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926 Possible Causes for Ankle Edema, Discoloration of the Lower Extremity, Puerperal Pyrexia

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    A 38-year-old Sri Lankan man presented with acute pancreatitis and later he developed progressive abdominal distention with bilateral ankle edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient's left lower extremity was discolored, tender, and swollen, although it had not progressed to venous gangrene or dermal necrosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This dramatic decrease in edema score represented a significantly reduced thrombotic risk. 24 Similarly, the ankle swelling rate was increased during the flight by a mean[lifeextension.com]

  • Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens

    Two months previous the hospitalization, he felt pains on the right ankle; the joint also showed edema which extended upward to the knee.[panafrican-med-journal.com] The patient returned to the Emergency Department a week later for worsening pain and bluish discoloration of her bilateral lower extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After five days of therapeutic heparin, the patient's clinical response was inadequate due to progressive pain and discoloration of bilateral lower extremities; therefore,[ijcasereportsandimages.com]

  • Phlegmasia Alba Dolens

    Two months previous the hospitalization, he felt pains on the right ankle; the joint also showed edema which extended upward to the knee.[panafrican-med-journal.com] PCD is the term used to describe lower-extremity DVT that causes limb ischemia, and is characterized by severe swelling and blue discoloration of the extremity.[ebmedicine.net] Adjacent To O87.1 O86.21 Infection of kidney following delivery O86.22 Infection of bladder following delivery O86.29 Other urinary tract infection following delivery O86.4 Pyrexia[icd10data.com]

  • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

    A 20-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with a one-day history of fever and acute, painful symmetric polyarthritis that involved the wrists, elbows, and ankles.[nejm.org] Joint pain – Pain or soreness comes in the joints, usually the knees and ankles. It tends to move around from one area to another.[nationwidechildrens.org] Subcutaneous edema (20-50%) Scrotal edema (2-35%) Bloody stools Because HSP can affect all organ systems, a full physical examination is indicated.[emedicine.com]

    Missing: Puerperal Pyrexia
  • Varicose Veins

    Learn more: Swollen feet, ankles, and hands (edema) during pregnancy Itching during pregnancy Help for common pregnancy skin problems[babycenter.com] Severe venous reflux can result in skin discoloration, severe swelling, and lower extremity wounds that do not heal well.[health.ucsd.edu] The ankles swell because fluid accumulates in the tissue under the skin—a condition called edema. Varicose veins alone do not cause edema.[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Puerperal Pyrexia
  • Stasis Dermatitis

    Earlier signs, such as prominent superficial veins and pitting ankle edema, are well known.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms Swelling around the ankles that usually goes away while you’re asleep but comes back the next day Discoloration of the skin or hyperpigmentation on the lower extremities[verywellhealth.com] edema and progressing to tan pigmentation, patchy erythema, petechiae, and induration.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Puerperal Pyrexia
  • Bronchitis

    Decreased levels of oxygen in the blood can also lead to peripheral edema, or swelling in the legs and ankles.[healthline.com]

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  • Edema

    The most common way of finding out if the swelling in the ankle is due to Ankle Edema, is by checking for pain. The swelling due to edema is painless.[npa1.org] extremities, with brownish discoloration, discomfort but not marked pain, and sometimes skin ulcers Often associated with varicose veins Clinical evaluation Extrinsic venous[merckmanuals.com] What is Ankle Edema (Ankle Swelling)?[epainassist.com]

    Missing: Puerperal Pyrexia
  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Abstract Purpose: Urinary tract infections (UTIs) have plagued mankind long before bacteria were recognized as the causative agents of disease and before urology became an established medical specialty. To our knowledge a comprehensive review of the recorded medical history of UTI from its first description in[…][oadoi.org]

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  • Drug-induced Fever

    pyrexia NOS ( O86.4 ) R50.2 Drug induced fever R50.8 Other specified fever R50.81 Fever presenting with conditions classified elsewhere R50.82 Postprocedural fever R50.83[icd10coded.com] pyrexia NOS ( O86.4 ) Fever of other and unknown origin Approximate Synonyms Drug fever ICD-10-CM R50.2 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v 36.0): 864[icd10data.com] […] unknown origin during labor ( O75.2 ) fever of unknown origin in newborn ( P81.9 ) hypothermia due to illness ( R68.0 ) malignant hyperthermia due to anesthesia ( T88.3 ) puerperal[icd10coded.com]

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