- allergic asthma
- atopic a.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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asthma — /az meuh, as /, n. Pathol. a paroxysmal, often allergic disorder of respiration, characterized by bronchospasm, wheezing, and difficulty in expiration, often accompanied by coughing and a feeling of constriction in the chest. Also called… … Universalium
asthma — An inflammatory disease of the lungs characterized by reversible (in most cases) airway obstruction. Originally, a term used to mean “difficult breathing”; now used to denote bronchial a.. SYN: reactive airway disease. [G.] atopic a. bronchial … Medical dictionary
asthma — n. the condition of subjects with widespread narrowing of the bronchial airways, which changes in severity over short periods of time (either spontaneously or under treatment) and leads to cough, wheezing, and difficulty in breathing. Bronchial… … The new mediacal dictionary
asthma — asth•ma [[t]ˈæz mə, ˈæs [/t]] n. pat a paroxysmal, often allergic disorder of respiration characterized by bronchospasm, wheezing, and difficulty in expiration Also called bronchial asthma • Etymology: 1350–1400; ME asma < ML < Gk ásthma… … From formal English to slang