Definition of the adjective dyspneic
What does dyspneic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty
Alternative definition of the adjective dyspneic
- Afflicted with dyspnea; possessing unhealthy breathing.
- antonym: eupneic
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The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric Health and Social Care, Third Edition by Elizabeth A. Capezuti PhD, RN, FAAN, Michael L. Malone MD, Paul R. Katz MD, Mathy Mezey DSc, EdD, MED, BSN
Additionally, dyspneic persons often complain of a sense of excessive work of breathing. This may be caused by weakness of respiratory muscles, such as a flat and weak diaphragm from COPD and air trapping, or increased resistance to ...
by Lindsay Allen, Andrew Prentice
The patient dies intensely dyspneic but usually fully conscious. horizontal), ataxic gait, and an abnormal mental state that can range from mild delirium to global confusion. Liver disease and tachycardia occur in more than 50% of cases.
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
Warre, Esqs== Dyspneic. Affected with dyspnoea , dyspnoeic. Warre', 'RRER: # threat 'Til Dyspnoea. See Dyspnea. Dyspnoeic. See Dyspneic. Dyspragia. Difficult and painful functioning in any organ; dyspraxia.
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Scrabble value of D2Y4S1P3N1E1I1C3
The value of this 8-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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