Symptoms of hypoparathyroidism include paresthesias, uncontrollable muscle spasms, fatigue, laryngospasm, depression, and even seizures.
What does LS stand for?
LS stands for Laryngospasm
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of LS
We have 94 other meanings of LS in our Acronym Attic
- Leibniz-Rechenzentrum (German: Leibniz Supercomputing Center; Garching bei München, Germany)
- Elite Skills
- Labor Service
- Lake Stevens (Washington)
- LAN Server
- Land Surveyor
- Landing Site
- Landing System
- Language Services (various organizations)
- Language Specialist (US government)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Detailed management of anaphylaxis, aspiration, laryngospasm and high spinal anaesthesia is provided.
Presence of complications such as arrhythmia, laryngospasm and agitation were recorded.
Laryngospasm is a recognized complication of hypocalcemia; however, our patient had bilateral laryngeal paralysis.
Irritant receptors are also vagally mediated and may cause cough, laryngospasm, bronchoconstriction or bradycardia.
The intravenous injection of potent substances is never free from risk and most psychiatrists lack experience with parenteral techniques, nor do they feel equipped by their training to deal competently with such emergencies as respiratory depression and laryngospasm.
But Dr King failed to notice after the sixhour surgery, when staff removed a ventilation tube, that she suffered a laryngospasm which caused the larynx to close, stopping air getting to her lungs, and as a result she suffered a cardio respiratory arrest.