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230 Possible Causes for Acute Rheumatic Heart Disease

  • Erythema Nodosum

    […] pathology THIS IS A DIRECTORY PAGE. Britannica does not currently have an article on this topic. Alternative Title: ENL Learn about this topic in these articles: thalidomide treatment In thalidomide: Modern therapeutic uses […]and nerve impairment caused by erythema nodosum leprosum (ENL), a complication of leprosy.[…][]

  • Rheumatic Fever

    rheumatic heart disease.[] […] those with acute rheumatic fever subsequently received a diagnosis of rheumatic heart disease.[] Doppler echocardiography is found to be a gold standard key to confirm acute rheumatic heart disease and ARF.[]

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

    Pediatric cases of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease were defined as physician-diagnosed acute rheumatic fever or rheumatic heart disease among patients aged[] Further damage to the valves should be prevented in case of acute rheumatic heart disease.[] To determine the effect of secondary penicillin prophylaxis on echocardiographic diagnosed valvular changes in patients with rheumatic heart disease or history of acute rheumatic[]

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis

    More than one sibling in the family was affected by AGN in three families and one patient had an established underlying rheumatic heart disease.[] See also Acute Glomerulonephritis, Emergent Management of Acute Glomerulonephritis, and Rheumatic Heart Disease.[] See also Acute Glomerulonephritis , Emergent Management of Acute Glomerulonephritis , and Rheumatic Heart Disease .[]

  • Group A Beta-hemolytic Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    Prevention of rheumatic fever and diagnosis and treatment of acute streptococcal pharyngitis: A scientific statement from the American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis[] Revision of the Jones Criteria for the Diagnosis of Acute Rheumatic Fever in the Era of Doppler Echocardiography: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association[] It is important to distinguish ARF from rheumatic heart disease.[]

  • Acute Rheumatic Endocarditis

    I01.2 - Acute rheumatic myocarditis I01.8 - Other acute rheumatic heart disease I01.9 - Acute rheumatic heart disease, unspecified[] rheumatic heart disease, unspecified Inclusion term(s): Any condition in I00 with unspecified type of heart involvement Rheumatic carditis, acute Rheumatic heart disease,[] Similar Codes ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description 391.0 Acute rheumatic pericarditis 391.2 Acute rheumatic myocarditis 391.8 Other acute rheumatic heart disease 391.9 Acute rheumatic[]

  • Acute Rheumatic Heart Disease

    ICD-10-CM Codes › I00-I99 Diseases of the circulatory system › I00-I02 Acute rheumatic fever › I01- Rheumatic fever with heart involvement › Acute rheumatic heart disease,[] heart disease, and 3) ten specimens from patients who had expired from acute rheumatic heart disease with carditis and severe heart failure.[] “Damage to the heart caused from rheumatic fever is called rheumatic heart disease and penicillin injections are needed to prevent further episodes of acute rheumatic fever[]

  • Pharyngitis

    BACKGROUND: Acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) are responsible for a significant disease burden amongst Māori and Pacific populations in New Zealand[] Primary prevention of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease with penicillin in South African children with pharyngitis: a cost-effectiveness analysis.[] Despite this, new cases of rheumatic heart disease in the United States are extremely rare. 5 Other sequelae of streptococcal pharyngitis include acute glomerulonephritis,[]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Repeated GAS infections may lead to autoimmune diseases such as acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis, acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD).[] Streptolysin O also has cardiotoxic properties, possibly playing a role in acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease.[] The major rationale for accurate diagnosis and treatment of GAS pharyngitis is the prevention of acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD).[]

  • Tonsillitis

    High risk populations Patients aged 2-25 with sore throat in communities with a high incidence of acute rheumatic fever (some Indigenous communities in northern Australia[] American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease Committee of the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, the Interdisciplinary Council[] […] and also some lower socio-economic communities) Patients any age with existing rheumatic heart disease Patients with scarlet fever If treatment is given: Phenoxymethylpenicillin[]

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