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Glossary for Air in the pleura

Medical terms related to Air in the pleura or mentioned in this section include:

  • Asthma: A condition which is characterized by recurrent attacks of paroxysmal dyspnoea
  • Barotrauma: Damage to the lungs, ear or sinuses caused by rapid or extreme changes in air pressure.
  • Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
  • Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Cystic Fibrosis: Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease affecting the exocrine (mucus) glands of the lungs, liver, pancreas, and intestines, causing progressive disability due to multisystem failure.
  • Emphysema: Emphysema is a type of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is defined as an abnormal, permanent enlargement of the air spaces distal to the terminal bronchioles accompanied by destruction of their walls and without obvious fibrosis.
  • Endometriosis: Misplaced uterus tissue causing scar tissue.
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Lung symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both lungs.
  • Marfan syndrome: A genetic connective tissue disorder involving a defect of chromosome 15q21.1 which affects the production of the fibrillin needed to make connective tissue.
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Penetrating chest wound: A wound occurring in the chest caused by an object penetrating through the skin and into the chest cavity
  • Pneumothorax: pneumothorax is the collection of air in the space around the lungs and chest wall
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat
  • Tuberculosis: Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Air in the pleura:

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