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Refusal by a bank to grant credit, usually because of the applicants financial history, or refusal to accept a security presented to complete a trade, usually because of a lack of proper endorsements or violation of rules of a firm.


1. A bank's refusal to grant a line of credit. This often applies to the refusal to grant a mortgage loan to an uncreditworthy person or a business loan to someone without a proper business plan.

2. An investor's refusal to accept a security presented to him/her/it. Reasons for this include suspicion of fraud or improperly filled-out forms.

3. Refusal to provide insurance coverage because the insurance company believes that the claim describes a service or situation that the policy does not cover.


The refusal to accept a security that has been delivered by a customer or broker. A questionable certificate or an improper endorsement are reasons for rejection.
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Thus cytokines such as the interleukins (IL) IL-1, IL-2, IL-5, IL-6, tumor necrosis factor (TNF), and [gamma]-interferon ([gamma]-IFN) may be expected to rise in response to an episode of acute rejection.
Thymoglobulin is currently indicated for the treatment of renal transplant acute rejection, in conjunction with concomitant immunosuppression.
These samples were collected from UCSF and seven other transplant centers in the United States, Mexico and Spain from 2005-2012 through the multicenter AART (Assessment of Acute Rejection in Renal Transplantation) Study.
Also, after grouping the kidney recipients according to living and cadaver donors or according to their gender, there were no significant associations between these gene polymorphisms and acute rejection.
Although not formally stated in the criteria of mild rejection, in some institutions the finding of multiple apoptotic bodies within a single crypt, even with an ABC inferior to 6, may be an indication of mild acute rejection.
0]) and its efficacy in preventing acute rejection or chronic nephrotoxicity is poor or nonexistent, this parameter is still used almost universally to guide CNI dosing (9).
Endomyocardial biopsy and echocardiography were used to identify acute rejection, and we performed coronary angiography and, echocardiography when a recipient was hospitalized because of heart failure and chronic rejection.
To compare the incidence of acute rejection and HCV recurrence between the study group (receiving an investigational immunosuppressive regimen) and a control group (receiving a standard regimen)
Ian added: "Siblings feel they were not loved enough to be included with the other children and feel acute rejection.
They identified five heart transplant patients in the Henry Ford Health System who had severe, acute rejection episodes after they had been rejection free for at least 6 months during January 2003-July 2004.
In the postoperative period, there are 3 major complications: Reperfusion edema, acute rejection, and infection.

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