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Disease Lung Injury

Name Lung Injury
Synonyms Chronic Lung Injuries | Chronic Lung Injury | Injuries, Lung | Injuries, Pulmonary | Injury, Lung | Injury, Pulmonary | Lung Injuries | Lung Injuries, Chronic | Lung Injury, Chronic | Pulmonary Injuries | Pulmonary Injury
Definition 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.
Categories Respiratory tract disease | Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D055370

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1. 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 Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thoracic Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Acute Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Meconium Aspiration Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Pneumoconiosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Radiation Pneumonitis
View node Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes