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Embolie Pulmonaire

Pulmonary Embolism (PE)

CLINICAL SIGNS: * Difficult diagnosis because signs are not very sensitive and not very specific. * acute dyspnea of polypnea type (70%), cough (40%). * chest pain (60%) with or without hemoptysis (10%), tachycardia (30%),...
Embolie pulmonaire

Pulmonary Embolism

Warning: • Diagnosis evoked by context and promoting the clinic. • Any suspected pulmonary embolism (PE) requires a transfer to hospital for confirmation and initiation of...
Intubation

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

- He set any condition is clinically characterized by acute respiratory distress, radiologically by bilateral alveolar opacities and severe hypoxemia refractory to oxygen enrichment...
Douleurs thoraciques

Chest pain

A few figures help to understand the problem that occurs most often in an emergency context: - Chest pain represents about 5% of the chief...
Syndrome des Loges

Complicated fractures

1- Fat embolism: A- General: - Observed especially in case of fracture of the femoral shaft (> 2/3 of the causes of fat embolism) - More frequently...
Purpura

Purpura

DIAGNOSTIC : Purpura is a red spot is not erasing the vitropression. It is due to the extravasation of red blood cells in the dermis. The...
Thrombose veineuse profonde

Venous thromboembolic disease and pregnancy

1- Summary: Pregnancy is a physiological condition favoring the occurrence of venous thrombosis, and sometimes unmasking coagulopathy. Due to the presence of the fetus, suspicion of...

Hemoptysis

* Pulmonary causes: proximal bronchial cancer (squamous cell carcinoma); pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB ongoing or bronchiectasis sequelae); DDB (recurrent hemoptysis) bronchial infections (acute bronchitis); pneumonia;aspergilloma;...

Pulmonary Embolism

* The respiratory impact is complex, often resulting to hypoxia without carbon dioxide retention. Both there is a dead space effect (broken not perfused...

Livedos

DIAGNOSIS: The clinical appearance of livedos is the purple mesh on the skin. Livedo corresponds to a blood stasis in the superficial venous plexus of the...

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