Medical Definition of Hyaline membrane syndrome

1. A disease seen especially in premature neonates with respiratory distress; characterised postmortem by atelectasis and alveolar ducts lined by an eosinophilic membrane; also associated with reduced amounts of lung surfactant. Synonym: hyaline membrane syndrome, respiratory distress syndrome of the newborn. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hyaline Membrane Syndrome

hyalescence
hyalescent
hyalin
hyalinasis cutis et mucosae
hyaline
hyaline bodies
hyaline bodies of pituitary
hyaline cartilage
hyaline cast
hyaline degeneration
hyaline degeneration of the elastic tissue of the arterial wall
hyaline leukocyte
hyaline membrane disease
hyaline membrane disease of the newborn
hyaline membrane syndrome (current term)
hyaline thrombus
hyaline tubercle
hyalines
hyalinisation
hyalinization
hyalinosis
hyalins
hyalinuria
hyalite
hyalites
hyalitis
hyalo-
hyalobiuronic acid
hyalocapsular ligament

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