TITLE

Neurogenic pulmonary edema

AUTHOR(S)
Che-Kim Tan; Chih-Cheng Lai
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/31/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 3, p249
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes a case of neurogenic pulmonary edema in a female patient presented with progressive dyspnea that began after a right middle cerebral artery infarction. The patient had no history of loss of consciousness or obvious aspiration. The basis for the diagnosis of neurogenic pulmonary edema is discussed. The neurogenic pulmonary edema resolved two days after the patient was admitted to hospital. She was discharged to a nursing home two weeks later.
ACCESSION #
25809240

 

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