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462 Possible Causes for Ecchymosis, Fever, Petechiae

  • Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever

    He was febrile with small ecchymosis on arms. Pulse 120/m, respiratory rate 34/m ,BP 98/60 mm Hg. Crackles heard bilaterally.[erj.ersjournals.com] Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) is a severe complication of dengue fever.[symptoma.com] In the course of the co-infection, he developed fever, thrombocytopenia (13,700 cells/mm3), petechia, and hypoalbuminemia, which are compatible with the World Health Organization[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Myelofibrosis

    Clinical manifestations depend on the type of blood cell affected and may include anemia, pallor, splenomegaly, hypermetabolic state, petechiae, ecchymosis, bleeding, lymphadenopathy[orpha.net] Although ruxolitinib rapidly induced relief, he developed a high-grade fever. A comprehensive fever work-up found no apparent cause of the fever, except for PMF.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other physical findings include : Petechiae and ecchymosis (20%) Lymphadenopathy (10-20%) Signs of portal hypertension (10-18%) Gout (6%) Tefferi A.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Acute Myelocytic Leukemia

    Skin Findings in the skin include the presence of petechiae ecchymosis due to thrombocytopenia and pallor due to anemia. It can result in leukocytoclastic vasculitis .[lecturio.com] […] infection because there are a decreased number of healthy white blood cells , known as neutropenia Bruising or bleeding from decreased platelets, known as thrombocytopenia Petechiae[curesearch.org] A patient with acute nonlymphocytic leukemia developed progressive lung infiltrates and unremitting fevers during a profound neutropenic state.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Relapsing Fever

    Clinical manifestations are severe for most tick-borne relapsing fever; headache, neck stiffness, arthralgia, myalgia, ecchymosis, epistaxis, and petechiae.[igenex.com] See also [ edit ] Lyme disease Typhus Continuous fever Intermittent fever Remittent fever References [ edit ] Schwan T (1996).[en.wikipedia.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]

  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

    In accelerated phase and blast crisis, the patient presents like acute leukemia with fever, bleeding, petechiae, ecchymosis and pallor due to overexpansion of bone marrow[lecturio.com] In December 2015, he presented at our hospital with fever and lumbago.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] include: Bruising Excessive sweating (night sweats) Fatigue Fever Pressure under the lower left ribs from a swollen spleen Rash -- small pinpoint red marks on the skin ( petechiae[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

    Umbilical cord bleeding was the first presentation of FXIII deficiency in all of them, who presented also with ecchymosis; two of them had delayed wound bleeding.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Objective Cases of Japanese spotted fever (JSF) are sometimes complicated by disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) with an abnormal liver function, resulting in unfavorable[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two weeks later, he was transferred to the West China Hospital with nasal hemorrhage for 1 week, hematochezia, hematuria, and petechiae for 5 days.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myelodysplasia

    […] sometimes chest pain Neutropenia (low neutrophil count) – increased susceptibility to infection Thrombocytopenia (low platelet count) – increased susceptibility to bleeding and ecchymosis[en.wikipedia.org] An 18-month-old boy presented with fever, hepatosplenomegaly, jaundice, pancytopenia, hyperferritinemia, hypertriglyceridemia and evidence of hemophagocytosis and trilineage[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., bruising and/or petechiae) may cause patient distress.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Infective Endocarditis

    […] broken capillary blood vessels . [1] Petechia refers to one of the three descriptive types of bleeding into the skin differentiated by size, the other two being purpura and ecchymosis[en.wikipedia.org] fever f) Relapsing fever Different fever patterns observed in Plasmodium infections.[en.wikipedia.org] It may cause fever, heart murmurs, petechiae, anemia, embolic phenomena, and endocardial vegetations.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Purpura Fulminans

    It usually affects neonates and young children, and starts with a benign infection that progresses to a high fever, purpura ecchymosis, disseminated intravascular coagulopathy[elsevier.es] PF though common with rocky mountain spotted fever (RMSF) is rarely seen in association with Indian tick typhus, the usual cause of spotted fever in India.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient's condition aggravated, with need for invasive mechanical ventilation and intermittent haemodialysis, and evolution from a petechiae-like rash to purpura and gangrene[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Scurvy

    In Case 2, a patient with thalassaemia major presented with purpuric rash, difficulty walking and distal thigh swelling and ecchymosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pediatric scurvy is a rare condition characterized by perifollicular petechiae and bruising, hemorrhagic gingivitis and musculoskeletal symptoms, all assumed to be predominantly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Scarlet Fever It sounds like an illness from the “olden days,” but scarlet fever is still around. The infection comes from the group A Streptococcus or "group A strep."[healthline.com]

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