agonal respiration

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ag·o·nal res·pi·ra·tion

(agŏ-năl reśpĕr-āshŭn)
Shallow breathing pattern that is often related to cardiac arrest and death.
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Ten hours after her injury the patient presented to the Emergency Department with stridorous and agonal respirations with a profoundly decreased level of consciousness.