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Category: Lung injury

Spectroscopic approach to capillary-alveolar membrane damage: RESULTS AND DISCUSSION (7)

The IR-bronchial washing assay represents a novel diagnostic methodology to the microvascular injury-induced pulmonary edema. However, the method is only valid over a certain period following HES infusion. Over time, HES is broken down into smaller size molecules, and, therefore, Read More

Spectroscopic approach to capillary-alveolar membrane damage: RESULTS AND DISCUSSION (4)

The patient died four days postinjury. Autopsy histology showed acute diffuse alveolar damage with hyaline membranes and superimposed bronchopneumonia (Figure 3). Frozen autopsy tissue was prepared for IR microscopic examination as 10 |u,m thin unstained sections. The thin section was Read More

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