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243 Possible Causes for Hypoxia, Lip Cyanosis, X-Ray Abnormal

  • Asbestosis

    (" cyanosis "), and failure of the right side of the heart ("cor pulmonale").[medicinenet.com] OximetryPulse oximetry will usually reveal hypoxia which may be exacerbated in the presence of right heart failure and cor pulmonale.[symptoma.com] […] shadowing on the chest x-ray and abnormalities of lung function tests.[australianasbestosnetwork.org.au]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Poor judgement Breathlessness during rest Rapid heart rate (90 to 100 bpm at rest) Blue/grey lips or fingernails (cyanosis) Fever of up to 101.3 F/38.5 C Profuse perspiration[climbing-high.com] The hypoxia changes pulmonary vascular resistance (hypoxic pulmonary venous constriction, as opposed to elsewhere in the body).[openanesthesia.org] Examples of tests used in diagnosing pulmonary edema include: complete blood count echocardiogram, or an ultrasound, to check for abnormal heart activity chest X-ray (CXR)[healthline.com]

  • Cor Pulmonale

    , or gums ( cyanosis ) pronounced neck veins inability to tolerate exercise Pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale can lead to severe fluid retention which, in turn, can[verywell.com] Hypoxia and acidosis - The vasoconstrictive effect of hypoxia is a potent stimulus for hypertension.[rjoson.tripod.com] Diagnostic highlights Test Normal Result Abnormality With Condition Explanation Chest x-rays Normal heart size and clear lungs Enlarged right ventricle and pulmonary artery[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • High Altitude Pulmonary Edema

    […] min of hypoxia.[onlinejacc.org] Poor judgement Breathlessness during rest Rapid heart rate (90 to 100 bpm at rest) Blue/grey lips or fingernails (cyanosis) Fever of up to 101.3 F/38.5 C Profuse perspiration[climbing-high.com] Both the prompt resolution of the opacity on the chest X-ray and the initial increased pulmonary artery pressure are evidence of HAPE.[extremephysiolmed.biomedcentral.com]

  • Right to Left Shunt

    […] the aetiology of the hypoxia.[omicsonline.org] This anomaly presents with large right-to-left shunt, as cyanosis, and is a prominent clinical sign in this patient.[heartindia.net] Chest x ray was normal and there were no ECG abnormalities.[heart.bmj.com]

  • Amniotic Fluid Embolism

    - ‘Classic’ triad hypoxia, haemodynamic collapse, DIC APO/ALI ( 90%) Cardiac arrest ( 90%) Fetal distress (100%) SOB Bronchospasm Cough Arrhythmia Chest pain Seizure Headache[lifeinthefastlane.com] Chest X-ray does not often show any abnormality in the early stages before ARDS develops. ECG may demonstrate a right ventricular strain pattern in the early stage.[ceaccp.oxfordjournals.org] Usually presents with respiratory distress, hypotension, hypoxia.[openanesthesia.org]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Cyanosis (blue skin, lips, and nails caused by lack of oxygen to the tissues) is often seen.[medlineplus.gov] The alveoli are then filled with fluid and are unable to perform the normal oxygenation of the blood and the patient suffers from hypoxia.[faron.com] Chest X-rays showed abnormalities in 60–100% of the patients [ 16 Wong K.T., Antonio G.E., Hui D.S., Lee N., Yuen E.H., Wu A., and al.[em-consulte.com]

  • Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Lung transplantation may be considered for some patients. [18] Prognosis [ edit ] Lung with end-stage pulmonary fibrosis at autopsy Hypoxia caused by pulmonary fibrosis can[en.wikipedia.org] (blue lips, nail beds, and sometimes skin due to lack of oxygen in the tissue) clubbing of the fingers (enlarged fingertips) Pulmonary fibrosis can lead to several severe[chealth.canoe.com] The chest X-ray may or may not be abnormal. However, a special X-ray test called a high resolution CT scan will frequently demonstrate abnormalities.[medicinenet.com]

  • Influenza Pneumonia

    After typical symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection and fever appear, severe respiratory decline with hypoxia and cyanosis can ensue without early recognition and[symptoma.com] […] to smoking Allergies : NKDA Any Medications : None Lab Results Patient Treatment Goals -Clear breath sounds -Achieve normal breathing patterns (no dyspnea) -No signs of hypoxia[prezi.com] Nevertheless, approximately 2-5 days after the appearance of signs and symptoms typical for influenza, dyspnea, hypoxia, hemoptysis, cyanosis, and rapidly ensuing acute respiratory[symptoma.com]

  • Atelectasis

    English s collapsed lung ( atelectasis ); lack of oxygen in the body (hypoxia); congestion; cough; noisy or More by bab.la Other dictionary words arrow_upward[en.bab.la] (which releases surfactant into the alveoli) Periodic coughing (which clears the airways of secretions) Major consequences of atelectasis include underventilation (with hypoxia[msdmanuals.com] This condition may be due to a variety of causes, including prematurity, diminished nervous stimulus to breathing and crying, fetal hypoxia from any cause, including oversedation[healthcentral.com]

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