Definitions for status asthmaticus
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word status asthmaticus
a prolonged and severe asthma attack that does not respond to standard treatment
U.S. National Library of Medicine
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.
Find a translation for the status asthmaticus definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these status asthmaticus definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"status asthmaticus." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 30 Aug. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/status asthmaticus>.