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33 Possible Causes for Virus Associated Hemophagocytic Syndrome, X-Ray Abnormal

  • Sickle Cell Disease

    Abnormalities observed on chest X-rays can represent either pneumonia or death of lung tissue (pulmonary infarction).[healthline.com] ACS was initially defined in patients with a new infiltrate on radiograph, and an abnormal x-ray is generally required to confirm the diagnosis.[doi.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Severe chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection accompanied by virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome, cerebellar ataxia and encephalitis.[emedicine.medscape.com] Epstein-Barr virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome and fatal infectious mononucleosis. Am J Hematol. 1996 Oct. 53(2):111-5. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com] Epstein-Barr virus-induced infectious mononucleosis after two separate episodes of virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome. Intern Med. 2009. 48(13):1169-73. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Influenza Pneumonia

    Virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (VAHS) refers to hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis due to viral infection.[emcrit.org] Virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome as a major contributor to death in patients with 2009 influenza A (H1N1) infection. Crit Care. 2011 Mar 2. 15(2):R80. [Medline].[medscape.com] Novel swine-origin influenza A (H1N1) virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome–a first case report. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010;82(4):743-745. [ PubMed ] 48.[emcrit.org]

  • Lupus Nephritis

    However, she suffered Epstein- Barr virus (EBV)-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (HPS) twice, and in each case she was treated with anticancer drugs and achieved a complete[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Pneumonia

    They might order a chest X-ray or blood tests, but neither are necessary to make the diagnosis. How Is Pneumonia Treated?[kidshealth.org] Virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome may play an important role in development of multiorgan failure and ensuing death in H1N1 infection. [28] For more information on[emedicine.com] Virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome as a major contributor to death in patients with 2009 influenza A (H1N1) infection. Crit Care. 2011 Mar 2. 15(2):R80. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Lymphoma

    When radiation is used at high doses—much higher than the amount used to obtain x-ray images—it can destroy abnormal cells that cause cancer.[radiologyinfo.org] Hodgkin lymphoma-associated hemophagocytic syndrome: a disorder strongly correlated with Epstein-Barr virus. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Aug 15. 47(4):531-4. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com] Radiation therapy uses high energy x-rays (photons) or a stream of particles.[radiologyinfo.org]

  • Hodgkin Lymphoma

    […] in a chest x ray that was performed because of nonspecific symptoms.[encyclopedia.com] Hodgkin lymphoma-associated hemophagocytic syndrome: a disorder strongly correlated with Epstein-Barr virus. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Aug 15. 47(4):531-4. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com] Click the link to see an image of an x-ray machine. Computed Tomography (CT) CT scans are much more accurate than x-rays.[mountsinai.org]

  • Hypersensitivity Myocarditis

    , even in the absence of cardiomegaly on chest x-ray." 20 Diagnostic Evaluation Electrocardiogram (ECG).[ahcmedia.com] Komatsuda A, Okamoto Y, Hatakeyama T, et al: Sulfasalazine-induced hypersensitivity syndrome and hemophagocytic syndrome associated with reactivation of Epstein-Barr virus[karger.com] There is no single finding that is specific for myocarditis, however, an abnormality on ECG is frequently found.[ahcmedia.com]

  • Precursor-Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia

    Other tests used for leukemia diagnosis include cytogenetic analysis, immunophenotyping, lumbar picture and X-rays.[uvahealth.com] Late-onset fatal Epstein-Barr virusassociated hemophagocytic syndrome following cord blood cell transplantation for adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia .[ajcp.oxfordjournals.org] Imaging tests A chest X-ray can allow your doctor to see if the mediastinum, or the middle partition of your chest, is widened.[healthline.com]

  • Cytomegalovirus Pneumonia

    Infection-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (IAHS) is observed with viral infections (CMV, Epstein Barr virus, human herpes virus 8, human herpes virus 6, Parvovirus B19[intechopen.com] CMV associated Hemophagocytic Syndrome (HPS) CMV hemophagocytic syndrome, also referred as macrophage activation syndrome (MAS) or haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH[intechopen.com] The virus may also contribute to coronary thrombosis [ 44 ]. 4.8.[intechopen.com]

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