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462 Possible Causes for Head and Neck Swelling, Tracheal Tug

  • Mediastinal Neoplasm

    Abstract A case of giant cell tumor of the thoracic spine simulating mediastinal neoplasm was identified on plain films, CT scans, MR images, and with scintigraphy. CT showed a hypervascular soft-tissue mass with shell-like calcification in the right upper mediastinum. MR imaging showed a collapse of the T1 vertebral[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

    However, depending on the size, growth rate, and location of these abnormalities, they can cause: pain in the jaw, neck, chest, or back swelling in the arms, neck, or head[heart.ucla.edu] tug), and tracheal deviation.[merckmanuals.com] Symptoms of an ascending thoracic aneurysm may include: Pain in the chest, neck and/or back Swelling of the head, neck and arms Heart failure caused by blood backing up into[ucdmc.ucdavis.edu]

  • Obesity

    Obes Res Clin Pract. 2017 May - Jun;11(3):364-369. doi: 10.1016/j.orcp.2017.02.003. Epub 2017 Mar 9. Author information 1 Department of Cardiology, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China. 2 Department of Cardiology, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China. Electronic address: cm6141@sina.com. Abstract The[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Angioedema

    Some authors have suggested that swelling anywhere on the head and neck should heighten suspicion of airway compromise and should prompt advanced examination.[airwayelearning.com] […] of the head or neck, were reported as potential study end points.[doi.org] Angioedema generally occurs on the extremities and digits as well as areas of the head, neck, face, and in men, genitalia.[worldallergy.org]

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  • Childhood Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

    2016 Asthma in the elderly: A different disease? Articolo su rivista Vai 2016 Higher serum levels of periostin and the risk of exacerbations in moderate asthmatics Articolo su rivista Vai 2016 Asthmatics with high levels of serum surfactant protein D have more severe disease Articolo su rivista Vai 2016 Challenges in[…][unipa.it]

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  • Substernal Goiter

    Abstract Substernal goiter is defined as a thyroid growth beyond the thoracic inlet. Using the cross-section imaging CT system, it can be classified into three grades. The aim of the study was to validate the surgical approach and the occurrence of postoperative complications with substernal goiter extension in[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Cervical Lymphadenitis

    Abstract We describe five apparently immunologically normal children with infection caused by Mycobacterium haemophilum and resulting in perihilar or cervical lymphadenitis. Clinical distinction from Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection could be made by culture only, because differential Mantoux test results suggested[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Liposarcoma

    RATIONALE: Liposarcoma is a cancerous mesenchymal tumor and the most common soft-tissue sarcoma that starts in the adipose tissue. Liposarcoma is commonly found in lower extremities and retroperitoneum, but rarely occurs in the mediastinum. PATIENT CONCERNS: A 63-year-old male was referred to our clinic with a[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck

    Head and neck cancer is a complex disease that historically has been associated with high recurrence rates and poor long-term outcomes, highlighting the critical need for[curetoday.com] Treatment-related grade 3/4 AEs included liver enzyme increases, fatigue, decreased appetite, low sodium, pneumonitis, facial swelling and hypothyroidism.[curetoday.com]

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  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    Most common symptoms include a sense of fullness in the head, neck and facial swelling, dyspnea, chest pain, cough, dysphagia and distended upper extremities.[symptoma.com] He developed abrupt respiratory failure with marked head/neck swelling and purplish discoloration.[neurology.org] Symptoms of SVCS include: shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, especially when bending over or lying down feeling of fullness in the head or ears swelling of the face[cancer.ca]

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