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606 Possible Causes for Doxycycline, Petechiae

  • Ehrlichiosis

    Patients who had doxycycline initiated within the first 24 hours of admission to the hospital were compared with patients who did not have empiric doxycycline therapy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Severe thrombocytopenia may cause epistaxis, hematuria, melena, and petechiae and ecchymoses of the skin.[merckmanuals.com] A high index of suspicion is imperative and early treatment with doxycycline can be life-saving.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Relapsing Fever

    Results After randomization, 47 subjects (26 with signs of tick bites and 21 close contacts) received doxycycline.[nejm.org] Papules (small lumps), petechiae (small red or purple spots due to bleeding into the skin), purpura (bleeding into the skin, includes petechiae and bruises), and facial flushing[dermnetnz.org] The incidence of jaundice, petechiae, hemoptysis, epistaxis and CNS involvement is higher in LBRF.[symptoma.com]

  • Typhus

    […] trial compared doxycycline versus rifampicin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] myalgia nausea vomiting Physical exam hypotension fever photophobia early rash light rose color and blanches under pressure late rash dull red that does not fade scattered petechiae[step2.medbullets.com] When the disease is severe, petechiae may develop.[web.archive.org]

  • Leptospirosis

    […] during pregnancy, where doxycycline is contraindicated.[doi.org] […] progressing to inability to urinate Rapid dehydration Vomiting, possibly with blood Diarrhea - with or without blood in stool Bloody vaginal discharge Dark red speckled gums ( petechiae[petmd.com] Petechiae and ecchymoses may be found in various organs.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Rickettsia Infection

    doxycycline Rx D N X Add review 9.0 Generic name: doxycycline systemic Brand names: Vibramycin, Doxy 100, Doryx, Monodox, Ocudox, Morgidox, Oraxyl, Vibra-Tabs, Doryx MPC …[drugs.com] These lesions are 0.5–1.5 cm wide, with a central area of ulcerated or scabbed skin surrounded by a halo of erythema ( A and B ) or petechiae (C).[doi.org] These lesions may progress to become maculopapular, owing to the leakage of edema fluid from the affected blood vessels, with the development of a hemorrhage (petechia) in[textbookofbacteriology.net]

  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

    213 children who had never received doxycycline.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Areas of petechiae may result in tiny scars. In rare cases, severe necrosis and gangrene may require amputation.[dermnetnz.org] This accounts for the production of petechiae.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Weil Disease

    […] during pregnancy, where doxycycline is contraindicated.[doi.org] Rash O looks like a heart for bradycardia Weil's disease mnemonic "WEILS" Wet due to hemorrhage E is to remind me of epistaxis and other hemorrhagic manifestations like petechiae[medicowesome.com] […] addition, thrombocytopenia and several other factors contribute to hemorrhagic episodes, most frequently in the pulmonary system (presenting as hemoptysis), whereas epistaxis, petechiae[symptoma.com]

  • Rickettsialpox

    However, it does respond to doxycycline. Rickettsialpox at Wikipedia[house.wikia.com] Meningitis It commonly presents with headache, nuchal rigidity, fever, petechiae and altered mental status.[wikidoc.org] Treatment is doxycycline 100 mg po bid for 5 days or ciprofloxacin 750 mg po bid for 5 days.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Endemic Flea-Borne Typhus

    Treatment Murine typhus is effectively treated with the antibiotic doxycycline. Doxycycline can be used in persons of any age.[web.archive.org] In severe cases of typhus, where haemorrhagic elements are seen, bleeding into the skin (petechiae) may be present.[patient.info] Treatment Epidemic typhus should be treated with the antibiotic doxycycline. Doxycycline can be used in persons of any age.[web.archive.org]

  • Psittacosis

    Doxycycline is used first.[nlm.nih.gov] A prolonged course of doxycycline led to resolution of the pneumonia, but it is important to recall that successful management must also include the elimination of the precipitating[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Most people respond to oral therapy doxycycline, tetracycline hydrochloride, or chloramphenicol palmitate.[en.wikipedia.org]

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