"Intra-Abdominal Hypertension" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Pathological elevation of intra-abdominal pressure (>12 mm Hg). It may develop as a result of SEPSIS; PANCREATITIS; capillary leaks, burns, or surgery. When the pressure is higher than 20 mm Hg, often with end-organ dysfunction, it is referred to as abdominal compartment syndrome.
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