A ruptured dissection usually causes left hemothorax
. Herein, we present a case of ruptured Stanford type B aortic dissection which caused right hemothorax
According to the history, physical examination, and radiological investigations, the possible diagnosis is right-sided hemothorax
, lung contusion, elevated right hemidiaphragm due to subpulmonic effusion, diaphragmatic eventration, phrenic nerve injury, or even diaphragmatic rupture.
 Lushan earthquake Authors Condition assessed Farrow  Hemothorax
and hemopericardium Cremona et al.
Pesa, "Central venous catheter placement in the left internal jugular vein complicated by perforation of the left brachiocephalic vein and massive hemothorax
: a case report," A&A Case Reports, vol.
Most of them (5 patients) have pneumothoraxes, but 3 have hemothoraxes
with one requiring open surgery because of an intercostal artery bleeding.
In literature we found, also, two cases of nondescript pleural effusion [4,56], one case of hemothorax
, one case with hematoma , and three cases with bloody pleural effusion [32, 34,47].
and pneumothorax have also been reported [4, 6].
Additionally, the patient presented with fracture of the Th12 and L1 vertebras, hemothorax
, and tear of the right Achilles tendon (Figure 1).
Cardiac tamponade and contralateral hemothorax
after subclavian vein catheterization.
Patients with a pneumo- and/or hemothorax
were managed with a tube thoracostomy.
Additionally, diaphragmatic endometriosis can sometimes occur in association with catamenial hemothorax
or pneumothorax, the risk of which is unpredictable.
Although a normal result does not rule out airway involvement, it is a helpful tool in situations that may cause acute asphyxia, including mediastinal emphysema, tension pneumothorax or hemothorax
, as well as other injuries such as rib fractures and subcutaneous emphysema (7).
and hyperkalemia after pleural biopsy in a 43-year-old woman on hemodialysis.
Currently accepted indications for surgical intervention in PSP are second ipsilateral pneumothorax, first contralateral pneumothorax, synchronous bilateral spontaneous pneumothorax, persistent air leak despite 5-7 days of chest tube drainage, failure of lung re-expansion, spontaneous hemothorax
, and pregnancy.
Grossly, mild hemoperitoneum and hemothorax