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138 Possible Causes for Abdominal Distension, Amylase Increased, Jaundice

  • Pancreatitis

    Between 50 and 90 percent of patients have signs of abdominal distension or muscle spasms with epigastric pain and left upper-quadrant tenderness. 3, 6 Other signs are fever[web.archive.org] Detection and diagnosis When making a diagnosis, the doctor checks for signs of jaundice, weakness, emaciation, diarrhea and/or foul-smelling stool.[gwhospital.com] Our meta-analysis has demonstrated that both CTLA-4 inhibitors alone and combination treatment of nivolumab and ipilimumab could increase the risk of amylase or lipase elevation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    When a gallstone gets trapped, it can lead to an intestinal obstruction, called gallstone ileus, leading to abdominal pain, vomiting, constipation, and abdominal distension[en.wikipedia.org] A 61-year-old man presented with upper abdominal pain and jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] More marked increases, especially if lipase (amylase is less specific) is elevated 2-fold, suggest bile duct obstruction.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

    Abdominal distension: Swelling of the abdomen, usually due to an increased amount of intestinal gas.[webmd.com] A 70-year-old Caucasian male presented with vague complaints of nausea, vomiting and abdominal distention, with subsequent development of jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This patient initially presented with painless jaundice and computed tomography (CT) revealed a mass in the head of the pancreas.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas

    Jaundice and related symptoms Jaundice is yellowing of the eyes and skin.[cancer.org] Jaundice. Pancreatic cancer that blocks the liver's bile duct can cause jaundice. Signs include yellow skin and eyes, dark-colored urine, and pale-colored stools.[mayoclinic.org] Pancreatic cancer leads to multiple symptoms, the most characteristic of which being abdominal pain that radiates to the back, jaundice, and weight loss.[symptoma.com]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Complementary tests uncovered intestinal loop distension on abdominal radiography, normochromic and normocytic anemia in association with leukocytosis and hyponatremia.[rbti.org.br] […] nutrition 180 Nutritional disorders and their management 200 Clinical biochemistry of the gastrointestinal tract 214 Assessment of hepatic function and investigation of jaundice[books.google.com] A 27-year-old man was admitted to our hospital for evaluation and treatment of liver dysfunction with jaundice and hepatosplenomegaly.[ci.nii.ac.jp]

  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst

    We report a case of a giant pancreatic pseudocyst in a 33-year-old woman presenting with abdominal pain, loss of appetite and abdominal distension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hydatid cyst of the pancreas is very rare and usually presents with obstructive jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laboratory tests showed increased serum and urine amylases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Pancreatitis

    A 50-year-old male presented with a 1-day history of abdominal bloating and distension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient was a 62-year-old woman with a history of severe acute pancreatitis complicated by walled-off necrosis (WON), who developed obstructive jaundice during the recovery[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lab Increased amylase, increased lipase. Management Supportive bowel rest with parenteral nutrition.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Biliary Peritonitis

    RESULTS: A total of 6 patients were included in present series commonest presenting symptom was progressive abdominal distension without signs of overt peritonitis followed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This may be so, but more likely the problem is a peritoneal effusion in a jaundiced patient which thus resembles bile.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] organisms; increased amylase ; increased mononuclear cells and decreased glucose occur in tuberculous peritonitis Leukocytosis – up to 50,000/ul with 80-90% neutrophils ;[diagnose-me.com]

  • Small Bowel Obstruction

    distension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Complications may include or may lead to: Electrolyte (blood chemical and mineral) imbalances Dehydration Hole (perforation) in the intestine Infection Jaundice (yellowing[medlineplus.gov] Possible Complications Complications may include or may lead to: Electrolyte (blood chemical and mineral) imbalances Dehydration Hole (perforation) in the intestine Infection Jaundice[nicklauschildrens.org]

  • Mesenteric Infarction

    On the 14th hospital day, the developing abdominal distension and generalized tenderness suggested a mesenteric vascular occlusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Epigastric pain, can be RUQ or LUQ with radiation to back, relieved by sitting up (like pericarditis – can think of pancreatitis as ‘the pericarditis of the belly’) Vomiting, /- jaundice[emergencymedicinecases.com] Serum amylase was normal. The haemoglobin concentration was stable at this stage.[pmj.bmj.com]

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