Possible Causes for Laceration in USA

  • Penetrating Wound
    Laceration
  • Penetrating Head Injury
    Brain Laceration
  • Traumatic Pneumocephalus
    Brain Laceration
  • Multiple Injuries
    Brain Laceration
  • Rib Fracture
    Laceration of the Lung

    The bottom two ribs can cause organ laceration to the spleen, liver, or kidney.[1]

  • Penetrating Chest Trauma
    Laceration of the Lung

    Penetrating chest trauma predominantly occurs after gunshot or stab wounds and the extent of injury can range from mild and local tissue damage to life-threatening bleeding, hemo/pneumothorax, and respiratory failure. Dyspnea, hemoptysis, and shock are some of the most common symptoms. A properly conducted…[2]

  • Thoracic Surgery
    Laceration of the Lung
  • Acute Gastritis
    Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    Acute gastritis is an inflammation of the stomach lining, which may develop due to the use of certain drugs or other underlying causes that result in abdominal pain and discomfort. The most common symptoms of gastritis are pain or upper abdominal discomfort. Some patients, especially elderly people, may present no…[3]

  • Alcoholic Hepatitis
    Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    Mild cases of alcoholic hepatitis usually are asymptomatic. As the disease progresses, the damage to the liver increases and the following signs and symptoms are evident: Weight loss Appetite changes Nausea accompanied by vomiting Inflammation along with pain Undue fatigue Jaundice Fever Confusion Excessive feeling…[4]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    Symptoms and signs may include: Fatigue Dyspnea  Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND) Chest tightness Wheezing Cough with sputum (mucoid and/or purulent) Fever Chest pain Workup consists of a detailed history, tests and physical examination. Laboratory Tests Complete blood count Arterial blood gases Serum…[5]

Further symptoms

References

  1. Rib Fracture, Symptoma
  2. Penetrating Chest Trauma, Symptoma
  3. Acute Gastritis, Symptoma
  4. Alcoholic Hepatitis, Symptoma
  5. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Symptoma