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One of her three sons was asthmatic and had landed in intensive care a few years earlier.

A volunteer with the Arlington Democrats was shuttling her to the health clinic in Northern Virginia, saving the asthmatic 61-year-old from an expensive taxi bill, and the guilt was getting to be too much.

The University of the Virgin Islands 2014 study found that nearly twice as many residents “experienced asthmatic conditions during the past five years” compared with those living outside it, and more than twice as many had chronic bronchitis.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises asthmatics to ask someone else to clean and disinfect surfaces and to stay in another room when cleaners or disinfectants are used and right afterward.

That week, a patient in his 40s came in for a physical — he was high-risk and asthmatic — and his gaiter pushed down when she walked into the exam room.

(Police at the scene initially claimed that the asthmatic, 350-pound Garner had suffered a heart attack).

She had earlier offered a terse description of how her asthmatic brother had come to die.

For example, I cannot imagine trying to treat a diabetic patient without insulin, or an asthmatic patient without bronchodilators.

Lifelong asthmatic Moises Velasquez-Manoff infected himself with parasites to improve his health.

Eosinophilic leukocytes are common in gonorrheal pus and in asthmatic sputum.

Dan waited for him to invoke deity with the asthmatic wheeziness to which mirth reduced his vocal apparatus.

It is the bane of asthmatic patients, but the gardener makes short work of it.

Its age and asthmatic condition should have made it an object of veneration to the chauffeur, but such was not the case.

And he liquidates his obligations to a great deal of asthmatic cough, while the jumping frog does his bidding.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to asthmatic, such as: blown, choking, emphysematous, exhausted, gasping, and gulping.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.