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shortness

[′shȯrt·nəs]
(metallurgy)
A form of brittleness in metal, designated as hot, cold, or red to indicate the temperature range in which brittleness occurs.
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Several physical symptoms also often accompany a panic attack, including a shortness of breath.
Rebraca had surgery during the season to alleviate an irregular heartbeat and the recent shortness of breath is considered normal after the surgery.
Schwannomas located in the pharynx or larynx can cause symptoms of hoarseness, dysphagia, dyspnea, dysarthria, a globus sensation, and/or shortness of breath.
A common symptom of LAM is shortness of breath (dyspnea) with physical activity.
Vertebral compression fractures are most common in aging spine patients and can lead to spinal deformity, debilitating pain, decreased quality of life, shortness of breath, reduced mobility, and other health problems.
The gene for tallness is strong and dominates the gene for shortness which is weak.
SHORTNESS OF BREATH, FATIGUE, AND DIARRHEA prompted a 36-year-old man with diabetes and hypothyroidism to consult his primary care physician.
COPD, he said is a progressive disease that causes difficulty in breathing and any delay in proper treatment can aggravate into conditions as cough causing panting, shortness of breath, chest tightness etc.
Rebraca still out: Backup center Zeljko Rebraca missed practice for a second consecutive day Thursday, after being held out of Game 5 of the first round of the playoffs because of shortness of breath.
A 69-year-old man came to us with complaints of hoarseness, pain on the left side of his throat, and shortness of breath.
A teacher noted a gasoline-like smell in her classroom and then complained of a headache, nausea, shortness of breath, and dizziness.
Shortness of breath; difficult or labored breathing.