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80 Possible Causes for Fever, Recurrent Pneumonia due to Aspiration

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    A 64 year old woman presented with persistent and severe symptoms due to recurrent aspiration pneumonias associated with oesophageal reflux.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] An 80-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with recurrent right-sided aspiration pneumonia, found on barium swallow to be due to diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Clostridium Difficile

    There were no procedure-related adverse events, except aspiration pneumonia in one patient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After 15 more days, the patient developed again diarrhea, fever and confusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] are asymptomatic, in symptomatic form the main symptom is diarrhea of varying severity, which is sometimes accompanied by acute abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and high fever[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bacteremia

    The first patient is a two -month- old boy who had been hospitalized in pediatric surgery unit for suspected tracheo-esophageal fistula because of recurrent aspiration pneumonia[panafrican-med-journal.com] We discuss the challenges of making this diagnosis and review the literature on rat bite fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fever on the day of FUBC was associated with higher rates of positive FUBC for gram-positive cocci (GPC) but not GNB.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastrointestinal Foreign Body

    Children with partial oesophageal obstruction may present with a chronic course featuring inability to feed, failure to thrive, fever, recurrent aspiration pneumonitis/pneumonia[patient.info] Does the child have fever, abdominal pain, or vomiting? If yes, where is the pain? What color, and how much vomit? Any blood in the vomit? Has the child had any stools?[learn.pediatrics.ubc.ca] Patients may develop abdominal pain and tenderness, nausea, vomiting, fever, hematochezia, or melena.[aafp.org]

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    pneumonia (due to spontaneous rupture), meningitis, and epiglottitis.[pediatriceducation.org] Abstract Fever is a common presenting chief complaint in the pediatric emergency department.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] DISCUSSION Retropharyngeal abscess carries a high mortality and morbidity rate, due to its association with airway obstruction, aspiration pneumonia, mediastinitis, jugular[jscr.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    pneumonia (due to spontaneous rupture), meningitis, and epiglottitis.[pediatriceducation.org] […] recurrent, self-limiting fever in children.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include fever, limited neck movement, voice changes, stridor, proximal lymphadenopathy with swelling of the neck, and breathing difficulties.[symptoma.com]

  • Foreign Body in the Bronchus

    pneumonia of a specific lung lobe. [2] The right lower lobe of the lung is the most common site of recurrent pneumonia in foreign body aspiration. [2] This is due to the[en.wikipedia.org] […] these patients. 6 Recent studies have postulated flexible bronchoscopy has higher success rate than rigid bronchoscopy. 7 The common symptoms of FB aspirations are cough, fever[apicareonline.com] He had no history of fever, no cold and no history of vomiting or choking. Bowel and bladder habits were normal. He had no significant past medical history.[f1000research.com]

  • Tracheal Foreign Body

    pneumonia of a specific lung lobe. [2] The right lower lobe of the lung is the most common site of recurrent pneumonia in foreign body aspiration. [2] This is due to the[en.wikipedia.org] It will also be done if the child has drooling, breathing difficulty, fever, vomiting, or pain. X-rays may also be done.[medlineplus.gov] Children with partial oesophageal obstruction may present with a chronic course featuring inability to feed, failure to thrive, fever, recurrent aspiration pneumonitis/pneumonia[patient.info]

  • Antisynthetase Syndrome

    […] to recurrent aspiration pneumonia and 5 because of inadequate follow-up).[thorax.bmj.com] There was no history of fever, chills, rash, dysphagia, or sicca symptoms.[doi.org] Other symptoms described include: non-erosive arthritis, fever, Raynaud's phenomenon, and "mechanic's hands."[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypotension

    Clinical presentation was hoarseness, aspiration pneumonia and hypoxemia requiring ventilatory support.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] colitis complicated by refractory arterial hypotension with fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Further assessment revealed weight loss, fatigue and fever at night.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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