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Ell, "Neurogenic pulmonary edema: A review of the literature and a perspective," Investigative Radiology, vol.
Teixeira, "Acute neurogenic pulmonary edema: Case reports and literature review," Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology, vol.
Neurogenic pulmonary edema frequently occurs as a result of severe head trauma.
[29.] Smith WS, Matthay MA: Evidence for a hydrostatic mechanism in human neurogenic pulmonary edema. Chest 1997; 111: 1362-1333.
Neurogenic pulmonary edema (NPE) is a condition commonly associated with serious central nervous system (CNS) insults such as head injury and intracranial hemorrhage, but it also can occur with a variety of intracranial pathologies, including uncontrolled generalized seizures, tumor, hydrocephalus, and neurosurgical procedures.[5,9] In contrast to other forms of pulmonary edema, NPE occurs in the absence of underlying heart or lung dysfunction.[8] Its pathogenesis is not completely understood.