Dysphonia, spasmodic: A disorder that involves the muscles of the throat that control speech. Spasmodic dysphonia causes strained and difficult speaking or breathy and effortful speech. Also known as spastic dysphonia and laryngeal dystonia.
- Dysphoric mania
Dysphoric mania: The concurrent presence of symptoms of depression and mania together. Also called Mixed bipolar state.
Dysplasia: Abnormality in form or development. For example, retinal dysplasia is abnormal formation of the retina during embryonic development.
- Dysplasia, arteriohepatic
Dysplasia, arteriohepatic: Also known as Alagille syndrome, this ia a genetic disorder characterized by jaundice in the newborn period, liver disease with cholestasis, peripheral pulmonic stenosis and unusual face. Children with Alagille syndrome usually present with jaundice (yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes) in the newborn period. Cholestasis (stagnant flow of bile […]
- Dysplasia, bronchopulmonary
Dysplasia, bronchopulmonary: Chronic lung disease in infants who have received mechanical respiratory support with high oxygenation in the neonatal period.