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72 Possible Causes for Acute Pancreatitis, Increased Abdominal Girth, Weight Gain

  • Ascites

    Acute pancreatitis ( inflammation of the pancreas ) can cause fluid accumulation as part of the inflammatory response.[] gain.[] A 65-year-old man with a history of myocardial infarction is admitted for decreased exercise tolerance, increased abdominal girth, and ankle edema.[]

  • Lipodystrophy

    pancreatitis.[] Three patients with obesity developed in vitro neutralizing activity coincident with weight gain.[] From January 1998 through September 2000, he gained 12 kg, but he noted loss of fat and bulging veins in his arms and legs, along with an increase in abdominal girth, which[]

  • Ascariasis

    Her diagnosis was Ascaris lumbricoides induced acute pancreatitis accompanied with ascending cholangitis.[] gain, malnutrition, and learning problems. [1] [2] [5] Infection occurs by eating food or drink contaminated with Ascaris eggs from feces. [2] The eggs hatch in the intestines[] Pancreatitis due to ascariasis can be severe and life-threatening. We present a pictorial essay of acute pancreatitis due to ascariasis on four cases.[]

  • Third Trimester Pregnancy 

    Medical records were reviewed from each acute pancreatitis exactly in third trimester pregnancy.[] At weight gains greater than 0.5 kg/week further weight gain was not associated with birth size.[] Snoring Many pregnant women start snoring because of nasal congestion, and the increase in abdominal girth and the uterus pressing on the diaphragm.[]

  • Generalized Lipodystrophy

    RESULTS: Some scarring of the pancreas as a result of previous episodes of acute pancreatitis was observed.[] A 4-month-old Taiwanese female infant had hepatosplenomegaly and low body weight gain despite a voracious appetite.[] Case Report A 7-year-old girl was referred from the Department of Endocrinology with complaints of progressive loss of subcutaneous fat and poor weight gain since 2-3 years[]

  • Acute Pancreatitis

    Acute pancreatitis is a sudden inflammation of the pancreas.[] This will result in better nutrition and weight gain. Sometimes insulin or other drugs must be given to control the patient's blood sugar.[] (H&E, ob.x10) Acute pancreatitis (Acute hemorrhagic pancreatic necrosis) (detail) The acute pancreatitis ( acute hemorrhagic pancreatic necrosis ).[]

  • Duodenal Ulcer Perforation

    pancreatitis.[] […] loss Pain increases 2–5 hours after eating Pain on an empty stomach (hunger pain ) that is relieved with food intake weight gain Nocturnal pain 30–40% of patients 50–80%[] , cholecystitits, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, aortic aneurysm, and other causes of an acute abdomen.[]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    Abstract A case of erythropoietic protoporphyria associated with severe hepatic dysfunction and acute pancreatitis is reported.[] We therefore concluded that neurologic disorders and acute pancreatitis could develop in patients with erythropoietic protoporphyria with severe liver dysfunction.[]

  • Small Bowel Obstruction

    pancreatitis This appearance is not diagnostic of intra-abdominal inflammation, but rather an occasional associated feature « Previous Top Next » Last reviewed : February[] Non-nutritive sucking gives your baby a chance to practice at the breast, encouraging sucking and weight gain.[] For the higher lipase level, it indicated that patients in the surgery group have a relatively higher risk with acute pancreatitis than those in the observation group.[]

  • Familial Mediterranean Fever

    These include: surgical emergencies (appendicitis, intussception, perforated ulcer), hereditary angioedema, acute intermittent porphyria, relapsing pancreatitis, systemic[] gain, muscle atrophy, adrenocortical insufficiency, osteopenia, growth delay, avascular necrosis, emotional lability, rash, edema, hypertension, diabetes Colchicine Nausea[] Appendicitis, intussusception, perforated peptic ulcer Hereditary angioedema Acute intermittent porphyria Relapsing pancreatitis Systemic lupus erythematosus and vasculitis[]

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