"Pulmonary Edema" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Excessive accumulation of extravascular fluid in the lung, an indication of a serious underlying disease or disorder. Pulmonary edema prevents efficient PULMONARY GAS EXCHANGE in the PULMONARY ALVEOLI, and can be life-threatening.
- Pulmonary Edema
- Wet Lung
- Lung, Wet
- Lungs, Wet
- Wet Lungs
- Pulmonary Edemas
- Edema, Pulmonary
- Edemas, Pulmonary
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pulmonary Edema".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pulmonary Edema".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pulmonary Edema" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Pulmonary Edema" was a major or minor topic of these publication.