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Unformatted text preview: Hand-foot-and-mouth disease: vesicular rash on the hands and feet, and ulcerations in the mouth, mainly in children Herpes-like vesicular rashes, Rubella-like rashes ± Striated muscles Pleurodynia (a.k.a. Bornholm disease; “devil’s grip”): fever and severe chest pain due to infections of the diaphragm Chronic Fatigue Syndrome ± Heart Myocarditis, pericarditis, myopericarditis: fever, chest pain, congestive failure; fatal in neonates ± Pancreas Virus can cause pancreatic damage and is suspected to have a role in juvenile diabetes (type I insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus) ± Gastrointestinal tract Gastroenteritis, acute abdominal pain like appendicitis; diarrhea is not frequent ± Respiratory tract Common cold, upper and lower respiratory tract infections, pneumonia ± Eye Conjunctivitis ± Others Polymyositis (inflammation of muscles) Neonatal infections © 2006. A+PREP, Inc....
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2010 for the course CSB CSB351 taught by Professor Ab during the Spring '09 term at University of Toronto.
- Spring '09