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Pulmonary Nematodiasis


Presentation

  • The present study compares the sensitivity, accuracy, and practicability of a nonradiometric blood culture system with those of the standard blood culture system in use in our laboratory.[wwe.geoscience.net]
  • Louis, San Francisco and London stated that they were unfamiliar with the clinical picture presented.[books.google.de]
  • Overview Research on snail-transmitted disease has continued at a considerable pace during the last twenty years, and sveral investigators have made valuable contributions to our knowledge of these diseases.The objective of this book is to present an[barnesandnoble.com]
  • Tooth root abscesses are fairly common in these animals and generally present as mandibular swelling (1). Gastritis of undetermined cause, as well as mycotic gastritis, was observed.[addl.purdue.edu]
  • Clinically, the patient often presents with hoarseness or, in severe cases, with respiratory distress and stridor. See: epiglottitis Symptoms Initially, hoarseness and, later, complete aphonia characterize this condition.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Pain
  • The symptoms, such as neck pain, nuchal rigidity, altered cutaneous sensations, photophobia or visual disturbances, and severe headache began a median of 11 days (range, 6 to 31 days) after their return to the United States.[ufrgs.br]
  • See your doctor promptly if you Have a high fever Have shaking chills Have a cough with phlegm that doesn't improve or gets worse Develop shortness of breath with normal daily activities Have chest pain when you breathe or cough Feel suddenly worse after[icdlist.com]
  • 5 SUN Jian-nan, YAO Gang, LIU Ying, GAO Li-yuan, CHEN Xiu-mei, ZHOU Fa-jin, BI Chun-long (Department of CT, Daqing Oilfield Head Hospital, Daqing 163001, China); Application of 64-slice spiral CT chest three-in-one scan in examination of acute chest pains[en.cnki.com.cn]
  • Clinical findings, larval migration to lungs Wheezing, cough, chest pain, dyspnoea, pneumonitis at time of transpulmonary migration. Clinical findings, larval migration elsewhere Conjunctivitis, fever, seizures, rash.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Swelling
  • Berlin edema Commotio retinae. brain edema Swelling of the brain.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
  • Tooth root abscesses are fairly common in these animals and generally present as mandibular swelling (1). Gastritis of undetermined cause, as well as mycotic gastritis, was observed.[addl.purdue.edu]
Fatigue
  • Profound respiratory alkalosis occurs when patients hyperventilate when trying to increase their oxygenation; acidosis may occur with respiratory fatigue and failure.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Hypoxemia
  • From Copstead and Banasik, 2000. alveolar edema pulmonary edema in the alveoli, usually with hypoxemia and dyspnea. cardiac edema a manifestation of congestive heart failure, due to increased venous and capillary pressures and often associated with renal[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Rales
  • […] inflammation, and pruritis abdominal angiostrongyloidosis / angiostrongyliasis / angiostrongylosis : intestinal manifestations include abdominal pain, fever , malaise, anorexia, nausea and vomiting , and weight loss pulmonary manifestations include cough, rales[ufrgs.br]
  • On auscultation, rales can be heard over the dependent portion of the lung. As fluid continues to fill the pulmonary interstitial spaces the dyspnea becomes more acute, respirations increase in rate, and there is audible wheezing.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Dyspnea
  • Symptoms Chronic symptoms include dyspnea or exertion, nocturnal dyspnea, orthopnea, and cough.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
  • 1 Wang Ming--sheng;Wang He;Lao Yi, et al.Dept.of Cardology, Beijing Shijingshan Hospital, Beijing 100043, China; The Value of the United Use of D-dimer and Blood Gas Analysis on the Patients with Dyspnea for Diagnosing Pulmonary Embolism [J];Chinese Journal[en.cnki.com.cn]
Pleural Effusion
Hypertension
  • [生物医学] Chronic obstruct ice pulmonary disease 慢性 阻塞 性 肺 疾 病 收藏 [生物医学] chronic obstruct pulmonary disease 慢性 阻塞 性 肺 疾 病 ; 慢性 阻塞 性 肺 病 收藏 [生物医学,生活] chronic obstruct ive pulmonary disease s COPD 慢性 阻塞 性 肺 疾 病 收藏 [生物医学] chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension[scidict.org]
  • It is most often symptomatic of left ventricular heart failure, but can also be a complication of mitral stenosis, aortic stenosis, altitude sickness, acute hypertension, volume overload during intravenous therapy, or reduced serum oncotic pressure, as[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Palpitations
  • When pulmonary edema develops rapidly, patients experience a rapid onset of shortness of breath and suffocation and often demonstrate labored, noisy breathing; cough producing frothy, bloody sputum; gasping; anxiety; palpitations; and altered mental status[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Cyanosis
Heart Disease
  • See also pitting edema. pedal edema swelling of the feet and ankles. peripheral edema edema affecting the extremities; seen in heart disease, Crohn's disease, and amyloidosis. pitting edema edema in which external pressure leaves a persistent depression[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Cold, Clammy Skin
  • Signs of the condition include a rapid respiratory rate, heaving of the chest and abdomen, intercostal muscle retractions, diffuse crackles on lung exam, and, often, cold, clammy skin with diaphoresis and cyanosis.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

Workup

Pericardial Effusion
  • Synonym: hydrops See: anasarca ; ascites ; dropsy ; hydrothorax ; pericardial effusion See: illustration edematous (e-de'mat-us), adjective Etiology Edema may result from increased permeability of the capillary walls; increased capillary pressure due[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Pleural Effusion

Treatment

  • Treatment : supportive, and includes corticosteroids, spinal taps, and analgesics.[ufrgs.br]
  • Stiasny; Wetter; Trenkwalder; Oertel , 2000: Restless legs syndrome and its treatment by dopamine agonists .[wwe.geoscience.net]
  • Piperazine citrate, pyrantel pamoate, mebendazole, and albendazole are effective treatments.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
  • Treatment depends on what kind you have. If bacteria are the cause, antibiotics should help. If you have viral pneumonia, your doctor may prescribe an antiviral medicine to treat it. Preventing pneumonia is always better than treating it.[icdlist.com]

Prognosis

  • Tongji Hospital Affiliated to Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430030,China; Analysis of Manifestations and Prognosis-influencing Factors for Patients with Pulmonary Embolism [J];Journal of Internal Intensive[en.cnki.com.cn]
  • Prognosis The outlook is good if the condition is stabilized or reversed with treatment. Patient care The patient's head is elevated; respirations and ventilatory effort are assessed.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

Etiology

  • No etiologic agent was isolated from other cases of encephalitis, meningitis and meningoencephalitis.[addl.purdue.edu]
  • In order to establish the etiological role of the straw mattresses experimentally, one of us exposed his (left) bare arm and shoulder for one hour between two straw mattresses.[books.google.de]
  • Synonym: hydrops See: anasarca ; ascites ; dropsy ; hydrothorax ; pericardial effusion See: illustration edematous (e-de'mat-us), adjective Etiology Edema may result from increased permeability of the capillary walls; increased capillary pressure due[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

Epidemiology

  • Epidemiological study on group infection of Angiostrongylus cantonensis in Changle City.[ufrgs.br]
  • Epidemiology Infection occurs after ingesting eggs in contaminated food or, more commonly, is carried to mouth by the hands after contact with contaminated soil. After an early pulmonary phase (larval migration), worms stay in the intestine.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
  • Methods Statistics Trigonometry Medical & Nursing Anatomy Anesthesiology Audiology Bacteriology Biochemistry Bioethics Biomedical Science Cardiology Cardiovascular Childbirth Chiropractic Dentistry Dermatology Diagnostic Imaging Drugs Endocrinology Epidemiology[brainscape.com]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Prevention

  • Preventing pneumonia is always better than treating it. Vaccines are available to prevent pneumococcal pneumonia and the flu. Other preventive measures include washing your hands frequently and not smoking.[icdlist.com]
  • Prevention of Ascaris infection depends primarily on the sanitary disposal of human feces and discontinuing their use as fertilizer.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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