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Acute respiratory distress syndrome

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Acute respiratory distress syndrome: NIH: Respiratory distress of any etiology, excluding neonatal respiratory distress syndrome.

  • also known as ARDS, RDS, Respiratory distress syndrome, Adult respiratory distress syndrome

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Google previewManagement of Common Problems in Obstetrics and Gynecology (2016)

Medicine, Obstetrics by CTI Reviews

Acute respiratory distress syndrome is a severe lung disease caused.

Google previewObstetrics , Normal and Problem Pregnancies (2016)

Medicine, Obstetrics by CTI Reviews

Acute respiratory distress syndrome is a severe lung disease caused by a variety of direct and indirect issues. It is characterized by inflammation of the...

Google previewPathophysiology, a Practical Approach (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acute respiratory distress syndrome is a severe lung syndrome (not a disease) caused by a variety of direct and indirect issues. It is characterized by inflammation of the lung parenchyma leading to impaired gas exchange with concomitant ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

acute respiratory distress syndrome see ADULT RESPIRATORY ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2011)

by Manfred Schwab

A— 36 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Synonyms Definition Acute Toxicity Studies Acyclovir Definition AD Definition ADAbp ADA-CP ADAM Definition ADAM Molecules Synonyms Definition.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

acute respiratory distress syndrome. See adult respiratory distress syndrome. acute respiratory failure (ARF) [L, acutus + respirare, respiratory, fallere, to deceive], a sudden inability of the lungs to maintain normal respiratory ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

see acute respiratory distress syndrome. acute equine respiratory syndrome [ -kūt' e' kwīn res'p -r ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research (2015)

by Eric E. Bouhassira

Acute respiratory distress syndrome is a severe, lifethreatening reaction of the lungs resulting in injuries or acute infections. It involves inflammation of lung parenchyma and systemic release of inflammatory chemical mediators and eventual ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

acute respiratory distress syndrome see adult respiratory distress ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)

by John Lackie

acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) A major inflammatory reaction in the lung in which fluid may accumulate and prevent gaseous exchange. It may progress to cause multiple organ failure. Formerly known as ...

Google previewWiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science (2009)

by Allan Jamieson, Andre Moenssens

APPITA Australian Pulp and Paper Industry Technical Association APS Adult Protective Services ARDS Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome ARIs Actuarial Risk Assessment Instruments ARVD Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Disease AS ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

acute respiratory distress syndrome acute It is important that the acupuncturist use sterile or disposable needles and that care be taken to prevent puncturing adjacent organs. acute (a ̆-ku ̄t) [L. acutus, sharp, sharpened] 1. Of pain, sharp ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Public Health (2016)

The key feature is the occurrence of rapidly progressive pneumonia, sometimes with dramatic overnight progression from a mild to bilateral pneumonia and then acute respiratory distress syndrome. The occurrence of upper respiratory tract ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Acronyms, Initialisms, Abbreviations and Symbols (2003)

by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia

ARDSNET Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Network. ARE Acoustic Radiation Element. ARE Advanced Real-Time Executive. ARE Aircraft Reactor Equipment. ARE Air Reactor Experiment. ARE Ancient Records of Egypt. Publication.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

acute respiratory distress syndrome. See adult respiratory distress syndrome. acute respiratory failure (ARF) [L, acutus + respirare, respiratory, fallere, to deceive], a sudden inability of the lungs to maintain normal ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

acute respiratory distress syndrome. See adult respiratory distress syndrome. acute respiratory failure (ARF) [L, acutus + respirare, respiratory, fallere, to deceive], a sudden inability of the lungs to maintain normal ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (2004)

by Jennifer Shoquist, Diane Stafford

acute respiratory distress syndrome The sudden onset of severe diffuse ...

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