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167 Possible Causes for Gram-Negative Septicaemia, Sacral Edema

  • Ascites

    Approximately 1,500 mL of fluid must be present to detect dullness. 205 In supine patients, sacral edema is an important clue.[]

  • Cachexia

    edema, and ascites).[] The abdomen is scaphoid or protuberant, there is often ascites because of proteinemia (sacral/ankle edema as well).[] […] intake change, GI symptoms that have persisted for greater than 2 weeks, and functional capacity) and physical examination (loss of subcutaneous fat, muscle wasting, ankle/sacral[]

  • Cholelithiasis

    Abstract The study was aimed to view the developmental anomalies of gall bladder (GB) in Nepalese cadavers. Forty GBs were studied for any anomalies during routine cadaveric dissection at the Department of Anatomy, Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Nepal. The study found that the congenital anomalies of GB are[…][]

    Missing: Sacral Edema
  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Intensive diabetes therapy aimed at achieving near normoglycemia reduces the risk of microvascular and neurologic complications of type 1 diabetes. We studied whether the use of intensive therapy as compared with conventional therapy during the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) affected the long-term[…][]

    Missing: Sacral Edema
  • Acute Pyelonephritis

    Gram-negative bacteria are the most common causative pathogens in acute pyelonephritis, with Escherichia coli (E. coli) causing 60 to 80% of uncomplicated infections other[] This should be diagnosed and treated rapidly as there may be rapid progression to septicaemia and shock.[]

    Missing: Sacral Edema
  • Choledocholithiasis

    A 67-years-old male presented with periumbilical abdominal pain, fever and jaundice. His anaerobic blood culture was positive for clostridium perfringens. Computed tomogram scan of the abdomen and abdominal ultrasound showed normal gallbladder and common bile duct (CBD). Subsequently magnetic resonance[…][]

    Missing: Sacral Edema
  • Colonic Diverticulosis

    Total colonic aganglionosis is a rare phenotype of Hirschsprung disease (HD). While the diagnosis is generally established within the neonatal period there are reports of delayed presentation. In this case, we describe a 9-month old girl with no previous medical or surgical history who presented with a small bowel[…][]

    Missing: Sacral Edema
  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Peripheral edema: Edema develops in the feet in ambulatory patients and sacral edema in bed bound patients.[] […] who are standing up, and sacral edema in people who are predominantly lying down).[] sacral region in bedridden patients.[]

  • Gram-Negative Septicaemia

    Abstract The effectiveness of temocillin in the treatment of culture-proven Gram-negative septicaemia was investigated in 22 adult patients, most of whom were elderly with[] Abstract Gram-negative septicaemia (Klebsiella) occurred on two occasions in a patient bleeding from an anastomotic ulcer.[] In phase 2, blood specimens of infants with Gram-negative septicaemia were subjected to qPCR analysis to detect antibiotic resistance genes for comparison against conventional[]

    Missing: Sacral Edema
  • Adenocarcinoma of the Colon

    We describe a case of primary left ovarian carcinoid tumor with metastases to the right paraovarian tissue, left fallopian tube, the right lung, omentum, cul-de-sac, pericolonic fat, and, most likely, metastasis to the contralateral ovary, as well as a simultaneous left ovarian mucinous cystadenoma of low malignant[…][]

    Missing: Sacral Edema

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