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22 Possible Causes for Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness, Pallor

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    […] wheezing S 3 gallop and/or pulsus alternans Increased intensity of P 2 heart sound Hepatojugular reflux Ascites, hepatomegaly, and/or anasarca Central or peripheral cyanosis, pallor[emedicine.com]

  • Cardiomyopathy

    Affected individuals may also experience excessive sweating, fatigue, wheezing, and paleness of the skin (pallor).[rarediseases.org]

  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    Signs are pallor; tachyardia; in some patients shock. Prevalent in males, usually onset after 30 years of age - it takes some time and effort to drink that much.[whonamedit.com]

  • Cardiac Tamponade

    However, patient had bradycardia, and the other striking examination findings were coarse facies with pallor, madarosis, absent axillary and pubic hair and breast atrophy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Beck's triad Hypotension Muffled heart sounds Distended neck veins Tachycardia, pulsus paradoxus Retrosternal chest pain Apical impulse difficult to locate or nonpalpable Pallor[amboss.com]

  • Fetal Erythroblastosis

    SignsMother• Polyhydramnios in mother.Baby• Pallor • Hepatosplenomegaly – signifying active haemolysis• Jaundice MAY NOT be there at birth – since the mother’s kidney will[de.slideshare.net] Clinical signs of severe haemolytic disease are pallor, hepatosplenomegaly, oedema, petechiae and ascites.[patient.info] There were no further concerns until day 12 of life when she presented with a short history of poor feeding, lethargy and pallor.[doi.org]

  • Suppurative Pericarditis

    Patients with large pericardial effusions have an area of increased dullness at the base of the heart in addition to generalized enlargement of the area of cardiac dullness[tele.med.ru] Case-report: A healthy 3 month-old patient admitted with dyspnea, pallor and anorexia, developing cardiogenic shock due to cardiac tamponade.[researchers.unab.cl] […] hypotension (blood pressure at 106/65 mmHg); respiratory frequency of 50 breaths per minute; fever (38.3 C); SaO 2 in 74% with oxygen at one liter per minute; mucocutaneous pallor[revistas.unal.edu.co]

  • Aortic Valve Stenosis

    It may also be accompanied by the characteristic "Dresden china" appearance of pallor with a light flush.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Pericardial Effusion

    Considerable amounts of pericardial fluid may muffle heart sounds, increase the area of cardiac dullness, and change the size and shape of the cardiac silhouette.[merckmanuals.com] Beck's triad Hypotension Muffled heart sounds Distended neck veins Tachycardia , pulsus paradoxus Retrosternal chest pain Apical impulse difficult to locate or nonpalpable Pallor[amboss.com]

  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    This leads to symptoms that can include: Pallor: The skin may appear more pale than usual because the blood vessels close to the skin's surface constrict in order to allow[secondscount.org] Sinus tachycardia, gallop rhythm, jugular venous distention, pallor, cold hands and feet, hepatomegaly, and a murmur consistent with mitral regurgitation are common findings[revportcardiol.org]

  • Ischemic Cardiomyopathy

    Clinical manifestations of acute limb ischemia (which can be summarized as the "six P's" ) include pain, pallor, pulseless, paresthesia, paralysis, and poikilothermia. [4][en.wikipedia.org]

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