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Synonyms for hemoptysis

coughing up blood from the respiratory tract


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A computed tomography scan of the chest done for workup of hemoptysis showed emphysema and a decrease in the coronal dimension of the intrathoracic trachea associated with widening of the sagittal diameter, a deformity known as a saber-sheath trachea.
gastroesophageal reflux disease, bronchospasm, and infection), and steroids if secondary to radiation pneumonitis Hemoptysis Usually mild and self-limiting; bronchoscopic procedures and radiotherapy Pain Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or acetaminophen, opioids, non-narcotic adjuvant medications, corticosteroids, palliative radiation, and bisphosphonates Anorexia or Assessment and treatment of underlying causes cachexia (i.
Symptoms of Lung Cancer * Cough * Dyspnea * Hoarseness * Chest pain * Wheezing * Hemoptysis * Nausea/Vomiting * Swelling of face and arms * Anorexia * Weight Loss * Fatigue * Bone pain * Clubbing * Headache * Seizures Table 2.
People with serious bleeding or recent hemoptysis should not receive Avastin.
Treatment of hemoptysis by embolization of the systemic circulation.
Three of the five patients with multiple lesions were asymptomatic, one presented with hemoptysis and chest pain, and one with expectoration of sputum.
In addition to dysphonia, patients can present with dyspnea, stridor, odynophagia, cough, and hemoptysis.
In these cases, a clinical presentation similar to acute pulmonary thromboembolism with coughing, hemoptysis, and chest pain develops [5].
In our study, majority of the participants perceived cough as the most common symptom of TB, followed by hemoptysis and fever.
She had a single bout of hemoptysis moderate amount of two years prior and was treated with a six-month course of antitubercular drugs (ATD).
However 11 weeks later he presented with massive hemoptysis and computed tomography revealed a pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm.
The patient had experienced several previous episodes of hemoptysis and persistent productive cough since 1998, and tubular bronchiectasis had been detected on previous high-resolution CT images.