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41 Possible Causes for Cervical Lymphadenopathy, Palatal Petechiae

  • Pharyngitis

    On physical exam, she has anterior cervical lymphadenopathy and patchy tonsillar exudates and swelling.[medbullets.com] Tonsillopharyngeal/palatal petechiae are seen in GAS infections and infectious mononucleosis.[web.archive.org] Posterior cervical lymphadenopathy is common in patients with infectious mononucleosis, and its absence makes the diagnosis much less likely.[aafp.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    AIM: To depict the grey-scale and Doppler features of cervical lymphadenopathy due to infectious mononucleosis (IM) and to compare the findings with other benign conditions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Infectious mononucleosis should be suspected in patients 10 to 30 years of age who present with sore throat and significant fatigue, palatal petechiae, posterior cervical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] INTRODUCTION: Infectious mononucleosis (IM) is a common viral illness that predominantly causes sore throat, fever and cervical lymphadenopathy in adolescents and young adults[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Group A Beta-hemolytic Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    lymphadenopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical examination may reveal erythema and swelling of the pharynx, enlarged and erythematous tonsils, tonsillar exudate and palatal petechiae.[drplace.com] On clinical examination, patients with group A strep pharyngitis usually have Pharyngeal and tonsillar erythema Tonsillar hypertrophy with or without exudates Palatal petechiae[cdc.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] Suspicious symptoms include persistent fever, rigors, night sweats, tender lymph nodes, tonsillopharyngeal exudates, scarlatiniform rash, palatal petechiae, and swollen tonsils[doi.org]

  • Tonsillitis

    The case emphasises the importance of having a high index of suspicion for Kawasaki syndrome in children presenting with tonsillitis and cervical lymphadenopathy who do not[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] petechiae; cervical lymphadenitis; rash; conjunctivitis; anterior stomatitis; discreet ulcers.[dontforgetthebubbles.com] CONCLUSIONS: In the differential diagnosis of cervical lymphadenopathy in patients with frequent episodes of tonsillitis, Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease should be taken into account[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Adenovirus Infection

    lymphadenopathy are typical for pharyngoconjunctival fever (PCF).[symptoma.com] HAdV infection also shows KD-like symptoms such as conjunctival injection, red cracked lips, and cervical lymphadenopathy.[ped-rheum.biomedcentral.com] lymphadenopathy Otitis media Conjunctivitis Differential Diagnosis Characteristics of adenovirus infections: Acute respiratory illness Mostly in children Incubation period[unboundmedicine.com]

  • Scarlet Fever

    Accompanying tender cervical lymphadenopathy is typical.[patient.info] Petechiae may be present Strawberry Tongue Fine Papule s on Tongue surface Tongue dorsum may appear with a white exudate and projecting edematous papillae Rash Onset with[fpnotebook.com] The throat will be a bright red , but sometimes may just have red spots on the back of the throat or palate, called palatal petechiae .[ourmed.org]

  • Chronic Tonsillitis

    A physical exam can easily identify key findings of tonsillitis - cervical lymphadenopathy and hypertrophy of the tonsils with exudative content.[symptoma.com] Fever, adenopathy, palatal petechiae, and exudates are somewhat more common with GABHS than with viral tonsillopharyngitis, but there is much overlap.[merck.com] The most common presentations are cervical lymphadenopathy, oro-oesophageal candidiasis and otitis media.[patient.info]

  • Rubella

    It typically causes a scarletiniform rash, cervical lymphadenopathy, and mild constitutional symptoms, but in older children and adults, especially women, it may be more severe[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs There may be petechiae on the soft palate (Forchheimer's sign) but this is not diagnostic for rubella.[patient.info]

  • Cytomegalovirus Mononucleosis

    Cervical lymphadenopathy, hepatomegaly and lymphocytosis (greater than 5000/microliter) were more common in children and protracted fever more common in adults.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Red dots (petechiae) may be seen on the palate. Up to half of infected people will have an enlarged spleen, and 10% will have an enlarged liver on abdominal examination.[emedicinehealth.com] Swelling of the eyelids follows cervical lymphadenopathy with a disturbance of blood flow in the facial area.[symptoma.com]

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