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  1. ... definitions Reviewed November 2012 What is primary spontaneous pneumothorax? Primary spontaneous pneumothorax is an abnormal accumulation of air in ... condition will recur. How common is primary spontaneous pneumothorax? Primary spontaneous pneumothorax is more common in men than in ...
  2. Pleural Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your pleura is a large, thin sheet of tissue that wraps around the outside of your lungs and lines the inside of your chest cavity. Between the layers of ...
  3. Genetics Home Reference: Marfan syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... can result in the collapse of a lung (spontaneous pneumothorax). A membrane called the dura, which surrounds the ... mutation ; myopia ; nearsightedness ; new mutation ; palpitations ; pectus excavatum ; pneumothorax ; progression ; protein ; scoliosis ; spontaneous ; syndrome ; tissue You may find definitions for these ...
  4. Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment (PDQ) From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... Lung Signs or symptoms of LCH may include: Spontaneous pneumothorax (collapsed lung ). This condition can cause chest pain ...
  5. ... Skin lesion of histoplasmosis Solitary pulmonary nodule (benign) Spontaneous pneumothorax SVC obstruction Systemic lupus erythematosus Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) ...
  6. Diagnosis and Management of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: A Guide for Families (Parent Project for Muscular Dystrophy Research) - PDF  
    ... will mask the underlying cause, such as a collapsed lung or poor breathing. • Oxygen therapy may reduce the ... Tanner stage defines pubertal development based on external primary and secondary sex characteristics, such as the size ...
  7. ... bleed longer, and have nosebleeds or bleeding gums. Spontaneous bleeding (bleeding with no known injury) can happen ... trouble placing the catheter in the vein, a collapsed lung from catheter placement, blockage of the catheter, or ...