Disease Information for Pleurodynia, epidemic

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Acute Chest Pain in Children
Anterior chest pain to trapezius ridge
Chest Pain
Chest Pain in Children
Chest pain, substernal/midline
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Epigastric Pain
Chest pain exacerbated on deep breathing
Chest pain/non-cardiac
Chest Wall Pain
Chest wall tenderness
Left anterior chest pain
Painful cough
Pleuritic chest pain
Right anterior chest pain
Splinting on breathing/sign
Acute Back Pain
Back Pain
Backache
Thoracic cage pain/stiffness
Fever
Fever Febrile Possible
Flu-Like Syndrome
High body temperature
Malaise
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Acute inflammatory markers elevated (Lab)
Right Shift (Viral) Differential Smear (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
X-RAY
Xray/Normal chest film
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Myocardial infarction, acute
Pneumothorax, spontaneous
Associated Disease & Complications
Epidemic pleurodynia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Possible unclassified infectious/specific agent
AGENT/Virus (category)
Class
CLASS/Pleural disorder (ex)
CLASS/Pulmonic (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Myocardial Ischemia Non-Arteriosclerosis
Process
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
Bornholm, BORNHOLM DIS, BORNHOLM DISEASE, Bornholms disease, DABNEY GRIP, Dabney's grip, DEVIL GRIP, Devil's grip, disease (or disorder) Bornholm, Disease Bornholms, Epidemic benign dry pleurisy, Epidemic myalgia, Epidemic Myalgias, Epidemic myositis, Epidemic pleurisy, Epidemic pleurodynia, Epidemic pleurodynia (disorder), Epidemic Pleurodynias, grip Dabney, grip devil's, MYALGIA EPIDEMIC, Myalgias Epidemic, myositis epidemic, PLEURODYNIA EPIDEMIC, Pleurodynias Epidemic, SYLVEST SYNDROME, Synonym/Bornholm disease (pleurodynia, epidemic), Synonym/Devil's grip (Pleurodynia, epidemic)
Definition

An acute, febrile, infectious disease generally occurring in epidemics. It is usually caused by coxsackieviruses B and sometimes by coxsackieviruses A; echoviruses; or other enteroviruses.

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