"Pulmonary Infarction" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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NECROSIS of lung tissue that is cause by the lack of OXYGEN or blood supply. The most common cause of pulmonary infarction is a blood clot in the lung.
- Pulmonary Infarction
- Infarctions, Pulmonary
- Pulmonary Infarctions
- Infarction, Pulmonary
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Mehrzad R, Spodick DH. Pericardial involvement in diseases of the heart and other contiguous structures: part II: pericardial involvement in noncardiac contiguous disorders. Cardiology. 2012; 121(3):177-83.
Gleeson TG, Cheyne I, English JC, Quadri SM, Leipsic JA. A 50-year-old woman with a history of atrial fibrillation presents with acute dyspnea and pleuritic chest pain. Chest. 2010 May; 137(5):1225-30.