Table 2: Checklist of Pathologic Syndromes

To determine if it is a potentially infectious death, use this checklist as a guide.

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  1. Neurologic
    • Encephalitis
    • Meningitis (including hemorrhagic)
  2. Respiratory
    • Pharyngitis, epiglottitis or other upper airway infection
    • Bronchitis or bronchiolitis, acute
    • Pneumonia
    • Diffuse alveolar damage
    • Mediastinitis, hemorrhagic
  3. Cardiac
    • Myocarditis
    • Endocarditis
  4. Gastrointestinal
    • Acute hepatitis or fulminant hepatic necrosis
    • Colitis
  5. Dermatologic
    • Diffuse rash
    • Soft tissue lesion
  6. Multi-system
    • Lymphadenitis
    • Sepsis syndrome
  7. None of the above pathologic syndromes

 




Updated Thursday, 18-Nov-2010 13:48:50 CST