What does dyspnea suggest in patients with pneumomediastinum (PM)?

Updated: Feb 26, 2019
  • Author: Patrick L Carolan, MD; Chief Editor: Girish D Sharma, MD, FCCP, FAAP  more...
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Answer

Dyspnea may reflect associated illnesses such as asthma, a coexistent pneumothorax, or a tension pneumomediastinum.


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