adult respiratory distress syndrome


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Noun1.adult respiratory distress syndrome - acute lung injury characterized by coughing and ralesadult respiratory distress syndrome - acute lung injury characterized by coughing and rales; inflammation of the lungs which become stiff and fibrous and cannot exchange oxygen; occurs among persons exposed to irritants such as corrosive chemical vapors or ammonia or chlorine etc.
respiratory disease, respiratory disorder, respiratory illness - a disease affecting the respiratory system
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FLEXBUMIN 25% is indicated for hypovolemia, hypoalbuminemia, (burns, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome, and nephrosis), cardiopulmonary bypass surgery, and hemolytic disease of the newborn.
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One (0.93%) patient developed adult respiratory distress syndrome and expired.
On the third such hospitalization over 6 months, with the advent of adult respiratory distress syndrome, acute kidney injury, and pancytopenia (thought by oncology to be a new hematologic malignancy), our patient was clearly nearing the end of life.
He also said Bill developed adult respiratory distress syndrome rapidly, perhaps after he had been seen by Dr Barron.
In the study, researchers used animal models of ALI (acute lung injury) /ARDS (adult respiratory distress syndrome) to show that the aggressive inflammatory state of specific immune cells can be switched off to control the runaway inflammation.

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