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22 Possible Causes for Chest Pain Worse when Lying Down, Tachypnea

  • Pericarditis

    Tetracyclines Postpericardiotomy syndrome: usually after CABG surgery Clinical features Chest pain, usually precordial or retrosternal Low grade intermittent fever Dyspnea / tachypnea[] It can be made worse when lying down, coughing, or swallowing and may be relieved by sitting forward. Low-grade fever. Increased heart rate.[] […] pulsus paradoxus (i.e. 10mmHg exaggeration of the normal respiratory variation in blood pressure), hypotension, tachycardia, increased venous pressure, hepatomegaly, edema, tachypnea[]

  • Diaphragmatic Hernia

    […] reports; the first one is a patient of 74 years who presented with persistent epigastric pain, vomiting, slight to moderate dyspnea on exertion associated with tachycardia, tachypnea[] The infant also may be slightly blue, due to the lack of proper oxygen levels, and may have a fast heart rate (tachycardia) or rapid breathing (tachypnea).[] Other symptoms include: Bluish colored skin due to lack of oxygen Rapid breathing (tachypnea) Fast heart rate (tachycardia) Fetal ultrasound may show abdominal organs in the[]

  • Acute Pericarditis

    Most children presented with chest pain, fever, and tachypnea, but cardiac tamponade was not seen in any children.[] It is usually worse when coughing, eating and lying down. Sitting up or leaning forward will usually help relieve the pain.[] The most common physical examination finding was tachycardia (65 percent) followed by tachypnea (46.7 percent).[]

  • Pancreatitis

    When tachypnea and pending respiratory failure develops, intubation should be performed.[] Symptoms Acute disease: moderate to severe abdominal pain that may spread to the chest, back, and sides (and is often worse when lying down); nausea and vomiting; abdominal[] Chronic: constant or episodic abdominal pain; weight loss; bulky, floating stools.[]

  • Constrictive Pericarditis

    A clinical examination revealed that she had discrete tachypnea, nonpulsatile hepatomegaly, jugular stasis and tachycardia.[] It can be made worse when lying down, coughing, or swallowing and may be relieved by sitting forward. Low-grade fever. Increased heart rate.[] Tachycardia and tachypnea are common.[]

  • Suppurative Pericarditis

    The physical examination revealed hypotension (blood pressure, 90/60 mmHg) and tachypnea (26 breaths/min).[] pain. [1] The pain may also be felt in the shoulders, neck, or back. [1] It is typically better sitting up and worse when lying down or breathing deeply. [1] Other symptoms[] The unique presentation of substernal pain that is worse during inspiration or when the patient is lying down and is relieved by leaning forward is helpful in making the diagnosis[]

  • Pleural Mesothelioma

    Pleural mesothelioma may cause: Shortness of breath (breathlessness) This common symptom usually feels worse with activity or when you are lying down.[] It is often caused by a build-up of fluid in the chest called pleural effusion (see draining fluid ).[] Pain This can occur in the chest around the ribs or in the shoulder. It may be sharp and stabbing, made worse by breathing in deeply, or dull and persistent.[]

  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    Dyspnea may be worse when leaning forward or lying down. Arm swelling is another common symptom of SVC syndrome.[] In patients with malignancy, dyspnea, cough, chest and shoulder pain, and hoarseness are more commonly noted than in "benign" compression.[]

  • Acute Pleuropericarditis

    You trying to separate the pericardial cavity. 01:02 You do that by leaning forward and exhaling. 01:06 Low grade fever, -itis; diaphoresis, tachycardia, tachypnea. 01:09[] It can be made worse when lying down, coughing , or swallowing and may be relieved by sitting forward. Low-grade fever. Increased heart rate .[] References: [3] [4] [2] Clinical features Acute pericarditis Low-grade intermittent fever , tachypnea , dyspnea , nonproductive cough Chest pain : often sharp, pleuritic ;[]

  • Dressler Syndrome

    It is also common to find tachycardia and tachypnea in dressler syndrome.[] Symptoms include: chest pain that’s worse when lying down chest pain that worsens with deep breathing or coughing (pleuritic pain) fever difficult or labored breathing fatigue[] […] diagnostic changes on ECG or elevated cardiac enzymes should alert physicians to the possibility of pleuritis. 3 Physical findings that suggest acute cardiac tamponade include tachypnea[]

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