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83 Possible Causes for Bacterial Meningitis, Chills, Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis

  • Brain Abscess

    Abstract Brain abscesses are uncommon complications of bacterial meningitis or sepsis in neonates and infants.[] On the fifth post-embolization day, the patient had chills, and his body temperature was over 38 . Staphylococcus aureus was cultured from the venous blood sample.[] The patient was treated for bacterial meningitis with a 4-week course of intravenous penicillin (24 10 6 IU/d) and chloramphenicol (4 g/d).[]

  • Acute Sinusitis

    A lumbar puncture was performed for suspicion of meningitis but showed no bacterial growth.[] Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis Orbital Cavernous sinus thrombosis Inflammatory edema and erythema (preseptal cellulitis) Orbital abscess Orbital cellulitis Subperiosteal[] Antibiotic therapy is required in case of bacterial sinusitis only.[]

  • Meningococcal Meningitis

    Is bacterial meningitis contagious? Yes.[] […] tuberculosis ( A17.0 ) meningoencephalitis and meningomyelitis in bacterial diseases classified elsewhere ( G05 ) Fever (inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills[] Early complications of bacterial meningitis include seizures, raised intracranial pressure (seen in the image below), cerebral venous thrombosis, sagittal sinus thrombosis[]

  • Osteomyelitis of the Frontal Bone

    […] and rigors High fever with chills and rigors Edema of conjunctiva Edema of conjunctiva Proptosis Proptosis Ophthalmoplegia Ophthalmoplegia Blindness Blindness Reduced level[] […] abscessExtraduralSubduralCerebralEncephalitisCavernous sinus thrombophlebitisIntracranial complicationsMeningitisLP and C/SIV AbsCavernous Sinus ThrombophlebitisHigh fever with chills[] Symptoms of bone infections include Pain in the infected area Chills and fever Swelling, warmth, and redness A blood test or imaging test such as an x-ray can tell if you[]

  • Intracranial Sinus Thrombosis

    Its incidence is comparable to that of acute bacterial meningitis in adults.[] She denied fevers, chills, sweats or other systemic symptoms. She denied recent travel. She had no prior pregnancies and was not sexually active.[] Even in patients with no evidence of systemic thrombosis, but who have sagittal sinus thrombosis, the possibility of dislodging pulmonary emboli should be strongly considered[]

  • Pneumococcal Meningitis

    Pneumococcal meningitis is a bacterial inflammation of the meninges. It is potentially fatal with increased incidence of mortality in the very young and in the elderly.[] At this point, you would start to experience symptoms like headaches, stiff neck, fever, vomiting, rash, confusion, drowsiness chills, cough, chest pains, and an immediate[] SAGITTAL SINUS.[]

  • Frontal Sinusitis

    Diffusion-weighted imaging in acute bacterial meningitis in infancy. Neuroradiology. 2003; 45(9):634-9. PubMed Google Scholar Nickerson JP, Richner B, Santy K and al.[] Photo Credit Dolly Faibyshev for The New York Times Work Out and Chill?[] Sometimes thrombophlebitis can develop causing superior sagittal sinus thrombosis and cavernous sinus thrombosis.[]

  • Sphenoid Sinusitis

    A 64-year-old woman was initially seen unconscious with bacterial meningitis and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) fistula.[] Other symptoms are fatigue, chills and fever. Patients can also exhibit yellow or green purulent secretions.[] Fatal complications included cavernous sinus thrombosis and bacterial meningitis.[]

  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis

    Thrombosis of the lateral sinus (related to mastoiditis ) and thrombosis of the superior sagittal sinus (related to bacterial meningitis ) occur but are rarer than cavernous[] .  Pyrexia  Rapid, weak, thready pulse  Chills and sweats  Delirium - meningitis supervenes terminally  Septic emboli to various other parts of body. 15.  Proptosis[] The list of complications provided in an article by Mueller regarding internal jugular vein thrombosis included pulmonary embolism, subclavian vein and superior sagittal sinus[]

  • Meningococcal Arthritis

    […] acquired bacterial meningitis [ 5 ].[] Results: This gentleman with background of type 2 diabetes mellitus and asthma was admitted with 3 day history of fevers and chills followed by non-bloody diarrhoea and developed[] sinus thrombosis, and hydrocephalus.[]

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