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Mesh term Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury

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Lung Injury

Description

Lung damage that is caused by the adverse effects of PULMONARY VENTILATOR usage. The high frequency and tidal volumes produced by a mechanical ventilator can cause alveolar disruption and PULMONARY EDEMA.


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Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated


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