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.
What does PE stand for?
PE stands for Pulmonary Edema
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Samples in periodicals archive:
CRF raised serum creatinine, pulmonary edema, pleural effusion, ascites, raised ALTs.
We previously reported a 17-year-old acute leukemia patient that experienced non-cardiogenic pulmonary edema (NCPE) that was most probably due to high-dose ARA-C.
A pulmonary edema can be due to either the failure of the heart to remove fluid from the lungs or direct damage to the lung tissue.
Negative pressure pulmonary edema after acute airway obstruction.
It can be dangerous and lead to high altitude cerebral edema (swelling of the brain) or pulmonary edema (water in the lungs).
Evaluation of transthoracic electrical impeclanoe in the diagnosis of pulmonary edema.
A common imperfection in the structure of the heart may worsen breathing difficulties in people who have sleep apnea and provoke a life-threatening condition called high-altitude pulmonary edema in mountaineers who ascend too quickly.