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Case report (case report): feedback on an observation with a short commentary.
Oedeme pulmonaire chez un jeune homme sportif [Acute pulmonary oedema in a young sportive man]
Publication types: Case Reports ; English Abstract ; Journal Article
This article reports the case of a 31 years old man who suffered from an acute pulmonary oedema after laryngospasma following extubation. This pathology, better known by anesthesiologists than internists, results primarly from a rapid rise in negative intrapleural pressure. It is not associated with previous cardio-pulmonary illness and has a begnin course with resolution within 48 hours with oxygen and positive end expiratory pressure support.
Acute Disease, Adult, Electrocardiography, Humans, Male, Oxygen Inhalation Therapy, Physical Exertion, Positive-Pressure Respiration, Pulmonary Edema/etiology, Pulmonary Edema/radiography, Time Factors, Treatment Outcome
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