410 Possible Causes for Palatal Petechiae

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    […] of the palate and a scarlatiniform rash.[emedicine.medscape.com] petechiae (doughnut lesions), tender anterior cervical lymphadenopathy, and occasionally a scarlatiniform rash. 2,10 Pharyngeal or palatal vesicles and ulcers (herpangina[clevelandclinicmeded.com] […] nodes ( 1 cm) Absence of conjunctivitis, cough, and rhinorrhea, which are symptoms that may suggest viral illness [ 2 ] Less common findings in streptococcal pharyngitis are petechiae[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    There may be Pasita lines (petechiae) in the antecubital fossa area. May be accentuated in the underpants area.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] The typical scarlet fever rash and petechiae involving the soft palate somewhat specific but are also uncommon. Cough and rhinorrhea are generally absent.[cdemcurriculum.com] Posterior pharynx with petechiae and exudates in a 12-year-old girl.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Pharyngeal inflammation and palatal petechiae are more common in adolescents.[aafp.org] petechiae and uvular oedema.[patient.info] Typical petechiae at the transition from hard to soft palate. Putrefactive Foetor ex-ore. Hepatosplenomegaly with jaundice.[lecturio.com]

  • Rubella

    Mucosal involvement results in the Forchheimer sign, in which pinpoint or larger petechiae are noted on the soft palate and uvula during the prodromal period of rubella.[dermnetnz.org] Signs There may be petechiae on the soft palate (Forchheimer's sign) but this is not diagnostic for rubella.[patient.info]

  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    […] the soft and hard palate [ 16 Vaisman B, Medina AC, Ramirez G.[benthamopen.com] The petechias diminished and ultimately disappeared, and the recovery of spontaneous hemorrhage was observed.[benthamopen.com] The extra-oral physical examination revealed petechiaes and discoloration of the Fig. (1) Initial oral aspect; Spontaneous hemorrhage.[benthamopen.com]

  • Scarlet Fever

    Petechiae may be present Strawberry Tongue Fine Papule s on Tongue surface Tongue dorsum may appear with a white exudate and projecting edematous papillae Rash Onset with[fpnotebook.com] The throat will be a bright red , but sometimes may just have red spots on the back of the throat or palate, called palatal petechiae .[ourmed.org] (By www.badobadop.co.uk (own work) via Wikimedia Commons) The throat may have some of the typical features described: [ 10 ] There may be small haemorrhagic spots on the palate[patient.info]

  • Group A Beta-hemolytic Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    Physical examination may reveal erythema and swelling of the pharynx, enlarged and erythematous tonsils, tonsillar exudate and palatal petechiae.[drplace.com] Physical findings may include petechiae of the palate, pharyngeal and tonsillar erythema and exudates, and anterior cervical adenopathy.[aafp.org] There may be Pasita lines (petechiae) in the antecubital fossa area. May be accentuated in the underpants area.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu]

  • Acute Bacterial Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] These include subconjunctival and soft palate petechiae, hemorrhages within the nail beds (splinter hemorrhages), painful subcutaneous nodules on the palms or soles (Osler's[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Candidal Endocarditis

    Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info] Currently, the most common of these is petechiae.[emedicine.medscape.com] These include subconjunctival and soft palate petechiae, hemorrhages within the nail beds (splinter hemorrhages), painful subcutaneous nodules on the palms or soles (Osler's[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis

    Currently, the most common of these is petechiae.[emedicine.medscape.com] They may occur on the palpebral conjunctivae, the dorsa of the hands and feet, the anterior chest and abdominal walls, the oral mucosa, and the soft palate.[emedicine.medscape.com] They include the following: Petechiae - Common but nonspecific finding (see the image below) Subungual (splinter) hemorrhages - Dark red linear lesions in the nailbeds Osler[emedicine.medscape.com]

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