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100 Possible Causes for Distended Neck Veins, Hepatomegaly, Increased Jugular Venous Pressure, Liver Tenderness

  • Cardiac Tamponade

    Jugular enlargement – This vein engorges with the increasing jugular venous pressure.[symptoma.com] neck veins, worse with inspiration ( Kussmaul sign ) Diminished heart sounds ( Beck’s Triad : a combination of distended neck veins, hypotension, and diminished heart sounds[cardiachealth.org] […] symptoms of right heart failure Cardiogenic shock , asystole Beck's triad for cardiac tamponade : hypotension , muffled heart sounds , distended neck veins ![amboss.com] Pearls: Beck’s triad (JVD, muffled heart sounds, hypotension), pulsus paradoxus, EKG changes, peripheral edema, and hepatomegaly are non-specific in the identification of[emdocs.net]

  • Cor Pulmonale

    jugular venous pressure) are often obscured by hyperinflation of the chest 6 which is present in a number of COPD patients.[heart.bmj.com] liver, and dependent edema.[health.am] Examination reveals cyanosis, distended neck veins, and a prominent epigastric pulsation Cor pulmonale is right ventricular enlargement and eventually failure secondary to[smartypance.com] Findings include peripheral edema, neck vein distention, hepatomegaly, and a parasternal lift. Diagnosis is clinical and by echocardiography.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Chronic Right-Sided Congestive Heart Failure

    The fluid status is checked by jugular venous pressure, which usually gets accentuated by the hepatojugular reflux.[newhealthadvisor.com] Physical exam may reveal distended veins in the neck, enlarged and tender liver, swelling of lower extremities (edema), and abdominal swelling and discomfort due to fluid[nmihi.com] 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] Resulting clinical syndromes including shortness of breath, pitting edema, enlarged tender liver, and pulmonary rales in various combinations. heart failure (härt fālyur)[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Jugular venous pressure is frequently assessed as a marker of fluid status, which can be accentuated by eliciting hepatojugular reflux .[en.wikipedia.org] Resulting clinical syndromes including shortness of breath, pitting edema, enlarged tender liver, engorged neck veins, and pulmonary rales in various combinations. congestive[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Cardiac examination at the age of 6 years revealed constrictive pericarditis with significant elevation of atrial filling pressures, consecutive hepatomegaly, and protein[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Right upper quadrant sonogram revealed hepatomegaly of 15 cm, trace amount of perihepatic ascites, pericholecystic fluid, and also thickened edematous gallbladder wall with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency

    […] compliance and signs of right-sided failure appear: jugular venous distension, hepatic congestion, ascites, and peripheral edema.[ispub.com] Systolic pulsations of an enlarged, tender liver. Ascites and oedema.[patient.info] Finally, laboratory tests may reveal hyperbilirubinemia and increased liver transaminase levels due to congestive hepatomegaly.[symptoma.com] His recent chest radiograph revealed increased cardiothoracic ratio and ultrasound abdomen showed hepatomegaly.[omicsonline.org]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    […] is enlarged and may be tender or even pulsatile.[en.wikipedia.org] Where pulmonary oedema occurs in association with right heart failure , hepatomegaly and peripheral oedema are usual.[patient.info] […] peripheral edema (swelling of the legs, in general, of the "pitting" variety, wherein the skin is slow to return to normal when pressed upon), raised jugular venous pressure and hepatomegaly[en.wikipedia.org] […] legs, in general, of the "pitting" variety, wherein the skin is slow to return to normal when pressed upon), raised jugular venous pressure and hepatomegaly , where the liver[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Acute Cor Pulmonale

    , pulsatile liver, a loud pulmonic component of the 2nd heart sound, or evidence of venous thrombosis.[clinicaladvisor.com] neck veins, cyanosis, wheezes or crackles, split S2, systolic ejection murmur with click, S3/S4 with systolic tricuspid regurgitation, pitting edema What is cor pulmonale[quizlet.com] Findings include peripheral edema, neck vein distention, hepatomegaly, and a parasternal lift. Diagnosis is clinical and by echocardiography.[merckmanuals.com] May manifest as hepatomegaly.[pathwaymedicine.org]

  • Pericardial Effusion

    In fact, drainage of fluid lowered the blood pressure in these patients. 3. Increased jugular venous pressure- which decreases during inspiration. 4.[iame.com] […] symptoms of right heart failure Cardiogenic shock , asystole Beck's triad for cardiac tamponade : hypotension , muffled heart sounds , distended neck veins ![amboss.com] Radiologic examinations were carried out, and the computed tomography scan revealed a hepatomegaly and a chest X-ray showed evidence of a unilateral pleural effusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At physical examination systolic blood pressure was higher than 100 mmHg in 94% of patients, elevation of the jugular venous pressure was suspected in only 74%, hepatomegaly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Malignant Pericardial Effusion

    Physical Examination Findings Increased ventricular filling pressures cause jugular venous distention and Kussmaul's sign (paradoxical rise in jugular venous pressure on inspiration[clevelandclinicmeded.com] P/A distended , umbilicus – normal flank fullness present Liver – palpable 4 cm below right costal margin, firm , tender , Spleen – tip just palpable Shifting dullness present[slideshare.net] On evaluation, radiology revealed right adrenal mass with periportal, periaortic and aortocaval lymphadenopathy, mild hepatomegaly with fatty liver and cardiac tamponade with[article.sciencepublishinggroup.com] veins distended JVP – elevated upto 8 cm. ( CVP – 13 cm of blood column ) Vitals : T – 99F , PR – 120 /min RR – 26 / min BP – 100/70 mm of Hg 6.[slideshare.net]

  • Pleural Effusion

    Jugular Venous Pressure (CHF, Pericarditis ) Orthopnea (CHF) Lower extremity edema (CHF) Pericardial Friction Rub ( Pericarditis ) S3 Gallop rhythm (CHF) Abdomen Hepatomegaly[fpnotebook.com] On examination, she had bilateral pedal oedema, tender mild hepatomegaly, bilateral pleural effusion and ascites.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs and Symptoms that Suggest an Etiology of Pleural Effusion Signs and symptoms Suggested etiology Ascites Cirrhosis Distended neck veins Heart failure, pericarditis Dyspnea[aafp.org] The pleural effusion may be a transudate (due to obstruction of the superior vena cava that causes an increase in venous pressure), 117 or rather chylothorax. 118,119 It is[archbronconeumol.org]

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