Pneumothorax

Known as: Pneumothorax [Disease/Finding], Collapsed lung, Pneumothorax NOS 
An accumulation of air or gas in the PLEURAL CAVITY, which may occur spontaneously or as a result of trauma or a pathological process. The gas may… (More)

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2010
Highly Cited
2010
INTRODUCTION The term ‘pneumothorax’ was first coined by Itard and then Laennec in 1803 and 1819 respectively, and refers to air… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is associated with ventilation and oxygen treatment. This randomized trial investigated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES Pneumothorax can be missed by bedside radiography, and computed tomography is the current alternative. We asked… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Supine anteroposterior (AP) chest radiography may not detect the presence of a small or medium pneumothorax (PTX) in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome, a genodermatosis characterized by benign tumors of the hair follicle, has been associated with renal… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Birt-Hogg-Dubé (BHD) syndrome is a rare inherited genodermatosis characterized by hair follicle hamartomas, kidney tumors, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Objective: We studied an ultrasound sign, the fleeting appearance of a lung pattern (lung sliding or pathologic comet-tail… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Objective: Ultrasound artifacts arising from the lung–wall interface are either vertical (comet-tail artifacts) or horizontal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To analyze the influence of multiple variables on the rate of pneumothorax and chest tube placement associated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
STUDY OBJECTIVES To describe and evaluate an ultrasound pattern useful in the diagnosis of pneumothorax. DESIGN Ultrasound… (More)
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