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1,845 Possible Causes for Chest X-Ray Abnormal

  • Acute Bronchitis

    Tests may include: Chest x-ray, if your provider suspects pneumonia Pulse oximetry, a painless test that helps determine the amount of oxygen in your blood by using a device[medlineplus.gov] Your breathing may sound abnormal or rough.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    X-ray together with cough, sputum production, dyspnea, fever ( 38.0 C), auscultatory abnormal breath sounds and rales.[karger.com] LRTI was established on the basis of clinical investigations, according to the following definitions: community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) was defined by a new infiltrate on chest[karger.com]

  • Hypersensitivity

    X-ray.[cedars-sinai.edu] In some cases, an abnormal finding on an X-ray done for another reason may uncover the lung damage caused by hypersensitivity pneumonitis.[cedars-sinai.edu] In addition to a physical examination a doctor may order the following tests: Blood test to see if antibodies are present showing an immune system response to an allergen Chest[cedars-sinai.edu]

  • Adenovirus Infection

    Adenovirus infections are a common cause of respiratory and enteric illnesses of late infancy and childhood. In neonates, adenovirus infections are rare, carrying a high morbidity and mortality rate. We present a case of infant who developed severe pneumonia and disseminated adenoviral infection following water[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypertension

    Importance: Poorly controlled hypertension is a leading global public health problem requiring new treatment strategies. Objective: To assess whether a low-dose triple combination antihypertensive medication would achieve better blood pressure (BP) control vs usual care. Design, Setting, and Participants: Randomized,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Asthma

    (a) The chest x-ray shows an abnormal distension of the fundus of the stomach.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] (b) The overinflated balloon of the endotracheal tube is evident in the computerized tomography of the chest and upper abdomen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Scoliosis

    Scoliosis is a medical condition in which a person's spine has a sideways curve. The curve is usually "S"- or "C"-shaped over three dimensions. In some, the degree of curve is stable, while in others, it increases over time. Mild scoliosis does not typically cause problems, while severe cases can interfere with[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Chest CT may reveal abnormalities that are not apparent on the chest x-ray and may also suggest coexisting or complicating disorders, such as pneumonia, pneumoconiosis, or[merckmanuals.com] Findings on a chest x-ray or computed tomography (CT) of the chest may also help in diagnosis of emphysema and sometimes chronic bronchitis.[merckmanuals.com] x-rays.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Pneumonia

    During the first wheezing episode in children with abnormal vital signs, heart failure should be considered in the differential diagnosis, and a chest X-ray should be performed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In this syndrome, the chest X-ray shows diffuse abnormalities, yet the patient does not appear severely ill.[emedicinehealth.com] If pneumonia is suspected, the provider will likely order a chest x-ray.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Influenza

    Influenza is acommon infectious disease caused by the Influenza virus. Onset is sudden with fever, rhinorrhea, sore throat and headache. Severe myalgias coupled with respiratory tract symptoms are typical of influenza. Patients may also have red, watery eyes and cough. There can also be tachycardia and dyspnea[…][symptoma.com]

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