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2,362 Possible Causes for Fever, Photophobia

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    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] Abstract XSQJ bag tea was used to treat 239 cases of high fever caused by viral upper respiratory infection, widely spreading in summer and autumn.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Influenza

    Miller, Acute Fever and Petechial Rash Associated with Influenza A Virus Infection, Clinical Infectious Diseases , Volume 29, Issue 2, 15 July 1999, Pages 453–454, Download[doi.org] Red eyes were reported most frequently (94%) in cases of conjunctivitis, followed by tearful (77%), burning (64%), and itching (57%) eyes, and by pus in eyes (48%), photophobia[dx.doi.org] Individuals with influenza were more likely to have cough (93% vs 80%), fever (68% vs 40%), cough and fever together (64% vs 33%), and/or nasal congestion (91% vs 81%) than[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Glandular fever mostly affects teenagers and young adults.[nhs.uk] Other symptoms include cough, chest pain and photophobia.[patient.info] Abstract Fever of unknown origin (FUO) refers to fevers of  101 F that persist for  3 weeks and remain undiagnosed after a focused inpatient or outpatient workup.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningitis

    Clinical manifestations include fever; nuchal rigidity; photophobia; seizures; hearing loss, sensorineural; coma; and cerebrovascular thrombosis.[icd9data.com] […] of headache, fever, neck stiffness, and altered mental status.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms include nausea, vomiting, photophobia, confusion and irritability (exhibited by uncontrolled cry in children).[symptoma.com]

  • Sinusitis

    Although most patients reported typical migraine symptoms such as photophobia and phonophobia, the majority also reported nasal and ocular symptoms.[doi.org] Question: Other than trying to avoid irritants and triggers, is there anything health wise I can do to alleviate or reduce the symptoms of hay fever and sinusitis?[savannahnow.com] Red flag symptoms Unilateral symptoms Bleeding Cacosmia (perceived malodorous smell) Signs of meningitis (neck stiffness, photophobia) Altered neurology Frontal swelling Any[racgp.org.au]

  • Otitis Media

    If your child is younger than three months of age and has a fever, it’s important to always call your healthcare provider right away.[web.archive.org] Intracranial complications Meningitis – Sepsis, headache, vomiting, neck rigidity, photophobia and positive Kernig’s sign (pain on meningeal stretch eg chin to chest or straight[entsho.com] […] episodic moderate or severe headaches which are usually unilateral, pulsating, aggravated by routine physical activity, and are associated with either nausea, vomiting, photophobia[doi.org]

  • Colorado Tick Fever

    Other uncommon clinical presentations include photophobia, diarrhea, hepatitis, epididymo-orchitis, arthritis, hemorrhagic diathesis, carditis, pneumonia, and even coma.[symptoma.com] It should not be confused with the bacterial tick-borne infection, Rocky Mountain spotted fever.[en.wikipedia.org] Feeling weak all over and muscle aches Headache behind the eyes Lethargy (sleepiness) or confusion Nausea and vomiting Rash (may be light colored) Sensitivity to light ( photophobia[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Meningitis

    Classic enteric fever is caused by S. typhi and usually less severe enteric fevers are caused by S. paratyphi A, B, or C.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract An 18-year-old woman presented with a progressively worsening headache, photophobia feverishness and vomiting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rates of headache, photophobia, nuchal rigidity, vomiting, and administration of intravenous fluids in the Emergency Department were no different between admitted and discharged[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningococcal Meningitis

    […] despite appropriate antimicrobial therapy likely due to drug fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Infants and young children does not manifest neck stiffness and photophobia.[symptoma.com] OBSERVATIONS: We describe a patient with a history of recurrent fever, arthralgia, and disseminated skin lesions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

    Abstract Rocky Mountain spotted fever and Mediterranean spotted fever are rickettsial infections primarily of endothelial cells that normally have a potent anticoagulant function[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms can include fever, headache, photophobia, malaise, myalgias, and a petechial rash that begins on the wrists and ankles and spreads to the trunk.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Later manifestations include rash, photophobia, confusion, ataxia, seizures, cough, dyspnea, arrhythmias, jaundice, and severe abdominal pain.[visualdx.com]

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