distributive shock

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Related to distributive shock: hypovolemic shock, cardiogenic shock, Neurogenic shock
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Noun1.distributive shock - shock caused by poor distribution of the blood flow
shock - (pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells; characterized by reduced cardiac output and rapid heartbeat and circulatory insufficiency and pallor; "loss of blood is an important cause of shock"
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Release date- 29082019 - SAN DIEGO - La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (Nasdaq: LJPC), a leader in the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative therapies intended to significantly improve outcomes in patients suffering from life-threatening diseases, today announced that the European Commission (EC) has approved GIAPREZA (angiotensin II) for the treatment of refractory hypotension in adults with septic or other distributive shock who remain hypotensive despite adequate volume restitution and application of catecholamines and other available vasopressor therapies.
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Another example of new codes in Table XWO is Giapreza, an FDA-approved synthetic human angiotensin II used to raise the critically low blood pressure in a patient with septic or other distributive shock, which can affect blood flow to vital organs.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 25, 2018-EMA launches review of La Jolla's GIAPREZA for septic and other distributive shock