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14 Possible Causes for Cardiac Tuberculosis, Limited Chest Expansion

  • Asthma

    The physician needed to be sure that the primary cause was not tuberculosis or cardiac disease (e.g., mitral stenosis); both were very common at the time.[doi.org] Her cardiac silhouette did not show any abnormalities.[doi.org] It showed hyperinflation of the lungs, but there were no abnormal shadows; there were no findings that would suggest tuberculosis.[doi.org]

  • Atelectasis

    However, tuberculosis, pulmonary infarction, postpericardiotomy syndrome, malignancy, and cardiac failure have all been implicated in its formation ( 4 ).[journals.lww.com] […] bypass surgery Prolonged shallow breathing Uraemia Causes of Cicatrisation atelectasis : Tuberculosis Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Fungal infections Radiation fibrosis Right[respiratoryupdates.wordpress.com] […] atelectasis : Chest wall, pleural, or intraparenchymal masses Causes of Adhesive atelectasis : Acute respiratory distress syndrome Hyaline membrane disease Smoke inhalation Cardiac[respiratoryupdates.wordpress.com]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    […] and sexually transmitted diseases) 1,939 1.7 224 10 Acute cerebrovascular disease 1,935 1.7 120 11 Cardiac dysrhythmias 1,754 1.6 184 12 Biliary tract disease 1,678 1.5 169[hcup-us.ahrq.gov] ) 6,709 3.7 667 6 Acute myocardial infarction 6,274 3.4 351 7 Coronary atherosclerosis 5,959 3.3 346 8 Respiratory failure, insufficiency, arrest (adult) 5,487 3.0 263 9 Cardiac[hcup-us.ahrq.gov] […] infarction 3,191 2.8 161 7 Coronary atherosclerosis 3,033 2.7 169 8 Complications of surgical procedures or medical care 2,123 1.9 181 9 Pneumonia (except that caused by tuberculosis[hcup-us.ahrq.gov]

  • Spondylitis

    These lesions may resemble tuberculosis infection and bullae may become infected.[radiopaedia.org] Other symptoms depend on the disease stage, and may include: Stiffness and limited motion of the lumbar spine Pain and limited chest expansion caused by involvement of the[healthcentral.com] The rib cage also may fuse, which can limit normal chest expansion and make breathing more difficult.[arthritis.org]

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    These lesions may resemble tuberculosis infection and bullae may become infected.[radiopaedia.org] Diagnosis is based on common symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis, such as: Dramatic loss of motion of the lower back and spine Pain in the lower back Limited chest expansion[cancercarewny.com] Other symptoms depend on the disease stage, and may include: Stiffness and limited motion of the lumbar spine Pain and limited chest expansion caused by involvement of the[healthcentral.com]

  • Spondylitic Aortitis

    These lesions may resemble tuberculosis infection and bullae may become infected.[radiopaedia.org] chest expansion), aortitis (inflammation of the aortic valve and the large artery - the aorta - coming from the left side of the heart), and iritis (a form of uveitis, or[hss.edu] […] underlying causes Gastroenterologic Crohn's disease , ulcerative colitis Genetic IL-23 overexpression , Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome Hematologic Myelodysplastic syndrome Iatrogenic Cardiac[wikidoc.org]

  • Pleurisy

    He had no history of cardiac disease, recent travel, tuberculosis, deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With very large amounts of fluid accumulation, the expansion of the lungs can be limited, and shortness of breath can worsen.[medicinenet.com] A 62‐year‐old female was admitted with acute dyspnoea secondary to cardiac tamponade.[onlinelibrary.wiley.com]

  • Hemothorax

    […] injury syndrome Infections such as dengue hemorrhagic fever, pulmonary tuberculosis Thoracic endometriosis with catamenial hemothorax Vascular and connective tissue anomalies[pulmonologyadvisor.com] This excess fluid can interfere with normal breathing by limiting the expansion of the lungs.. 17.[slideshare.net] After a throughout evaluation, the patient was diagnosed with tuberculosis infection and treated with anti tuberculosis drugs.[jurnalradiologiindonesia.org]

  • Pleural Calcification

    Unenhanced CT was performed from the thoracic inlet to the cardiac apex.[journals.plos.org] Occasionally, the lung becomes encased with a thick, fibrous pleural peel that limits expansion, pulls the mediastinum toward the side of disease, and impairs pulmonary function[merckmanuals.com] Because pulmonary tuberculosis is endemic in our country, we have routinely performed addition unenhanced CT scans to differentiate calcification and enhancement in pulmonary[journals.plos.org]

  • Juvenile Ankylosing Spondylitis

    These lesions may resemble tuberculosis infection and bullae may become infected.[radiopaedia.org] Costovertebral and costosternal involvement lead to limited chest expansion. Amyloidosis is very rare.[boneandspine.com] Cardiac disease, includes, aortic valve disease, and conduction abnormalities. Cardiac enlargement may occur.[arthritis.co.za]

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