dyspnoea

Definitions of dyspnoea
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n difficult or labored respiration

Synonyms:
dyspnea
Types:
orthopnea
form of dyspnea in which the person can breathe comfortably only when standing or sitting erect; associated with asthma and emphysema and angina pectoris
SOB, breathlessness, shortness of breath
a dyspneic condition
Type of:
symptom
(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

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