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71 Possible Causes for Palatal Petechiae, Streptococcal Pharyngitis

  • Adenovirus Infection

    […] adenopathy that can be difficult to distinguish from group A streptococcal pharyngitis.[] Pharyngeal HAdv infections are virtually indistinguishable from bacterial infections and often possess features commonly associated with streptococcal pharyngitis, such as[] Most symptomatic infections occur in children and cause fever and upper respiratory symptoms, including pharyngitis, otitis media, cough, and exudative tonsillitis with cervical[]

  • Pharyngitis

    Tonsillopharyngeal/palatal petechiae are seen in GAS infections and infectious mononucleosis.[] […] the likelihood of streptococcal pharyngitis and the need for antibiotics ( Figure 1 9 ).[] It is much more likely to have pharyngeal and tonsillar inflammation (mucosal erythema and edema), palatal petechiae, well-demarcated pharyngeal/tonsillar exudates ( Figure[]

  • 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[] Differential diagnosis Exudative pharyngitis is commonly confused with group A streptococcal pharyngitis.[] Pharyngeal inflammation and palatal petechiae are more common in adolescents.[]

  • 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[] After a young woman had scarlet fever associated with group C beta-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis, we reviewed all cases of pharyngitis treated at a student health clinic[] 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 .[]

  • Pharyngitis due to Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus

    Physical examination may reveal erythema and swelling of the pharynx, enlarged and erythematous tonsils, tonsillar exudate and palatal petechiae.[] Abstract Early diagnosis and prompt initiation of antibiotic therapy for group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis can shorten the duration of the clinical illness[] On clinical examination, patients with group A strep pharyngitis usually have Pharyngeal and tonsillar erythema Tonsillar hypertrophy with or without exudates Palatal petechiae[]

  • Tonsillitis

    Palatal petechiae (pinpoint spots on the soft palate) may also be seen with an EBV infection. • Red swollen tonsils that may have small ulcers on their surfaces in individuals[] Haverkorn MJ, Valkenburg HA, Goslings WR (1971) Streptococcal pharyngitis in the general population. I.[] petechiae; cervical lymphadenitis; rash; conjunctivitis; anterior stomatitis; discreet ulcers.[]

  • Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    In children with sore throat, the presence of a scarlatiniform rash (likelihood ratio [LR], 3.91; 95% CI, 2.00-7.62), palatal petechiae (LR, 2.69; CI, 1.92-3.77), pharyngeal[] […] in the case of streptococcal pharyngitis (up to several weeks).[] petechiae, the latter being an uncommon but highly specific finding.Symptoms typically begin one to three days after exposure and last seven to ten days.Strep throat is unlikely[]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    petechiae, and tender anterior cervical adenopathy than are children with pharyngitis arising from other etiologies.[] The association of guttate psoriasis (GP) with streptococcal pharyngitis is well accepted.[] 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[]

  • Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

    petechiae–popularly, “doughnut lesions,” tender anterior cervical lymphadenopathy, and occasionally a scarlatiniform rash; pharyngeal or palatal vesicles and ulcers (herpangina[] Streptococcal pharyngitis without complications rarely poses significant risk for morbidity.[] Suspicious symptoms include persistent fever, rigors, night sweats, tender lymph nodes, tonsillopharyngeal exudates, scarlatiniform rash, palatal petechiae, and swollen tonsils[]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    […] of the palate and a scarlatiniform rash.[] Streptococcal pharyngitis without complications rarely poses significant risk for morbidity.[] Streptococcal bacteria causes 5 to 15% of all cases of pharyngitis.[]

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