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48 Possible Causes for Arthritis, Meningococcal Carrier

  • Meningococcemia

    This case showed various neurological complications such as abducens palsy, cerebellitis, and cerebellar infarction, and reactive arthritis.[] A meningococcal carrier study was performed on samples obtained from pharyngeal swabs which turned out to be negative.[] The clinical picture was typically intermittent fever with chills, skin eruptions, maculopapules (often hemorrhagic) and arthritis/arthralgia in a person in good general condition[]

  • Meningococcal Arthritis

    A "postinfectious arthritis" in the previously infected joint may ensue, however.[] carriers (3) transmission is by aerosol, droplets or direct contact with respiratory secretions of someone carrying the organism.[] Efficacy of rifampin in treatment of meningococcal carriers. N Engl J Med 281, 641 –645. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar] 27. Deghmane, A.[]

  • Gonococcemia

    S.: Latent gonorrhea as cause of acute polyarticular arthritis. JAMA 109: 325, 1937. 36.[] Abstract The gonococcal carrier state is similar to the meningococcal carrier state, usually producing no systemic symptoms but occasionally complicated by bacteremia and[] Gonococcemia (also known as "Arthritis–dermatosis syndrome" [1] and "Disseminated gonococcal infection" [1] ) is a condition characterized by a hemorrhagic vesiculopustular[]

  • Spondylitic Aortitis

    Rheumatoid arthritis. Reactive arthritis (Reiter's syndrome). Ankylosing spondylitis. Enteropathic arthropathy. Gout (particularly foot monoarthritis). Septic arthritis.[] .- Healthy Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Carriers.- Meningococcal Meningitis.- Meningococcal Infection.- Jacob-Creutzfeldt Disease.- Infection with Measles.- Infection with[] (5 types) Arthritis in the absence of Rheumatoid factor or other autoantibody/serological abnormalities Eg: Psoriatic arthritis (PsA), Ankylosing spondylitis (AS), Reactive[]

  • Meningococcal Carrier

    Meningococi can cause different forms of blood poisoning: septicemia, which is severe; and meningococcemia, a milder form; also pneumonia, arthritis, and infections of the[] Abstract A survey of the meningococcal carrier rate was conducted in the Nsukka area (eastern Nigeria) during an interepidemic period.[] Massive haemorrhage of the adrenal glands Disseminated intravascular coagulopathy (DIC), which prevents blood clotting Arthritis Heart problems, eg pericarditis ( inflammation[]

  • Haemophilus Influenzae

    Thus, the increasing prevalence of BLPACR should be taken into account when empirical therapy is chosen for septic arthritis.[] , such as diphtheria toxoid (PRP-D), a diphtheria toxoid-like protein (PRP-HbOC), tetanus toxoid (PRP-T), or meningococcal outer membrane protein (PRP-OMP).[] We describe a case of polyarticular septic arthritis caused by H. influenzae serotype f in an adult.[]

  • Recurrent Neisseria Infections due to Factor D Deficiency

    Arthritis Research & Therapy. 3 (4): 207–210. doi : 10.1186/ar301. ISSN 1478-6362. PMC 128896. PMID 11438036. Aghamohammadi, Asghar; Rezaei, Nima (2012).[] Efficacy of rifampin in treatment of meningococcal carriers. N Engl J Med 281, 641 –645. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar] 27. Deghmane, A.[] Congenital deficiencies of early classical pathway components, particularly C2 or C4, often present with lupuslike or other autoimmune disorders involving the following Arthritis[]

  • Meningococcal Meningitis

    A case of erosive sterile arthritis following meningococcal meningitis is described. High levels of immune complexes were detected in serum and synovial fluid.[] A suspected case of meningococcal meningitis was diagnosed in a 24-year-old sailor onboard an aircraft carrier at sea in 2003.[] The rate of arthritis has decreased after the implementation of dexamethasone.[]

  • Meningitis

    Rheumatoid meningitis (RM) is a rare extra-articular manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis (RA).[] Proportion of meningococcal carriers and high‐risk persons who were culture‐negative at end of follow‐up. Occurrence of relapse and re‐colonisation.[] CASE SUMMARY: We discuss the case of a 56-year-old white man with a history of rheumatoid arthritis and hypertension who became confused, nauseated, and began to vomit within[]

  • Hemophilus Meningitis

    Hib causes septic arthritis and cellulitis in children younger than 2 years. Hib septic arthritis also occurs in adults.[] […] disease can occur at any age, its incidence is highest in infants, adolescents and young adults.9 Adolescents and young adults are the primary carriers of meningococcal bacteria[] For unknown reasons, only a small fraction of carriers develop meningitis.[]

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