639 Possible Causes for Left Pleural Effusion in USA

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection
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  • Influenza
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    Influenza is acommon infectious disease caused by the Influenza virus. Onset is sudden with fever, rhinorrhea, sore throat and headache. Severe myalgias coupled with respiratory tract symptoms are typical of influenza. Patients may also have red, watery eyes and cough. There can also be tachycardia and dyspnea…[1]

  • Malignant Neoplasm
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    Germ line DNA repair mutations are noted on the figure's left side. … papillomavirus (cervical cancer), Epstein–Barr virus (B-cell lymphoproliferative disease and nasopharyngeal carcinoma), Kaposi's sarcoma herpesvirus (Kaposi's sarcoma and primary effusion[2]

  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
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    Malignant pleural effusions are exudates. … This condition is called malignant pleural effusion (MPE). … Identification of pleural fluid biomarkers to distinguish malignant pleural effusions from other causes of exudative effusions would help diagnosis.[3] [4]

  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
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    Symptoms of rheumatoid lung include, from the most common: Pleural involvement (pleurisy, effusions) Pulmonary parenchymal nodules, more common in men than in women Rheumatoid-associated … [5]

  • Histoplasmosis
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    In rare instances, acute pericarditis and pleural effusion can develop. … The disorder is caused by the histoplasma capsulatum fungus and can be fatal if left untreated. … Disseminated histoplasmosis in immunocompromised hosts can trigger organ failure and become life threatening if left untreated.[6] [7]

  • Kerosene Poisoning
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  • Pulmonary Histoplasmosis
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  • Benign Fibrous Mesothelioma of the Pleura
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  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
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    The average age of CLL patients is more than 70 years and it should be noted that a complex clinical picture occurs in more than half of the cases due to coexisting diseases. The CLL itself leads to unspecific symptoms such as general malaise and weakness, possibly also to fever, night sweats and weight loss. In…[8]

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References

  1. Influenza, Symptoma
  2. Cancer, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Malignant Pleural Effusion, Symptoma
  4. Malignant pleural effusion, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Rheumatoid lung disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  6. Histoplasmosis, Symptoma
  7. Histoplasmosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  8. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Symptoma