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310 Possible Causes for Barrel Chest

  • Acromegaly

    chest) joint pain degenerative arthritis enlarged heart enlargement of other organs strange sensations and weakness in arms and legs (carpal tunnel syndrome) snoring fatigue[] […] size (barrel chest) When to see a doctor If you have signs and symptoms associated with acromegaly, contact your doctor for an evaluation.[] […] the skin thickens and/or darkens increased perspiration accompanied with body odor protruding jaw voice deepening enlarged lip, nose, and tongue thickened ribs (creating a barrel[]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    General physical signs Barrel chest (increased anteroposterior diameter) Diaphragm appears lower and flatter Paradoxical inward movement of the lower ribs and visible interspaces[] […] blood Coughing may last for more than two weeks Continued forceful coughing may cause chest and abdominal muscle pain Coughing can be severe enough at times to injure the chest[]

  • Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita

    We present a case of SED congenita with short stature since birth, flat midface, short neck, barrel chest with pectus carinatum, lumbar lordosis, myopia without retinal detachment[] An autosomal condition of neonatal onset (OMIM:183900) characterised by shortened trunk, neck and proximal extremities, barrel chest, spinal involvement, and variably accompanied[] Systemic Features: Dwarfism with kyphosis and a barrel chest are characteristic. The vertebrae are often flattened and malformed and the neck is short.[]

  • Osteoporosis-Pseudoglioma Syndrome

    chest Barrel chest 0001552 Blindness 0000618 Cataract Clouding of the lens of the eye Cloudy lens [ more ] 0000518 Generalized hypotonia Decreased muscle tone Low muscle[] Showing of 23 Percent of people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO Absent anterior chamber of the eye 0008037 Autosomal recessive inheritance 0000007 Barrel-shaped[]

  • Ketoadipicaciduria

    Chest List of possible causes of Barrel Chest or similar symptoms may include: 2 Achondrogenesis type 1A (Barrel-shaped chest) Achondrogenesis type 2 (Barrel-shaped chest[] Barrel-shaped chest MedGen UID: 120497 • Concept ID: C0264172 • Finding A rounded, bulging chest that resembles the shape of a barrel.[] ) Achondrogenesis, type IA (Barrel-shaped chest) Achondrogenesis, type II ... ...[]

  • Costello Syndrome

    Both had relative macrocephaly at birth, curly hair, large ear lobes, epicanthic folds, a low nasal bridge, thick lips, a short and wide nose, a short neck, a barrel chest[]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    On the lateral radiograph, a "barrel chest" with widened anterior-posterior diameter may be visualized.[] Thoracic examination reveals the following: Hyperinflation (barrel chest) Wheezing – Frequently heard on forced and unforced expiration Diffusely decreased breath sounds Hyperresonance[] chest) Wheezing – Frequently heard on forced and unforced expiration Diffusely decreased breath sounds Hyperresonance on percussion Prolonged expiration Coarse crackles beginning[]

  • Spondyloperipheral Dysplasia

    chest Barrel chest 0001552 Brachydactyly Short fingers or toes 0001156 Broad palm Broad hand Broad hands Wide palm [ more ] 0001169 Broad thumb Broad thumbs Wide/broad thumb[] Category Subcategory Feature Chest External Features Pectus carinatum Barrel-shaped chest Growth Height Short stature Head And Neck Face Midface hypoplasia [ EoM Image ] Further[] chest.[]

  • Achondrogenesis, Type 1A

    chest short ribs fractured ribs beaded ribs short, wide clavicles hypoplastic scapulae protuberant abdomen poorly ossified skull unossified vertebral bodies cervical and[] chest short trunk short ribs horizontal ribs normal clavicles distended abdomen enlarged calvaria with normal ossification absent vertebral body mineralization non-ossified[] Macroscopical synopsis marked micromelic dwarfism hydrops polyhydramnios stillborn neonatal death large head short trunk flat nasal bridge short nose anteverted nares short neck barrel-shaped[]

  • Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

    Hyperinflation results in barrel chest, increased percussion note, decreased breath sound intensity (see breath sound assessment video, below), and distant heart sounds.[] Other common symptoms include: Unintentional weight loss Vision changes Fatigue Repeated respiratory infections Rapid heartbeat when standing Barrel-shaped chest A1AD also[] Patients with emphysema experience difficulty breathing, a hacking cough, and a barrel shaped chest.[]

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