Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Abdominal Compartment Syndromes
Compartment Syndrome, Abdominal
Compartment Syndromes, Abdominal
Intra Abdominal Hypertension
Syndrome, Abdominal Compartment
Syndromes, Abdominal Compartment
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.