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84 Possible Causes for Meningococcal Arthritis

  • Cutaneous Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis

    OBJECTIVES: To investigate the sequential expression of adhesion molecules on endothelium and inflammatory cells in cutaneous leukocytoclastic vasculitis, and the relation of these adhesive molecules with clinical and histologic variables. DESIGN: An immunohistochemical analysis (streptavidin-biotin-peroxidase technique)[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningococcal Meningitis

    A case of erosive sterile arthritis following meningococcal meningitis is described. High levels of immune complexes were detected in serum and synovial fluid.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The rate of arthritis has decreased after the implementation of dexamethasone.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] During an epidemic of meningococcal meningitis in Nigeria a patient developed pericarditis and acute urinary retention in addition to arthritis and cutaneous vasculitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Complement Deficiency Syndrome

    At age 16, she had an episode of meningococcal septicaemia with disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) and skin complications.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com] Later, she suffered from an acute arthritis episode. Infections severity declined with age. Her mother (I.2), sister (I.4) and brother (I.5) were also studied.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]

  • Meningococcemia

    meningococcal infections A39.81 Meningococcal encephalitis A39.82 Meningococcal retrobulbar neuritis A39.83 Meningococcal arthritis A39.84 Postmeningococcal arthritis Reimbursement[icd10data.com] Meningococcal arthritis in children. Orthopedics. 1978; 1:477-480. 6. Grogan DP, Love SM, Ogden JA. Millar EA, Johnson LO.[healio.com] Approximately 10% of patients with meningococcal disease develop nonsuppurative arthritis, usually of the knee joints.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Meningococcal Arthritis

    We have reported a case of primary meningococcal arthritis of the left ankle in a previously healthy man.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Among the different types of arthritis associated with meningococcal disease, isolated primary meningococcal arthritis is unusual.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Meningococcal arthritis is rare.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Splenectomy

    Splenic cysts are a rare pathology, which can be classified as true (25%) or pseudocysts (75%). Total splenectomy has been the treatment of choice, particularly in recent times with the advent of the laparoscopic approach. However, as the spleen is an organ with multiple immunological functions, the laparoscopic[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pyogenic Arthritis of the Sacroiliac Joint

    Primary meningococcal arthritis of sacroiliac joint: A rare case report.[ijmm.org] Salmeron C, Marty M, Richet H, Escande MC, Besancon R, Lagrange HP: Primary meningococcal polyarthritis. J Infect 13:281-3,1986.[orthopaedicsone.com] Reactive arthritis, post-infectious diarrhoeal syndrome, post-meningococcal and post-gonococcal arthritis, arthritis associated with intrinsic bowel disease.[patient.info]

  • Streptococcal Septicemia

    […] pericarditis A39.8 Other meningococcal infections A39.81 Meningococcal encephalitis A39.82 Meningococcal retrobulbar neuritis A39.83 Meningococcal arthritis A39.84 Postmeningococcal[icd10data.com] […] retrobulbar neuritis A39.83 Meningococcal arthritis A39.84 Postmeningococcal arthritis A39.89 Other meningococcal infections A39.9 Meningococcal infection, unspecified A40[icd10data.com] arthritis A39.89 Other meningococcal infections A39.9 Meningococcal infection, unspecified A40 Streptococcal sepsis A40.0 Sepsis due to streptococcus, group A A40.1 Sepsis[icd10data.com]

  • Syphilitic Arthritis

    82 Brucellosis: undulant (Malta) fever 83 Meningococcic arthritis 86 Suppurative arthritis 88 Rat bite fever 89 Rarer forms of specific infectious arthritis 90 Mycotic diseases[annals.org] […] and gonorrheal rheumatism 74 Tuberculous arthritis 77 Pneumococcal arthritis 81 Syphilitic arthritis and synovitis 81 Tabetic and nontabetic neuropathies (Charcot joints)[annals.org] I General incidence of rheumatic diseases 67 Classification of diseases of joints and related structures 68 Diseases of joints related primarily to trauma 70 Gonorrheal arthritis[annals.org]

  • Viral Arthritis

    .-* ) M01.0* Meningococcal arthritis ( A39.8 ) Excludes: postmeningococcal arthritis ( M03.0* ) M01.1* Tuberculous arthritis ( A18.0 ) Excludes: of spine ( M49.0* ) M01.2*[apps.who.int]

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