"Mediastinal Emphysema" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Presence of air in the mediastinal tissues due to leakage of air from the tracheobronchial tree, usually as a result of trauma.
- Mediastinal Emphysema
- Emphysema, Mediastinal
- Emphysemas, Mediastinal
- Mediastinal Emphysemas
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mediastinal Emphysema" by people in Profiles.
Sosa AF, Banauch G. A 24-year-old man with cough, rhabdomyolysis, and pneumomediastinum. J Intensive Care Med. 2012 Feb; 27(1):55-7.
Fechner FP, Kieff D. Cervical emphysema complicating tonsillectomy with argon beam coagulation. Laryngoscope. 2003 May; 113(5):920-1.
Mitty RD, Cave DR, Birkett DH. One-stage retrograde approach to Nd:YAG laser palliation of esophageal carcinoma. Endoscopy. 1996 May; 28(4):350-5.
Hollingsworth HM, Irwin RS. Acute respiratory failure in pregnancy. Clin Chest Med. 1992 Dec; 13(4):723-40.
Pratter MR, Irwin RS. Transtracheal aspiration. Guidelines for safety. Chest. 1979 Nov; 76(5):518-20.