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1,221 Possible Causes for Pneumothorax, Tachycardia

  • Influenza

    […] cardiac dilatation and supraventricular tachyarrhythmias, has been common. 14-16,24 Other complications have included ventilator-associated pneumonia, pulmonary hemorrhage, pneumothorax[doi.org] There can also be tachycardia and dyspnea but with hypotension. Vomiting and diarrhea may also occur, but are rare findings associated with the disorder.[symptoma.com] Upon examination, patients may have some or all of the following findings: Fever of 100-104 F; fever is generally lower in elderly patients than in young adults Tachycardia[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pneumonia

    BACKGROUND: Pneumothorax occasionally develops in patients with interstitial pneumonia (IP) and is often intractable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 23-month-old girl visited the emergency department with high fever, cough, first wheezing episode, chest retraction and tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One week after admission, she developed fever, dyspnea, hypoxemia, tachycardia, and increased serum C-reactive protein level.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    Dyspnea (shortness of breath 20 ) that may be severe Respiratory failure Pneumonia Cor pulmonale (enlargement and weakness of the right heart ventricle due to lung disease) Pneumothorax[articles.mercola.com] Pneumonia should be suspected in patients with tachypnea, tachycardia, dyspnea, or lung findings suggestive of pneumonia, and radiography is warranted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] highly contagious bacterial respiratory illness with several potentially severe complications, including dehydration, hypoxia, encephalopathy, syncope, seizures, pneumonia, pneumothorax[journals.lww.com]

  • Hemothorax

    Abstract Objectives : A prospective analysis was conducted to define the incidence of occult pneumothorax (OPX), delayed pneumothorax (DPX) and delayed hemothorax (DHX) and[doi.org] Fluid resuscitation as needed Usually tube thoracostomy Sometimes thoracotomy Patients with signs of hypovolemia (eg, tachycardia, hypotension) are given IV crystalloid and[merckmanuals.com] Early symptoms of shock includes tachypnea , tachycardia and decreased pulse pressure.[symptoma.com]

  • Sinus Tachycardia

    The low voltage in the left lateral leads was ascribed to pneumothorax of the left lung.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Normal sinus tachycardia is the most common among sinus tachycardia.[symptoma.com] Pulmonary etiologies may include tension pneumothorax, pulmonary edema, or pulmonary embolus (including blood, air, fat, etc).[openanesthesia.org]

  • Atelectasis

    When there is no apparent cause, the condition is known as spontaneous pneumothorax .[nm.org] Hypotension, tachycardia, fever, and shock may also occur. Slowly developing atelectasis is usually asymptomatic sometimes causes minor symptoms.[respiratoryupdates.wordpress.com] .  Marked respiratory distress  Dyspnea, tachycardia,  Tachypnea, pleural pain, and central cyanosis  Difficulty breathing in the supine position  Anxious 12.[slideshare.net]

  • Staphylococcal Pneumonia

    The delayed and subacute/chronic nature of the tension pneumothorax is unusual.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On examination, he was febrile and had tachycardia (Pulse- 104/min) and tachypnoea (Resp- 34/min).[ijpmonline.org] The most important and distinctive clinical sign is bleeding from the respiratory tract and also hypotension, tachycardia ( 140 beats/min), and digestive symptoms like nausea[criticalcare.imedpub.com]

  • Esophageal Perforation

    Chest radiography and computed tomography (CT) revealed a massive left pleural effusion and left tension pneumothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pertinent physical examination findings: CV: S1, S2, tachycardia, regular rhythm Lungs: Decreased breath sounds R base Abdomen: Soft NT, ND, absent guarding and rebound EKG[emdocs.net] […] spontaneous rupture post vomiting ( Boerhaave syndrome ) Plain radiograph Possible cues on chest radiographs include: pneumomediastinum , abnormal cardiomediastinal contour, pneumothorax[radiopaedia.org]

  • Lung Abscess

    We present a case of acute empyema with intractable pneumothorax associated with ruptured lung abscess caused by Mycobacterium avium in an immunocompromised patient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] B- Signs: 1- General ; fever, tachypnea, tachycardia, pallor, clubbing ........etc. 2- Local ; of pleurisy (rub), consolidation (br br, TVF), effusion ( dullness, intensity[slideshare.net] There was one major complication, a pneumothorax. Follow-up was until tube removal or death in 100% of patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    The major utility of the chest film is in finding other causes of the patient's symptoms (i.e. an infiltrate in pneumonia or absent lung markings in pneumothorax).[clinicaladvisor.com] Tracheobronchomalacia is an uncommon condition, which presents with similar symptoms to pulmonary embolism, including hypoxemia, tachycardia, and shortness of breath.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Increased RV loading causes compensatory RV dilation, impaired contractility, tachycardia, and sympathetic activation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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