Blood tests showed moderate inflammation and anicteric
Leptospirosis: A frequently forgotten disease.
In addition, she was acyanosed, anicteric
, febrile (37.8[degrees]C), not in respiratory distress (20 cycles/min), and not dehydrated.
Malik has documented complication of anicteric
hepatitis, bone marrow suppression, paralytic ileus, myocarditis, psychosis, cholecystitis, osteomyelitis, peritonitis, pneumonia, hemolysis, and syndrome of inappropriate release of antidiuretic hormone (SIADH) in order of frequency.7 A study done by Alshosk and Alahmadi on complication of enteric fever showed that maximum cases were with abdominal complications (12.4%).17
In Germany the long-term follow-up study of women infected with contaminated Rh immune globulin exhibited a rate of chronicity in 43% and with the history of jaundice, as compared to 60% among those who remained anicteric
Although the asymptomatic form of hepatitis A is typical for childhood, according to Strashimirov and Cherveniakova  in the majority of cases (60-80%) hepatitis A has an anicteric
Hence, early creatine phosphokinase (CPK) testing may provide the clue to the diagnosis of occult muscle disease in children with unexplained anicteric
She appeared pale and had anicteric
bilateral temporal subconjunctival hemorrhage and a nontender abdomen.
Watten, "Sporadic anicteric
leptospirosis in South Vietnam: a study in 150 patients," Annals of Internal Medicine, vol.
At presentation to our unit, she was acutely ill looking, febrile with a temperature of 38.1 [degrees]C, dehydrated, not pale, and anicteric
. Her respiratory rate was 30/minute with reduced air entry and coarse crepitations in both lower lung fields.
It is most commonly seen in immunocompromised patients, neonates, pregnancy, and its presentation can be similar to acute hepatitis anicteric
transaminitis, fever, leukopenia, and flu-like symptoms. It is also characterized by fulminant hepatic necrosis with serum transaminase levels frequently elevated.
On physical exam, she was a febrile and anicteric
. Vital signs were within normal limits without postural change.