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254 Possible Causes for Insect Bite, Petechiae

  • Streptococcal Infection

    The original site of infection on your body may be a minor wound or injury such as a small cut, insect bite or bruise.[healthlinkbc.ca] Cutaneous petechiae are not uncommon, and a scarlatiniform rash may be present.[emedicine.medscape.com] The lesions often occur on the legs of children and infection is usually secondary to insect bites.[apps.who.int]

  • Insect Bite

    […] known as English insect bite wound caused by the bite of an insect insect bites and stings insect sting insect biting Statements Identifiers Sitelinks Wikipedia (16 entries[wikidata.org] Petechiae (say "puh-TEE-kee-eye"): Are tiny, flat red or purple spots in the skin or the lining of the mouth. Do not turn white when you press on them.[northshore.org] These insects sting. While there is a clear difference between an insect bite and an insect sting, some species - wasps, for instance - may bite and sting.[symptoma.com]

  • Sunburn

    . • His only injuries were sunburn , insect bites and chafing caused by spending more than 40 hours in his wetsuit.[ldoceonline.com]

  • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

    It has also been associated with food reactions, exposure to cold, insect bites and drug allergies.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PATIENT CONCERNS: A 64-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with petechiae and palpable purpura in lower limbs and abdominal pain for about 1 month.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Various viral and bacterial infections, drugs, vaccines, food allergy and even insect bites have been considered as triggering factors in pathogenesis of HSP.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Blisters -- Burns -- Calluses -- Contact dermatitis -- Dandruff -- Diaper rash -- Dry skin -- Folliculitis, furuncles, carbuncles -- Hair loss -- Head lice -- Impetigo -- Insect[worldcat.org] […] nodes ( 1 cm) Absence of conjunctivitis, cough, and rhinorrhea, which are symptoms that may suggest viral illness [2] Less common findings in streptococcal pharyngitis are petechiae[emedicine.medscape.com] bites and stings -- Prickly heat -- Psoriasis -- Seborrheic dermatitis -- Sunburn -- Tinea capitis -- Tinea corporis -- Tinea cruris -- Tinea versicolor -- Warts -- Superficial[worldcat.org]

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    The most common way of developing necrotizing fasciitis is when bacteria enter the body through a break in the skin, like a cut, scrape, burn, insect bite, or puncture wound[dhs.wisconsin.gov] bite.[health.state.mn.us] bites, surgical wounds, and skin abscesses.[emedicine.com]

  • Purpura

    Several different bacterial organisms, drugs, foods, and insect bites have been implicated as the initiating factors of the disease.[orpha.net] Petechiae in well children not due to mechanical causes Children with fever and petechiae who do not have a mechanical reason for their petechiae warrant blood tests as part[rch.org.au] .), certain medications, foods, insect bites, or trauma. There may be a genetic component as other family members in the same family may be affected.[nicklauschildrens.org]

  • Viral Hemorrhagic Fever

    Prevention includes avoiding insect bites and staying away from infected rodents.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Skin petechiae may be noted.[visualdx.com] bites or when contaminated food is eaten.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Vasculitis

    Some of the more common ones include: Insect bites . Trauma. Pigmented lesions. Purpura (eg, due to low platelet count). Disseminated intravascular coagulopathy .[patient.info] Vascular spasm with cyanosis was seen in all patients frequently, as was petechiae and periorbital edema.[ehcd.com] Abstract Leukocytoclastic vasculitis (LCV) is a disease characterized by inflammation of small vessels presenting with petechiae and palpable purpura.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Rickettsialpox

    It's often associated with insect bites, cuts, and other forms of trauma to the skin.[wikidoc.org] Health Service Roots Out Cause of Spotted Ailment That Struck in Queens NO CURE IS FOUND AS YET Victim Made Ill by Bite of Insect--Weinstein Urges War on Rodents Some Removed[en.wikipedia.org] These lesions are 0.5–1.5 cm wide, with a central area of ulcerated or scabbed skin surrounded by a halo of erythema ( A and B ) or petechiae (C).[doi.org]

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