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1,073 Possible Causes for Hemoptysis, Sinusitis

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Mild hemoptysis may be present; however, hemoptysis made also be seen with tuberculosis and other conditions.[emedicine.medscape.com] The composition of the NP bacterial community of children was significantly related prior to the history of acute sinusitis (R (2)   0.070, P   0.009).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hemoptysis suggests the possibility of tuberculosis. A tuberculin skin test, chest radiography, or both are appropriate in these patients.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    May see hemoptysis and/or systemic signs such as weight loss or poor appetite. CT of chest or chest radiograph may detect lesion. Bronchoscopy may find bronchial lesion.[online.epocrates.com] Parameter Adjusted Odds Ratio (95% CI) Primary diagnosis (vs. upper respiratory infection) Bronchitis 3.9 (2.5–5.9) Pneumonia 29.1 (12.2–69.5) Pharyngitis 6.7 (4.4–10.3) Sinusitis[mhmedical.com] […] now been the subject of numerous clinical trials for the successful treatment of a variety of upper respiratory tract infections including the common cold, tonsillitis, sinusitis[elsevier.com]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    […] more common in middle-aged men, possibly related to collagen vascular disease, with positive 'rheumatoid' serology Clinical Aggressive–rapid onset of dyspnea, orthopnea, hemoptysis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The most common side effects of Esbriet include feeling tired, insomnia, upper respiratory tract infections, sinusitis, headache, dizziness, decreased weight and decreased[gene.com] In the work-up of cough in IPF, infections, chronic sinusitis, COPD-associated chronic bronchitis and pulmonary malignancies should also be excluded.[err.ersjournals.com]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    The bronchial arteries are the culprit vessels in over 90% of cases of hemoptysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Notably, in 7 out of the 24 sinuses the mucosa was so swollen postoperatively that no fluid was detected. Ten patients had developed their frontal sinuses.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] From 2007 to 2015, 12 patients underwent 17 BAE procedures for hemoptysis at our institution.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

    […] after the initiation of intravenous methylprednisolone pulse therapy (mPSL pulse) and intravenous cyclophosphamide pulse therapy (IVCY), the patient experienced cough and hemoptysis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] X-ray of the sinuses may also reveal chronic inflammation.[symptoma.com] […] months in 90% of patients Presentation Symptom/physical exam upper respiratory symptoms sinusitis (most common) recurrent otitis media otalgia lower respiratory symptoms hemoptysis[medbullets.com]

  • Pneumonia

    The same types of bacteria or viral pathogens that cause pneumonia infections are already present in many people’s airways and sinuses (especially in children, who carry these[draxe.com]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    Chest pain due to pleural involvement is common, as is hemoptysis, which is characteristically “rusty”, since it is derived from altered blood in alveolar spaces.[histopathology-india.net] The pneumococcal bacteria can spread from the upper respiratory tract to the sinuses or ears where it results in relatively minor infections, however it can also spread to[pneumorisk.com.au] Upper Respiratory Infections : they gain access through the eustachian tube to the middle ear causing otitis media , or into the sinuses causing sinusitis OR 2.[web.biosci.utexas.edu]

  • Scedosporium Infection

    Hemoptysis is frequently observed.[ijpmonline.org] Follow-up MRI and CT of the brain and sinuses did not show any evidence for sinusitis or invasion of the adjacent anatomical structures.[e-ijd.org] Systemic invasive disease, most commonly in the form of pneumonia, is a severe and life-threatening infection that occurs as a result of local fungal invasion and cough, hemoptysis[symptoma.com]

  • Aspergillosis

    Chronic pulmonary aspergillosis is a major cause of life-threatening hemoptysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Planar bone scan image revealed incidental focal lesion in skull base, which was considered to be the left sphenoid sinusitis by the bone SPECT/CT scan.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The infection may also develop in the ear canals and sinuses.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Kartagener Syndrome

    No hemoptysis had occurred. (He had had a chronic postnasal "drip" with frequent . . .[nejm.org] Carcinoma of paranasal sinuses accounts only 0.3% of all cancers. Adenosquamous carcinoma makes only 2% of the nose and paranasal sinuses tumours.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There was no history of hemoptysis, pedal edema and paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnoea.[mjdrdypu.org]

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