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121 Possible Causes for Dyspnea at Rest, Pleurisy, Tachycardia

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    Among the 144 patients who received heparin only, 39 (27%) demonstrated an increase in RVSP at 6-month follow-up, and 18 (46%) of these 39 patients had either dyspnea at rest[doi.org] Pulmonary embolism (PE) represents a clinical challenge for clinicians because of nonspecific presentations, including dyspnea, chest pain, and tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It can mimic pneumonia, congestive heart failure, and a viral illness known as pleurisy.[vascularcures.org]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    After 48h following the accident, the patient's condition rapidly deteriorated, with severe dyspnea at rest, tachycardia, and increasing chest pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Bidirectional ventricular tachycardia (BVT) is a rare ventricular tachyarrhythmia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a case of IDH occurring after acute anterior wall myocardial infarction that terminated fatally preceded by a hemodynamically unstable incessant ventricular tachycardia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Infarction

    […] pregnancy and older age Small infarcts usually have minimal symptoms; if bronchial circulation is inadequate (so reduced collateral circulation), then have shortness of breath, tachycardia[pathologyoutlines.com] . - Overlying pleura shows patches of fibrinous pleurisy due to irritation. - With time the center of the infarct becomes brown and eventually pale as the hemorrhage breaks[histopathology-india.net] […] suspicious of a pulmonary infarction if the patient is experiencing hemoptysis or chest pain, or if the physical exam shows evidence of a very large embolus (in particular, if tachycardia[verywell.com]

  • Pneumonia

    A 23-month-old girl visited the emergency department with high fever, cough, first wheezing episode, chest retraction and tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At 68, Clinton falls into this category, and complications of pneumonia include: Pleurisy—where the thin linings between your lungs and ribcage (pleura) become inflamed, which[newsweek.com] One week after admission, she developed fever, dyspnea, hypoxemia, tachycardia, and increased serum C-reactive protein level.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pleural Effusion

    He additionally complained of night sweats over the past few days, and dyspnea on exertion.[rc.rcjournal.com] pleurisy, which has no fluid accumulation.[health.harvard.edu] 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Type 1 Excludes pleurisy with effusion ( J90 ) Effusion pleura, pleurisy, pleuritic, pleuropericardial J90 Pleurisy (acute) (adhesive[icd10data.com]

  • Acute Pericarditis

    On physical examination, she had tachycardia, hepatomegaly, and muffled heart sounds.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The pain is typically relieved by leaning forwards The differentials for this type of pain are basically pleurisy and pericarditis Fever – a low grade fever may be present[almostadoctor.co.uk] Acute pericarditis is almost invariably associated with sinus tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    Dyspnea usually is mild and exertional and is rarely present at rest. Chest pain is pleuritic and is adjacent to the infected area.[merckmanuals.com] Some of the other symptoms of bacterial pneumonia are yperthermia or hypothermia, tachypnea, tachycardia, central cyanosis, and mental impairment.[symptoma.com] ICD-10-CM J15.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v 36.0): 193 Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with mcc 194 Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with cc 195 Simple[icd10data.com]

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    Chemical pneumonia The physical symptoms of this type of pneumonia range from tachypnea, tachycardia, wheezing or cyanosis.[symptoma.com] […] increased fluids (3l/day), thin up mucous, increased RR, and to replace insensible losses, antipyretics, fever, analgesics (chest pain), antiemtic (gerd,proton pump inhibitor) -Pleurisy[quizlet.com] Hereby we report a patient hospitalized due to aspiration pneumonia who developed pleurisy and pneumothorax after drinking paint thinner.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Legionnaires' Disease

    On admission, he was febrile, toxic looking, dehydrated with hypotension and tachycardia. No clinical signs of respiratory infection were detected on admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Coughing, shortness of breath, pleurisy -like pain, and abdominal distress are common, and occasionally some mental confusion is present.[web.archive.org] Physical examination findings that are most common include pulmonary rÉles and other evidence of lung consolidation, tachypnoea and tachycardia.[web.archive.org]

  • Empyema

    […] present with no differently than any patient with acute cholecystitis, with symptoms that only sometime include fever temperature, 101 F, stable blood pressure, and mild tachycardia[laparoscopyhospital.com] Purulent pleurisy Pyopneumothorax Septic pleurisy Seropurulent pleurisy Suppurative pleurisy accessory sinus (chronic) - see Sinusitis antrum (chronic) - see Sinusitis, maxillary[icd10data.com] The diagnosis was made 62 years after what was, in retrospect, an episode of tuberculous pleurisy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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