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731 Possible Causes for Orthopnea

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  • Asthma

    She denied any chest pain, cough, fever, orthopnea, or leg swelling. She was afebrile and normotensive, and her physical examination was unremarkable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    […] are often noted during normal pregnancies, the potential for PPCMP should be considered if these symptoms are excessive and/or comorbid paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea and orthopnea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with no orthopnea.[edm.bioscientifica.com] Associated symptoms included cough, weakness, expectoration of froth, chest discomfort, orthopnea, wheezing, hemoptysis, and dizziness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    The patient experienced orthopnea due to congestive heart failure and could not assume any other position.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Later on orthopnea and paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea also develop. Later on dyspnea occurs even at rest. Orthopnea refers to breathlessness on lying flat.[symptoma.com] A 31-year-old woman complained of dyspnea and orthopnea at 38 weeks of gestation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Dyspnea, Orthopnea, and Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea. Butterworth Publishers. Archived from the original on 27 April 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2014.[en.wikipedia.org] Orthopnea and tidal expiratory flow limitation in patients with stable COPD. Chest 2001 ; 119 : 99 –104.[doi.org] 34][35][36][37] HY-pəp-NEE-ə[33][36] absent apnea a- -pnea AP-nee-ə,[34][35][33][36][37]:US ap-NEE-ə[33][36][37]:UK See also[edit] List of terms of lung size and activity Orthopnea[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Heart Failure

    Orthopnea may occur in any condition in which the vital capacity is low. Marked ascites, regardless of its etiology, is an important cause of orthopnea.[emedicine.medscape.com] In advanced cases, the patient must sit up in order to breathe ( orthopnea ).[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] When the legs are elevated at night, the fluid redistributes centrally, causing pulmonary edema that results in orthopnea (dyspnea while laying flat) or paroxysmal nocturnal[healio.com]

  • Pneumonia

    Shortness of breath can manifest as orthopnea (inability to lie down flat due to breathlessness) and/or paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (episodes of severe sudden breathlessness[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Allergic Asthma

    Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Jun 21;18(6). pii: E1328. doi: 10.3390/ijms18061328. Author information 1 Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Chemistry, Complutense University of Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain. oscar.palomares@quim.ucm.es. 2 Department of Clinical Immunology and Health Research Institute of the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    Orthopnea occurs with PE as well as heart failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She denies chest pain, cough, palpitations, nausea, diaphoresis, lower extremity swelling, paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea, orthopnea, presyncope, or syncope.[circ.ahajournals.org]

  • High Output Heart Failure

    In advanced cases, the patient must sit up in order to breathe ( orthopnea ).[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] In fact, some physicians will ask patients to use terms such as ‘2 pillow’ or ‘3 pillow’ orthopnea to differentiate how severe their congestion is.[ausmed.com] […] edema Hyponatremia and hypokalemia Clinical presentations Symptoms Dyspnea Fatigue, lethargy and exercise intolerance Peripheral Swelling [edema] Weight loss Wheeze Signs Orthopnea[almostadoctor.co.uk]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Dyspnea, Orthopnea, and Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea. Butterworth Publishers. Archived from the original on 27 April 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2014.[en.wikipedia.org] 34][35][36][37] HY-pəp-NEE-ə[33][36] absent apnea a- -pnea AP-nee-ə,[34][35][33][36][37]:US ap-NEE-ə[33][36][37]:UK See also[edit] List of terms of lung size and activity Orthopnea[en.wikipedia.org] […] pnea disp-NEE-ə,[35][36][37] DISP-nee-ə[34][33] fast tachypnea tachy- -pnea TAK-ip-NEE-ə[34][35][33][36][37] slow bradypnea brady- -pnea BRAY-dip-NEE-ə[35][33][36] upright orthopnea[en.wikipedia.org]

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