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684 Possible Causes for Common Cold, Petechiae

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Prognosis In the majority, the common cold is a mild, self-limiting illness. The common cold usually lasts around a week in adults and 10-14 days in children.[patient.info] […] nodes ( 1 cm) Absence of conjunctivitis, cough, and rhinorrhea, which are symptoms that may suggest viral illness [ 2 ] Less common findings in streptococcal pharyngitis are petechiae[emedicine.medscape.com] Six studies contributed to one or more analyses related to the common cold, with up to 1047 participants.[cochrane.org]

  • Pharyngitis

    The most common viruses to cause pharyngitis are the same ones that cause upper respiratory infections, such as the common cold or flu.[flu.emedtv.com] There may be Pasita lines (petechiae) in the antecubital fossa area. May be accentuated in the underpants area.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] Posterior pharynx with petechiae and exudates in a 12-year-old girl.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Symptoms appear from four to six weeks after exposure, but may be the same as many other illnesses, such as the common colds or strep throat.[infoplease.com] In adolescent and adult patients presenting with sore throat, the presence of posterior cervical, inguinal or axillary adenopathy, palatine petechiae, splenomegaly, or atypical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mono is not spread as easily as some other viruses, such as the common cold. The mono virus is found mostly in saliva.[cpp.edu]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    The pharyngitis varies in intensity from mild lesions resembling the common cold, to more severe lesions that involve the epiglottis and the tonsillar crypts.[histopathology-india.net] Cutaneous petechiae are not uncommon, and a scarlatiniform rash may be present.[emedicine.medscape.com] This includes: the common cold a sinus infection postnasal drip acid reflux Sore throats caused by other medical conditions usually improve on their own with or without treatment[healthline.com]

  • Measles

    He also developed a common cold 10 days before the vision loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Petechiae or ecchymoses may occur with severe rashes.[merckmanuals.com] Measles usually begins like a common cold after a seven to fourteen day incubation period, with sinus congestion, a runny nose, a cough, and red, irritated eyes.[rarediseases.org]

  • Scurvy

    cold.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com] Pediatric scurvy is a rare condition characterized by perifollicular petechiae and bruising, hemorrhagic gingivitis and musculoskeletal symptoms, all assumed to be predominantly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] High-dose vitamin C improves immune function including resistance to common cold.[symptoma.com]

  • Rhinovirus

    Causes of the Common Cold Many different respiratory viruses can cause the common cold, but rhinoviruses are the most common.[cdc.gov] […] exclusion in patients with immunosuppression Differential Streptococcal pharyngitis distinguishing factor typically presents with erythematous pharynx , tonsillar exudates, petechiae[medbullets.com] Billions of people a year catch the cold. Now you can get one too! Learn all about the Common Cold with this cuddly companion. Now available in 10" XL Size![giantmicrobes.com]

  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    He was found to have non-immune hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and acute renal failure two weeks after an episode of the common cold.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On examination, he was pale with multiple petechiae on his arms and legs. Blood pressure was 175/90.[web.era-edta.org] Thrombocytopenia rarely manifests in form of petechiae, hematoma or spontaneous hemorrhages.[symptoma.com]

  • Septicemia

    Acute meningococcemia is characterized by extensive purpurae consisting of both petechiae and ecchymoses.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This rash, showing petechia and purpura, may be a sign of bacteria in the bloodstream (bacteremia). What Causes Sepsis? Many different microbes can cause sepsis.[emedicinehealth.com] Petechiae in the pinnae (Photo 4) are a highly reliable indicator of sepsis in the foal and may develop as a result of either thrombocytopenia or vasculitis.[veterinarynews.dvm360.com]

  • Pertussis

    In general, whooping cough starts off like a common cold. Symptoms can include runny nose, low-grade fever, tiredness, and a mild or occasional cough.[healthline.com] […] in frequency and severity throughout the stage Followed by the expulsion of phlegm or posttussive vomiting (risk of dehydration ) Potential bleeding of the conjunctiva , petechiae[amboss.com] Conjunctival suffusion and petechia and ulceration of the frenulum of the tongue are usual.[symptoma.com]

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