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What is Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant?

What is Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant?

  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: A breathing disorder that occurs in infants. The underdeveloped lungs fail to functioning adequately and the body becomes deprived of oxygen. The condition is more likely to affect premature infants and the greater the prematurity, the greater the risk.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: Introduction

Types of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant:

Broader types of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant:

How serious is Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant?

Complications of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: see complications of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant

What causes Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant?

Causes of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: see causes of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant

What are the symptoms of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant?

Symptoms of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: see symptoms of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant

Complications of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: see complications of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant

Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: Emergency Medicine Physician, Pediatrician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant.
Treatments for Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant: see treatments for Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant

Name and Aliases of Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant

Main name of condition: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant

Other names or spellings for Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Infant:

infant respiratory distress syndrome, hyaline membrane disease, ARDS, infant

 

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