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pulmonary

1. of, or relating to or affecting the lungs
2. having lungs or lunglike organs
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Keywords: Child, head injury, neurogenic pulmonary edema
Neurogenic pulmonary edema (NPE) may occur as a result of different central nervous system (CNS) diseases including brain malignancies, traumatic brain damage, infection and convulsions.
Neurogenic pulmonary edema (NPE) is a condition commonly associated with serious central nervous system (CNS) insults such as head injury and intracranial hemorrhage, but it also can occur with a variety of intracranial pathologies, including uncontrolled generalized seizures, tumor, hydrocephalus, and neurosurgical procedures.
Dettbarn CL, Davidson LJ: Pulmonary complications in the patient with acute head injury: Neurogenic pulmonary edema.
Lagerkranser M, Pehrsson K, Sylven C: Neurogenic pulmonary edema.
Malik AB: Mechanisms of neurogenic pulmonary edema.