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1,093 Possible Causes for Diphtheria, spongy plaques on the pharyngeal mucosa, white

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  • Tonsillitis

    A 23-year-old white man with a history of over 20 episodes of tonsillitis in the preceding 2 years was admitted to our hospital because of cervical unilateral lymphadenopathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Scarlet fever, diphtheria and trench mouth may also produce acute tonsillitis.[britannica.com] Neisseria gonorrhea may cause pharyngitis in sexually active persons.[emedicine.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    The symptoms of pharyngitis including high body temperature ( 40 º С), sore throat and white spots on the tonsils appeared for the first time at the age of two years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Humans are the only known reservoir of C diphtheriae. Diphtheria is fatal in 5% to 10% of patients.[atsu.edu] Pharyngitis usually precedes the pulmonary infection by about 1-3 weeks. Neisseria gonorrhoeae is a rare cause of pharyngitis.[web.archive.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    White blood cell count. Your doctor may use other blood tests to look for an elevated number of white blood cells (lymphocytes) or abnormal-looking lymphocytes.[web.archive.org] This case highlights the difficulties in the clinical diagnosis of diphtheria in partially immunized individuals, and for the management and control of diphtheria in developing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pharyngitis may be severe, painful, and exudative and may resemble streptococcal pharyngitis.[merck.com]

  • Pharyngeal Carcinoma

    For tonsil and base of tongue cancers, increasing trends were detected for white males only.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Oral and pharyngeal cancers are the sixth most common cancers internationally.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] still existed between black and white Americans.[link.springer.com]

  • Agranulocytosis

    Treating a low white blood cell count A blood test can tell you if your white blood cell count is low.[nhs.uk] We present a case of a 41-year-old woman receiving methimazole for Grave's disease, who presented to outpatient care with high fever, pharyngitis, lymphadenopathy and jaundice[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pharyngitis is one of the most common. It manifests as sore throat or a tickling throat sensation. Some patients may complain of odynophagia or dysphagia as well.[medicaljoyworks.com]

  • Acute Catarrhal Tonsillitis

    What else can cause white spots on tonsils? Diphtheria This is a very virulent disease.[whitespotson.com] Symptoms of quinsy during diphtheria Diphtheria pharynx is observed in 70-90 % of all cases of diphtheria.[iliveok.com] Pharyngitis Other names Acute sore throat Viral pharyngitis resulting in visible redness.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Bronchitis

    […] single-ventricle physiology encounter multiple comorbidities including plastic bronchitis, a disease characterised by the plugging of small and large airways by rubbery, white[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] spread of upper respiratory viral or sometimes bacterial infections to the bronchi, it is often observed with or after childhood infections, such as measles, whooping cough, diphtheria[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] American Academy of Pediatrics Antibiotics should not be used for apparent viral upper respiratory tract illnesses (sinusitis, pharyngitis, bronchitis).[aafp.org]

  • Pharyngitis due to Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus

    An elevated white blood cell count and the presence of tonsillar exudate are more reliable indicators of GABHS infection in adults than in children (Table 1).[drplace.com] The overall prevalence of GABHS pharyngitis was 27% (95% confidence interval: 23-31%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Strep Throat If you've ever had a bad sore throat and had the pleasure of standing in front of the bathroom mirror only to notice some nasty white stuff at the back of your[study.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Initially clear secretions typically become cloudy white, yellow, or green over several days, even in viral infections.[emedicine.medscape.com] (diphtheria) Neisseria gonorrhoeae (gonorrhea) Chlamydia pneumoniae (chlamydia) The types of URIs refer to the parts of the upper respiratory tract most involved in the infection[healthline.com] White blood cell count: Leukocytosis is very common with counts more than 10,000 per cubic millimeter and a predominance of polymorphs and immature neutrophils.[symptoma.com]

  • Pharyngoconjunctival Fever

    Subepithelial infiltrates (SEIs), white lesions on the cornea, are a consequence of the disease and may remain for months after the infection has cleared.[symptoma.com] Humans are the only known reservoir of C diphtheriae. Diphtheria is fatal in 5% to 10% of patients.[atsu.edu] […] races White Total Remainder of diseases renal respiratory system Revision International Classification selected four-digit subcategories Septicemia sexes Male Female specified[books.google.com]

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