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106 Possible Causes for Subconjunctival Hemorrhage, Sudden Death

  • Scurvy

    Heart complications include cardiac enlargement, electrocardiographic (ECG) changes (reversible ST-segment and T-wave changes), hemopericardium, and sudden death.[web.archive.org] Mortality/Morbidity Sudden death due to cardiac failure is reported in infants and adults with scurvy.[web.archive.org] Nervous system Ocular features include those of Sjögren syndrome, subconjunctival hemorrhage, and bleeding within the optic nerve sheath.[web.archive.org]

  • Influenza

    Oseltamivir might provoke undesired neuro-psychiatric reactions such as hallucinations, suicidal tendencies and sudden death [10] .[dx.doi.org] An American pathologist noted: “Fifty cases of subconjunctival hemorrhage were counted. Twelve had a true hemotypsis, bright red blood with no admixture of mucus….[books.nap.edu] […] including hallucination and suicidal tendencies and sudden death while sleeping.[dx.doi.org]

  • Salicylate Poisoning

    […] cause seizures, cerebral oedema and death.[derangedphysiology.com] Subconjunctival hemorrhage. Lethargy. Coma. Agitation. Confusion. Seizures . Hypotension or low blood pressure. Heart block. Pulmonary edema. Cerebral edema .[healthhype.com] Respiratory alkalosis keeps the salicylate ions trapped in the blood; if a post-intubation acidosis is allowed to develop the sudden influx of salicylate into the CNS may[derangedphysiology.com]

  • Traumatic Asphyxia

    The book includes various types of cases, including sudden natural death, asphyxia, motor vehicle collisions, death in custody, child abuse and elder abuse, acute psychiatric[books.google.com] Cervicofacial cyanosis and edema, subconjunctival hemorrhage, and multiple ecchymotic hemorrhage of the face, neck, and upper part of the chest were documented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Traumatic asphyxia is a distinctive clinical syndrome characterized by cervicofacial cyanosis and edema, multiple petechiae, and subconjunctival hemorrhage after[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Asphyxia

    […] and internal findings, frequent in asphyxia (signs of sudden death).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hemorrhages.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the elderly, a death initially presenting with sudden cardiorespiratory collapse may be erroneously certified as due to natural disease without performance of an autopsy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tsutsugamushi Disease

    Patient 1 had bilateral conjunctival injection and subconjunctival hemorrhage; patients 2-4 had conjunctival injection and episcleral vessel dilation bilaterally.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypertension

    Moreover, Avicenna described haemorrhage and sudden death as the complications of hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There was a reduction in fatal and non fatal cardiovascular events (including myocardial infarction, stroke, sudden death, hospitalization or death from congestive heart failure[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] death, hospitalization, or death from congestive heart failure) (RR 0.89, 95% CI 0.80 to 1.00; low-quality evidence).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Traumatic Aortic Rupture

    death may occur if all layers of the aorta rupture.[doi.org] Detailed physical examination revealed a left frontal laceration of 1 cm, right periorbital hematoma and bilateral subconjunctival hemorrhage.[ispub.com] Asymptomatic chronic traumatic aneurysms are not always a risk for sudden death unless too large.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    Prolongation of QT interval, a risk factor for arrhythmia and sudden death, has been reported to be prevalent among patients with Takotsubo cardiomyopathy and is also observed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The increased pressure associated with emesis can cause supraclavicular petechiae and subconjunctival hemorrhages.[acphospitalist.org] Sudden death in eating disorders. Vasc Health Risk Manag , 91–8. Arcelus, J., et al. (2011).[womenshealth.gov]

  • Rift Valley Fever

    Other signs in livestock include vomiting and diarrhoea, respiratory disease, fever, lethargy, anorexia and sudden death in young animals.[en.wikipedia.org] The virus was first identified following the sudden death of approximately 4,700 lambs and ewes on a single farm along the shores of Lake Naivasha in the Great Rift Valley[doi.org] Diagnosis Sudden onset of acute debilitating disease in man and abortion/neonatal death in domestic animals should raise suspicion in the appropriate countries.[web.archive.org]

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