Subcutaneous refers to the tissue beneath the skin , and emphysema refers to trapped air. Since the air generally comes from the chest cavity , subcutaneous emphysema usually occurs on the chest, neck and face, where it is able to travel from the chest cavity along the fascia. Numerous etiologies of subcutaneous emphysema have been described. Pneumomediastinum was first recognized as a medical entity by Laennec , who reported it as a consequence of trauma in
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Case Study: Year-Old Female Presents with Chronic SOB and Cough
Materials and Methods. Data of consecutive symptomatic patients who were suspected to have COVID infection and presented to our hospital were collected from March to April From the original cohort of patients, patients were excluded leaving a total number of patients. The mean age was
Related to nursing care: Nursing care plan , Nursing process. See also treatment. Among the services that may be offered at an adult day care center are nursing services e. See also bed rest.