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992 Possible Causes for Right Pleural Effusion

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    effusion · Decrease in vital capacity by one third from maximum recorded · Tachycardia (heart rate 120 beats/min.)[] X-ray of the chest: Possible findings include hilar congestion and bat wings appearance in the lungs, cardiomegaly, pleural effusion and evidence of pulmonary hypertension[] […] reflux · Weight loss 4.5 kg in 5 days in response to treatment Minor criteria: · Bilateral ankle edema · Nocturnal cough · Dyspnea on ordinary exertion · Hepatomegaly · Pleural[]

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    There are many different types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Doctors also give NHL a grade, depending on how quickly it is likely to grow. Low grade NHL Find out about low grade non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), what low grade means, and different types. High grade NHL Find out about high grade lymphomas, what high[…][]

  • Chronic Right-Sided Congestive Heart Failure

    Pleural effusion Pleural effusion more evident on lateral view Pleural effusion is bilateral in 70% of cases of CHF.[] Pleural effusions may be present and more prominent on the right compared to the left.[] […] ventricular strain Tissue doppler: PCWP in left-sided heart failure Ultrasound Ultrasound of pleural cavities : sensitive method for detecting pleural effusion ( CT may be[]

  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    Two days after admission, she complained of dyspnea, and a chest X-ray revealed right pleural effusion. Thoracentesis confirmed the diagnosis of hemothorax.[] pleural effusion Computed tomography scan of chest shows right-sided hemothorax, left pleural effusion, and pericardial effusion Questions What are the findings on the computed[] pleural effusion hepatic peliosis primary non-hodgkin lymphoma 12 Promoted articles (advertising)[]

  • Meigs Syndrome

    The right pleural effusion vanished after surgery. Pseudo-Meigs' syndrome with metastasis of breast cancer to both ovaries was diagnosed.[] Abstract A 45 year-old Thai woman, gravida 5, para 5 presented with a huge pelvic mass as well as ascites and right pleural effusion.[] Meigs syndrome is the constellation of ascites, ovarian fibroma and right pleural effusion. [1] Mnemonic FAR : Fibroma. Ascites. Right pleural effusion.[]

  • Pleural Effusion

    Despite inexperience in sonography, the novel VIP and boomerang signs show high diagnostic values in detecting right pleural effusion compared to the traditional methods.[] Computed tomography picture showing right-sided moderate to massive pleural effusion QUESTION Q: What is the diagnosis? ANSWER A: Pleural Endometriosis.[] Chest X-ray showed a large right-sided pleural effusion.[]

  • Anasarca

    The right hemithorax showed small pleural effusion and thickening, in addition to a small nonspecific opacity in the right lung base.[] Chest imaging revealed bilateral pleural effusions with compressive atelectasis and lymphoscintigraphy revealed normal lymphatic flow with no thoracic duct leak.[] The pleural effusion persisted, the right lower limb edema worsened, and scrotal edema developed.[]

  • Hodgkin Lymphoma

    The endobronchial localization of Hodgkin's disease is a rare entity which is often confused with endobronchial tuberculosis in our setting. We report the case of a 16 years old female who presented with 6 months history of dry cough, hemoptysis, dyspnea, dysphagia and dysphonia. The chest radiography showed a[…][]

  • T-Cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma

    Exp Mol Pathol. 2015 Oct;99(2):297-302. doi: 10.1016/j.yexmp.2015.07.012. Epub 2015 Jul 29. Author information 1 Department of Pathology, Shanxi Cancer Hospital and Shanxi Medical University, Taiyuan, Shanxi 030013, China. 2 Shanxi Medical University, Taiyuan, Shanxi, 030013, China. 3 Department of Pathology, Shanxi Cancer[…][]

  • Hemothorax

    Chest x-ray showed a right pleural effusion and lung opacity with interstitial pulmonary edema.[] Two days after admission, she complained of dyspnea, and a chest X-ray revealed right pleural effusion. Thoracentesis confirmed the diagnosis of hemothorax.[] History revealed recurrent right pleural effusion coinciding with menstruation.[]

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