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1,296 Possible Causes for Patient Appears Acutely Ill, Positive STD Test, Scleral Icterus

  • Hepatitis B

    During the incubation period and during the acute phase of the illness, surface antigen-antibody complexes may be found in the sera of some patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It usually presents as a subclinical, mild illness, with only up to 30% of people developing scleral icterus, nausea, vomiting, and right‐upper quadrant tenderness ( Bodihar[doi.org] The antigen persists during the acute illness and usually clears from the circulation during convalescence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatitis A

    We report a 3-year-old boy presenting with 3 days of fever, vomiting, abdominal distention and scleral icterus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatitis G

    Logistic regression was used to estimate the OR for a positive HGV/GBV-C test result associated with STD exposure, after adjustment for confounding variables.[cid.oxfordjournals.org] Specifically, the χ 2 test was used to compare the distributions of the various combinations of other positive test results that co-occurred with HGV/GBV-C PCR–positive results[cid.oxfordjournals.org] […] for an STD (the non-STD group).[cid.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Gonorrhea

    The possibility that positive test results may be false should be considered when patients have unanticipated positive test results.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Next Steps After Testing Positive for Gonorrhea or Chlamydia Data and Surveillance California STD Data National STD Data Resources for Providers CDC Division of STD Prevention[cdph.ca.gov] Before conducting a follow-up of a positive STD-test result, public health professionals should consult the patient’s health-care provider if possible to verify the diagnosis[cdc.gov]

    Missing: Scleral Icterus
  • Acute Cholecystitis

    patient.[ispub.com] The presence of scleral icterus or frank jaundice makes the diagnosis of acute cholecystitis unlikely.[clinicaladvisor.com] A leukocytosis was present but appeared to be unrelated to the development of acute cholecystitis in the absence of perforation; mixed abnormalities of liver function tests[ispub.com]

    Missing: Positive STD Test
  • Viral Hepatitis

    Physical exam Assessment of the patient may yield remarkable findings such as jaundice, scleral icterus, and an enlarged and tender liver.[symptoma.com] Icteric Phase During this phase clinical signs of jaundice and scleral icterus will appear and some right upper quadrant tenderness may develop due to enlargement of the liver[pathwaymedicine.org]

    Missing: Positive STD Test
  • Toxic Hepatitis

    A 47-year-old woman was admitted to our clinic with weakness, fatigue, pruritus, and scleral icterus that had developed 10 days prior to presentation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patient 1 On July 16, 1992, a 42-year-old man visited his family physician for evaluation of scleral icterus and diffuse jaundice.[cdc.gov]

    Missing: Positive STD Test
  • Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy

    We report a case of fatty infiltration of the liver in a 27-year-old Hispanic woman. She went to an outside hospital in her third trimester of pregnancy with abdominal pain, jaundice, peripheral edema, and diffuse intravascular coagulation. An emergent cesarean section was performed, and she developed symptoms of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Positive STD Test
  • Massive Hepatic Necrosis

    Right portal vein ligation (PVL) is a safe and widespread procedure to induce controlateral liver hypertrophy for the treatment of bilobar colorectal liver metastases. We report a case of a 60-year-old man treated by both right PVL and ligation of the glissonian branches of segment 4 for colorectal liver[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Positive STD Test
  • Pyogenic Liver Abscess

    Pyogenic liver abscess in the pediatric population is a rare entity and can be difficult to manage. Surgical infections caused by Streptococcus anginosus are exceedingly rare. Here we present a case of pyogenic liver abscess caused by S anginosus in an adolescent presenting with fever, nausea, emesis, and right[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Positive STD Test