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4,780 Possible Causes for Patient Appears Acutely Ill, scissure, X-Ray Abnormal

  • 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.[online.epocrates.com] She has had a cough since November and had an X-ray examination this month, but no abnormality was found, media said.[reuters.com] Tests may include: Chest x-ray, if your provider suspects pneumonia Pulse oximetry, a painless test that helps determine the amount of oxygen in your blood by using a device[nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    […] established on the basis of clinical investigations, according to the following definitions: community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) was defined by a new infiltrate on chest X-ray[karger.com] […] together with cough, sputum production, dyspnea, fever ( 38.0 C), auscultatory abnormal breath sounds and rales.[karger.com]

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  • Upper Respiratory 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.[doi.org]

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  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG) — A specific X-ray that examines the urinary tract.[chop.edu] Intravenous pyelogram (IVP) is a special series of X-rays that uses a contrast dye to highlight abnormalities in the urinary tract.[medicinenet.com] This test is an x-ray image of the bladder and urethra taken while the bladder is full and during urination, also called voiding.[web.archive.org]

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  • Adenovirus Infection

    Adenovirus infections commonly occur in childhood and produce a wide range of clinical disease. The most common sites of infection are the respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts but involvement of cardiovascular, neurological, cutaneous, ophthalmic, renal, and hepatic systems can also occur. A case of toxic[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Cholelithiasis

    Patients with acute ascending cholangitis are usually ill-appearing and septic.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diagnosis In most of the cases, cholelithiasis gets diagnosed at the time of routine health check-up through X-Rays and lower abdomen ultrasound examination.[practo.com] Patients with choledocholithiasis or gallstone pancreatitis will also require admission to hospital, gastrointestinal (GI) consultation and ERCP or MRCP.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Influenza

    Some patients appear acutely ill, with some weakness and respiratory findings, whereas others appear only mildly ill.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] varies among patients who present with influenza.[emedicine.medscape.com] Upon examination, patients may have some or all of the following findings: Fever of 100-104 F; fever is generally lower in elderly patients than in young adults Tachycardia[emedicine.medscape.com]

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  • Ileus

    Tests used include: X-ray. An abdominal X-ray may show some obstructions, but they do not always show up an ileus or other intestinal problem.[medicalnewstoday.com] Obtain X-ray studies: kub,upright cxr, decubitus abdominal film. Obtain electrolytes, complete blood count, amylase, lipase.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] Imaging tests Imaging tests help locate an ileus by highlighting abnormalities in the intestine, such as a buildup of gas or an enlargement of the intestine.[medicalnewstoday.com]

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  • Toxoplasmosis

    If there is any possibility that the baby has brain damage, special head X-rays might be carried out to check for calcifications, enlarged ventricles or any other abnormalities[tommys.org]

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  • Acute Renal Failure

    Acute kidney injury (AKI) is commonly encountered in critically ill patients and appears to exert an important modifying effect on mortality and health resource utilization[sccm.org] A diagnostic imaging procedure that uses a combination of X-rays and computer technology to produce horizontal, or axial, images (often called slices) of the body.[hopkinsmedicine.org] This procedure involves the removal of tissue samples (with a needle or during surgery) from the body for examination under a microscope; to determine if cancer or other abnormal[hopkinsmedicine.org]

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