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1,791 Possible Causes for Rheumatic Fever

  • Tonsillitis

    She is now worried about getting rheumatic fever herself and insists on having antibiotics prescribed.[] Acute rheumatic fever among army trainees—Ft.[] Rheumatic Fever Rheumatic fever can develop, especially in children, after an infection by the bacteria Streptococcus strain A.[]

  • Pharyngitis

    Only 10% of patients with acute rheumatic fever have... FULL TEXT[] A history of rheumatic fever is important when considering treatment.[] Prevention of rheumatic fever and diagnosis and treatment of acute Streptococcal pharyngitis: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis[]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    fever and acute glomerulonephritis: nature of the antecedent streptococcal infection, N Engl J Med, 1970, vol. 283 (pg. 561 - 5 ) 9 Relationship of acute rheumatic fever[] Rheumatic fever can present as an inflammation of the joints, heart, central nervous system, or skin.[] fever, Infect Immun, 1982, vol. 38 (pg. 573 - 9 ) 13 Acute rheumatic fever in Auckland, New Zealand: spectrum of associated group A streptococci different from expected,[]

  • Streptococcus Pyogenes

    Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease Dianne Sika-Paotonu, Andrea Beaton, Aparna Raghu, Andrew Steer, and Jonathan Carapetis.[] ., the tonsils) is associated with an increased likelihood of rheumatic fever. Acute rheumatic fever can result in permanent damage to the heart valves.[] Additional genes have been identified that encode proteins likely associated with microbial "molecular mimicry" of host characteristics and involved in rheumatic fever or[]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Signs of rheumatic fever include arthritis, fever, and valvular disease.[] Historically, the primary motivation for prescribing antibiotics for GAS pharyngitis was prevention of rheumatic fever.[] fever.[]

  • Erythema Nodosum

    Other disorders linked to this condition include leukemia, lymphoma, sarcoidosis, rheumatic fever, Bechet disease, and ulcerative colitis.[] Other conditions that may be related to EN are: leukemia lymphoma inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) rheumatic fever pregnancy.[] fever, etc.[]

  • Aortic Valve Disorder

    Finally, rheumatic fever, which can be a complication of strep throat infection, may cause a buildup of scar tissue on the aortic valve which then also leads to narrowing[] Aortic stenosis may also result from rheumatic fever contracted in childhood. Rheumatic fever is the most common cause in the developing world.[] Although cases of rheumatic fever, a complication of a strep infection, have been virtually eliminated in the United States, many older individuals or those from other countries[]

  • Scarlet Fever

    Register Comprehensive Review of Morbidity and Mortality Trends for Rheumatic Fever, Streptococcal Disease, and Scarlet Fever: The Decline of Rheumatic Fever - 24 Hours access[] Abstract Archived sera (collected in 1946) from acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and untreated scarlet fever and/or pharyngitis patients were reacted with streptococcal M protein[] This is crucial to prevent rheumatic fever, a serious complication of strep throat and scarlet fever.[]

  • Septic Arthritis

    fever : see separate module Neisseria gonorrhoeae Escherichia coli Other Enterobacteriaceae Pseudomonas aeruginosa Salmonella spp.[] fever Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) Osteochondrosis Sickle cell disease Intra-articular injury Fracture Meniscal tear Osteonecrosis Traumatic effusion Hemarthrosis Other[] Systemic infections such as Lyme disease, hepatitis, fifth disease, mumps, German measles, and rheumatic fever can trigger the development of infectious arthritis.[]

  • Chronic Tonsillitis

    She is now worried about getting rheumatic fever herself and insists on having antibiotics prescribed.[] Acute rheumatic fever among army trainees—Ft.[] A history of rheumatic fever. An increased risk from acute infection (such as a child with diabetes mellitus or immunodeficiency).[]

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