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1,581 Possible Causes for Electrolyte Imbalance, Fever

  • Fabry Disease

    imbalances reflecting renal failure may be seen.[emedicine.com] KEYWORDS: Algorithm; Diagnosis; FUO; Fabry disease; Fever of unknown origin; RFUO; Rare diseases; Recommendations; Recurrent fever of unknown origin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some patients may have recurrent fevers with no obvious source. Pain usually accompanies the fevers, and an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate may be present.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Toxic Megacolon

    Patients have distension of the colon and signs of toxicity such as elevated temperature, hypotension, decreased level of consciousness and electrolyte imbalances.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract A 40-year-old man with bacteriologically documented typhoid fever who was receiving correct antibiotic treatment developed toxic megacolon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It also occurs in typhoid fever, acute bacillary dysentery, amebic colitis, ischemic colitis, pseudomembranous colitis and severe salmonellosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    I nfectious (encephalitis, meningitis, UTI, pneumonia) W ithdrawal (alcohol, barbiturates, benzodiazepines) A cute metabolic disorder (electrolyte imbalance, hepatic or renal[fammedref.org] […] rapid onset of confusion caused by alcohol withdrawal; usually lasts for 2–3 days; symptoms include nightmare, agitation, global confusion, disorientation, hallucination, fever[wikidata.org] Also, other physiologic conditions that may cause delirium are things like dehydration and electrolyte imbalances.[khanacademy.org]

  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

    […] risk for death from fluid loss, electrolyte imbalance or infections, said Esen K.[eyeworld.org] Abstract Fever is a symptom that often accompanies skin eruptions, especially in children.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: SJS-TEN; chikungunya; fever; necrosis; polyarthralgia; vesicles[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

    imbalances, shifts in cholinergic-dopaminergic balances, genetic factors) have been proposed to increase the risk for occurrence of neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS).[doi.org] Fever is one of the main symptoms of this syndrome and it's elevation is due to the activation of the immune system.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] .  Supportive care – mainstay of management  Aggressive fluid resuscitation  Monitoring and correction of electrolyte imbalances.  Cooling measures (eg: cooling blankets[slideshare.net]

  • Heat Stroke

    She was unconscious with hyperthermia on admission and later showed biochemical evidence of liver, cardiac and muscle injury and associated electrolyte imbalance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 14-month-old female with familial dysautonomia was referred to the pediatric department with high fever (41.6 degrees C), watery diarrhea, and vomiting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] imbalance and inadequate perfusion to organs.[hkfsd.gov.hk]

  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

    imbalances, bleeding, evaporative heat loss with subsequent hypothermia, insulin resistance, hypercatabolic state, infection and bacteremia, hypovolemic shock with renal[emdocs.net] Abstract Fever is a symptom that often accompanies skin eruptions, especially in children.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: SJS-TEN; chikungunya; fever; necrosis; polyarthralgia; vesicles[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

    In this context, constitutive symptoms like fever, night sweats and weight loss may be accompanied by endocrine and electrolyte imbalances.[symptoma.com] High fevers unresponsive to antimicrobial therapy, cytopenias, disseminated intravascular coagulation, and progressive multiorgan failure led to intubation and intensive care[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms typically include: blood in the urine pain on one side of the lower back lump in the back or side weight loss fatigue fever swelling of the ankles night sweats A[healthline.com]

  • Lithium Toxicity

    Its adverse effects of dehydration and serum electrolyte imbalances are widely known.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] taking lithium should contact a health care provider without delay if they experience unresolved diarrhea, sudden changes in weight, muscular tremors or lack of coordination, fever[dmentdcinema.com] Treatment is essentially the same as that used in barbiturate poisoning: 1) gastric lavage, 2) correction of fluid and electrolyte imbalance and 3) regulation of kidney functioning[allnurses.com]

  • Cholera

    This can lead to an electrolyte imbalance. The first sign of an electrolyte imbalance is severe muscle cramps. An electrolyte imbalance can eventually lead to shock.[healthline.com] ; yellow fever virus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs of dehydration and electrolyte imbalance soon occur and include sunken eyes, lethargy, dry mouth, decreased skin turgor, wrinkled hands and feet and cold clammy skin[orpha.net]

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