respiratory

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breathing in which most of the respiratory effort is done by the abdominal muscles abdominal breathing
trade name for a drug containing an antihistamine and a decongestant; used to treat upper respiratory conditions and minor allergies Actifed
any of a group of viruses including those that in humans cause upper respiratory infections or infectious pinkeye adenovirus
virus infecting upper respiratory tract adenovirus , rhinovirus
transmission mechanism in the which the infectious agent is spread as an aerosol and usually enters a person through the respiratory tract airborne transmission
assessment of the physical condition of a newborn infant; involves heart rate and muscle tone and respiratory effort and color and reflex responsiveness Apgar score
measurement of the pH level and the oxygen and carbon dioxide concentrations in arterial blood; important in diagnosis of many respiratory diseases arterial blood gases
disease especially in agricultural workers caused by inhalation of Aspergillus spores causing lumps in skin and ears and respiratory organs aspergillosis
severe respiratory disease of birds that takes the form of an acute rapidly fatal pneumonia in young chickens and turkeys aspergillosis , brooder pneumonia
respiratory disorder characterized by wheezing; usually of allergic origin asthma , asthma attack , bronchial asthma
acute respiratory disease marked by high fever and coughing; caused by mycoplasma; primarily affecting children and young adults atypical pneumonia , mycoplasmal pneumonia , primary atypical pneumonia
exposure to infectious agents that can be transmitted by the respiratory route and which can cause serious infection biosafety level 3
respiratory organ of aquatic animals that breathe oxygen dissolved in water branchia , gill
device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure breathing apparatus , breathing device , breathing machine , ventilator
any of several cytologic smears obtained from different parts of the lower respiratory tract; used for cytologic study of cancer and other diseases of the lungs bronchoscopic smear , lower respiratory tract smear , sputum smear
viral disease of young dogs characterized by high fever and respiratory inflammation canine distemper
any of several disease of livestock marked by fever and edema of the respiratory tract catarrhal fever
oral antibiotic (trade name Cipro) used against serious bacterial infections of the skin or respiratory tract or urinary tract or bones or joints Cipro , ciprofloxacin
mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs) cold , common cold
sudden expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis cough , coughing
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