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1,575 Possible Causes for Albumin Decreased, Pulsus Paradoxus, Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis

    This situation, termed “pulsus paradoxus,” is the classic hallmark of cardiac tamponade.[aafp.org] Pulsus paradoxus, a finding in cardiac tamponade, is uncommon [ 2 ] .[patient.info] Pulsus paradoxus is a variable finding. If present, it rarely exceeds 10 mm Hg unless a concomitant pericardial effusion with an abnormally elevated pressure exists.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    Pericardial : initially nonspecific; may be signs of pericardial effusion (pulsus paradoxus, elevated JVP) or constrictive pericarditis.[patient.info]

  • Distended Neck Veins

    How does the albumin levels change during dehydration? They are the same or increased. How does the albumin levels change during overhydration?[cram.com] Superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS) occurs when a person’s superior vena cava is partially blocked or compressed. Cancer is usually the main cause of SVCS.[cancer.net] paradoxus - Kussmaul's sign - ECHO - IV fluids - pericardiocentesis - open thoracotomy[fprmed.com]

  • Pulsus Paradoxus

    […] venous return Anaphylaxis (see Anaphylaxis, [[Anaphylaxis]]) Superior Vena Cava (SVC) Syndrome (see Superior Vena Cava Syndrome, [[Superior Vena Cava Syndrome]]) Physiology[mdnxs.com] When the drop is more than 10 mmHg, it is referred to as pulsus paradoxus.[en.wikipedia.org] However I don't think this is the case, as superior vena cava syndrome is considered "Non-pulmonary and non-cardiac" according to wikipedia.[forums.studentdoctor.net]

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  • Hodgkin's Disease

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    Missing: Pulsus Paradoxus
  • Protein Losing Enteropathy

    After the heart transplantation, the albumin level decreased to 2.3 g/dl, and therefore it was restarted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] vena cava thrombosis, Ménétrier's disease, eosinophilic gastroentropathy, sarcoidosis, Whipple's disease, infections–giardiasis, bacterial overgrowth, viral enteritis, schistosomiasis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Pulsus paradoxus, Kussmaul's sign, and pericardial knock were not present and the jugular veins were not distended.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bronchial Adenocarcinoma

    Growing tumors may place pressure on the superior vena cava, resulting in its obstruction and symptoms of superior vena cava syndrome.[pathwaymedicine.org] .: Searching for pulsus paradoxus and correlates in cardiac tamponade. Int. J. Cardiol ., 145, 127-1288, 2010. 13. Theologides A.: Neoplastic cardiac tamponade.[degruyter.com] vena cava syndrome ( SVC syndrome ): Compression of the superior vena cava impairs the venous backflow to the right atrium, resulting in venous congestion in the head, neck[amboss.com]

    Missing: Albumin Decreased
  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    Superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS), is a group of symptoms caused by obstruction of the superior vena cava ("SVC"), a short, wide vessel carrying circulating blood into the[en.wikipedia.org] KEYWORDS: Fibrosis mediastínica; Flebografía; Mediastinal fibrosis; Phlebography; Superior vena cava syndrome; Síndrome de vena cava superior [Indexed for MEDLINE] Free full[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dialysis access-induced superior vena cava syndrome. Am Surg. 2002 Oct. 68(10):904-6. [Medline]. Queen JR, Berlin J. Superior vena cava syndrome.[emedicine.com]

    Missing: Albumin Decreased
  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Data from liver function tests usually show elevated transaminase levels, elevated bilirubin levels, and decreased values for albumin and clotting factors.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Post-hepatic Caused by obstruction to blood flow at the level of hepatic vein Examples: Budd-Chiari syndrome, chronic heart failure, constrictive pericarditis, vena cava webs[slideshare.net] Albumin will decrease and this is a marker for reduced synthetic function of the liver.[kenhub.com]

    Missing: Pulsus Paradoxus
  • Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

    His serum albumin level and platelet counts were decreased (albumin 2.5 g/dl, platelets 4.2 10 4 /μl). The prothrombin time was slightly prolonged (74.7%).[karger.com] Growth of the tumor can cause compression of the superior vena cava leading to superior vena cava syndrome, characterized by swelling of the face and upper limbs, cough and[pathologyoutlines.com] Indications are: pain due to chest mass, bone metastases or neural compression; haemoptysis; cough and dyspnoea due to local obstruction of airways; superior vena cava syndrome[annonc.oxfordjournals.org]

    Missing: Pulsus Paradoxus