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Differential Diagnosis For Fever in elderly


List of current finding(s):

Trauma Causes
Traumatic Brain Hemorrhagic Necrosis
Electromagnetic, Physics, trauma, Radiation Causes
Heat exhaustion/prostration
Infectious Disorders (Specific Agent)
Herpes Zoster
Gastroenteritis, viral
Pneumonia, bacterial
Pneumonia, viral
C Difficile/lPseudomembranous colitis
Encephalitis, viral
Food poisoning, salmonella
Meningitis Bacterial
Meningitis, Hemophilus
Meningitis, pneumococcal
Meningococcal meningitis
Amebiasis/Endameba histiolytica
Influenza pneumonia
Pneumonia, acute lobar
Pneumonia, pneumococcal
Respiratory syncytial virus infection
Shigella enteritis(bacillary dysentery)
Streptococcus pyogenes pneumonia
Typhoid fever
Meningitis, tuberculosis
Gram negative (e coli) meningitis
Klebsiella pneumonia
Leptospiral meningitis
Listeria meningitis
Meningitis, staphylococcus aureus
Pneumonia, abscessing staphylococcal
Pneumonia, psuedomonas
West Nile fever/encephalitis
Legionaires disease
Pittsburgh pneumonia agent disease/PPA
Pneumonia, gram-negative type
Pneumonia, staphylococcal
Whipples disease
Tularemia meningitis
Infected organ, Abscesses
Gastroenteritis, acute
Pneumonia, aspiration
Interstitial pneumonia, usual type
Pneumonia, unresolved
Diverticulitis, colon
Lingula pneumonia
Middle lobe pneumonia
Granulomatous, Inflammatory Disorders
Bronchiolitis obliterans/pneumonia/BOOP
Necrotizing alveolitis/Pneumonia
Neoplastic Disorders
Leukemia, acute
Adenocarcinoma, colon
Carcinoid syndrome/Carcinoid metastatic
Myeloblastic crises/CML patient
Myelogenous leukemia, chronic
Prolymphocytic leukemia
T-cell leukemia
Adenocarcinoma, gastric
Adenocarcinoma, pancreatic
Lymphoma/malignant, non-Hodgkins
Allergic, Collagen, Auto-Immune Disorders
Arteritis, giant cell/non-cranial
Temporal/Craniotemporal arteritis
Rheumatoid arthritis
Polymyalgia rheumatica
Ulcerative proctitis
Deficiency Disorders
Dehydration and fever
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Dissecting aortic aneurysm
Fistula, Aorticoduodenal (Aorticoenteric)
Pneumonia, lipoid/hydrocarbon
Arteriosclerotic, Vascular, Venous Disorders
Cerebral vascular accident
Cerebral hemorrhage
Myocardial infarction, acute
Reference to Organ System
Hypothalamic lesion
Anticholinergics (Belladonna/Atropine) toxidrome
Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic acid) Administration/Toxicity
Neuroleptic medication Administration/Toxicity
Tricyclic antidepressant Administration/Toxicity
Antihistamine Administration/Toxicity/effect
Atropine Administration/Toxicity/injection
Belladonna tincture/elixir Administration/Toxicity
Anticholinergics/Spasmolytics Administration/Toxicity
Drug/medication fever
Statin Myopathy
Organ Poisoning (Intoxication)
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)