dysplasia

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abnormal development (of organs or cells) or an abnormal structure resulting from such growth

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Long term sequelae of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (chronic lung disease of infancy).
Also in our series, both of the patients with bronchopulmonary dysplasia required a tracheostomy.
While RSV usually causes little more than a cold in healthy children, it can produce pneumonia and bronchiolitis in at-risk babies, such as premature infants and those who suffer from bronchopulmonary dysplasia (a chronic lung condition that requires supplemental oxygen).
Q Our four-year-old son has cerebral palsy and chronic lung disease from complications of bronchopulmonary dysplasia He also has asthma He uses a manual wheelchair.
A primary diagnosis of bronchopulmonary dysplasia was established.
As neonatologists have helped ever tinier babies survive, they have unwittingly fostered certain epidemics: notably, retinopathy of prematurity (a blinding eye disorder) and bronchopulmonary dysplasia (an emphysema-like scarring of preemies' lungs).
By contrast, there follows an extended interview with a mother and father as they care at home for their perhaps six- to eight-month-old son Jordan, who was born at twenty-seven weeks gestational age, suffers from severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia, and is attached at all times to a respirator.
It also reviews key players involved in the therapeutic development for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.
a specialty biotechnology company dedicated to redefining the management of respiratory disease through innovation, today announced that it has achieved over 50 percent patient enrollment in the second clinical trial evaluating its lead product candidate, CG100, for the prevention of chronic respiratory morbidities, including bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), in premature infants.
The report " Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia - Pipeline Review, H1 2015 " provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.
The rate of the composite primary outcome of perinatal death, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, culture-proven sepsis, intraventricular hemorrhage worse than stage II, periventricular leukomalacia worse than stage I, and necrotizing enterocolitis worse than stage I was 14.
Their study found that curcumin provided protection against bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BDP), a condition characterized by scarring and inflammation, and against hyperoxia, in which too much oxygen enters the body through the lungs, for up to 21 days after birth.
Among respiratory deaths, the link was stronger in low-birth-weight infants as well as those with bronchopulmonary dysplasia, as an underlying cause of death.