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569 Possible Causes for D-Dimer Abnormal, Fibrin Degradation Products Increased, Lassa Fever

  • Ebola Virus Disease

    At enrollment and throughout the study, D-dimer, prothrombin time, partial thromboplastin time, fibrinogen, complete blood count, and red blood cell smears were evaluated.[cvi.asm.org] Development of fibrin degradation products (D-dimers) showed rapid increases of 35-fold by day 5 and 45-fold by day 7 ( Figure 1 ).[jid.oxfordjournals.org] Indirect immunofluorescence for the diagnosis of Lassa fever infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Marburg Virus Disease

    Lassa fever imported to England. Commun. Dis. Rep. CDR Wkly. 10 : 99. Anonymous. 2000. Lassa fever, imported case, Netherlands. Wkly. Epidemiol. Rec. 75 : 265.[doi.org] Lassa fever, Marburg virus disease and Ebola virus disease are all viral haemorrhagic fevers.[patient.info] Response to imported case of Marburg hemorrhagic fever, the Netherlands. Emerg Infect Dis 2009;15:1171--5. CDC. Imported Lassa fever---New Jersey, 2004.[cdc.gov]

  • Brazilian Hemorrhagic Fever

    ) Brazilian hemorrhagic fever (Sabia virus) Lassa fever Venezuelan hemorrhagic fever (Guanarito virus) Bunyavirus infection Congo-Crimean hemorrhagic fever Filovirus infection[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Fever 251 Legionellosis 253 Leishmaniasis 256 Leprosy 261 Leptospirosis 262 Lyme Borreliosis 264 Malaria 266 Measles 312 Meningococcal Meningitis Meningococcal Disease 319[books.google.de] Safe intensive-care management of a severe case of Lassa fever with simple barrier nursing techniques. Lancet 1985 ;2: 1227 - 1229 5.[doi.org]

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    Results The d -dimer assay was abnormal in 223 of 608 patients (36.7%).[doi.org] D-dimers - fibrin D-dimer is a degradation product of cross-linked fibrin.[patient.info] In these conditions, D-dimer, an end-stage product of fibrin degradation by plasmin, is increased as a result of fibrinolysis, but it does not result from fibrinogenolysis[doi.org]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Results The d -dimer assay was abnormal in 223 of 608 patients (36.7%).[dx.doi.org] Blood tests showed inflammatory activity, a slight increase of D-dimer and Fibrin Degradation Product.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Increased levels of D-dimers, fibrin degradation products (FDPs), or fibrin monomers in the plasma may reflect low-grade intravascular coagulation.[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism

    An abnormal D-dimer level at the end of treatment might signal the need for continued treatment among patients with a first unprovoked pulmonary embolus. [76] For those with[en.wikipedia.org] Detailed monitoring of haemostasis parameters showed elevated endogenous fibrinolytic activity at baseline, very high levels of fibrin degradation products during treatment[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] resulting from lysis of an extensive thrombus mass, moderate fibrinogenolysis compared to fibrinolysis, long plasma half-lives of fibrin(ogen) degradation products (9.2-11.0[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

    The patient was diagnosed with DIC based on the concomitant presence of thrombosis and bleeding in combination with abnormal serum D -dimer and fibrinogen levels and prolonged[innovationsincrm.com] Fibrin degradation products (FDPs) are also increased and fibrinogen levels will decrease.[en.wikivet.net] […] fibrin-related maker (D-dimer/fibrin degradation products), and decreased fibrinogen level.[bestpractice.bmj.com]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Influenza

    […] include leucopoenia, especially lymphopenia, elevated amino-transaminases, thrombocytopenia, prolonged prothrombin time and activated partial thromboplastin time, increased D-Dimer[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ‘It also caused post-flood diseases for children like influenza, diarrhea and fever.’ ‘Other viral illnesses include influenza, the common cold, Lassa fever, and ebola.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com] Epidemiologic and Clinical Features of Lassa Fever Outbreak in Nigeria, January 1–May 6, 2018.[cdc.gov]

  • Thromboembolism

    Based on the findings, your doctor may order a D-Dimer blood test or an ultrasound of your legs. The blood test measures the level of a chemical called D-Dimer.[drugs.com] The D-dimer used in conjunction with the DASH prediction score may help to calculate recurrence risk based on the following predictors: abnormal D-dimer 3 weeks after stopping[clevelandclinicmeded.com] An abnormal D-dimer level at the end of treatment might signal the need for continued treatment among patients with a first unprovoked pulmonary embolus. [76] For those with[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Lassa Fever
  • Purpura Fulminans

    Treatment with fresh-frozen plasma corrected the coagulation abnormalities, with a complete normalization of fibrinogen levels ( Fig. 3 ) and a marked decrease in D-dimer[doi.org] Laboratory values showed thrombocytopenia and increased fibrin degradation products.[mdedge.com] […] plasma fibrin-degradation products and occasionally microangiopathic haemolysis.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Lassa Fever