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279 Possible Causes for Elevated Sedimentation Rate, Localized Edema

  • Subcutaneous Abscess

    […] swelling and a positive indication is obtained by needle puncture. subcutaneous edema accumulation of edema in subcutaneous tissues, usually of the dependent parts.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Synonym(s): hypodermic (1). [ sub- L. cutis, skin] subcutaneous beneath the layers of the skin. subcutaneous abscess the commonest site of an abscess; causes local pain and[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Cellulitis

    Physical Assessment  Local symptoms:  Erythema and edema of area  Warm to touch,  Possibly fluctuant (tense, firm to palpation)  May resemble peau d’orange  Advancing[slideshare.net] […] erythrocyte sedimentation rate, elevated C-reactive protein Skin surface swab, blood cultures, cutaneous aspirates are NOT routinely recommended Recommended ONLY if malignancy[cancertherapyadvisor.com] Elevated white blood cell count, C-reactive protein, and erythrocyte sedimentation rate are the most common laboratory results in people with cellulitis, though the prevalence[physio-pedia.com]

  • Osteomyelitis

    Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR). ,, It may be elevated in non-infectious forms of inflammation ( arthritis etc.).[medicaljoyworks.com] Septic appearance with no localized findings 3. Diffuse, edema, erythema, warmth and swelling of a limb 4.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] Laboratory studies may reveal peripheral leukocytosis and an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR).[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Multiple Myeloma

    The typical presentation of multiple myeloma is anemia, back pain, and an elevated sedimentation rate.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The presence of unexplained anemia, kidney dysfunction, a high erythrocyte sedimentation rate, lytic bone lesions, elevated beta-2 microglobulin, or a high serum protein ([en.wikipedia.org]

  • Polyarteritis Nodosa

    Unfortunately, he died due to congestive heart failure and pulmonary edema 1 year after discharge following the cholecystectomy.[alliedacademies.org] He had symptoms of myalgia and weight loss, was afebrile but had an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate and acute-on-chronic renal impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ordinary blood tests often show elevated sedimentation rates (SR) and anaemia as signs of general inflammation.[socialstyrelsen.se]

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    […] following features can occur with cellulitis, they may instead suggest necrotizing fasciitis: Rapid progression Poor therapeutic response Blistering necrosis Cyanosis Extreme local[emedicine.com] : - acute gangrene: at level of fascia, streptococci pyogenes, produces acute gangrene, a form of necrotizing fascitis; - initially there is rapid onset of marked tissue edema[wheelessonline.com] The most common early signs are erythema, local warmth, skin induration, and edema.[sjtrem.biomedcentral.com]

  • Chronic Prostatitis

    Abdominal pain is often poorly localized. Obstructive symptoms may be present due to prostate edema.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Erysipelas

    Local signs of inflammation warmth, edema, tenderness are universal. 18.[slideshare.net] The most common manifestation of erysipelas was local symptoms and signs (pain, erythema, and swelling) in all patients, together with elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On admission, white blood cells counts (WBC), erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR), and C-reactive protein (CRP) levels were elevated above normal levels in 100 out of 191[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    Finally, microvascular occlusion by perivascular edema, accumulation of neutrophils, and local thrombosis occur. Table 1. Reperfusion injury: physiopathogenic elements.[f1000research.com] […] injury affects not only myocytes but also the microvasculature, where ROS produce direct damage of endothelial cells, causing increased permeability of the capillary wall and edema[f1000research.com]

  • Pancreatic Abscess

    The net result is localized tissue destruction and inflammation. Often there are edema, hemorrhage, necrosis, thrombosis and hyperplasia of lymphoid follicles.[atsu.edu] Blood tests showed poorly controlled diabetes with a random blood sugar level of 23.8 mmol/L (reference range: 3.5 to 6.0 mmol/L) and an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation[pancreas.imedpub.com] In these settings not only is an appropriate anaerobic environment obtained but other local host defenses are also impaired, thereby enabling these opportunists to initiate[atsu.edu]

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