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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[hopkinsmedicine.org] […] size (barrel chest) When to see a doctor If you have signs and symptoms associated with acromegaly, contact your doctor for an evaluation.[mayoclinic.org] […] 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[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • 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[physio-pedia.com] […] 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[physio-pedia.com]

  • 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An autosomal condition of neonatal onset (OMIM:183900) characterised by shortened trunk, neck and proximal extremities, barrel chest, spinal involvement, and variably accompanied[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Systemic Features: Dwarfism with kyphosis and a barrel chest are characteristic. The vertebrae are often flattened and malformed and the neck is short.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]

  • 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[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] 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[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • 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[familydiagnosis.com] Barrel-shaped chest MedGen UID: 120497 • Concept ID: C0264172 • Finding A rounded, bulging chest that resembles the shape of a barrel.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ) Achondrogenesis, type IA (Barrel-shaped chest) Achondrogenesis, type II ... ...[familydiagnosis.com]

  • 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[link.springer.com]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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

  • 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[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Category Subcategory Feature Chest External Features Pectus carinatum Barrel-shaped chest Growth Height Short stature Head And Neck Face Midface hypoplasia [ EoM Image ] Further[mnglabs.com] chest.[icdlist.com]

  • 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[humpath.com] chest short trunk short ribs horizontal ribs normal clavicles distended abdomen enlarged calvaria with normal ossification absent vertebral body mineralization non-ossified[humpath.com] 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[humpath.com]

  • 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.[emedicine.medscape.com] Other common symptoms include: Unintentional weight loss Vision changes Fatigue Repeated respiratory infections Rapid heartbeat when standing Barrel-shaped chest A1AD also[cedars-sinai.edu] Patients with emphysema experience difficulty breathing, a hacking cough, and a barrel shaped chest.[chop.edu]

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