Disease Information for Emphysema/COPD/Chronic lung disease: Clinical Manifestations

Signs & Symptoms
Plethora/Red face/Ruddy look
Acute Chest Pain
Acute Chest Pain in Elderly
Apical heart impulse/medial displacement
Apical impulse absent
Blue lips
Chest Pain
Clubbing of fingers/toes
Clubbing with Cyanosis
Epigastric apical impulse
Heart size/percussion decreased
Irregular rhythm/heartbeat
Jugular Veins Increased Volume
Jugular Venous Distension
Kussmaul venous pressure/Increases on inspiration/paradox
Muffled heart sounds
Nocturnal angina/heart patient/complaint
Orthopnea in Elderly
P2 increased/P2 Greater than A2 (adult)
P2 sound accentuated
P2 sound diminished
Paradoxical pulse/Pulses paradoxicus
Quiet heart/soft sounds/distant
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Blue skin discoloration/Skin color
Anorexia Decreased appetite
Failure to Thrive
Weight loss in Elderly
Liver low position
Palpable Liver/Hepatomegaly
Altered mental status Mental status change
Daytime Sleepiness
Irritability/short tempered
Papilledema on exam
Sudden unconsciousness
Accessory muscle use with breathing
Barrel chest/Increased AP diameter
Breath Sounds Decreased
Bronchial breath sounds
Bronchospasm signs
Cough Chronic
Cough Chronic Productive
Cough Dry Non-productive
Cough Exertional
Cough, productive
Cough/persisting after acute/subacute
Decreased fremitus generalized
Distant breath sounds
Dyspnea at rest
Dyspnea on exertion
Dyspnea, chronic progressive
Exertional cyanosis
Fixed/low diaphragms on percussion
Flaring costal margins
Forced Expiratory Time Above 9 Seconds
Hyper-resonant chest/overinflated
Intercostal retraction/low (Hoover's sign)
Intercostal spaces filled out
Limited chest expansion
Limited chest movement with respiration
Localized decreased breath sounds
Low diaphragms/percussion/symmetric
Lung signs/abnormality
Prolonged expiratory phase
Pursed lips breathing
Rales Rhonchi localized
Rapid Breathing
Recurrent chest infections/bronchitis/sign
Recurrent dyspnea/episodes
Respiratory excursions decreased
Retraction of intercostal muscles
Rhonchi/coarse rales
Shallow breathing
Shortness of breath/SOB
Sputum clear mucoid
Sputum production
Sputum purulent
Sudden onset dyspnea
Tachypnea/Increased respiratory rate
Tobacco Habit/Excess
Wheezing in Elderly
Wheezing with bronchitis
Wide rib angle
Chronic Fatigue
Chronically ill patient/signs
Decreased exercise tolerance/effort fatigue
Enervated/extreme acute fatigue
Exertion intolerance
Failure to Thrive/Adult
Fatigue Tiredness Exhaustion
Fatigue Tiredness in Elderly
Poor Stamina
Weakness, Gradual Onset
Weight Loss
Blurred Optic Disk Margin
Retinal veins tortuous/distended
Typical Clinical Presentation
Coma with normal Head CT Scan
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Nocturnal Hypoventilation
Presentation/Recurrent Bronchitis LRI
Presentation/Wheeze Cough Dyspnea Adult
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only