status asthmaticus

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a prolonged and severe asthma attack that does not respond to standard treatment

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Pressure controlled ventilation in children with severe status asthmaticus.
Balance between pro-inflammatory cytokines and their inhibitors in BAL from patients with status asthmaticus.
MediciNova's pipeline, which includes six compounds in clinical testing, targets a variety of prevalent medical conditions, including asthma, multiple sclerosis, status asthmaticus, interstitial cystitis, cancer, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, insomnia, preterm labor, urinary incontinence and thrombotic disorders.
Status asthmaticus is an acute, long-lasting and severe asthma episode that does not respond to initial standard treatments and is potentially fatal.
The assessment and management of adults with status asthmaticus.
Approximately 4% of pregnancies are complicated by asthma, and status asthmaticus complicates 0.
Her history was remarkable because of her need for assisted ventilation with status asthmaticus at the age of 2 years and subsequent every-other-day prednisone therapy up to the age of 5 years.