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disruption

/dis·rup·tion/ (dis-rup´shun) a morphologic defect resulting from the extrinsic breakdown of, or interference with, a developmental process.
Obstetrics The in utero destruction of a previously formed normal foetal body part, caused either by
(1) ‘Amputation’, the result of pressure-induced strangulation by an amniotic band, or
(2) Interruption of regional blood supply, which causes ischaemia, necrosis, and sloughing of the dead part
Social medicine An adoptive placement that fails before the adoption is final, in which the child is removed from home, and returned to the placing agency, or, if an independent adoption, to the care of the attorney or person arranging it

disruption

Obstetrics The in utero destruction of a previously formed normal fetal body part, caused either by
1. 'Amputation', the result of pressure-induced strangulation by an amniotic band or.
2. Interruption of regional blood supply, which causes ischemia, necrosis, and sloughing of the dead part. See Dysmorphology.

Patient discussion about disruption

Q. Hi, my friend is suffering from episodes of depression and abnormal behavior which disrupts his life. Hi, my friend is suffering from episodes of depression and abnormal behavior which disrupts his life. I thought that he is affecting by Bipolar. I need some help?

A. You are a good friend to care. He needs to get evaluated by a doctor. That is the one thing that will get the best care and help for your friend. Keep talking with your friend and getting things out in the open. That's the best you can do. Depression can come from repressed anger or a chemical imbalance, or a life crisis or other things. I am not a doctor or an expert on the subject, just a patient who got help from my doctor. Drinking will not help depression. It will make it worse.

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The results show the high rate of Medicaid churning among low-income adults with major depression, and suggests that these disruptions lead to increased use of costly ED and hospital inpatient services among this vulnerable population after they re-enroll in Medicaid.
Each bank's journey will be unique, and the rewards will go to those that can foresee disruption and be proactive" quoted the report.
Their multistage design dramatically improves productivity but makes them vulnerable to random disruptions caused by equipment failure and/or human error.
Minor Disruption might include issues such as equipment breakdown, power outage, fire alarm or workforce unrest.
Except for countries where the price of oil, is regulated or subsidized in certain ways, disruptions related to oil production that occur anywhere in the world raise the price of oil for every consumer of oil.
Urethral disruption is an uncommon injury that primarily results from pelvic trauma.
If senior executives' bonuses were more closely linked to avoiding these disruptions, we would probably see a much faster turnaround in NR's performance.
The disruption can come from different areas: regulatory issues, rating issues or market disruption from the weather.
In contrast, if the $100 price is brought about through serious disruption in supply--through terrorist action, civil war, or natural event--and if the disruption is seen as likely to persist for some time, oil-consuming losers are more likely to contract their non-oil spending and thereby to produce an economic slump.
In fact, a recent survey by insurance company FM Global and market research firm Harris Interactive found that 69 percent of chief financial officers, treasurers, and risk managers at Global 1000 companies in North America and Europe considered property-related hazards and supply chain disruptions as major threats to top revenue sources.