Hemothorax

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What is hemothorax?

A hemothorax is a collection of blood in the (pleural) space between the chest wall and the lung. This may occur from trauma to the chest, lung cancer, surgery, and/or tuberculosis. This may occur in one lung or both lungs.

Common symptoms reported by people with hemothorax

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with hemothorax

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Compare treatments taken by people with hemothorax

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Who has hemothorax on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 1
40s 2
50s 0
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 1
Female 2

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from hemothorax patients who have completed their condition history
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