Transiently relieving visual impairment due to subcutaneous emphysema: a simple, bedside intervention

Marcel Aries*, Ruud Segers, Bas van Bussel, Walther van Mook

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Article numbere232499
Number of pages2
JournalBMJ case Reports
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2 Sept 2020


  • Aged
  • Chest Tubes
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Drainage
  • Eyelids
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mediastinal Emphysema/surgery
  • Pleurodesis/adverse effects
  • Pneumothorax/etiology
  • Postoperative Complications/etiology
  • Pressure
  • Subcutaneous Emphysema/etiology
  • Thoracic Surgery, Video-Assisted/adverse effects
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Vision, Low/diagnosis

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