PATHOPHYSIOLOGY Rainin g Night Time Head Light of PUJ was turned Being drunk

Decreased sense of vision of surroundin gs
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Altered degree of perception

Tachypnea Dyspnea Cyanosis Decreased or absent breath sounds on affected side Tracheal deviation to unaffected side Dull resonance on percussion Unequal chest rise Tachycardia Hypotension Pale, cool, clammy skin Possibly subcutaneous emphysema

Occurrence of the accident

Blunt trauma on the chest

Rupture of the serous membrane of the lungs Blood spilling from the lungs to the pleural cavity Pressure equalization between lungs and pleural cavity

Increased pressure to the mediastinum and the trachea.

Aggregate the given symptoms


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