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1,266 Possible Causes for Dysphagia, Pleural Effusion

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    In this report, we describe a patient with acute dysphagia in whom a lower esophageal mass was detected radiographically.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculous (TB) oesophagitis is a rare manifestation of dysphagia occurring in 0.3% of all gastro-intestinal tract TB infections as well as 0.15% of all cases of dysphagia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The definitive diagnosis was BTB with pleural effusion. Treatment with a quadruple combinational antituberculous therapy was initiated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a 9-year-old girl from Mumbai, India with fever, bilateral pleural effusion, thrombocytopaenia, haemoconcentration and oliguria due to hantavirus infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Esophageal Perforation

    Eleven months postoperatively, he complained of new onset dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Computed tomography demonstrated small bilateral pleural effusions. He was judged to be stable and was discharged again, but returned 2 days later with chest pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chest radiography and computed tomography (CT) revealed a massive left pleural effusion and left tension pneumothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hodgkin's Disease

    We report the case of a 16 years old female who presented with 6 months history of dry cough, hemoptysis, dyspnea, dysphagia and dysphonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] effusion from lymphatic obstruction About 1/3 have pleural effusions Effusion usually does not contain malignant cells Pneumonic form Diffuse nonsegmental infiltrate (pneumonic[learningradiology.com] Whole lung and heart irradiation was also planned due to bilateral pleural and pericardial effusions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    He had dysphagia, weight loss and hoarseness of voice. Lab tests potassium of 2.5 mmol/l, with normal sodium, urea, creatinine. Bicarbonate 35 mmol/l.[endocrine-abstracts.org] Hereby, we describe a case of a patient with pulmonary plasmacytoma, who developed nodal and pulmonary MM with a pleural effusion, the radiological appearance of which mimicked[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Arms: limb edema Periorbital area: periorbital edema Ocular mucosal membranes: chemosis (visual disturbance) Pharynx and larynx: stridor and hoarseness Walls of GI tract: dysphagia[epomedicine.com]

  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    (sricture)Dysphagia(sricture)  Atypical symp – Angina like chest pain , pulm orAtypical symp – Angina like chest pain , pulm or laryngeal symplaryngeal symp 9.[slideshare.net] effusion, Mediastinal widening, Subcutaneous emphysema, Nacleiro sign [a V-shaped radiolucency seen through the heart representing air in the left lower mediastinum that[prep4usmle.com] She had also been suffering from heartburn and dysphagia.[kjim.org]

  • Gastric Cancer

    In early stages it presents with non-specific and vague symptoms, in advanced stages it may cause nausea and vomiting, dysphagia, loss of appetite, abdominal mass or weight[orpha.net] There were 2 treatment-related grade 5 AEs (acute kidney injury and pleural effusion).[onclive.com] Symptoms of Gastric CancerSymptom PercentWeight loss 62%Abdominal pain 52%Nausea 34%Dysphagia 26%Melena 20%Early satiety 18%Ulcer type pain 17% 10.[slideshare.net]

  • Sarcoidosis

    The following symptoms are encountered relatively commonly as a result of neurological involvement: Facial numbness, dysphagia, hoarseness, headache, visual field defects[patient.info] Despite overall clinical management with diuretics, pleural effusion persisted and the patient underwent medical thoracoscopy with pleural biopsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A chest computed tomography (CT) scan revealed bilateral diffuse miliary patterns and right pleural effusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    Facial edema, dyspnea, cough, dysphagia together with neck and upper extremity distension are most frequently reported.[symptoma.com] The pleural effusion was confirmed to be a tuberculous empyema.[erj.ersjournals.com] An 84-year-old man presented to endocrinology unit with gradually increasing neck mass, dysphagia, and shortness of breath.[endocrine-abstracts.org]

  • Kaposi Sarcoma

    Lesions are often asymptomatic and clinically indolent, but signs and symptoms can include the following: Odynophagia, dysphagia Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain Hematemesis[emedicine.medscape.com] To our knowledge, this is the first report of bloody pleural effusion and ascites associated with KS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a 52-year-old Caucasian man with HIV/AIDS and Kaposi sarcoma who presented with dyspnea and pleural effusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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