Definitions for status asthmaticus

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  1. status asthmaticus(noun)

    a prolonged and severe asthma attack that does not respond to standard treatment

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  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.

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