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134 Possible Causes for Palatal Petechiae

  • Pharyngitis

    On clinical examination, patients with group A strep pharyngitis usually have Pharyngeal and tonsillar erythema Tonsillar hypertrophy with or without exudates Palatal petechiae[cdc.gov] Palatal petechiae and thick white/purple exudate can often be present. Splenomegaly and/or hepatomegaly can be present in more than 50% of patients.[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com] […] following: Assessment of airway patency Temperature Hydration status Head, ears, eyes, nose, and throat – Conjunctivitis, scleral icterus, rhinorrhea, tonsillopharyngeal/palatal[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Pharyngeal inflammation and palatal petechiae are more common in adolescents.[aafp.org] Petechiae on the soft palate are also common.[symptoma.com] petechiae and uvular oedema.[patient.info]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    petechiae (doughnut lesions), tender anterior cervical lymphadenopathy, and occasionally a scarlatiniform rash. 2,10 Pharyngeal or palatal vesicles and ulcers (herpangina[clevelandclinicmeded.com] […] of the palate and a scarlatiniform rash.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] fever, nasal vocal tone, macerated skin over the nostrils, and inflamed nasal mucosa. 9 Patients with GABHS-related pharyngitis may have pharyngeal erythema and exudate, palatal[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    petechiae (doughnut lesions), tender anterior cervical lymphadenopathy, and occasionally a scarlatiniform rash. 2,10 Pharyngeal or palatal vesicles and ulcers (herpangina[clevelandclinicmeded.com] […] fever, nasal vocal tone, macerated skin over the nostrils, and inflamed nasal mucosa. 9 Patients with GABHS-related pharyngitis may have pharyngeal erythema and exudate, palatal[clevelandclinicmeded.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] Signs Forehead and cheeks appear flushed Circumoral pallor Pharyngitis Tonsil s are hyperemic and edematous, with exudate Throat is inflamed and covered by a membrane Palatal[fpnotebook.com]

  • 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] On clinical examination, patients with group A strep pharyngitis usually have Pharyngeal and tonsillar erythema Tonsillar hypertrophy with or without exudates Palatal petechiae[cdc.gov] Mouth wide open showing the throat Note the petechiae , or small red spots, on the soft palate .[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Rubella

    Signs There may be petechiae on the soft palate (Forchheimer's sign) but this is not diagnostic for rubella.[patient.info] 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]

  • Acute Bacterial Endocarditis

    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] Petechiae : Conjunctivae. Hands and feet (dorsum). Chest and abdominal wall. Oral mucosae and soft palate. Splinter or subungual haemorrhages : linear and red.[patient.info]

  • Candidal Endocarditis

    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] 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]

  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    […] the soft and hard palate [ 16 Vaisman B, Medina AC, Ramirez G.[benthamopen.com] Oral manifestations of ITP include petechiae, ecchymoses or haematomas in easily traumatized areas such as buccal mucosa, lateral borders of the tongue, and the limit between[benthamopen.com]

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