Definition of respiratory distress syndrome in English:
Another term for hyaline membrane disease.
- Other findings may include skin ulcers, sore throat, pleural effusions, pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and pericarditis.
- This cascade of events may lead to primary graft dysfunction, which represents a spectrum of injury ranging from mild pulmonary edema to a clinical picture similar to the acute respiratory distress syndrome.
- However, pulmonary complications can be significant and include effusion, empyema, pneumothorax, and respiratory distress syndrome.
Definition of respiratory distress syndrome in:
- British & World English dictionary
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