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insufficiency

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

An inability of muscles that span two or more joints to produce a complete range of movements in all the joints simultaneously. See also active insufficiency, passive insufficiency.

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The significance of fragile X mental retardation gene 1 CGG repeat sizes in the normal and intermediate range in women with primary ovarian insufficiency

M. Voorhuis, N.C. Onland-Moret, F. Janse, H.K. Ploos van Amstel, A.J. Goverde, C.B. Lambalk, J.S.E. Laven, Y.T. van der Schouw, F.J.M. Broekmans and B.C.J.M. Fauser.

in Human Reproduction

July 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 6011 words.

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Are fragile X mental retardation gene 1 (FMR1) CGG repeats in the normal and intermediate range (up to 55 repeats) associated with primary...

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Diuretics, calciuria and secondary hyperparathyroidism in the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort

Tamara Isakova, Cheryl A. M. Anderson, Mary B. Leonard, Dawei Xie, Orlando M. Gutiérrez, Leigh K. Rosen, Jacquie Theurer, Keith Bellovich, Susan P. Steigerwalt, Ignatius Tang, Amanda Hyre Anderson, Raymond R. Townsend, Jiang He, Harold I. Feldman and Myles Wolf.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

April 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5957 words.

Background. Secondary hyperparathyroidism is a common complication of chronic kidney disease (CKD) that is associated with bone disease, cardiovascular disease and death....

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insufficiency

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

An inability of muscles that span two or more joints to produce a complete range of movements in all the joints simultaneously. See also active insufficiency, passive insufficiency.

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insufficiency

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 20 words.

n. inability of an organ or part, such as the heart or kidney, to carry out its normal function.

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insufficiency

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 29 words.

An inability of muscles that span two or more joints to produce a complete range of movements in all the

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respiratory insufficiency

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A condition in which the respiratory system is unable to meet fully the demands of the body for the supply of extra oxygen and the removal of carbon dioxide during exercise.

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uteroplacental insufficiency

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

The most common cause of intrauterine growth restriction, due to abnormalities in placental development and trophoblast invasion. The exact cause may be unknown or due to a number of...

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active insufficiency

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

The inability of a muscle, which spans two or more joints, to exert enough tension and shorten sufficiently to cause a full range of movement in all joints at the same time. See also...

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accommodative insufficiency

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A weakness of accommodation as a part of the ageing process or as a result of injury, disease, or the effect of medication.

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insufficiency fracture

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A stress fracture caused by repetitive loads on bones that are weakened by pathological conditions such as osteoporosis osteoarthrosis, osteomalacia, Paget's disease, and bone tumours. A...

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