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830 Possible Causes for Petechiae, Pharyngitis

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    […] nodes ( 1 cm) Absence of conjunctivitis, cough, and rhinorrhea, which are symptoms that may suggest viral illness [ 2 ] Less common findings in streptococcal pharyngitis are petechiae[emedicine.medscape.com] Pharyngitis Viral pharyngitis typically resolves in 1-2 weeks, but immunocompromised persons may have a more severe course.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] simplex virus (HSV) pharyngitis.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    In adolescent and adult patients presenting with sore throat, the presence of posterior cervical, inguinal or axillary adenopathy, palatine petechiae, splenomegaly, or atypical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Thus, when radiologists encounter these CT findings of pharyngitis that is not alleviated by antibiotic therapy, infectious mononucleosis should be considered in the differential[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both cases involved young adults presenting with fever, pharyngitis, lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly, and atypical lymphocytosis confirmed by serologic tests, liver biopsy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Cutaneous petechiae are not uncommon, and a scarlatiniform rash may be present.[emedicine.medscape.com] Several clinical prediction rules for diagnosing group A streptococcal infection in children with pharyngitis are available.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Scarlet fever: pharyngitis symptoms (see above), pastia (pink or red lines formed of confluent petechiae, which are small purple or red spots in the skin caused by minor blood[medicinenet.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    There may be Pasita lines (petechiae) in the antecubital fossa area. May be accentuated in the underpants area.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] There can be infectious or non-infectious causes of pharyngitis. Infectious Acute pharyngitis is an oropharyngeal infection.[symptoma.com] Posterior pharynx with petechiae and exudates in a 12-year-old girl.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Insect Bite

    Petechiae (say "puh-TEE-kee-eye"): Are tiny, flat red or purple spots in the skin or the lining of the mouth. Do not turn white when you press on them.[northshore.org] A case of Kaposi's sarcoma with oral, pharyngeal and extremity lesions is reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Measles

    Petechiae or ecchymoses may occur with severe rashes.[merckmanuals.com] By the second day of the rash, there is no detection of the virus in pharyngeal secretions. The rash begins to spread down the neck, trunk, and extremities.[aocd.org] The rash is often slightly hemorrhagic ; in severe cases with a confluent rash, petechiae may be present in large numbers, and there may be extensive ecchymoses 38.[slideshare.net]

  • Tonsillitis

    […] pharygnitis include: sore throat; fever; odynophagia; hoarse voice; vomiting; cough; diarrhoea; arthralgia; tonsillopharyngeal erythema; tonsillopharygneal exudate; soft palate petechiae[dontforgetthebubbles.com] Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis Pharyngitis and tonsillitis are infections in the throat that cause inflammation.[cincinnatichildrens.org] […] tonsils (tonsillar exudates) Swollen lymph nodes, mostly around the neck ( lymphadenopathy ) Fever Headache Fatigue Small red or purple spots on the roof of your mouth ( petechiae[coldflu.about.com]

  • Scarlet Fever

    Forehead and cheeks appear flushed Circumoral pallor Pharyngitis Tonsil s are hyperemic and edematous, with exudate Throat is inflamed and covered by a membrane Palatal Petechiae[fpnotebook.com] 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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 .[ourmed.org]

  • Psittacosis

    On the suspicion of psittacosis, pharyngeal swabs from the couple were taken and sent to the Belgian reference laboratory for psittacosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Rickettsialpox

    Meningitis It commonly presents with headache , nuchal rigidity , fever , petechiae and altered mental status .[wikidoc.org] The pruritic lesions can be seen on the trunk, limbs, face, lingual, buccal and pharyngeal mucosa. They last for approximately a week and heal without scarring.[symptoma.com] Meningococcemia It commonly presents with rash , petechiae , headache , confusion , and stiff neck , high fever , mental status changes, nausea and vomiting .[wikidoc.org]

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