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383 Possible Causes for Cellulitis, Localized Edema, Lymphadenopathy

  • Cellulitis

    Physical Assessment  Local symptoms:  Erythema and edema of area  Warm to touch,  Possibly fluctuant (tense, firm to palpation)  May resemble peau d’orange  Advancing[slideshare.net] We assess the most recent evidence in the diagnosis and management of cellulitis.[doi.org] In our case, with the knowledge of tick exposure to the scalp, tularaemia was not initially considered for facial cellulitis without regional lymphadenopathy and also due[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Insect Bite

    In immunosupressed patients with cellulitis a cryptococcal infection must be excluded.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Characteristic symptoms are malaise, fever, chills, lymphadenopathy, arthalgia and abdominal pain. Papular urticaria.[symptoma.com] The recurrent lesions simulated insect bites and cellulitis, but failed to respond to appropriate treatments.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Erysipelas

    Local signs of inflammation warmth, edema, tenderness are universal. 18.[slideshare.net] Cellulitis and erysipelas can result in local necrosis and abscess formation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Inguinal lymphadenopathy, fever and other systemic signs and symptoms were absent. In 4 of 5 patients normal laboratory inflammatory parameters were normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lymphangitis

    Because of capillary dilation and production of cytokines, fluid accumulation in the interstitium occurs and leads to edema and local tenderness.[symptoma.com] Despite long-term antibiotic therapy and compression stockings, the cellulitis was intractable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chronic lymphangitis Lymphadenopathy Lymphangitis carcinomatosa[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Lymphedema

    The excess adipose tissue disturbs the lymphatic vessels, leading to massive edema localized mostly in the lower extremity, reaching a substantial size and weight that interferes[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After the LVA, the patient experienced no sensation of tension or further cellulitis attacks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With steroid and intravenous immunoglobulin treatment, the lymphadenopathy improved and facial edema slowly resolved.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    […] following features can occur with cellulitis, they may instead suggest necrotizing fasciitis: Rapid progression Poor therapeutic response Blistering necrosis Cyanosis Extreme local[emedicine.com] We present a case of GBS necrotizing cellulitis and summarize the literature regarding the presentation and management of infantile head and neck GBS cellulitis and necrotizing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cross-sectional imaging findings include asymmetric thickening of fascia, soft tissue air, blurring of fascial planes, inflammatory fat stranding, reactive lymphadenopathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subcutaneous Abscess

    […] swelling and a positive indication is obtained by needle puncture. subcutaneous edema accumulation of edema in subcutaneous tissues, usually of the dependent parts.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Clinical manifestations included meningitis, a left ankle subcutaneous abscess, and bilateral hand cellulitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] blood pressure (131 84 mmHg), pulse was 98, respiration rate was 19 irpm and 36.3 , Glasgow Coma Scale 15, jaundice 2 /4 , afebrile and acyanotic and absence of cervical lymphadenopathy[clinmedjournals.org]

  • Erysipeloid

    Some patients may experience an asymptomatic course of the disease, but burning, itching or throbbing pain at the site of skin injury followed by edema, erythema, and localized[symptoma.com] Erysipeloid is an acute inflammatory disease, starting in the skin, at times extending more deeply, producing cellulitis or lymphangitis and lymphadenopathy, sometimes accompanied[jamanetwork.com] Superficial bacterial skin infections and cellulitis. In: Long SS, Prober CG, Fischer M, eds. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. 5th ed.[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Common Cold

    Infectious mononucleosis (glandular fever) : presents with persistent severe sore throat, fever, cervical lymphadenopathy and malaise; it is particularly common in teenagers[patient.info] Typical symptoms are congestion and increased secretions and discharge, sore throat, cough and localized pain.[doi.org] Cutaneous complications such as rash, cellulitis, and toxic shock syndrome may occur with group A streptococcus.[emedicine.com]

  • Furunculosis

    […] antibiotic treatment was started about 4 to 5 days after the appearance of the infectious process and the furunculosis led to abscess formation with difficult healing and cellulitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Furunculosis symptoms: Purulent skin rash, Swollen regional lymph nodes (lymphadenopathy), Affected skin becomes red, swollen, painful to touch, Throbbing pain, tingling of[online-dermatologist.com] As the infection progresses a pustule forms and this progresses to local abscess formation, often with considerable associated Cellulitis and oedema.[slideshare.net]

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