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Categories: Diagnostic intensive care medicine, Cardiovascular physiology, Medical tests, Medical terminology
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Pulmonary wedge pressure
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The pulmonary wedge pressure or PWP, or cross-sectional pressure, is the pressure measured by wedging a pulmonary catheter with an inflated balloon into a small pulmonary arterial branch. Wikipedia
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The pulmonary wedge pressure or PWP, or cross-sectional pressure, is the pressure measured by wedging a pulmonary catheter with an inflated balloon into a small pulmonary arterial branch. Wikipedia
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