respiratory disease

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n respiratory disease a disease affecting the respiratory system
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Usage

In literature:

Warning against cold drinks is necessary only in case of disease of the respiratory organs when the cold liquids would cause coughing.
"Valere Aude" by Louis Dechmann
When the disease does prove fatal, it is from exhaustion, and not from respiratory or cardiac spasm.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
After his book on diseases of the head, his most important section is on diseases of the respiratory system.
"Old-Time Makers of Medicine" by James J. Walsh
Sheep are also liable to several diseases of the brain and of the respiratory and digestive organs.
"The Principles of Breeding" by S. L. Goodale
The causes are the general causes of respiratory disease enumerated above.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Diseases of the respiratory organs are far more suited for climatic treatment than for treatment by baths.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
It is frequently associated with inflammatory diseases of the respiratory tract, such as laryngitis and bronchitis or pleurisy.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Like little children they are peculiarly susceptible to the respiratory diseases, which cause many of the deaths commonly attributed to old age.
"American Red Cross Text-Book on Home Hygiene and Care of the Sick" by Jane A. Delano
Respiratory gymnastics are of value for defective breathing due to badly formed chests or injury and disease of the lungs.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
We know that, for all the fevers and all the respiratory {477} diseases this brings about a notable reduction in the mortality.
"The Thirteenth" by James J. Walsh
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In news:

Karen Evans, Communicable Disease Nurse Supervisor for the Cincinnati Health Department, discusses the signs and symptoms of respiratory illness.
California's 1 million farmworkers are at increased risk for respiratory diseases and other health problems, according to a new report, in large part due to poor air quality where they are working.
These immunizations do protect against the respiratory and abortion forms of the disease.
The US is now in third place among countries where the mysterious respiratory disease known as SARS has occurred, with 148 suspected cases to date.
The Blair County Respiratory Disease Society will offer a Doctor Mom workshop from 5 to 7 pm May 18 and 25 at the Roaring Spring Library, 320 E Main St.
Respiratory Disease – Signs, Symptoms and Screening.
New Macrolide for Treatment of BRD and Control of Respiratory Disease at High Risk of Developing BRD.
It's the most common sexually transmitted virus in the US, but what many don't know is HPV can also cause a serious respiratory disease .
How can I improve the quality of my weaned pigs as respiratory disease pressure rises this fall/winter.
Dust can cause serious health problems, aggravate lung disease, trigger asthma attacks and bronchitis and increase risk of respiratory infections air officials caution.
Handling Respiratory Disease Outbreaks at Boarding Stables.
Chronic Respiratory Disease in Pigs Needs Better Diagnostics .
Respiratory diseases, according to a new study.
Mias (Mee-us), a 27-year-old orangutan , has what veterinarians believe to be chronic airsacculitis, a complex respiratory disease that is a substantial problem in both wild and zoo orangutans .
The newly released National Animal Health Monitoring System (NAHMS) report on swine health and management shows 39.1% of hogs that die in the finisher phase succumb to respiratory diseases.
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