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34 Possible Causes for Patient Appears Acutely Ill, Recurrent/Chronic Respiratory Infections

  • Acute Bronchitis

    Pneumonia Patients with pneumonia often have a higher fever than patients with acute bronchitis, may appear more ill, and have rales on lung examination.[] From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search type of lower respiratory disease chest cold recurrent wheezy bronchitis Chest infection CI - Chest infection chronic bronchitis[] CXR will detect an infiltrate from pneumonia that will not be present in acute bronchitis.[]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    […] tract infection).[] This article has no abstract; the first 100 words appear below. Acute pharyngitis is one of the most common illnesses for which patients visit primary care physicians.[] We excluded studies of children with chronic, recurrent, or complicated infections; experimentally induced infection; or medical conditions associated with a high risk of[]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    […] group A β-hemolytic streptococcal (GABHS) respiratory tract infection, but differing because they lacked choreiform movements.[] Antineuronal antibodies were measured in eight children (mean 11.3 years) with chronic, dramatic, recurrent tics and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) associated with a[]

  • Acute Otitis Media

    […] inflammation, and seem to confirm the involvement of NO pathway in recurrent upper airway infections related to impaired ciliated respiratory mucosa.[] These range from a single episode of AOM, recurrent episodes of AOM, otitis media with effusion (OME or ‘glue ear’) and chronic suppurative otitis media.[] […] be related to reduced NO production by the ciliated paranasal, nasopharyngeal and middle ear epithelium and the impaired sinusal ostial and Eustachian tube patency due to chronic[]

  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection

    Children with cystic fibrosis are prone to recurrent lung inflammation, bacterial colonisation and subsequent chronic airway disease, putting them at risk for severe respiratory[] These children may present with recurrent bouts of lower respiratory tract disease and wheezing.[] […] syncytial virus infections requiring intensive care and respiratory support.[]

  • Lingular Pneumonia

    In view of the patient's acute febrile illness, antibiotics were administered with the presumptive diagnosis of Round pneumonia.[] infections, especially of the respiratory tract.[] […] illness Other causes Traumatic pseudocysts Underlying immunodeficiency a - eg. chronic granulomatous disease or hyper IgE syndrome with recurrent infections and pneumatoceles[]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    Infected patients typically have an ill or anxious appearance.[] CASE PRESENTATION: A 72-year-old patient with long history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and multiple fluoroquinolone treatments for recurrent lower respiratory[] Initially a viral illness is followed by an acute onset of high fever, rigors, productive cough, chest pain, dyspnea, tachypnea, tachycardia, excess perspiration, general[]

  • Septicemia

    Critically ill patients with different underlying acute injuries have similar-appearing physiological reactions, a condition known by consensus definition as Systemic Inflammatory[] recurrent or persistent thrush, chronic diarrhea, and/or absent lymph nodes.[] However, despite of these heterogeneities, we observed highly consistent genomic response in patients between trauma and burns in contrast to the lack of correlations in the[]

  • Acute Adenoiditis

    Patients with acute adenoiditis may have several symptoms.[] QUESTION Which illness is known as a viral upper respiratory tract infection? See Answer What causes tonsillitis and adenoid infections?[] […] with a long-flowing illness, the child opens his mouth and stretches the oval face).[]

  • Acute Catarrhal Tonsillitis

    infections of the upper respiratory tract].[] Another cause of recurrent tonsillitis is tooth decay [79]. Chronic mouth breathing and recurrent tonsillitis promote periodontal disease and tooth decay.[] In particular, dust mite and mould allergy sufferers tend all year round (with peaks in winter) to experience infections of the tonsils and upper respiratory tract [114].[]

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