distress syndrome

distress syndrome

Medtalk A nonspecific term for a condition that impacts on one or more organ systems Examples Respiratory distress syndrome, Inflammatory bowel disease
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During the same period, civilian physicians who came across this form of lung injury called it adult respiratory distress syndrome (1).
A total of 52 had epigastric pain syndrome, 122 had postprandial distress syndrome, and 17 had both disorders.
We report the case of a 25-year-old woman in the second trimester of pregnancy with acute respiratory distress syndrome associated with miliary tuberculosis.
Vascular leak contributes to morbidity and mortality in numerous diseases including adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), multiple sclerosis, trauma, strokes and heart attacks.
Preterm twins conceived through assisted reproductive techniques are more likely than twins conceived naturally to have respiratory distress syndrome and patent ductus arteriosus at delivery, investigators reported in a poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
1) have published an interesting study that found that some persons subject to quarantine for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (SARS) displayed symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder and depression.
Food and Drug Administration has selected Surfaxin for the treatment of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), as the only applicant within the Division of Pulmonary and Allergy Drug Products to be included in its Continuous Marketing Application (CMA) Pilot 2 Program.
Alameda, CA; 510-337-1250) announced the issuance of their in-licensed United States patent for the treatment of respiratory distress syndrome using alpha 1-antitrypsin.
Nevertheless, the eight successes demonstrate that "partial liquid ventilation leads to clinical improvement and survival in some infants with severe respiratory distress syndrome who are not expected to survive," say Corinne Lowe Leach of Children's Hospital and the State University of New York in Buffalo and her colleagues.
com/research/vwgjg2/neonatal) has announced the addition of Global Markets Direct's new report "Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome - Pipeline Review, H2 2012" to their offering.
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Therapeutics - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2017
Global outbreaks of severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (SARS) in 2003 demonstrated the potential of healthcare facilities to serve as amplifiers of a new communicable disease.