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Multiple organ failure

Introduction: Multiple organ failure

Description of Multiple organ failure

Multiple organ failure: progressive condition involving the combined failure of the lungs, liver, kidney, and clotting mechanisms; usually occurs post-injury or post-operative.
Source: CRISP

Multiple organ failure: A progressive condition usually characterized by combined failure of several organs such as the lungs, liver, kidney, along with some clotting mechanisms, usually postinjury or postoperative.
Source: MeSH 2007

Multiple organ failure: Related Topics

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Terms Similar to Multiple organ failure:

  • MODS
  • Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
  • Organ Dysfunction Syndrome, Multiple
  • Organ Failure, Multiple

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Multiple organ failure

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Multiple organ failure can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Multiple organ failure:

Source: CRISP

The description of Multiple organ failure may also be used for the following terms:

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Hierarchical classifications of Multiple organ failure

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