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1,152 Possible Causes for Hepatosplenomegaly, Parasite, Splenomegaly

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Both cases involved young adults presenting with fever, pharyngitis, lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly, and atypical lymphocytosis confirmed by serologic tests, liver biopsy[] Home 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes Infectious And Parasitic Diseases 001-139 Other Diseases Due To Viruses And Chlamydiae 070-079 Infectious mononucleosis 075- Acute disease[] Clinical estimates of splenomegaly are fallible.[]

  • Chronic Hepatic Schistosomiasis

    Usually, these patients will present with portal hypertension signs and symptoms, including splenomegaly, gastroesophageal varices, hematemesis, and ascites.[] The relative risk to develop hepatosplenomegaly in persons infected with S. mansoni have been reported in correlation with HLA-A1 and B5[ 15 ].[] Schistosomiasis is a tropical disease caused by a parasite. The parasite is transmitted through contact with fresh water contaminated with the parasite’s larvae.[]

  • Schistosomiasis

    Initial investigation showed signs of liver fibrosis, portal hypertension and splenomegaly.[] Signs and symptoms include fever, abdominal pain, eosinophilia and hepatosplenomegaly.[] Schistosomiasis is among the parasitic diseases with the highest epidemiological importance in the world.[]

  • Schistosomiasis Japonica

    Portal hypertension can develop and cause hepatosplenomegaly, ascites, and esophageal varices.[] Author information 1 Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases, 117 Yangxiang, Meiyuan, Wuxi 214064, China. [email protected] 2 Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases,[] Splenomegaly was noted in seven patients.[]

  • Visceral Larva Migrans

    Follow-up showed increased physical activity, improved respiratory status, and resolution of splenomegaly.[] In this study, the adult patient presented with eosinophilic cellulitis, hepatosplenomegaly, anemia, and a positive ELISA for T. canis.[] Remnants of parasites (eight Toxocara sp., two Capillaria sp.) were identified in the tissue in 10 patients.[]

  • Visceral Leishmaniasis

    The infant suffered from intermittent fever for 5 weeks, and hepatosplenomegaly and pancytopenia, and was successfully treated with a short course of liposomal amphotericin[] Abstract Increasing evidence suggests that the infectiousness of patients for the sand fly vector of visceral leishmaniasis is linked to parasites found in the skin.[] Infantile VL may begin suddenly, with high fever and vomiting, or insidiously, with irregular daily fever, anorexia, and marked splenomegaly.[]

  • Babesiosis

    Jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly, anemia and conjugated hyperbilirubinemia developed in this preterm infant.[] Data suggests that in addition to parasite load reduction, it is possible that therapeutic exchange transfusion removes toxins generated by babesia infection.[] Intraoperatively, the patient was noted to have splenomegaly.[]

  • African Trypanosomiasis

    Abdominal and pelvic MRI showed hepatosplenomegaly and multiple enlarged lymph nodes.[] Rhodesain, the major cathepsin L-like cysteine protease of T. brucei rhodesiense, is a lysosomal protease essential for parasite survival.[] Lymphadenopathy and splenomegaly led us eventually to the diagnosis of sleeping sickness. After treatment with suramin his spermiogram returned to normal.[]

  • Malaria

    Abstract We report the case of a 12-year-old child who was admitted to our Department, with 7 days' history of high fever and splenomegaly.[] Abstract A 5-year-old immunocompetent girl presented with fever, jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly and pancytopenia.[] The parasite was a major monkey animal model for developing antimalarial vaccines and investigations of the biology of parasite invasion.[]

  • Chagas Disease

    1986, 7 to 22 days after a meeting at a farm in Paraíba state, 26 individuals presented with a febrile illness associated with bilateral eyelid and lower limb edema, mild hepatosplenomegaly[] Chagas disease, which is caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi , can lead to severe cardiac and gastrointestinal disease.[] […] over several weeks More general symptoms include: headache pallor myalgia dyspnoea oedema in inferior limbs or face abdominal pain cough hepatomegaly rash painful nodules splenomegaly[]

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