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601 Possible Causes for Barrel Chest, PaO2 Decreased, Small Testicular Volume

  • 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).[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Obesity

    The prevalence of obesity and overweight increased in the United States between 1978 and 1991. More recent reports have suggested continued increases but are based on self-reported data. To examine trends and prevalences of overweight (body mass index [BMI] or 25) and obesity (BMI or 30), using measured[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Chronic Bronchitis

    88-92% (PaO2 of 60-70).[clinicaladvisor.com] […] respiratory acidosis increased PCO2 CXR decreased lung markings with flattened diaphragm hyperinflated lungs with bullae and/or blebs thin-appearing heart and mediastinum barrel-chest[step2.medbullets.com] Over time, many people develop a barrel chest as the size of the lungs increases because of trapped air.[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Asthma

    Annual Review of Medicine Vol. 53:477-498 (Volume publication date February 2002) Lee Maddox and David A. Schwartz Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Duke University Medical Center, Research Drive, Durham, North Carolina 27710; e-mail: [email protected] Sections Abstract Key Words INTRODUCTION ETIOLOGY[…][oadoi.org]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Cystic Fibrosis

    Children with Cystic Fibrosis experience symptoms including difficulty breathing, frequent respiratory infections, cough, rapid respirations, and a barrel-chested appearance[disabled-world.com] Intercostal retractions, use of accessory muscles of respiration, a barrel-chest deformity, digital clubbing, cyanosis, and a declining tolerance for exercise occur with disease[merckmanuals.com] As millions of alveoli gradually expand, the chest takes on the enlarged, barrel-shaped appearance typical of emphysema.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Bronchiectasis

    Abstract The British Thoracic Society (BTS) has recently published a guideline for the management of non-cystic fibrosis (non-CF) bronchiectasis in children and adults. This paper summarises the key recommendations applicable to the primary care setting. The key points are: Think of the diagnosis of bronchiectasis[…][dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Silicosis

    Silicosis is a common occupational disease. We present a 64-year-old male patient suffering from symptomatic silicosis due to compression of the pulmonary arteries by enlarged hilar lymph nodes. Clinical symptoms and diagnostic imaging modalities are described, with emphasis on cross-sectional imaging. MR angiography[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Pulmonary Emphysema

    In the mild and moderate stages, the PaO2 and the PaCO2 measurements may remain normal or, while the PaO2 stays normal, the PaCO2 can be decreased (respiratory alkalosis).[rtmagazine.com] Signs of emphysema include: tachypnea absence of cyanosis pursed-lip breathing, tripod position chest hyperinflation "barrel chest" reduced breath sounds hyper-resonant to[radiopaedia.org] The emphysema is very thin, malnourished, with increased rib cage, called a barrel chest.[tabletsmanual.com]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Recurrent Pulmonary Embolism

    Physical examination revealed barrel chest, with obvious use of accessory respiratory muscle.[omicsonline.org] These signs may be obscured by obesity or by a barrel chest with increased anteroposterior diameter.[tmj.ro]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume
  • Acute Cor Pulmonale

    ., nodular opacities in interstitial lung disease, barrel chest in COPD ) Additional tests to screen for underlying cause Laboratory: HIV test, liver function tests ( portopulmonary[amboss.com] These signs may be obscured by obesity or by a barrel chest with increased anteroposterior diameter.[tmj.ro]

    Missing: Small Testicular Volume