Definitions for status asthmaticus
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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.
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