Create issue ticket

35 Possible Causes for Tracheal Tug

  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

    A thoracic aortic aneurysm is an aortic aneurysm that presents primarily in the thorax. A thoracic aortic aneurysm is the "ballooning" of the upper aspect of the aorta, above the diaphragm. Untreated or unrecognized they can be fatal due to dissection or "popping" of the aneurysm leading to nearly instant[…][]

  • Spasmodic Croup

    Tug Nasal Flaring Marked increase or decrease Tracheal Tug Nasal Flaring Accessory Muscle Use None or minimal Moderate chest wall retraction Marked chest wall retraction[] His chest is clear on auscultation, there is no tracheal tug or chest-wall recession, and his respiratory rate is normal.[] […] irritability and/or lethargy Stridor* Barking cough Stridor only when active or upset Some stridor at rest Stridor present at rest Respiratory Rate Normal Increased Resp rate Tracheal[]

  • Status Asthmaticus

    Historical features: Previous intubation Frequent admissions Examination findings: Agitation or delirium Use of accessory muscles Intercostal recession Tracheal tug Silent[]

  • Airway Obstruction

    These are respectively called rib retractions and a tracheal tug.[] Rib retraction (from Anyone Can Intubate, 5th Edition) Tracheal tug (from anyone Can Intubate, 5th Edition) Signs of airway obstruction (from Anyone Can Intubate, 5th Edition[] Look for other signs of airway obstruction showing respiratory dysfunction such as use of accessory muscles, tracheal tug, rib retraction, rocking chest motion, nasal flaring[]

  • Short Rib-Polydactyly Syndrome

    tug.[] […] birth weight and subsequently poor weight gain and gradually developed clinical signs of heart failure with an increasingly loud murmur, tachycardia, chest recession and tracheal[]

  • Aortic Dilation

    Inspire Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes and Related Disorders Classical EDS (Types I and II) Rozee (Inactive) Follow Post Following Problem? Report Post TODO: Email modal placeholder Hi everyone, I was just wondering if anyone who had Classical EDS also has an Aortic root dilation. My genetic counsellor believes that this is[…][]

  • Bronchiolitis

    tug Nasal flaring Marked increase or decrease Tracheal tug Nasal flaring Accessory Muscle Use None or minimal Moderate chest wall retraction Marked chest wall retraction[] Signs of respiratory distress/work of breathing, such as tracheal tug, nasal flaring, recession and head bobbing in infants are usually present.[] Mild Moderate Severe Behaviour Normal Some/ intermittent irritability Increasing irritability and/ or lethargy/ fatigue Respiratory Rate Normal Increased respiratory rate Tracheal[]

  • Mediastinal Neoplasm

    VOLUME TWO 116 Adjuvant Chemotherapy for NonSmallCell 1469 Carcinoma of the Lung Natasha B Leighl and Frances A Shepherd 1483 SmallCell Lung Cancer 1519 134 Endoscopy of the Esophagus 1735 Novel Strategies for Lung Cancer Esophageal Disease 1745 Other Tumors of the Lung Esophagus 1751 Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma[…][]

  • Oxygen Inhalation Therapy

    tugging, adventitious lung sounds) confusion and stupor, cyanosis of skin and mucous membranes, bradypnea, bradycardia, hypotension or hypertension What position facilitates[] tugging, adventitious lung sounds) What are the late signs of hypoxemia??[] Indication for chest oxygen therapy tachypnea, tachycardia, restlessness, pallor of the skin and mucous membranes, respiratory distress (use of accessory muscles, nasal flaring, tracheal[]

  • Congenital Goiter

    Twin N-2 had clear evidence of airway obstruction with tracheal tug, sternal recession and poor air entry, and was also intubated at 2 min of age.[]

Further symptoms