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179 Possible Causes for Tracheal Deviation, Tracheal Tug

  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

    Abstract Aorto-esophageal fistula (AEF) is a rare but devastating complication of thoracic aorta endovascular repair (TEVAR). We report a case of a 64-year-old male who presented with chest pain and high CRP levels 10 months after TEVAR for a 9 cm diameter descending thoracic aortic aneurysm. The diagnosis of[…][]

  • Tension Pneumothorax

    However, the classic physical examination findings of tracheal deviation and distended neck veins are poorly sensitive in the diagnosis of tension pneumothorax.[] Additional findings include severe respiratory distress, tracheal deviation away from the affected side, hypotension, and jugular venous distention.[] deviation away from the affected side Distended neck veins Hypotension Cardiac arrest Radiology "Should never be done".[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Substernal Goiter

    Chest radiographs showed tracheal deviation in 79 percent and soft tissue mass in 56 percent.[] Abstract We report the case of a 61-year-old female, who presented with a history of chronic fatigue, dyspnea on exertion, a widened mediastinum with tracheal deviation on[] Preoperative imaging identified tracheal deviation in 69% and tracheal compression in 41% of the cases.[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Pneumothorax

    Note the tracheal deviation to the left. Prognosis If the pneumothorax was an isolated event and treatment was initiated early, the prognosis is excellent.[] deviation Hyper-resonance to percussion Decreased breath sounds In tension pneumothorax: Raised JVP, pulsus paradoxus, marked tracheal deviation, Tachycardia 135, hypotension[] Note the tracheal deviation to the left. Etiology Simple or complicated pneumothorax is very common in both blunt (38%) and penetrating (64%) pediatric chest injuries.[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Hemothorax

    deviation away from pneumothorax - Percussion hyperresonnance - Unilateral absence of breath sounds, hypotension - Non-radiographic diagnosis - large bore IV needle, 2nd[] Complete collapse of the lung may be followed by tracheal deviation and mediastinal shift.[] Signs and symptoms Tachypnea Dyspnea Cyanosis Decreased or absent breath sounds on affected side Tracheal deviation to unaffected side Dull resonance on percussion Unequal[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Obstructive Atelectasis

    deviation ipsilateral shift of the heart[] […] displacement of ipsilateral hemidiaphragm crowding of pulmonary vessels and bronchi affected area compensatory hyperinflation of unaffected lung mediastinal shift ipsilateral tracheal[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Bronchial Obstruction

    A new chest x-ray showed complete collapse of the left lung, with remarkable tracheal deviation.[] As the mean tracheal diameter measured at the thoracic inlet is 18.2 mm (standard deviation, 1.2 mm) in men and 15.2 mm (standard deviation, 1.4 mm) in women, considerable[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Compression Atelectasis

    (I've seen probably 2 dozen spontaneous pneumothoraces, and none of them had tracheal deviation) Yes, resonance should be increased on the affected side in both cases.[] Caused by O2 toxicity; neonatal or adult respiratory distress syndrome; infection Signs and symptoms of atelectasis Dyspnea Cyanosis Tracheal deviation Uneven chest expansion[] I created a new row for tension pneumothorax, with decreased bs, hyperresonance, no fremitus, tracheal deviation contralateral to lesion, and ipsilateral diaphragm moves down[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Pleural Effusion

    Large effusion: complete shadowing of the lung with mediastinal shift and tracheal deviation away from the effusion Lateral decubitus view : demonstrates whether fluid is[] A large effusion there may cause tracheal deviation away from the effusion.[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug
  • Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma

    Other findings of local extension of the disease include stridor, tracheal deviation, and vocal cord paralysis due to compression or invasion of the trachea; and venous dilatation[]

    Missing: Tracheal Tug

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