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81 Possible Causes for Abdominal Guarding, Neutrophil Count Increased, Tachycardia

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    Abdominal exam: tenderness, guarding, rigidity Pelvic exam cervical motion tenderness with/without uterine or adnexal tenderness (classic) PID is usually a clinical diagnosis[sharinginhealth.ca] Signs of peritonitis, such as abdominal rigidity, distention, and guarding, need to be reported immediately so that medical or surgical intervention can be initiated.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Symptoms typically include progressive lower abdominal pain with guarding and rebound tenderness, fever, copious purulent cervical discharge, nausea and vomiting, malaise,[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Acute Pancreatitis

    […] pain Classically radiating towards the back Worse after meals and when supine Improves on leaning forwards Nausea, vomiting General physical examination Signs of shock : tachycardia[amboss.com] On abdominal exam, he has involuntary guarding and tenderness to palpation in the right upper quadrant and epigastric regions.[medbullets.com] Complete blood count: Demonstrates the acuteness of the disease while the neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio is valuable a predictor of pancreatitis prognosis.[symptoma.com]

  • Appendicitis

    They may be tachycardia and a pyrexia up to 38 o C present. Very high temperatures suggests a different pathology.[web.archive.org] CASE REPORT A 13-year-old Hispanic female presented at the emergency room with anorexia and left upper-quadrant abdominal pain with involuntary guarding.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fever is usually low-grade with mild tachycardia. Less then 50% of children will have a classic presentation of appendicitis, despite having appendicitis.[sages.org]

  • Acute Peritonitis

    Blood count showed 13,850/mm 3 leukocytes (75.4% neutrophils, 15.9% lymphocytes, 8.5% monocytes).[wwwnc.cdc.gov] Nausea and vomiting Physical Examination Vital signs HR: tachycardia BP: hypotension RR: increased and shallow Temp : elevated Neurologic Normal to decreased mentation Skin[nursingcrib.com] […] pain [ edit ] The main manifestations of peritonitis are acute abdominal pain, abdominal tenderness and abdominal guarding, which are exacerbated by moving the peritoneum[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Tubo-Ovarian Abscess

    Symptoms of TOA rupture include signs of sepsis (hypotension, tachycardia, tachypnea) as well as an acute abdominal examination (rebound / guarding).[visualdx.com] S, a 30-year-old nulliparous lady presented with fever (102 – 1030 F), tachycardia (pulse 126 per min), pain abdomen and vomiting following oocyte retrieval.[redorbit.com] […] examination commonly elicits lower abdominal tenderness with or without guarding (96% in our study).[dovepress.com]

  • Black Widow Spider Bite

    The widow venom, a powerful neurotoxin known as a-latrotoxin, causes muscle pain, diaphoresis, tachycardia, flushing, and hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypertension and tachycardia may occur in children. What's your assessment?[journals.lww.com] Within minutes to hours of the bite, victims may develop localized pain, which may further progress to intense muscle spasms, nausea, vomiting, tachycardia, and hypertension[nursingcenter.com]

  • Abdominal Visceral Abscess

    With perforation of the appendix, the white count and percentage of neutrophils increase markedly.[research.ece.ncsu.edu] Clinical Features  High spiking fevers  Chills  Tachycardia  Tachypnoea  Leukocytosis  Localised abdominal pain  Anorexia  Delay in return of bowel function 13.[slideshare.net] . — Acute cholecystitis – Symptoms include prolonged, steady, severe right upper quadrant or epigastric pain, fever, abdominal guarding, a positive Murphy’s sign, and leukocytosis[medical-institution.com]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    On univariate analysis, age 70 years, diabetes mellitus, elevated white blood cell count (WBC)upon admission, admission tachycardia and sonographic findings of a distended[sages.org] Abdominal guarding in response to deep palpation is common. Up to 15 percent of patients with acute cholecystitis are jaundiced.[aafp.org] guarding, a positive Murphy’s sign , and leukocytosis.[medical-institution.com]

  • Appendiceal Abscess

    Persistent rise in temperature - more often to 37,5-37,8C moderate tachycardia, and leukocytosis are characteristic.[iliveok.com] The pain was localised to the RIF with guarding and examination revealed a palpable mass in the RIF.[bestbets.org] There is a shift in the formula of white blood to the left, increase the number of white blood cells to the increase in the percentage of band neutrophils.[survinat.com]

  • Diverticular Abscess

    Signs of infection (particularly a spiking fever, but also other signs of SIRS/Sepsis e.g. hypotension, tachycardia etc may also be present) Occasionally change in bowel habit[dundeemedstudentnotes.wordpress.com] A 79-year-old man presented with right lower quadrant abdominal pain and fever.[jsum.or.jp] On admission, she had a tachycardia (pulse 102 beats/min) and a temperature of 37.5 C. Blood pressure was 130/69 mmHg.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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