarction, stroke, repeat revascularization (PCI/CABG), need for any cardiovascular operation, acute renal dysfunction, increase in aortic insufficiency, severe hypotension, CPR or arrhythmia requiring Trt, failure to adequately reopen the vessel.
The deceased had been diagnosed with a severe aortic insufficiency in 1980 that warranted close monitoring of the size and function of the left ventricle of her heart.