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861 Possible Causes for Erythema, Localized Edema

  • Thrombophlebitis

    A 37-year-old woman presented with sudden onset of local pain and edema on her right chest wall, accompanied by a longitudinal retraction of the skin during arm abduction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In cases where periorbital swelling complicating sinusitis is diagnosed, clinical findings of swelling and erythema extending beyond the orbital region into the cheek should[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] No information about risk factors leading to this withdrawal movement or pain on injection is available and whether this reaction leads to erythema or to venous sequelae ([ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] DISCUSSION: The current emergency medicine definition of cellulitis includes erythema, induration, warmth, and swelling.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She was taking chlorambucil and developed facial edema with erythema and warmth, misjudged as facial cellulitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Erysipelas

    Local signs of inflammation warmth, edema, tenderness are universal. 18.[slideshare.net] Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. kolivras@gmail.com Abstract We report histopathological findings in a case of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) syndrome with an erysipelas-like erythema[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All had a painful erythema of the medial part of one or both calves and all failed numerous antibiotic regimens.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Osteomyelitis

    Septic appearance with no localized findings 3. Diffuse, edema, erythema, warmth and swelling of a limb 4.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] Patients were followed up until the infection resolved (ie, no cutaneous signs of infection, including pain, erythema, or swelling).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute Osteomyelitis Acute Osteomyelitis is typically accompanied by both systemic and local signs of acute inflammation.[pathwaymedicine.org]

  • Human Bite

    […] reflux, edema on the forearm, flictenas on dorsum of hand and forearm, exacerbated pain at finger mobilization, and decrease in distal sensibility (median nerve territory[ispub.com] The presence of localized erythema, swelling, and purulent discharge suggest an infection.[symptoma.com] […] over wound Physical exam fight bite small wound over dorsal aspect of MCP joint wound often transverse, irregular typically 3rd and/or 4th MCPs, but can involve any digit erythema[orthobullets.com]

  • Hereditary Deficiency of Antithrombin III

    Abstract It is estimated that 5% of patients with deep vein thrombosis and 50% of those with recurrent thrombosis have an inherited abnormality of coagulation, most commonly deficiency of protein C, protein S or antithrombin III. These disorders should be suspected when venous thrombosis occurs in a young person,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Insect Bite

    Abstract Wells' syndrome is a multifaceted dermatosis with a wide morphological spectrum, ranging from characteristic cellulitis-like erythema and wheals to an unusual presentation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The postmortem examination revealed swelling and desquamation of skin and erythema on the left arm extending below the elbow.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other less common conditions are fungal infections, pigmented purpuric dermatoses, 10– 12 erythema annulare centrifugum, 13, 14 and other gyrate erythemas.[doi.org]

  • 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]

  • 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] Physical exam A superficial abscess is characterized by tenderness, warmth, erythema, and fluctuance.[symptoma.com] The patient received 8 weeks of standard antituberculous treatment, but the infection progressed, with increased swelling, erythema, and fluctuation of the subcutaneous abscess[nejm.org]

  • Pharyngitis

    In almost all cases, there is a local invasion of the pharyngeal mucosa which also results in excess secretion and edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Figure 35-1 Strep pharyngitis showing tonsillar exudate and erythema. ( Courtesy of Michael Nguyen, MD .)[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com] PATIENTS AND METHODS: 50 patients presenting sore throat associated with erythema and/or pharyngeal tonsillar exudate with or without scarlatiniform rash, fever and malaise[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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