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derangement

 [de-rānj´ment]
1. older term for a mental disorder.
2. disarrangement of a part or organ.

de·range·ment

(dĕ-rānj'ment),
1. A disturbance of the regular order or arrangement.
2. Rarely used term for a mental disturbance or disorder.
[Fr.]

de·range·ment

(dĕ-rānj'mĕnt)
1. A disturbance of the regular order or arrangement.
2. Older term for a mental disturbance or disorder.
[Fr.]
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Post-obstructive renal dysfunction microscopically, involves a progressive loss of the filtration function of the affected kidney, accompanied by systemic hemodynamic derangements. Progressive failure of filtration function is evidenced by decrease in glomerular filtration rate (GFR), azotemia (characterized by the accumulation of nitrogenous waste in blood), disordered electrolyte metabolism and changes in the body fluid status.
The construction makes use of a combinatorial bijection on derangements due to Rakotondrajao (2007).
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Internal derangement involves the actual joint apparatus.
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