Review: could Diverticulitis cause Skin lesion?
Summary: Skin lesion could be caused by Diverticulitis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Pain in extremity, and take Ciprofloxacin.
We study 1,128 people who have Diverticulitis from FDA and social media. Among them, 54 have Skin lesion (Rashes). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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On Apr, 12, 2014: 1,126 people who have diverticulitis are studied. Among them, 54 (4.80%) have Skin Lesion. They amount to 0.01% of all the 963,532 people who have Skin Lesion on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have diverticulitis and experienced Skin lesion * :
|Skin lesion||65.08%||34.92% |
Age of people who have diverticulitis and experienced Skin lesion * :
|Skin lesion||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||29.17%||47.92% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin lesion||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Pain in extremity (6 people, 11.11%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 7.41%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 3.70%)
- Myocardial ischaemia (2 people, 3.70%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (2 people, 3.70%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 3.70%)
- Sigmoiditis (2 people, 3.70%)
- General anaesthesia (2 people, 3.70%)
- Basedow's disease (1 people, 1.85%)
- Breast cancer (1 people, 1.85%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Ciprofloxacin (17 people, 31.48%)
- Levaquin (14 people, 25.93%)
- Flagyl (14 people, 25.93%)
- Metronidazole (7 people, 12.96%)
- Levofloxacin (6 people, 11.11%)
- Synthroid (4 people, 7.41%)
- Acetaminophen (4 people, 7.41%)
- Ciprofloxacin hydrochloride (4 people, 7.41%)
- Cipro (4 people, 7.41%)
- Albuterol (3 people, 5.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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EB on Apr, 4, 2014:
Have used imitrex for years. Picked up a new package recently and took one 2 nights ago, woke up with small, itchy, red bumps on left side of face and forehead. Have not taken any more imitrex however rash has spread over past 24hrs and is now on forehead and right side. No other environmental or food changes.
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