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Describe the pathophysiology of adult respiratory distress syndrome?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Prematurity

Leads to immature lunga with inadequate surfactant, a detergent that helps keep alveoli open.
High o2 concentrations can cause retrolentil fibroplasoia leading to blindness.

In brief: Prematurity

Leads to immature lunga with inadequate surfactant, a detergent that helps keep alveoli open.
High o2 concentrations can cause retrolentil fibroplasoia leading to blindness.
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: ARDS

This is much to complex an issue to cover in 400 characters (letters+spaces).
Go to a site like the national library of medicine and search there. They have such items detailed in downloadable format.

In brief: ARDS

This is much to complex an issue to cover in 400 characters (letters+spaces).
Go to a site like the national library of medicine and search there. They have such items detailed in downloadable format.
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