Spontaneous Pneumothorax

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What Does a Collapsed Lung Feel Like? Symptoms, Causes & Recovery

Pneumothorax or a collapsed lung, is a lung condition in which the lung(s) has been injured by infection, trauma, disease, cigarette smoking, and other medical problems. A pneumothorax can develop into a collapsed lung. Doctors treat a pneumothorax or collapsed lung depending upon the cause.

Shortness of Breath. CONSIDERATIONS cont'd: In a patient who has recently had surgery, sudden shortness of breath may indicate pulmonary embolism (a mass of undissolved matter that blocks the vessels in the lungs), which can also be an emergency. Nursing School Tips, Nursing Tips, Nursing Notes, Terapia Gerson, Nursing Information, Respiratory Therapy, Respiratory System, Medical Surgical Nursing, Nursing Care Plan

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My experiences with the latest Pneumothorax, VATS and the healing process directly after surgery

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X-ray of a collapsed lung (specifically a pneumothorax) The darker area you see on the left is air which has escaped the lung and is now trapped in the thoracic cavity. Types Of Fractures, Thoracic Cavity, Respiratory Therapy, Nursing School Tips, Physical Therapy, Lunges, Laos, Asthma, Google Drive

Atelectasis and Pneumothorax - Get your breath back

A pneumothorax, as well as atelectasis, is a collapsed lung - with one primary difference. A pneumothorax involves puncture of the pleural lining of the lung, releasing air into the chest cavity. Atelectasis is simply a collapsed lung which is...

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from the movie Dune - I was reading this passage in the book while in the ER due to spontaneous pneumothorax (thought I had a bad case of bronchitis) just before my "Lung" was inflated! "The Pain!"

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Accumulation of air or gas between the parietal and visceral pleurae.