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530 Possible Causes for Periorbital Edema

  • Acute Sinusitis

    Other findings, especially in acute ethmoiditis, are periorbital cellulitis, edema, and proptosis.[antimicrobe.org] edema with skin discoloration may be present, especially with ethmoid sinusitis. • Upper molar teeth pathology may be the source of maxillary sinusitis.[antimicrobe.org] edema (variable) Low-grade or no fever High fever (temperature 39 C) Table 3 : Risk factors prompting prescribing amoxicillin and clavulanic acid Bacterial resistance is[antimicrobe.org]

  • Contact Dermatitis

    BACKGROUND: Despite the widespread use of oral or topical acyclovir, allergic contact dermatitis caused by it has been rarely reported, with fewer than 20 case studies published in the English literature to date. CASE REPORTS: A diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis from acyclovir cream was established in a[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Background A promising approach to the treatment of chronic ischaemic heart disease and congestive heart failure is the use of stem cells. The last decade has seen a plethora of randomised controlled trials developed worldwide, which have generated conflicting results.[…][doi.org]

  • Herpes Zoster

    Español: Transmisión Shingles cannot be passed from one person to another. However, the virus that causes shingles, the varicella zoster virus, can be spread from a person with active shingles to another person who has never had chickenpox. In such cases, the person exposed to the virus might develop[…][web.archive.org]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    J Natl Med Assoc. 2002 Aug; 94(8): 712–715. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract Patients with liver cirrhosis may develop upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage from a variety of lesions, which include those that arise by virtue of portal hypertension, namely gastroesophageal varices and portal[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Erysipelas

    Summary After an average follow-up time of three years, recurrent erysipelas was observed in 29% of 143 patients admitted primarily with erysipelas. Nineteen patients (13%) had two or more recurrences during this period. The predisposing factor with the highest recurrence rate was venous insufficiency. Regular[…][doi.org]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    Cushing's syndrome results from sustained pathologic hypercortisolism caused by excessive corticotropin (ACTH) secretion by tumors in the pituitary gland (Cushing's disease, 70%) or elsewhere (15%), or by ACTH-independent cortisol secretion from adrenal tumors (15%). The clinical features are variable, and no single[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Angioedema

    Also called angioneurotic edema. See also anaphylaxis, serum sickness, urticaria.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Angioedema angioneurotic oedema (1) Acquired angioedema, a chronic and potentially fatal condition characterised by abdominal pain and episodic localised subcutaneous, periorbital[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Cluster Headache

    […] region, and temple with associated cranial autonomic symptoms such as conjunctival injection, lacrimation, nasal blockage, rhinorrhea, ptosis, and eyelid edema.[dx.doi.org] […] accompanied by ipsilateral autonomic signs (lacrimation, nasal congestion, ptosis, miosis, lid edema, redness of the eye).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] isrctn.org Identifier: ISRCTN94092997 Cluster headache is a stereotypical primary headache syndrome characterized by attacks of unilateral excruciating pain usually in the eye, periorbital[dx.doi.org]

  • Meningitis

    Richard J. Whitley 1, 2, 3, 4 1 Departments of Pediatrics, Neurosurgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 2 Departments of Microbiology, Neurosurgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 3 Departments of Medicine, and Neurosurgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 4 Departments[…][web.archive.org]

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