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What does EVLW stand for?

EVLW stands for Extravascular Lung Water

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Abnormalities of intravascular volume cannot be accurately measured using haematocrit or static preload indicators (central venous pressure or pulmonary artery occlusion pressure) (5), and therefore some authors have used the intrathoracic blood volume index (ITBVI) and the extravascular lung water index (EVLWI), obtained using the transpulmonary thermodilution technique (6,7).