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478 Possible Causes for Lymphadenopathy, Rheumatic Fever, Splenomegaly

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Primary HIV infection can be another cause of lymphadenopathy.[] Signs of rheumatic fever include arthritis, fever, and valvular disease.[] Her throat appeared to have erythematous, swollen tonsils, greater on the left with left-sided cervical lymphadenopathy and diffuse, painful swelling.[]

  • Pharyngitis

    Presence of hepatosplenomegaly or lymphadenopathy outside the cervical region should raise suspicions regarding an underlying malignancy.[] It is characterised by : Sore throat Fever Enlarged cervical lymph nodes Enlarged tonsils and fatigue Other clinical manifestations are splenomegaly (enlarged spleen), hepatomegaly[] Acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) are responsible for a significant disease burden amongst Māori and Pacific populations in New Zealand (NZ).[]

  • Endocarditis

    The total body computed tomography (CT) scan excluded abscesses, occulted neoplasia, or lymphadenopathy.[] Rheumatic fever . Rheumatic fever is a type of bacterial infection that can damage the heart. Rheumatic fever used to be a common cause of heart valve disease.[] […] stage) Hypereosinophilia with systemic illness (20-30%) is associated with the following signs/symptoms: Fever Sweating Chest pain (as described by Bestetti et al [ 22 ] ) Lymphadenopathy[]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    To depict the grey-scale and Doppler features of cervical lymphadenopathy due to infectious mononucleosis (IM) and to compare the findings with other benign conditions and[] Clinical estimates of splenomegaly are fallible.[] Fever of unknown origin (FUO) refers to fevers of  101 F that persist for  3 weeks and remain undiagnosed after a focused inpatient or outpatient workup.[]

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

    CT chest and abdomen revealed bilateral hilar and mediastinal lymphadenopathy and para-aortic lymph nodes.[] Fever, anaemia, splenomegaly and positive blood cultures for Gram-negative bacteria were found on admission.[] Rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) are important health problems in developing countries.[]

  • Chagas Disease

    Symptoms after a Triatominae bite typically begin with a skin lesion or unilateral periorbital edema, then progress to fever, malaise, generalized lymphadenopathy, and hepatosplenomegaly[] […] over several weeks More general symptoms include: headache pallor myalgia dyspnoea oedema in inferior limbs or face abdominal pain cough hepatomegaly rash painful nodules splenomegaly[] Vimentin is mimicked by some bacterial proteins and anti-vimentin antibodies occur in autoimmune cardiac disease, as rheumatic fever.[]

  • Schistosomiasis

    Hepatospenomegaly and lymphadenopathy may be present. Symptoms usually resolve spontaneously over weeks.[] Initial investigation showed signs of liver fibrosis, portal hypertension and splenomegaly.[] ( A78 ) rheumatic fever ( I00 ) schistosomiasis ( B65.0- B65.9 ) Type 1 Excludes candidial pneumonia ( B37.1 ) chlamydial pneumonia ( J16.0 ) gonorrheal pneumonia ( A54.84[]

  • Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis

    A 36-year-old man was admitted to Saitama Medical School Hospital, because of a remittent fever which had continued for approximately 6 months, hepatosplenomegaly and lymphadenopathy[] Fever, anaemia, splenomegaly and positive blood cultures for Gram-negative bacteria were found on admission.[] fever (ARF), tuberculosis (TB) and subacute bacterial endocarditis (SBE) compared with normal age- and sex-matched controls.[]

  • Erythema Nodosum

    Herein we report a patient of lepromatous leprosy with Type II lepra reaction involving lymph nodes who presented with generalised lymphadenopathy, acquired ichthyosis and[] Imaging also revealed splenomegaly and small para-aortic lymph nodes.[] Other conditions that may be related to EN are: leukemia lymphoma inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) rheumatic fever pregnancy.[]

  • Serum Sickness

    With appropriate therapy, the patient's rash, edema and lymphadenopathy resolved and normal renal function returned.[] […] usually appears before rash lymphadenopathy (swelling of lymph nodes), particularly near the site of injection, head and neck malaise hypotension (decreased blood pressure) splenomegaly[] fever Best Tests Subscription Required Management Pearls Subscription Required Therapy Subscription Required Drug Reaction Data Below is a list of drugs with literature evidence[]

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