adult respiratory distress syndrome

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Related to adult respiratory distress syndrome: acute renal failure, bronchiectasis, emphysema, pneumothorax, sepsis, pulmonary edema, Acute Respiratory Failure, disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • noun

Synonyms for adult respiratory distress syndrome

acute lung injury characterized by coughing and rales

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Complement activation and corticosteroid therapy in the development of the adult respiratory distress syndrome.
If someone comes in with acute pyelonephritis and preterm labor, you don't want to use tocolytics such as terbutaline because terbutaline itself is associated with increased risk of pulmonary edema, which in turn can result in adult respiratory distress syndrome.
An electronic search for studies reporting the use of ECMO for the treatment of adult respiratory distress syndrome revealed two randomised controlled trials and three non-controlled trials.
Doctors said the teen developed adult respiratory distress syndrome hours after his Friday morning operation and was given antibiotics.
Second, he sees a "strong possibility" that the valine form will find use in adult respiratory distress syndrome, a disease that resembles a very rapidly developing emphysema.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2011" provides data on the Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome clinical trial scenario.
They said she had adult respiratory distress syndrome but there was nothing up with her lungs when she went into hospital and something went wrong in there.
9 s, and lactase dehydrogenase 1,832 mg/dL, Imipenem, azithromycin, and doxycycline were administered as adult respiratory distress syndrome progressively developed.
The cause of death given by consultant pathologist Dr Sam Kiberu was respiratory failure, adult respiratory distress syndrome and the toxic combination of the drugs.
In addition, the alliance anticipates a collaboration on Surfaxin for the treatment of adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
He died a month later at the City Hospital from multi-organ failure and adult respiratory distress syndrome brought on by his injuries, the court heard.
He developed adult respiratory distress syndrome in the hours after the surgery, and doctors gave two different drugs to deal with the problems.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Reports Asthma As Most Common Underlying Condition In Severe Cases of H1N1 Swine Flu; Cannabis Science Reports That Cannabis Has Been Long Used To Treat Asthma And Cannabis May Also Help Reduce Deaths From Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome From Swine And Avian Flu
He said his brother developed a condition known as adult respiratory distress syndrome.
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