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What does PE stand for?

PE stands for Pulmonary Edema

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To confirm this finding, Kevin Thorneloe, a scientist at GlaxoSmithKline, did a parallel study in which he tested the drug in the lungs of rodents and dogs with pulmonary edema caused by heart failure and found the drug improved lung function and reduced leakage, consistent with the chip finding.
It can be dangerous and lead to high altitude cerebral edema (swelling of the brain) or pulmonary edema (water in the lungs).