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distress

1. mental pain; anguish
2. physical or financial trouble
3. in distress (of a ship, aircraft, etc.) in dire need of help
4. Law
a. the seizure and holding of property as security for payment of or in satisfaction of a debt, claim, etc.; distraint
b. the property thus seized
c. US (as modifier): distress merchandise
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For infants, this debilitating disorder can increase the risk of respiratory distress syndrome, low birth weight and febrile seizures.
LMT generates the information needed to screen babies for Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) each year, addressing one of the most urgent unmet needs in neonatology.
A few cats who initially came in without respiratory distress survived for over a year.
The patient continued to demonstrate respiratory distress with hypoxia and was transferred to the pediatric intensive care unit for close monitoring.
In this disease, the patient usually has changed the voice, respiratory distress and also can have difficulty in swallowing and the total laryngectomy is the treatment which is always done under General Anesthesia but in ENT department did this unique surgery without general anaesthesia.
This study was a cross sectional descriptive study conducted by observation of neonates admitted with respiratory distress to the NICU of Cheluvamba hospital attached to Mysore Medical College from January 2015 to June 2016.
Its symptoms included flu, cough, sore throat, fever, headache, body pain, diarrhoea and vomiting, he said, adding some patients suffered from acute respiratory distress and needed ventilator support.
Epidemiology, patterns of care, and mortality for patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome in Intensive Care Units in 50 countries.
[USPRwire, Thu Sep 27 2018] Respiratory distress syndrome is a lung disorder of neonates caused by a deficiency of surfactants.
[ClickPress, Wed Sep 26 2018] Respiratory distress syndrome is a lung disorder of neonates caused by a deficiency of surfactants.

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