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Disease Intra-Abdominal Hypertension

Name Intra-Abdominal Hypertension
Synonyms Abdominal Compartment Syndrome | Abdominal Compartment Syndromes | Compartment Syndrome, Abdominal | Compartment Syndromes, Abdominal | Hypertension, Intraabdominal | Hypertension, Intra-Abdominal | Hypertensions, Intraabdominal | Hypertensions, Intra-Abdominal | Intraabdominal Hypertension | Intra Abdominal Hypertension | Intraabdominal Hypertensions | Intra-Abdominal Hypertensions | Syndrome, Abdominal Compartment | Syndromes, Abdominal Compartment
Definition Pathological elevation of intra-abdominal pressure (>12 mm Hg). It may develop as a result of SEPSIS; PANCREATITIS; capillary leaks, burns, or surgery. When the pressure is higher than 20 mm Hg, often with end-organ dysfunction, it is referred to as abdominal compartment syndrome.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D059325

Top ↑ Ancestors

1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Muscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Compartment Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Intra-Abdominal Hypertension
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Compartment Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Intra-Abdominal Hypertension

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