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2,957 Possible Causes for Discoloration of the Lower Extremity, Gangrene, Patient Appears Chronically Ill

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    Necrotizing fasciitis w gangrene due to infectious organism Necrotizing fasciitis with gangrene Clinical Information A fulminating bacterial infection of the deep layers[icd9data.com] extremities Perineum and genitourinary region (Fournier's gangrene) Upper extremities Abdomen and trunk What other disease/condition shares some of these symptoms?[clinicaladvisor.com] The patient was hospitalized for peristomal gangrene with necrotizing fasciitis. Emergency action was taken to resolve the parietal gangrene.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Leriche Syndrome

    We present the first report of Leriche syndrome associated with Fournier's gangrene.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fatigue of the lower limbs, pallor or coldness of both lower extremities may be observed.[xpertdox.com] 22 August 2008 A 45-year-old man with a past history of diabetes mellitus, coronary artery disease with two-vessel disease, and peripheral arterial occlusive disease with gangrene[dx.doi.org]

  • Pyoderma Gangrenosum

    We report a young female who presented with saddle-nose and bilateral cauliflower ear deformities along with pyoderma gangrenosum-like ulcers, digital gangrene and pulselessness[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] gangrene of certain specified sites - see Alphabetical Index gas gangrene ( A48.0 ) pyoderma gangrenosum ( L88 ) Type 2 Excludes gangrene in diabetes mellitus ( E08-E13 with[icd10data.com] I73.- ) gangrene of certain specified sites - see Alphabetical Index gas gangrene ( A48.0 ) pyoderma gangrenosum ( L88 ) Type 2 Excludes gangrene in diabetes mellitus ( E08[icd10data.com]

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  • Pericholecystic Abscess

    Mori H, et al: Acute gangrenous cholecystitis associated with pericholecystic abscess: Report of a case.[link.springer.com] […] cholecystitis Acute gangrenous cholecystitis (inflamed gallbladder) Acute suppurative cholecystitis Acute suppurative cholecystitis (inflamed gallbladder) Cholecystitis ([icd9data.com] ALTHOUGH gangrene of the gallbladder is infrequent, it is one of the more serious complications of cholecystitis, carrying with it a mortality of 8.7% to 42.4%. 1 Gangrene[jamanetwork.com]

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  • Spinal Tuberculosis

    10-CM Diagnosis Code M40.50 Lordosis, unspecified, site unspecified 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code tuberculous A18.01 Necrosis, necrotic (ischemic) - see also Gangrene[icd10data.com] Before the development of effective antibiotics, many patients became chronically ill with increasingly severe lung symptoms.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] They lost a great deal of weight and developed a wasted appearance. This outcome is uncommon today—at least where modern treatment methods are available.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia

    Abstract Waldenström macroglobulinemia is a rare monoclonal gammopathy‐associated lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma. Its incidence is only 4 per million per year. This review contains the known published literature specifically on the available management tools for Waldenström macroglobulinemia and is designed to assist[…][doi.org]

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  • Leprosy

    Gangrene may also follow, causing body tissue to die and become deformed.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Gangrene — Death of tissue due to loss of blood supply followed by bacterial invasion and putrefaction.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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  • Chronic Cholecystitis

    […] cholecystitis Acute gangrenous cholecystitis (inflamed gallbladder) Acute suppurative cholecystitis Acute suppurative cholecystitis (inflamed gallbladder) Cholecystitis ([icd9data.com] .- ) Use Additional code if applicable for associated gangrene of gallbladder ( K82.A1 ), or perforation of gallbladder ( K82.A2 ) Cholecystitis Approximate Synonyms Cholecystitis[icd10data.com] Complications  PERFORATION PERITONITIS PERICHOLECYSTIC ABSCESS CHOLANGITIS and SEPTICEMIA PANCREATITIS EMPYEMA GB GANGRENOUS GB 18.[slideshare.net]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Thrombosis

    Examinations after death have shown that thrombosis exists for some distance around the gangrenous mass.[thesaurus.com] Patients with venous thrombosis may have variable discoloration of the lower extremity.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] aortic atheroscloeric plaques – small pieces of atheromatous material break off and cause small artery occlusions à strokes, acute renal failure, “blue toe syndrome,” ulcers/gangrene[errolozdalga.com]

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  • Perianal Abscess

    Fournier's disease is an uncommon form of gas gangrene involving the scrotum and perineum.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient was diagnosed with Fournier's gangrene caused by infection with Clostridium in combination with other species of bacteria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fournier's gangrene is an acute surgical emergency characterized by high mortality rates ranging from approximately 13% to 45%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity

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