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Pulmonary Edema

"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.

MeSH information
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.

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.