respiratory tract infection

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Noun1.respiratory tract infection - any infection of the respiratory tract
infection - the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
lower respiratory infection - infection of the lower respiratory tract
upper respiratory infection - infection of the upper respiratory tract
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Research data: This study included one hundred and thirty-two children who had recurrent respiratory tract infection and were hospitalized in our hospital between April 2015 and June 2017.
Moreover, most cases of severe RSV lower respiratory tract infection occur in otherwise healthy infants aged less than 5 months, when active immunization presents daunting challenges.
There are multiple factors contribute for the development of hyponatremia in lower respiratory tract infection. The various mechanisms are primary illness, impaired water secretion, syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH) (5,10), use of hypotonic saline, redistribution of sodium and water and several drugs may contribute to the development of hyponatremia.
Reduce acute respiratory tract infections in those with significant vitamin D deficiency (circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels < 10 ng/mL) with daily or weekly vitamin D supplementation--not bolus vitamin D treatment.
It also provides Biovitrum AB with the right to participate in payments from the US profits or losses for new medicine, MEDI8897, in development for RSV-induced lower respiratory tract infection. Under the deal, around 130 employees from AstraZeneca have joined Sobi, which commercialises Synagis in the United States.
"We see more patients who come in [with] upper respiratory tract infections, coughs and other respiratory symptoms."
The most common respiratory tract infection is the common cold, but others include bronchitis, pneumonia, and infections of the sinuses or ears.
Huang, M.D., M.P.H., from the University of Pittsburgh, and colleagues evaluated outcomes for patients who presented to the emergency department with a suspected lower respiratory tract infection and for whom the treating physician was uncertain whether antibiotic therapy was indicated.
([dagger]) Acute viral upper respiratory tract infection defined as a visit with only one listed diagnosis and this diagnosis had an International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) code for acute nasopharyngitis (ICD-9-CM 460), acute laryngitis and tracheitis (ICD-9-CM 464.xx), acute respiratory infections of multiple or unspecified sites (ICD-9-CM 465.xx), or cough (ICD-9-CM 786.2).
The majority of the studies (78%; 55/70) were reports on patients suffering from respiratory tract infection and 21.4% (15/70) were reports on patients suffering from diarrheal disease.
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