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872 Possible Causes for Petechiae, Splenomegaly

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Clinical estimates of splenomegaly are fallible.[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] Pharyngeal inflammation and palatal petechiae are more common in adolescents.[aafp.org]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Approximately half of EBV mononucleosis cases involve generalized adenopathy or splenomegaly. An enlarged liver may also be palpable.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] 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]

  • Hypersplenism

    While 38 patients displayed splenomegaly, 121 showed normal spleen volumes at 6 months after LDLT (LDLT).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Figure 67-8 Petechiae and ecchymoses in a patient with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. (Courtesy of Sidney Sussman, MD.)[5minuteconsult.com] Introduction Splenomegaly and hypersplenism can develop in association with hemolytic anemia.[nethealthbook.com]

  • Typhus

    The most common CT finding was hepatomegaly (74.4%), followed by splenomegaly (66.7%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] myalgia nausea vomiting Physical exam hypotension fever photophobia early rash light rose color and blanches under pressure late rash dull red that does not fade scattered petechiae[step2.medbullets.com] Mean age, duration of fever at presentation, presence of headache and, altered sensorium and presence of hepatomegaly/splenomegaly were statistically significantly different[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Myelofibrosis

    We report a patient with very advanced myelofibrosis and huge splenomegaly who showed a complete hematological response to low dose thalidomide with reversal of splenomegaly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical manifestations depend on the type of blood cell affected and may include anemia, pallor, splenomegaly, hypermetabolic state, petechiae, ecchymosis, bleeding, lymphadenopathy[orpha.net] Although SI provided a high rate of palliation for patients with symptomatic splenomegaly, the responses were transient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Colorado Tick Fever

    Splenomegaly may occur. Some patients have altered sensorium or even coma. Complications of Colorado tick fever are unusual and rare.[emedicine.medscape.com] Petechiae occur in rare cases and may be complicated by thrombocytopenia. A palatal enanthema is sometimes present. Nuchal rigidity is found in 15-20% of cases.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Infective Endocarditis

    This score includes clinical, epidemiological (male, fever, splenomegaly, clubbing, vascular disease and stroke) and biological criteria (Leucocytes 10,000/mm3, sedimentation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] External links [ edit ] Look up petechia in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Petechiae .[en.wikipedia.org] Patients with SRL lesions were mainly men (P   .01), had liver disease (P   .001) with natural valve (P   .050) and mitro-aortic valve involvement (P   .042), splenomegaly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Relapsing Fever

    Splenomegaly was the second most common finding reported. Diagnosis of relapsing fever was made in 20 cases by identifying spirochetes on peripheral blood smears.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Papules (small lumps), petechiae (small red or purple spots due to bleeding into the skin), purpura (bleeding into the skin, includes petechiae and bruises), and facial flushing[dermnetnz.org] Malaria and babesiosis cause hemolytic anemia and may be associated with hepatomegaly and splenomegaly. Recurring fever is typical of malaria and Borrelia infection.[mdedge.com]

  • Leukemia

    CT, MRI, or abdominal ultrasonography may help assess splenomegaly or leukemic infiltration of other organs.[merckmanuals.com] "Petechiae usually appears on the lower extremities," Wadleigh adds.[prevention.com] […] fatigue Pain in bone Fever accompanied by chills Excessive sweating especially during night hours Easy prone to infections Bleeding or bruising very easily Hepatomegaly Splenomegaly[symptoma.com]

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

    In the physical examination, generalized lymphadenopathy and hepato- and/or splenomegaly may be noted.[symptoma.com] Mucocutaneous bleeding and/or petechiae may be due to thrombocytopenia.[emedicine.medscape.com] The most common treatment-related AEs (reported in at least 5 percent of patients) were headache (20 percent), an increased tendency to bruise (12 percent) and petechiae ([curetoday.com]

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