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9,929 Possible Causes for Confusion, Cytolytic Vaginosis, Gram-Positive Rods

  • Cytolytic Vaginosis

    […] called as cytolytic vaginosis.[ 3 ] LACTOBACILLI IN THE VAGINA Doderlein, first described the normal vaginal flora as, consisting of predominantly of the acid producing gram-positive[] Cytolytic vaginosis occurs due to overgrowth of Lactobacillus species and subsequent lysis of epithelial cells in a highly acidic environment.[] Abstract Cytolytic vaginosis, a not uncommon condition, is frequently misdiagnosed because it is confused with Candida.[]

  • Lactobacillus Infection

    Lactobacillus (L) [lak′tōbəsil′əs] Etymology: L, lac bacillum, small rod any one of a group of nonpathogenic gram-positive rod-shaped bacteria that produce lactic acid from[] How do I know if I have cytolytic vaginosis?[] It is not as common as bacterial vaginosis or yeast infection (candida) but is sometimes confused with them.[]

  • Listerial Meningitis

    Gram positive rod Beta hemolytic Catalase positive Motile at 25 degree centigrade (tumbling motility/umbrella motility) Non-spore forming rod Susceptible hosts Newborns Elderly[] Abstract A 65-year-old man with primary haemochromatosis was admitted because of fever and confusion.[] (b) Gram stain revealing characteristic small, Gram-positive rods or coccobacilli ( 100 magnification).[]

    Missing: Cytolytic Vaginosis
  • Listeriosis

    […] lis·te·ria \ li-ˈstir-ē-ə \ : any of a genus ( Listeria ) of small, gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria that do not form spores and have a tendency to grow in chains and that[] We describe a case of presumed listeria monocytogenes rhomboencephalitis, which was initially confused with leptomeningeal carcinomatosis in a patient with a malignant carcinoid[] Structure and Classification Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae is a slender, Gram-positive rod similar to L monocytogenes.[]

    Missing: Cytolytic Vaginosis
  • Whipple Disease

    Etiology: Whipple’s disease is caused by infection with the gram-positive actinomycete Trophermyma whippelii.[] To describe an unusual case of Whipple disease (WD) with confusing clinical features at onset and to discuss the diagnostic challenges for the clinician.[] […] important sites of infection include the heart (resulting in the clinical picture of endocarditis and heart failure) and the central nervous system (CNS) (manifestations include confusion[]

    Missing: Cytolytic Vaginosis
  • Urinary Tract Infection

    The first case reports involving Propionimicrobium lymphophilum, a rarely encountered anaerobic Gram-positive non-spore-forming rod, are presented here as urinary tract infections[] Acute confusion is a common symptom of physical illness in the older patient. In the majority, it is transient and resolves on treatment of precipitants.[] The isolates are usually gram‐negative rods, but grampositive organisms are also seen and may cause acute disease ( Chapman 1986 ).[]

    Missing: Cytolytic Vaginosis
  • Gas Gangrene

    This organism is an aerotolerant Gram-positive rod that is often mistaken for other organisms, such as Lactobacillus or Bacillus species.[] The authors also discuss the confusion surrounding the definition of gas gangrene.[] Gram stain of wound drainage shows large, gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria. Blood studies show leukocytosis and, later, hemolysis and profound anemia.[]

    Missing: Cytolytic Vaginosis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis

    rods or gram-negative rods), and curved gram-variable rods.[] On DermNet NZ Bacterial infections Genital skin problems Vaginitis Aerobic vaginitis Vulvovaginal candidiasis Cytolytic vaginosis Other websites Bacterial Vaginosis – Medscape[] The confusion may come about because the symptoms of BV are often confused with thrush.[]

  • Vaginitis

    One of increasing interest is a gram positive facultative anaerobic rod called Atopobium vaginae.[] vaginosis ); yeast ( vulvovaginal candidiasis ); or parasite ( trichomoniasis ) Viral infection with intravaginal or cervical genital herpes or genital warts Pinworm infection[] Histologically, deposits in ligneous vaginitis are easily confused with amyloid or fibrinous debris.[]

  • Bacterial Meningitis

    Finally, a CSF culture revealed infection with gram-positive rods, suspected Listeria monocytogenes, confirming bacterial meningitis.[] Fever was the most common presenting sign/symptom, observed in 8 patients, followed by otalgia, neck stiffness, headache, and confusion.[] positive rods Listeria MANAGEMENT Empiric Treatment antibiotics within 30 min of initial assessment dexamethasone 0.15mg/kg Q6 hourly with or before the first dose of antibiotics[]

    Missing: Cytolytic Vaginosis

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