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48 Possible Causes for Gas Gangrene, Petechiae, Staphylococcal Pneumonia

  • Acute Myelocytic Leukemia

    Thrombocytopenia often causes petechiae on the lower limbs. DIC may aggravate the situation and cause larger lesions.[patient.info] […] 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[curesearch.org] Petechiae are small dots, purpura is larger and ecchymoses are larger bruises. Hepatomegaly and splenomegaly may be found. Lymphadenopathy is less common.[patient.info]

  • 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.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most frequently observed oral findings of leukemia are mucosal bleeding and ulceration, petechiae, and gingival hyperplasia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] 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[seer.cancer.gov]

  • 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[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

    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[pubmedcentral.nih.gov] Mucocutaneous bleeding and/or petechiae may be due to thrombocytopenia.[emedicine.medscape.com] 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 ([curetoday.com]

  • Agranulocytosis

    […] 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[emedicine.medscape.com] 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[en.wikipedia.org] […] infection Thrombocytopenia (low platelet count) – increased susceptibility to bleeding and ecchymosis (bruising), as well as subcutaneous hemorrhaging resulting in purpura or petechiae[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Infective Endocarditis

    […] infections : Skin infections, including impetigo [26] [41] Acute infective endocarditis [26] [41] Septis [26] [26] Necrotizing pneumonia [26] Meningitis [41] Osteomyelitis[en.wikipedia.org] External links [ edit ] Look up petechia in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Petechiae .[en.wikipedia.org] Brandt, „Spontaner“ Gasbrand mit Kompartmentsyndrom bei einem diabetischen Patienten Spontaneous gas gangrene in a diabetic patient with Clostridium septicum, Der Chirurg,[doi.org]

  • Septicemia

    […] septicemia Sepsis with Streptococcus pneumoniae septicemia Sepsis without acute organ dysfunction Sepsis without acute organ dysfunction due to anaerobic septicemia Sepsis[icd9data.com] The following are organ system–specific etiologies of possible sepsis: Skin/soft tissue: Necrotizing fasciitis, cellulitis, myonecrosis, or gas gangrene, among others, with[emedicine.medscape.com] Abstract Acute meningococcemia is characterized by extensive purpurae consisting of both petechiae and ecchymoses.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bacterial Endocarditis

    An antidote for Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia? J. Exp. Med. 205, 271–274 (2008). 140. Otto, M.[doi.org] Brandt, „Spontaner“ Gasbrand mit Kompartmentsyndrom bei einem diabetischen Patienten Spontaneous gas gangrene in a diabetic patient with Clostridium septicum, Der Chirurg,[doi.org] Heart murmur, petechiae, emboli phenomena. Blood culture is positive.[remedyland.com]

  • Cutaneous Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis

    【大葉性肺炎】 lobular pneumonia【小葉性肺炎】 mycoplasma pneumonia【マイコプラズマ肺炎】 pneumocystis carinii pneumonia【カリニ肺炎】 radiation pneumonia【放射線肺炎】 staphylococcal pneumonia【黄色ブドウ球菌[性]肺炎】 uremic[medo.jp] A 71-year-old man presented with a high fever, polyarthralgia, petechiae and palpable purpura accompanied by livedoid change on his legs and feet.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most common presentation of CSVV is raised red-purple spots (purpura, 0.3 to 1 cm in diameter) and/or petechiae (purpuric lesions less than 3 mm in diameter) which do[dermcoll.edu.au]

  • Intravenous Drug Abuse

    pneumonia. 5,6) Cervical epidural abscess without predisposing factors have been reported before (7), however, previous case series (4) have shown that the development of[acronymfinder.com] This is commonly seen in wet gangrene. Injury to the blood vessels coupled with infections. This is seen in traumatic gas gangrene.[news-medical.net] […] should use caution in the evaluation of any drug user, and should be especially careful about discharging home a febrile patient who is found to have telltale skin infection, petechiae[reliasmedia.com]

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