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576 Possible Causes for Confusion, Folliculitis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

  • Behçet Disease

    […] vasculitides including systemic lupus erythematosus, polyarteritis nodosa, and Wegners Granulomatosis.[eyewiki.aao.org] Leukocytoclastic vasculitis and panniculitis Also superficial and deep perivascular infiltrates of lymphocytes and neutrophils Some vessels contain thrombi Also suppurative folliculitis[pathologyoutlines.com] This can result in confusion and coma . Typically these features occur later in the disease course, years after the diagnosis.[medicinenet.com]

  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis

    This complication had never been reported in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus, and related literature is reviewed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., folliculitis): in the pre-antibiotic era, this was the most common cause of CST, representing approximately 60% of cases. [8] Periorbital infection.[online.epocrates.com] Despite the use of the term sinus the cavernous sinuses should not be confused with the maxillary or frontal sinuses, which can be affected by sinusitis.[irishhealth.com]

  • Indomethacin

    lupus erythematosus and mixed connective tissue disorders being a at higher risk Heart Failure(HF) risk NSAIDS have the potential to trigger HF by prostaglandin inhibition[reference.medscape.com] Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis is an inflammatory skin disease characterized by pruritic follicular papulopustules.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The major adverse reactions associated with indomethacin therapy involve the central nervous system (headache, lightheadedness, vertigo, mental confusion) and the gastrointestinal[annals.org]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    lupus erythematosus Confirmatory tests Confirmation of the diagnosis typically comes from a combination of fulfilling the clinical criteria and recovery of group A streptococcus[clinicaladvisor.com] Folliculitis and furunculosis, which result from infection of hair follicles, are usually caused by staphylococci.[apps.who.int] SPE B is potentially allergenic and may confuse the clinicians due to its clinical mimicry of drug-induced AIN.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome

    Review of ACR hematologic criteria in systemic lupus erythematosus. Lupus 2004;13:865-8. Blaustein DA, Blaustein SA.[archivesofrheumatology.org] Granulomatous folliculitis was a novel finding in three patients. Monosymptomatic patients with MRS require a high index of suspicion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome is an unusual cause of facial swelling that can be confused with angioedema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma

    lupus erythematosus, whereas it is rarely seen in patients with dermatomyositis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The observed clinical morphology features included drug eruption-like generalized morbilliform maculopatches in two cases, generalized folliculitis-like papules in two cases[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laryngeal lymphomas are clinically confused with the more common laryngeal malignancies like squamous cell carcinoma, thus, histopathological examination is mandatory for[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cutaneous Amyloidosis

    lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Further detailed physical examination revealed folliculitis-like small pustules with surrounding erythema on the upper back.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This condition can easily be confused with other true poikiloderma skin diseases. Histology is important in confirming the diagnosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Peripheral nervous system involvement occurs in 3-18% patients of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] decalvans Folliculitis et Perifolliculitis capitis abscedens et suffodiens (Folliculitis et Perifolliculitis capitis abscedens et suffodiens Hoffmann) Atrophodermia vermiculata[bionity.com] Acute attacks present with episodes of severe abdominal pain, nausea, confusion and severe life-threatening seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    lupus erythematosus and AOSD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Folliculitis Folliculitis is caused by bacterial or fungal infection within hair follicles and apocrine glands.[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com] […] patients with streptococcal toxic shock-like syndrome, or STSS. This illness is characterized by the presence of multiple symptoms: chills, fever or hypothermia and shock, confusion[health.state.mn.us]

  • Livedo Reticularis

    This report describes a case of livedo reticularis associated with increased titres of anticardiolipin antibodies (aCL) in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Folliculitis keloidalis nuchae Folliculitis decalvans, folliculitis abscedens et suffodiens, tufted hair folliculitis Ostiofolliculitis (superficial folliculitis) Perforating[atlases.muni.cz] If the patient is awake he will most likely be at unease, confused and agitated because of poor CNS perfusion, catecholamines and even pain.[pricelesselectricalactivity.blogspot.com]

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