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in·ha·la·tion

 (ĭn′hə-lā′shən)
n.
1. The act or an instance of inhaling.
2. An inhalant.
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inhalation

(ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃən)
n
1. the act of inhaling; breathing in of air or other vapours
2. (Medicine) an inhalant formulation
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in•ha•la•tion

(ˌɪn həˈleɪ ʃən)

n.
1. an act or instance of inhaling.
2. an inhalant.
[1615–25]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inhalation - the act of inhalinginhalation - the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing
breathing, external respiration, respiration, ventilation - the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation
breath - the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing; "he took a deep breath and dived into the pool"; "he was fighting to his last breath"
gasp, pant - a short labored intake of breath with the mouth open; "she gave a gasp and fainted"
drag, pull, puff - a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke); "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
2.inhalation - a medication to be taken by inhaling it
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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inhalation

noun breathing, breath, inspiration, inhaling a complete cycle of inhalation and exhalation
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inhalation

noun
The act of breathing in:
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Translations
إسْتِنْشاق، تَنَشُّق
vdechování
indåndinginhalering
innöndun
vdychovanie

inhalation

[ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃən] Naspiración f (Med) → inhalación f
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inhalation

[ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃən] n
(formal) (= breathing in) [air] → inhalation f; [harmful substance] → inhalation f smoke inhalation
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inhalation

n (Med) → Inhalation f; smoke inhalationEinatmen ntvon Rauch
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inhalation

[ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃn] ninalazione f
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inhale

(inˈheil) verb
to breathe in. He inhaled deeply; It is very unpleasant to have to inhale the smoke from other people's cigarettes.
inhalation (in(h)əˈleiʃən) noun
inˈhaler noun
a usually small apparatus by means of which people inhale certain medicines.
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in·ha·la·tion

n. inhalación, aspiración de aire o vapor a los pulmones;
smoke ______ de humo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

inhalation

n inhalación f; smoke — inhalación de humo
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References in periodicals archive ?
Doctors said the illness isA similar to an inhalation injury wherein the lungs react to a substance triggering the disease.
According to medical professionals, the illnesses resemble an inhalation injury with the lungs apparently reacting to a caustic substance.
Then they look at medical and surgical crises such as hypertensive emergencies, acute kidney injury and renal replacement therapy, and burns and inhalation injury. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)
The first-ever prediction model include three factors: the extent of the patient's inhalation injury, the percentage of the patient's body that was burned and whether the patient had high levels of a blood clotting protein called von Willebrand factor.
"The reduction in mortality over time may be attributed to successful changes in standard of care protocols in the burn center that improved the outlook for burned individuals, including protocols for management of inhalation injury, nutrition, resuscitation, and early excision and grafting," the authors write.
Though the child was first given some medicine based on the initial diagnosis of inhalation injury, he did not get better for 24 hours, he added.
Windisch, Foreign Body Aspiration and Inhalation Injury. Pulmonary Emergencies.
They cited lower age, larger burn size, the presence of inhalation injury, delayed intravenous access, lower admission haematocrit, lower base deficit on admission, higher serum osmolarity at arrival, sepsis, requirement for inotropic support, platelet count < 20 X [10.sup.9]/L and ventilator dependency as significant predictors of mortality.
We suspect that repeated daily exposure, with close proximity to the oil sustained flames on a tabletop cook surface, can predispose the chef and staff to a lipid inhalation injury causing ELP, as it has been reported with other similar occupational exposures.
These subjects were then matched for age, gender, percentage of total body surface area (TBSA) burn, extent (percentage) of third-degree burn, inhalation injury, and ventilator status to patients without a pre-burn diagnosis of ADHD.
BACKGROUND: Inhalation injury is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in burn patients.