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1,056 Possible Causes for Bronchiectasis, Fever, Pneumothorax

  • Atelectasis

    When there is no apparent cause, the condition is known as spontaneous pneumothorax.[nm.org] Bronchiectasis Bronchiectasis is an irreversible widening (dilation) of portions of the bronchi resulting from dam-age to the bronchial wall.[generalhealthtopics.com] Using chi 2 analysis, no association could be found between fever and amount of atelectasis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lung Abscess

    We present a case of acute empyema with intractable pneumothorax associated with ruptured lung abscess caused by Mycobacterium avium in an immunocompromised patient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Empyema Bronchiectasis Abscess Pleural effusion[en.wikipedia.org] A 59 year old man presented to our hospital with a 1 month history of cough and low grade fever progressing to high grade fever for 1 week.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    Unlike the common PLCH cases, this PLCH case has cervical lymph node involvement and right pneumothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients with previous PTB showed a higher prevalence of bronchiectasis ( p p 0.031), compared with those without previous PTB.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Post-operative fever is common following emergency surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bronchiectasis

    Surgery is indicated in unsuccessful medical treatment and complications of bronchiectasis e.g. haemoptysis, lung abscess, lung masses and pneumothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] bronchiectasis.[en.wikipedia.org] A 21-year-old woman presented to our hospital with a 9-day history of productive cough and fever. Bronchiectasis after Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    No complications such as a pneumothorax or bleeding occurred.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition, non–small cell carcinomas may also be associated with other conditions such as bronchiectasis, pulmonary fibrosis, tuberculosis and other infectious processes[histopathology-india.net] A 14-year-old Korean boy was admitted with cough, hemoptysis, and fever. A chest X-ray showed a solitary pulmonary mass and pneumonitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcus Pyogenes Pneumonia

    Dead 7 h after hospitalization Weinblatt et al [ 20 ] 2009 54, female Rheumatoid arthritis 1 week 110/70 mm Hg, 110 bpm, 38.9 C CTRX CLDM VCM Acute respiratory failure, pneumothorax[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Looks like staph pneumonia but with less of a tendency to produce pneumatocoeles Almost always in the lower lobes Patchy bronchopneumonia Empyemas do form Complications: Bronchiectasis[learningradiology.com] Pyogenes (Diseases non Toxin) 1) Impetigo 2) Pharyngitis 3) cellulitis erysipelas 4) Rheumatic fever 5) Glomerulonephritis S.[quizlet.com]

  • Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis

    Active pleural drainage of the pneumothorax was unsuccessful and after two months, surgical suture of the lung was performed under general anaesthesia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Traction bronchiectasis was found in four patients (9%) on the initial scans and in 10 patients (23%) on the last scans. There was no honeycombing on the initial scans.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common presenting features include dyspnea, cough, low-grade fever, inspiratory crackles, and digital clubbing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    A chest x-ray is often done to check for pneumonia or pneumothorax.[msdmanuals.com] Acute inflammation of the tracheobronchial tree in patients with underlying chronic bronchial disorders (eg, COPD, bronchiectasis, cystic fibrosis ) is considered an acute[merckmanuals.com] When bronchitis is severe, fever may be slightly higher at 101 to 102 F (38 to 39 C) and may last for 3 to 5 days, but higher fevers are unusual unless bronchitis is caused[merckmanuals.com]

  • Foreign Body in the Bronchus

    Post-op complications were rare (pneumothorax, pneumonic patch), and were managed conservatively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her past medical history was significant for a hypothyroidism and a well-controlled post-infective cylindrical bronchiectasis.[austinpublishinggroup.com] […] these patients. 6 Recent studies have postulated flexible bronchoscopy has higher success rate than rigid bronchoscopy. 7 The common symptoms of FB aspirations are cough, fever[apicareonline.com]

  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

    […] pattern with inter-intralobular septal thickening, two patients (11.1%) with small-airway involvement with mosaic oligoemia, two patients (11.1%) with pleural involvement (pneumothorax[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It has been known for years that pathological changes of bronchiectasis may be seen on tissue examination of the lungs in pulmonary sarcoidosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fever and uveitis no longer recurred after 6 months of medication.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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