Sudden infant death syndrome. The sudden and unexpected death of a healthy child who is younger than one year old, usually during sleep. The cause of SIDS is not known. Also called sudden infant death syndrome and crib death.

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  • SIDS — steht für: „Sudden Infant Death Syndrome“, siehe Plötzlicher Säuglingstod „Small Island Developing States“ siehe Kleine Inselentwicklungsländer Siehe auch:  Wiktionary: SIDS – Bedeutungserklärungen, Wortherkunft, Synonyme, Übersetzungen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SIDS — SIDS,   Abkürzung für Sudden infant death syndrome, plötzlicher Kindstod. * * * SIDS [Abk. für engl. sudden infant death syndrome]: plötzlicher Kindstod (↑Kindstod) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sids — sids; SIDS; …   English syllables

  • SIDS — may refer to:* Sudden infant death syndrome * Small Island Developing States * Simian immunodeficiency virus * Sherkin Island Development Society * Screening Information Data Sets …   Wikipedia

  • SIDS — sigla ES ingl. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, sindrome della morte improvvisa dell infanzia …   Dizionario italiano

  • SIDS — [sıdz] n [U] medical Sudden Infant Death Syndrome when a baby stops breathing and dies while it is sleeping, for no known reason British Equivalent: cot deathAmerican Equivalent: crib death …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • SIDS — [ sıdz ] abbreviation sudden infant death syndrome: a medical condition that causes a baby to die suddenly in its bed …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • SIDS — 1970, acronym for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome …   Etymology dictionary

  • SIDS — (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) crib death, syndrome in which healthy infants die from unknown cases (usually during sleep) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • SIDS — ► ABBREVIATION ▪ sudden infant death syndrome …   English terms dictionary

  • SIDS — [sidz] abbrev. SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME …   English World dictionary

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