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Differential Diagnosis For Echo/Distended IVC/Vena cava


List of current finding(s):

Iatrogenic, Self Induced Disorders
Transfusion, massive/repeated
Fluid overload/iatrogenic
Parenteral fluid Administration/Toxicity/misadventure
Total parenteral nutrition
Infected organ, Abscesses
Myocarditis, acute
Neoplastic Disorders
Pericardial malignant effusion
Right atrial myxoma
Metabolic, Storage Disorders
Amyloidosis, heart
Cardiomyopathy, hemochromatosis
Congenital, Developmental Disorders
Ventricular large septal defect
Tricuspid valve, stenosis
Ventricular septal defect
Mulibrey Nanism syndrome
Hereditary, Familial, Genetic Disorders
Cardiomyopathy, hereditary
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Tamponade, cardiac
Pericardial effusion
Air embolism/venous
Amniotic fluid embolism
Superior vena cava syndrome
Tension pneumothorax
Cardiomyopathy, restrictive
Obliterative cardiomyopathy syndrome
Tricuspid valve disorder
Tricuspid valve insufficiency
Pericarditis, chronic constrictive
Tricuspid valve annular incompetency
Arteriosclerotic, Vascular, Venous Disorders
Myocardial infarction, acute
Pulmonary embolism
Right ventricle infarction
Pulmonary embolism, massive
Cardiomyopathy, ischemic
Functional, Physiologic Variant Disorders
Valsalva maneuver/severe
Vegetative, Autonomic, Endocrine Disorders
Cardiogenic shock
Cor pulmonale
Pulmonary hypertension, primary idiopathic
Reference to Organ System
Pulmonary edema
Pulmonary Edema, Left Ventrical
Pulmonary emboli, recurrent/Homans
Cardiomyopathy, secondary
Congestive heart failure
High output heart failure
Right congestive heart failure/chronic
Cardiomyopathy, dilated
Acute cor pulmonale
Cardiomyopathy, peripartum
Congestive heart failure/occult/chron.
Idiopathic, Unclassified Disorders
Cardiomyopathy, idiopathic
Increased venous return/volume
Volume overload
Pulmonary art. outflow obstruction
Right Ventricular outflow obstruction
Right heart volume load/chronic
Right ventricle/pressure load, chronic
Right ventricular/volume-pressure load
Heirarchical Major Groups
Right ventricle disorder
Poisoning (Specific Agent)
Cardiomyopathy, alcoholic
Abnormal echocardiogram, Distended IVC/Vena cava, Echocardiogram abnormal, Echocardiogram abnormal (finding)
External Links Related to Echo/Distended IVC/Vena cava
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)