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2,239 Possible Causes for Deep Vein Thrombosis, Lower Extremity Cellulitis, Rigors and Chills

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    A variety of conditions result in lower extremity edema, such as deep vein thrombosis, cellulitis, venous stasis insufficiency, and congestive heart failure (CHF).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include fever, chills, rigors, dyspnea, wheezing, chest pain or tightness, headache, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.[doi.org] Deep Vein Thrombosis ICD-9 451.1; ICD-10 I80.2. Mortality—2843. Total-mention mortality—11 190. Hospital discharges—6300.[doi.org]

  • Leg Cellulitis

    Special consideration should be given to geriatric patients, in whom cellulitis of the lower extremities is more likely to develop into thrombophlebitis . deep cellulitis[radiopaedia.org] The differential diagnosis for venous stasis dermatitis includes cellulitis (which rarely presents bilaterally), deep vein thrombosis, asteatotic dermatitis, erysipelas (more[mdedge.com] The first sign of the illness is often feeling unwell, with fever , chills and shakes (rigors). This is due to bacteria in the blood stream ( bacteraemia ).[dermnetnz.org]

  • Varicose Veins

    Varicose vein surgery is generally considered to have little risk of postoperative deep vein thrombosis (DVT).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Absence of infra-renal IVC may present with symptoms of venous insufficiency and idiopathic deep vein thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] surgery is generally considered to have little risk of postoperative deep vein thrombosis (DVT).[doi.org]

    Missing: Rigors and Chills
  • Cellulitis

    Objective To characterize the national health care burden of misdiagnosed cellulitis in patients admitted for treatment of lower extremity cellulitis.[doi.org] We report a 16-month-old girl with varicella complicated by cellulitis, invasive Group A Streptococcus (GAS) infection and deep vein thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fever, chills or rigors before or at admission was noted in 91% (59/65). Patients presented most often with sharply demarcated erythema and raised borders (54/64).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Right-Sided Congestive Heart Failure

    He had significant symmetrical peripheral pitting edema without any signs of deep vein thrombosis. His vital signs were normal, including fever absence.[austinpublishinggroup.com]

    Missing: Rigors and Chills
  • Puerperium

    […] without MCC 245,131 6.2 18,000 30.6 470 Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC 486,438 4.6 47,300 11.1 885 Psychoses 553,699 4.3 21,400 54.5[hcup-us.ahrq.gov] Fourteen studies included relevant information on deep vein thrombosis in pregnancy or the puerperium, and used objective testing to diagnose deep vein thrombosis.[insights.ovid.com] & rigor, burning micturition, frequency, nausea, vomiting, acute pain in the loins radiating to groin.[medicinembbs.blogspot.com]

  • Stasis Dermatitis

    A 55-year-old-woman was admitted to the hospital to rule out bilateral lower extremity cellulitis.[accesssurgery.mhmedical.com] vein thrombosis.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] An important diagnostic consideration in the management of stasis dermatitis is lower extremity cellulitis.[derm101.com]

    Missing: Rigors and Chills
  • Varicose Ulcer

    Compression therapy helps prevent reflux, decreases release of inflammatory cytokines, and reduces fluid leakage from capillaries, thereby controlling lower extremity edema[woundcareadvisor.com] DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) – impaired drainage due to obstruction of the vein by a clot.[palmclinic.co.nz] Associated findings include lower extremity varicosities, edema, venous dermatitis, and lipodermatosclerosis.[aafp.org]

    Missing: Rigors and Chills
  • Venous Stasis Ulcer

    Compression therapy helps prevent reflux, decreases release of inflammatory cytokines, and reduces fluid leakage from capillaries, thereby controlling lower extremity edema[woundcareadvisor.com] Valve problems can result from vein disorders such as chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) or deep vein thrombosis (DVT).[veindirectory.org] extremity edema and VSU recurrence. 14,16 Goals of compression therapy are to reduce symptoms, prevent secondary complications, and slow disease progression. 14,16 In patients[uspharmacist.com]

    Missing: Rigors and Chills
  • Philadelphia Chromosome Positive Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

    Several karyotype changes observed during the blastic phase in 2 patients with Philadelphia chromosome (Ph)-positive chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) are reported. Rearrangements involving chromosome 1, i.e., translocations, a pericentric inversion and trisomies of its long arm, are described. In the first patient whose[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Cellulitis

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