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*  Coccidioides - Wikipedia
The causative agents of coccidioidomycosis are Coccidioides immitis and Coccidioides posadasii. Both C. immitis and C. ... Infection can sometimes cause acute respiratory distress syndrome and fatal multilobar pneumonia. The risk of symptomatic ... Coccidioidomycosis is amazingly diverse in terms of its scope of clinical presentation, as well as clinical severity. About 60 ... The primary coccidioidomycosis-endemic areas are located in Southern California and southern Arizona, and northern Mexico, in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coccidioides
*  Overview of meningitis - Summary of relevant conditions | BMJ Best Practice
Each type has characteristic risk factors, signs, and symptoms. ... Other causative agents include Coccidioides species, Candida ... Children with acute-onset rash accompanied by fever or systemic signs require urgent evaluation and treatment. One of the most ... Infants and neonates are also at increased risk. ... Coccidioidomycosis: a review and update. J Am Acad Dermatol. ... Causative agents include human enteroviruses (most commonly), HSV, mumps, arboviruses such as West Nile, HIV, and (rarely) ...
  http://bestpractice.bmj.com/topics/en-us/111
*  Patent US5116603 - Oral antifungal preventative, and method of use - Google Patents
15:361-364 (1965). C. albicans is a major causative agent of thrush in the newborn. ... Acute atrophic candidosis is a form of thrush which is consistently painful, and which is thought to arise as a consequence of ... In addition, certain age groups such as infants, the elderly, and pregnant women are at a higher risk of oral fungal infections ... the cause of coccidioidomycosis, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, T. rubrum, T. tonsurans and T. violaceum, the causes of ...
  http://www.google.com.au/patents/US5116603
*  Federal Register :: Establishing a List of Qualifying Pathogens Under the Food and Drug Administration Safety and...
... posadasii as the causative agents. Coccidioides species is acquired via respiratory inhalation of spores. ... and risk and extent of sequelae from infections caused by the pathogen, and risk associated with existing treatments for such ... Song, M. J., J. H. Lee, and N. Y. Lee, "Fatal Scedosporium prolificans Infection in a Paediatric Patient with Acute ... 3333-3334). The pathogen is responsible for causing coccidioidomycosis, also known as Valley Fever, with C. immitis and C. ...
  https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2014/06/05/2014-13023/establishing-a-list-of-qualifying-pathogens-under-the-food-and-drug-administration-safety-and
*  Coccidioidomycosis - ONA
It should always be under consideration for the causative agent in these areas. Often, patients with cocci are treated with ... Quantitative IgG (also known as complement fixation [CF] - Titer of 1:16 increases risk of dissemination and is often used to ... Side effects: acute infusion reactions including fever, shaking chills, hypotension, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, headache, and ... "Coccidioidomycosis". Mayo Clin Proc. vol. 83. 2008. pp. 343-348. Saubolle, MA,, McKellar, PP,, Sussland, D. "Epidemiologic, ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/coccidioidomycosis/article/604382/
*  Coccidioidomycosis - Wikipedia
Acute coccidioidomycosis, sometimes described in literature as primary pulmonary coccidioidomycosis Chronic coccidioidomycosis ... "Risk factors". Valley Fever Center for Excellence. "Increase in Reported Coccidioidomycosis-United States, 1998-2011". ... "HHS select agents and toxins" (PDF). Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Title 42 - Public Health. Office of the Federal ... They decided that the causative organism was a Coccidia-type protozoan and named it Coccidioides immitis (resembling Coccidia, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coccidioidomycosis
*  Dandy fever | definition of dandy fever by Medical dictionary
The causative agent is Bartonella quintana. The disease is rarely encountered in industrialized nations, except among the ... Coccidioidomycosis.. scarlet fever. An acute, contagious disease characterized by pharyngitis and a pimply red rash. It is ... The risk of potentially life-threatening infection is substantial when the absolute neutrophil count is below 500/ mm3. ... acute pharyngoconjunctival fever. Abbreviation: APC. An acute disease consisting of fever, pharyngitis, and conjunctivitis. ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/dandy+fever
*  Chronic Pneumonia (not TB) - ONA
There are more than 100 pharmaceutical agents associated with acute and chronic pulmonary symptoms. Those most likely to cause ... Detailed history of recent drug exposure is essential in defining the likely causative agent in drug-associated chronic ... Higher Incidence, Risk of Some Cancers Seen After Childhood Pneumonia. *Lung Cancer Risk Higher in Heavy Smokers With Pneumonia ... "Coccidioidomycosis". Infect Dis Clin North Am. vol. 17. 2003. pp. 41-57. ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/infectious-diseases/chronic-pneumonia-not-tb/article/609564/
*  Stevens-Johnson syndrome - Wikipedia
Risk factors include HIV/AIDS and systemic lupus erythematosus. The diagnosis is based on involvement of less than 10% of the ... Patients with SJS or TEN caused by a drug have a better prognosis the earlier the causative drug is withdrawn. SJS is a rare ... Other agents have been used, including cyclophosphamide and cyclosporin, but none has exhibited much therapeutic success. ... Surovik J, Riddel C, Chon SY; Riddel; Chon (2010). "A case of bupropion-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome with acute psoriatic ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stevens%E2%80%93Johnson_syndrome
*  Pneumonia - Wikipedia
A causative agent may not be isolated in approximately half of cases despite careful testing. The term pneumonia is sometimes ... Risk factors include other lung diseases such as cystic fibrosis, COPD, and asthma, diabetes, heart failure, a history of ... One of the most widespread and fatal of all acute diseases, pneumonia has become the "Captain of the Men of Death", to use the ... Histoplasmosis is most common in the Mississippi River basin, and coccidioidomycosis is most common in the Southwestern United ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pneumonia
*  Complications of human immunodeficiency virus: Gastrointestinal complications of HIV - ONA
In general, it is not appropriate to initiate an antibiotic regimen for diarrhea for which a causative agent has not been ... Obesity and Cancer Risk (Fact Sheet). *Susceptibility Gene Mutations Common in Those With Pancreatic Cancer and History of ... The utility of obtaining a CD4 count in the setting of acute illness is questionable. There is a body of literature showing ... Travel history - Mississippi River valley for histoplasmosis; Southwest US for coccidioidomycosis; foreign TB endemic area. ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/complications-of-human-immunodeficiency-virus-gastrointestinal-complications-of-hiv/article/604877/
*  Adenovirus infection | definition of Adenovirus infection by Medical dictionary
These links are (1) the causative agent, which must be of sufficient number and virulence to destroy normal tissue; (2) ... risk for infection a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as a state in ... See Acute HIV infection, Atypical mycobacterial infection, Breakthrough infection, Chronic symptomatic HIV infection, Close ... Coccidioidomycosis. Coccidioides immitis. Respiratory tract. Nonbudding spores containing many endospores, in sputum. ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Adenovirus+infection
*  Coccidioides posadasii - Wikipedia
... is the causative agent of coccidioidomycosis, or valley fever in humans. It resides in the soil in certain parts of the ... "Coccidioidomycosis - Acute Pulmonary - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of Coccidioidomycosis - Acute Pulmonary - NY Times Health ... where the southern and central areas appeared to impose the highest risk of infection in the United States. An important ... Smith began an extensive 17 month study of coccidioidomycosis in Kern and Tulare County, that also began a lifelong ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coccidioides_posadasii
*  Erythema Nodosum Leprosum (Leprosy) - Renal and Urology News
AKI Risk High in Cancer Patients Receiving Systemic Therapy. *Gadolinium-Based Contrast May Up Acute Kidney Injury Risk in CKD ... ENL is the clinical expression of an immune-complex mediated reaction against M leprae, the causative agent of leprosy (see ... coccidioidomycosis, Mycobacterium tuberculosis ... Gadolinium-Based Contrast May Up Acute Kidney Injury Risk in ... Changes in Risk Indicators of MetS Severity Tied to T2DM Risk. *Surgery, Radiation Regimens for High-Grade PCa Offer Similar ...
  https://www.renalandurologynews.com/dermatology/erythema-nodosum-leprosum-leprosy/article/595020/
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Time location sampling | Read by QxMD
... and the causative agents of valley fever, or coccidioidomycosis. Studies have shown that the distribution of Coccidioides in ... Involvement of Acute Care Physical Therapists in Care Transitions for Older Adults Following Acute Hospitalization: A Cross- ... Dynamic network measures reveal the impact of cattle markets and alpine summering on the risk of epidemic outbreaks in the ... The recently identified atypical porcine pestivirus (APPV) was demonstrated to be the causative agent of the neurological ...
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*  Emerging Disease Issues and Fungal Pathogens Associated with HIV Infection - Volume 2, Number 2-April 1996 - Emerging...
Most cases of histoplasmosis, coccidioidomycosis, and blastomycosis occur in regions where their causative organisms are ... Although mucocutaneous candidiasis can be treated with oral antifungal agents, increasing evidence suggests that prolonged use ... where coccidioidomycosis occurs, these fungi became recognized as major opportunistic agents. ... Klein RS, Harris CA, Butkus Small C, Moll B, Oral candidiasis in high-risk patients as the initial manifestation of the ...
  https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/2/2/96-0205_article
*  Overnight Rx Store: How many viagra can i take the lowest price!
... are useful for lacerations involving the muscle group should be avoided by the fda for routine intubation as a causative agent ... In 1965 and the presence of an acute monoarthritis or an acute. The initial management of pediatric cardiac arrest is ... Careful lamination of the soft tissues anterior to the ed should be made to minimize the risk of youth suicide and ... Cryptococcosis, histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, coccidioidomycosis, and paracoccidioidomycosis are common in adult congenital ...
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*  Complications of human immunodeficiency virus: Renal complications of HIV
While hospitalized, HIV-infected individuals are at increased risk of developing acute kidney injury (AKI), which is associated ... Drug-related renal injury in these patients is often secondary to HAART, bacterial prophylaxis or agents used to treat ... Skin findings such as Kaposi's or bacillary lesions can suggest level of immunocompromise and point at the causative process. ... Travel history - Mississippi River valley for histoplasmosis; Southwest US for coccidioidomycosis; foreign TB endemic area. ...
  https://www.infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/complications-of-human-immunodeficiency-virus-renal-complications-of-hiv/article/604893/
*  Fungal Endophthalmitis: Background, Pathophysiology, Epidemiology
Acute-onset endophthalmitis after clear corneal cataract surgery (1996-2005). Clinical features, causative organisms, and ... The most common risk factors are those that predispose to candidemia (eg, a prior history of gastrointestinal surgery, ... In vitro antimicrobial activity of silicone oil against endophthalmitis-causing agents. Retina. 1999. 19(2):122-6. [Medline]. ... Intraocular coccidioidomycosis. Surv Ophthalmol. 1978 Mar-Apr. 22(5):313-21. [Medline]. ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1204298-overview
*  Complications of human immunodeficiency virus: Pulmonary Complications of HIV - ONA
Bacterial pneumonias are common in HIV-infected individuals, the most common isolated causative agent being Streptococcus ... Coccidioidomycosis (may have CD4 counts up to 250). HIV-infected individuals with CD4 less than 50 are at risk for all of the ... The utility of obtaining a CD4 count in the setting of acute illness is questionable. There is a body of literature showing ... Do not forget to consider TB in patients who have risk factors. HIV infection greatly increases the risk of reactivation of TB ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/complications-of-human-immunodeficiency-virus-pulmonary-complications-of-hiv/article/605009/
*  All Things About
a flavivirus of the same family as the causative agents of St. Louis and Japanese encephalitis.. Cases typically occur in the ... the risk of developing active tuberculosis is greatest in the first year after exposure, the. risk also increases in the ... acute causes of bacterial meningitis. Typically WBC counts in the CSF range from 100-. 5000/ìL with a less pronounced ... C. первичный легочный coccidioidomycosis. D. первичный легочный гистоплазмоз. E. стрептококковая пневмония. OTV-C. Coccidioides ...
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*  Cervical lymphadenitis
A history of a dog bite or scratch suggests specific causative agents such as Pasteurella multocida and S. aureus. ... Treatment of acute bacterial cervical lymphadenitis without a known primary infectious source: The treatment of acute bacterial ... Incision and drainage are contraindicated because of the risk of sinus tract formation and increased risk of recurrence. ... Serologic tests for B. henselae, brucellosis, syphilis, histoplasmosis, coccidioidomycosis, and toxoplasmosis should be ...
  https://www.psychiatryadvisor.com/pediatrics/cervical-lymphadenitis/article/623061/
*  Virulent Infections | Sewage Contamination: E. coli & Enterococcus spp.
Most cases of coccidioidomycosis are subclinical. When symptoms occur, the disease is called Valley fever and is an acute ... Enteric diseases and the causative. Agents of aseptic Meningitis. Poliomyelitis. Gastro-enteritis. Gastro-enteritis. ... Exposure to this contamination elevates the risk of contracting gastrointestinal and other related diseases, which makes the ... In this article, we will discuss the virulent infectious agents.. Virulent agents cause infection in anyone who is ...
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*  Meningitis Clinical Presentation: History, Physical Examination, Complications
General physical findings in viral meningitis are common to all causative agents, but some viruses produce unique clinical ... Risk or Predisposing Factor. Bacterial Pathogen. Age 0-4 weeks. Streptococcus agalactiae (GBS) Escherichia coli K1 Listeria ... Acute bacterial meningitis in otherwise healthy patients who are not at the extremes of age presents in a clinically obvious ... Coccidioidal meningitis is the most serious form of disseminated coccidioidomycosis; it usually is fatal if left untreated. ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/232915-clinical
*  Brain Abscess - The Clinical Advisor
1. Anti-infective agents. If I am not sure what pathogen is causing the infection what anti-infective should I order?. *. ... Which individuals are of greater risk of developing a brain abscesses? * Beware: there are other diseases that can mimic a ... Beckham, JD, Tyler, KL.. "Neuro-intensive care in patients with acute CNS infections". Neurotherap. vol. 9. 2012 Jan. pp. 124- ... Post dental infection: This is enriched for streptococci and anaerobes as causative pathogens. ...
  https://www.clinicaladvisor.com/infectious-diseases/brain-abscess/article/609880/