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In the present observation, the pulmonary edema was a consistent feature after exposure to venom.
If this was pulmonary edema, the treatment should include diuretics such as furosemide (Lasix[sup][R]), and if aspiration pneumonia, antibiotics should be changed.
In fact, pure cerebral edema without pulmonary edema appears to be uncommon6.
In our experience, however, a new radiologic pattern of pulmonary edema superimposed on emphysema is often seen, one that we term Sponge Lung due to its characteristic appearance, not previously described in the radiologic literature.
Chest X-ray PA view was also repeated, which showed marked improvement both in resolution of pneumothorax and pulmonary edema [Figure 3].
One had suffered a heart attack, the other from pulmonary edema.
sup][1],[2],[3] Noninvasive ventilation as continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) or bilevel positive airway pressure (BiPAP) has been highly beneficial in improving cardiogenic pulmonary edema.
Neurogenic pulmonary edema (NPE) may occur as a result of different central nervous system (CNS) diseases including brain malignancies, traumatic brain damage, infection and convulsions.
In our study pulmonary edema, diffuse alveolar damage and acute pulmonary congestion, all falling under the preview of acute lung injury, accounted for aprox.
KEY WORDS: Neonate Hand Foot and mouth disease Enterovirus 71 Brainstem encephalitis Pulmonary edema.
UKPRwire, Wed Jan 08 2014] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Pulmonary Edema Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013" provides data on the Pulmonary Edema clinical trial scenario.
There was no evidence of bloat on abdominal radiographs, and thoracic radiographs showed diffuse pulmonary disease (acute respiratory distress syndrome/acute lung injury, pneumonia, noncardiogenic pulmonary edema were ruled out).
Wreikat said the flu infection had complicated multiple diseases the patient had, mainly a hole in the ventricles and pulmonary edema, and led to his death.
Now the Wyss team is putting its artificial lung to the test, using the device to recreate pulmonary edema, a condition that causes fluid to leak into the air sacs of the lungs, and then treating it with an experimental drug from GlaxoSmithKline.