hydrothorax


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accumulation of fluid in the pleural cavity (the space between the lungs and the walls of the chest) often resulting from disease of the heart or kidneys

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Primary indications for transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt formation Indication Number of patients (%) Variceal hemorrhage 95 (45) Refractory ascites 77 (36) PV/SMV thrombosis 17 (8) Budd-Chiari syndrome 12 (6) Hepatic hydrothorax 6 (3) Not recorded 4 (2) PV, portal vein; SMV, superior mesenteric vein.
The hydrothorax and multiple hemorrhagic signs in 4 patients is possibly suggestive of vascular invasion or damage caused by this novel Rickettsia species.
Isolated fetal hydrothorax with hydrops: A systematic review of prenatal treatment options.
clinical signs of "congestion" in greater circulation (hepatomegalia, edemas of lower limbs, jugular venous distention, hydrothorax, ascite, hepatojugular reflux, etc.
Hydrothorax as complication in Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) can be produced by the passage of dialysis fluid from the peritoneum to pleura when there is a communication congenital or acquired diaphragmatic wall.
Findings such as hydrothorax, pneumothorax, hydropneumothorax, pneumomediastinum, subcutaneous emphysema, mediastinal expansion, subdiaphragmatic air, foreign body, and retrotracheal expansion may be found (11, 12).
Fibroma of the ovary with ascites and hydrothorax with report of seven cases.
8-15] Placement of catheter tips above or near the cephalad origin of the SVC with the infusion of hypertonic or irritative solutions risks thrombosis from endothelial damage, embolism, and stenosis of the brachiocephalic veins or catheter erosion into the mediastinum leading to hydrothorax or hydro-mediastinum.
However, the physiopathology of the ascites and the hydrothorax still remain obscure (1).
In utero pulmonary drainage in the management of primary hydrothorax and congenital cystic lung lesion: a systematic review.
Early complications were defined as those noted immediately or within 24 hours of the procedure, including bleeding, infection, retroperitoneal haematoma, extravasation and urinoma, perforation of adjacent viscera like colon, hydrothorax and pneumothorax.
2] Complications range from clinically insignificant bleeding and postoperative fever, to more serious complications, such as bleeding requiring blood transfusion, fluid extravasation, urinary fistula, sepsis, organ injuries including pleural injuries (pneumothorax, hydrothorax, and hemothorax), injury to abdominal viscera (colon, duodenum, liver, and spleen) and rarely death.
Other signs, such as hydrothorax, respiratory distress, scrotal and facial edema and even sudden death, can also occur (SONGER & UZAL, 2005).