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2,274 Possible Causes for Facial Redness, Patient Appears Acutely Ill, Ventral Hernia

  • Urticaria

    For subsequent ventral hernia repair, a perioperative management strategy was devised, which resulted in an uneventful perioperative course.[]

  • Food Allergy

    Abstract There has been an increase in the prevalence of food allergy in the last few decades. Adult food allergy may represent persistence of reactions that commenced in infancy and early childhood or it may be initiated in adulthood through new sensitizations. Persistence of peanut allergy is an example of the[…][]

    Missing: Ventral Hernia
  • Obesity

    The prevalence of obesity and overweight increased in the United States between 1978 and 1991. More recent reports have suggested continued increases but are based on self-reported data. To examine trends and prevalences of overweight (body mass index [BMI] or 25) and obesity (BMI or 30), using measured[…][]

    Missing: Patient Appears Acutely Ill
  • Morbid Obesity

    Morbid obesity is associated with liver pathology, most commonly non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) leading to cirrhosis. However, the morbid obesity impedes qualification for organ transplantation. We present a case report of a 56-year-old woman who underwent bariatric procedure followed by liver transplantation[…][]

    Missing: Patient Appears Acutely Ill
  • Drug Hypersensitivity

    DHS is classically associated with facial, and often hand and foot, edema.[] , lymphadenopathy, pharyngitis, oral ulcers, and organ dysfunction (hepatic, renal, or hematologic). 9,11,17 The erythematous rash ranges in color from mild pink to deep red[] Skin findings Morbilliform (measles-like) eruption of red macules and papules, which often coalesce.[]

    Missing: Ventral Hernia
  • Drug Eruptions

    A DRESS rash looks red and often begins on the face and upper body. Accompanying symptoms are severe and can involve the internal organs.[] They include: fever swollen lymph nodes facial swelling burning pain and itchy skin flu-like symptoms organ damage Drugs that can cause DRESS include: anticonvulsants allopurinol[]

    Missing: Ventral Hernia
  • Anaphylaxis

    Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic reaction that involves more than one organ system (for example, skin, respiratory tract, and/or gastrointestinal tract). It can begin very rapidly, and symptoms may be severe or life-threatening. Credit: iStock Photo Content on this page Causes Symptoms Timing Treatment Management[…][]

    Missing: Ventral Hernia
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    Carbon monoxide poisoning is a major cause of illness and death in the United States. Most cases result from exposure to the internal combustion engine and to stoves burning fossil fuels. Most cases of accidental exposure are preventable if proper precautions are taken; however, when cases arise, their[…][]

    Missing: Ventral Hernia
  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    […] swelling stridor or wheezing nausea lightheadedness red skin on the chest or neck Superior vena cava syndrome in children Although rare, superior vena cava syndrome in children[] […] include a combination of the following: coughing difficulty breathing or swallowing hoarseness chest pain coughing up blood swollen veins in the neck or chest arm swelling facial[]

    Missing: Ventral Hernia
  • Heat Stroke

      To present a functional return-to-play (RTP) progression after exertional heat stroke (EHS) in a 17-year-old high school football defensive end (height 185 cm, mass 145.5 kg).   The patient had no pertinent medical history but moved to a warm climate several days before the EHS occurred. After completing an[…][]

    Missing: Ventral Hernia