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194 Possible Causes for Rigors and Chills, Splenomegaly

  • Philadelphia Chromosome Positive Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

    Splenomegaly of more than 10 cm, basophilia and leukocytosis were associated with a shorter median survival but was not statistically significant.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The accelerated phase and blast crisis present with fever, splenomegaly, ecchymoses, bleeding, and bone pain.[symptoma.com] […] diagnosed in the chronic phase and may be either asymptomatic (diagnosed through a routine white blood cell count) or present with fatigue, anaemia, weight loss, night sweats or splenomegaly[orpha.net]

  • Cat Scratch Fever

    Physical examination for hepatomegaly and splenomegaly.[symptoma.com] Other symptoms are sometimes present as well, including anorexia, splenomegaly, sore throat, parotid swelling, rash, and/or conjunctivitis.[web.archive.org] A report from Canada describes CSD presenting as acute mastoiditis in a 6-year-old girl. [37] Less common symptoms are splenomegaly (11%), exanthems (4.5%), conjunctivitis[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Heart Failure

    Symptoms include fever, chills, rigors, dyspnea, wheezing, chest pain or tightness, headache, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.[doi.org]

  • Hepatitis

    Dehydration with drying of mucous membranes Telangiectasis (spider angiomata) and esophageal varices Jaundice Ascites Utricarial rashes Portal Hypertension Hepatomegaly and Splenomegaly[symptoma.com] Common symptoms include jaundice, nausea, chills, rigors, diaphoresis, fatigue, and abdominal pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mild splenomegaly occurs in 15 to 20% of patients. Jaundice usually peaks within 1 to 2 wk. Recovery phase: During this 2- to 4-wk period, jaundice fades.[merckmanuals.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] Fever was high-grade intermittent, not associated with rigors and chills and subsided with analgesics.[jpma.org.pk] Additional findings may include splenomegaly, gallop or arrhythmia, pericardial or pleural rubs, rales, pallor, acute septic monoarticular arthritis or delirium.[symptoma.com]

  • Splenic Abscess

    He was initially diagnosed as having splenomegaly due to Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax), but was later found to have a splenic abscess due to Escherichia coli (E. coli).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Computerized axial tomography revealed left sided free flowing pleural effusion and splenomegaly with liquefaction and possible gas formation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may present with left upper quadrant tenderness accompanied by rigors, chills, and vomiting.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Splenic Rupture

    Splenomegaly Splenomegaly has traditionally been diagnosed by the physical exam finding of having a palpable spleen but in one study 16% of patients with such were found to[omicsonline.org] The fever was associated with chills and rigors. This was followed by abdominal pain, distension and repeated episodes of non bilious vomiting for the last 3 days.[tropicalgastro.com] CONCLUSION: This is the second case of spontaneous splenic rupture without preceding splenomegaly in a patient with APL during induction chemotherapy described so far.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lymphoma

    At diagnosis, patients usually present with adenopathy and, in 50% of cases, splenomegaly.[orpha.net] Other non-specific symptoms include fevers, weight loss, chills, rigors, night sweat, and easy fatigability.[symptoma.com] However, the presence of extensive retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy and splenomegaly favours lymphoma, whereas adjacent fat infiltration supports adenocarcinoma.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

    One month later, he presented with progressive leukocytosis (mostly neutrophilia) and splenomegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These most commonly consisted of fever, chills/rigors, dyspnea, and hypotension and were generally grade 1 or 2.[doi.org] In the physical examination, generalized lymphadenopathy and hepato- and/or splenomegaly may be noted.[symptoma.com]

  • Splenic Infarction

    On admission, he had a low-grade fever and was grossly anaemic; examination revealed splenomegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Not associated with fever/ chills/ rigors/ trauma / weight change/ shortness of breath/ urinary/ bowel complaint.[gastrohep.com] Case Report A 45-year-old male presented with intermittent fever with chill and rigor, vomiting, and headache for 8 days and pain in the left hypochondrium for 2 days.[mjmsr.net]

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