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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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Acute rejection episodes also increased by year post-transfer, with an incidence of acute rejection of 11 (4.
While higher-grade acute rejection can usually be readily noted on low-power view, grade A1 rejection might only be detected at higher-power analysis, especially in specimens with procedural artifacts and atelectasis.
2) A recent study showed that acute rejection was an independent risk factor associated with a 2.
Moreover, we noted that acute rejection was a risk factor of late-onset BCs.
71) Immunologic factors include timing of acute rejection, severe or repetitive humoral acute rejection, greater HLA mismatch, higher panel reactive antibodies of recipient, CMV positive donor to CMV negative recipient, steroid resistant acute rejection, and C4d and anti-donor antibodies.
The review did not find enough evidence demonstrating an increased high risk of early graft failure after steroid withdrawal in patients receiving CsA or TAC and MMF despite an increased acute rejection rate.
Six patients in Group A died from acute rejection and 3 patients died from chronic rejection.
It is important to recognize that infections may occur at any time during the postoperative period and may coexist with edema and acute rejection.
The primary endpoints include a composite endpoint of acute rejection, graft loss and death at six months and safety (defined by serious adverse events (SAEs) and adverse events (AEs) related to study treatment during 12 months post-transplant).
Further, the effects of acute rejection are both immediate and long term, in that the patient with frequent episodes of acute rejection is more likely to experience chronic rejection.
Acute rejection occurred in a 61year-old patient who began taing St.
has reported on recently published European Best Practice Guidelines for Renal Transplantation which state that anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG) is preferable to OKT3 for the treatment of acute rejection episodes.

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