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Acute Lung Injury

"Acute Lung Injury" 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.

A condition of lung damage that is characterized by bilateral pulmonary infiltrates (PULMONARY EDEMA) rich in NEUTROPHILS, and in the absence of clinical HEART FAILURE. This can represent a spectrum of pulmonary lesions, endothelial and epithelial, due to numerous factors (physical, chemical, or biological).

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Acute Lung Injury" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Acute Lung Injury" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 233 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 28 publications in 2013
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