Hemotórax Masivo. – Tórax Inestable. – Taponamiento Cardiaco. Feliciano DV, Mattox KL et al. Trauma. 6th edition. McGraw Hill; Trauma. Download Citation on ResearchGate | On Jan 31, , María José Valenzuela Martínez and others published Hemotórax masivo posterior a trauma torácico. Se describe el caso de un paciente de 55 anos afecto de un tromboembolismo pulmonar que desarrollo un hemotorax masivo mientras estaba sometido a.

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Unable to process the form. Massivo chest radiograph verified the correct placement of the chest drain but no lung re-expansion. Si continua navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso. Free text at pubmed – Pubmed citation 3. Delayed life-threatening hemothorax associated with rib fractures. During the examination of multiple trauma mssivo, haemodynamic instability associated with hypovolemic shock, accompanied by absence of vesicular murmur and dullness to percussion in the hemithorax, are diagnostic of massive haemothorax all of which were present in this case.

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Massive haemothorax also involves comprised respiratory function he,otorax to the deficient hemtorax expansion that impedes adequate ventilation and hypoxaemia. Hemothorax due to rupture of pulmonary arteriovenous malformation: Auscultation showed abolition of the vesicular murmur in the lower two-thirds of the left hemithorax. Rapid assessment of the patient’s clinical situation is necessary, along with meticulous observation of chest radiographs. Radiology at a Glance. Case Report A year-old male was treated in the Emergency Department due to thoracic pain and dyspnoea after thoracoabdominal trauma that occurred when getting out of the bathtub.


Thoracoabdominal CT scan with intravenous contrast confirmed these rib fractures and that the 5th, 6th and 7th were displaced. Exposure and suture of diaphragm tear; bleeding was already controlled.

After 72 h, the patient started to sit up. Radiographics full text – doi: The approach we chose was lateral thoracotomy in the 5th intercostal space, which provided good visualisation of the diaphragm surface and rib fractures in order to control any bleeding and for stabilisation.

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Cases of massive, late-onset and sudden haemothorax described in the literature are always associated with displaced lower rib fractures. A Penetrating Injury mxsivo Blunt Trauma. The patient had episodes of severe hypotension and bradycardia of up to 45 lpm, which initially responded to fluids and Trendelenburg position. A hemothorax can also result without any trauma and, in these situations, it is termed a spontaneous hemothorax.

Check for errors and try again. Case 8 Case 8. Cardiorespiratory auscultation was normal with audible vesicular murmur. Surg Clin North Am, 87pp. Delayed massive hemothorax due to diaphragmatic injury by lower rib fracture. Log in Sign up.

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Diaphragmatic injury presenting as delayed hemothorax. The patient stayed in the ICU for 24 h, where he was haemodynamically stable. Diaphragm laceration with active haemorrhage after evacuating the haemothorax. August – September Pages ee80 Pages Lateral thoracotomy was performed in the 5th intercostal space, and a massive haemothorax was evacuated cc with abundant lavage.


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It also enabled us to explore the entire chest cavity, parenchyma and hilum in order to rule out any concomitant injuries. Given these findings and the haemodynamic instability of the patient, urgent exploratory thoracotomy was indicated when the drained content had already reached cc.

Cardiorespiratory auscultation was normal with audible vesicular murmur. Exposure and suture mqsivo diaphragm tear; bleeding was already controlled. J Trauma Acute Care Surg.

Previous article Next article. To quiz yourself on this article, log in to see multiple choice questions. Mil Med,pp. Late clotted haemothorax after blunt chest trauma. Multidetector CT of blunt thoracic trauma.

Initial management involves rapid substitution of blood loss and decompression of the thoracic cavity using a chest drain.