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1,869 Possible Causes for Bacterial Pneumonia, Seizure

  • Pneumonia

    […] environmental agents If you have viral pneumonia, you also are at risk of getting bacterial pneumonia.[] ., during a seizure or while intoxicated) could vomit and then inhale stomach contents and bacteria into the lungs and develop pneumonia.[] A depressed gag reflex, such as from alcohol intoxication, overdose, head injury, stroke or seizure increases the risk of aspiration pneumonia [3] .[]

  • Influenza

    Acute eosinophilic pneumonia (AEP) is a rare disease characterized by its acute onset and a clinical presentation simulating a bacterial pneumonia.[] We present a case involving an 85-year-old man with acute confusion and new onset seizure following a 1-week history of respiratory prodrome.[] In case of complications such as bacterial pneumonia, chest radiography may be advised.[]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Bacterial infections These constitute about 60% of hospitalised pneumonia cases [ 3 ] : Streptococcus pneumoniae (the majority of bacterial pneumonias). H. influenzae.[] Of infants who are hospitalized with pertussis, approximately 50% have apnea, 20% develop pneumonia, 1% have seizures, 1% die, and 0.3% have encephalopathy. [ 28 ] Recovery[] Infections: Haemophilus influenzae Staphylococcus aureus Klebsiella pneumonia Atypical Bacterial Infections: Legionella pneumophila Mycoplasma pneumoniae Chlamydophila pneumoniae[]

  • 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[] If the patient has seizures or any seizure like activity, an EEG may help rule out other causes of encephalitis.[] Hepatitis with jaundice (more common in people older than 35) Swollen or inflamed testicles Nervous system problems (rare), such as Guillain-Barré syndrome , meningitis, seizures[]

  • Legionnaires' Disease

    Around the same time, health officials in Cleveland, Ohio also diagnosed a woman with this form of bacterial pneumonia.[] Microcystins can cause fever, headaches, vomiting, and—in rare cases—seizures.[] […] without mucus or blood Other symptoms may include: shortness of breath headaches muscle aches a loss of appetite chest pain fatigue nausea and vomiting diarrhea confusion seizures[]

  • Aspiration of Gastric Contents

    Worsening of infiltrates after initial improvement was associated with the development of bacterial pneumonia, the adult respiratory distress syndrome, and pulmonary embolism[] Defined as the passage of material from the oropharynx into the tracheobronchial tree · Predisposing conditions include: § CNS disorders § Intoxication or drug overdose § Seizure[] Chemical pneumonitis, bacterial pneumonia, or airway obstruction can occur. Symptoms include cough and dyspnea.[]

  • Tetanus

    […] infection that can cause blood infection (sepsis), brain infection (meningitis) and lung infection (pneumonia).[] The infant recovered, with no seizures by the 16th day from admission, and was off the ventilator by the 18th day.[] It is important to maintain a high index of suspicion for neonatal sepsis when infants present with seizure-like symptoms, in order to allow its early diagnosis and appropriate[]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Neutrophilic leukocytosis may result from alcoholic hepatitis, although coexisting infection (particularly pneumonia and spontaneous bacterial peritonitis) should also be[] Report of a case of SESA syndrome: a rare CNS complication of chronic alcoholism, known since 1981 and characterized by epileptic seizures, multiple and reversible neurological[] The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    A 52-year-old male was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit for severe sepsis due to bacterial pneumonia and heart failure associated with atrial fibrillation in November 2015[] But if an Addisonian crisis is not treated, it can lead to: Shock Seizures Coma Living with adrenal insufficiency Take your medicine exactly as prescribed.[] […] reactions associated with glucocorticoids include sodium retention, which can lead to edema, hyperglycemia, increased susceptibility to infections, osteoporosis, cataracts, seizures[]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    Getting a flu shot every year can help prevent both the flu and pneumonia. The pneumococcal shot can protect you from a common form of bacterial pneumonia.[] Pertussis is a highly contagious bacterial respiratory illness with several potentially severe complications, including dehydration, hypoxia, encephalopathy, syncope, seizures[] It is important to have a doctor examine you for secondary bacterial pneumonia, which may require an antibiotic.[]

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