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19 Possible Causes for Echocardiogram Abnormal, Palatal Petechiae

  • Acute Bacterial Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] A normal echocardiogram does not exclude the possibility of endocarditis, but an abnormal echocardiogram can confirm its presence.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] echocardiogram with vegetation, abscess ,or partial dehiscence of prosthetic valve Fever Presence of risk factors, including intravenous drug use, structural heart disease[medbullets.com]

  • Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] A normal echocardiogram does not exclude the possibility of endocarditis, but an abnormal echocardiogram can confirm its presence.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] echocardiogram with vegetation, abscess ,or partial dehiscence of prosthetic valve Fever Presence of risk factors, including intravenous drug use, structural heart disease[step1.medbullets.com]

  • Candidal Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info]

  • Infective Endocarditis

    Rocky Mountain spotted fever Scarlet fever Typhus [4] Streptococcal pharyngitis - Petechiae on the soft palate are mainly associated with streptococcal pharyngitis , [5] and[en.wikipedia.org] […] heart rhythm, excessive alcohol use, infection, heart damage [4] [5] Risk factors Smoking, sedentary lifestyle Diagnostic method Echocardiogram [6] Differential diagnosis[en.wikipedia.org] […] as such it is an uncommon but highly specific finding. [6] Forensic science [ edit ] Petechiae on the face and conjunctiva (eyes) can be a sign of a death by asphyxiation[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Bacterial Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] An echocardiogram may detect an abnormality, such as a mass on a heart valve or on the heart wall surface, called a vegetation.[ucsfhealth.org] Currently, the most common of these is petechiae.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Myocardial Abscess

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info]

  • Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    The junctional tachycardia and other electrocardiogram abnormalities resolved during follow-up. KEYWORDS: Junctional tachycardia; arrhythmia; streptococcal pharyngitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In children with sore throat, the presence of a scarlatiniform rash (likelihood ratio [LR], 3.91; 95% CI, 2.00-7.62), palatal petechiae (LR, 2.69; CI, 1.92-3.77), pharyngeal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Scarlatiniform rash and palatal petechiae are very specific but are rarely seen in streptococcal pharyngitis.[symptoma.com]

  • Staphylococcus Aureus

    Pharyngitis, cervical adenitis, strawberry tongue, or palatal petechiae were not seen. Nikolsky’s sign was negative.[cirp.org] . 5 Positron emission tomography–computed tomography is used in the detection of implant-based osteomyelitis. 172 An echocardiogram is used to diagnose endocarditis in the[doi.org] […] infected implants, but the disadvantage of these techniques are interferences caused by the metals used in the implants, which restricts their applications to soft tissue abnormalities[doi.org]

  • Bradyarrhythmia

    […] rhythm) Other long-term monitoring options An echocardiogram is often ordered to examine the size or structure of your heart.[mountsinai.org] These include subconjunctival and soft palate petechiae, hemorrhages within the nail beds (splinter hemorrhages), painful subcutaneous nodules on the palms or soles (Osler[cancertherapyadvisor.com] […] device that records and stores your heart rhythm for 24 hours) Event monitor or loop recorder (worn for 2 weeks or longer, where you record your heart rhythm when you feel an abnormal[mountsinai.org]

  • Bradycardia

    […] rhythm) Other long-term monitoring options An echocardiogram is often ordered to examine the size or structure of your heart.[mountsinai.org] These include subconjunctival and soft palate petechiae, hemorrhages within the nail beds (splinter hemorrhages), painful subcutaneous nodules on the palms or soles (Osler[cancertherapyadvisor.com] […] device that records and stores your heart rhythm for 24 hours) Event monitor or loop recorder (worn for 2 weeks or longer, where you record your heart rhythm when you feel an abnormal[mountsinai.org]

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