Pneumothorax


Etiology

Malignancy

Infection

Trauma/Surgery/Procedure-Related Pneumothorax

Connective Tissue/Autoimmune Disease

Drugs

Other


Physiology

Path of Air Movement Between Anatomic Spaces

Etiologies of Various Pleural Space Pressure States


Diagnosis

Pleural Fluid (see Thoracentesis, [[Thoracentesis]])

Thoracic Ultrasound (see Thoracic Ultrasound, [[Thoracic Ultrasound]])


Clinical Manifestations

Cardiovascular Manifestations

Pulmonary Manifestations

Unilateral or Bilateral Pneumothorax


Treatment


References