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3,434 Possible Causes for Fever, Hypoxia, Tachycardia, Tachypnea

  • Pneumonia

    Pneumonia can cause hypoxia and increased work of breathing.[ems1.com] A 23-month-old girl visited the emergency department with high fever, cough, first wheezing episode, chest retraction and tachycardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Oral flora and/or gastric contents in the lung space can lead to tachypnea, pulmonary edema, spasm and a diffuse pneumonitis picture on chest X-ray.[clinicaladvisor.com] Severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS) was first reported in China in 2011.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Influenza

    There can also be tachycardia and dyspnea but with hypotension. Vomiting and diarrhea may also occur, but are rare findings associated with the disorder.[symptoma.com] The main clinical manifestations found in the included patients were fever, cough, intercostal indrawing, wheezing, tachypnea and pulmonary crackles.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] some or all of the following findings: Fever of 100-104 F; fever is generally lower in elderly patients than in young adults Tachycardia, which most likely results from hypoxia[emedicine.medscape.com] Each of these viruses is capable of causing nonspecific febrile illnesses, classic dengue fever and dengue haemorrhagic fever (Gubler 1998).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Atelectasis

    Role of the atelectasis (hypoxia) in the respiratory system of the live and exited newborn (250 up to 3000 g. of body weight), which has died due to different causes was studied[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypotension, tachycardia, fever, and shock may also occur. Slowly developing atelectasis is usually asymptomatic sometimes causes minor symptoms.[respiratoryupdates.wordpress.com] […] number of affected alveoli or slowly manifesting atelectasis asymptomatic or minimal symptoms Large number of affected alveoli or rapid onset acute dyspnea , chest pain , tachypnea[amboss.com] It is a common misconception that atelectasis causes fever.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a syndrome of noncardiogenic pulmonary edema and hypoxia that accompanies up to 30% of deaths in pediatric intensive care units[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On arrival to the emergency department (ED) the patient was noted to be febrile with tachycardia, tachypnea, and hypoxia and was intubated for respiratory failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 54-year-old woman presented with fever, hypotension, and pancytopenia, with peripheral smear diagnostic of ehrlichiosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptoms usually appear shortly after birth and may include tachypnea, tachycardia, chest wall retractions (recession), expiratory grunting, nasal flaring and cyanosis[orpha.net]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    Pertussis is a highly contagious bacterial respiratory illness with several potentially severe complications, including dehydration, hypoxia, encephalopathy, syncope, seizures[journals.lww.com] Pneumonia should be suspected in patients with tachypnea, tachycardia, dyspnea, or lung findings suggestive of pneumonia, and radiography is warranted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Systemic Sometimes there can be a slight fever and chills, as in flu like symptoms.[symptoma.com] Studies Making the diagnosis based on history and physical exam imaging is not necessary Differential Pneumonia differentiating factor a cough with fever, tachypnea, or tachycardia[medbullets.com]

  • Pulmonary Embolism

    She had tachypnea, hypotension and tachycardia. Arterial blood gas analysis showed hypoxemia-hypocapnia and D-dimer level was high.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A nine-year-old female with spinal muscular atrophy type 1, chronic respiratory failure with tracheostomy and ventilator dependence presented with tachypnea and hypoxia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypoxia is an independent predictor of both right ventricular dysfunction and 30-day mortality in these patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] High grade fever is a rare presentation of thromboembolic phenomenon. A middle aged woman presented with high grade fevers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fat Embolism

    In control group, ten patients had hypoxia at the time of admission, only one of them improved and remaining nine patients had persistent hypoxemia even after 72 h.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The major clinical features of FES include hypoxia, pulmonary dysfunction, mental status changes, petechiae, tachycardia, fever, thrombocytopenia, and anemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] often cause FES long bones,ribs, tibia & pelvis Can occur following joint replacement, spinal infusion, liposuction, crash injuries & bone marrow transplantation Chest pain, tachypnea[quizlet.com] We report a case of a 22-year-old man, with multiple long bone fractures from a road traffic accident, who subsequently developed hypoxia, neurological abnormality and petechial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    Carbon monoxide (CO) intoxication has serious adverse effects to the mother and fetus and a result of intrauterine hypoxia, it leads to fetal death or severe neurological[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Electrocardiogram revealed supraventricular tachycardia. The arterial blood gas analysis was normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The signs and symptoms of chronic poisoning include: Frequent headache Nausea and vomiting Amnesia Tachypnea Malaise Dyspnea on exertion Confusion Depression Behavioral changes[symptoma.com] Mild carbon monoxide poisoning may present as viral symptoms in the absence of fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Status Epilepticus

    We describe a 5-month-old girl with Dravet syndrome who presented with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia during status epilepticus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients in alcohol will have abnormal vital signs including tachycardia, hypertension, hyperthermia and tachypnea. This is predominantly a clinical diagnosis.[saem.org] […] excessive muscle contractions that increase body temperature and serum potassium levels and may interfere with proper and coordinated function of respiratory muscles followed by hypoxia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute encephalopathy is more prone to occur in patients with Dravet syndrome with a high fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    […] kg) of sterile acidic (pH 2.5) gastric contents into the lower airways (Mendelson syndrome). 4,5 The clinical picture varies from asymptomatic to signs of severe dyspnea, hypoxia[mdedge.com] Chemical pneumonia The physical symptoms of this type of pneumonia range from tachypnea, tachycardia, wheezing or cyanosis.[symptoma.com] However, 57 % agreed that dyspnea, fever, deterioration of general functioning, tachypnea and crepitation with auscultation are the most important characteristics and the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] neutrophils, the offending organism, and fluid from surrounding blood vessels fill the alveoli and interrupt normal oxygen transportation, leading to clinical manifestations of hypoxia[quizlet.com]

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