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4,976 Possible Causes for Chills, Fever, Knee Pain, Leg Pain, Rigor

  • Bacterial Arthritis

    Constitutional symptoms such as fever, chills, and rigors are poorly sensitive for septic arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Infectious arthritis often causes intense pain. Patients are given medications to relieve pain, together with hot compresses or ice packs on the affected joint.[encyclopedia.com] Derek Isenberg and Dorian Jacobs , Knee Pain and Fever , Visual Journal of Emergency Medicine , 3 , (15) , (2016) . Jacob Daynes, Matthew F.[doi.org] We conclude, that the absence of fever, rigors, blood leucocytosis and positive blood cultures does not rule out the possibility of bacterial arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] pseudoparalysis) Fussiness Symptoms in children and adults: Not able to move the limb with the infected joint (pseudoparalysis) Severe joint pain Joint swelling Joint redness Fever Chills[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Osteomyelitis

    Signs and symptoms vary but may include bone pain, fever, chills, excessive sweating, malaise , or an open wound.[web.archive.org] Abstract A 57-year-old man was admitted because of pain in the right upper leg due to an osteolytic lesion of the femoral bone which was complicated by a spontaneous fracture[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ages range from 39 to 64 years, and reasons for amputation included infection, pain, and necrosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we describe an epidemiologically atypical patient who initially presented with fever and altered mental status and later found to have calvarial osteomyelitis, intracranial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Systemic symptoms (such as fever and rigors) may also be present.[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Meningococcal Arthritis

    Symptoms of infectious arthritis include Intense pain in the joint Joint redness and swelling Chills and fever Inability to move the area with the infected joint One type[icdlist.com] Leg pain. Poor urine output.[patient.info] , swollen left knee.[nejm.org] The onset of arthritis showed a biphasic pattern with an early peak at 1-2 days and a later peak, heralded by typical recrudescence of fever, at 5-10 days which usually lasted[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Case report An 18-year-old man presented with a 36 h history of headache, rigors, and malaise. There were signs of meningism and a widespread petechial rash.[nature.com]

  • Lymphangitis

    The person may also have chills and a high fever along with moderate pain and swelling.[en.wikipedia.org] Redness of the skin particularly on the face, ear, neck, arm, leg, ankle, foot, hand, back, chest Swelling of the skin Skin warmth Skin pain Leg pain and Leg pain – bilateral[byebyedoctor.com] See treatment details 22 May 2018 Avoiding joint injuries Read our helpful information on how to avoid joint injuries and help ease any knee, hip or shoulder pain.[aviva.co.uk] A patient with severe systemic symptoms (e.g., high fever, rigors, shock, septic, altered mental status) should be admitted and treated with IV antibiotics.[tipsdiscover.com] Symptoms may include: Fever and chills Enlarged and tender lymph nodes (glands) -- usually in the elbow, armpit, or groin General ill feeling (malaise) Headache Loss of appetite[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gonococcal Arthritis

    Patients with the septic form characteristically had, early in the course of their illness, chills and fever, polyarthritis, skin lesions of gonococcemia and relatively little[nejm.org] Bacteremic (arthritis-dermatitis syndrome) Arthritic pain moving from one joint to another. Pain affecting many joints. Hands more affected than the legs.[healthhype.com] , low back pain, conjunctivitis, and genitourinary inflammation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] URAC's accreditation program is an independent audit to verify that A.D.A.M. follows rigorous standards of quality and accountability.[lutheranhealthcare.org] […] observation and fever became the accepted form of therapy.[annals.org]

  • Lyme Arthritis

    Associated symptoms ranged from none to malaise, fatigue, chills and fever, headache, stiff neck, backache, myalgias, nausea, vomiting, and sore throat.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include severe fatigue, fever, pain, intermittent weakness and achiness of the muscles and joints, numbness in arms and legs, vision changes, and cognitive dysfunction[hopkinsarthritis.org] Cameron, MD MPH Doctors described a 67-year-old avid outdoorsman from central Pennsylvania with a 3-month history of progressive left knee pain and swelling. [1] There was[danielcameronmd.com] Compared with those with septic arthritis, patients with Lyme disease were more likely to have a tick-bite history, knee involvement, and less likely to have a history of fever[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lyme disease: a rigorous review of diagnostic criteria and treatment .[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com]

  • Haverhill Fever

    The illness resembles a severe influenza, with a moderate fever (38-40 C, or 101-104 F), chills, joint pain, and a diffuse red rash, located mostly on the hands and feet.[en.wikipedia.org] The temperature established no pattern except to rise in the early evening, and this was not a daily occurrence until May 18, when pain in the legs began.[jamanetwork.com] This infection is characterized by the abrupt onset of fever with rigors, myalgias, headache, polyarthritis, and rash.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fever, headaches, fatigue, myalgia, migratory polyarthralgia (involving the hands, wrists, elbows and knees in most cases), vomiting, weight loss, diarrhea, and chills are[symptoma.com] Haverhill fever (or epidemic arthritic erythema) is a form of "rat-bite fever" caused by the bacterium Streptobacillus moniliformis, an organism common in rats and mice.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Brucellosis

    The patients with this disease are typically present with chills, fever, asthenia and sweating.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Back pain and radiating leg pain was relieved significantly in all patients after operation. No implant failures were observed in any patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Brucellosis; Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever; Endemic [Indexed for MEDLINE] Free full text[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute brucellosis may present with symptoms such as: Fever with chills and rigors Anorexia Headache Abdominal pain Muscular pain Fatigue and weakness Arthralgia Excessive[symptoma.com] In this study, we discuss a 17 year old male patient who was admitted to our hospital due to fever, abdominal pain, arthralgia and rash on legs, diagnosed with brucellosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Common symptoms are mild throat inflammation, malaise, anorexia, and chills. Both sexes equally affected.[whonamedit.com] F or 38.6 C) Severe headache Severe sore throat or swollen tonsils Weakness in your arms or legs Yellow color in your eyes or skin Call 911 or go to an emergency room if[nlm.nih.gov] Approach to the active patient with chronic anterior knee pain. Phys Sportsmed. 2012 Feb;40(1):41–50. Pappas E, Wong-Tom WM.[choosingwisely.org] Glandular fever mostly affects teenagers and young adults.[nhs.uk] Since no link has been found between the severity of mono and rupture of the spleen, people with mono should avoid contact sports and rigorous exercise until a health professional[lexingtonclinic.com]

  • Septic Bursitis

    The most common symptoms were pain (87%), redness (77%) and fever or chills (45%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Stand on a soft, cushioned surface, with equal weight on each leg. Placing a pillow between your knees when lying on your side can help decrease pain.[nlm.nih.gov] You feel pain when bending and straightening your knee. Prepatellar bursitis pain increase after physical exercises or running.[yourhealthyjoints.com] Interestingly, the presence of sweats and rigors, classically associated with septic pathology, were not found to be very predictive with sensitivities near 30%.[epmonthly.com] However, a few symptoms are specific to septic bursitis: Extreme warmth or redness to the area above the joint Extreme tenderness to the area above the joint Fever or chills[arthritis-health.com]

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