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1,873 Possible Causes for Chest X-Ray Abnormal, Fibrin Degradation Products Increased, Lassa Fever

  • Influenza

    ‘It also caused post-flood diseases for children like influenza, diarrhea and fever.’ ‘Other viral illnesses include influenza, the common cold, Lassa fever, and ebola.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com] Epidemiologic and Clinical Features of Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, January 1–May 6, 2018.[cdc.gov] Lassa fever (LF) is endemic to Nigeria, where the disease causes substantial rates of illness and death.[cdc.gov]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    A repeat chest X-ray in the weeks after symptoms have resolved may be ordered to confirm the infection has resolved, and to assure that the chest X-ray is clear of any abnormalities[emedicinehealth.com] Epidemiologic and Clinical Features of Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, January 1–May 6, 2018.[cdc.gov] Investigations for Bacterial Pneumonia Physical exam where the doctor listens to the patient's chest using a stethoscope for abnormal chest sounds such as rales, wheezing[epainassist.com]

  • Malaria

    Epidemiologic and Clinical Features of Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, January 1–May 6, 2018.[cdc.gov] Lassa fever (LF) is endemic to Nigeria, where the disease causes substantial rates of illness and death.[cdc.gov] Epidemiologic and Clinical Features of Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, January 1–May 6, 2018. Emerg Infect Dis. 2019;25(6):1066-1074.[cdc.gov]

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    chest x ray, because it exposes maternal breast tissue to high doses of radiation What test do I order?[bmj.com] D-dimers - fibrin D-dimer is a degradation product of cross-linked fibrin.[patient.info] For pulmonary embolism, a chest x-ray should be used to triage the patient to either a ventilation/perfusion study after a normal X-ray or a CT pulmonary angiogram after an[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Chronic kidney insufficiency affects a significant number of individuals in the developed countries, particularly the United States. The progressive nature of the disease and a substantial reduction in the quality of life over the period of time are the primary reasons why an early diagnosis is crucial. Anemia,[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism

    Resolution of embolism as judged by symptoms, signs, electrocardiogram, and chest x-ray examination was almost always complete.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Detailed monitoring of haemostasis parameters showed elevated endogenous fibrinolytic activity at baseline, very high levels of fibrin degradation products during treatment[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some pulmonary arteriograms 1 to 6 months after initial treatment showed minor abnormalities, but others at a later date were normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Acute Kidney Failure

    A correction has been published 1 Original Article The VA/NIH Acute Renal Failure Trial Network * Article Figures/Media 30 References 775 Citing Articles Letters Abstract Background The optimal intensity of renal-replacement therapy in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury is controversial. Methods We[…][content.nejm.org]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Pulmonary Infarction

    , with pathognomonic abnormalities on chest x-rays.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The chest x-ray is also very useful when interpreting ventilation-perfusion scans.[med-ed.virginia.edu] The incomplete pulmonary infarction syndrome (IPIS) is characterized by sudden onset of pain in the lower chest, knife-like and stabbing in quality and accentuated by breathing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Recurrent Pulmonary Embolism

    Clinical suspicion of pulmonary embolism rests upon history taking, physical examination, arterial blood gases determination, 12-lead ECG and chest X-ray.[tmj.ro] chest x-ray).[merckmanuals.com] Chest X-rays are often done on people with shortness of breath to help rule-out other causes, such as congestive heart failure and rib fracture.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Portal Cirrhosis

    It is well known that Laennec gave cirrhosis its name from the Greek word kirrhos (tawny), in a brief footnote to his treatise De l'auscultation médiate (1819), but the eponym "Laennec's cirrhosis" is rarely used in France. This article explores the reasons why North American physicians commemorate a French chest[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lassa Fever