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6,635 Possible Causes for Fever, Small for Age

  • Common Cold

    But seek medical attention right away if your child has any of the following: Fever of 100.4 F (38 C) in newborns up to 12 weeks Rising fever or fever lasting more than two[mayoclinic.com] […] were small and may not reflect actual clinical results.[doi.org] When to see a doctor For adults — seek medical attention if you have: Fever greater than 101.3 F (38.5 C) Fever lasting five days or more or returning after a fever-free period[mayoclinic.com]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    This disease is characterized by vomiting and/or diarrhea with blood or mucus, discomfort, fever, and nonspecific abdominal pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A small proportion of AG patients have stool diagnostics performed and only positive tested patients are reported to the NNSID.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It has been suggested that high fever is generally caused by bacteria, while mild fever indicates viral gastroenteritis.[symptoma.com]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    When bronchitis is severe, fever may be slightly higher at 101 to 102 F (38 to 39 C) and may last for 3 to 5 days, but higher fevers are unusual unless bronchitis is caused[merckmanuals.com] 10 and 60 yr (mean age of 40) Diffuse small centrilobular nodular opacities and hyperinflation seen on chest x-ray and high-resolution CT Mostly male nonsmokers Almost all[msdmanuals.com] This could not be attributed to any difference in other variables such as cumulative cigarette consumption, age or other lung function variables 24, 59.[doi.org]

  • 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] […] airways that affects babies and children up to the age of two) and tuberculosis (a more serious, bacterial lung infection).[cysticfibrosisnewstoday.com] In fact, the college recommends against using OTC cough syrups or cold medicines for anyone younger than age 14.[web.archive.org]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Enteric fever caused by Salmonella Typhi is a global public health problem.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The primary infant outcomes were small‐for‐gestational age and total mortality.[doi.org] She had fever, headache, vomiting, and right back pain. Urinary analysis showed leukocyturia, and urinary culture identified Klebsiella pneumoniae.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

    We report the cases of eight military patients with fever ( 38 C) induced by viral upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) who requested treatment with acupuncture in the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Anesth Analg 1979; 58: 331–3McGill, WA Coveler, LA Epstein, BS Jones AG: Anaesthetic death of a child with a cold (letter).[anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org] In viral nasopharyngitis patients have profuse nasal discharge, fever, halitosis, mouth breathing leading to dry mouth, hyposmia, sneezing and odynophagia, symptoms that occur[symptoma.com]

  • Adenovirus Infection

    […] period of 1-14 days, whereas rhinitis, fever, and cervical lymphadenopathy are typical for pharyngoconjunctival fever (PCF).[symptoma.com] […] well as from patients with mild febrile inflammatory processes involving the conjunctivas, upper respiratory tract, lungs and intestine. 1 In general, the prognosis at all ages[nejm.org] Contagious in nature, sporadic outbreaks of adenovirus infection occur in small groups, especially summer camps in the setting of an inadequately chlorinated water source[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Tonsillitis

    She is now worried about getting rheumatic fever herself and insists on having antibiotics prescribed.[doi.org] They are small at birth and gradually increase in size until age 8 or 9. They begin to shrink around aqe 11 or 12 but never entirely disappear.[webmd.com] […] and large joints as well, with a bimodal peak of incidence at 8-14 and 21-37 years of age, with variate response to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and has a tendency[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypersensitivity

    This leads to the characteristic hay fever symptoms, such as itchy eyes and sneezing.[newscientist.com] Other studies have shown that children from small families who go to day care before age one have fewer allergies than children who stay home; that children who get oral antibiotics[edwardwillett.com] For infants at high risk of developing coeliac disease, gluten introduction at 4 months of age in very small amounts, or at 6 or 12 months of age, resulted in similar rates[dx.doi.org]

  • Sinusitis

    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] RSV is the most common cause of bronchiolitis (inflammation of the small airways in the lung) and pneumonia in children younger than 1 year of age in the United States.[niaid.nih.gov] "Headache and fever" is a common presentation to the urgent care and emergency department setting and can have many etiologies.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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