Catamenial Pneumothorax

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Catamenial Pneumothorax

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The terms "Catamenial Pneumothorax" returned 14 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Incidental early lung adenocarcinoma after surgery for catamenial pneumothorax.
 

Author(s): Mitsunori Higuchi, Takumi Yamaura, Ryuzo Kanno, Hiroyuki Suzuki, Shigeyuki Asano, Mitsukazu Gotoh

Journal: Fukushima J Med Sci. 2012 ;58(1):74-7.

 

A 40-year-old female patient underwent surgery at our hospital for recurrent pneumothorax. A defect on the right diaphragm was diagnosed as ectopic endometriosis. However, air leakage continued 2 days after surgery. Chest computed tomography identified a 5-mm ground glass opacity ...

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2012

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Catamenial pneumothorax due to bilateral pulmonary endometriosis.
 

Author(s): Hsin-Yuan Fang, Chia-Ing Jan, Chien-Kuang Chen, William Tzu-Liang Chen

Journal: Respir Care. 2012 Jul;57(7):1182-5.

 

Co-existence of catamenial pneumothorax and hemoptysis is rare. We present a case of catamenial pneumothorax due to bilateral pulmonary endometriosis in a 45-year-old woman. The patient presented with a 3-year history of intermittent productive cough with blood-tinged sputum, chronic ...

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2012

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Catamenial pneumothorax, clinical manifestations--a multidisciplinary challenge.
 

Author(s): Peter Majak, Anton Langebrekke, Ole Magnus Hagen, Erik Qvigstad

Journal: Pneumonol Alergol Pol. 2011 ;79(5):347-50.

 

Pleural endometriosis is a rare condition. Spontaneous, recurring pneumothorax occurring during menstruation, referred to as catamenial pneumothorax, is associated with pleural endometriosis. A multidisciplinary approach is needed for a successful result.

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2011

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