90 Possible Causes for Lymphangitis in USA

  • Insect Bite

    Complications of insect bites A secondary bacterial infection, such as cellulitis , lymphangitis, or impetigo , can result if the bite area is scratched and the skin is broken[1]

  • Skin Infection

    Lymphatic channels and regional lymph nodes are involved; lymphangitis is more common in cellulitis and deeper wound infections. … Redness, heat, edema, and streaking lymphangitis are hallmarks of the more acute, toxic forms of streptococcal skin and wound infections.[2]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Lymphatic channels and regional lymph nodes are involved; lymphangitis is more common in cellulitis and deeper wound infections. … Redness, heat, edema, and streaking lymphangitis are hallmarks of the more acute, toxic forms of streptococcal skin and wound infections. … Streptococcal impetigo more often induces lymphangitis (red streaks along the draining lymphatics) than does staphylococcal impetigo, and less frequently causes focal tissue[3] [4]

  • Lymphangitis

    For discussion of the condition in horses, see Equine Lymphangitis. … Lymphangitis is sometimes mistakenly called "blood poisoning". … Lymphangitis is the inflammation of the lymphatic vessels and channels.[5]

  • Granuloma Inguinale
    Lymphangitis
  • Glanders
    Lymphangitis
  • Pediatric Chronic Granulomatous Disease
    Lymphangitis
  • Filariasis
    Lymphangitis
  • Leg Cellulitis

    of ankle • Abscess of bursa of hip • Abscess of bursa of knee • Abscess of hip • Abscess of knee • Abscess of lower leg • Abscess of lower limb • Abscess of thigh • Acute lymphangitis … of ankle • Acute lymphangitis of hip • Acute lymphangitis of knee • Acute lymphangitis of lower leg • Acute lymphangitis of thigh • Cellulitis and abscess of lower limb • … Convert to ICD-10-CM : 682.6 converts approximately to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM L03.119 Cellulitis of unspecified part of limb Or: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM L03.129 Acute lymphangitis of[6] [7]

  • Cantharidin

    If there are fissures in the skin when this is applied, the Cantharidin can induce a chemical lymphangitis that will appear within the first 24 hours, and should not be confused … with a streptococcal or staphylococcal lymphangitis. … Infectious lymphangitis usually starts two or three days or later after the wart is treated.[8]

Lymphangitis

Lymphangitis is an inflammation of the lymphatic vessels. It often occurs together with lymphadenitis.

Similar symptoms

References

  1. Insect Bites and How to Deal with Them, http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/174229.php
  2. Streptococcal Skin Infections, http://www.atsu.edu/faculty/chamberlain/website…
  3. Pathology of Streptococcal Infections - Dr Sampurna Roy MD, http://www.histopathology-india.net/Strepto.htm
  4. Streptococcal Skin Infections, http://www.atsu.edu/faculty/chamberlain/website…
  5. Lymphangitis, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphangitis
  6. 682.6 Cellulitis and abscess of leg, except foot, http://www.coding-pro.com/icd-9/code_details.ph…
  7. Cellulitis and abscess of leg, except foot, http://www.icd9data.com/2015/Volume1/680-709/68…
  8. Treatment of warts, http://library.med.utah.edu/kw/derm/pages/in24_10.htm