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Table 2 Underlying conditions and mechanism for patients with acute lung injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome

From: The clinical usefulness of extravascular lung water and pulmonary vascular permeability index to diagnose and characterize pulmonary edema: a prospective multicenter study on the quantitative differential diagnostic definition for acute lung injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome

Sepsis (n) 128
   Respiratory 83
   Abdomen 26
   Urinary tract 5
   Soft tissue 3
   Others 11
Non-infectious condition (n) 79
   Trauma 11
   Surgery 8
   Burn 7
   Respiratory diseases 10
   Gastrointestinal diseases 5
   Central nervous system 4
   Severe acute pancreatitis 3
   Vascular diseases 2
   Others 29
Direct or indirect lung injury  
   Direct injury 125
   Indirect injury 82