harvard chest 8.txt

The flashcards below were created by user tyvachon on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. Atelectasis:
    poor diaphragmatic excursion, hypoventilation, PE;
  2. Atelectasis: central obstruction �
    endobronchial mass (bronchogenic CA, mucus plug, foreign body), extrinsic mass (large lymph nodes, large heart, aneurysm, mediastinal mass);
  3. Atelectasis: peripheral obstruction �
    pneumonia, post-surgery (LLL after cardiac surgery);
  4. Atelectasis: compression �
    pleural effusion, PTX;
  5. Atelectasis: contraction �
    scarring from chronic TB or any pulmonary fibrosis
  6. Complete opacification of one hemithorax:
    complete atelectasis (bronchogenic CA, mucus plug, ETT too low), large effusion (mets, lymphoma), prior pneumonectomy, malignant mesothelioma, unilateral pneumonia or pulmonary edema
Author
ID
69782
Card Set
harvard chest 8.txt
Description
radiology resident chest
Updated
Show Answers