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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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When asked about the cause of severe disruption, Lee Ling Wee, SMRT's director of trains, said that they are not 100 percent sure of the root cause right now, and they will look through the data and find it.
Regardless of the level of disruption, security of the company's information and assets must be included in the plan.
The efficiency of mating disruption for control of Oriental fruit moth was evaluated in two commercial apples orchards (Agricola Fraiburgo Ltda and Fischer Fraiburgo Agricola) in Fraiburgo, SC, Brazil, in the 2001/02, 2002/03, 2004/05, 2005/06 and 2006/07 growing seasons.
OPEC could call an emergency meeting if required by disruption to oil supply due to Middle East unrest, Kuwaiti Oil Minister Sheikh Ahmad al-Abdullah al-Sabah told al-Arabiya television on Tuesday.
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