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1,123 Possible Causes for Increased Abdominal Girth, Jaw Dystonia, Pleural Effusion on Chest X-Ray

  • Meigs Syndrome

    […] or jaw dystonia (Oromandibular).[dystonia.org.uk] Her post-operative recovery was uneventful with complete resolution of her symptoms as well as her pleural effusion on chest X-ray.[clinmedjournals.org] abdominal girth, bloating, intermittent abdominal pain, dyspnea, nonproductive cough may help in differentiating potential local factor causing such symptoms.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    The daily dosage was adjusted on the basis of the patient's clinical response and her follow-up chest x-ray studies.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Testing may include a chest x-ray to look for cardiomegaly (an enlarged heart), pulmonary edema (fluid in the lungs), or pleural effusion (collection of fluid around the lungs[dx.doi.org] After 8 months of treatment, her symptoms improved and the pleural effusion showed significant regression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Acute Pancreatitis

    Ileus, loss of psoas shadow, sentinel loop, pancreatic calcification, and calcified gallstones Chest X-ray Pleural effusions (usually on left) and pulmonary infiltrates Chest[academic.oup.com] Although ACS is a clinical diagnosis, at times the diagnosis is suggested on CT in patients who exhibit the “round-belly sign”, defined as abdominal distension with an increased[pancreapedia.org] A repeat chest x-ray showed a left sided pleural effusion and signs of a developing empyema.[pancreas.imedpub.com]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Ascites

    x-ray may show pleural effusion or HF Ascitic Tap ( click here for details on how to perform and interpret an ascitic tap ) A diagnostic paracentesis, when only about 20[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] A 65-year-old man with a history of myocardial infarction is admitted for decreased exercise tolerance, increased abdominal girth, and ankle edema.[jamaevidence.mhmedical.com] Moderate amounts cause increased abdominal girth and weight gain.[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Adenocarcinoma of the Ovary

    Sometimes, a chest x-ray is used to detect metastases in the chest or pleural effusion.[en.wikipedia.org] […] pain, weight loss, vaginal bleeding, and increased abdominal girth.[dovemed.com] Ovarian cancers primarily metastasize intraperitoneally and later become noticeable mostly due to increasing abdominal girth caused by malignancy-related ascites.[amboss.com]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    According to the World Health Organization, pneumonia should be diagnosed by the identification of alveolar consolidation or pleural effusion on the chest X-ray. 2 Symptoms[gskpro.com] Pleural effusion may contribute to chest pain and make breathing difficult. Chest x-rays are taken to look for signs of pneumonia.[msdmanuals.com] The chest X-ray showed a white lung on the left and the transthoracic ultrasound revealed a pericardial effusion, resulting in pericardial drainage and pleural puncture that[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    Imaging studies • Chest X ray to identify pleural effusion in children with marked ascitis and respiratory compromise • USG abdomen identifies anatomical site,size,parenchymal[slideshare.net] ray,tuberculin test,hepatitis B,C ,HIV,ANA). • Urine culture is not necessary unless the child has clinical features suggestive of UTI 21.[slideshare.net] […] and cholestrol • Serum C3 and ASO done if there is gross or persistent microscopic haematuria • Appropriate tests are done,if necessary for associated conditions(eg.chest X[slideshare.net]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Niemann-Pick Disease

    Niemann-Pick disease is caused by reduced level of the lysosomal enzyme acid sphingomyelinase. Children can survive between 2 and 12 years based on the disease type. Two main types are well known: type A and B. Niemann-Pick disease type A is characterized by severe central nervous system deterioration and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Heart Failure

    Testing may include a chest x-ray to look for cardiomegaly (an enlarged heart), pulmonary edema (fluid in the lungs), or pleural effusion (collection of fluid around the lungs[jama.ama-assn.org] abdominal girth and epigastric and right upper quadrant (RUQ) abdominal pain.[emedicine.medscape.com] The confirmation, classification of severity, and clinical follow-up of pulmonary congestion and pleural effusions should be done using the chest X-ray.[doi.org]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia
  • Metastatic Ovarian Carcinoma

    Chest X-ray revealed persistent massive pleural effusion (Figure 1B) without any improvement in clinical symptoms.[jpmsonline.com] abdominal girth over the past month.[medbullets.com] abdominal girth Lethargy, fatigue or lack of energy Abdominal pain or swelling Elevated levels of the protein CA-125 According to the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance , most[cancercenter.com]

    Missing: Jaw Dystonia