530 Possible Causes for Lymphangitis

  • Insect Bite

    Complications A secondary bacterial infection, such as cellulitis , lymphangitis, or impetigo , can result if the bite area is scratched and the skin is broken.[medicalnewstoday.com]

  • Skin Infection

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

  • Streptococcal Infection

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

  • Filariasis

    Its benefit is said to be temporary only, although episodes of lymphangitis and cellulitis may be reduced.[meb.uni-bonn.de] The full-blown picture of elephantiasis usually develops after repeated episodes of lymphadenitis and ascending lymphangitis.[histopathology-india.net] Limb lymphangitis progresses centrifugally. Adenitis may be seen alone or with lymphangitis.[therapeutique-dermatologique.org]

  • Lymphedema

    Patients with recurrent cellulitis and lymphangitis may also benefit from surgical debulking procedures.[cincinnatichildrens.org] Lymphangitis : An infection of the lymph vessels can develop, usually caused by Streptococcus bacteria.[medicalnewstoday.com] Possible infections that can result from lymphedema include a serious bacterial infection of the skin (cellulitis) and an infection of the lymph vessels (lymphangitis).[mayoclinic.org]

  • Interstitial Lung Disease

    […] granulomatous diseases, e.g. sarcoidosis , Langerhans cell histiocytosis neoplasia primary, e.g. lymphoma , other lymphoproliferative diseases secondary, e.g. pulmonary metastases , lymphangitis[radiopaedia.org] ILD diagnosed by transbronchial lung biopsy: sarcoidosis, lymphangic carcinomatosis, alveolar proteinosis, bronchioalveolar carcinoma, eosinophilic pneumonia.[lumen.luc.edu]

  • Scorpion Sting

    The stings usually cause only localized pain with minimal swelling, some lymphangitis with regional lymphadenopathy, increased skin temperature, and tenderness around the[msdmanuals.com]

  • Cellulitis

    […] of other sites L03.891 Acute lymphangitis of head [any part, except face] L03.898 Acute lymphangitis of other sites L03.9 Cellulitis and acute lymphangitis, unspecified L03.90[icd10data.com] A thick red line which progresses towards the heart may appear indicating an infection of the lymph vessels (lymphangitis).[encyclopedia.com] Pain, lymphangitis and lymphadenitis.[ifd.org]

  • Immune System Disorder

    The next articles cover lymphangitis, in which lymphatic vessels are inflamed, and lymphoedema, in which lymph cannot drain from a limb, causing the limb to swell.[aviva.co.uk] Lymphadenopathy Lymphangitis Lymphoedema Lymphoma Our immune systems protect us from the threat of infection by microorganisms, such as bacteria and viruses, and parasites[aviva.co.uk]

  • Lymph Node Tuberculosis

    -CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 017.2 : Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis[icd9data.com] I89.1 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I89.1 Lymphangitis 2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Chronic lymphangitis Lymphangitis NOS Subacute lymphangitis Type 1 Excludes[icd10data.com] […] lymphatic gland (see also Tuberculosis) 017.2 Diathesis scrofulous (see also Tuberculosis) 017.2 Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome scrofulous (see also Tuberculosis) 017.2 Lymphangitis[icd9data.com]

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