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865 Possible Causes for Fever, Melena

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Abstract Gastrointestinal (GI) hemorrhage is not a common complication of Mediterranean spotted fever (MSF).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The clinical presentation features primarily hematemesis, melena, and epigastric pain.[symptoma.com] […] radiographs were performed and sputum specimens were collected from all patients, and those patients without clear signs of pneumonia (positive chest radiograph, positive cough, fever[dukespace.lib.duke.edu]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    RESULTS: Among 175 patients with GI bleeding, dengue hemorrhagic fever was found in 119 (68%) patients; the median duration from onset dengue illness to GI bleeding was 5[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The prevalence of an upper GI source for patients with melena or hematochezia without hematemesis was 32% to 74%.[doi.org] These include: The area around your wound is more red or painful Your wound area is very warm to touch You have a fever higher than 101.5 F (38.6 C) You have blood, pus, or[summitmedicalgroup.com]

  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    After the endoscopy, he developed a fever with large-quantity diarrhea, acute gastroenteritis was therefore suspected as a cause of the vomiting.[ci.nii.ac.jp] Abstract The Mallory-Weiss syndrome is characterized by repeated bouts of retching and/or vomiting followed by the sudden onset of hematemesis or melena.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most common symptoms of chikungunya virus infection are fever and joint pain. Other symptoms may include headache, muscle pain, joint swelling, or rash.[gastrointestinalatlas.com]

  • Mesenteric Infarction

    A 69-year-old man with a history of gastrointestinal amyloidosis presented with fever and lethargy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other manifestations such as vomiting not responding to antiemetics, severe abdominal pain, nausea, melena, hematochezia, and diarrhea should raise red flags to suggest AMAE[indjvascsurg.org] Patients may present with 1 : sudden onset of abdominal pain right lower quadrant pain and tenderness absence of fever and gastrointestinal symptoms encountered in healthy[radiopaedia.org]

  • Diverticulitis of the Colon

    A 75-year-old man with no relevant medical history visited our hospital complaining of a fever, which had lasted for 2 weeks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Left lower quadrant pain and other gastrointestinal complaints such as nausea, vomiting, change in bowel habits, a loss of appetite, and fever may occur.[symptoma.com] Fever, tenderness, and pain of the lower left abdomen are common symptoms. Constipation or diarrhea may also occur.[reliawire.com]

  • Acute Myelocytic Leukemia

    Abstract A patient with acute nonlymphocytic leukemia developed progressive lung infiltrates and unremitting fevers during a profound neutropenic state.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may claim a propensity for epistaxis, bleeding gums, melena and hematochezia, and hematuria.[symptoma.com] Acute leukemias affect immature cells; the disease develops rapidly, with symptoms including anemia, fever, bleeding, and swelling of the lymph nodes.[britannica.com]

  • Primary Myelofibrosis

    Although ruxolitinib rapidly induced relief, he developed a high-grade fever. A comprehensive fever work-up found no apparent cause of the fever, except for PMF.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gastrointestinal hemorrhages, hematochezia and melena, are commonly reported. Hepatosplenomegaly may cause upper abdominal pain, portal hypertension and ascites.[symptoma.com] The main clinical manifestations of PMF are anemia, bleeding, hepatosplenomegaly, fatigue, and fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    Postoperatively, the patient had a persistent fever and was treated with albendazole for 7 days, which alleviated the fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PATIENT CONCERNS: A 60-year-old man who had a pain and distention in his upper abdomen presented melena. Gastroscopy and pathology revealed a gastric cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: A 78-year-old man presented with a history of progressive bilateral vision loss during the 4 previous years associated with fever of unknown origin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    Rituximab was well tolerated, with two fever episodes following infusion and two reports of skin rash.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Record any bleeding, including petechiae, ecchymoses, epistaxis, menorrhagia, melena, or hematuria. Determine whether bruising or bleeding is a recurrent problem.[emedicine.medscape.com] The patient, an immunocompromised child with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura, presented with fever, cough, perioral cyanosis, bilateral lower lobe rales, and low O2[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myelodysplasia

    Abstract An 18-month-old boy presented with fever, hepatosplenomegaly, jaundice, pancytopenia, hyperferritinemia, hypertriglyceridemia and evidence of hemophagocytosis and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms are referable to the specific cell line most affected and may include fatigue, weakness, pallor (secondary to anemia), increased infections and fever (secondary to[msdmanuals.com] , they may include Shortness of breath Weakness or feeling tired Skin that is paler than usual Easy bruising or bleeding Pinpoint spots under the skin caused by bleeding Fever[medlineplus.gov]

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