shortage

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shortage

A paucity of personnel or product.

shortage

See Baby shortage, Blood shortage, Manpower shortage.
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No excessive transplants would occur, nor would either a medical or an economic shortage exist.
Economic shortage areas are those with higher per capita incomes and lower infant mortality rates than OSD shortage areas.
regardless of whether or not an economic shortage exists, someone who needs a kidney transplant cannot get one because no transplantable kidney is available.