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Mesh term Lung Injury

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Lung Diseases
Thoracic Injuries


Damage to any compartment of the lung caused by physical, chemical, or biological agents which characteristically elicit inflammatory reaction. These inflammatory reactions can either be acute and dominated by NEUTROPHILS, or chronic and dominated by LYMPHOCYTES and MACROPHAGES.

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Acute Lung Injury
Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
Radiation Pneumonitis
Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury

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