Catamenial Pneumothorax

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Catamenial Pneumothorax

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The terms "Catamenial Pneumothorax" returned 28 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Recurrent spontaneous pneumothorax in young woman: catamenial pneumothorax.
 

Author(s): Adriá Rosat, Jorge Herrero

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Last Updated: 24 May 2016

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Hormonal therapy after the operation for catamenial pneumothorax - is it always necessary?
 

Author(s): D Subotic, Z Mikovic, N Atanasijadis, M Savic, D Moskovljevic, D Subotic

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Our recent clinical observations put into question the routine hormonal therapy for pneumothorax recurrence prevention, in patients operated for catamenial pneumothorax (CP).

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2016

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Catamenial Pneumothorax.
 

Author(s): Anatoliy Kolos, Zhaksilik Dzhieshev, Vladimir Dikolaev, Almaz Amangaliev

Journal: Exp Clin Transplant. 2015 Nov;13 Suppl 3():144-5.

 

The Spanish congress of the European association of pulmonologists and thoracic surgeons, held in 2009, confirmed the international classification of spontaneous pneumothorax in which catamenial (menstrual) pneumothorax was identified. Different from usual pneumothorax, its reason ...

Last Updated: 8 Dec 2015

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The terms "Catamenial Pneumothorax" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Catamenial pneumothorax revealing diaphragmatic endometriosis: a case report and revue of literature.
 

Author(s): Sana Aissa, Wafa Benzarti, Faouzi Alimi, Imen Gargouri, Halima Ben Salem, Amène Aissa, Khadija Fathallah, Atef Ben Abdelkade, Rafika Alouini, Abdelhamid Garrouche, Abdelaziz Hayoun, Ahmed Abdelghani, Mohamed Benzarti

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Catamenial pneumothorax (CP) is a rare entity of spontaneous, recurring pneumothorax in women. We aim to discuss the etiology, clinical course, and surgical treatment of a 42-year-old woman with CP. This patient had a right-sided spontaneous pneumothoraces occurred one week after ...

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2017

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Catamenial pneumothorax revisited: clinical approach and systematic review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Stephan Korom, Haydar Canyurt, Antje Missbach, Didier Schneiter, Michael Odo Kurrer, Urs Haller, Paul J Keller, Markus Furrer, Walter Weder

Journal: J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.. 2004 Oct;128(4):502-8.

 

Catamenial pneumothorax is a rare entity of spontaneous, recurring pneumothorax in women. It has been associated with thoracic endometriosis, yet varying clinical courses and the lack of consistent intraoperative findings have led to conflicting etiologic theories.

Last Updated: 30 Sep 2004

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