A 32 year old African-American female presented to the hospital with left sided sharp, non-radiating, pleuritic
chest pain for 2 days but denied any aggravating or relieving factors.
chest pain and lower-limb asymmetry were signs and symptoms more commonly found in patients who had PE.
In January 2016, a 40-year-old man sought care at a hospital in Alameda County, California, USA, with a 2-week history of progressive cough, dyspnea, pleuritic
chest pain, and headache associated with fevers, chills, and night sweats.
The classic symptoms include shortness of breath, pleuritic
chest pain (more often on the right side), shoulder pain (usually the right shoulder) and upper abdominal pain on either side.
Symptoms related to respiratory system such as cough with or without expectoration, haemoptysis, pleuritic
chest pain and breathlessness were recorded.
62-year-old woman with fever, dyspnea, pleuritic
chest pain and weight loss.
A 33-year-old woman was admitted with pleuritic
chest pain, a febrile episode of 38.
There were no histories of fever, shortness of breath, hemoptysis or cough with pleuritic
Symptoms may include persistent dry cough, progressive dyspnoea, generalized weakness, malaise, weight loss, intermittent low-grade fever, pleuritic
chest pain and rarely cyanosis and haemoptysis.
One week postoperatively, the patient presented to the emergency department for a worsening nonproductive cough that intensified when supine, and was associated with subscapular pleuritic
A 53-year-old male presented with a six month history of pleuritic
left-sided chest pain associated with night sweats, fever, cough, and occasional frank hemoptysis.
One patient (5%) had pleuritic
chest pain on the same side of the embolized PAVM, in spite of being on nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs, which resolved within 48 hours without further management.