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Disease Pulmonary Atelectasis

Name Pulmonary Atelectasis
Synonyms Atelectases | Atelectases, Compression | Atelectases, Compression Pulmonary | Atelectases, Congestive | Atelectases, Congestive Pulmonary | Atelectases, Contraction Pulmonary | Atelectases, Postoperative Pulmonary | Atelectases, Pulmonary | Atelectases, Resorption | Atelectases, Resorption Pulmonary | Atelectasis | Atelectasis, Compression | Atelectasis, Compression Pulmonary | Atelectasis, Congestive | Atelectasis, Congestive Pulmonary | Atelectasis, Contraction Pulmonary | Atelectasis, Postoperative Pulmonary | Atelectasis, Pulmonary | Atelectasis, Resorption | Atelectasis, Resorption Pulmonary | Collapse, Lung | Compression Atelectases | Compression Atelectasis | Compression Pulmonary Atelectases | Compression Pulmonary Atelectasis | Congestive Atelectases | Congestive Atelectasis | Congestive Pulmonary Atelectases | Congestive Pulmonary Atelectasis | Contraction Pulmonary Atelectases | Contraction Pulmonary Atelectasis | Lung Collapse | Postoperative Pulmonary Atelectases | Postoperative Pulmonary Atelectasis | Pulmonary Atelectases | Pulmonary Atelectases, Compression | Pulmonary Atelectases, Congestive | Pulmonary Atelectases, Contraction | Pulmonary Atelectases, Postoperative | Pulmonary Atelectases, Resorption | Pulmonary Atelectasis, Compression | Pulmonary Atelectasis, Congestive | Pulmonary Atelectasis, Contraction | Pulmonary Atelectasis, Postoperative | Pulmonary Atelectasis, Resorption | Resorption Atelectases | Resorption Atelectasis | Resorption Pulmonary Atelectases | Resorption Pulmonary Atelectasis
Definition Absence of air in the entire or part of a lung, such as an incompletely inflated neonate lung or a collapsed adult lung. Pulmonary atelectasis can be caused by airway obstruction, lung compression, fibrotic contraction, or other factors.
Categories Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D001261

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DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pulmonary Atelectasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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