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2,186 Possible Causes for Pressure Ulcer

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Liver involvement is mentioned in streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, but never as fulminant liver failure (FLF). We report the case of a 2-year-old child who developed isolated FLF secondary to invasive group A streptococcal infection without shock due to a M1T1-type strain expressing speA, speB and speC toxin[…][]

  • Stroke

    Immobility can lead to thromboembolic disease, deconditioning, sarcopenia, UTIs, pressure ulcers, and contractures.[] ulcers, etc.).[] Other medical complications include urinary tract infections, pressure ulcers, falls, and seizures. TYPES OF REHABILITATIVE THERAPY.[]

  • Sleep Apnea Syndrome

    Some patients with apparent obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS) have elimination of obstructive events but emergence of problematic central apneas or Cheyne-Stokes breathing pattern. Patients with this sleep-disordered breathing problem, which for the sake of study we call the "complex sleep[…][]

  • Pressure Ulcer

    Pressure ulcers are also painful, with individuals of all ages and all stages of pressure ulcers reporting pain.[] A pressure ulcer (decubitus ulcer, pressure sore) is a localized injury to the skin and underlying tissue at sites of constant tissue pressure, recurring friction and resulting[] A pressure ulcer is defined by the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel as an area of localised damage to the skin and underlying tissue caused by pressure, shear, or friction[]

  • Skin Ulcer

    Pressure ulcers have many names, including: Bedsore Decubitus (de-KU-bi-tus) ulcers Dermal wounds Pressure sores Risk Factors for a Pressure Ulcer You may be at risk for a[] ulcer or a pressure ulcer.[] ulcer stage 2 Pressure ulcer stage 3 Pressure ulcer stage 4 Pressure ulcer, stage 1 Pressure ulcer, stage 2 Pressure ulcer, stage 3 Pressure ulcer, stage 4 Pressure ulcer[]

  • Pleurisy

    BACKGROUND: Interferon-γ (IFN-γ) plays a crucial role in Mycobacterium tuberculosis induced pleural responses. Interleukin (IL)-33 up-regulates the production of IFN-γ. We aimed to identify whether an association between pleural IL-33 levels and tuberculous pleurisy exists and determine its diagnostic value. METHODS:[…][]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Most pressure ulcers can be avoided.[] ulcer.[] Pressure ulcers: Many people with MS are at high risk of developing pressure ulcers because of, for example, limited mobility, impairment of sensory functioning and reduced[]

  • Diabetic Ulcer

    Possible treatment for pressure ulcers This new patch technology, says Gurtner, may also prove effective in preventing pressure ulcers, which are a major source of morbidity[] […] up because of inability to heal pressure ulcers.[] Clinically, it is known that heel ulcers are commonly pressure ulcers in patients who may be bedbound.[]

  • Morganella Infection

    ) 手術創 ( surgical wound ) ターコット症候群 ( Turcot syndrome ) テトラサイクリン抵抗性 ( tetracycline resistance ) エンテロバクター ( Enterobacter ) 変異誘発 ( mutagenesis ) プラスミド ( plasmid ) 褥瘡 ( pressure[] Two cases of non-clostridial gas gangrene developed from sacral pressure ulcer. Jpn J Press Ulcers 8, 188 –194.[] ulcer ) 脳膿瘍 ( brain abscess ) カタボライト抑制 ( catabolite repression ) 鉄 ( iron ) 腎盂腎炎 ( pyelonephritis ) 異物 ( foreign body ) ゲノムライブラリ ( genomic library ) コスミド ( cosmid ) 化膿性連鎖球菌[]

  • Staphylococcal Infection

    A staphylococcus infection or staph infection is an infection caused by members of the Staphylococcus genus of bacteria. These bacteria commonly inhabit the skin and nose where they are innocuous, but may enter the body through cuts or abrasions which may be nearly invisible. Once inside the body, the bacterium[…][]

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