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646 Possible Causes for Bacterial Pneumonia, Neck Stiffness

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Antibiotics are of value only for the secondary bacterial infections (such as bacterial pneumonia) that occur in some cases. The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica[britannica.com] […] nodes , most often in the neck and armpit Less common symptoms are: Chest pain Cough Fatigue Headache Hives Jaundice (yellow color to the skin and whites of the eyes) Neck[mountsinai.org] stiffness Nosebleed Rapid heart rate Sensitivity to light Shortness of breath Exams and Tests Your health care provider will examine you.[mountsinai.org]

  • Pneumonia

    […] environmental agents If you have viral pneumonia, you also are at risk of getting bacterial pneumonia.[lung.org] Fever lasting more than a few days despite using antibiotics Breathing difficulties Evidence of an infection elsewhere in the body: red, swollen joints, bone pain, neck stiffness[healthychildren.org] Less common symptoms include abdominal pain and a stiff neck.[babycenter.com]

  • Influenza

    Acute eosinophilic pneumonia (AEP) is a rare disease characterized by its acute onset and a clinical presentation simulating a bacterial pneumonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is important to contact a doctor if they have signs of other serious conditions, such as meningococcal disease (which may include severe headache, stiff neck, dislike of[health.govt.nz] In case of complications such as bacterial pneumonia, chest radiography may be advised.[symptoma.com]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    “With that as a background, a superimposed bacterial pneumonia, itself a serious illness, may be enough to tip the balance toward the tragic.”[yahoo.com] Stiffness in the neck, hips, or other joints also can occur.[kidshealth.org] Pain and stiffness lasting for more than 30 minutes in the morning or after a long rest. Symptoms that last for many years. What causes it?[niams.nih.gov]

  • Lymphadenitis

    Infections associated with supraclavicular lymph nodes are as follows: Intrathoracic mycobacterial, fungal infections (not bacterial pneumonias or bronchial infections) Malignancies[emedicine.medscape.com] Cervical lymphadenitis can lead to neck stiffness and torticollis .[emedicine.medscape.com] When it appears in the neck, it can cause pain, neck stiffness and redness of the skin over the lymph nodes. Lymphadenitis also commonly causes of fevers.[livestrong.com]

  • Tetanus

    […] infection that can cause blood infection (sepsis), brain infection (meningitis) and lung infection (pneumonia).[immunize.ca] Signs of tetanus may include: Stiffness of muscles in the jaw Neck stiffness Difficulty swallowing Stomach muscle stiffness Spasms of muscles Sweating Fever Bloody stools[news-medical.net] Symptoms Lockjaw and neck stiffness Headache Sudden, involuntary muscle tightening-often in the stomach (muscle spasms) Painful muscle stiffness all over the body Trouble[floridahealth.gov]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Bacterial infections These constitute about 60% of hospitalised pneumonia cases [ 3 ] : Streptococcus pneumoniae (the majority of bacterial pneumonias). H. influenzae.[patient.info] A stiff neck. Mental changes, such as feeling confused or much less alert. Extreme fatigue (to the point where it's hard for you to function). Shaking chills.[northshore.org] Infections: Haemophilus influenzae Staphylococcus aureus Klebsiella pneumonia Atypical Bacterial Infections: Legionella pneumophila Mycoplasma pneumoniae Chlamydophila pneumoniae[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Listeriosis

    […] meningitis or sepsis , granulomatosis infantiseptica Immunocompromised : Fever , headache , muscle aches, fatigue Nausea, vomiting, watery diarrhea Sepsis Listeria meningitis Neck[amboss.com] Symptoms include: Fever Fatigue Aches In other people, symptoms include: Headache Stiff neck Confusion Loss of balance Convulsions Fever Muscle aches How is Listeriosis diagnosed[gethealthycarsoncity.org] If infection spreads to the nervous system, symptoms such as headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance, or convulsions can occur.[epi.publichealth.nc.gov]

  • Klebsiella

    pneumonia; common source of nosocomial outbreaks HOST RANGE: Humans, animals (horses, cattle) INFECTIOUS DOSE: Not known MODE OF TRANSMISSION: Feces are the most significant[msdsonline.com] For instance, meningitis from K. pneumoniae produces the hallmark symptoms of bacterial meningitis , including fever, confusion, neck stiffness, and sensitivity to bright[everydayhealth.com] Bacterial and viral infectious agents Approximate Synonyms Bacterial infection due to klebsiella pneumoniae Klebsiella pneumoniae infection Klebsiella urinary tract infection[icd10data.com]

  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus

    […] more likely to present with bacterial pneumonia.[clinicaladvisor.com] His symptoms progressed to generalized body aches, persistent fever, and neck stiffness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe a case of a 40-year-old African man who is human immunodeficiency virus positive with early neurosyphilis who presented with a stiff neck, headache, confusion,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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