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103 Possible Causes for Hemophilus Meningitis

  • Hyponatremia

    Hyponatremia Other names Hyponatraemia, low blood sodium, hyponatræmia Sodium Specialty Internal medicine Symptoms Decreased ability to think, headaches, nausea, poor balance, confusion, seizures, coma [1] [2] Types Low volume, normal volume, high volume [3] Diagnostic method Serum sodium 135 mmol/L [2] Differential[…][]

  • Meningitis

    For example the incubation period of meningococcal meningitis is 2-10 days while the incubation for hemophilus meningitis is much shorter ranging from 2-4 days.[] Meningitis caused by Hemophilus influenzae occurs most often in children before the age of five to six years.[] […] pneumoniae Hib: Hemophilus influenzae type b Is there anything special I need to know about meningitis?[]

  • Dehydration

    Dehydration occurs when your body does not have as much water and fluids as it needs. Dehydration can be mild, moderate, or severe, based on how much of your body's fluid is lost or not replaced. Severe dehydration is a life-threatening emergency. You can become dehydrated if you lose too much fluid, do not[…][]

  • Epilepsy

    OBJECTIVE: To study seizure control and rates of foetal malformation in pregnancies of women with epilepsy treated with antiepileptic drug polytherapy. METHODS: The use of conventional statistical methods to analyse the Australian Pregnancy Register records of 1810 pregnancies in women with epilepsy, 508 treated[…][]

  • Otitis Media

    Hemophilus influenza causes otitis media in around 15 to 25% of causes.[] Untreated and complicated otitis media can lead to the development of a number of serious complications including meningitis, mastoiditis and permanent hearing loss.[]

  • Status Epilepticus

    BACKGROUND: A protocol was developed to achieve status epilepticus (SE) resolution: step 1, intramuscular (IM) lorazepam; step 2, repeat IM lorazepam; step 3, rectal diazepam. OBJECTIVE: The primary objective was to identify the number of patients with SE resolution after step 1. Secondary objectives included[…][]

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    Aspiration pneumonia is a type of lung infection that is due to a relatively large amount of material from the stomach or mouth entering the lungs. Signs and symptoms often include fever and cough of relatively rapid onset. Complications may include lung abscess. Some include chemical pneumonitis as a subtype, which[…][]

  • Septicemia

    Sepsis is a potentially life-threatening condition and therefore a medical emergency. Sepsis may not be obvious and a high index of suspicion is often required to make the diagnosis. Early aggressive treatment increases the chance of survival and every hour that treatment is delayed increases mortality [ 1 ].[…][]

  • Generalized Motor Seizure

    Metrizamide is a water-soluble contrast medium used as a diagnostic tool in myelography and cisternography. Despite its accepted safety, its use has been associated with generalized motor seizures, and several cases of this toxicity have been reported. Risk factors include phenothiazine ingestion, seizure history,[…][]

  • Vomiting

    Currently recommended management of acute gastroenteritis is supportive. Although the affected children habitually have vomiting, recommendations do not focus on the correction of this symptom. In this condition, elevated ketone bodies and stimuli initiated by gut mucosa damage produced by the enteral pathogen[…][]

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