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Breast Contusion


Presentation

  • 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, are[icd10data.com]
  • Contusion of the breast with hyperechoic fatty tissue with some acoustic shadowing Contusion: Contusion of the breast with hyperechoic fatty tissue with some acoustic shadowing Pitfall contusion: Ductal carcinoma mimicking contusion in a patient who presented[ultrasoundcases.info]
  • Although all signs point to contusion, I need to prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that the changes I am seeing on the mammogram and/or ultrasound are in fact due to a non-cancerous contusion and not a cancer that happened to be present in the same region[themammopress.com]
  • Introduction Victims of domestic violence present regularly to emergency departments. Several studies have indicated that 22-33% of all patients who present to emergency departments are victims of domestic violence.[what-when-how.com]
  • If the victim complains of numbness, increase in pain, cramping, or if you notice cyanosis is present, then carefully remove the bandage or cloth. Let the area rest for awhile until the signs of impaired circulation disappears.[healthfully.com]
Fishing
  • Eat a well-balanced diet that includes extra protein, such as meat, fish, poultry, cheese, milk and eggs. Increase fiber and fluid intake to prevent constipation that may result from decreased activity. REHABILITATION None.[book-med.info]
  • DIET Eat a well-balanced diet that includes extra protein, such as meat, fish, poultry, cheese, milk and eggs. Increase fiber and fluid intake to prevent constipation that may result from decreased activity. REHABILITATION None.[healthse.com]
  • DIET & FLUIDS Serve the child a well-balanced diet that includes extra protein, such as meat, fish, poultry, cheese, milk, and eggs. Your child should increase fiber and fluid intake to prevent constipation that may result from decreased activity.[healthse.com]

Treatment

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  • Take whirlpool treatments, if available. Protect the injured area with pads or an elasticized-bandage wrap between treatments. MEDICATION For minor discomfort, use non-prescription medicines such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen.[healthse.com]
  • Take whirlpool treatments, if available. Protect the injured area with pads or an elasticized-bandage wrap between treatments.[book-med.info]
  • […] nipple Swelling, tenderness and discoloration of the area such as blue and black Bruising of the area The affected breast appears swollen compared with the other breast Damaged skin Fever and inflammation Swollen or enlarged lymph nodes in the breast Treatment[1staid.ca]

Prognosis

  • The reported sonographic spectrum includes: fluid collection solid nodule cystic nodule diffuse parenchymal abnormalities calcified nodule Treatment and prognosis Although benign, it requires careful interpretation in the correct clinical context.[radiopaedia.org]

Etiology

  • Certain conditions have both an underlying etiology and multiple body system manifestations due to the underlying etiology.[icd10coded.com]

Epidemiology

  • According to the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database, survival rates for inflammatory breast cancer by stage at diagnosis are: Stage III: About 57 months Stage IV: About 21 months It’s important to keep[webmd.com]
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Pathophysiology

  • Rarely, a breast hematoma can also occur spontaneously due to a rupture of blood vessels in the breast, especially in persons with coagulopathy [1] [2] or after long-term use of blood-thinning drugs such as aspirin or ibuprofen. [3] Pathophysiology [[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Figure 8 A diagrammatic representation of the pathophysiology associated with blunt force impact on a rounded linear object.[what-when-how.com]

Prevention

  • Avoid prolonged application of heat on the area to prevent worsening of the condition. Perform interval application of cold and warm on the area for at least 3 hours.[1staid.ca]
  • HOW TO PREVENT Wear appropriate protective gear for the chest during competition or other athletic activity if there is risk of contusion.[book-med.info]
  • PREVENTING COMPLICATIONS OR RECURRENCE Your child should wear appropriate protective gear for the chest during competition or other athletic activity if there is risk of contusion.[healthse.com]
  • Ice is one of the basics of treatment, as is ibuprofen as anti-inflammatory, but wrapping ribs prevents deep breaths and is no longer recommended.[mddirect.org]

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