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683 Possible Causes for Bacterial Arthritis, Fever, Leg Pain

  • Bacterial Arthritis

    Using registers of diagnosis, 15 adult patients with infectious arthritis in native joints were identified.[] Infectious arthritis often causes intense pain. Patients are given medications to relieve pain, together with hot compresses or ice packs on the affected joint.[] We conclude, that the absence of fever, rigors, blood leucocytosis and positive blood cultures does not rule out the possibility of bacterial arthritis.[]

  • Osteomyelitis

    Children may present with poorly localized chest (thoracic vertebra) abdominal or leg pain (lumbar vertebra).[] Differential diagnosis Differential diagnosis includes mainly acute or subacute bacterial osteomyelitis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, hypophosphatasia, Langerhans cell histiocytosis[] Here, we describe an epidemiologically atypical patient who initially presented with fever and altered mental status and later found to have calvarial osteomyelitis, intracranial[]

  • Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis

    These results suggest that coinfection of mice with B. burgdorferi and the HGE agent modulates host immune responses, resulting in increased bacterial burden, Lyme arthritis[] All 27 patients presented with a 2-5 d history of fever.[] […] and fever pasture.[]

  • Brucellosis

    Back pain and radiating leg pain was relieved significantly in all patients after operation. No implant failures were observed in any patients.[] Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a tick-borne disease caused by a virus that is transmitted to humans by ixoid tick bites, contact with blood and tissue of infected[] In this study, we discuss a 17 year old male patient who was admitted to our hospital due to fever, abdominal pain, arthralgia and rash on legs, diagnosed with brucellosis[]

  • Osteoarthritis

    Oral antibiotics did not successfully treat the infection and surgery was necessary to treat the septic arthritis.[] See Leg Pain and Numbness: What Might These Symptoms Mean? Because the pain runs down the leg people, even doctors sometimes, confuse it with nerve root pain.[] Advertisement 13 of 14 Corbis Non-joint symptoms A patient with RA may feel sick overall, with a low-grade fever, fatigue, and muscle pain, says Dr. Danielides.[]

  • Polyarthritis

    Treatment with immunosuppressive drugs may be necessary, but because IMPA is rarely life-threatening, it is preferable to withhold these drugs until bacterial arthritis has[] Approximately four days before this hospital admission, the patient reported acute onset of lateral left leg pain.[] Fever of Unknown Origin with Polyarthritis.[]

  • Meningococcemia

    Other forms of meningococcal disease include pneumonia in up to 15% of cases and much less often bacterial (septic) arthritis , otitis media (middle ear infection ) and other[] Leg Pain Found to have a 94.3% specificty! That is as good as neck stiffness! The patient may refuse to walk. The patient may merely report thigh pain.[] Chronic meningococcemia is a rare diagnosis seen in patients with recurrent fever and rash.[]

  • Meningococcal Arthritis

    In patients with infectious arthritis prolonged antibiotic therapy is mandatory.[] Leg pain. Poor urine output.[] The onset of arthritis showed a biphasic pattern with an early peak at 1-2 days and a later peak, heralded by typical recrudescence of fever, at 5-10 days which usually lasted[]

  • Campylobacter Enteritis

    Guillain–Barré syndrome Tingling sensations in your fingers/toes Muscle weakness in the legs Difficulty walking Severe lower back pain Note: fewer than 1 in 5000 campylobacterosis[] There were the usual clinical presentations (acute onset of diarrhea, fever, abdominal pain, and bloody stools) of Campylobacter enteritis, but other, less common, patterns[] A 25-year-old man was admitted with the chief complaints of right flank pain, watery diarrhea, and fever.[]

  • Coccidioidomycosis

    Headache Joint stiffness and pain or muscle aches Loss of appetite Painful, red lumps on lower legs ( erythema nodosum ) Rarely, the infection spreads from the lungs through[] Valley fever refers to pneumonia caused by a type of fungus called Coccidioides . Valley fever is also called coccidioidomycosis .[] ; swelling is generally found in the ankle, feet and legs Erythema nodosum - rashes and painful lumps on the lower legs Occurrence of skin nodules, ulcers, and other skin[]

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