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155 Possible Causes for Cor Pulmonale, Right-Sided Congestive Heart Failure

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Edema in cor pulmonale. Lancet 1975 ; ii: 1289 – 1290. Google Scholar 27 Richens JM Howard P. Oedema in cor pulmonale. Clin Sci 1982 ; 62: 255 – 259.[doi.org] The term "cor pulmonale" is still popular but there is presently no consensual definition and it seems more appropriate to define the condition by the presence of pulmonary[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A pathophysiological study of 10 cases of hypoxic cor pulmonale. Q J Med 1988 ; 66: 65 – 85.[doi.org]

  • Cor Pulmonale

    From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search congestive heart failure that involves a failure of the right side of the heart and is characterized by an enlargement of the[wikidata.org] […] lung diseases. [7] Cor Pulmonale Presentation The clinical manifestations of cor pulmonale may be nonspecific.[emedicine.medscape.com] Who gets cor pulmonale? Cor pulmonale generally occurs in adults with chronic lung disease.[symptoma.com]

  • Recurrent Pulmonary Embolism

    Greater attention is presently being directed toward the frequent occurrence of chronic embolization and its sequelae, chronic hypertension and cor pulmonale. 1 2 3 4 5 6[nejm.org] We present the case of a woman with KTWS, cor pulmonale, and death due to recurrent pulmonary embolism (PE).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Five cases with recurrent pulmonary embolism (RPE), all having severe chronic cor pulmonale due to marked pulmonary hypertension, were reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Interstitial Lung Disease

    Right-sided congested heart failure results when the right ventricle chronically overworks to overcome the vascular resistance of the lungs.[symptoma.com] Ultimately, right-sided (the side of the heart that pumps blood back to the lungs to receive oxygen) heart failure may result (known as cor pulmonale).[emedicinehealth.com] […] lung disease and can lead to enlargement of the heart and right-sided (the side of the heart that pumps blood back to the lungs to receive oxygen) heart failure (known as cor[medicinenet.com]

  • Pulmonary Hypertension

    Pulmonary hypertension is abnormally high blood pressure in the blood vessels of the lungs making the right side of the heart need to work harder than normal.[patientslikeme.com] cor pulmonale I26.90 Septic pulmonary embolism without acute cor pulmonale I26.92 Saddle embolus of pulmonary artery without acute cor pulmonale I26.99 Other pulmonary embolism[icd10data.com] If swelling of the legs (edema) or fluid retention due to right-sided heart failure is evident, then treatment with diuretics (water pills) may be advised.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Chronic Right-Sided Congestive Heart Failure

    We characterize congestive heart failure as either left sided congestive heart failure or right sided congestive heart failure.[vshcarolinas.com] Chronic cor pulmonale develops gradually.[nmihi.com] […] chronic congestive heart failure Acute right sided congestive heart failure (chf) Acute right-sided congestive heart failure At risk for congestive heart failure At risk[icd10data.com]

  • Eisenmenger Syndrome

    Diet and Activity Diet Patients with right-sided congestive heart failure should follow a no-salt-added or salt-restricted diet.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] thrombocytopenia, and immune dysfunction Prognosis age of onset depends on type and severity of defect can present as early as childhood death can result from decompensated cor[medbullets.com] sided congestive heart failure, hyperviscosity complications, pulmonary hemorrhage/ hemoptysis and endocarditis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ayerza Syndrome

    Ayerza syndrome - sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Pulmonale: Introduction to Cor Pulmonale, Etiology … Mar 03, 2016 · Cor pulmonale is estimated to account for 6-7% of all types of adult heart disease in the United States[couponknow.com] Medical Term: Pronunciation: ah-yār′shah Definition: sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale; associated with severe cyanosis, it is a condition resembling[rxmed.info]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    pulmonale) Call your provider if an infant or child has symptoms of CF, and experiences: Fever, increased coughing, changes in sputum or blood in sputum, loss of appetite[nlm.nih.gov] […] pancreatitis, biliary cirrhosis Malnutrition Nasal polyps and sinusitis Osteoporosis and arthritis Pneumonia that keeps coming back Pneumothorax Right-sided heart failure (cor[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension

    If swelling of the legs (edema) or fluid retention due to right-sided heart failure is evident, then treatment with diuretics (water pills) may be advised.[emedicinehealth.com] Recognizing and treating cor pulmonale and chronic thromboembolism AU - Ricciardi, Mark J.[scholars.northwestern.edu] […] which occur in patients with right sided heart failure.[thorax.bmj.com]

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