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543 Possible Causes for Cardiomegaly on Chest X-ray, Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature

  • Coarctation of the Aorta

    Increased nuchal translucency and aortic coarctation with a small ventricular septal defect were described prenatally, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy was detected postnatally[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Short stature, relative macrocephaly, failure-to-thrive together with dystrophic appearance, developmental delay mainly in motor milestones and very thin, sparse, slow-growing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cardiomegaly

    Abramoff and Pruitt who used bedside ultrasound to evaluate a patient with cardiomegaly on chest X-ray.[em.emory.edu] Below is a list of tests and how they test for cardiomegaly: 1. Chest X-Ray: X-ray images help see the condition of the lungs and heart.[en.wikipedia.org] Specialty: Cardiology MeSH Code: D006332 ICD 9 Code: 429.3 Cardiomegaly on chest X-ray and a pacemaker Source: Wikipedia Coding Notes for I51.7 Info for medical coders on[icd.codes]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Cardiomegaly on Chest X-ray

    Presentation on theme: "No history of arthritis Significant cardiomegaly on chest x-ray"— Presentation transcript: 1 No history of arthritis Significant cardiomegaly on chest[slideplayer.com] Pectus excavatum Cardiomegaly is often detected on postero-anterior projection of chest x-ray.[suren634634.blogspot.com] Cardiomegaly Chest X Ray Cardiomegaly Chest X Ray CARDIOMEGALRY CHEST X RAY PA VIEW ( BACK SIDE ) Findings :- Rotation to left Cardiomegaly Homogenous opacity obscured the[materialnotes.com]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Chest X-ray revealed cardiomegaly, and echocardiogram showed dilated left ventricular (LV) cavity and diffuse hypokinesis with extremely decreased ejection fraction (EF).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After 2 months of CHM treatment, the follow-up chest X-ray showed great improvements in pulmonary edema and cardiomegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Testing may include a chest x-ray to look for cardiomegaly (an enlarged heart), pulmonary edema (fluid in the lungs), or pleural effusion (collection of fluid around the lungs[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Heart Failure

    Testing may include a chest x-ray to look for cardiomegaly (an enlarged heart), pulmonary edema (fluid in the lungs), or pleural effusion (collection of fluid around the lungs[jama.ama-assn.org] Chest X-rays are frequently used to aid in the diagnosis of CHF.[en.wikipedia.org] In a person who is compensated, this may show cardiomegaly (visible enlargement of the heart), quantified as the cardiothoracic ratio (proportion of the heart size to the[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Cardiomyopathy

    x-ray Cardiomegaly left-sided hypertrophy with a balloon appearance Signs of heart failure decompensation: pulmonary edema Endomyocardial biopsy (see pathology) Pathology[amboss.com] Chest x-ray showed moderate cardiomegaly and bibasilar interstitial infiltrate. Electrocardiography (ECG) registered sinus tachycardia.[scielo.mec.pt] Chest x-ray showing cardiomegaly and pulmonary congestion Figure 4.[clinicaladvisor.com]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Pulmonary Edema

    Cardiogenic pulmonary edema is a common presentation of acute heart failure normally treated with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), diuretics and nitrates. This therapy is contraindicated in case of cardiac tamponade. We describe a case of pulmonary edema due to cardiac tamponade in which integrated[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis

    Coronary artery disease (CAD) exhibits the rules of the multifactorial hereditary. Notwithstanding, the role of genetic factors in the prevalence of CAD is estimated very high. SIRT1 plays an athero-protective role and alterations in its expression have some important consequence in the metabolism, cholesterol, and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Myocardial Infarction

    History The patient’s history is critical in diagnosing myocardial infarction (MI) and sometimes may provide the only clues that lead to the diagnosis in the initial phases of the patient presentation. Patients with typical acute MI usually present with chest pain and may have prodromal symptoms of fatigue, chest[…][emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    We herein report the case of a 25-year-old Japanese woman with left-main-trunk acute myocardial infarction (LMT-AMI). She had cardiogenic shock, so emergency percutaneous intervention was performed. Intravascular ultrasound of LMT-AMI showed that the three-layered structure of the intima, tunica media, and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Prenatal and Postnatal Short Stature

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