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212 Possible Causes for Exertional Dyspnea, Immunodeficiency Is Progressive

  • Acute Bronchitis

    […] on exertion wheezing, rhonchi, or other signs of obstruction may have accompanying URI symptoms (for example, fever, sore throat, nasal congestion, runny nose) Past medical[clinicaladvisor.com] These patients need careful periodic monitoring to minimize further lung damage and progression to chronic irreversible lung disease.[emedicine.medscape.com] CHF Patients with CHF may cough but also have other symptoms and signs such as dyspnea on exertion, orthopnea, rales on lung examination, peripheral edema, raised jugular[online.epocrates.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Appropriate antimicrobial therapy and close follow-up may be appropriate, because a simple URI may quickly progress to a systemic illness in immunocompromised patients.[emedicine.medscape.com] Lack of a spleen: Lowers resistance to infection with encapsulated bacteria HIV infection Cancer or cancer therapy Dialysis Stem cell or organ transplantation Congenital immunodeficiency[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Anemia

    They are called the general symptoms of anemia : Fatigue Reduced performance Tiredness Headache Exertional dyspnea Tachycardia Dizziness 4 Diagnosis The basis of diagnosing[flexikon.doccheck.com] […] from HIV infection to autoimmune immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), with a correlation between CD4 T-lymphocyte counts and Hb levels. 7,16 The causes of anemia in HIV/AIDS[ajmc.com] Case 1 A 35-year-old woman presented to clinic 35 weeks pregnant, with fatigue that started early in pregnancy, dyspnea on exertion, and restless sleep.[bloodjournal.org]

  • Heart Failure

    Here we present an 80-year-old Asian woman complaining of progressive exertional dyspnea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] virus (HIV)–associated cardiomyopathy generally progresses to death within 100 days of diagnosis in patients who are not treated with antiretroviral drugs.[emedicine.com] dyspnea The principal difference between exertional dyspnea in patients who are healthy and exertional dyspnea in patients with heart failure is the degree of activity necessary[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pneumonia

    She was emergently admitted to our hospital due to the worsening exertional dyspnea and severe hypoxemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Common symptoms of PCP include progressive shortness of breath, nonproductive cough, and low‐grade fever.[doi.org] The main symptoms usually include exertional dyspnea, dry cough, and subfebrile temperature or fever. Lactate dehydrogenase may be elevated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • High Output Heart Failure

    A 51-yr-old man presented exertional dyspnea as a consequence of iliocaval fistula combined with paradoxical pulmonary embolism and high-output heart failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] virus (HIV)–associated cardiomyopathy generally progresses to death within 100 days of diagnosis in patients who are not treated with antiretroviral drugs.[emedicine.medscape.com] A 64-year-old woman was admitted with systemic edema and exertional dyspnea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    A 71-year-old man developed exertional dyspnea and was diagnosed with IPF.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with mice receiving fibroblasts from slowly progressing patients.[stm.sciencemag.org] A man in his mid-60's with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and hepatitis B-related liver cirrhosis developed exertional dyspnea and a dry cough lasting for three months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lymphocytic Interstitial Pneumonia

    Exertional dyspnea, x-ray infiltrates, and pulmonary physiologic abnormalities decreased or increased during 3 1/2 years of follow-up in parallel with the administered dose[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lymphocytic interstitial pneumonia is a rare, slowly progressive pulmonary disorder associated with autoimmune diseases, dysgammaglobulinemia, human immunodeficiency virus[symptoma.com] Chest radiograph of lymphocytic interstitial pneumonia in an adult who is HIV positive and has exertional dyspnea, demonstrating characteristic fine bibasilar interstitial[emedicine.com]

  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

    (fatigue, dyspnea on exertion); (2) arrhythmias and/or conduction system disease; (3) thromboembolic disease (from left ventricular mural thrombus) including stroke.[flybase.org] Possible causes The cause remains unknown; however, can be a progression from other CLL/SLL. Underlying immunodeficiency may be a risk factor as well as EBV.[wiki.clinicalflow.com] The initial therapy and therapeutic response, details of remission, progression, or relapse, and subsequent therapies and follow-up were tabulated in each case.[bloodjournal.org]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    We describe a 52 year old male, with no risk factors for thromboembolic disease referred to our service for an in depth clinical review for cardiomegaly and dyspnea on exertion[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , AIDS; PT ranges from minimal to massive involvement, but progresses in all without therapy Risk factors Frequent contact with Pts with TB, crowding, unsanitary living conditions[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] for yrs before causing disease At risk population Infants, elderly, and immunosuppressed–eg, chemotherapy, posttransplant Pts receiving immunosuppressants, or those with immunodeficiency–eg[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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