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296 Possible Causes for Lower and Upper Limbs Affected, Varicella

  • Herpes Zoster

    A 15-year postmarketing evaluation of the impact of varicella vaccine on the age distribution of varicella disease is being conducted at Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] upper and lower limb or abdominal musculature. 1 The prevalence of motor involvement is about 0.17% among patients with herpes zoster. 2 Abdominal or flank bulges typically[cmaj.ca] Abstract A 15-year postmarketing evaluation of the impact of varicella vaccine on the age distribution of varicella disease is being conducted at Kaiser Permanente Medical[dx.doi.org]

  • Purpura

    It can accompany infections with meningococcus, varicella, Staphylococcus aureus, streptococcus and Hemophilus influenzae.[cmaj.ca] Cutaneous involvement affects specially the lower limbs and buttocks, and it is seldom found on the face and upper limbs.[scielo.br] […] pityriasis rosea secondary syphilis mycosis fungoides systemic lupus erythematosus pityriasis rubra pilaris parapsoriasis ichthyosis Blistering herpes simplex herpes zoster varicella[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Urticaria

    […] syndrome 830 246 Transient acantholytic dermatosis Grover disease 834 247 Trichotillomania 836 248 Tuberculosis and tuberculids 838 249 Urticaria and angioedema 840 250 Varicella[books.google.ro] Bier anaemic spots, cyanosis with urticaria-like eruption syndrome is a recently described benign vasomotor dermatosis that mainly affects the lower limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Shingles happens due to a varicella-zoster virus infection, according to the Mayo Clinic.[self.com]

  • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

    Herein, we report the case of a patient with Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) who developed severe HLH secondary to Varicella zoster infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of lower limbs Occasionally upper limbs Usually no significant effusion or warmth Abdominal Signs of bowel obstruction Peritonism Gastrointestinal haemorrhage Exclude testicular[rch.org.au] Streptococcus, vaccines, viral infections (varicella, measles, rubella, hepatitis A, B), tuberculosis, mycoplasma, Bartonella, helicobacter pylori are stated as the triggering[panafrican-med-journal.com]

  • Erythema Multiforme

    The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay for varicella zoster virus (VZV), herpes simplex virus (HSV)-1 and HSV-2 is available for use.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There may be few or very many lesions EM tends to arise on the distal extremities, especially the hands, with the upper limbs more commonly affected than the lower limbs.[pcds.org.uk] Previous viral infections, particularly; also Epstein-Barr, coxsackievirus, echovirus, varicella, mumps, poliovirus, hepatitis C, cytomegalovirus, HIV, molluscum contagiosum[unboundmedicine.com]

  • Impetigo

    Staphylococcus aureus can secondarily infect the lesions of varicella , causing a bullous presentation to varicella.[visualdx.com] After re-classification as lower limbs, upper limbs and other [scalp, face, neck, torso], the medians for body region distributions (these were not mutually exclusive) were[journals.plos.org] Insect bites, varicella, herpes simplex virus, and other conditions that involve breaks in the skin predispose patients to the formation of common impetigo.[web.archive.org]

  • Necrotizing Fasciitis

    Abstract Necrotizing fasciitis (NF) is a rare complication of varicella zoster (chicken pox) infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One study of NF affecting upper or lower limbs found 22.3% underwent amputation or disarticulation of a limb following failure of multiple debridements to control infection[patient.info] Surgical outcomes Average total body surface area affected was 6% (range 1-18), with sites including upper limb (6%), trunk (19%), lower limb (48%) and perineum (27%).[hoajonline.com]

  • Ataxia Telangiectasia

    Uncomplicated varicella infection occurred in 44% of patients; 2 patients had more than one clinical episode.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Presentation is usually by the age of 2 years and ataxia of both upper and lower limbs develops, such that by early teenage most patients require a wheelchair for mobility[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hepatitis A virus HBV: Hepatitis B virus HCV: Hepatitis C virus HEV: Hepatitis E virus Ab: Antibody CMV: Cytomegalovirus EBV: Epstein-Barr virus HSV: Herpes simplex virus VZV: Varicella[hindawi.com]

  • Lipodystrophy

    Acquired partial lipodystrophy associated with varicella. Turk J Pediatr . 2009 Nov-Dec. 51(6):617-20. [Medline] .[emedicine.medscape.com] limbs; this gives the lower part of the body an apparent, and possibly real, adiposity of the buttocks and lower limbs.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Acquired partial lipodystrophy associated with varicella. Turk J Pediatr. 2009 Nov-Dec. 51(6):617-20. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Acute Cerebellar Ataxia

    RESULTS: Three of eight children with acute post-varicella ataxia, one child with post-EBV ataxia, one child with ADEM and one child with uncomplicated varicella, had high[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lower limbs were affected more than the upper limbs and the mean delay between the onset and fever and onset of cerebellar ataxia was 13 days.[atmph.org] For varicella related ACA, this estimate was 10, resulting in an incidence rate of 0.7:100,000 (95%CI 0.52-0.94, all cases) and 0.17:100,000 (95%CI 0.09-0.31, varicella related[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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