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875 Possible Causes for Atelectasis, Sepsis

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    […] weight approach is imperfect in patients with ARDS because the amount of aerated lung varies considerably due to differences in inflammation, consolidation, flooding, and atelectasis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: Serum bilirubin on ICU admission was measured in 1006 patients with sepsis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The Berlin definition guides the clinician in terms of timing of the onset, chest X-ray findings (opacities not consistent with effusion, atelectasis, or nodules) and oxygenation[symptoma.com]

  • Subphrenic Abscess

    There might be a dry cough due to an atelectasis in the lung of the affected side.[nethealthbook.com] […] has determined conversion to open technique) is admitted 3 weeks after surgery, being diagnosed with an esophageal leekage witch maintains a large subphrenic abscess with sepsis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dullness to percussion and decreased breath sounds are typical when basilar atelectasis, pneumonia, or pleural effusion occurs.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    Bacterial pneumonia and gut bacteria-associated sepsis, frequently seen in alcoholics, can be controlled through the polarization of macrophage phenotypes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hospitalizations with septicemia (bacteria in the blood) or sepsis -- as the first-listed, principal, or a secondary diagnosis -- increased from 621,000 in 2000 to 1,141,000[cleveland.com] Two patients with acute pulmonary coccidioidomycosis presenting as acute bacterial pneumonia and sepsis are described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Relapsed Small Cell Lung Cancer

    There was one treatment-related death due to febrile neutropenia and sepsis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One patient died of treatment-related sepsis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Comparing topotecan with BSC, infection grade 2 was 14% versus 12% and sepsis 4% versus 1%; other grade 3/4 events included vomiting 3% versus 0, diarrhea 6% versus 0, dyspnea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcus Pyogenes Pneumonia

    […] lobar/multilobar consolidation Pleural effusion (90%) Pneumatocoele In adults Patchy bronchopneumonia of segmental distribution, frequency bilateral May be associated with atelectasis[learningradiology.com] (main cause of community acquired pneumonia and meningitis in children and the elderly, and of septicemia in HIV-infected persons.)[globalrph.com] Six of thirteen residents required acute hospital care, and the index case died with sepsis.[annals.org]

  • Asthma

    Complications There are several conditions that can complicate asthma; they include 1,6,16 : atelectasis pneumonia mucoid impaction of the airways pneumothorax pneumomediastinum[radiopaedia.org] Founded in 1905 to combat TB, the ATS has grown to tackle asthma, COPD, lung cancer, sepsis, acute respiratory distress, and sleep apnea, among other diseases.[thoracic.org] Mucus plugging and atelectasis are not rare and usually respond to effective treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chest Trauma

    A 29-year-old patient after blunt chest trauma with right lung atelectasis and pulmonary empyema was referred for lung ventilation and perfusion scintigraphy before right-sided[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Delayed diagnosis may result in a fatal clinical course due to mediastinitis and subsequent sepsis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rib fractures without flailing can be painful, resulting in splinting, atelectasis, and hypoxemia due to ventilation/perfusion mismatching.[mhmedical.com]

  • Rib Fracture

    Analgesia Pulmonary toilet Treatment usually requires opioid analgesics, although opioids can also depress respiration and worsen atelectasis.[merckmanuals.com] The incidences of ventilator-associated pneumonia, tracheostomy, sepsis, prolonged ventilation, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, wound infection, and postoperative[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] develop paradoxical inward movement of the flail segment which prevents effective inspiration and require prolonged mechanical ventilation which can lead to pneumonia and sepsis[depuysynthes.com]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    […] lobar/multilobar consolidation Pleural effusion (90%) Pneumatocoele In adults Patchy bronchopneumonia of segmental distribution, frequency bilateral May be associated with atelectasis[learningradiology.com] Owing to ongoing sepsis with the development of multiple organ failure and the obvious failure of appropriate medical therapy, both patients underwent pneumonectomy with a[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Inflammation of the sac surrounding the heart (pericarditis) Blockage of the airway that allows air into the lungs (endobronchial obstruction), with collapse within the lungs (atelectasis[cdc.gov]

  • Atelectasis

    atelectasis.[en.wikipedia.org] Adults can also develop microatelectasis from excessive oxygen therapy, a severe generalized infection (sepsis), or many other factors that injure the lining of the alveoli[generalhealthtopics.com] There is a high incidence of atelectasis in asbestos workers. Post-surgery atelectasis improves well.[symptoma.com]

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