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2,605 Possible Causes for Altered Mental Status, Myoglobinuria after Exertion, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

  • Meningoencephalitis

    Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Other Spotted Fever Group Rickettsioses Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Pathophysiology R. rickettsii is an obligate intracellular pathogen that[cdc.gov] An extensive laboratory workup for the etiology of his altered mental status was unremarkable, except for a mildly elevated white blood cell count in the cerebrospinal fluid[mdedge.com] Diagnosis[edit] Clinical diagnosis includes evaluation for the presence of recurrent or recent herpes infection, fever, headache, altered mental status, convulsions, disturbance[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Viral Meningitis

    Mountain spotted fever Typhus リンク ICD-10: G03 MeSH: D008582 文献 PMID: 15684450 (description, env_factor, pathogen) 著者 Kumar R タイトル Aseptic meningitis: diagnosis and management[kegg.jp] In severe cases, people may experience concomitant encephalitis (meningoencephalitis), which is suggested by symptoms such as altered mental status, seizures or focal neurologic[en.wikipedia.org] Some patients also showed cold symptoms, sore throat, altered mental status, and seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome

    Mountain spotted fever, leptospirosis, or measles Case Classification Probable A case which meets the laboratory criteria and in which four of the five clinical criteria[wwwn.cdc.gov] We report the case of a 45-year-old Japanese woman who on receiving chemotherapy for advanced breast cancer developed an altered mental status and dysarthria soon after fever[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tests to rule out other infections, such as an infection of the blood (sepsis), Rocky Mountain spotted fever , leptospirosis , and typhoid fever . How is it treated?[northshore.org]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Bacterial Meningitis

    Older patients are less likely to have headache and neck stiffness, and more likely to have altered mental status and focal neurologic deficits 11 , 13 ( Table 3 11 – 13 )[aafp.org] The combination of fever, neck stiffness, and altered mental status was present in 45%.[revclinesp.es] There are often other symptoms, such as Nausea Vomiting Photophobia (increased sensitivity to light) Altered mental status (confusion) In newborns and babies, the meningitis[cdc.gov]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Meningococcal Meningitis

    fever Tick-borne Rickettsia rickettsii Rocky Mountain spotted fever Rickettsia conorii Boutonneuse fever Rickettsia japonica Japanese spotted fever Rickettsia sibirica North[en.wikipedia.org] There are often additional symptoms, such as: Nausea Vomiting Photophobia (increased sensitivity to light) Altered mental status (confusion) These symptoms can develop within[menafrinet.org] Poor prognostic factors include low blood platelet count, low coagulation index, moderate anemia with hemoglobin less than 11 g/dL, altered mental status and history of convulsions[symptoma.com]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Legionella Meningoencephalitis

    Mountain Spotted Fever Rotavirus Rubella Rubeola (See Measles ) Salmonella Shigella Staphylococcal Invasive Disease (MRSA) Streptococcal Group A (GAS) Invasive Streptococcal[ldh.la.gov] mental status, neck stiffness there may be variations in clinical presentation due to the type of pathogen, patient age, host immune status Bacterial causes of meningitis[medbullets.com] Rhinovirus Rickettsial fevers, tickborne (Rocky Mountain spotted fever, tickborne typhus fever) Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Rotavirus infection (see Gastroenteritis) Rubeola[ww2.mc.vanderbilt.edu]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • West Nile Encephalitis

    Other common diseases that may mimic West Nile encephalitis (WNE) include: [ 7 ] subacute bacterial endocarditis, Legionnaires disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Epstein-Barr[patient.info] We report the case of a 46-year-old woman who presented with fever, altered mental status, and maculopapular rash, who was diagnosed with locally acquired WNV encephalitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cases of tick-borne encephalitis have also been reported in association with Rocky Mountain spotted fever, but this is a bacterial (rickettsial), not viral, infection.[pennstatehershey.adam.com]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Weil Disease

    Paramedics bring a 26-year-old man to the ED with acute-onset altered mental status. He has a history of back pain. An open, unlabeled pillbox was found.[emedicine.medscape.com] For those with altered mental status, they have a high risk of death.[en.wikipedia.org] Risk factors associated with higher mortality risk include old age, alteration of mental status, and pulmonary alveolar hemorrhage. (See Clinical Presentation .)[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

    Rocky Mountain spotted fever was first identified in the 1800s in the Rocky Mountains.[en.wikipedia.org] CASE REPORT We describe an advanced case of RMSF in a 45-year-old female patient with pet dog exposure who presented with altered mental status, dyspnea, and ataxia progressing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient initially presented with fever, rash, and an altered mental status, and he responded to therapy with intravenous doxycycline; serological data confirmed RMSF.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion
  • Typhus

    fever), R. rickettsii (known as both Rocky Mountain spotted fever and Brazilian spotted fever), O. tsutsugamushi (scrub typhus), and R. typhi (murine or fleaborne typhus)[wwwnc.cdc.gov] Typical signs and symptoms include: Fever and chills Headache Myalgia Eschar Altered mental status, ranging from confusion to coma or delirium Lymphadenopathy Rash Most patients[web.archive.org] Other signs of meningoencephalitis include sensitivity to light (photophobia), altered mental status (delirium), or coma. Untreated cases are often fatal.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Myoglobinuria after Exertion