tachypnea

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(tak″i(p)-nē′ă)

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[tachy- + -pnea]

1. Abnormally rapid respiration.
SEE: accelerated respiration
2. A respiratory rate greater than normal for that age.

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[tachy- + -pnea]

1. Abnormally rapid respiration.
SEE: accelerated respiration
2. A respiratory rate greater than normal for that age.

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