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Accessory Lobe of Lung

Lung Accessory Lobe


Presentation

  • Present On Admission POA Help "Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery[icd10data.com]
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  • Infants present with cough, wheezing, respiratory distress, and cyanosis. Older children may present with recurrent chest infections.[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • In rare cases Accessory fissures and extra lobes may present. This type of variations is occurred in the cases of developmental anomalies of lungs.[ijam.co.in]
  • Case Report A chest X-ray of 33-year-old male presented with occasional cough and dyspnea on exertion.[astrocyte.in]
Pulmonary Disorder
  • However, as in any other region of the lung, some pulmonary disorders may develop within this lobe and require detailed evaluation with CT imaging studies.[pulmonarychronicles.com]
Encephalopathy
  • One chapter is devoted to the pathology, pathogenesis, and molecular biology of bovine spongiform encephalopathy, scrapie of sheep and goats, and chronic wasting disease of American deer and elk.[books.google.com]

Treatment

  • Multidisciplinary contributions on medical treatment, radiation oncology, and surgery and anesthesia are included. Highlights include new material on minimally invasive procedures and thoroughly updated diagnostic and treatment information.[books.google.com]
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  • The topographical treatment of parts of the body is accompanied by illustrations of the bones, joints, muscles, organs, blood vessels, nerves, and lymph nodes of each part.[books.google.com]
  • In recent years, the endovascular embolisation technique is increasingly being used for the treatment of this disease. The embolisation materials used are coils and vascular plugs.[dialnet.unirioja.es]
  • Imaging of the chest revealed extended bullous disease, therefore the patient was offered the choice of surgical treatment. During the thoracotomy we discovered an interesting anatomic variation of the right lung.[cardiothoracicsurgery.biomedcentral.com]

Prognosis

  • Prognosis depends on the size of the lesion, and the degree of functional impairment. Small lesions may remain asymptomatic. Failure to recognize a malformation may lead to inappropriate intervention.[emedicine.medscape.com]

Etiology

  • The accessory lobe of the azygos vein: a record of fourteen cases, with special reference to heredity as an etiological factor, and to pathological features of the condition. Tubercle 1933; 15(1): pp 1-12. Shakir HA.[pulmonarychronicles.com]
  • INDEX • History • Nomenclature • Anatomical significance • Clinical significance • Radiological significance • Etiological significance • Surgical significance 3. ANATOMICAL CHARACTRISTICS OF LOBES 4.[slideshare.net]

Prevention

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Intersex (Medical Encyclopedia) [ Read More ] Lung Diseases When you breathe, your lungs take in oxygen from the air and deliver it to the bloodstream. The cells in your body need oxygen to work and grow.[icdlist.com]

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