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113 Possible Causes for Palatal Petechiae, Petechiae

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Infectious mononucleosis should be suspected in patients 10 to 30 years of age who present with sore throat and significant fatigue, palatal petechiae, posterior cervical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In adolescent and adult patients presenting with sore throat, the presence of posterior cervical, inguinal or axillary adenopathy, palatine petechiae, splenomegaly, or atypical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pharyngeal inflammation and palatal petechiae are more common in adolescents.[aafp.org]

  • 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] Petechiae are also visible on her soft palate. Her anterior-cervical nodes are swollen and tender.[doi.org] 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]

  • Subacute 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] Abstract SBE manifests many skin findings including petechiae, splinter hemorrhages of the nails, Osler's and laneway lesions, clubbing of the fingers, and findings suggestive[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Classical lesions associated with subacute bacterial endocarditis include petechiae, splinter hemorrhages, Osler's modes and Janaway lesions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    Abstract In this retrospective cohort study conducted in 63 children with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) in China; petechiae, bruises and bleeding were the major[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we describe a previously healthy adolescent who presented with fever, influenza-like symptoms and acute onset of generalized petechiae and active oral mucosa bleeding[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical manifestations may range from spontaneous formation of purpura and petechiae, especially on the extremities, to epistaxis, bleeding at the gums or menorrhagia, any[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

    When they do occur, they may include: Easy or excessive bruising Superficial bleeding into the skin that appears as pinpoint-sized reddish-purple spots (petechiae) that look[mayoclinic.org] Chronic ITP patients may have no obvious petechiae.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Petechiae on the lower extremities Oral petechiae/purpura - lower lip Petechia on the tongue in a person with platelets of 3 due to ITP Petechia of the lower leg in a person[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Pharyngitis

    Tonsillopharyngeal/palatal petechiae are seen in GAS infections and infectious mononucleosis.[web.archive.org] 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] There may be Pasita lines (petechiae) in the antecubital fossa area. May be accentuated in the underpants area.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    petechiae, and tender anterior cervical adenopathy than are children with pharyngitis arising from other etiologies.[emedicine.medscape.com] Commonly, the tonsils may have a bumpy look on their surface - somewhat like a golf ball White or yellow colored spots on the tonsils (tonsillar exudate) Petechiae (look like[medicinenet.com] Cutaneous petechiae are not uncommon, and a scarlatiniform rash may be present.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Thrombocytopenia

    Physical examination revealed petechiae on the extremities, lips, and upper palate and bilateral inspiratory rales and rhonchi.[academic.oup.com] Larger than petechiae, ecchymoses are purple, blue or yellow-green areas of skin that vary in size and shape.[en.wikipedia.org] Thrombocytopenia is characterized by the appearance of tiny purplish spots (petechiae) or larger black-and-blue areas (ecchymoses) in the skin, which are due to small hemorrhages[britannica.com]

  • 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] Heart murmur, petechiae, emboli phenomena. Blood culture is positive.[remedyland.com] Emboli may also cause petechiae, tiny purple or red spots on the skin, resulting from hemorrhages under the skin's surface.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.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] Palatal petechiae and scarlatiniform rash are highly specific but uncommon; a swollen uvula is sometimes noted.[aafp.org]

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