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22 Possible Causes for Elevated Sedimentation Rate, Immunoglobulin G Increased, Virus Associated Hemophagocytic Syndrome

  • Chronic Active Hepatitis B

    Aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase levels were elevated (47 and 85 U/mL, respectively), but the erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and blood urea nitrogen[synapse.koreamed.org] Bone marrow biopsy showed hypocellularity, histiocytic hyperplasia, and hemophagocytosis consistent with a virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (VAHS).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laboratory testing should show evidence of abnormal liver chemistry tests, increased total immunoglobulin G (IgG) or gamma-globulin levels and autoantibodies.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Chronic Active Hepatitis

    […] erythrocyte sedimentation rate Eosinophilia (uncommon) Biopsy Urgent liver biopsy, transjugular if appropriate, may help to confirm the clinical suspicion of acute autoimmune[emedicine.medscape.com] Bone marrow biopsy showed hypocellularity, histiocytic hyperplasia, and hemophagocytosis consistent with a virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (VAHS).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laboratory testing should show evidence of abnormal liver chemistry tests, increased total immunoglobulin G (IgG) or gamma-globulin levels and autoantibodies.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Autoimmune Hepatitis

    […] erythrocyte sedimentation rate Eosinophilia (uncommon) Biopsy Urgent liver biopsy, transjugular if appropriate, may help to confirm the clinical suspicion of acute autoimmune[emedicine.medscape.com] Virus-, drug- and lymphoma-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (HPS) was ruled out. Therefore, the patient was diagnosed with autoimmune-associated HPS (AAHS).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is characterized by inflammatory liver histology, elevated transaminase level, circulating nonorgan-specific autoantibodies, and increased level of immunoglobulin G in[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lupus Nephritis

    However, she suffered Epstein- Barr virus (EBV)-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (HPS) twice, and in each case she was treated with anticancer drugs and achieved a complete[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Hodgkin lymphoma-associated hemophagocytic syndrome: a disorder strongly correlated with Epstein-Barr virus. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Aug 15. 47(4):531-4. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) is often elevated in patients with infectious mononucleosis but is usually within normal limits in patients with group A streptococcal[symptoma.com] Severe chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection accompanied by virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome, cerebellar ataxia and encephalitis.[emedicine.medscape.com] The sedimentation rate is elevated in most patients with EBV infectious mononucleosis, but it is not elevated in group A streptococcal pharyngitis.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis Hepatitis

    Erythrocyte sedimentation rate Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) elevations occur in virtually all patients early in the course of EBV infectious mononucleosis.[emedicine.medscape.com] Severe chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection accompanied by virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome, cerebellar ataxia and encephalitis.[emedicine.medscape.com] Commonly, patients and physicians equate increased EBV immunoglobulin G (IgG) VCA antibody titers with chronic infectious mononucleosis or CFS because more than 90% of the[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Erythema Multiforme

    Laboratory Findings Laboratory findings are non-specific and can include an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate ( ESR ), elevated white blood cell count ( WBC ), and elevated[wikidoc.org] Matsumoto YNaniwa DBanno SSugiura Y The efficacy of therapeutic plasmapheresis for the treatment of fatal hemophagocytic syndrome: two case reports.[jamanetwork.com] […] greater increase in the immunoglobulin G antibodies in paired sera tested 2 to 3 weeks apart can confirm the diagnosis.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Hepatitis A

    Elevation of acute phase reactants, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and increased immunoglobulins can be seen but are non-specific. 2.[clinicaladvisor.com] hemophagocytic syndrome [3].[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] serum immunoglobulin G levels, presence of other diseases with autoimmune features Systemic lupus erythematosus Systemic autoimmune disease is predominant; abdominal pain[web.archive.org]

  • Chronic Infection

    , J Infect Dis , 1988 , vol. 157 (pg. 405 - 12 ) 5 Differential cellular targets of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection between acute EBV-associated hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis[academic.oup.com] […] and chronic active EBV infection , Blood , 2001 , vol. 98 (pg. 1882 - 8 ) 6 Severe chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection syndrome , Clin Microbiol Rev , 1991 , vol.[academic.oup.com] (pg. 280 - 6 ) 3 Proposed guidelines for diagnosing chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection , Am J Hematol , 2005 , vol. 80 (pg. 64 - 9 ) 4 The chronic mononucleosis syndrome[academic.oup.com]