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Subcutaneous Tissue Disease


Presentation

  • A rationalisation of the 1350 boxes used throughout the book gives a simpler and clearer presentation of the various categories.[books.google.com]
  • Sinus histiocytes with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease) presenting as lesions in the sacrum. Skeletal Radiol 1988; 17:129–132. CrossRef PubMed Google Scholar 8.[link.springer.com]
  • In June 1999, five years after presentation, she complained of left buttock pain. Pelvic radiographs showed marked subcutaneous calcification around the left hip area (3 1 cm).[ard.bmj.com]
  • Bullae, if present, may be aspirated for fluid Gram stain and culture.[clinicaladvisor.com]
  • Subcutaneous Tissue Articles related to Hemangioma of Subcutaneous Tissue: # Title Authors Year 1 An Incidental Finding of Subcutaneous Hemangioma During 99mTcO4 Salivary Gland Scintigraphy. ( 30059429 ) Zhao Z...Liu B 2018 2 A case of subcutaneous hemangioma presenting[malacards.org]
Whipple Disease
  • Conditions coded include pancreatic steatorrhea, celiac disease, Whipple's disease, malabsorption disorders, lacerations, punctures, structural abnormalities, and surgical complications.[universalclass.com]
Dyspepsia
  • Conditions include esophageal strictures, ulcers, spasms, and perforations, diverticular disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pyloric stenosis, dyspepsia, gastritis, and inflammation of the gastric mucosa.[universalclass.com]
Periodontitis
  • Conditions include gingivitis, periodontal diseases, stomatitis, lip diseases, and disorders of the tongue and oral mucosa.[universalclass.com]
Skin Discoloration
  • The infection progresses over the course of one or a few days, despite antibiotic therapy, with gradual skin discoloration from initial erythema to areas of frank necrosis. Bullae containing hemorrhagic fluid develop at the affected areas.[clinicaladvisor.com]
Hyperpigmentation
  • L99 Other Disorders of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue - Codes in this subsection correspond with those in categories 680-686 in ICD-9-CM Conditions coded include corns, callosities, epidermal thickening, acanthosis nigricans, seborrheic keratosis, hyperpigmentation[universalclass.com]
Arthralgia
  • Case 2 A 35 year old man presented in October 1996 with a nine month history of arthralgia, alopecia, photosensitive rash, and Raynaud’s phenomenon. On examination he had arthritis of the MCP joints, wrists, shoulders, knees, and ankles.[ard.bmj.com]
  • Specific symptoms may include weight loss, malaise, low-grade fever, cough, and arthralgia with or without arthritis. 1 – 4 Arthralgias have been known to persist for up to two years after the resolution of erythema nodosum.[aafp.org]
Stroke
  • A new chapter specifically on Stroke Disease recognises the emergence of Stroke Medicine as a distinct clinical and academic discipline.[books.google.com]

Workup

  • Routine laboratory workup was remarkable for a mild anemia (hemoglobin, 10.8 g/dL) and increased lactate dehydrogenase (296 U/L).[bloodjournal.org]
  • Clinical Testing and Workup Laboratory studies can include blood tests that reveal elevated levels of eosinophils in the blood (eosinophilia) or increased levels of certain proteins (immunoglobulins), which are used by the immune system to destroy foreign[rarediseases.org]

Treatment

  • The sequence of these codes is dependent on the focus of treatment. For superficial injuries with cellulitis, it is likely that treatment will be focused on the cellulitis.[basicmedicalkey.com]
  • Treatment was started with prednisolone 60 mg once a day, and her pulmonary function improved markedly. In June 1999, five years after presentation, she complained of left buttock pain.[ard.bmj.com]
  • The treatment of sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman Disease). Semin Diagn Pathol 1990; 7:83–86. PubMed Google Scholar 13. Geara AR, Ayoubi MA, Achram MC, Chamseddine NM.[link.springer.com]
  • Goldberg, Fazeli, and Berlin (2008) also employed radiofrequency treatments (6 treatments every other week) and noted that immediately post-treatment and 6 months after the treatments that there were noticeable decreases in cellulite appearance.[unm.edu]
  • Treatment Options for Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma For information about the treatments listed below, see the Treatment Option Overview section.[cancer.gov]

Prognosis

  • It is important for physicians, patients, and caregivers to gain insight into severity and classification of the disease and the influence of disease-related characteristics on prognosis for mobility. Publisher Full Text New Search Next[unboundmedicine.com]
  • Prognosis is poor without early, aggressive treatment. There are three subtypes of NSTI.[merckmanuals.com]
  • PMID: 17586020 Prognosis Kim H, Park H, Lee SJ Sci Rep 2017 Aug 29;7(1):9613. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-10110-w.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Certain factors affect treatment options and prognosis (chance of recovery). The treatment options and prognosis (chance of recovery ) depend on the following: The type of soft tissue sarcoma. The size, grade, and stage of the tumor.[cancer.gov]
  • Several factors including the small number of identified cases, the lack of large clinical studies, and the possibility of other unknown influencing factors prevent physicians from developing an accurate picture of associated symptoms and prognosis.[rarediseases.org]

Etiology

  • Certain conditions have both an underlying etiology and multiple body system manifestations due to the underlying etiology.[icd10coded.com]
  • Etiology: A wide variety of bacteria and yeasts are associated with folliculitis.[clinicaladvisor.com]
  • Certain drugs, including oral contraceptives and some antibiotics, also may be etiologic.[aafp.org]
  • Variable amounts of calcification develop, which can be appreciated radiographically. 10 Etiology and pathogenesis Some investigators have proposed that SCFN results from hypoxic injury to fat caused by local trauma, particularly in the child with perinatal[clinicalgate.com]
  • […] mupirocin) or antifungals (clotrimazole) usually sufficient Furuncles deep inflammatory nodule that develops from preceding folliculitis -occur along hair follicles and where we perspire (neck, face, axillae, buttocks) -Staph aureus almost invariably etiologic[proprofs.com]

Epidemiology

  • Epidemiology: Cellulitis may occur in individuals of any age.[clinicaladvisor.com]
  • Clinical epidemiology: the essentials. 2nd ed. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins, 1988:208-25. 14. Kurland LT, Molgaard CA. The patient record in epidemiology. Sci Am 1981 ;245: 54 - 63 15. Phillips SJ, Whisnant JP, O'Fallon WM, Frye RL.[nejm.org]
  • Aspects of Impulse Control; Clinical Aspects of Mood Disorders; Clinical Aspects of Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders; Clinical Aspects of Substance Abuse Disorder; Development; Disorders Due to General Medical Condition; Dissociative Disorders; Epidemiology[libraries.rutgers.edu]
  • There are four clinical-epidemiological types, including African (endemic) KS, AIDS-associated (epidemic) KS, classic KS, and transplant-associated (iatrogenic) KS. KS is a multifocal tumor that presents chiefly in mucocutaneous sites.[wjso.biomedcentral.com]
  • Lerner's treatment for Lyme: The protocol for Lyme disease, serologically positive or epidemiologically positive and serologically negative, that I use is a six-week’s course of intravenous therapy. Ceftriaxone is preferred.[forums.phoenixrising.me]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • Rossi and Vergnanini (2000) propose that hormones play a predisposing role in the pathophysiology of cellulite after puberty.[unm.edu]
  • Pathophysiology and Histopathology Erythema nodosum is a nonspecific cutaneous reaction pattern to a variety of antigens, with many immune-mediated mechanisms implicated.[aafp.org]
  • Furthering our understanding of the pathophysiology of lipedema and medical treatments for reducing lipedema fat are needed so we are not relying solely on surgical management of lipedema fat.[archivesofmedicine.com]

Prevention

  • Your skin Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain Keeps your body temperature even Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it Anything that irritates[icdlist.com]
  • How Can I Prevent Skin Cancer? If you are at risk for skin cancer, take the following precautions whenever possible: Avoid intense sun exposure by staying out of it from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m..[webmd.com]
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lists hot tubs, whirlpools, and swimming pools as examples of places you should avoid when you have a wound.[healthline.com]
  • Subcutaneous Tissues; Emergency/Trauma; Endocrine; ENT; Eye; Fetus and Newborn; Fluids and Electrolytes; Gastroenterology; Genetics; Growth and Milestones; Immunologic Disorders; Infectious Disease; Mental Disorders; Metabolic; Nutrition; Poisoning/Toxicology; Preventive[libraries.rutgers.edu]
  • Standard Therapies Treatment The treatment of eosinophilic fasciitis is directed toward preventing and alleviating tissue inflammation. In some cases, affected individuals improve without treatment (spontaneous remission).[rarediseases.org]

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