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98 Possible Causes for Increased Susceptibility to Infections, Night Sweats, Recurrent Otitis Media

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Conclusions Severe hypochlorhydria generated by PPI use leads to bacterial colonisation and increased susceptibility to enteric bacterial infection.[dx.doi.org] Conversely, no conclusive clinical evidence supports a link between gastroesophageal reflux and other supraesophageal problems, including otalgia, recurrent otitis media,[emedicine.medscape.com] otitis media.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • HIV Infection

    Fig 3. eSF enhance HIV infection more potently than DCs in a manner involving both trans -infection and increased susceptibility of T cells to HIV infection.[journals.plos.org] Other symptoms can include chills, night sweats, and mouth ulcers.[medicinenet.com] They may present with recurrent infections of the respiratory tract, including otitis media, tonsillitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis, and bronchitis.[symptoma.com]

  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

    susceptibility to infection cystitis (bladder inflammation) easily broken bones diabetes cognitive changes such as mood swings sterility cancer of the bladder.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] Other early symptoms include a fever that has no clear cause, night sweats, fatigue, and a general ill feeling ( malaise ).[nlm.nih.gov] otitis media otalgia lower respiratory symptoms hemoptysis renal symptoms hematuria skin leukocytoclastic angiitis Imaging Radiography indication should be performed in all[medbullets.com]

  • HIV-2 Infection

    Susceptibility to infection does not need to increase with age to reproduce higher HIV-2 prevalence amongst older individuals.[journals.lww.com] These are signs and symptoms of HIV infection: Sudden weight loss Night sweats or fever Extreme tiredness Swollen lymph nodes White spots in your mouth or throat Ongoing ([urmc.rochester.edu] Other non-specific symptoms (including fever, night sweats and swollen lymph glands) are associated with progressive immune dysfunction.[hse.gov.uk]

  • Common Variable Immunodeficiency

    susceptibility to infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] For exam, CT of the chest, abdomen and pelvis may be indicated in a patient with fevers and night sweats.[clinicaladvisor.com] Antibody immunodeficiencies are marked by hypo- or dysgammaglobulinemia, recurrent bacterial otitis media, and sinopulmonary infections.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Vasculitis

    HUV may also be associated with an increased susceptibility to pyogenic infections.[orpha.net] After completion of 4 cycles of ipilimumab for the treatment of metastatic melanoma, our patient complained of increasing fatigue, drenching night sweats, and chills.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Upper respiratory tract lesions include recurrent rhinitis, sinusitis, epistaxis and serous otitis media.[symptoma.com]

  • Congenital Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

    KEY TERMS Agammaglobulinemia —The lack of gamma globulins in the blood, associated with an increased susceptibility to infection.[healthofchildren.com] Fever weight loss night sweats diarrhea and fatigue How is the presence of HIV confirmed ? Screening is done first to see if HIV antibodies are present.[flashcardbook.com] Antibody immunodeficiencies are marked by hypo- or dysgammaglobulinemia, recurrent bacterial otitis media, and sinopulmonary infections.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Hypogammaglobulinemia

    susceptibility to pyogenic infections.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Over the last 8 years I have had the tell-tail signs of swollen neck glands, soaking night sweats, shingles, persistent chest infections and bacterial pneumonia.[thebody.com] Case description: A 41-year-old female with TS, hypothyroidism, and recurrent otitis media as a child presents with severe vitamin deficiencies including: iron, vitamin B12[eposters.net]

  • Common Cold

    susceptibility to infections.[ingentaconnect.com] Mercurius solubilis A person who needs this remedy is extremely sensitive to temperatures, and experiences night sweats and drooling during sleep.[uofmhealth.org] Principi, Effectiveness of a Propolis and Zinc Solution in Preventing Acute Otitis Media in Children with a History of Recurrent Acute Otitis Media, International Journal[oadoi.org]

  • Other Specified Immunodeficiencies

    Tobacco use increases susceptibility to bacterial infection. Tobacco Induced Diseases 2008;4(1):12. Available from: 18.[tobaccoinaustralia.org.au] The most common symptoms include a persistent cough, fatigue, weight loss, night sweats, and occasionally shortness of breath (dyspnea) and coughing up of blood (hemoptysis[rarediseases.org] otitis media -Evaluate closely for co-morbid conditions which may predispose to recurrent otitis Meningitis 55 Fever Neck pain/stiffness Headache Seizures Focal neurological[antimicrobe.org]

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