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139 Possible Causes for Edema, Jugular Venous Distention, Leg Edema

  • Heart Failure

    Proper evaluation of the patient’s history as well as physical checks for signs of congestion such as jugular venous distention can bring about the underlying cardiac abnormality[] A 35-year-old woman with fever, edema and rash was admitted. Pleural effusion and cardiomegaly were observed.[] The weakening of the heart's pumping ability causes Blood and fluid to back up into the lungs The buildup of fluid in the feet, ankles and legs - called edema Tiredness and[]

  • Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension

    Physical examination often reveals signs of right heart failure including jugular venous distention, hepatomegaly, ascites, and peripheral edema. 1 Bruits may be appreciated[] […] male with unexplained severe pulmonary arterial hypertension with a seven-day history of progressive shortness of breath, hemoptysis, chest discomfort and bilateral pedal edema[] […] due to fluid retention ( edema ) Developing cyanosis (blue color to fingers and toes) Fainting Rarely, coughing up blood Cleveland Clinic News & More Cleveland Clinic News[]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Physical examination reveals an S3 gallop, 2 peripheral pitting edema, and marked jugular venous distention.[] Peripheral edema: Edema develops in the feet in ambulatory patients and sacral edema in bed bound patients.[] Complications include swelling of the legs (edema), kidney problems and fluid in the lungs.[]

  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

    venous distention - Peripheral edema without pulmonary congestion - peripheral edema - Hepatomegaly - Jugular venous distention - ascites - cyanosis - fatigue - Sounds like[] […] with the following symptoms: Fatigue Dyspnea Abdominal discomfort and ascites, due to systemic venous congestion Pulsations felt by the patient at the neck area Peripheral edema[] In some cases, the patient experiences peripheral edema and hepatic congestion.[]

  • Cardiac Amyloidosis

    Physical examination findings were consistent with fluid overload: jugular venous distention, decreased breath sounds at the right base up to the mid lung field, pulsatile[] This report discusses a 75-year-old male who presented with worsening dyspnea on exertion, orthopnea, and lower-extremity edema.[] A 64-year-old man was admitted to our hospital with leg edema and nocturnal dyspnea.[]

  • Pericardial Effusion

    There was significant pulsus paradoxus of 20 mm Hg and obvious jugular venous distention. The pulmonary examination revealed bilateral vesicular breath sounds.[] Fluid retention may be present as edema, weight gain, or third place fluid collection. Pericardial effusion is rarely seen with docetaxel treatment.[] A 61-year-old male patient was admitted to our hospital for progressive leg edema, dyspnea on exertion, and lower-extremity muscle weakness.[]

  • Hypotension

    Cardiogenic shock - This presents as cool extremities, faint pulses, and jugular venous distention. 3.[] MR imaging was also suggestive of both intracranial hypotension and RCVS and showed, in addition, vasogenic edema consistent with PRES.[] However, postoperative sore throat and mild hoarseness may occur due to laryngeal edema but bilateral vocal cord paralysis as a result of recurrent laryngeal nerve injury[]

  • Constrictive Pericarditis

    Physical examination revealed only jugular venous distention. CT demonstrated a normal pericardium with pleural effusions.[] The signs and symptoms of CP include fatigue, edema, ascites, and liver dysfunction. These can be mistakenly diagnosed as primary liver disease.[] venous distention, hypotension, ST segment elevation on electrocardiogram, and ventricular interdependence with septal shift during diastole on transthoracic echocardiogram[]

  • Traumatic Asphyxia

    Patients can also display jugular venous distention and facial edema . [2] Associated injuries include pulmonary contusion , myocardial contusion , hemo / pneumothorax , and[] Cervicofacial cyanosis and edema, subconjunctival hemorrhage, and multiple ecchymotic hemorrhage of the face, neck, and upper part of the chest were documented.[] Traumatic asphyxia is a distinctive clinical syndrome characterized by cervicofacial cyanosis and edema, multiple petechiae, and subconjunctival hemorrhage after a severe[]

  • Multiple Myeloma

    Clinical manifestations with head and neck purpura, unexplained submandibular swelling, signs of heart diastolic dysfunction such as jugular venous distention (white arrowhead[] A 34-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with abdominal distention and lower extremity edema.[] A 75-year-old man presented with progressive leg edema, had nephrotic range proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia, moderate renal failure, and occult blood in his urine.[]

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