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Status asthmaticus

Introduction: Status asthmaticus

Description of Status asthmaticus

Status asthmaticus: a prolonged and severe asthma attack that does not respond to standard treatment.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Status asthmaticus: A sudden intense and continuous aggravation of a state of asthma, marked by dyspnea to the point of exhaustion and collapse and not responding to the usual therapeutic efforts.
Source: MeSH 2007

Status asthmaticus: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Status asthmaticus:

Terms associated with Status asthmaticus:

Terms Similar to Status asthmaticus:

  • Asthmatic Crisis
  • Asthmatic Shock

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Status asthmaticus

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Status asthmaticus

The following list attempts to classify Status asthmaticus into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • asthma,asthma attack,bronchial asthma
  • respiratory disease,respiratory disorder,respiratory illness
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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