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934 Possible Causes for Conjunctivitis, Impetigo

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Untreated group A streptococcal pharyngitis can result in the following: Acute rheumatic fever Acute glomerulonephritis Peritonsillar abscess Toxic shock syndrome Impetigo[emedicine.medscape.com] […] complicated by recurrence of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder, presented nearly 2 years after transplantation with fever, conjunctivitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Conjunctivitis may be seen with adenoviral pharyngoconjunctival fever and is present in one half to one third of all adenoviral URIs.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    Group A streptococci (GAS) are a common cause of pharyngitis and impetigo, and distinct throat strains and skin strains have been long recognized.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Our objective was to determine whether sampling with a throat swab provides incremental benefit-when used in conjunction with a nasal swab-to detect respiratory viruses among[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus (GABHS) has long been recognized as a deadly pathogen with manifestations ranging from impetigo to necrotizing fasciitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Skin Infection

    Impetigo What is impetigo? Impetigo is a common bacterial skin infection caused by Group A Streptococcus (GAS) or "strep." What is Group A Streptococcus (GAS)?[health.ny.gov] OPHTHALMIC HOSPITAL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY A red, swollen eyelid could be a stye Credit: WESTERN OPHTHALMIC HOSPITAL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY If your eye is affected, it could be conjunctivitis[nhs.uk] Controlling and Preventing Impetigo Untreated, impetigo often clears up on its own after a few days or weeks, Smith says.[fda.gov]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    A deeply ulcerated form of streptococcal impetigo, ecthyma, may complicate streptococcal impetigo.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] effective treatments. [25] Treatment with ampicillin/sulbactam , amoxicillin/clavulanic acid , or clindamycin is appropriate if deep oropharyngeal abscesses are present, in conjunction[en.wikipedia.org] These clinical decision tools take into consideration patient age, symptoms, and absence of symptoms that would suggest an alternate diagnosis; namely, conjunctivitis , cough[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Sweet Syndrome

    It may be misdiagnosed as acne vulgaris, impetigo, rosacea fulminans, herpes (simplex and zoster), cellulitis, discoid lupus erythematosus, pyoderma gangrenosum, erythema[nursingtimes.net] It is commonly associated with conjunctivitis, but a variety of types of ocular inflammation have been reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Systemic features include fever ( 38 C in 80% of patients), malaise, conjunctivitis, episcleritis, iridocyclitis, oral ulcers, proteinuria , arthralgias, myalgias, and arthritis[rheumaknowledgy.com]

  • Varicella

    Less common but more serious bacterial infections are toxic shock syndrome, sepsis, cellulitis, erysipelas, cutaneous abscesses, impetigo and suppurative lymphadenitis.[symptoma.com] Although conjunctivitis is often the initial eye finding, said Dr.[aao.org] Differential diagnosis The clusters of vesicles usually make the diagnosis clear but differential diagnosis includes: Generalised herpes zoster or simplex Dermatitis herpetiformis Impetigo[patient.info]

  • Staphylococcus Aureus Infection

    These infections range from impetigo, pustules and boils, to severe surgical infections and bacteremia How does it present in the human body?[express.co.uk] Such infections predominantly involve sepsis, pneumonia, cutaneous infection and conjunctivitis [4].[scielo.br] Skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) include impetigo, cellulitis, and abscesses such as folliculitis, furuncles, and carbuncles.[symptoma.com]

  • Erysipeloid

    Toxic shock syndrome Streptococcus Impetigo Cutaneous group B streptococcal infection Streptococcal intertrigo Cutaneous Streptococcus iniae infection Erysipelas / Chronic[en.wikipedia.org] […] inclusion Conjunctivitis viral Cryptococcosis Cryptosporidiosis Cutaneous larva migrans Cyclosporiasis Cysticercosis Cytomegalovirus infection Dengue Dermatophytosis Dientamoeba[books.google.com] Plesiomonas infection 55 Pleurodynia 1984 Pneumocystis pneumonia 1986 Pneumonia bacterial 1989 Poliomyelitis 1992 Protothecosis and chlorellosis 1997 Pseudocowpox 2000 Pyodermas impetigo[books.google.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Several skin disorders are more common in diabetic patients, particularly those due to infection such as candida and impetigo.[dermnetnz.org] In this T1D case with CKD, severe hyperglycemia in conjunction with other metabolic insults, such as uremia, hyponatremia, and hypocalcemia, probably provoked his seizure[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most sophisticated wound healing techniques of hyperbaric oxygen chambers and human tissue analogues in conjunction with the more traditional debridement and offloading[harringtonhospital.org]

  • Bacterial Infections

    Impetigo What is impetigo? Impetigo is a common bacterial skin infection caused by Group A Streptococcus (GAS) or "strep." What is Group A Streptococcus (GAS)?[health.ny.gov] Two hundred and forty-six patients with signs of acute bacterial conjunctivitis and/or blepharitis were randomised to receive either norfloxacin or chloramphenicol for one[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ocular specimens from blepharitis, blepharoconjunctivitis, conjunctivitis, keratitis, endophthalmitis, periorbital cellulitis and dacrocystitis were collected from 270 individuals[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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