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Possible Causes For Peritonitis. acute - Causes


List of current finding(s):

Trauma Causes
Penetrating abdominal trauma
Abdominal trauma
Iatrogenic, Self Induced Disorders
Peritoneal dialysis/misadventure/effect
Surgical, Procedure Complication
Surgical disorders/complications
Abdomen, postoperative dehiscence
Abdominal surgery
Laparoscopy procedure
Surgical accident
Infectious Disorders (Specific Agent)
Amebiasis/Endameba histiolytica
Typhoid fever
Gonococcal disseminated infection
Primary bacterial peritonitis/ascites
Aspergillosis, disseminated
Coccidioidomycosis, disseminated
Listeria monocytogenes/listeriosis
Amebic abscess, liver
Tuberculosis, ileocecal
Whipples disease
HIV/AIDS associated Peritonitis
Infected organ, Abscesses
Abscess, intraperitoneal, RL quadrant
Cholecystitis, acute
Abscess, renal
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Puerperal infection
Surgical wound infection
Abscess, gallbladder/pericholecystic
Abscess, liver
Appendix, ruptured
Diverticulitis, colon
Ovarian abscess/Tubo-ovarian abscess
Perinephric abscess
Right sided diverticulitis
Toxic megacolon
Abscess, retroperitoneal
Abscess, subphrenic
Osteomyelitis, vertebral
Granulomatous, Inflammatory Disorders
Pancreatitis, acute
Neoplastic Disorders
Adenocarcinoma, cecum
Adenocarcinoma, colon
Angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy
Intestinal/gut lymphoma
Lymphoma, colon
Lymphoma/malignant, non-Hodgkins
Allergic, Collagen, Auto-Immune Disorders
Crohn's disease (Regional enteritis)
Nephrotic syndrome
Lipoid nephrosis/Minimal change disease
Crohn's colitis/large bowel
Ulcerative colitis
Henoch-Schonlein allergic vasculitis
Hypersensitivity angiitis
Lupus erythematosis, systemic
Polyarteritis nodosa
Rheumatoid arteritis/vasculitis
Vasculitis syndrome/secondary
Metabolic, Storage Disorders
Amyloidosis, gut
Congenital, Developmental Disorders
Meconium peritonitis
Meckel's acute diverticulitis
Meckel diverticulum/Peptic ulcer
Meckel diverticulum
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Gastroduodenal perforation
Large bowel obstruction
Penetrating duodenal ulcer
Perforated duodenal ulcer
Perforation of GI tract
Small bowel obstruction
Stomach, perforation
Duodenum diverticulum
Bowel loop strangulation
Colon/sigmoid perforation
Intestine, perforation
Perforated viscus
Richter hernia
Sponge peritoneal foreign body
Gallbladder Perforation/Rupture
Perforated Cecum
Arteriosclerotic, Vascular, Venous Disorders
Acute Superior Mesenteric Artery Blockage
Infarction, bowel
Ischemic bowel disease
Thrombosis, mesenteric vein, superior
Non-Occlusive Bowel Infarction
Reference to Organ System
Cirrhosis portal (Laennecs/alcoholic)
Cirrhosis, postnecrotic
Cushings secondary/drug-induced syndr.
Acute peritonitis, Acute peritonitis (disorder), peritonitis acute
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NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)