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942 Possible Causes for Bacterial Meningitis, Cystic Fibrosis

  • Acute Sinusitis

    A lumbar puncture was performed for suspicion of meningitis but showed no bacterial growth.[scitechnol.com] Cystic fibrosis and allergy are risk factors.[radiopaedia.org] Other medical conditions: Cystic fibrosis, immune dysfunctions or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) that result in sinus clogging.[symptoma.com]

  • Ethmoid Sinusitis

    In adults, however, the arachnoid forms a better barrier and bacterial meningitis rarely complicates SE (19).[sinusitisunderstood.blogspot.com] Your doctor may perform additional tests to rule out other factors such as allergy, cystic fibrosis, ciliary dyskinesis, and immunodeficiency.[care.american-rhinologic.org] Some patients may have other medical conditions predisposing them to chronic sinus inflammation or infection (Cystic Fibrosis, Wegener’s Granulomatosis, Sarcoidosis, HIV/AIDS[arizonasinus.com]

  • Gram Negative Bacterial Infection

    Bacterial meningitis in adults. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: . Updated September 26, 2017. Accessed December 11, 2017.[winchesterhospital.org] Burkholderia cepacia complex in cystic fibrosis and non-cystic fibrosis patients: identification of a cluster of epidemic lineages. J Hosp Infect. 2002;50(3):188–95.[link.springer.com] Bacterial meningitis. www.cdc.gov/meningitis/bacterial.html. Updated January 25, 2017. Accessed October 8, 2018. Nath A. Meningitis: bacterial, viral, and other.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    ; Hib meningitis manifestations indistinguishable from other bacterial meningitis causes Cellulitis: Most commonly involves the buccal and periorbital regions; usually associated[emedicine.com] Individuals with cystic fibrosis are especially at risk for Pseudomonas infections in the lungs.[smartypance.com] Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a common cause of pneumonia in individuals with cystic fibrosis and those on mechanical ventilation.[ehealthstar.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    […] with cystic fibrosis who do not have cystic fibrosis – related diabetes.[dx.doi.org] fibrosis, exposure to certain drugs, viruses, and unknown causes).[web.archive.org] Inpatient diabetes consult services Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes inpatient and outpatient services DAFNE courses – structured education in type 1 diabetes mellitus Endocrine[stvincents.ie]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    meningitis (Neisseria meningitides ) Direct contact with ill person, large-droplets from coughs or sneezes Homes, schools, camps 2%-3% for a child whose sibling has active[health.harvard.edu] To determine the effect of respiratory viral infections on pulmonary function in infants with cystic fibrosis (CF) after the respiratory virus season (October through March[pediatrics.aappublications.org] In some cases, it's difficult to determine whether an illness is viral or bacterial because many ailments -- including pneumonia, meningitis, and diarrhea -- can be caused[webmd.com]

  • 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.[panafrican-med-journal.com] The respiratory comorbidities were asthma alone (8.3%), asthma and polyps (6.6%), aspirin triad (5.8%), and cystic fibrosis (0.8%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some patients may have other medical conditions predisposing them to chronic sinus inflammation or infection (Cystic Fibrosis, Wegener’s Granulomatosis, Sarcoidosis, HIV/AIDS[arizonasinus.com]

  • Staphylococcus Aureus Infection

    meningitis cases from a hematogenous or postoperative source.[aafp.org] Search strategy: Trials were identified by searching the Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Group's Cystic Fibrosis Trials Register, MEDLINE, Embase, handsearching[cochrane.org] […] agent ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G00.3 Staphylococcal meningitis 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Use Additional code to further identify organism ( B95.61 - B95.8[icd10data.com]

  • Haemophilus Influenzae

    Accordingly, the patient was diagnosed with bacterial meningitis with bacteremia caused by Hif.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Early airway colonization and infection with Haemophilus influenzae in children with cystic fibrosis (CF) is common.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] to determine the mechanism(s) of macrolide resistance in Haemophilus influenzae isolated from cystic fibrosis (CF) patients participating in a randomized placebo-controlled[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Otitis Media

    meningitis caused by acute otitis media (ABMAO).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RSV may be particularly lethal for children with congenital heart disease, cystic fibrosis, immunodeficiency, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, or prematurity of less than 37 weeks[emedicine.medscape.com] fibrosis and asthma[webmd.com]

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