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59 Possible Causes for Exudative Pharyngitis, Palatal Petechiae

  • Pharyngitis

    On physical examination fever (39.2 degrees C), exudative pharyngitis, tenderness and swelling in the left anterior cervical area were noted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tonsillopharyngeal/palatal petechiae are seen in GAS infections and infectious mononucleosis.[web.archive.org] Erythematous or exudative pharyngitis may also be associated with gonococcal or primary HIV infection.[medicalguidelines.msf.org]

  • Adenovirus Infection

    […] of nonstreptococcal exudative pharyngitis among children under 3 years; more severe diseases include laryngitis, croup, bronchiolitis, or severe pneumonia; a syndrome of[viracore.ucsf.edu] In some series of hospitalized children with documented adenoviral infection high fever, leukocytosis and exudative pharyngitis resembling bacterial infection has been observed[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com] Most symptomatic infections occur in children and cause fever and upper respiratory symptoms, including pharyngitis, otitis media, cough, and exudative tonsillitis with cervical[merckmanuals.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Pharyngitis may be severe, painful, and exudative and may resemble streptococcal pharyngitis.[merck.com] Infectious mononucleosis should be suspected in patients 10 to 30 years of age who present with sore throat and significant fatigue, palatal petechiae, posterior cervical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pharyngeal inflammation and palatal petechiae are more common in adolescents.[aafp.org]

  • Pharyngitis due to Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus

    The triad of fever, pharyngeal exudate and anterior cervical adenopathy is present in only 15 percent of cases.[7] Exudate occurs in fewer than 50 percent of patients with[drplace.com] On clinical examination, patients with group A strep pharyngitis usually have Pharyngeal and tonsillar erythema Tonsillar hypertrophy with or without exudates Palatal petechiae[cdc.gov] Mouth wide open showing the throat Note the petechiae, or small red spots, on the soft palate.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Scarlet Fever

    Food-borne outbreaks have been reported. [1, 2] The exudative pharyngitis typical of scarlet fever.[emedicine.com] Petechiae may be present Strawberry Tongue Fine Papule s on Tongue surface Tongue dorsum may appear with a white exudate and projecting edematous papillae Rash Onset with[fpnotebook.com] The throat will be a bright red , but sometimes may just have red spots on the back of the throat or palate, called palatal petechiae .[ourmed.org]

  • Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    […] streptococcal pharyngitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Scarlatiniform rash and palatal petechiae are very specific but are rarely seen in streptococcal pharyngitis.[symptoma.com] petechiae, the latter being an uncommon but highly specific finding.Symptoms typically begin one to three days after exposure and last seven to ten days.Strep throat is unlikely[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis Hepatitis

    Pharyngitis may be severe, painful, and exudative and may resemble streptococcal pharyngitis.[msdmanuals.com] Tonsillar enlargement, pharyngeal erythema, palatal petechiae, lymphadenopathy, and jaundice were noted.[jidc.org] Splenomegaly (50% of cases), fever, fatigue, malaise Pharyngitis and/or to nsillitis (reddened, enlarged tonsils covered in pus ) ; palatal petechiae Bilateral cervical lymphadenopathy[amboss.com]

  • Pharyngeal Disease

    Pharyngitis may not be a prominent complaint. HIV-1: This is associated with pharyngeal edema and erythema, common aphthous ulcers, and a rarity of exudates.[web.archive.org] petechiae, tonsillopharyngeal exudate, oropharyngeal vesicular lesions Lymphadenopathy (cervical or generalized) Cardiovascular evaluation Pulmonary assessment Abdominal[emedicine.medscape.com] Marvez-Valls EG, Ernst AA, Gray J, Johnson WD (1998) The role of betamethasone in the treatment of acute exudative pharyngitis.[doi.org]

  • Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis

    Vincent angina is diagnosed using a gentian violet-stained smear of the pharyngeal exudate, which demonstrates the presence of Fusobacterium and spirochetes.[ghorayeb.com] For this purpose, they conducted a study with 33 patients with a diagnosis of NUG, who underwent examination of cervical lymph nodes, body temperature, petechiae on the palate[bvs.sld.cu]

  • Tonsillitis

    Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) In EBV the patient presents with: malaise, headache and fever, exudative pharyngitis, posterior cervical node enlargement, splenomegaly, and hepatomegaly[dontforgetthebubbles.com] Palatal petechiae (pinpoint spots on the soft palate) may also be seen with an EBV infection. • Red swollen tonsils that may have small ulcers on their surfaces in individuals[entnet.org] 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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