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260 Possible Causes for Increased Breath Sounds, Tracheal Tug

  • Pulmonary Consolidation

    Percussion is dull in the affected area Breath sounds are bronchial Possible medium, late, or pan-inspiratory crackles Vocal resonance is increased.[en.wikipedia.org] Oliver's Sign: Tracheal tug when patient lifts his chin up. Indicative of Aortic Aneurysm, pulling trachea downward by pressure of left main bronchus.[kumc.edu] Hyperresonant No Away from lesion (increased pressure pushes mediastinum to opposite side) breath sounds Emphysema Hyperresonant Reduced -- breath sounds wheezing Asthma[medbullets.com]

  • Mediastinal Neoplasm

    […] risk for PTX -decreased breath sounds, expanded chest on side of PTX Pneumothorax in which during inspiration air enters the pleural space but does not exit through the same[quizlet.com] […] cystic peripheral alveolar spaces) - Often after a "hard" cough (forceful blow will rupture bleb) -also giving PEEP to someone who has DAD can cause PTX -Pneumocystis can increase[quizlet.com]

  • Asthma

    Nutr Rev. 2014 Jul;72(7):411-28. doi: 10.1111/nure.12121. Epub 2014 Jun 19. Author information 1 Tuberculosis and Lung Research Disease Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran; School of Public Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Abstract Major bibliographic databases were searched[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    Signs: Increased breathing frequency (tachypnea) and heart rate (tachycardia) Paleness, excessive sweating , clammy skin Crackling sounds, decreased breathing sounds or wheezing[ehealthstar.com] Rhonchi develops due to airway obstruction, increased secretions, and bronchospasms.[smartypance.com] Late symptoms (after few days) include sharp, stabbing chest pain triggered by deep breathing (due to pleurisy ) and persistent dry cough and fatigue that slowly wear off.[ehealthstar.com]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

    tug), and tracheal deviation.[merckmanuals.com] […] signs include Horner syndrome (miosis, ptosis, anhidrosis) due to compression of sympathetic ganglia, palpable downward pull of the trachea with each cardiac contraction (tracheal[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Increased Breath Sounds
  • Transitory Tachypnea of the Newborn

    Physical Exam Examination may reveal: tachycardia tachypnea increased work of breathing (abdominal retractions and nasal flaring) good air entry, but diffuse transmitted sounds[sharinginhealth.ca]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis

    BACKGROUND: Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a lethal lung disease of unknown etiology. Patients present loss of lung function, dyspnea and dry cough. Diagnosis requires compatible radiologic imaging and, in undetermined cases, invasive procedures such as bronchoscopy and surgical lung biopsy. The[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Aortic Dilation

    BACKGROUND: Mutations in the genes ENG, ACVRL1 and SMAD4 that are part of the transforming growth factor-beta signalling pathway cause hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT). Mutations in non-HHT genes within this same pathway have been found to associate with aortic dilation. Therefore, we investigated[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Increased Breath Sounds
  • Bronchiolitis

    The obstruction to their breathing tends to be most pronounced when they are exhaling, as the diameter of the airway is reduced more during the increased pressure needed for[advocarepediahealth.com] tug Nasal flaring Marked increase or decrease Tracheal tug Nasal flaring Accessory Muscle Use None or minimal Moderate chest wall retraction Marked chest wall retraction[ausmed.com] tug Nasal flaring Marked chest wall retraction Marked tracheal tug Marked nasal flaring Oxygen saturation/oxygen requirements O 2 saturations greater than 92% (in room air[kidshealthwa.com]

  • Spasmodic Croup

    […] and stridor (a coarse musical sound that's heard when the child breathes in).[articles.mercola.com] Tug Nasal Flaring Marked increase or decrease Tracheal Tug Nasal Flaring Accessory Muscle Use None or minimal Moderate chest wall retraction Marked chest wall retraction[rch.org.au] That was my signal to check him, and he would have a wheeze and an obvious tracheal tug. Usually we could relieve it with ventolin (4-6 puffs) about 1/2-1hr apart?[bellybelly.com.au]

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