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797 Possible Causes for Petechiae, Sore Throat

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Seek medical attention when you have rapid onset of throat pain (overnight for example), severe throat pain, sore throat with no other symptoms, neck glands that are large[campushealth.unc.edu] […] 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] Symptoms included sore throat, laryngitis, cough, influenza, bronchitis, pneumonia, otalgia, and sinusitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    See a GP if: your sore throat doesn't improve after a week you often get sore throats you're worried about your sore throat you have a sore throat and a very high temperature[nhs.uk] Cutaneous petechiae are not uncommon, and a scarlatiniform rash may be present.[emedicine.medscape.com] 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]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Two women presented with sore throat and fever. Their symptoms were not alleviated by antibiotics.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] We present the first reported case of an IM-like syndrome with sore throat, fatigue, atypical lymphocytes, and elevated levels of serum transaminases likely due to Coxsackie[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sunburn

    Other signs include: Fever, sometimes up to 103 degrees Fahrenheit Very sore throat Swollen lymph glands Headaches Muscles that ache Enlarged or swollen liver and spleen Common[livestrong.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    What is a sore throat, or pharyngitis? Most of us dub what is medically called pharyngitis a sore throat.[medspring.com] There may be Pasita lines (petechiae) in the antecubital fossa area. May be accentuated in the underpants area.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] Posterior pharynx with petechiae and exudates in a 12-year-old girl.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Meningitis

    “It can start with a runny nose and a sore throat, but very rapidly within hours they can develop a high fever, stiffness, and confusion,” says Dr. Pellett Madan.[health.com] […] infants) Muscle, leg or joint pain Neck retraction with arching of the back (infants) Pale or blotchy skin Rash or spots that don’t fade with pressure (also called purpure or petechiae[meningitis.com.au] […] introducing toxic substances into the circulation and causing fever; if the infection is caused by N. meningitidis , a rash may appear and develop into hemorrhagic spots ( petechiae[britannica.com]

  • Measles

    Affected individuals also experience fever, cough, cold, muscle pain, sore throat, conjunctivitis, bloodshot eyes and sensitivity to light.[symptoma.com] Petechiae or ecchymoses may occur with severe rashes.[merckmanuals.com] 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

    Pharyngitis (sore throat) Pharyngitis, otherwise known as a sore throat, is inflammation of the pharynx, the portion of the throat that lies just beyond the back of the roof[hopkinsmedicine.org] […] pharygnitis include: sore throat; fever; odynophagia; hoarse voice; vomiting; cough; diarrhoea; arthralgia; tonsillopharyngeal erythema; tonsillopharygneal exudate; soft palate petechiae[dontforgetthebubbles.com] […] 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

    Symptoms Scarlet fever usually is triggered by a strep throat infection, which causes the following symptoms: Fever and chills Headache A red and sore throat Enlarged tonsils[drugs.com] 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] 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]

  • Leukemia

    Susceptibility to infections: Because leukemia affects the body's infection-fighting cells, a person with this cancer may develop infections, such as a sore throat or bronchial[my.clevelandclinic.org] "Petechiae usually appears on the lower extremities," Wadleigh adds.[prevention.com] throat, fatigue, and cold-like symptoms Vesicular stomatitis virus: a virus that belongs to the same family as the rabies virus; can cause flu-like symptoms in humans[cancerresearch.org]

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