Dai et508 al: chronic expanding hematoma in the chest by its persistence and increasing size after the initial hemor-rhage (4) chronic expanding hematoma may occur in various locations although huge chronic expanding hematomas in the. Full-text (pdf) | we report the first case in korea of a chronic expanding hematoma, which presented as a huge mass in the pleural cavity a 67-year-old woman exhibiting a slowly-expanding intrathoracic mass, as revealed by a chest radiograph, was admitted to our hospital the patient had undergon. Chronic expanding hematoma: a late complication 45 years after thoracoplasty a chronic expanding hematoma is a hematoma with long term previously, several cases of chronic expanding hematoma of the chest after thoracic surgery have been reported.
Purpose to investigate retrospectively the treatment strategies for chronic expanding hematoma (ceh) of the thorax. We herein report the successful surgical treatment of 2 cases of chronic expanding hematoma in the chest the first patient, who had undergone thoracoplasty 42 years earlier due to tuberculosis, became aware of a slowly growing mass protruding in the lateral thoracic wall. Introduction: chronic expanding thoracic hematoma (ceth) is a rare clinical entity mimicking invasive soft-tissue neoplasms in the thorax it is reported to occur in patients with a history of trauma or surgery or tuberculosis it is considered a form of chronic empyema and has also been designated.
A 67-year-old asian woman presented with a 5-month history of an expanding left chest wall mass (most reported cases of expanding hematoma of the thorax have been reported in the asian population. Report chronic expanding hematoma with bronchopleural chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax is not typically accompanied by a bronchopleural et al chronic expanding hematoma in the chest ann thorac surg 1997 64: 559-61 2. Chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax hashimoto, m, nishio, t, sakai, s, ono, m et al chronic expanding hematoma in the chest.
A 52-year-old man received a left pneumonectomy for pulmonary squamous cell carcinoma without signs of recurrence after surgery at age 68 years, a capsulated huge mass developed in the left pleural cavity, which was diagnosed as chronic expanding hematoma two years and 8 months after detection, the lesion began to invade the chest wall, and.
Treatment of chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax keywords chronic expanding hematoma chest surgery median sternotomy introduction chronic expanding hematoma is a rare disease  although it can be distributed all over the body, thorax is. Ann thorac surg case report hanagiri et al 559 199764:559-61 chronic expanding hematoma of chest 5 tschirkov a, natschev g, mishev b, et al.
Chronic expanding hematoma: mystery or misnomer july 2004, volume 183 number 1 hanagiri t, muranaka h, hashimoto m, et al chronic expanding hematoma in the chest ann thorac surg 1997 64:559 -561 5 roper cl, cooper jd chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax. Title: an uncommon cause of dyspnea: a case of chronic expanding thoracic hematoma author: delivanis danae md subject: chest, 145 (2014) 31a-1-31a-2 doi:101378/chest1835855. A case of chronic expanding hematoma resulting in fatal hemoptysis et al extrathoracic protrusion of a chronic expanding hematoma in the chest mimicking a soft tissue tumor gen thorac cardiovasc surg 201058:202-4 kuronuma k, ootake s, ikeda k, et al chronic expanding hematoma in the chest. A few case reports about chronic expanding hematomas in the thorax (2-4) with a huge chest wall hematoma and the man had no history of trauma the patient giant chest wall hematoma mimicking elastofibroma dorsi. Chronic expanding hematoma in the chest is identified as a specific type of chronic empyema we encountered a case of chest chronic expanding hematoma presenting as a huge mass, which compressed the heart, trachea and esophagus. Although chronic expanding hematoma in the chest is known as a specific type of chronic empyema or chronic pleurisy [1, 2] chronic expanding hematoma in the pericardial cavity after cardiac surgery is very rare. Rupture of a chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax into lung parenchyma kenichi okubo, md, toshihiro okamoto, md, jun isobe, md et al five cases of surgically resected chronic expanding hematoma in the chest jpn j thorac surg 200053:768-73.
Abstract abstract we report an unusual case of chronic expanding hematoma in the psoas muscle a 53-year-old man was admitted for evaluation of a mass shadow in the left lower lung field on chest x-rays he had also been suffering from dull left back pain. Chronic expanding hematoma ryo maeda department of respiratory thoracic surgery of the japanese red cross society wakayama medical center comment on digital chest drainage is better than traditional chest drainage following pulmonary surgery. Introduction a chronic expanding hematoma of the chest is a rare condition that often occurs months to years after tuberculous pleuritis or thoracic surgery, and rarely after a blunt chest trauma (1-3)chest injury due to blunt chest trauma may result in a hemorrhage or an acute intrathoracic hematoma, which is often naturally reabsorbed and. A 42-year-old man presented with a huge mass in the chest the disease was recognized as a complain of chest pain and was successfully resected by surgery.