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265 Possible Causes for Fever, Tenderness of the Scalp

  • Temporal Arteritis

    He has a moderate headache and some mild tenderness along his scalp arteries. His ESR is 110 and his CRP is 150.[] Abstract A 76-year-old woman with pulmonary asbestosis was admitted with fever and polymyalgia.[] Other symptoms may include: Fatigue Fever Jaw pain that may become worse after chewing Tenderness at the scalp or temples Vision problems, such as double vision, blurry vision[]

  • Acute Mastoiditis

    These drain adjacent areas of the scalp and may become enlarged for any reason, sometimes with tenderness.[] AM typically presents with mastoid area erythema, proptosis of the auricle, fever, otorrhea, lethargy and pain. Fever may be quite high.[] The findings of fever, pain, postauricular swelling, and otorrhea are classic.[]

  • Perifolliculitis Capitis Abscedens

    An eight-year-old Ethiopian male child, resident in Khartoum, Sudan presented with tender progressing fluctuant nodules and alopecia on his scalp for nine months.[] Radiation dermatitis 662 208 Raynaud disease and phenomenon 665 209 Reactive arthritis 669 210 Relapsing polychondritis 673 211 Rhinophyma 677 212 Rocky Mountain spotted fever[] In September 2008, the condition worsened with the increase of the number of lesions and constitutional compromise with fever and arthralgia, initially managed at a periphery[]

  • Carbuncle

    A patient with renal carbuncle which presented as postoperative fever is described. The lesion was treated by percutaneous drainage.[] These may include: Fatigue Fever General discomfort or sick feeling Skin itching before the carbuncle develops The health care provider will look at your skin.[] Such a type of condition can turn painful and can be accompanied by fever.[]

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    GCA patients may complain of fatigue, headache, and tenderness of the scalp. There is often particular pain around the temporal and occipital arteries.[] […] immunosuppressive therapy (which includes tacrolimus, mycophenolate mofetil, and prednisone) for a renal transplant that she had received 10 years ago presented with malaise, low-grade fevers[] GCA symptoms include new onset headache, sometimes tenderness of the scalp, and vision changes that can progress to blindness.[]

  • Drug-induced Fever

    Temporal arteritis, also known as cranial or giant cell arteritis, is a disease of the elderly characterized by headache, scalp tenderness, thickened tender or pulseless temporal[] Drug-induced fever has been described as fever coinciding with drug administration when no other etiology for the fever can be discovered and when the fever abates after cessation[] Seven patients had fever with on other symptoms or signs that would suggest a diagnosis of drug-induced fever.[]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    EBV infectious mononucleosis presenting with excruciating scalp tenderness. Infect Dis Pract . 1998. 22:83. Konvolinka CW, Wyatt DB.[] Glandular fever mostly affects teenagers and young adults.[] 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.[]

  • Non-Cranial Giant Cell Arteritis

    […] of the scalp, cough, throat pain, tongue pain, and weight loss.[] While GCA has a classic presentation occurring after the age of 50, atypical presentations (eg, fever of unknown origin, cough, low or normal erythrocyte sedimentation rate[] Constitutional symptoms: fatigue, general malaise, fever, anorexia, weight loss, and night sweats Fever of Unknown Origin Rarely tongue pain, ulceration and necrosis, see[]

  • Migraine

    People may also experience tenderness of the scalp, neck and shoulder muscles, the Mayo Clinic outlines.[] When you're ill, be sure to continue drinking fluids, and get additional fluids if you have a fever or are vomiting or have diarrhea.[] scalp Diarrhea (rare) Fever (rare) About 30 percent of people who have migraines develop symptoms several hours up to 2 days before the headache starts.[]

  • Polyarthritis

    […] and throat Oral ulcers SLE, Behçet's syndrome, reactive arthritis, Wegener's granulomatosis Parotid enlargement Sjögren's syndrome, sarcoidosis Macroglossia Amyloidosis Scalp[] Fever of Unknown Origin with Polyarthritis.[] .-- Sir William Osler, The Principles, Practice of Medicine.Osler's vivid description of acute polyarthritis a century ago 1 referred to rheumatic fever, clearly the bellwether[]

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