Full Text Journal Articles in
Journal Case Rep Pulmonol

Advertisement

Find full text journal articles






Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy of an Adolescent Stem Cell Transplantation Recipient with Hemorrhagic Cystitis and BK Virus.

David López, Abdullah Alismail, Laren D Tan,

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) continues to show effectiveness in the treatment of several diseases and benefits such as fibroblast proliferation, capillary angiogenesis, and decreasing edema, especially in hemorrhagic cystitis (HC). We report a case of a 15-year-old male with chronic myelogenous leukemia status posthaploidentical stem cell transport with BK virus ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:3465412]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Acute Airway Obstruction and Cardiopulmonary Arrest due to Tracheomalacia Caused by Megaesophagus Compression Secondary to Achalasia.

Mickael Aubignat, Pierre-Alexandre Roger, Amandine Dernoncourt, Valery Salle, Amar Smail, Clement Gourguechon, Jean Schmidt, Pierre Duhaut,

We report the case of an 80-year-old woman who presented one episode of cardiopulmonary arrest and two episodes of acute airway obstruction. We found in this patient the presence of tracheomalacia caused by megaesophagus compression secondary to achalasia probably responsible for episodes of acute airway obstruction and cardiopulmonary arrest. ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:5946985]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Massive Pulmonary Hemorrhage from Bronchial Varix.

Michael Agustin, Scott Shay, Jose Gonzalez, Pei Liu, Nancy Lentz, Anna Shapiro, Nat Dumrongmongcolgul, Michael Torres, Vasin Jungtrakoolchai,

Bronchial varix is a rare pulmonary disorder which may lead to life-threatening hemorrhage. Diagnosis is difficult because of the subtle abnormalities on radiographic and bronchoscopic examination. We present a case of massive hemoptysis from a bleeding bronchial varix. In the absence of immediate complex endobronchial therapy in the island of ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:9175785]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Vaping-Induced Lung Injury: A Case of Lipoid Pneumonia Associated with E-Cigarettes Containing Cannabis.

Bryno Gay, Zachary Field, Sachin Patel, Rodrigo Murillo Alvarez, Wael Nasser, Mario Madruga, S J Carlan,

Electronic cigarette, or vaping product use-associated lung injury (EVALI), is a group of lung disorders associated with vaping and e-cigarette products that has previously been categorized as a diagnosis of exclusion and best described as an exogenous lipoid pneumonia or chemical pneumonitis. Here, we describe the onset of an exogenous ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:7151834]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Cavitary Pneumonia: A Complication of Antibiotic Noncompliance.

Jake L Cotton, Tarig Ali-Dinar, Aledie Navas-Nazario,

In this report, we present a complicated case of community-acquired pneumonia in a 5-year-old boy. The patient first presented to the pulmonology clinic with the diagnosis of asthma and a recent history of recurrent pneumonia. Poor compliance to two courses of outpatient oral antibiotics resulted in persistent pneumonia symptoms with ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:5971348]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



One Lung Soldier: A Ventilation Conundrum in a Postpneumonectomy Syndrome Complicated by Acute Respiratory Syndrome.

Jaskaran K Purewal, N F N Sakul, Nikhita R Balabbigari, Alberto Nenninger, Nisha Kotecha,

Postpneumonectomy syndrome involves mediastinal shift causing dynamic airway obstruction via compression of the main bronchus and distal trachea. A few case reports describe the development of ARDS in patients with postpneumonectomy syndrome. Reeb et al. (2017) describe the mortality of postpneumonectomy ARDS anywhere from 33% to 88%. One may encounter ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:5476794]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Successful Use of Hyperbaric Oxygen as Adjunctive Therapy for a Nonhealing Venous Ulcer in a Patient with Systemic Sclerosis and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Isaac Biney, Tina Dudney, Mitchell Goldman, Lee Carder, Elise Schriver,

Skin ulcers are a common complication of systemic sclerosis (SSc) that can significantly impact the quality of life. There have been recent reports on the use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO2T) in the management of nonhealing systemic sclerosis skin ulcers. The effect of HBO2T on pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), another ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:4750375]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Spontaneous Chylothorax following Septic Pulmonary Embolization.

Michael Agustin, Michele Yamamoto, Chawat Tongma, Leslie Anne Chua, Michael Torres, Scott Shay,

Chylothorax is the occurrence of chyle (lymph) in the pleural cavity secondary to damage of the thoracic duct. It is a rare form of pleural effusion which appears as a milky white turbid fluid. Malignancy is the leading cause of nontraumatic chylothorax while inadvertent surgical injury to the thoracic duct ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:3979507]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Spontaneous Pneumomediastinum and Diffuse Subcutaneous Emphysema after Methamphetamine Inhalation.

Michael Agustin, Gabriel David, Ji Yeong Kang, Ornusa Teerasukjinda,

Methamphetamines are commonly abused drugs for their stimulant and euphoric effects. Inhaled and intravenous use may cause damage to the respiratory system. Spontaneous pneumomediastinum is a condition where changes in intrathoracic pressure leads to alveolar rupture and dissection of air along the tracheobronchial tree. Massive subcutaneous emphysema may result from ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:7538748]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Assessment of Bronchiectasis in HIV Patients among an Urban Population.

Veena Dronamraju, Navneet Singh, Justin Poon, Sachi Shah, Joseph Gorga, Hector Ojeda-Martinez, Samy McFarlane,

Bronchiectasis is characterized by permanent destruction of the airways that presents with productive cough, as well as bronchial wall thickening and luminal dilatation on computed tomographic (CT) scan of the chest; it is associated with high mortality. Accumulating data suggests higher rates of bronchiectasis among the HIV-positive population. This case ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:8903809]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Follicular Bronchiolitis: Two Cases with Varying Clinical and Radiological Presentation.

Delyse Garg, Mohit Mody, Chaitanya Pal, Pratik Patel, Christina Migliore, Christine Minerowicz, Nikhil Madan,

Follicular bronchiolitis (FB) is a rare bronchiolar disorder associated with hyperplasia of the bronchial-associated lymphoid tissue (BALT). It is characterized by the development of lymphoid follicles with germinal centers in the walls of small airways. It falls under the category of lymphoproliferative pulmonary diseases (LPDs) and commonly occurs in relation ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:4564587]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Goiter in a Patient with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Treated with Epoprostenol.

Shaadi Abughazaleh, Zeenat Safdar,

A 35-year-old female with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) who presented with complaints of progressively worsening dysphagia, facial swelling, and shortness of breath, was found to have a large goiter. In patients treated with epoprostenol for long periods of time, thyroid disease is common. Most cases of thyroid disease describe thyrotoxicosis ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:1617253]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



A Case Series of Vaping-Induced Lung Injury in a Community Hospital Setting.

Mohammed Ali, Kashmala Khan, Mihir Buch, Manuel Ramos-Ramirez, Munish Sharma, Seema Patel, Saiara Choudhury, Humayun Anjum, Alamgir Khan, Salim Surani,

Acute and subacute injury to the lung parenchyma can be caused by multiple products. Over the past few years, vaping (also known as E-cigarettes) has become a popular trend and has been considered "safer" alternative to smoking cigarettes, especially among young adults. The use of E-cigarettes has rapidly increased, and ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:9631916]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Spontaneous Hemopneumothorax: A Rare Cause of Unexplained Hemodynamic Instability in a Young Patient.

Antonio Higor Marques Aragão, Letícia Aguiar Fonseca, Flávio Clemente Deulefeu, Israel Lopes Medeiros, Rafael Fernandes Viana de Araújo, Carlos Alberto da Cruz Neto, Antero Gomes Neto,

Spontaneous hemopneumothorax is a rare and potentially life-threatening disorder which complicates about 1-12% of patients presenting with spontaneous pneumothorax and has a remarkable predilection for male patients. It may present with signs of hypovolemic shock without apparent cause. While there are no specific guidelines for the management of patients diagnosed ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:5026759]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Successful Treatment for Hypercalcemia due to Cosecretion of Parathyroid Hormone-Related Protein and 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3 in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: A Case Report and Literature Review.

Takunori Ogawa, Jun Miyata, Koichi Fukunaga, Akihiko Kawana, Takashi Inoue,

Hypercalcemia of malignancy frequently manifests as paraneoplastic syndrome in patients with solid tumors. A 71-year-old man was diagnosed with stage IIIB lung squamous cell carcinoma. Laboratory examination revealed high serum calcium concentration with elevated serum parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 levels. As the patient did not respond to ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:2475725]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Pulmonary Hyalinizing Granuloma Mimicking Primary Lung Cancer: An Unusual Case Involving a Pulmonary Tumor.

Hideki Marushima, Hiroki Sakai, Reimi Yoneyama, Hiroyuki Kimura, Tomoyuki Miyazawa, Motohiro Chosokabe, Masahiro Hoshikawa, Koji Kojima, Masayuki Takagi, Hisashi Saji,

Pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma is a very rare benign condition. This study describes a case involving pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma in a 76-year-old man who presented with a solitary pulmonary nodule, determined through chest radiography and computed tomography, that mimicked primary lung cancer. To establish a definitive diagnosis, tumor resection was performed ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:3268608]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Isolated Pauci-Immune Pulmonary Capillaritis Associated with Hydrocarbon Inhalation and Marijuana Smoking: An Unusual Case of Severe Hypoxemia.

Jason S Oh, Uni Wong, Divyansh Bajaj, Stella E Hines,

We present a case report of a patient with Isolated pauci-immune pulmonary capillaritis (IPIPC). A 40-year-old male presented with acute onset severe hypoxemic respiratory failure. He had just returned home from work as a cabinetmaker, where he experienced inhalational exposure to hydrocarbons and solvents, and had smoked a marijuana cigarette. ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:1264859]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia with a Rare Radiographic Presentation of a Diffuse Micronodular Pattern Mimicking Miliary Lung Infiltration: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Jakrin Kewcharoen, Kittika Poonsombudlert, Sakda Sathirareuangchai, Wichit Sae-Ow, Hanh La, Narin Sriratanaviriyakul,

We reported a case of cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (COP) presenting with an unusual diffuse micronodular pattern (DMP) mimicking miliary lung infiltration. The patient is a 66-year-old man with a past medical history of diabetes mellitus type 2 and hyperlipidemia who presented with progressive dyspnea associated with significant weight loss and ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:2094625]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



A Case of Vaping TCH Oil Leading to Vaping Associated Pulmonary Injury: Our Approach to Its Diagnosis, Management, and Recommendations.

Anshika Singh, Qiuxue Tan, Nicole M Saccone, David H Lindner,

Vaping's popularity has grown exponentially since its introduction to the US market in 2003. Its use has sky-rocketed since the unveiling of the vaping pods in 2017 which may account for the advent of the vaping related illnesses we are now seeing. Substances such as nicotine solution, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) oil, ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2020, 2020:6138083]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Cicatricial Organizing Pneumonia with Dendriform Pulmonary Ossification: An Unusual Cause for a Recurrent Pneumothorax.

Mnahi Bin Saeedan, Carol Farver, Atul C Mehta, Ruchi Yadav,

Cicatricial organizing pneumonia is an uncommon form of organizing pneumonia, which may manifest as persisting linear opacities on computerized tomography (CT) scan mimicking a fibrosing interstitial pneumonia. It may also manifest with pulmonary ossification, which is a metaplastic bone formation within the lung tissue. The latter presentation could be either ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2019, 2019:2379145]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Solitary Pulmonary Nodule: A Diagnostic Dilemma.

Pardeep Masuta, Ioana Amzuta,

This case describes a woman with a history of tobacco abuse who presented with a dry cough and was found to have an enlarging, 4 cm right upper lobe nodule without lymphadenopathy on CT imaging of the chest. Initial biopsies of the nodule suggested follicular lymphoma, but after obtaining more tissue, ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2019, 2019:5242634]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



A Case of Isolated Primary Pleural Neurofibroma in a 39-Year-Old Woman.

Kritika Krishnamurthy, John Alexis, Pukhraz Basra, Ana Maria Medina,

Primary benign neurogenic neoplasms of the pleura are exceedingly rare. Neurofibromas rarely involve the pleura. A review of the literarture reveals only a single reported case of isolated pleural neurofibroma. Herein the authors describe another case of isolated primary pleural neurofibroma. A 39-year-old nonsmoker woman presented to the emergency room ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2019, 2019:6458302]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Simultaneous Association of Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Kaposi's Sarcoma in an Immunocompetent Subject: A Case Report and Literature Review.

Sofia Baina, Jihane Achrane, Jouda Benamor, Jamal Eddine Bourkadi,

Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) occurs as a pathological entity that may be classified into four different types: classic, endemic, epidemic, and iatrogenic. It can arise among HIV-positive subjects or within immunosuppression, yet exceptionally of tuberculous origin. We describe a new case report of an HIV-negative patient, manifesting Kaposi's disease in the ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2019, 2019:5453031]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



A Rare Case of Bronchial Anthracofibrosis with Pleural Anthracosis Presented as Recurrent Pleural Effusion.

Rajesh Kumar Yadav, Jitendra Kumar Saini, Prabhpreet Sethi, Rohit Sarin,

A fifty-eight-year-old, nonsmoker Indian male presented with recurrent left pleural effusion. He had history of dry cough, exertional breathlessness for the last two years. He denied any occupational exposure or second hand smoke exposure. His physical examination demonstrated decreased breath sounds on the left side of chest. Cardiac evaluation was ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2019, 2019:2982763]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



An Unusual Cause of Spontaneous Pneumomediastinum: The Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome.

Salim Naciri, Rachida Zahraoui, Mouna Soualhi, Jamal-Eddine Bourkadi,

Mounier-Kuhn syndrome is a rare clinical and radiologic condition. It is characterized by tracheal and bronchial dilation. Diagnosis is made by computed tomography and bronchoscopy. An 81-year-old man presenting with an acute chest pain was referred to the pulmonology department. His chest computed tomographic scan showed a tracheobronchomegaly with an ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pulmonol (Case reports in pulmonology)
[2019, 2019:5359309]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Disclaimer
0.9137 s