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1,492 Possible Causes for Bacterial Meningitis

  • Acute Sinusitis

    A lumbar puncture was performed for suspicion of meningitis but showed no bacterial growth.[scitechnol.com] Antibiotic therapy is required in case of bacterial sinusitis only.[medicalguidelines.msf.org] S. pneumoniae infections including acute bacterial rhinosinusitis.[antimicrobe.org]

  • Toxoplasmosis

    […] infection of nervous system except viral meningitis with mcc 098 Non-bacterial infection of nervous system except viral meningitis with cc 099 Non-bacterial infection of[icd10data.com] […] nervous system except viral meningitis without cc/mcc 793 Full term neonate with major problems 974 Hiv with major related condition with mcc 975 Hiv with major related condition[icd10data.com] […] acute complex cns pdx with mcc or chemotherapy implant or epilepsy with neurostimulator 024 Craniotomy with major device implant or acute complex cns pdx without mcc 097 Non-bacterial[icd10data.com]

  • Acute Otitis Media

    meningitis caused by acute otitis media (ABMAO).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rare complications include the following: Mastoiditis (bacterial infection of the membranes lining the mastoid bone in the skull, found behind the ear) Meningitis ( infection[informedhealth.org] In rare cases, bacterial middle ear infection spreads locally, resulting in acute mastoiditis, petrositis, or labyrinthitis.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    A 42-year-old man with a history of Billroth II-gastrectomy, chronic alcoholism, and malnutrition developed acute tetraparesis, two days before admission. He presented with bilateral, proximal upper and lower limb weakness, limb girdle wasting, bilaterally reduced Achilles tendon reflexes, and bilateral stocking-type[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pseudomonas

    […] pathogens that cause diseases such as cholera, pneumonia, gonorrhea, and meningitis.[rcsb.org] Mary Ann Heagney, An unusual case of bacterial meningitis caused by Burkholderia pickettii, Clinical Microbiology Newsletter, 20, 12, (102), (1998). John J.[doi.org] Mary Ann Heagney , An unusual case of bacterial meningitis caused by Burkholderia pickettii , Clinical Microbiology Newsletter , 20 , 12 , (102) , (1998) . John J.[doi.org]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Intensive diabetes therapy aimed at achieving near normoglycemia reduces the risk of microvascular and neurologic complications of type 1 diabetes. We studied whether the use of intensive therapy as compared with conventional therapy during the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) affected the long-term[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gonorrhea

    Rare complications of DGI include bacterial meningitis, pericarditis, and endocarditis — inflammation of the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, the membrane surrounding[everydayhealth.com] Symptoms of DGI in infants include arthritis, meningitis and sepsis, a bacterial infection of the blood DGI can be successfully treated using antibiotic regimens similar to[ashasexualhealth.org] […] multiple skin lesions, painful swelling of joints (arthritis), infection of the inner lining of the heart, and inflammation of the membrane covering the brain and spinal cord (meningitis[ashasexualhealth.org]

  • Herpes Labialis

    Secondary bacterial infection, including impetigo, can occur. Eczema herpeticum can complicate atopic eczema.[patient.info] Rare complications include dissemination, herpes encephalitis, meningitis, corneal dendritic ulcers (ocular herpes simplex) and erythema multiforme.[patient.info]

  • Conjunctivitis

    This condition can occur when mothers are injected with the drug during labour, for example if they have bacterial meningitis or other serious infections.[theeyepractice.com.au] Any of the bacterial organisms that cause conjunctivitis, particularly in a premature infant, can lead to sepsis and death.[emedicine.com] In most cases, the condition will be gone within two weeks but in cases where the condition is a bacterial infection or an infection from an STD, the complications can be[theeyepractice.com.au]

  • Pyelonephritis

    METHODS: Children admitted to the hospital with pyelonephritis or proven and presumed bacterial meningitis from January 1, 2012, to December 31, 2013 were identified retrospectively[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] surgical prophylaxis Lyme disease [1] It is also a choice drug for treatment of bacterial meningitis caused by pneumococci, meningococci, Haemophilus influenzae, and "susceptible[en.wikipedia.org] […] otitis media skin and skin structure infections urinary tract infections uncomplicated gonorrhea pelvic inflammatory disease bacterial sepsis intra-abdominal infections meningitis[en.wikipedia.org]

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