Disease Information for Leukemic meningitis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Projectile vomiting
Delirium
Delirium/Agitated delirium
Facial Nerve Palsy/Facial Paralysis
Facial weakness/droop, unilateral
Headache
Headache in children
Meningeal Signs
Stiff neck/Nuchal rigidity
Stroke Syndrome Child
Acute Back Pain
Back Pain
Backache
Acutely ill patient/signs
Fever
High body temperature
Typical Clinical Presentation
Coma with normal Head CT Scan
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute on subacute
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Potentially lethal/untreated
Course/Subacute
Lethal Potential
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
CSF abnormal
CSF Cytology Abnormal
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Hematocrit (Lab)
Hemoglobin (Lab)
RBC/Red Blood Count (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Uric acid, serum (Lab)
CSF Cells
CSF IGG synthesis rate
CSF Leukocytes
Microlab/CSF Culture negative
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Lumbar puncture/abnormal
Lumbar puncture/Increased CSF pressure/LP test
Pathology
Cytology/CSF/Abnormal
CT Scan
MRI/Head Contrast enhanced cortex convexities
MRI/Head Contrast enhanced/basilar cisterns/Brain
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Alzheimers disease
Anemia
Encephalitis
Encephalitis, viral
Meningitis, chronic
Associated Disease & Complications
Aseptic meningitis syndrome
Bells palsy/Facial nerve paralysis
Coma in Children
Coma/Unconscious
Death Outcome
Facial nerve palsy/secondary
Herpes zoster
Hyperuricemia
Intracranial Mass/Effect
Leukemic meningitis
Meningeal metastasis/secondary neoplasm
Meningitis, chronic
Stroke/Child
Facial Paralysis
Intracranial Lesion
Mass in Brain
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Pediatric disorders (ex)
CLASS/Hematologic (category)
CLASS/Leukocyte involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Marrow involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Brain/CNS disorder (ex)
CLASS/Neurologic (category)
Process
PROCESS/Neoplastic (category)
PROCESS/Blood dyscrasia/leukemic process (ex)
PROCESS/Leukemia process (ex).
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Chemotherapy(cancer)
RX/Chemotherapy/Radiotherapy combination
Other Treatments
TX/Radiotherapy.
Definition

Tumor cells that have spread from the original (primary) tumor to the tissue that covers the brain, spinal cord, or both.

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Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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