TITLE

RDS

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1856
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "RDS." is presented. It refers to respiratory distress syndrome.
ACCESSION #
21243542

 

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