Example sentences for: insufficiency

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  • In addition, we did not observe increased proximal tubular CD36 expression in kidney biopsy samples from patients with FSGS (Figure 1J), that were matched with DNP samples for the severity of proteinuria (all in the nephrotic range) and renal insufficiency (all with elevated serum creatinine; 1.7–5.

  • Aggressive methods of decreasing oxygen consumption, such as therapeutic musculoskeletal blockade, are used for patients with marginal oxygen delivery associated with cardiac and respiratory insufficiency.

  • Serum cortisol level determination was performed on all patients receiving exogenous corticosteroids or in patients with known risk factors for adrenal insufficiency.

  • Progesterone derived from the corpus luteum (CL) is required for the establishment and maintenance of a suitable uterine environment during early pregnancy [ 1 2 ] . Inappropriate luteal function ( i.e. luteal insufficiency) may contribute to the high incidence of spontaneous abortions that occur early in mammalian pregnancies [ 3 ] . In most species, the luteolytic cascade, starting with loss of progesterone production and followed by tissue regression (

  • AI = adrenal insufficiency; APACHE = Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation; ACTH = corticotropin; CI = confidence interval; OR = odds ratio; SOFA = Sequential Organ Failure Assessment.

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