pulmonary edema

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pulmonary edema

[′pu̇l·mə‚ner·ē i′dē·mə]
(medicine)
An effusion of fluid into the alveoli and interstitial spaces of the lungs.
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In this study, we found muscarinic symptoms of organophosphate poisoning, miosis, and pulmonary oedema were present in 100% of those patients who were admitted to our side with complaint of poisoning within 12 hours, salivation was present in 85.
True (A) or false (B)--click on the correct answer: For burns with body surface involvement of >15%, resuscitation should be delayed for 48 hours because of the danger of pulmonary oedema.
T] may lead to alveolar stretch injury and the development of permeability pulmonary oedema (22,23).
Fulminant neurogenic pulmonary oedema with hand, foot, and mouth disease.
Delayed Pulmonary Oedema Following Attempted Suicidal Hanging--A Case Report.
The most common cause of pulmonary oedema iscongestive heart failure.
The postmortem on the 33-year old star showed he died from natural causes due to acute pulmonary oedema, a build up of fluid on the lungs.
A court official said the singer suffered a pulmonary oedema, an accumulation of fluid on the lungs.
The official said Mr Gately suffered a pulmonary oedema, an accumulation of fluid on the lungs.
An inquest heard that, in the 24 hours before he died of a pulmonary oedema, he had drunk 40 measures of vodka.