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insufficiency — Lack of completeness of function or power. SEE ALSO: incompetence. [L. in , neg. + sufficientia, fr. sufficio to suffice] accommodative i. a lack of appropriate accommodation for near focus. acute adrenocortical i. severe adrenocortical i. when… … Medical dictionary
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Pulmonary compliance — (or lung compliance) can refer to either dynamic or static lung compliance. Static lung compliance is the change in volume for any given applied pressure. Dynamic lung compliance is the compliance of the lung at any given time during actual… … Wikipedia
Pulmonary valve insufficiency — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 11014 ICD10 = ICD10|I|37|1|i|30, ICD10|Q|22|2|q|20 ICD9 = ICD9|424.3, ICD9|746.09 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 1964 MeshID = D011665 Pulmonary valve… … Wikipedia
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insufficiency of the valves — valvular insufficiency 1. dysfunction of one of the cardiac valves, with incomplete valve closure resulting in valvular regurgitation; see aortic i., mitral i., pulmonary i., and tricuspid i. 2. venous i … Medical dictionary
pulmonary valve insufficiency — defective functioning of the pulmonary valve, with incomplete closure resulting in pulmonic regurgitation … Medical dictionary
pulmonary incompetence — see under insufficiency … Medical dictionary