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Neurogenic Noncardiac Pulmonary Edema (NNCPE or NPE) 

Neurogenic Noncardiac Pulmonary Edema (NNCPE or NPE)
Neurogenic Noncardiac Pulmonary Edema (NNCPE or NPE)

Edward C. Rosenow

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date: 16 May 2022

76-year-old man

Sudden loss of consciousness

Negative past history


No prior pulmonary complaints

On examination, various neurologic deficits identified

Arterial oxygen saturation (SaO2): 60%

Negative results on cardiac work-up

Diagnosis: cerebrovascular accident, unexplained pulmonary edema...

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