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103 Possible Causes for Herpes Zoster, Parotid Swelling

  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia

    All patients received herpes zoster and Pneumoncystis carinii pneumonia prophylaxis.[doi.org] There was also some evidence of a positive association between herpes zoster and WM (RR, 2.30; 95% CI, 0.95-5.58).[doi.org] Herpes zoster prophylaxis should be instituted with BDR therapy using an oral antiviral agent, such as acyclovir, famvir, or valcyclovir, and maintained throughout the course[doi.org]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Murray and Louise Emilsson , Increased risk of herpes zoster in patients with coeliac disease – nationwide cohort study , Scandinavian Journal of Public Health , 10.1177/1403494817714713[dx.doi.org]

  • Viral Meningitis

    Mumps, lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus, herpes zoster, human herpesvirus type 6, and influenza viruses are rare causes of meningitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms and signs include fever, headache, and swelling of the parotid glands, which may be unilateral or bilateral.[dx.doi.org] ABSTRACT Enteroviruses account for 85 to 95% of all cases of aseptic meningitis, but the arboviruses and herpes simplex virus are also important etiologic agents.[thieme-connect.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    It is active against herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2 (HSV‐1, HSV‐2), varicella zoster virus (VZV) and EBV.[doi.org] In January 1888, Johann Milculicz reported on a patient with bilateral swelling of the lacrimal, parotid, and submandibular glands.[doi.org] PubMed PubMed Central Google Scholar Weidmann M, Meyer-König U, Hufert FT: Rapid detection of Herpes simplex virus and Varicella-zoster virus infections by real time PCR.[dx.doi.org]

  • Sialadenitis

    zoster Intraoral dental sinus Leukoedema Leukoplakia Lichen planus Linea alba Lupus erythematosus Melanocytic nevus Melanocytic oral lesion Molluscum contagiosum Morsicatio[en.wikipedia.org] We present a case of a patient who developed radiation sialadenitis after radioactive iodide therapy for papillary thyroid cancer resulting in severe parotid swelling and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mumps often cause parotid swelling. Patients with HIV infection often have parotid enlargement secondary to one or more lymphoepithelial cysts.[propdental.es]

  • Uveoparotid Fever

    Infectious causes of unilateral facial palsy include herpes simplex virus–associated Bell's palsy, Lyme disease, HIV, and varicella zoster virus–associated Ramsay-Hunt syndrome[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Parotid swelling May be unilateral or bilateral - bilateral in 73% of cases of parotid sarcoidosis. [ 3 ] Diffuse, painless swelling of the parotid other salivary glands/lacrimal[patient.info] As a subtype of the clinical presentations associated with sarcoidosis, the combination of uveitis, parotid gland swelling, and facial nerve palsy is known as Heerfordt's[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Parotid Duct Obstruction

    zoster Intraoral dental sinus Leukoedema Leukoplakia Lichen planus Linea alba Lupus erythematosus Melanocytic nevus Melanocytic oral lesion Molluscum contagiosum Morsicatio[en.wikipedia.org] What is Parotid gland swelling?[healthool.com] Sarcoidosis can cause swelling of the parotid gland and sometimes facial-nerve palsy.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Sjogren's Syndrome

    In general, there is an increased risk of herpes zoster in RA patients [ 173 ].[doi.org] The first description of Sjogrens Syndrome was made in 1888 in a 42-year-old farmer with parotid gland swelling.[lupusinternational.com] In children, bilateral swelling of the parotid glands is a common sign.[symptoma.com]

  • Sialolithiasis

    zoster Intraoral dental sinus Leukoedema Leukoplakia Lichen planus Linea alba Lupus erythematosus Melanocytic nevus Melanocytic oral lesion Molluscum contagiosum Morsicatio[en.wikipedia.org] […] of parotid, Pain and swelling increase after eating, Firm/Tender to touch, Erythema.[quizlet.com] The patient presented with a right sided painful inflamed swelling of the parotid region.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Necrotizing Sialometaplasia

    zoster Intraoral dental sinus Leukoedema Leukoplakia Lichen planus Linea alba Lupus erythematosus Melanocytic nevus Melanocytic oral lesion Molluscum contagiosum Morsicatio[en.wikipedia.org] CLINICAL FEATURES • Most common in adults and in men • The condition appears initially as a non-ulcerated swelling often associated with pain or paresthesia with crater-like[slideshare.net] An examination of the five reports on NS in the parotid gland showed that the age ranged from 17 to 83 years, with an average age of 53.4 years.[doi.org]

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