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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 Coalition has long recognized the critical role of family caregivers in the pulmonary fibrosis patient journey and the Daughters program was founded in part to educate caregivers and help raise awareness about PF," said Mishka Michon, chief executive officer of the CPF.
The use of pulmonary vasodilators does not appear to help in the management of PVOD or in predicting the risk of pulmonary edema in the long term (7).
We, as surgeons participating for treatment of PE, believe that there is a room for pulmonary embolectomy to save critically ill patients due to massive PE with/without RHT through team approach.
The most common clinical manifestations of pulmonary artery rupture are cough, hemoptysis, hypoxemia, and exsanguination.
A pulmonary arterial catheter was not inserted due to concerns of dislodging thrombus at the first order branches of the right and left pulmonary arteries.
As long as the cardiac output of the left ventricle keeps pace with the volume and rate of blood flowing to the left atrium, essentially the right ventricular cardiac output, blood will not accumulate in the pulmonary vasculature and vascular pressures remain normal.
1) revealed cardiomegaly (boot-shaped), with a cardiothoracic index (CTI) >60%, and an absent pulmonary bay.
Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a progressive disease which leads to narrowing and occlusion of the blood vessels in the lungs.
RELEVANCE TO CLINICAL PRACTICE: As residents of lesser developed countries continue to be exposed to high levels of biomass smoke at work or at home and continue to immigrate to developed countries, it is important that health care providers in developed countries be aware of biomass-smoke-related pulmonary disease.
The condition most thoroughly studied is pulmonary hypertension.
1) Its signs include camptodactyly, multiple ankyloses, pulmonary hypoplasia, and facial anomalies, including micrognathia, ocular hypertelorism, low-set and malformed ears, and a depressed nasal tip.