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pulmonary

1. of, or relating to or affecting the lungs
2. having lungs or lunglike organs
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The dynamic variables, like pulse pressure variation, require pulmonary compliance to be adequate to properly predict fluid responsiveness (2).
Suboptimal pulmonary compliance (the ability of the lungs to stretch in a change in volume relative to an applied change in pressure) is the result.
Alveolar inflammation, lung tissue fibrosis, and collagen deposition contribute to diminished pulmonary function, including a decreased DLCO, and a decreased pulmonary compliance.