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557 Possible Causes for Hyperventilation, Tachycardia, Tachypnea

  • Pneumonia

    Oral flora and/or gastric contents in the lung space can lead to tachypnea, pulmonary edema, spasm and a diffuse pneumonitis picture on chest X-ray.[clinicaladvisor.com] The use of quantitative end-tidal capnometry to avoid inadvertent severe hyperventilation in patients with head injury after paramedic rapid sequence intubation.[ems1.com] A 23-month-old girl visited the emergency department with high fever, cough, first wheezing episode, chest retraction and tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Metabolic Acidosis

    During the initial examination by the physician at our hospital, the patient presented with tachypnea, a precordinal burning sensation, nausea and metabolic acidosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In patients 1 and 2, hyperventilation delayed weaning mechanical ventilation.[anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org] Commonest signs were tachycardia (100%) and moaning (73%). At presentation 52% were in cardiogenic shock.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    On arrival to the emergency department (ED) the patient was noted to be febrile with tachycardia, tachypnea, and hypoxia and was intubated for respiratory failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Finally, women were more likely to be exposed to a high VT and hyperventilation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptoms usually appear shortly after birth and may include tachypnea, tachycardia, chest wall retractions (recession), expiratory grunting, nasal flaring and cyanosis[orpha.net]

  • Sepsis

    The infant was managed with respiratory support and gradually infant improved and diagnosis of transient tachypnea of newborn was made.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most prominent are: Decreased urine output Fast heart rate Fever Hypothermia (very low body temperature) Shaking Chills Warm skin or a skin rash Confusion or delirium Hyperventilation[my.clevelandclinic.org] A 63-year-old woman presented with fever, tachycardia and tachypnoea, with right sided chest and hypochondrial pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Salicylate Poisoning

    GI: Nausea Vomiting Epigastric pain Hematemesis Pulmonary: Tachypnea Noncardiogenic pulmonary edema CNS: Tinnitus Deafness Delirium Seizures Coma In suspected overdose settings[5minuteconsult.com] Hyperventilation (P less than .01), dehydration (P less than .001), and severe central nervous system manifestations (P less than .001) occurred more frequently in the chronic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dizziness tachycardia and hyperventilation also occur. More severe poisoning can lead to delirium, agitation and convulsions.[gcs3.co.uk]

  • Acidosis

    Tachypnea in physiological response to metabolic acidosis can be an early sign.[calpoison.org] Previous Index Next 5.5.1 Hyperventilation Compensation for a metabolic acidosis is hyperventilation to decrease the arterial pCO 2 .[anaesthesiamcq.com] The development of lactic acidosis depends on the magnitude of hyperlactatemia, the buffering capacity of the body, and the coexistence of other conditions that produce tachypnea[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Ethylene Glycol

    As the high osmolar gap resolves, HAGMA (high anion gap metabolic acidosis) and hypocalcemia occur, with clinical manifestations that include dyspnoea, tachypnea, tachycardia[lifeinthefastlane.com] Physical examination revealed hyperventilation and abdominal tenderness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] His examination was significant for confusion, acetone odour, tachycardia and tachypnoea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malignant Hyperthermia

    Characteristic signs of malignant hyperthermia (MH) include unexplained tachycardia, increased end-tidal carbon dioxide (Etco₂) concentration, metabolic and respiratory acidosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Many features of a typical malignant hyperthermia episode were present, including tachydysrhythmia, tachypnea, and fever in association with metabolic acidosis, hyperCKemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] continuous rapid intravenous push Cooling procedures until body temperature is Dextrose, insulin, calcium chloride, and possibly dialysis for correction of hyperkalemia Hyperventilation[revonto.com]

  • Asphyxia

    Symptoms include cyanosis, nasal flaring, tachypnea and crackles on exam. Treatment includes oxygen supplementation, ventilation and addressing cardiac dysfunction (11).[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] Choking and hyperventilating are everyday examples that cause lack of oxygen to the brain.[cerebralpalsy.org] Early identification and management of ventricular tachycardia in neonate with perinatal asphyxia can be life-saving.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ventricular Septal Defect

    Four, 5-day-old to 7-month-old, infants weighing 2500, 2700, 2800, and 3400g, respectively presented to emergency unit (EU) with cyanosis, tachypnea, and loss of weight.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sedation, with infusions of fentanyl and a neuromuscular blocking agent and hyperventilation are instituted to manage pulmonary artery hypertension.[chw.org] […] dexmedetomidine (DEX) infusion before surgical incision and cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) versus initiation after CPB had an impact on the incidence of junctional ectopic tachycardia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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