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25 Possible Causes for Cough, Neutrophil Count Increased, Pyopneumothorax

  • Pyopneumothorax

    Tension pyopneumothorax is a rare complication of pneumonia and subpleural abscess eroding into the pleural space.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report an unusual complication of chronic foreign body aspiration--pyopneumothorax--in a 52-year-old patient presenting with productive cough and intermittent fever for[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Kerosene vapours may be mildly irritating to the respiratory system and spray applications of kerosene may provoke signs of pulmonary irritation such as coughing and dyspnoea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lung Abscess

    Left tension pyopneumothorax was diagnosed, and he received left lower lobectomy after pleural drainage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cough, fever with shivering, and night sweats are often present.[en.wikipedia.org] […] sputum with air fluid formation in the abscess cavity Fate 1- Complete cure ( especially with good ttt ) 2- Chronicity 3- Infection of the other lung 4- Open into pleura - pyopneumothorax[slideshare.net]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    […] coagulase Produces its pathologic reaction in the conducting airways Imaging Rapid spread through the lungs Empyema, especially in children No air bronchogram Pneumothorax Pyopneumothorax[learningradiology.com] Sharp stabbing chest pains on one side, which are worsened by deep breathing and cough, often occur.[symptoma.com] This report involves a 4½-year-old girl who presented to our emergency department with productive cough, shortness of breath, and left-sided chest pain with a diagnosis of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Staphylococcus Aureus Infection

    These bacteria are spread by having direct contact with an infected person, by using a contaminated object, or by inhaling infected droplets dispersed by sneezing or coughing[msdmanuals.com] Pneumonia often causes a high fever, shortness of breath, and a cough with sputum that may be tinged with blood. Lung abscesses may develop.[merckmanuals.com] Wear surgical mask if you have respiratory symptoms like cough, sneeze, runny nose and sore throat.[chp.gov.hk]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    Diagnosis is confirmed, as the WBC count shows leucocytosis with increase in neutrophil count, Xray neck lateral view, shows increase in the space between the vertebra and[bhj.org.in] A 38-year-old male suffered from mediastinitis, pericarditis, and bilateral sudden pyopneumothorax as a complication of the parapharyngeal abscess that ruptured into the hypopharynx[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient had 20 days history of cough, fever and swelling behind right ear. He had not responded to multiple antibiotic treatments given earlier.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mediastinal Abscess

    Lin FC, Chou CW, Chang SC (2004) Differentiating pyopneumothorax and peripheral lung anscess: chest ultrasonography.[link.springer.com] This study reports a case of a young male with fever, dry cough, reduced appetite and weight loss for one month presenting radiologically as a mediastinal mass.[eurekaselect.com] Cough , fever with shivering , and night sweats are often present.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Empyema

    During the hospitalization his pleural fluid became purulent and changes in blood counts were registered with the increase of leukocytes, especially neutrophils.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In pyopneumothorax an air-fluid level is observed.[symptoma.com] A 9-year-old girl from black ethnic origin presented with a history of fever, cough, loss of weight and right-sided chest wall pain for 2 weeks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pharyngitis

    , platelets: decreased count Drug-behaviors.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Abstract A 20-y-old African-American female with Streptococcus pyogenes pharyngitis presented with tension pyopneumothorax.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The authors present the case of an 11-year-old boy with pharyngitis, treated with amoxicillin, that worsened on day 7, with cough, high fever and refusal to eat.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    Diagnosis is confirmed, as the WBC count shows leucocytosis with increase in neutrophil count, Xray neck lateral view, shows increase in the space between the vertebra and[bhj.org.in] Spread of infection to the mediastinum can result in mediastinitis, purulent pericarditis and tamponade, pyopneumothorax, pleuritis, empyema, or bronchial erosion.[emedicine.com] […] torticollis), some form of palpable neck pain (may be in "front of the neck" or around the Adam's Apple), malaise, difficulty swallowing, fever, stridor, drooling, croup-like cough[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Pneumonia

    […] that has an increased amount of neutrophils a blood count that has an increased amount of lymphocytes would indicate a viral infection.[physio-pedia.com] Pyopneumothorax - eg, following rupture of a staphylococcal lung abscess in the pleural cavity. Deep vein thrombosis.[patient.info] Cough is often distressing for patients with pneumonia. Accordingly they often use over-the-counter (OTC) cough medications (mucolytics or cough suppressants).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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