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13 Possible Causes for Aphagia, Complete Blood Count Abnormal, Odynophagia

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    IMPENDING AIRWAY DISASTER TRIAD Rapid onset aphagia or severe dysphagia, frequently associated with a severe sore throat Rapid onset laryngeal voice change: hoarse, croaky[] Symptoms and Signs Most patients have fever, sore throat, odynophagia, and swelling in the neck down to the hyoid bone.[] Diagnosing parapharyngeal abscess and mediastinitis can be challenging, but should be suspected and ruled out in cases of post-operative odynophagia, fever, and/or neck swelling[]

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    […] especially for small children, in case of hypopharyngeal foreign body or if the patient is not cooperating, except when a large pharyngolaryngeal foreign body results in a aphagia[] A case of tuberculous retropharyngeal abscess is described here presenting with odynophagia and Horner's syndrome.[] We describe a patient with sarcoidosis and odynophagia admitted with a large retropharyngeal abscess.[]

  • Acute Mediastinitis

    […] especially for small children, in case of hypopharyngeal foreign body or if the patient is not cooperating, except when a large pharyngolaryngeal foreign body results in a aphagia[] Severe odynophagia and respiratory distress with positive neck or chest findings should raise suspicion of mediastinitis.[] The following day, he started to feel fatigued with fevers, anorexia, odynophagia, and nausea but denied vomiting.[]

  • Palmar Abscess

    【大動脈拡張症】 *aortic aneurysm【大動脈動脈瘤】 *aortic arch syndrome【大動脈弓症候群】(略 AAS) *aortic atresia【大動脈弁閉鎖】(略 AA) *aortic stenosis【大動脈弁狭窄】 *aortitis【大動脈炎】 *aortosclerosis【大動脈硬化(症)】 *aphagia[] We herein report the case of a 5-year-old male who presented with fever, cervical lymphadenopathy and odynophagia.[] Fever is seldom prominent and severe sore throat with odynophagia are uncommon.[]

  • Septic Bursitis

    *alopecia circumscripta 【円錐角膜】*keratoconus 【円柱腫】*cylindroma 【嚥下困難】【嚥下障害】*dysphagia 【嚥下性肺炎】*deglutition pneumonia 吸引性肺炎、吸入性肺炎 【嚥下痛】*deglutition pain *odynophagia 【嚥下不能症】*aphagia[] 円形脱毛症】*alopecia areata *alopecia circumscripta 【円錐角膜】*keratoconus 【円柱腫】*cylindroma 【嚥下困難】【嚥下障害】*dysphagia 【嚥下性肺炎】*deglutition pneumonia 吸引性肺炎、吸入性肺炎 【嚥下痛】*deglutition pain *odynophagia[]

  • Croup

    The results of complete blood counts and chemistry panels are nonspecific. Blood gas determinations are not necessary unless there is suspicion of respiratory failure.[] The “ epiglottitis triad ”: 1) Severe sore throat with aphagia or severe dysphagia (drooling etc.), usually of rapid onset , 2) Croaky or hoarse voice (like laryngitis rather[] […] the tonsil CT with intravenous contrast media Gram-positive organisms (including β-lactamase producing), gram-negative organisms, anaerobes Retropharyngeal abscess Fever, odynophagia[]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Serum creatine kinase (35%), vitamin B12 (18%), complete blood count with differential (11%), and parathyroid hormone (10%) were the among the investigations that had a proportion[] […] course of the disease, progressive muscle weakness is virtually inevitable in most patients and may finally lead to tetraplegia, chronic respiratory failure, anarthria, and aphagia[] Is this dysphagia or odynophagia or both? Technically it is dysphagia, but individuals may describe it as painful swallowing (odynophagia).[]

  • Carotid Cavernous Sinus Fistula

    The initial workup in the ED included a complete blood count (CBC), basic metabolic panel (BMP), coagulation studies [prothrombin time (PT), partial thromboplastin time (PTT[] *alopecia circumscripta 【円錐角膜】*keratoconus 【円柱腫】*cylindroma 【嚥下困難】【嚥下障害】*dysphagia 【嚥下性肺炎】*deglutition pneumonia 吸引性肺炎、吸入性肺炎 【嚥下痛】*deglutition pain *odynophagia 【嚥下不能症】*aphagia[] Each of these studies was without abnormality.[]

  • Primary Cardiac Sarcoma

    Comprehensive metabolic panel and complete blood count was within normal limits. The initial concern was for pulmonary embolism.[] *alopecia circumscripta 【円錐角膜】*keratoconus 【円柱腫】*cylindroma 【嚥下困難】【嚥下障害】*dysphagia 【嚥下性肺炎】*deglutition pneumonia 吸引性肺炎、吸入性肺炎 【嚥下痛】*deglutition pain *odynophagia 【嚥下不能症】*aphagia[] A CT of the chest did not reveal embolism but did show a large pericardial effusion and noted for abnormal configuration of the left ventricular wall concerning for a mass[]

  • Umbilical Cellulitis

    Further, the white blood cell count was abnormal with significant left shift. Early cellulitis was diagnosed.[] *alopecia circumscripta 【円錐角膜】*keratoconus 【円柱腫】*cylindroma 【嚥下困難】【嚥下障害】*dysphagia 【嚥下性肺炎】*deglutition pneumonia 吸引性肺炎、吸入性肺炎 【嚥下痛】*deglutition pain *odynophagia 【嚥下不能症】*aphagia[] The baby was continued on antibiotics for 7 days until complete resolution of infection.[]