How to use Common-cause in a sentence

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  • Two chiefs then held the ceded districts, Himmat Bahadur, the leader of the Sanyasis, who promoted the views of the British, and Shamsher, who made common cause with the Mahrattas.

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  • Henry Percy (Hotspur) and his father, the earl of Northumberland, thought their services ill-requited, and finally made common cause with the partisans of Mortimer and the Welsh.

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  • He was defeated by a candidate of the National Democratic party in East Ham, and none of the Pacifist Labour men with whom he had made common cause found their way into Parliament.

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  • He was an Albanian, and his fellow countrymen in the Constantinople garrison at once made common cause with the opponents of the committee.

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  • The two races even became intermingled, and, making common cause against the Romans, were defeated by Maximinus in 451.

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  • He made common cause with his prisoner Douglas, and marched south to join forces with Glendower, who was now reconciled with Mortimer.

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  • In 1666 the rajah Palakkah, whose father and grandfather had been murdered by the family of Hassan, the tyrant of Sumatra, made common cause with the Dutch against that despot.

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  • Making common cause against the French to determine the control of the Ohio valley, the unsuspected strength of the colonists was revealed,' and the successful ending of the French and Indian War extended England's territory to the Mississippi.

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  • His fervent faith in the doctrines of Islam was unquestioned, and his ultimate failure was due in considerable measure to the refusal of the Kabyles, Berber mountain tribes whose Mahommedanism is somewhat loosely held, to make common cause with the Arabs against the French.

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  • During the struggle for supremacy, the philosophers had been driven to make common cause with everything that was hostile to Christianity.

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  • In 1814 he joined the Greek patriotic society known as the Hetairia Philike, and in 1820, with other Suliots, made common cause with Ali of Iannina against the Ottomans.

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  • Women of all classes were admitted; and, though there was no rule of poverty, many wealthy women devoted their riches to the common cause.

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  • Angevin oppression had brought together all Sicily in a common cause.

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  • In accordance with this proposal, the two Lower Estates, on the 16th of September, subscribed a memorandum addressed to the Rigsraad, declaring their willingness to renounce their privileges, provided the nobility did the same; which was tantamount to a declaration that the whole of the clergy and burgesses had made common cause against the nobility.

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  • In 308, after the elevation of Licinius, he insisted on receiving the title of Augustus; on the death of Galerius, in 311, he succeeded to the supreme command of the provinces of Asia, and when Licinius and Constantine began to make common cause with one another Maximinus entered into a secret alliance with Maxentius.

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  • He would then have made common cause with Alexius III.

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  • In January of the same year the revolution spread to Isfahan, where the Bakhtiari chiefs made common cause with the Nationalists, deposed the Royalist governor and marched on the capital.

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  • Prince Charles, the eldest of the king's brothers, was thereupon hastily to mobilize the garrisons of all the southern fortresses, for the ostensible purpose of crushing the revolt at Kristianstad; but on arriving before the fortress he was to make common cause with the rebels, and march upon the capital from the south, while Sprengtporten attacked it simultaneously from the east.

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  • Under examination, he denied that he had made common cause with the anabaptists and claimed to be no prophet, a mere witness of the Most High, but refused the articles of faith proposed to him by the provincial synod.

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  • The wealth and the semi-Hellenic character of the people - for in race, as in geographical position, the Thessalians held an intermediate place between the nonHellenic Macedonians and the Greeks of pure blood - caused them to be wanting in patriotism, so that at the time of the Persian wars we find the Aleuadae making common cause with the enemies of Greece.

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  • Then Charlemagne raised the papacy on the ruins of Lombardy to the position of first political power in Italy; and the universal Church, headed by the pope, made common cause with the Empire, which all the thinkers of that day regarded as the ideal state.

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  • By the end of 1833 he showed a disposition to make common cause with those who had already begun to issue the Tracts for the Times.

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  • Hormonal Change Hormonal changes are a common cause of female alopecia.

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  • The process then becomes anaerobic which is the common cause of unpleasant smells.

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  • For example, a common cause of tear lipid deficiency is meibomian gland dysfunction secondary to staphylococcal blepharitis.

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  • The most common cause of discomfort under the ball of the foot is a build-up of hard skin (called callus) and/or corns.

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  • The most common cause of infection is via pig movement.

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  • In redundant sensor configurations, common cause failure becomes the dominant failure scenario.

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  • Age-related macular degeneration Age-related macular degeneration (ARMD) is a very common cause of reduced vision in the UK.

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  • Endometriosis is the most common cause of secondary dysmenorrhea and is frequently misdiagnosed as primary dysmenorrhea.

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  • Ruptured ectopic pregnancy is a common cause of massive intraperitoneal hemorrhage in developing countries.

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  • This is called pulmonary embolism or PE and is a common cause of sudden, unexpected death.

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  • Dr. Frances Jensen and her team investigated a condition called hypoxic encephalopathy, the most common cause of seizures in newborns.

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  • Slipped upper femoral epiphysis is a common cause of limping and leg pain in adolescents, and the symptoms should be taken seriously.

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  • The failure modes of smart sensors suggest that smart sensors might be more susceptible to common cause failure modes of smart sensors suggest that smart sensors might be more susceptible to common cause failure than conventional ones.

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  • Check for leaks - a leaking gutter is a common cause of rotting frames in a wooden greenhouse.

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  • Cardiovascular disease remains the most common cause of morbidity and mortality in most of the Western world and in Scotland in particular.

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  • K knee pain - a common cause of pain in the knee in young adults is chondromalacia patellae.

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  • Sound playback is choppy The most common cause of sound playback problems is from sound cards that do not support 48 kHz audio playback.

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  • The biceps tendon is a common cause of pain at the front of the shoulder.

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  • However, the most common cause of heresy concerned something called transubstantiation.

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  • And, since it had been suppressed, not, as in the East, by mystical speculation, its mightiest antagonist, but by the political church of the hierarchy, we find that wherever chiliasm appears in the middle ages it makes common cause with all enemies of the secularized church.

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  • The most common cause of sensitive teeth in adults is exposed tooth roots due to receding gums.

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  • Microsporum canis is the most common cause of ringworm in cats and dogs.

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  • Salmonella typhimurium is a common cause of food poisoning in humans.

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  • They had made common cause first with the popular and then with the senatorial party, and gained equally little by either.

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  • Greens make common cause with smokestack industries, consumer activists with trade unions, development lobbyists with rich-country farmers.

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  • But the common cause C, the striking of the cue ball, does not screen off this correlation.

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  • The most common cause of crazing is underfired cookie.

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  • Sudden infant death syndrome is the most common cause of death in infants from ages one month to one year.

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  • A breakup, whether temporary or permanent, is a common cause of toilet training issues.

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  • Urinary tract infections are the most common cause of this kind of problem.

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  • Another common cause of chronic kitten sneezing has to do with the type of litter that is used in your cat's box.

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  • Parasites are another somewhat common cause of vomiting in cats of all ages.

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  • The most common cause of particle-matter air pollution is exhaust produced by fuel-burning automobiles, industries and homes.

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  • The once exiled dynasties the conscientiously re-established the legitimate Church, and both conservative powers made common cause against revolutionary tendencies.

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  • Some contain a surfactant called sodium lauryl sulfate, which is a common cause of reactions, particularly in people with eczema.

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  • As discussed in Smart Medicine for Healthier Living (Avery 1999) another common cause of hair loss is fungal infection on the scalp.

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  • Money troubles are a common cause of stress in American adults.

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  • Another common cause of stress is how you feel about yourself.

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  • The most common cause of this type of hemorrhage is a ruptured aneurysm, though no reports have surfaced regarding whether or not this was the cause of Michaels' condition.

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  • The most common cause of nail fungus in dogs is an infection from a microorganism called Blastomyces dermatitidis.

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  • The third most common cause of injuries to miners in WV in 2010 was machinery, with 21 incidents reported.

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  • While Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia symptoms, it is certainly not the only one.

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  • It is the second most common cause of dementia in people 65 or older (with Alzheimer's being the first).

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  • Sleep apnea, which is potentially fatal, is a common cause of severe and persistent snoring.

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  • The second story is a fictional tale that's based on a very common cause of death in the Grand Canyon.

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  • Heart valve disease is the most common cause of pathologic heart murmurs.

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  • Poisoning is a common cause of home accidents, with toddlers being the ones most vulnerable.

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  • Group D strep (GDS) is a common cause of wound infections in hospital patients.

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  • The most common cause of abnormal jaundice is an ABO blood type incompatibility between mother and child.

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  • Fever is the most common cause of seizures in children, occurring in 2 to 5 percent of children from six months to five years of age.

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  • Candida is a common cause of vaginal infections in adolescent girls, especially when the normal populations of the bacteria Lactobacilli have been reduced due to antibiotic use, allowing the overgrowth of Candida.

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  • Human parainfluenza virus 1 (HPIV-1) is the most common cause.

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  • One other common cause of a viral sore throat is mononucleosis.

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  • The most common cause of malocclusion is a disproportion in size between the jaw and teeth or between the upper and lower jaws.

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  • Electric shocks cause death in 3-15 percent of cases, with infection being the most common cause of death in people hospitalized following electrical injury.

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  • Sinus inflammation is a common cause of headache.

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  • Croup, an inflammation of the trachea (windpipe) and larynx (voice box), is the most common cause of stridor in children under age two.

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  • Laryngomalacia is the most common cause of congenital stridor, accounting for 75 percent of stridor in newborns.

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  • Animals are a common cause of maxillofacial trauma.

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  • Domestic violence and abuse is also a common cause of facial injuries in children and adolescents.

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  • In older children, a fall in which they hit their head is a common cause of subdural hematoma.

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  • A fungal infection called tinea capitis, which is similar to athlete's foot, is a common cause of hair loss, particularly among toddlers and early school-aged children.

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  • Trauma to the hair shaft is another common cause of hair loss in children.

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  • Telogen effluvium, another common cause of hair loss, affects both children and adults.

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  • Probably the most common cause of itching is dry skin.

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  • Among children and infants, head injury is the most common cause of death and disability.

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  • The most common cause of head injury in children under age two is child abuse.

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  • Peripheral disturbances are the most common cause of paresthesias.

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  • Another common cause of injury to the nasal passages in children is scratching or picking the inside of the nose, often as a reaction to dry and itching nasal membranes during the heating season in colder climates.

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  • In older children and adolescents, however, the single most common cause of internal nasal injuries is inhalant abuse or ingesting cocaine through the nose ("snorting").

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  • A less common cause of internal injuries to the nose in older children and adolescents is the use of magnetized jewelry as a substitute for body piercing.

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  • The second most common cause is automobile accidents (27%), followed by sports injuries (11%).

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  • Hydrocele-A collection of fluid between two layers of tissue surrounding the testicle; the most common cause of painless scrotal swelling.

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  • The most common cause of epiglottitis is infection with the bacteria called Haemophilus influenzae type b.

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  • Malrotation of the duodenum is a more common cause of duodenal obstruction, typically appearing in the first few weeks of life.

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  • Middle ear infection (otitis media) is the most common cause of perforation of the eardrum.

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  • The most common cause of failure to thrive is malnutrition, either as part of an organic problem or simply because of an energy imbalance.

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  • However, excessive bleeding is the most common cause of severe anemia, and the speed with which blood loss occurs has a significant effect on the severity of symptoms.

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  • Viruses that respond to acyclovir include herpes simplex, the most common cause of sporadic (non-epidemic) encephalitis in the United States.

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  • Thrombocytopenia, the most common cause of coagulation disorder, is characterized by reduced numbers of circulating platelets in the blood.

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  • It is now known that this nerve disorder is the most common cause of one-sided facial weakness for children.

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  • Abdominal pain and vomiting are the most frequent symptoms and a common cause of admission to emergency rooms.

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  • Intussusception is the most common cause of intestinal obstruction in children between the ages of three months and six years.

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  • Chronic secretory otitis media, also called otitis media with effusion or suppurative otitis media, is the most common cause of temporary hearing impairment in children under eight.

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  • If the blockage persists it causes chronic secretory otitis media, the most common cause of conductive hearing impairment in children.

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  • Necrotizing enterocolitis is the most common cause of death in newborns undergoing surgery.

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  • In the United States, the bacteria Streptobacillus moniliformis is the most common cause (causing streptobacillary rat-bite fever).

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  • Shigella is a common cause of diarrhea in travelers to developing countries.

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  • Allergic reactions to drugs are the most common cause of an inflammation of the kidneys called tubulointerstitial nephritis.

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  • The most common cause of acromegaly and gigantism is the development of a noncancerous tumor within the pituitary, called a pituitary adenoma.

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  • The most common cause of hypothyroidism in mid-to late-childhood and adolescence is Hashimoto's thyroiditis, which occurs in up to 1.2 percent of the school age population.

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  • Bacteria are the most common cause of sinus infection.

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  • Child abuse is, unfortunately, another common cause of concussion.

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  • Another common cause of ileus is a disruption or reduction of the blood supply to the abdomen.

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  • Viral infection is the most common cause of gastroenteritis.

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  • In newborns, the most common cause of cardiopulmonary arrest is respiratory failure caused by sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), airway obstruction (usually from inhalation of a foreign body), sepsis, neurologic disease, or drowning.

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  • In developing countries in tropical climates, the most common cause of iron deficiency anemia is infestation with hookworm.

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  • It is the primary cause of childhood meningitis and the second most common cause of childhood pneumonia.

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  • Before routine vaccination, Hib was the most common cause of bacterial meningitis and responsible for most of the cases of acquired mental retardation in the United States.

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  • Hib is the second most common cause of middle ear infection and sinusitis in children.

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  • Amblyopia is the most common cause of impaired vision in childhood.

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  • Strabismus. A misalignment of the eyes is the most common cause of functional amblyopia.

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  • The most common cause is anxiety, although fever, aspirin overdose, serious infections, stroke, or other diseases of the brain or nervous system.

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  • In developing countries, dehydration from illness is a common cause of death in children under five years of age, accounting for about 2 million deaths per year.

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  • Crushing injuries are the more common cause of traumatic amputations.

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  • They may be mild, moderate, or severe and are the single most common cause of days missed from school and work.

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  • Iron deficiency is the most common cause of a hypochromic anemia.

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  • A common cause of persistent crying in infants is colic, which is caused by gastrointestinal distress.

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  • Myopia is the most common cause of distance blur, and since much of what a child learns comes from vision and visual cues, correction of myopia is important.

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  • The most common cause of nosebleeds is injury from picking or blowing the nose.

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  • Down syndrome is the most common cause of mental retardation and malformation in a newborn.

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  • Trichotillomania is the most common cause of hair loss in children.

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  • These products will work for anyone, but are especially helpful for black hair as DHT inhibitors prevent excessive hair damage, which is a common cause of hair loss in black women.

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  • A common cause of a false positive result is waiting too long to read the test results, since early pregnancy tests may display an evaporation line outside of the five minute test reaction time.

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  • The most common cause is chromosomal problems or genetic abnormalities.

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  • Chromosomal abnormalities are the most common cause of first trimester miscarriage.

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  • Broken elastic is the most common cause of a swimsuit mishap, although the more complicated a suit is, the more chance you have of something going wrong.

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  • Determination and perseverance united the two of you for a common cause (the right to date) and as a result brought you closer.

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  • The second most common cause of burn injuries in children is house fires.

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  • The most common cause of this is a simple breakdown of the ignition system.

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