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5,135 Possible Causes for Hypotension

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    Hypotension as a result of hypovolaemia is present in 80-90% of cases, however, in may cases the hypotension is only postural and systolic.[almostadoctor.co.uk] Tabs Content Clinical Overview Diagnosis Indications for Testing Symptoms consistent with adrenal insufficiency (eg, hypotension, weakness) Presence of disease process associated[arupconsult.com] Hypotension. Postural hypotension.[patient.info]

  • Insect Bite

    […] cell sensitization, an insect bite may trigger a type I hypersensitivity reaction manifesting in severe urticaria, pruritus, vomiting, respiratory symptoms, tachycardia, hypotension[symptoma.com] Depending on adrenaline-mediated effects, aggressive intravenous fluid therapy to compensate for hypotension and administration of beta-sympathomimetics to induce bronchodilation[symptoma.com]

  • Pneumonia

    Consider administering IV fluids to suspected pneumonia patients who are hypotensive, feel weak, have dry mucus membranes or poor skin turgor. 3.[ems1.com] […] addition to managing respiratory problems associated with pneumonia, administer IV fluid boluses (20 to 30 ml/kg) to patients with suspected sepsis, even if they are not hypotensive[ems1.com]

  • Influenza

    There can also be tachycardia and dyspnea but with hypotension. Vomiting and diarrhea may also occur, but are rare findings associated with the disorder.[symptoma.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    The risk of mortality is significant in patients who progress to streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, which is characterized by multiorgan failure and hypotension.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    The characteristics of an invasive streptococcal disease include systemic toxicity, hypotension, shock, multiple organ failure, rapid necrosis, and gangrene.[symptoma.com] Hypotension may develop initially or over time. Surgical exploration is critical for establishing the diagnosis and directing management.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    However, hypoxemia, hypotension and\or significant tachypnea are not and suggests another process may be present.[cdemcurriculum.com] Hypotension or other signs of poor perfusion (weak pulses, delayed capillary refill, mottling of skin) are not expected and suggest the emergent need for resuscitation and[cdemcurriculum.com]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    […] extreme sleepiness, sunken fontanels, and fussiness in infants; irritability/confusion in adults; and dry mucous membranes, little urine to anuria, sunken eyes, tenting, hypotension[contemporaryclinic.pharmacytimes.com] Assess for features of dehydration: Mild dehydration: lassitude, anorexia, nausea, light-headedness, postural hypotension.[patient.info] Malnourished children therefore showed prolonged circulation time with associated bradycardia and hypotension when compared with convalescent children 23 .[wellcomeopenresearch.org]

  • Skin Infection

    Moderate to severe skin infections may thus be associated with fever, chills, hypotension and tachycardia.[symptoma.com] S. pyogenes produces enzymes that promote infection with systemic manifestations, such as fever and chills, tachycardia, and hypotension.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Severely ill patients with suspected pneumonia (the following signs and symptoms are especially relevant here: tachypnoea, tachycardia, hypotension and confusion).[www2.keelpno.gr] The risk of mortality is significant in patients who progress to streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, which is characterized by multiorgan failure and hypotension.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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