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46 Possible Causes for PPD Skin Test Positive, Tuberculous Pericarditis

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    Pericardium : In tuberculous pericarditis, the pericardium thickens and sometimes leaks fluid into the space between the pericardium and the heart.[copd.about.com] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] Tuberculous pericarditis. Medicine 1937;16:45–94. [CrossRef] Rooney J. J., Crocco J. A., Lyons H. H. Tuberculous pericarditis. Ann. Intern. Med. 1970;72:73–78.[southsudanmedicaljournal.com]

  • Pulmonary Cavitary Tuberculosis

    The addition of corticosteroids is recommended for patients with tuberculous pericarditis and tuberculous meningitis.[cdc.gov] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] Injecting PPD intracutaneously, gross. A properly placed TB skin test, gross. A positive TB skin test, gross.[library.med.utah.edu]

  • Disseminated Tuberculosis

    , Tuberculous cellulitis , Tuberculous gumma ) · Lichen scrofulosorum · Tuberculid ( Papulonecrotic tuberculid ) · Primary inoculation tuberculosis · Miliary · Tuberculous[dictionnaire.sensagent.leparisien.fr] […] active tuberculosis ( R76.1 -) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin test without active tuberculosis[icd10coded.com] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com]

  • Tuberculous Pericarditis

    Tuberculous pericarditis is a form of pericarditis.[en.wikipedia.org] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] Of the 3 patients with positive purified protein derivatives (PPDs) of tuberculin skin tests, 1 had been PPD positive 13 years prior to his admission for tuberculous pericarditis[academic.oup.com]

  • Tuberculous Gumma

    Tuberculous gumma Lichen scrofulosorum Tuberculid Papulonecrotic tuberculid Primary inoculation tuberculosis Miliary Tuberculous pericarditis Urogenital tuberculosis Multi-drug-resistant[schoollibrary.org] The purified protein derivative (PPD) skin test is positive.[clinicaladvisor.com] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com]

  • Male Genital Tuberculosis

    TUBERCULOUS PERICARDITIS Tuberculous pericarditis develops secondary to contiguous spread from mediastinal nodes, lungs, spine, or sternum, or during miliary dissemination[aafp.org] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] The PPD test is also called the Mantoux test. The Mantoux PPD skin test is not, however, 100% accurate; it can produce false positive as well as false negative results.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver

    TUBERCULOUS PERICARDITIS Tuberculous pericarditis develops secondary to contiguous spread from mediastinal nodes, lungs, spine, or sternum, or during miliary dissemination[aafp.org] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] skin test [purified protein derivative (PPD)] but no signs or symptoms of disease EPIDEMIOLOGY Introduction Etiology Epidemiology Pathophysiology Clinical features Diagnosis[slideshare.net]

  • Meningeal Tuberculosis

    Cochrane reviews have summarized the evidence for adjunctive corticosteroids in the treatment of tuberculous pericarditis, meningitis and pleural effusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] Pericarditis) Lymph nodes (TB Lymph Adenitis) Organs of the male and female reproductive and urinary system (TB of the Genitourinary System) Skin (Cutaneous TB) Stomach ([dovemed.com]

  • Tuberculosis of the Pelvic Bone

    TUBERCULOUS PERICARDITIS Tuberculous pericarditis develops secondary to contiguous spread from mediastinal nodes, lungs, spine, or sternum, or during miliary dissemination[aafp.org] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] Six-month anti-tuberculous treatment is recommended and has been shown to reduce the incidence of constrictive pericarditis (10%-20%) and mortality associated with tuberculous[canada.ca]

  • Tuberculosis of the Skeletal System

    TUBERCULOUS PERICARDITIS Tuberculous pericarditis develops secondary to contiguous spread from mediastinal nodes, lungs, spine, or sternum, or during miliary dissemination[aafp.org] […] for tuberculosis without active tuberculosis ( R76.1- ) pneumoconiosis associated with tuberculosis, any type in A15 ( J65 ) positive PPD ( R76.11 ) positive tuberculin skin[icd10data.com] A positive PPD skin test has been reported in 62–100% of TB spine cases. 14, 17 Even though a positive tuberculin skin test supports the diagnosis, a negative test should[nature.com]

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