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72 Possible Causes for Gas Gangrene, Petechiae, Pneumococcal Pneumonia

  • Acute Myelocytic Leukemia

    Thrombocytopenia often causes petechiae on the lower limbs. DIC may aggravate the situation and cause larger lesions.[] […] infection because there are a decreased number of healthy white blood cells , known as neutropenia Bruising or bleeding from decreased platelets, known as thrombocytopenia Petechiae[] Petechiae are small dots, purpura is larger and ecchymoses are larger bruises. Hepatomegaly and splenomegaly may be found. Lymphadenopathy is less common.[]

  • Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia

    A 48-year-old Japanese man was admitted to our hospital because of general fatigue, nasal bleeding, and petechiae on his extremities.[] The most frequently observed oral findings of leukemia are mucosal bleeding and ulceration, petechiae, and gingival hyperplasia.[] […] leukemia (effective October 01, 2015) Signs and Symptoms Anemia Easy bruising or bleeding Fatigue Fever High white blood cell count with numerous blasts and promonocytes Petechiae[]

  • Blast Phase

    It may also present with mild fever and night sweats due to an elevated basal level of metabolism. [4] Some ( petechiae and ecchymosis. [4] In these patients fevers are most[]

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

    BACKGROUND: Streptococcus pneumoniae causes substantial morbidity in patients with CLL, a group known to respond poorly to polysaccharide vaccines.[] Duplicate publication ( n 1) Anecdotal case reports ( n 3: one report of severe immune thrombocytopenic purpura following a 10-week course of alemtuzumab; one report of gas[] The most common treatment-related AEs (reported in at least 5 percent of patients) were headache (20 percent), an increased tendency to bruise (12 percent) and petechiae ([]

  • Agranulocytosis

    Alcohol may contribute to neutropenia by inhibiting the neutrophilic response of the marrow during some infections (eg, pneumococcal pneumonia).[] […] may be observed under and distal to the area where the cuff was placed and inflated Suction-type electrocardiograph (ECG) leads may induce petechiae Petechiae over the ankles[] Signs and symptoms [ edit ] Anemia may lead to feeling tired, pale skin and tachycardia. [7] Low platelets are associated with an increased risk of bleeding, bruising and petechiae[]

  • Typhus

    Wounds deliberately inflicted on the experimental subjects were infected with bacteria such as streptococcus, gas gangrene, and tetanus.[] Pneumonia Varicella Human Papillomavirus Herpes Zoster Haemophilius influenza type B Rotavirus To see what routine and travel-related vaccines are recommended and required[] […] myalgia nausea vomiting Physical exam hypotension fever photophobia early rash light rose color and blanches under pressure late rash dull red that does not fade scattered petechiae[]

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    […] servers: Infected tissue with gas-inclusion between the muscle fibers Gram positive rods Gluteal gas gangrene with necrotizing fasciitis Gas gangrene Necrotic muscle with[] Streptococcus pneumoniae is a rare cause of necrotizing fasciitis. [36] In one patient, S pneumoniae serotype 5 was also isolated.[] This case report presents a case of gas gangrene of the leg caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum, the first such case reported.[]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Necrotizing Fasciitis (Streptococcal Gangrene): GAS necrotizing fasciitis is a rapidly progressing infection of the deep subcutaneous tissues and fascia with extensive and[] Some patients develop meningitis from primary pneumococcal pneumonia.[] Cutaneous petechiae are not uncommon, and a scarlatiniform rash may be present.[]

  • Septicemia

    The following are organ system–specific etiologies of possible sepsis: Skin/soft tissue: Necrotizing fasciitis, cellulitis, myonecrosis, or gas gangrene, among others, with[] Pneumococcal pneumonia, meningitis and septicemia caused by serotypes included in the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine decreased substantially during the study period[] Abstract Acute meningococcemia is characterized by extensive purpurae consisting of both petechiae and ecchymoses.[]

  • Infective Endocarditis

    gangrene [26] [41] Acute food poisoning [26] [41] Gas gangrene: Debridement or amputation [26] [41] Hyperbaric medicine [26] [41] High doses of doxycycline [26] or penicillin[] pneumonia , typhoid , meningitis , urinary tract infection , or typhus .[] External links [ edit ] Look up petechia in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Petechiae .[]

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