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Disease Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome

Name Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
Synonyms Adrenalitides, Meningococcal Hemorrhagic | Adrenalitis, Meningococcal Hemorrhagic | Fulminant Meningococcal Sepsis with Adrenal Apoplexy | Hemorrhagic Adrenalitides, Meningococcal | Hemorrhagic Adrenalitis, Meningococcal | Meningococcal Hemorrhagic Adrenalitides | Meningococcal Hemorrhagic Adrenalitis | Meningococcal Waterhouse Friderichsen Syndrome | Meningococcal Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome | Purpura Fulminans (Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome) | Syndrome, Meningococcal Waterhouse-Friderichsen | Waterhouse Friderichsen Syndrome | Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome, Meningococcal | Waterhouse Friederichsen Syndrome | Waterhouse-Friederichsen Syndrome
Definition A condition of HEMORRHAGE and NECROSIS of the ADRENAL GLAND. It is characterized by rapidly developing ADRENAL INSUFFICIENCY; HYPOTENSION; and widespread cutaneous PURPURA.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Blood disease | Endocrine system disease | Nervous system disease | Pathology (process) | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D014884
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningitis, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningitis, Meningococcal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neisseriaceae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningococcal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningitis, Meningococcal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningitis, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningitis, Meningococcal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
4. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Meningitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningitis, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Meningitis, Meningococcal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
5. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hematologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Blood Coagulation Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Purpura Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
6. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hematologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hemorrhagic Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
7. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Adrenal Gland Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Adrenal Insufficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
8. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hemorrhage Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Purpura Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
9. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Purpura Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome

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Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
  Fatal pneumococcal Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome