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3,678 Possible Causes for Abdominal Distension, Persistent Vomiting, Polymorphic Photodermatitis

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Complementary tests uncovered intestinal loop distension on abdominal radiography, normochromic and normocytic anemia in association with leukocytosis and hyponatremia.[] CASE REPORT A 31-year-old female who lived in Manaus-AM, Brazil was admitted to the emergency room with diffused and severe abdominal pain in association with nausea, vomiting[]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    vomiting, hyponatraemia, convulsions, psychosis or neuropathy.[] Read more about Megan Meet Ariel Learn how Ariel’s persistence took her from surgery for a broken nose, to vomiting, pain, and dangerously high blood pressure, to five misdiagnoses[] These symptoms resolve after the attack, though anxiety may persist.[]

  • Variegate Porphyria

    Ileus and bladder distension may be present.[] Attacks can persist for several weeks and manifest as intense abdominal pain, and neurological and psychological symptoms.[] Because abdominal pain is neuropathic rather than inflammatory, abdominal findings are minimal compared to the severity of the pain.[]

  • Pyloric Obstruction

    Home pyloric obstruction Radiology Case 28 Dimity McCracken , 04/03/16 04/03/16 , ICU Radiology Cases , abdominal distension , CT , gastric outlet obstruction , pyloric obstruction[] Patient had complaints of persistent vomiting with significant weight loss.[] The physical examination revealed an epigastric pain, accompanied with the abdominal distension. No signs of the peritonitis.[]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Congenital Pyloric Stenosis

    The anamnesis did not reveal any abdominal distension, weight loss or previous medication. The medical history Chapter was not contributory.[] Due to the loss of hydrochloric acid in the gastric contents from persistent vomiting, patients are at risk of electrolyte imbalance, specifically the characteristic hypochloremic[] The infant may present with failure to retain feeds, persistent non-bilious vomiting after feeds, a palpable epigastric mass [which is the thickened pylorus] and dehydration[]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Porphyria

    Ileus and bladder distension may be present.[] Megan Railling "Megan was a typical healthy teenager until, for no explainable reason, she became ill with persistent vomiting, abdominal symptoms, bowel dysfunction and major[] Because abdominal pain is neuropathic rather than inflammatory, abdominal findings are minimal compared to the severity of the pain.[]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Abdominal distension: 22% (44) cases had associated abdominal distension. 81.8% (36/44) of Hyponatremic children had distension of abdomen. 5.1% (8/143) of Isonatremic children[] Two days later, the patient returned with severe dehydration, resolving diarrhea and persistent vomiting. She was admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit.[] Oral rehydration therapy remains the best means of rehydrating, and ondansetron is a safe and effective adjunct to help children with persistent vomiting.[]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis

    A 24-year-old woman presented with a history of persistent vomiting for at least 3 months. This resulted in severe dehydration with risk of acute kidney injury.[] Symptoms include forceful vomiting, being hungry after vomiting and weight loss or poor weight gains. If your baby has persistent vomiting, see your GP immediately.[] Persistent vomiting can quickly lead to dehydration and electrolyte imbalance, which can be life-threatening. Babies will fail to gain weight (or will lose weight).[]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis
  • Partial Small Bowel Obstruction

    […] used to treat constipation and abdominal distension.[] Metabolic alkalosis can be seen in patients with persistent vomiting. Hematocrit may be elevated in severe dehydration.[] Operative management VS Non operative management Patients without the signs of strangulation or peritonitis or history of persistent vomiting or combination of CT scan signs[]

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  • Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

    Although the infant had not opened the bowel for two days prior to the onset of the illness, there was no abdominal distension at any point.[] This report describes a child with hypertrophic pyloric stenosis with persistent vomiting after pyloromyotomy due to a coexistent hypertrophic antral polyp.[] Even though it is a rare anomaly, HPS should be kept on mind in the presence of persistent vomiting following repair of OA.[]

    Missing: Polymorphic Photodermatitis

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