RLD

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RLDRed Light District
RLDRobert Louis-Dreyfus (Swiss-French businessman)
RLDRolled
RLDRelational Design
RLDReceived Line Detect
RLDRun Length Distribution
RLDRotate Left Digit
RLDRun Length Decoding
RLDRed Letter Day
RLDRashtriya Lok Dal (India, political party)
RLDReference Listed Drug (drug used to compare effects and safety with trial drug FDA)
RLDRoad Load Data (ground vehicle measurement)
RLDRijksluchtvaartdienst
RLDRestrictive Lung Disease
RLDRefrigerant Leak Detector
RLDRadar/Laser Detector
RLDReady-To-Load Date
RLDRelocation Dictionary
RLDRepublique Libre du Design (French: Free Design Republic)
RLDRoni Lynn Deutch (Tax Debt Resolution Law Firm)
RLDRemote LAN Dial
RLDRemote Line Device
RLDRequired Load Date
RLDRelocation Day (airlines)
RLDRemote Location Device
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The limitation of our study was patients with significant pulmonary disease such as obstructive and restrictive lung disease who were not taken up in the study.
The link was stronger for restrictive lung diseases, such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis, than it was for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Previous findings from animal experiments also show a significant connection between restrictive lung diseases and diabetes mellitus.
In this study restrictive lung disease was the dominant pulmonary defect in hypertensive patients.
Pulmonary-related complications may be chronic or acute and may include restrictive lung disease, chronic hypoxemia, pulmonary hypertension, and interstitial fibrosis.
The significant positive correlation of [FEV.sub.1]/FVC, on the other hand, cannot be clearly explained, unless if the higher [FEV.sub.1]/FVC translates into a more severe restrictive lung disease.
His past medical history was notable for coronary artery disease, status post-coronary artery bypass grafting with multiple percutaneous interventions, a permanent pacemaker, congestive heart failure, restrictive lung disease, and obstructive sleep apnea.
Listing of Obstructive and Restrictive Lung Diseases Obstructive Lung Diseases Asthma Bronchiectasis Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Chronic bronchitis Cystic fibrosis Emphysema Subglottic or tracheal stenosis Tracheomalacia Vascular ring Vocal cord dysfunction Emphysema Interstitial fibrosis Restrictive Lung Disease Interstitial lung disease Neuromuscular disorders Obesity Sarcoidosis Scoliosis Source: Adapted from Jat, 2013; Patra, 2012.
Spirometric restriction can only suggest restrictive lung disease and requires further assessment of lung volumes to confirm the diagnosis (Fig.
The presence of taut, thin skin causing contractures; Raynaud phenomenon; esophageal dysmotility; restrictive lung disease; and the autoantibodies anticentromere and anti-Scl-70 is used to further confirm and distinguish different subtypes of systemic sclerosis.
In this group of diseases which are familial and observed rarely, gas Exchange is disrupted as a result of interstitial and alveolar inflammation and fibrosis and findings of restrictive lung disease develop (3).
The pulmonary function test demonstrates restrictive lung disease, which results in cardio-respiratory failure.