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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 and chronic rejection in upper extremity transplantation: what have we learned?
Our early investigations suggest this was due to very aggressive chronic rejection directed at the arterial tree, resulting in massive intimal hyperplasia.
Six patients in Group A died from acute rejection and 3 patients died from chronic rejection.
Thus far, there have been virtually no effective therapies to stop chronic rejection, he said.
However, chronic rejection is becoming a larger issue, especially since transplant recipients are living longer now than ever before.
The intestinal transplant pathologist plays a critical role within the transplant team in diagnosing the major complications of small-bowel transplants including acute and chronic rejection, infections, and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders.
Chronic rejection occurs over a long period of time, with poorly understood causes, and is not treatable.
which acquired the rights to develop inhaled cyclosporine from the University of Pittsburgh in 2003, has proposed that it be approved for increasing survival and preventing chronic rejection in patients receiving allogeneic lung transplants who are on standard immunosuppressive therapy.
Carl's body rejected the liver six weeks later and he underwent a second transplant last November, but again he suffered chronic rejection and lost the liver.
Tager and Ginns (1996) divided the complications of lung transplantation into three groups: those related to the surgical procedure (retained secretions, atelectasis, air leaks, pneumothorax, airway dehiscence); those related to the immunology of transplant (hyperacute, acute, and chronic rejection of the transplanted organ); and those related to immunosuppressive therapy (infection, malignancy, other organ dysfunction due to medication side effects).
A HEART transplant patient suffering chronic rejection symptons faces a pounds 500 parking fine after stopping for eight minutes outside a chemists.

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