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Pulmonary oedema: Caused by changes in the hydrostatic forces in capillaries or increased capillary permeability that results in diffuse oedema in pulmonary tissues and air spaces. See detailed information below for a list of 52 causes of Pulmonary oedema, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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causes of Pulmonary oedema as a symptom include:
Extravascular accumulation of fluid in the pulmonary tissue and air spaces.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Pulmonary oedema based
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Medical Conditions associated with Pulmonary oedema:
Edema (208 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Pulmonary oedema:
Difficulty breathing (2922 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Heart failure (274 causes), Certain heart diseases, Pneumonitis, Kidney failure (369 causes), Hemorrhagic shock, Stroke (192 causes), High altitudes, Viral infection, Fume inhalation, Drug toxicity
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