hydropneumothorax

Summary

Summary: A collection of fluid and gas within the pleural cavity. (Dorland, 27th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Hydropneumothorax on FDG PET imaging
    Glenn P Ollenberger
    Centre for Positron Emission Tomography, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Nucl Med 29:277-8. 2004
  2. doi Recurrent hydropneumothorax as a presenting feature of malignant mesothelioma
    Kaushik Guha
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Knight Centre for Cystic Fibrosis, Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Camberley, Surrey GU16 7UJ, UK
    Eur J Intern Med 19:63-4. 2008
  3. ncbi [Sonographic diagnosis of post-interventional pneumothorax and hydropneumothorax--prospective study of 100 patients]
    A Reissig
    Pneumologie and Allergologie Immunologie, Klinik Innere Medizin I der Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 95:617-24. 2006
  4. ncbi Hydropneumomediastinum and bilateral hydropneumothorax as delayed complications of central venous catheterization
    M E Flatley
    Medical Service, Clement J Zablocki Veterans Administration Medical Center, Milwaukee
    Chest 103:1914-6. 1993
  5. ncbi Pyopneumothorax after blunt trauma
    Te I Weng
    Am J Emerg Med 22:436-7. 2004
  6. doi Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia masquerading as left-sided hydropneumothorax: a case report
    O I Oyinloye
    Department of Radiology, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Ann Trop Paediatr 30:57-60. 2010
  7. ncbi Idiopathic bronchiolitis obliterans with organizing pneumonia presenting with spontaneous hydropneumothorax and solitary pulmonary nodule
    D G Yang
    Department of Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 4:267-70. 1999
  8. ncbi Boerhaave's syndrome presenting with abdominal pain and right hydropneumothorax
    L Jagminas
    Rhode Island Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, Providence 02903, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 14:53-6. 1996
  9. ncbi [Candida albicans induced empyema: mode of revelation of a spontaneous oesophageal disrupture]
    P Koulmann
    Fédération d anesthésie réanimation, HIA Begin, 94160, Saint Mande, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 22:470-3. 2003
  10. ncbi Sensitivity of chest fluoroscopy compared with chest CT and chest radiography for diagnosing hydropneumothorax in association with percutaneous nephrostolithotomy
    Kenneth Ogan
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Urology 62:988-92. 2003

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  1. ncbi Hydropneumothorax on FDG PET imaging
    Glenn P Ollenberger
    Centre for Positron Emission Tomography, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Nucl Med 29:277-8. 2004
  2. doi Recurrent hydropneumothorax as a presenting feature of malignant mesothelioma
    Kaushik Guha
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Knight Centre for Cystic Fibrosis, Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Camberley, Surrey GU16 7UJ, UK
    Eur J Intern Med 19:63-4. 2008
    ..A video-assisted thoracoscopic procedure was performed and revealed an abnormally thickened pleura that turned out to be a mesothelioma. All persistent pneumothoraces should be investigated...
  3. ncbi [Sonographic diagnosis of post-interventional pneumothorax and hydropneumothorax--prospective study of 100 patients]
    A Reissig
    Pneumologie and Allergologie Immunologie, Klinik Innere Medizin I der Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 95:617-24. 2006
    ..if transthoracic sonography may replace chest radiographs in diagnosing post-interventional pneumothorax/hydropneumothorax, this prospective study was conducted...
  4. ncbi Hydropneumomediastinum and bilateral hydropneumothorax as delayed complications of central venous catheterization
    M E Flatley
    Medical Service, Clement J Zablocki Veterans Administration Medical Center, Milwaukee
    Chest 103:1914-6. 1993
    A case of hydropneumomediastinum and bilateral hydropneumothorax from a central venous catheter is described. The complication is related to the position of the catheter after placement through the left internal jugular vein...
  5. ncbi Pyopneumothorax after blunt trauma
    Te I Weng
    Am J Emerg Med 22:436-7. 2004
  6. doi Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia masquerading as left-sided hydropneumothorax: a case report
    O I Oyinloye
    Department of Radiology, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Ann Trop Paediatr 30:57-60. 2010
    ..On further assessment, a diaphragmatic hernia was suspected. The initial radiograph showed left hydropneumothorax. Fluoroscopy, follow-up chest radiographs and barium swallow confirmed the diagnosis of left TDR...
  7. ncbi Idiopathic bronchiolitis obliterans with organizing pneumonia presenting with spontaneous hydropneumothorax and solitary pulmonary nodule
    D G Yang
    Department of Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Respirology 4:267-70. 1999
    ..obliterans with organizing pneumonia (BOOP) presenting as solitary pulmonary nodule with spontaneous hydropneumothorax is reported in a 54-year-old man...
  8. ncbi Boerhaave's syndrome presenting with abdominal pain and right hydropneumothorax
    L Jagminas
    Rhode Island Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, Providence 02903, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 14:53-6. 1996
    ..Because survival is directly related to the time to diagnosis and treatment, a high clinical suspicion can decrease the substantial morbidity and mortality associated with Boerhaave's Syndrome...
  9. ncbi [Candida albicans induced empyema: mode of revelation of a spontaneous oesophageal disrupture]
    P Koulmann
    Fédération d anesthésie réanimation, HIA Begin, 94160, Saint Mande, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 22:470-3. 2003
    ..The oesophagus rupture was diagnosed by thoracoscopy made because of extensive hydropneumothorax on the thoracic CT 3 days after ablation of the thoracic drain...
  10. ncbi Sensitivity of chest fluoroscopy compared with chest CT and chest radiography for diagnosing hydropneumothorax in association with percutaneous nephrostolithotomy
    Kenneth Ogan
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Urology 62:988-92. 2003
    b>Hydropneumothorax (HPTX) is recognized as a potential complication of percutaneous nephrostolithotomy (PCNL), particularly with supracostal access. Postoperative chest radiography (CXR) is routinely used to evaluate the chest after PCNL...
  11. ncbi A case of Lemierre's syndrome presenting with multiple pulmonary abscesses associated with a tension hydropneumothorax resulting in a mediastinal shift
    S Venkateswaran
    Department of Medicine, Changi General Hospital, Singapore
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 34:450-3. 2005
    ..We report a case of Lemierre's syndrome...
  12. ncbi [Empyemectomy-treatment of pleural empyema]
    Algis Kybartas
    Clinic of General Thoracic Surgery, Vilnius University, Zygimantu 3, Vilnius, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 38:85-7. 2002
    ..Three patients died (6%). In 4 cases we had complications-hydropneumothorax. They received punction (3 patients) and 1 received tube toracostomy...
  13. doi A potentially fatal complication of postoperative vomiting: Boerhaave's syndrome
    S Reddy
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 25:257-9. 2008
  14. ncbi A case of Wegener's granulomatosis complicated with hydropneumothorax
    Askin Ates
    J Clin Rheumatol 12:264-5. 2006
  15. ncbi Isolated thoracic duct injury in penetrating neck trauma: a case report
    Sevval Eren
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medicine Faculty of Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 13:244-7. 2007
    A 39-year-old man was admitted with a stab wound to left lower neck. Chest X-ray revealed a left hydropneumothorax. Thoracentesis was performed and analysis of the fluid revealed chyle...
  16. ncbi [Paragonimus westermani infection confirmed by the detection of Paragonimus ova in the sputum with bilateral pleural effusion]
    Tsutomu Tanijiri
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Kansai Medical University
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 47:1131-4. 2009
    ..Consequently, he underwent a medical examination. A right pleural effusion, left hydropneumothorax, and multiple pulmonary nodular shadows were found on chest radiography...
  17. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of cervical anastomotic fistula contaminating mediastinum or pleural cavity after esophagogastrostomy: a report of five cases with literature review]
    Gang Chen
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Guangdong Provincial People s Hospital, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P R China
    Ai Zheng 24:1280-3. 2005
    ..It is very dangerous if the treatment is incorrect. This study was to analyze the causes, preventive measures, diagnosis methods and standard, and appropriate treatments of this kind of fistula...
  18. doi Robot-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy for early-stage lung cancer
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1880-5; discussion 1885-6. 2008
    ..We studied the use of the da Vinci surgical robot for mediastinal, hilar, and vascular dissection during video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy in patients with early-stage lung cancer...
  19. ncbi [Anterolateral approach for treatment of thoracolumbar disc protrusion]
    Xuyu Liao
    The Third Department of Orthopaedics, The First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei Anhui, 230032, P R China
    Zhongguo Xiu Fu Chong Jian Wai Ke Za Zhi 23:1418-21. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effect of anterolateral approach in treating thoracolumbar disc protrusion...
  20. ncbi [Diagnosis of pleurisy in an emergency setting]
    Jean Francois Muir
    Service de pneumologie et unité de soins intensifs respiratoires, CHU de Rouen, Hopital de Bois Guillaume, 76031 Rouen Cedex
    Rev Prat 57:479-88. 2007
    ..If hydropneumothorax is present, immediate drainage with a chest tube will be performed...
  21. doi Thoracoscopic lobectomy for severe bronchiectasis in children
    Steven S Rothenberg
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, The Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, 1601 East 19th Avenue, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 19:555-7. 2009
    ..This series represents our experience and results with thoracoscopic lobectomy for the treatment of severe bronchiectasis confined to a single lobe...
  22. ncbi [Spiral CT findings of pulmonary infection induced by intravenous injection of heroin]
    Zhong Chen
    Department of Radiology, Xinhui People s Hospital of Guangdong Province, Jiangmen 529100, China
    Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao 25:742-4. 2005
    ..To investigate spiral CT findings of pulmonary infection induced by intravenous injection of heroin...
  23. doi Clinical implications of unexpandable lung due to pleural disease
    Peter Doelken
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am J Med Sci 335:21-5. 2008
    Unexpandable lung due to pleural disease may manifest itself as a hydropneumothorax after pleural drainage procedure or as an inability to completely drain a pleural effusion due to chest pain...
  24. ncbi Esophago-pleural fistula with pulmonary tuberculosis
    Ganeshwar Behera
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, V S S Medical College, Burla, Sambalpur, Orissa, India
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 17:238-9. 2007
    A patient with clinical diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis and right sided hydropneumothorax found to have fistulous connection of pleura with oesophagus as evidenced by upper GI endoscopy and intrapleural instillation of radio-opaque ..
  25. ncbi [Spontaneous esophageal rupture in three patients]
    A Grigorovici
    Clinica a III a Chirurgicală, Spitalul Clinic de Urgenţe Sf Spiridon, Universitatea de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 100:57-62. 2005
    ..esomedistinal or esopleural fistula, pneumomediastinum, cervical subcutaneous emphysema, pleural effusion or hydropneumothorax. The early diagnosis and surgical treatment in the first 24 hours after the perforation offer the best ..
  26. pmc Pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to metastatic angiosarcoma
    P P Agarwal
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Thorax 61:366. 2006
  27. ncbi [Tension pneumothorax from a perforated gastric ulcer]
    F Crozier
    Service de Radiologie, Centre Hospitalier Henri Duffaut, Avignon
    J Radiol 85:776-8. 2004
    Fistulous communications between the abdomen and pleural space are rare. The Authors report a case of hydropneumothorax following transdiaphragmatic perforation of an anterior wall gastric ulcer.
  28. pmc Fecopneumothorax and colopleural fistula - uncommon complications of Crohn's disease
    G Barisiae
    Institute for Digestive Diseases, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
    BMC Gastroenterol 6:17. 2006
    ..Fistula formation is frequent in Crohn's disease and occurs in approximately 33% of patients. On the other hand, fistulous communication between the pleural cavity and adjacent organs below the diaphragm is extremely rare...
  29. ncbi Large asymptomatic hydropneumothorax after thoracentesis
    Jeanne M LaBerge
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 361, Box 0628, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:1047-9. 2004
    ..Cases are drawn from the interventional radiology experience at the University of California San Francisco and are edited by Jeanne M. LaBerge, MD, and Robert K. Kerlan, Jr, MD...
  30. ncbi Nocardial hydropneumothorax
    K Gowrinath
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, PorurChennai, India
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 46:51-3. 2004
    Pleural involvement in nocardiosis is rarely reported from India. A case of hydropneumothorax due to Nocardia asteroides in a patient with diabetes mellitus is reported...
  31. ncbi Reexpansion pulmonary oedema as a complication of pleural drainage
    V O Adegboye
    Department of Surgery, University College Hospital, Ibadan, and University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 9:214-20. 2002
    ..RPO is commonest among young patients who have had lung collapse for 7 or more days. In these circumstances RPO is prevented, its incidence and severity reduced by methods of gradual evacuation of PThx or pleural fluid drainage...
  32. pmc Bilateral hydropneumothoraces in a patient with pulmonary rheumatoid nodules during treatment with methotrexate
    N Steeghs
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1661-2. 2005
  33. ncbi A late post-traumatic diaphragmatic hernia revealed during pregnancy by post-partum respiratory distress
    Saad Rifki Jai
    Department of Surgery III, Ibn Rochd University Hospital, Casablanca, Morocco
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:295-8. 2007
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  34. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst: the controversial value of total parenteral nutrition
    M D Shahrudin
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
    Hepatogastroenterology 44:559-63. 1997
    ..Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) for the non-operative treatment of acute pancreatic pseudocyst has been of hypothetical benefit...
  35. ncbi 'Nutrothorax' due to misplacement of a nasogastric feeding tube
    L E M Haas
    Neth J Med 64:385-6. 2006
    ..we report a serious complication of blind nasogastric feeding tube insertion in a 65-year-old female patient, which was overlooked and caused severe respiratory failure...
  36. ncbi Giant parenchymal bronchogenic cyst mimicking hydropneumothorax
    Ahmet Basoglu
    Ondokuz Mayis University, Medical School, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Samsun, Turkey
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1201-2. 2003
  37. doi [Postpartum pneumomediastinum associated with subcutaneous emphysema: a case report]
    N Houari
    Service de réanimation mère enfant, CHU Hassan II, Route Sidi Harazem, 30000 Fès, Maroc
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 31:728-30. 2012
    ..A diagnosis of subcutaneous emphysema was made and this was confirmed with the chest X-ray. Pneumomediastinum and hydropneumothorax were also detected. Uneventful recovery over three days followed conservative management.
  38. ncbi Ultrasonographic approach to diagnosing hydropneumothorax
    R Targhetta
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Montpellier Nimes University Hospital, Nimes, France
    Chest 101:931-4. 1992
    ..We conclude that echography appears to be a new approach to diagnosing HPN, which is particularly useful during or after ultrasonically guided procedures including pleural drainage, and should be recognized by sonographers...
  39. ncbi Hydropneumothorax secondary to hydatid lung disease
    R L Agrawal
    Department of Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, M L N Medical College, Allahabad
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 35:93-6. 1993
    A case of pulmonary hydatid disease which ruptured to produce a hydropneumothorax is reported. Radiologically the patient presented with an oval opacity which enlarged with an appearance of air crescent...
  40. doi Is routine postoperative chest radiography needed after percutaneous nephrolithotomy?
    Marc A Bjurlin
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Cook County Hospital, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Urology 79:791-5. 2012
    ..CXR) is required after percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) for the detection and possible management of hydropneumothorax. It is the standard for many urologists to obtain routine postoperative CXRs after PCNL to assess for ..
  41. doi [A late post-traumatic diaphragmatic hernia revealed by a tension fecopneumothorax (a case report)]
    M Kafih
    Service des urgences viscérales chirurgicales, CHU Ibn Rochd, Casablanca, Morocco
    Rev Pneumol Clin 65:23-6. 2009
    ..The left diaphragmatic cupola is the most touched. Tension fecopneumothorax following diaphragmatic hernia perforation in the pleural cavity is a rare but particularly severe complication of traumatic diaphragmatic hernia...
  42. ncbi Lepidic intrapulmonary growth of malignant mesothelioma presenting as recurrent hydropneumothorax
    H Wu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Hum Pathol 27:989-92. 1996
    ..The patient presented with recurrent hydropneumothorax and minimal pleural thickening on chest computed tomography (CT)...
  43. pmc Boerhaave's syndrome: Thoracolaparoscopic approach
    Shulmit Vaidya
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Access Surgery, Joy Hospital, Mumbai, India
    J Minim Access Surg 6:76-9. 2010
    We present a case of Boerhaave's syndrome managed thoracolaparoscopically. A 45-year- old man presented with hydropneumothorax following severe retching...
  44. ncbi Pleuropulmonary blastoma in a child presenting with spontaneous pneumothorax
    Jamaree Teeratakulpisarn
    Departments of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 86:385-91. 2003
    ..CT) of the chest showed a cavity with intramural mass confined in the right lower lung accompanied with hydropneumothorax. The surgery revealed a cystic and solid mass occupying the right pleural space medially displacing the ..
  45. pmc Spontaneous esophageal-pleural fistula
    Sameer Vyas
    Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Lung India 28:300-2. 2011
    ..Chest computed tomography showed right EPF and hydropneumothorax. She was managed conservatively keeping the chest tube drainage and performing feeding jejunostomy...
  46. ncbi Disseminated pneumococcal infection with pericarditis and cardiac tamponade: report of one case
    Ning Hui Foo
    Department of Pediatrics, Chi Mei Foundation Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Acta Paediatr Taiwan 46:301-4. 2005
    ..Further X ray study showed right hydropneumothorax and cardiomegaly...
  47. pmc Thoracoscopy in diagnosis of ruptured pulmonary hydatid cyst
    Mohsen Sokouti
    Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tabriz, 12345, Islamic Republic of Iran
    BMJ Case Rep 2008:bcr0620080133. 2008
    ..He had previously presented with a massive right hydropneumothorax on his chest x ray 6 months ago, which was followed by 2 weeks of intercostal tube drainage resulting in a ..
  48. doi [Non-tuberculous pleural infections versus tuberculous pleural infections]
    K Horo
    UFR des sciences médicales de l université de Cocody, Service de Pneumologie, CHU de Cocody, BP 582, Abidjan cedex 03, Cote d Ivoire
    Rev Mal Respir 29:404-11. 2012
    ..In countries where tuberculosis is endemic, the main differential diagnosis for pleural infection by common bacteria is pleural tuberculosis...
  49. ncbi [Acute postoperative respiratory insufficiency of uncommon cause]
    A Strecker
    Service de Pneumologie, CH Douai
    Rev Pneumol Clin 50:329-31. 1994
    ..The unusual nature of the signs delayed diagnosis...
  50. doi Spontaneous pneumothorax and lung carcinoma: should one consider synchronous malignant pleural mesothelioma?
    Trevor A Flood
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Thorac Oncol 4:770-2. 2009
    ..pathologic findings of a 68-year-old smoker with previous asbestos exposure who presented with spontaneous hydropneumothorax and was diagnosed with synchronous undifferentiated lung carcinoma and incidental malignant pleural ..
  51. pmc A case report of a spontaneous oesophageal pleural fistula
    Sanjeev Kumar
    Assistant Professor, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Dr Rajinder, Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Tanda, 1760011, India
    J Clin Diagn Res 7:522-4. 2013
    ..retrosternal chest pain, constipation, and shortness of breath, with features which were suggestive of a hydropneumothorax and shock...
  52. ncbi Tuberculous oesophagopleural fistula
    K B Gupta
    Department of Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak 124001
    J Indian Med Assoc 109:504-5. 2011
    b>Hydropneumothorax complicating to oesophagopleural and broncho-oesophageal fistula is an unusual presentation and is reported in literature as separate clinical entities...
  53. ncbi Endobronchial Watanabe spigot embolisation in the treatment of bronchopleural fistula due to tuberculous empyema in intensive care unit
    Levent Dalar
    Interventional Pulmonology Unit, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:140-3. 2013
    ..The case presented was a 39-year-old male patient with diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis developed hydropneumothorax while taking steroid and immunosuppressive treatment and examination of pleural fluid revealed acid-fast ..
  54. ncbi Acute pneumonia and empyema caused by Mycobacterium intracellulare
    Sang Un Park
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Intern Med 45:1007-10. 2006
    ..A chest radiograph and CT revealed pneumonic consolidation in the left lower lobe and loculated hydropneumothorax. The sputum smear was positive for acid fast bacilli...
  55. doi Spherules, hyphae, and air-crescent sign
    Adriano R Tonelli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Am J Med Sci 335:504-6. 2008
    ..Computed tomography of the chest revealed a left lower lobe infiltrate, a cavity with air-crescent sign and hydropneumothorax. The pleural fluid was sampled and revealed an eosinophilic exudate with normal pH...
  56. pmc Serial CT findings of Paragonimus infested dogs and the Micro-CT findings of the worm cysts
    Chang Hyun Lee
    Department of Radiology and the Institute of Radiation Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 8:372-81. 2007
    ..To investigate the serial CT findings of Paragonimus westermani infected dogs and the microscopic structures of the worm cysts using Micro-CT...
  57. pmc The unexpandable lung
    John T Huggins
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina 96 Jonathan Lucas St, Suite 812 CSB, Charleston, SC 29425 USA
    F1000 Med Rep 2:77. 2010
    ..lung occurring as a consequence of active or remote pleural disease may present as a post-thoracentesis hydropneumothorax or an effusion that cannot be completely drained because of the development of anterior chest pain...
  58. doi [Dry cough, chest pain and difficult breathing in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis]
    M Ziade
    Service de Rhumatologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 97:1133-6. 2008
    ..The presence of broncho-pleural fistulae may be responsible for the persistence of the phenomenon in our patient...
  59. doi Oesophageal perforation complicating intraoperative transoesophageal echocardiography: suspicion can save lives
    Hany Elsayed
    Department of Cardiothoracic, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 11:380-2. 2010
    ..We advocate that in the event of postoperative hydropneumothorax, the differential diagnosis must include iatrogenic oesophageal injury from transoesophageal echo.
  60. ncbi An unusual cause of breathlessness in a chronic smoker
    Anbalagan Amudhan
    South Med J 100:917-8. 2007
  61. ncbi [Imaging findings in catamenial pneumothorax]
    M J Ciudad
    Servicio de Radiodiagnostico, Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Radiologia 49:263-7. 2007
    ..To show the presentation and imaging findings of catamenial pneumothorax...
  62. pmc Atypical presentation of lymphangioleiomyomatosis as jugular vein thrombosis
    Nisar A Wani
    Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Sher I Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences SKIMS, Srinagar, India
    Br J Radiol 83:e70-3. 2010
    ..CT study showed bilateral lung cysts with left-sided hydropneumothorax and retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy...
  63. ncbi [A man with a painful chest after frequent vomiting]
    Hendrik W P C van de Meerendonk
    Diakonessenhuis, Utrecht, afd Longziekten, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A1183. 2010
    ..A 60-year-old man presented with chest pain and weight loss, starting after a period of vomiting. Contrast radiography of the esophagus revealed an esophageal-pleural fistula. The patient was successfully treated by stent placement...
  64. ncbi [Radiographic diagnosis of traumatic bronchial rupture]
    Yong Sheng Zhou
    Department of Radiology, Baoan People s Hospital, Shenzhen, China
    Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 29:1238-9. 2009
    ..To study the X-ray and CT findings of traumatic bronchial rupture for early radiographic diagnosis and treatment...
  65. doi Tuberculosis-associated secondary pneumothorax: a retrospective study of 53 patients
    Masoud Shamaei
    National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Respir Care 56:298-302. 2011
    ..Pneumothorax is a well known complication of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB), particularly in patients with advanced TB...
  66. doi Robot-assisted lobectomy for early-stage lung cancer: report of 100 consecutive cases
    Farid Gharagozloo
    Washington Institute of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:380-4. 2009
    ..This study describes a hybrid minimally invasive lobectomy procedure consisting of two phases: robotic vascular, hilar, and mediastinal dissection, and then VATS lobectomy...
  67. doi An unusual presentation of bronchial rupture
    Tugba Goktalay
    Department of Pulmonary Diseases, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Respir Care 56:858-60. 2011
    Persistent hydropneumothorax was diagnosed in a 62-year-old female with a history of blunt trauma, although she was treated with chest tube and closed underwater seal drainage...
  68. doi Imaging of lung transplantation: review
    Yuen Li Ng
    CT Unit, Department of Clinical Radiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds LS1 3EX, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:S1-13, quiz S14-9. 2009
    ..Familiarity with the radiologic appearances of common surgical techniques and complications of lung transplantation is important...
  69. doi [Esophageal perforation during nasogastric tube insertion in a patient with right-sided aortic arch and thoracic aorta. Pathophysiology and surgical implications]
    F De Dominicis
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique, CHU d Amiens Sud, Avenue Rene Laennec, Salouel, 80054 Amiens Cedex 1, France
    J Chir (Paris) 146:499-502. 2009
    ..In this case report, radiologic images revealed a right-sided aortic arch with a right-sided thoracic aorta. This anatomical anomaly probably contributed to the complication and necessitated a modified approach to the surgical repair...
  70. doi Experience with a new energy source for tissue fusion in pediatric patients
    Todd A Ponsky
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 19:S207-9. 2009
    ..This report documents our experience with this device...
  71. ncbi [A case of pneumothorax secondary to septic pulmonary embolism due to central venous catheter infection caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus]
    Shinya Inamoto
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kobe Rosai Hospital
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 82:51-4. 2008
    ..Six days later, chest radiography showed asymptomatic right hydropneumothorax. An intercostal tube was inserted and purulent fluid drained...
  72. ncbi Interlobar hydropneumothorax
    Balakrishnan Menon
    Department of Respiratory Allergy and Applied Immunology, Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
    Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 48:207-8. 2006
    We report a case of interlobar hydropneumothorax in a 42-year-old male with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and a history of tuberculosis in the past...
  73. ncbi Perforation of a substernal interposed ileocolon caused by right thoracic herniation
    Va Kei Kok
    Department of Surgery, Taipei County Hospital, 5 Floor, No 17, Lane 12, Qing Tian Street, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 15:515-7. 2007
    ..Careful dissection of the pleura in order to create a retrosternal tunnel, and the use of a suitable length of an esophageal substitute could prevent this complication...
  74. ncbi Minimally invasive percutaneous nephrolithotomy for staghorn calculi: a novel single session approach via multiple 14-18Fr tracts
    Zeng Guohua
    Department of Urology, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical College, Guangzhou 510230, China
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:124-8. 2007
    ....
  75. ncbi Coccidioides immitis presenting as a mycelial pathogen with empyema and hydropneumothorax
    M J Dolan
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Wilford Hall United States Air Force Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX 78236
    J Med Vet Mycol 30:249-55. 1992
    A previously healthy Caucasian male developed hydropneumothorax and a pleural peel filled with pleomorphic, septate hyphae...
  76. ncbi Oops we got in the chest: fluoroscopic chest tube insertion for hydrothorax after percutaneous nephrostolithotomy
    Kenneth Ogan
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Urology 60:1098-9. 2002
    ....
  77. ncbi Ruptured hydatid cysts of the lung in children: clinical review and results of surgery
    Akin Eraslan Balci
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:889-92. 2002
    ..Rupture of a hydatid cyst may cause some unique problems, especially in children...
  78. ncbi [Hydropneumothorax complicating sqamous-cell esophageal carcinoma]
    Sarah Montembault
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 26:638-9. 2002
  79. ncbi Images in cardiothoracic surgery. Pleuroperitoneal fistula
    Anthony P C Yim
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:1327. 2002
  80. ncbi Tension pneumothorax associated with hydatid cyst rupture
    Ibrahim Can Kurkcuoglu
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Ataturk University Medical Faculty, Erzurum, Turkey
    J Thorac Imaging 17:78-80. 2002
    ..Tension hydropneumothorax secondary to the rupture of a hydatid cyst was detected in 5 of 185 spontaneous pneumothorax cases that were ..
  81. ncbi Usefulness of the suspended microbubble sign in differentiating empyemic and nonempyemic hydropneumothorax
    F C Lin
    Department, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, and School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Ultrasound Med 20:1341-5. 2001
    ..In this study, we intended to evaluate the clinical usefulness of the suspended microbubble sign in differentiating empyemic and nonempyemic hydropneumothorax.
  82. ncbi Boerhaave's syndrome: a pediatric case
    C Ramsook
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street MC 1 1481, Houston, TX 77030 2399, U S A
    J Clin Gastroenterol 33:77-8. 2001
    ..This syndrome is most common among alcoholic adult men. This case report is that of a pediatric patient with a similar pathologic process...
  83. ncbi [Boerhaave syndrome. A case report and review of the literature]
    G Soldati
    ASL 2, Ospedale di Lucca U O Pronto Soccorso Medicina e Chirurgia d Urgenza e Accettazione
    Minerva Chir 55:873-9. 2000
    ..Despite negative chest X-ray, a thoracic TC showed a small right sided effusion with left sided hydropneumothorax, and the definitive diagnosis was obtained by contrast study with a water soluble medium which showed the ..
  84. ncbi Respiratory bronchiolitis associated interstitial lung disease (RB-ILD) presenting with haemoptysis
    A M McWilliams
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Respirology 5:385-7. 2000
    ..The patient had significant postoperative complications of prolonged air leak and hydropneumothorax requiring further surgery and prolonged hospital stay. Advice regarding smoking cessation was given...
  85. ncbi [Boerhaave syndrome: a rare cause of acute thoracic pain]
    K Anastasiadou
    Radiologische Abteilung des Allgemeinen Krankenhauses G. Papanikolaou, Thessaloniki, Griechenland
    Pneumologie 52:132-4. 1998
    ..If symptoms like vomiting, severe thoracic pain, pneumomediastinum, pneumothorax or hydropneumothorax on the left side occur, a rupture of the oesophagus should be taken into account especially in case of abuse ..
  86. ncbi [Two cases of recurrent hydropneumothorax caused by malignant pleural mesothelioma]
    H Tanaka
    Department of Surgery, National Kinki Chou Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Nihon Kyobu Geka Gakkai Zasshi 44:1877-81. 1996
    ..36%. Mean age of patients was 67 year-old and recurrent hydropneumothorax was characterized in the clinical course...
  87. ncbi Case report: empyema with hydropneumothorax and bacteremia caused by Clostridium sporogenes
    C E Corbett
    Infectious Diseases Immunology Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Memphis, Tennessee and the Department of Medicine, University of Tennessee 38104, USA
    Am J Med Sci 312:242-5. 1996
    ..had multiple risk factors for anaerobic pleuropulmonary infection, and developed an acute empyema with hydropneumothorax that was associated with Clostridium sporogenes bacteremia...
  88. ncbi Transbronchial intubation of the right pleural space: a rare complication of nasogastric intubation with a polyvinylchloride tube--a case study
    A El-Gamel
    Children s Hospital, Ladywood, Birmingham, U K
    Heart Lung 22:224-5. 1993
    ..We report a pulmonary perforation and hydropneumothorax caused by a polyvinylchloride nasogastric tube without a stylet in a child of 13 months...
  89. ncbi The limited role of total parenteral nutrition in the management of pancreatic pseudocyst
    M W Jackson
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
    Am Surg 59:736-9. 1993
    ..patients (35%) sustained catheter-related complication, which included sepsis (26%), pneumothorax (9%), hydropneumothorax (2%), and septic right atrial thrombosis (2%), in the course of hospitalization...
  90. ncbi Early chylopneumothorax in a patient with pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis
    M L Chuang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoynan, Taiwan, R O C
    J Formos Med Assoc 92:278-82. 1993
    ..A radiograph of the chest showed a right-sided hydropneumothorax, which was proven to be a chylous effusion by lipoprotein electrophoresis and was very refractory to ..
  91. ncbi Atraumatic perforation of the esophagus: current concepts and report of an additional case
    S Kumar
    Department of Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Trop Gastroenterol 11:211-4. 1990
    ..One such case with clinical features classic of this entity is reported. Characteristic findings of hydropneumothorax and pneumomediastinum on plain chest film, and the contrast esophagogram confirmed the diagnosis quickly...
  92. ncbi Surgical treatment and follow-up of pulmonary hydatid cyst
    Adel K Ayed
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 12:112-6. 2003
    ..To report our experience of surgical procedures in the management of hydatid cysts of the lung and to assess the effect of postoperative chemotherapy...
  93. ncbi Rheumatoid lung nodules with hydropneumothorax
    M Rguibi
    Joint Bone Spine 70:397-8. 2003
  94. ncbi Pleural complications of pulmonary hydatid disease
    Mustafa Kursat Ozvaran
    Department of Pulmonology, SSK Sureyyapasa Center for Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    Respirology 9:115-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence and diagnostic features of pleural manifestations of pulmonary hydatid disease...
  95. ncbi Conservative management of a three-day-old esophageal perforation with feeding jejunostomy and prokinetic drug
    Dinesh Vyas
    Department of Surgery, S M S Medical College, Jaipur, India
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1242-4. 2006
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed with a series of gastrograffin esophagograms which revealed a leak in the lower part of the esophagus, with hydropneumothorax.
  96. ncbi Successful treatment with one-way endobronchial valve of large air-leakage complicating narrow-bore enteral feeding tube malposition
    Tiziano De Giacomo
    University of Rome La Sapienza, Department of Surgery and Transplantation Paride Stefanini, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:811-2. 2006
    ..A large left-side hydropneumothorax developed requiring a chest tube...
  97. ncbi Oesophageal rupture arising as a complication of acute appendicitis in a child
    Kenneth Wong
    Med J Aust 184:588. 2006
  98. ncbi [Tuberculous pneumothorax. Retrospective study of 23 cases in Tunisia]
    S Mezghani
    Service de Pneumologie, Hôpital Farhat Hached, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
    Rev Pneumol Clin 62:13-8. 2006
    ..The chest roentgengraph showed pneumothorax (n=8) or hydropneumothorax (n=15), and pulmonary lesions associated in 82.5% of patients...
  99. ncbi [Tension pneumofluidothorax of the right pleural cavity resulting from a rupture of the oesophagus during gastrectasy]
    V Sut'ak
    Chirurgicke oddĕlení I, Nemocnice Jihlava
    Rozhl Chir 85:19-23. 2006
    ..The symptoms developed fully shortly after lifting a heavy weight...
  100. ncbi A case of acute pneumonitis following talc pleurodesis: high-resolution CT findings
    Yookyung Kim
    Department of Radiology and Internal Medicine, Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital, Yang Cheon Ku, Seoul 158 710, Republic of Korea
    J Thorac Imaging 21:47-9. 2006
    ..She was started on treatment with corticosteroid. Her dyspnea rapidly improved and air-space consolidation resolved over a few months on follow-up radiographs...
  101. ncbi Pleural aspergillosis with bronchopleurocutaneous fistula and costal bone destruction: a case report
    Enrique J Soto-Hurtado
    Pneumology Service, Carlos Haya Hospital, Malaga, Spain
    Lung 183:417-23. 2005
    ..admitted to this hospital for a bronchopleural fistula (empyema necessitatis) with subsequent spontaneous hydropneumothorax and costal bone involvement. The patient underwent surgery because of his rapid worsening condition...