Create issue ticket

62 Possible Causes for Chest X-Ray Abnormal, Hepatomegaly, Restrictive Respiratory Syndrome

  • Cor Pulmonale

    Findings include peripheral edema, neck vein distention, hepatomegaly, and a parasternal lift. Diagnosis is clinical and by echocardiography.[merckmanuals.com] Diagnostic Highlights Test Normal Result Abnormality With Condition Explanation Chest x-rays Normal heart size and clear lungs Enlarged right ventricle and pulmonary artery[nursing.unboundmedicine.com] Among the aetiologies of respiratory insufficiency of “central” origin the obesity–hypoventilation syndrome (formerly “Pickwickian syndrome”) is a relatively frequent cause[doi.org]

  • Chronic Right-Sided Congestive Heart Failure

    Right sided heart failure Right sided heart failure Right sided heart failure Right sided heart failure Anasarca (massive generalized body edema) Right sided heart failure Hepatomegaly[quizlet.com] If chest x-ray is abnormal or dyspnea worsens significantly, chest x-ray and pulmonary function tests are done yearly to check for pulmonary fibrosis.[merckmanuals.com] (hypertrophic or restrictive) Transient myocardial ischemia Impaired ventricular filling Mitral stenosis Pericardial constriction or tamponade Tricuspid stenosis Pericardial[pathophys.org]

  • Sarcoidosis

    […] retinochoroiditis conjunctivitis lacrimal gland involvement optic nerves proptosis (protruding eyeball) Uncommonly, cataracts, glaucoma, and blindness can result Liver Up to 1/3 have hepatomegaly[dermnetnz.org] Bronchoscopy is a procedure performed by lung specialists on people with abnormal chest x-ray results.[foundation.chestnet.org] Functional respiratory samples, however, showed mild restrictive syndrome.[pneumologia.eu]

  • Lymphoma

    Hepatomegaly. Intermediate- and high-grade lymphomas: Most patients present with rapidly growing and bulky lymphadenopathy.[patient.info] In one series, the average oxygen tension in arterial blood was 8.9 kPa (67 mmHg (40–100 mmHg)) and there was a restrictive, obstructive or mixed syndrome in 40%, 20% and[erj.ersjournals.com] Intermediate- and high-grade lymphomas may produce the following physical examination findings: Rapidly growing and bulky lymphadenopathy Splenomegaly Hepatomegaly Large abdominal[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

    Jugular venous distension and hepatomegaly occur with heart failure, sometimes causing a pulsatile liver later in the disease state.[clinicaladvisor.com] An ECG may show some abnormalities that may be suggestive of right heart failure. Chest x-ray may also show enlargement of the chambers of the right heart.[medicinenet.com] Respiratory restriction and elevated pleural and esophageal pressures in morbid obesity.[aasmnet.org]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    A syndrome of lymphadenopathy, pharyngitis and hepatomegaly or splenomegaly, or both, and one of pneumonia . N. Engl. J. Med. 268 : 1210 – 1216 . 110.[asmscience.org] X-ray together with cough, sputum production, dyspnea, fever ( 38.0 C), auscultatory abnormal breath sounds and rales.[karger.com] Aspirin should not be used in patients who are 18 yr and have respiratory infections because Reye syndrome is a risk.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Uremic Pneumonitis

    […] in the newborn period 516 Hepatomegaly in children General overview 517 Hepatomegaly with portal hypertention and obstructive jaundice 519 Liver calcifications in the pediatric[books.google.de] Chest x-ray 3.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] […] distress syndrome • Screen for occult adrenal insufficiency in hypotensive fluid-restricted patients with severe CAP Treatment Duration • Admission through Emergency department[empr.com]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    […] distinguished from ARDS, carefully look for signs of congestive heart failure or intravascular volume overload, including jugular venous distention, cardiac murmurs and gallops, hepatomegaly[emedicine.medscape.com] Chest X-rays showed abnormalities in 60–100% of the patients [ 16 ].[em-consulte.com] […] distress syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Hypertension

    […] consumption, chronic respiratory disease) Examination prominent ‘a’ wave palpable P2 right heart failure – increased JVP, (large V waves), parasternal heave, TR murmur, hepatomegaly[lifeinthefastlane.com] One or more of the following tests may be done if pulmonary hypertension is suspected: A chest x-ray may show heart enlargement and abnormal lung vessels.[circ.ahajournals.org] Diagnostic Approach We recommend early echocardiograms for the diagnosis of PH in preterm infants with severe respiratory distress syndrome who require high levels of ventilator[doi.org]

  • Pulmonary Consolidation

    Abdomen and lower limbs: Hepatomegaly may indicate right heart failure. Swollen calf (possible deep vein thrombosis).[patient.info] Home » Tutorials » Chest X-ray Tutorials » Chest X-ray Abnormalities » Introduction » 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 » Conclusion Key points Compare the left and right upper, middle[radiologymasterclass.co.uk] Eosinophilic pneumonia · Respiratory hypersensitivity ( Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis ) Hamman-Rich syndrome · Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Obstructive or restrictive[wikidoc.org]

Similar symptoms