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Hyaline Membrane Disease (DOID:9000613)
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A respiratory distress syndrome in newborn infants, usually premature infants with insufficient PULMONARY SURFACTANTS. The disease is characterized by the formation of a HYALINE-like membrane lining the terminal respiratory airspaces (PULMONARY ALVEOLI) and subsequent collapse of the lung (PULMONARY ATELECTASIS).
RDS - Infants 
Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn 

Exact Synonyms: Hyaline Membrane Diseases ;   RDS of prematurity ;   RESPIRATORY DISTRESS ASSOCIATED WITH PREMATURITY ;   respiratory distress syndrome in premature infants
Primary IDs: MESH:D006819
Alternate IDs: MESH:C566881 ;   OMIM:267450 ;   RDO:0000286 ;   RDO:0015097
Definition Sources: MESH:D006819

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