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152 Possible Causes for Chest Pain, Jaundice, Scleral Icterus

  • Plasmodium Falciparum Malaria

    In severe cases, it can cause jaundice, seizures, coma, or death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patient complained that her fevers were associated with headaches, but not chills, rigors, or chest pain.[journals.lww.com] Her physical examination was remarkable for scleral icterus, dry mucous membranes, and tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Hepatitis

    Jaundice is a rare clinical presentation in typhoid fever, therefore hepatitis A should be considered in typhoid fever and jaundice because both enterically transmitted disease[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical exam Assessment of the patient may yield remarkable findings such as jaundice, scleral icterus, and an enlarged and tender liver.[symptoma.com] Icteric Phase During this phase clinical signs of jaundice and scleral icterus will appear and some right upper quadrant tenderness may develop due to enlargement of the liver[pathwaymedicine.org]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    We report IDH secondary to aspirin therapy that was associated with transient obstructive jaundice and acute cholecystitis in a 47-year-old woman.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 39-year-old man referred with chest pain and cold sweating and scheduled for coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) because of severe stenosis in right coronary artery,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All patients underwent stent placement in the bile duct, using an uncovered stent in 2 and a covered stent in 1, to relieve jaundice occurring 8-184 days (mean 120 days) before[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sickle Cell Disease

    Jaundice, or yellowing of the skin, eyes, and mouth. Jaundice is a common sign and symptom of sickle disease.[hopkinsmedicine.org] CONCLUSION: Children with SCD presenting to the ED with fever and shortness of breath, tachypnea, cough, rales, or chest pain should receive a CXR due to high ACS rates.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Enlarged liver, with jaundice and yellowing of the whites of the eyes (scleral icterus) Marked enlargement of bone marrow and possible significant deformities of some bones[labtestsonline.org]

  • Liver Abscess

    Abstract We report a case of a previously healthy female patient who initially presented with fever, jaundice and right upper quadrant pain three days after dilatation and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient first presented with chest pain, ST segment elevation, and elevated TNI, which misled us to diagnose myocardial infarction, but the coronary artery had no stenosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Complications related to the liver abscess were hepatorrhexis and pleural effusion (n 1), pleural effusion (n 1), and obstructive jaundice (n 1), all of which were resolved[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia

    Secondary AIHA might not be diagnosed appropriately because the obstructive jaundice observed in type 1 AIP/IgG4-SC can obscure the presence of hemolytic jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If the disease is severe, fever, chest pain, syncope or heart failure may occur. Hemolysis occurs mainly in the spleen, so mild splenomegaly is relatively common.[orpha.net] Examination demonstrated scleral icterus, splenomegaly, and anemia. By peripheral blood smear, the patient was diagnosed with Plasmodium ovale.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pyogenic Liver Abscess

    (OR 2.067, 95% CI: 1.174-13.130, p 0.004), respiratory distress (OR 1.667, 95% CI: 1.164-14.210, p 0.006), low blood pressure (OR 2.167, 95% CI: 2.104-13.150, p 0.003), jaundice[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] From the patient's chief complaint of chest pain, we suspected acute coronary syndrome, i.e., acute myocardial infarction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms of liver abscess may include: Chest pain (lower right) Pain in the right upper abdomen (more common) or throughout the abdomen (less common) Clay-colored stools Dark[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ascending Cholangitis

    Indeed, the presence of a complete Charcot's triad ranges from 15.4–72.0%, which is why fever and jaundice remain the most important features.[symptoma.com] Case 10: Back pain Case 11: Dark stools Case 12: Chest pain Case 13: Chest pain Case 14: Chest pain Case 15: Chronic abdominal pain Case 16: Trouble sleeping Case 17: Forgetfulness[amboss.com] Initial Presentation: Jaundice Abdominal pain Fever Vital Signs: Fever can be present given this is an infectious process Dermatological Exam: Scleral icterus Jaundice Abdominal[stepwards.com]

  • Obstructive Jaundice

    Our report highlights the varied aetiology of obstructive jaundice and the importance of including biliary ascariasis in the differential diagnosis of the jaundiced patient[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] H/o past illness• No h/o DM, HT, TB, Chest pain• No previous surgery(no history of cholelethiasis)Personal History• Decreased appetite with pale stools• Normal bladder habits[slideshare.net] […] of urine and scleral icterus precede yellowing of skin Other causes of yellow skin carotenemia. carotenemia does not cause scleral icterus Hyperbilirubinemia per se has no[meddean.luc.edu]

  • Alcoholic Hepatitis

    BACKGROUND: Alcoholic hepatitis (AH) is a severe manifestation of alcohol-related liver disease characterised by jaundice and liver failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] pain Abdominal swelling or ascites that is new or suddenly becomes worse A fever (temperature greater than 101 F, or 38.3 C) Diarrhea New confusion or a change in alertness[medlineplus.gov] Physical Exam: VS: T 98.9 HR 104 RR 19 BP 117/67 O2 99% RA Gen: Well-appearing obese female in no acute distress HEENT: PERRL, marked scleral icterus, sublingual icterus,[ddxof.com]

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