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19 Possible Causes for Cervicofacial Actinomycosis, Gas Gangrene, Pneumococcal Pneumonia

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    ., to prevent influenza and pneumococcal pneumonia). Prognosis Diabetes is a chronic disease whose symptoms can be ameliorated and life prolonged by proper therapy.[]

  • Acute Myelocytic Leukemia

    The World Health Organization (WHO) classification of lympho-hematopoietic neoplasms is increasingly based on genetic criteria. Here, we focus on changes that, as compared to the 2001 edition, were introduced into the 2008 WHO classification of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and related precursor neoplasms. The[…][]

  • Blast Phase

    Abstract Chronic myeloid leukemia blast phase (CML-BP) cells commonly express the multidrug transporter, P-glycoprotein (Pgp). To determine whether Pgp inhibition improves treatment outcome in CML-BP, the Southwest Oncology Group performed a randomized, controlled trial testing the benefit of the Pgp modulator,[…][]

  • Severe Idiopathic Pneumococcemia

    gas 670 uterus 670 gonorrhea (conditions classifiable to 098) 647.1 hematoma, subdural 674.0 hematosalpinx, infectional 670 hemiplegia, cerebral 674.0 hemorrhage 666.1 brain[] Research output : Contribution to journal › Article Atypical Form of Cervicofacial Actinomycosis Involving the Skull Base and Temporal Bone McCann, A., Alvi, S.[] In the series of cases studied, Types IV, V, VII and VIII were found more prevalent in the lobar pn... more The clinical entity "lobar pneumonia" is gradually coming to be[]

  • Sepsis

    The following are organ system–specific etiologies of possible sepsis: Skin/soft tissue: Necrotizing fasciitis, cellulitis, myonecrosis, or gas gangrene, among others, with[] A42.0 Pulmonary actinomycosis A42.1 Abdominal actinomycosis A42.2 Cervicofacial actinomycosis A42.7 Actinomycotic sepsis A42.8 Other forms of actinomycosis A42.81 Actinomycotic[] .: Tobacco smoking increases the risk for death from pneumococcal pneumonia. Chest 2014; 146: 1029–37 CrossRef MEDLINE 23.[]

  • Vertebral Osteomyelitis

    Narváez & Oscar Murillo Infection (2016) Vertebral osteomyelitis and epidural abscess caused by gas gangrene presenting with complete paraplegia: a case report Manabu Akagawa[] actinomycosis accounts for 50% of all reported cases, and because the spread of the disease is often from direct extension, most spinal infections occur in the cervical and[] Although pneumococcal urinary antigen test is a useful tool for the diagnosis of pneumococcal pneumonia, we should consider the possibility of pneumococcal infections other[]

  • Chronic Appendicitis

    An oval calcification and appendiceal lumen filled with gas are seen (arrow).[] The most commonly involved regions are cervicofacial, thoracic, abdominopelvic and cerebral, whereas the abdominal actinomycosis is common (approximately 20% of cases) and[] DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS In children: Gastroenteritis, mesenteric adenitis, Meckel's diverticulitis, intussusception, Henoch-Sch nlein purpura, lobar pneumonia, urinary tract[]

  • Sepsis of Newborn due to Other and Unspecified Streptococci

    gangrene A48.3 Sepsis toxic shock syndrome A49.9 Sepsis bacteraemia NOS A54.8 Sepsis gonococcal B00.7 Sepsis herpesviral B37.7 Sepsis candidal O03.0 Spontaneous abortion,[] A42.0 Pulmonary actinomycosis A42.1 Abdominal actinomycosis A42.2 Cervicofacial actinomycosis A42.7 Actinomycotic sepsis A42.8 Other forms of actinomycosis A42.81 Actinomycotic[] Conditions that explicitly included the terms "pneumococcal" or " S. pneumoniae " e.g., "pneumococcal meningitis" were considered to be definitely linked.[]

  • Disseminated Tuberculosis

    gangrene 37 Yellow fever 38 Malaria 39 Other diseases due to protozoa 40 Ankylostomiasis 41 41a Hydatid cysts of liver 41b Hydatid cysts of other organs 42 Other diseases[] A42.1 Abdominal actinomycosis A42.2 Cervicofacial actinomycosis A42.7 Actinomycotic sepsis A42.81 Actinomycotic meningitis A42.82 Actinomycotic encephalitis A42.89 Other[] […] unspecified A440 Systemic bartonellosis A441 Cutaneous and mucocutaneous bartonellosis A448 Other forms of bartonellosis A449 Bartonellosis, unspecified A46 Erysipelas A480 Gas[]

  • Gradenigo's Syndrome

    - see Alphabetical Index gas gangrene ( A48.0 ) pyoderma gangrenosum ( L88 ) Type 2 Excludes gangrene in diabetes mellitus ( E08-E13 with .52) Ganister disease J62.8 ICD-10[] DENOUEMENT AND RESOLUTION The patient’s indolent clinical course was consistent with cervicofacial and thoracic actinomycosis.[] […] empyema pneumococcal pneumonia pneumococcal vaccine pneumococcemia pneumococcolysis pneumococcosuria pneumoconiosis pneumogram pneumolabyrinth pneumolith pneumomediastinum[]