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144 Possible Causes for Discoloration of the Lower Extremity, Puerperal Pyrexia

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    The patient's left lower extremity was discolored, tender, and swollen, although it had not progressed to venous gangrene or dermal necrosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients with venous thrombosis may have variable discoloration of the lower extremity.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] of the lower extremity Blanched appearance of the leg because of edema (relatively rare) Potential complications of DVT include the following: As many as 40% of patients[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens

    The patient returned to the Emergency Department a week later for worsening pain and bluish discoloration of her bilateral lower extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After five days of therapeutic heparin, the patient's clinical response was inadequate due to progressive pain and discoloration of bilateral lower extremities; therefore,[ijcasereportsandimages.com] PCD is the term used to describe lower-extremity DVT that causes limb ischemia, and is characterized by severe swelling and blue discoloration of the extremity.[ebmedicine.net]

  • Phlegmasia Alba Dolens

    PCD is the term used to describe lower-extremity DVT that causes limb ischemia, and is characterized by severe swelling and blue discoloration of the extremity.[ebmedicine.net] Adjacent To O87.1 O86.21 Infection of kidney following delivery O86.22 Infection of bladder following delivery O86.29 Other urinary tract infection following delivery O86.4 Pyrexia[icd10data.com] Also, it is much less common for the skin discoloration to involve the entire lower extremity in arterial occlusion while this is often the case in PCD.[link.springer.com]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Background: Failure to timely diagnose and treat urinary tract infections is associated with grave long term consequences. The objectives of this study included assessing the proportion and predictors of Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) as a cause of pediatric outpatient department (OPD) visits and determining[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Drug-induced Fever

    pyrexia NOS ( O86.4 ) R50.2 Drug induced fever R50.8 Other specified fever R50.81 Fever presenting with conditions classified elsewhere R50.82 Postprocedural fever R50.83[icd10coded.com] pyrexia NOS ( O86.4 ) Fever of other and unknown origin Approximate Synonyms Drug fever ICD-10-CM R50.2 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v 36.0): 864[icd10data.com] […] unknown origin during labor ( O75.2 ) fever of unknown origin in newborn ( P81.9 ) hypothermia due to illness ( R68.0 ) malignant hyperthermia due to anesthesia ( T88.3 ) puerperal[icd10coded.com]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    Health consequences of sexually transmitted diseases disproportionately affect women, making it important to determine whether newly emerged pathogens cause sequelae. Although the pathogenic role of Mycoplasma genitalium in male urethritis is clear, fewer studies have been conducted among women to determine its[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Pulmonary Embolism

    AIM: To assess the prognostic value of lactate level for mortality in patients with pulmonary embolism (PE) and Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI) I-III and its independence of gas-analysis parameters and acid-base status. METHODS: This prospective observational study was conducted at the University Clinical[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Acute Pyelonephritis

    Subcapsular renal hematoma (SRH) is an extremely rare complication of acute pyelonephritis (APN). We report a case of SRH complicating APN with a ureteral stone, together with a review of the literature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Puerperal Infection

    Aetiology Specific causes of puerperal pyrexia may include: Urinary tract infection : Frequency, dysuria, haematuria.[patient.info] Puerperal pyrexia: a review. Part I. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey 62: 393-399. Maharaj, Dushyant. 2007. Puerperal pyrexia: a review. Part II.[sharinginhealth.ca] Results: During this period, there were 122 cases of puerperal pyrexia. Puerperal pyrexia accounted for 6.28% of 1945 admissions.[nepjol.info]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity
  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    Aspiration of leguminous vegetables can cause a granulomatous pneumonitis know as lentil aspiration pneumonia that manifest on radiologic studies with small, poorly defined nodular opacities. We report two cases of lentil aspiration pneumonia that manifested with nodules up to 1.0 cm in diameter on radiographs and CT,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Discoloration of the Lower Extremity

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