circulatory failure


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Noun1.circulatory failure - failure of the cardiovascular system to supply adequate amounts of blood to body tissues
cardiovascular disease - a disease of the heart or blood vessels
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Its haemoglobin levels fell and it went into a circulatory failure (shock).
The defibrillator is used when there are symptoms of circulatory failure in a person with suspected heart failure.
The information is vital, as it gives quick and reliable method to detect acute conditions such as ventilatory failure, malposition of tracheal tubes, defective breathing circuits, and circulatory failure in both intubated and non-intubated patients, which is life threatening.
Dr Hussain Umrani that the dengue haemorrhage fever is a potentially deadly complication that is characterised by high fever and haemorrhage phenomenon, often with enlargement of the liver and in severe cases, circulatory failure.
People contracting the most severe type, hemorrhagic dengue, can experience severe pain, breathing difficulties, bleeding and even circulatory failure.
The physical evidence of this: heart, respiratory, and circulatory failure, after all resuscitation measures have been taken, was the traditional criteria for death.
In addition to liver failure, he had circulatory failure.
How that interaction plays out could mean the difference between getting a mild fever and going into a fatal circulatory failure from dengue hemorrhagic fever or dengue shock syndrome.

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