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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[] […] 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[] stiffness Nosebleed Rapid heart rate Sensitivity to light Shortness of breath Exams and Tests Your health care provider will examine you.[]

  • Pneumonia

    […] environmental agents If you have viral pneumonia, you also are at risk of getting bacterial pneumonia.[] 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[] Less common symptoms include abdominal pain and a stiff neck.[]

  • Influenza

    Acute eosinophilic pneumonia (AEP) is a rare disease characterized by its acute onset and a clinical presentation simulating a bacterial pneumonia.[] 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[] In case of complications such as bacterial pneumonia, chest radiography may be advised.[]

  • 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.”[] Stiffness in the neck, hips, or other joints also can occur.[] 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?[]

  • Lymphadenitis

    Infections associated with supraclavicular lymph nodes are as follows: Intrathoracic mycobacterial, fungal infections (not bacterial pneumonias or bronchial infections) Malignancies[] Cervical lymphadenitis can lead to neck stiffness and torticollis .[] 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.[]

  • Tetanus

    […] infection that can cause blood infection (sepsis), brain infection (meningitis) and lung infection (pneumonia).[] 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[] Symptoms Lockjaw and neck stiffness Headache Sudden, involuntary muscle tightening-often in the stomach (muscle spasms) Painful muscle stiffness all over the body Trouble[]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Bacterial infections These constitute about 60% of hospitalised pneumonia cases [ 3 ] : Streptococcus pneumoniae (the majority of bacterial pneumonias). H. influenzae.[] 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.[] Infections: Haemophilus influenzae Staphylococcus aureus Klebsiella pneumonia Atypical Bacterial Infections: Legionella pneumophila Mycoplasma pneumoniae Chlamydophila pneumoniae[]

  • Listeriosis

    […] meningitis or sepsis , granulomatosis infantiseptica Immunocompromised : Fever , headache , muscle aches, fatigue Nausea, vomiting, watery diarrhea Sepsis Listeria meningitis Neck[] 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[] If infection spreads to the nervous system, symptoms such as headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance, or convulsions can occur.[]

  • 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[] For instance, meningitis from K. pneumoniae produces the hallmark symptoms of bacterial meningitis , including fever, confusion, neck stiffness, and sensitivity to bright[] Bacterial and viral infectious agents Approximate Synonyms Bacterial infection due to klebsiella pneumoniae Klebsiella pneumoniae infection Klebsiella urinary tract infection[]

  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus

    […] more likely to present with bacterial pneumonia.[] His symptoms progressed to generalized body aches, persistent fever, and neck stiffness.[] 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,[]

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