Is the P silent in dyspnea?

English dyspnea comes from Latin dyspnoea, from Greek dyspnoia, from dyspnoos, which literally means “disordered breathing”. The most common pronunciation in medical English is /dɪspˈniːə/ disp-NEE-ə, with the p expressed and the stress on the /niː/ syllable.

How do you pronounce dyspnea?

What is the meaning of dyspnoea?

The term dyspnoea refers to sudden and severe shortness of breath, or difficulty in breathing. It is one of the most common reasons for visits to the accident and emergency department of the hospital. Breathlessness may be normal after exercise or exertion.

How do you pronounce Tachypnic?

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