Flashcards in Respiratory Deck (21):
what does air in pleural space on x ray mean
what does obscured heart border on x ray mean
what does circular pacity mean
what does walled off cavity with fluid level mean
signs of severe asthma attack
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- PERF 33-50%
what does chronic inflammation of lung parenchyma indicate?
interstitial lung disease
what does chronic swelling of airway mucosa indicate?
what does progressive fibrosis and remodelling of intersitium and brolonged bronchial muscle contraction indicate?
feeling unwell acutely, coloured sputum and flu symptoms could mean...?
what do you need for TB diagnosis?
maybe haemoptysis, sweats
signs of PE
pitting calf oedema
signs of SLE
unilaerla dullness to percussion
signs for cystic fibrosis
coarse inspiratory crepitations
3 sounds that can suggest consolidation
- bronchial breath sounds
- increased vocal resonance
-hyporesonany percussion note
- decreased expansion
what does stony dull percussion mean
how to describe pleuritic chest pain
may be worse when you cough, sneeze or move around.
It may be relieved by taking shallow breaths.
sudden pain with breathelessness in young person should indicate what...?
what is hyperresonant percussion note with decreased air entry a sign of?
what symptoms can consolidation present with?
fever and cough - gradual onset of symptoms
RF for PE