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293 Possible Causes for Right Lower Quadrant Tenderness, Sunken Fontanelle

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Severe dehydration—which is an emergency—can cause extreme thirst, extreme sleepiness, sunken fontanels, and fussiness in infants; irritability/confusion in adults; and dry[contemporaryclinic.pharmacytimes.com] […] appearance to the eyes Sunken soft spot on an infant's head (fontanelle) Most viruses and bacteria are passed from person to person by unwashed hands.[medlineplus.gov] […] mucous membranes, little urine to anuria, sunken eyes, tenting, hypotension, tachycardia, rapid breathing, fever, and delirium in individuals of any age.[contemporaryclinic.pharmacytimes.com]

  • Viral Gastroenteritis

    fontanel (the soft spot on the top of an infant’s head) How is viral gastroenteritis diagnosed?[cedars-sinai.org] […] appearance to the eyes Sunken soft spot on an infant's head (fontanelle) Most viruses and bacteria are passed from person to person by unwashed hands.[medlineplus.gov] […] appearance to the eyes Sunken soft spot on an infant's head (fontanelle) Prevention Most viruses and bacteria are passed from person to person by unwashed hands.[ufhealth.org]

  • Ovarian Cyst

    Most surgeons agree that complex neonatal ovarian cysts, regardless of size, warrant operative intervention. Management of simple cysts 4 cm is still controversial, although many favor intervention because of the increased risk of torsion. Whereas laparoscopic cyst resection is favored by some, others prefer less[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Sunken Fontanelle
  • Muscle Strain

    Passive muscle stiffness is considered to be a major factor affecting joint flexibility and is thought to relate to the occurrence of muscle strain injury. In skinned muscle fiber experiments, the R577X polymorphism of the α-actinin-3 gene (ACTN3) has been associated with passive muscle stiffness. Our primary[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Sunken Fontanelle
  • Retrocecal Appendicitis

    lower quadrant, tenderness.[acuteabd.weebly.com] […] vomiting, and tenderness and guarding in the right lower quadrant.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rectal examination will detect tenderness in the right lower quadrant in more than half of patients.[clinicaladvisor.com]

    Missing: Sunken Fontanelle
  • Dehydration

    Signs of Dehydration Mild Thirst Dry lips Slightly dry mouth membranes Moderate Very dry mouth membranes Sunken eyes Sunken fontanelle (soft spot) on infant’s head.[quickcare.org] […] eyes, (in infant – sunken fontanel, the soft spot on the head), limited, very dark urine, cramps, stiff and/or painful joints, severe irritability, severe headache, few or[lecomhealth.com] […] eyes and a sunken fontanel, the soft spot on your baby's head where the bones haven't yet fused together.[care.com]

    Missing: Right Lower Quadrant Tenderness
  • Appendicitis

    Migratory pain, nausea or vomiting, and right lower quadrant tenderness were common predictors to all rules. Methodological quality varied widely.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical examination revealed an abdominal tenderness in the right lower quadrant without rebound tenderness or muscular tension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On physical examination, she is afebrile, with tenderness on deep palpation in the right lower quadrant, and has no peritoneal signs.[oadoi.org]

    Missing: Sunken Fontanelle
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Table 1 Case reports of Blastocystis infection One 11 y.o male and one 12 y.o male Both presented with right lower quadrant tenderness, anorexia, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting[doi.org]

    Missing: Sunken Fontanelle
  • Herpes Zoster

    INTRODUCTION: Herpes zoster is an acute, cutaneous viral infection caused by the reactivation of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) that is the cause of varicella. It is an acute neurological disease which can often lead to serious postherpetic neuralgia (PHN). Different nerves can be included with the skin rash in the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Sunken Fontanelle
  • Appendectomy

    An 11-week-old girl was brought to the emergency department with a 48-hour history of abdominal pain, emesis, low-grade fever, and focal right lower quadrant tenderness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Not every patient had the classic symptoms of right lower quadrant pain and acute tenderness over McBurney’s point.[sciencebasedmedicine.org] Sonography found a noncompressible distended appendix in the right lower quadrant. Upon laparoscopy, a torsed, necrotic appendix vermiformis was found.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Sunken Fontanelle

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