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522 Possible Causes for Left, hemithorax, upper

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  • Congenital Emphysema

    This was followed 5 days later by left upper lobectomy.[] Figure 1: Chest radiograph showing hyperinflated lung with bronchovascular markings in the right hemithorax Click here to view Figure 2: CT scan of the same patient with fine[] Chest radiograph at 2 years of age reveals a hyperexpanded right hemithorax with widening of the intercostal spaces and leftward mediastinal shift.[]

  • Diaphragmatic Rupture

    He complained of a left sided thoraco-abdominal pain with breathing difficulties. Chest X-ray showed a left diaphragmatic elevation.[] In this report we present a case of a 70-year-old male with the rare combination of both complications resulting in herniation of bowel into the left hemithorax and subcutaneously[] An upper gastrointestinal endoscopy revealed the presence of antral erosions in the stomach and fundal varices.[]

  • Poland Syndrome

    This case is unique because we believe it is a rare case of Poland syndrome involving the left hemithorax along with dextrocardia and herniation of the spleen from the left[] Various hand and upper limb anomalies classifications in PA have been previously published.[] She presented with hypoplasia of the papillary-areolar complex; her upper left limb was normal.[]

  • Bochdalek Hernia

    The embryological development of left Bochdalek hernia suggests the presence of abdominal content in the left pleural cavity before birth.[] Physical exploration was remarkable for audible peristalsis in the left hemithorax.[] A case report of Bochdalek hernia in a 17-year-old woman, complaining of left lateral upper abdominal pain is herein reported with a brief review of the literature.[]

  • Gastric Volvulus

    The abdominal organs (stomach, spleen, splenic flexure of the colon) were in the left thorax and the entire left hemidiaphragm was absent.[] […] defect was established on conventional as well as on cross-sectional imaging in right hemidiaphragm through which the upper abdominal contents were protruding in the right hemithorax[] Upper GI endoscopy showed a black esophagus covered by a large amount of dark fluid, diffuse hyperaemia and superficial erosions.[]

  • Dextrocardia

    This case is unique because we believe it is a rare case of Poland syndrome involving the left hemithorax along with dextrocardia and herniation of the spleen from the left[] These include hypoplasia of the pectoralis major costosternal head, absent pectoralis minor, breast hypoplasia, and absent upper rib cartilage.[] […] on the left side of the patient.[]

  • Pulmonary Blastoma

    […] that originated from a pulmonary blastoma that extended into the left atrium through a pulmonary vein.[] Pulmonary blastoma usually presents radiologically as a well-defined mass lesion on chest radiography, which may be large enough to completely opacify the hemithorax and cause[] Herein, we report the case of a patient with hemoptysis and a mass in the right upper lobe.[]

  • Cervical Aortic Arch

    Author information 1 Department of Radiology, Turkiye Yüksek, Ihtisas Hospital, Ankara, Turkey. [email protected] Abstract We present a patient with left cervical aortic[] Now, enhanced computed tomography revealed newly developed multiple aneurysms in the aorta between the left carotid artery and the proximal descending aorta in the left hemithorax[] The major clinical manifestations were upper body hypertension with a 50-mmHg discrepancy between the upper and lower limbs and a loud continuous murmur in the upper chest[]

  • Splenosis

    Spleen CASE NUMBER 989 Added February 21, 2011 Diagnosis Splenosis in the Left Upper Quadrant Simulates Recurrent Tumor Diagnosis Hidden - Click to View Pearls Spleen Accessory[] Thoracic splenosis is usually discovered incidentally on routine thoracic imaging as single or multiple, indeterminate pleural-based masses limited to the left hemithorax.[] The authors report here a case of gastric splenosis presenting with active upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage that was eventually managed with surgical resection, and the literature[]

  • Mesocardia

    […] from the previous surgery We approached the mitral valve through the left atrial appendage and replaced the mitral valve with a mechanical prosthesis.[] In levocardia the heart is predominantly in the left hemithorax and the apex points to the left.[] (3) the upper margin of the ventral mesentery of the intestine.[]