What does ARDS mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adult respiratory distress syndrome, ARDS, wet lung, white lung(noun)

    acute lung injury characterized by coughing and rales; inflammation of the lungs which become stiff and fibrous and cannot exchange oxygen; occurs among persons exposed to irritants such as corrosive chemical vapors or ammonia or chlorine etc.

Freebase

  1. Ards

    Ards was a constituency of the Parliament of Northern Ireland.

Anagrams for ARDS »

  1. rads, RDS.A, SADR, sard

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ARDS in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ARDS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Astha Sharma:

    [ARDS], it’s an infection that can affect both children and adults, and it is an overwhelming infection of the lungs where the lungs fill with fluid, the lungs become inflamed, and the inflammation does not allow the lungs to deliver oxygen to the body.

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