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Disease Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury

Name Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury
Synonyms Lung Injuries, Ventilator-Induced | Lung Injury, Ventilator Induced | Lung Injury, Ventilator-Induced | Ventilator-Induced Lung Injuries | Ventilator Induced Lung Injury
Definition 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.
Categories Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D055397

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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 Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated