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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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Thoraco-abdominal CT-scan showed a right hydrothorax, confirmed the abdominopelvic mass which filled all the peritoneal cavity without signs of distant metastases or lymphadenopathy (Figures 2-4).
CXR following MT showed no recurrence of the hydrothorax (Figure 1d).
Approximately 2% to 3% of PD patients develop hydrothorax secondary to pleuro-peritoneal communication, and it mostly affects older females.
Key Words: peritoneal dialysis, noninfectious complications, continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis, hernia, hydrothorax, ischemic colitis, pancreatitis, hemoperitoneum, hypokalemia, pneumoperitoneum, gastroesophageal reflux disease, subcapsular steatosis
IIPV may result in serious injury or death from conditions such as: abdominal wall and/or diaphragmatic hernias, hydrothorax, heart failure, acute hypertension, pulmonary edema, decreased pulmonary function and pericardial effusion.
1) Previous hiatal surgery can predispose to pneumothorax and hydrothorax when hollow viscus perforates intra-peritoneally, and
The etiology of pleural effusions in the whole study population FLUID CHARACTERISTICS Female Male Total TRANSUDATES Congestive hearth failure (CHF) 37 54 91 Hepatic hydrothorax 8 16 24 Nephrotic syndrome 6 14 20 Chronic renal failure (CRF) 6 6 12 Hypoalbuminemia 2 2 4 Total (n) 59 92 151 EXUDATES Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) 33 42 75 Tuberculous pleurisy 32 55 87 Parapneumonic pleurisy 17 40 57 Non-small cell lung cancer (ca) metastasis 16 31 47 Small cell lung ca metastasis 2 4 6 Malignant pleurisy 3 6 9 Benign asbestos pleurisy 1 3 4 Pancreas ca metastasis 3 3 Colon ca metastasis 1 2 3 Lymphoma metastasis 3 4 7 Dressler's syndrome 2 2 Total (n) 108 192 300 Table 2.
Postmortem examination of each of the 2 dead llamas 6-16 hours after death showed similar results: acute and severe hydrothorax, severe congestion and edema of the lungs, and fibrinous pericarditis.
The preponderance of right hydrothorax in congestive heart failure.
Clinical features included various forms of metastasis in the pericardium (n = 1), upper right clavicle (n = 1), lymph nodes (n = 1), liver (n = 1), and brain (n = 1); accompanying hydrothorax was also observed in nine patients.
Pericardial fluid (180 mL), right hydrothorax (300 mL), ascites (300 mL), and generalized edema were also found.
The hydrothorax was concomitantly drained using 2 large Argyle tubes connected to underwater seal.
Clinical evaluation may reveal hypovolemia, hemoconcentration, electrolyte imbalances, ascites, hemoperitoneum, pleural effusions, hydrothorax, acute pulmonary distress, and thromboembolic events (see "Pulmonary and Vascular Complications").
2 At introduction, the NanoMaxx tool is available with a complement of five transducers to support a wide range of examinations and procedures including thoracic assessment for hemothorax, hydrothorax and pneumothorax, vascular access, needle aspirations and injections, as well as abdominal, cardiac, nerve, OB/Gyn, musculoskeletal, small parts and vascular scanning.