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112 Possible Causes for Increased Susceptibility to Infections, Pneumococcal Pneumonia, Recurrent Otitis Media

  • Common Variable Immunodeficiency

    susceptibility to infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He was hospitalized 2 months ago for pneumococcal pneumonia (right upper lobe consolidation and pneumococcal bacteremia).[hawaii.edu] 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] Pneumococcal aetiology and serotype distribution in paediatric community-acquired pneumonia. PLoS One 2014 ; 9 : e89013. 3.[academic.oup.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]

  • 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] . [1] In adults, too, meningococcal meningitis has a lower mortality (3–7%) than pneumococcal disease. [4] In children there are several potential disabilities which result[marefa.org] otitis media otalgia lower respiratory symptoms hemoptysis renal symptoms hematuria skin leukocytoclastic angiitis Imaging Radiography indication should be performed in all[medbullets.com]

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    […] plt aggregation), low complement, hyperlipidemia (increased hepatic synthesis of lipoprotein), increased susceptibility to infections (loss of IgG).[errolozdalga.com] pneumonia Malnutrition Renal vein thrombosis When to Contact a Medical Professional Call your provider if: You develop symptoms of nephrotic syndrome, including swelling[pennmedicine.org] The side effects of these drugs include increased susceptibility to infection, hair loss and decreased blood cell production.[kidney.org]

  • Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

    Primary immunodeficiencies (PIDs) represent a large group of disorders with an increased susceptibility to infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He has also experienced recurrent episodes of otitis media from repeat Streptoccous pneumoniae. He notably has reduced T and B cell counts.[medbullets.com] This disorder affects children and results in increased susceptibility to infections. One possible treatment is a bone marrow transplant.[study.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    […] to infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Atypical pneumonias Atypical pneumonias are those that are not typical bacterial lobar pneumonias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: Two hundred and three infants, aged 3 months-3 years with upper respiratory tract infection over 36 h and a history of recurrent acute otitis media were included[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Complement Deficiency Syndrome

    C3 27 Bacterial infections, SLE-like syndrome C4 26 SLE-like syndrome, encapsulated bacterial infections C1-INH 2-10:100,000 Angioedema MBL 2-7% UK population Increased susceptibility[sinobiological.com] He was hospitalized 2 months ago for pneumococcal pneumonia (right upper lobe consolidation and pneumococcal bacteremia).[hawaii.edu] Scarred tympanic membranes or chronic perforation due to recurrent otitis media is commonly seen in patients with antibody deficiencies.[worldallergy.org]

  • Acute Otitis Media

    This increased susceptibility is likely due to the younger infant and child’s shorter eustachian tube, its horizontal position, their limited exposure to both bacterial and[coreem.net] pneumoniae.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This study evaluated the quality of life in children with recurrent acute otitis media aged less than 24 months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Otitis Media

    Whilst this is often accompanied by a feeling of relief as the pressure inside the ear is released, this can lead to excessive draining of the ear and increases susceptibility[news-medical.net] PCV impact on invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) has been extensively reported, but less described is its impact on the burden of pneumonia, sepsis and otitis media in the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Recurrent otitis media:Patients with recurrent otitis media may be placed on daily doses of an antibiotic such as sulfisoxazole or amoxicillin prophylaxis for 3 to 6 months[symptoma.com]

  • Streptococcus Pneumoniae

    The increased susceptibility to Streptococcus pneumoniae infection in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus is probably a multifactorial phenomenon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pneumococcal pneumonia Pneumonia is a lung disease.[medicinenet.com] Hearing impairment can result from recurrent otitis media.[proximaconcepts.com]

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