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111 Possible Causes for Fever, Palatal Petechiae

  • Pharyngitis

    Tonsillopharyngeal/palatal petechiae are seen in GAS infections and infectious mononucleosis.[web.archive.org] Most of these children have undergone workup(s) for sepsis performed by their pediatricians because of the associated high fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    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] Glandular fever mostly affects teenagers and young adults.[nhs.uk] Pharyngeal inflammation and palatal petechiae are more common in adolescents.[aafp.org]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    […] of the palate and a scarlatiniform rash.[emedicine.medscape.com] Seek medical attention when you have a fever that is greater than 100.4 F or 38 C, fever unresponsive to fever reducer, fever present for more than two to three days, or a[campushealth.unc.edu] […] transplant complicated by recurrence of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder, presented nearly 2 years after transplantation with fever[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    petechiae, and tender anterior cervical adenopathy than are children with pharyngitis arising from other etiologies.[emedicine.medscape.com] This dogma is based on an accumulated body of epidemiologic evidence relating to both primary and recurrent episodes of rheumatic fever.[academic.oup.com] Commonly, the tonsils may have a bumpy look on their surface - somewhat like a golf ball White or yellow colored spots on the tonsils (tonsillar exudate) Petechiae (look like[medicinenet.com]

  • Group A Beta-hemolytic Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    Physical examination may reveal erythema and swelling of the pharynx, enlarged and erythematous tonsils, tonsillar exudate and palatal petechiae.[drplace.com] The results suggest that T4 may be associated with a high incidence of scarlet fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

  • Scarlet Fever

    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] Scarlet fever has no vaccine available.[symptoma.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]

  • Rubella

    Signs There may be petechiae on the soft palate (Forchheimer's sign) but this is not diagnostic for rubella.[patient.info] Fever and skin rash lasted for more than three weeks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most frequent solicited local adverse event after MMRV vaccine is redness, and fever is the most common solicited general symptom.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Bacterial Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] Typically the presentation is silent, with persistent fever and positive blood cultures being the only consistent findings.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 38-year-old man presented with sore throat, fever, rash and arthritis. Laboratory findings showed that both erythrocyte sedimentation rate and ferritin had increased.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] […] antibodies reactive with streptococcal peptidoglycan-polysaccharide complexes (PG-PS) have been estimated by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in patients with acute rheumatic fever[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fever, anaemia, splenomegaly and positive blood cultures for Gram-negative bacteria were found on admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Candidal Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] Six days after bone marrow infusion, the patient developed a fever and staphylococcal septicemia that subsided only after removal of the Hickman catheter.[annals.org] 304 - Infective endocarditis: diagnosis, antimicrobial therapy, and management of complications: a statement for healthcare professionals from the Committee on Rheumatic Fever[books.google.de]

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