Create issue ticket

570 Possible Causes for Gram-Negative Pneumonia

  • Esophagitis

    BACKGROUND: "Lichenoid esophagitis" is a descriptive term for a lichenoid pattern of inflammation in the esophagus for which a precise histologic diagnosis cannot be established. The differential diagnosis includes lichen planus, a drug-related reaction, and viral infection. Lichenoid esophagitis causing death has not[…][]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    In samples from outpatients, Gram stain usually shows neutrophils with a mixture of organisms, often gram-positive diplococci ( Streptococcus pneumoniae ), gram-negative bacilli[]

  • Atelectasis

    BACKGROUND: Although right middle lobe (RML)-atelectasis of the lungs is a common complication of asthma, the relevant data is limited. The aim of this study is to define the characteristics of RML atelectasis in asthma during childhood. METHODS: Children with asthma who had recently developed RML atelectasis were[…][]

  • Relapsed Small Cell Lung Cancer

    Grade III/IV neutropenia occurred in 3 (15%) of 21 patients, 1 patient had a lethal Gram-negative sepsis in neutropenia.[] Two additional patients had pneumonia in the absence of neutropenia. Two patients (10%) had a grade III anemia, no grade III or IV thrombocytopenia was observed.[]

  • Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

    PURPOSE: To present a case of cancer-associated retinopathy (CAR) in a patient with small cell carcinoma of the lung and antiretinal antibodies who experienced visual symptoms before diagnosis of cancer. DESIGN: Case report. METHODS: A 61-year-old man with a sudden loss of vision and photophobia was referred to[…][]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    Abstract When a pre-existing lung cavity is colonized by Aspergilius fumigatus, it forms a fungal ball (pulmonary aspergilloma) and the presenting symptom is usually haemoptysis that may be massive and often-times life threatening. The radiological finding is that of a ball-like structure within a lung cavitation and[…][]

  • Agranulocytosis

    Cases of antithyroid-drug-induced agranulocytosis in the English language literature are reviewed; Gram-negative bacilli, including Klebsiella pneumoniae (4 patients) and[] In our study and review of previous reports, we found that the majority of causative micro-organisms were Gram-negative bacilli. 8– 14 In our study and others combined, P.[] […] aeruginosa was the most common isolate (7/23), followed by K. pneumoniae (5/23), E. coli (3/23) and S. aureus (3/23) in cultures obtained from all infection sites.[]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    However, this is the first case report of a pediatric melioidosis relapse and co-infection with other Gram-negative bacteria in Malaysia.[] CASE PRESENTATION: A 14-year-old Chinese Malaysian boy presented with a history of recurrent pneumonia, poor growth and steatorrhoea since childhood, and was diagnosed with[]

  • Smoke Inhalation Injury

    Pneumonias occurring after one week are more likely due to resistant gram negative bacteria, e.g. Pseudomonas or Klebsiella .[] Pneumonias that develop within the first week are most commonly aureus .[]

  • Gram-Negative Pneumonia

    None of the patients died from their gram negative pneumonia.[] Abstract A retrospective review of gram-negative bacteraemia in Papua New Guinean adults revealed four cases of primary gram negative pneumonia over a two-year period.[] , imipenem, and aztreonam may be suitable for monotherapy of gram-negative pneumonia.[]

Further symptoms