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125 Possible Causes for Alopecia, Microcytic Anemia, Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

  • Iron Deficiency

    Symptoms of iron deficiency include: fatigue dizziness/lightheadedness pallor hair loss twitches irritability weakness pica brittle or grooved nails hair thinning PlummerVinson[en.wikipedia.org] Angular cheilitis (sore lesions at the corners of the mouth) In rare cases, children with iron deficiency anemia may also experience: Nail changes (koilonychia or spoon nails) Alopecia[danafarberbostonchildrens.org] Differentiation from other microcytic anemias Iron deficiency anemia must be differentiated from other microcytic anemias (see table Differential Diagnosis of Microcytic Anemia[merckmanuals.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    The most used name is Plummer-Vinson syndrome, named after Henry Stanley Plummer (1874–1936) and Porter Paisley Vinson (1890–1959) who were physicians on the staff of the[ojrd.com] Celiac disease and alopecia areata: report of a new association. Gastroenterology 109, 1333–1337 (1995). 68. Bardella, M. T. et al.[dx.doi.org] Abstract Iron-refractory iron deficiency anemia (IRIDA) is a rare autosomal recessive disease characterized by congenital hypochromic microcytic anemia, low transferrin saturation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

    The authors report the case of a 6 year old with Plummer-Vinson syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other associated symptoms are atrophic glossitis, alopecia, dry skin and hair, tachycardia, koilonychia and sometimes even angina, vertigo, and syncope.5 Laboratory evaluation[dovepress.com] Blood tests demonstrate a hypochromic microcytic anemia that is consistent with an iron-deficiency anemia.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Microcytic Anemia

    Koilonychia- "spoon nails" [koi-loh-nik-ee-uh] What does Plummer-Vinson Syndrome look like in severe iron deficiency anemia?[quizlet.com] […] mouse phenotype to a splicing error in the Tmprss6 gene. 103 Mask mice have microcytic anemia due to iron deficiency, caused by inefficient iron absorption, and regional alopecia[doi.org] Causes[edit] Typical causes of microcytic anemia include: Childhood Iron deficiency anemia,[1] by far the most common cause of anemia in general and of microcytic anemia in[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hereditary Koilonychia

    […] acanthosis nigricans ADULT syndrome Alopecia Universalis, Onychodystrophy, Vitiligo Ameloonychohypohidrotic Syndrome anonychia congenita Anonychia Onychodystrophy Anonychia[rgd.mcw.edu] […] anemia. 7,8 Iron deficiency can result from several causes including malnutrition, gastrointestinal bleeding, genitourinary bleeding, worms, malignancy, celiac disease and Plummer-Vinson[podiatrytoday.com] Hypochromic microcytic anemia of crucian carp caused by infection with a trematode, Diplozoon nipponicum.[eurekamag.com]

  • Achlorhydria

    RACE Plummer-Vinson syndrome has mainly been described in whites. SEX Plummer-Vinson syndrome is more frequently observed in women.[flipper.diff.org] A wide number of extraintestinal conditions have been related to H. pylori infection -ischemic heart disease, rosacea, idiopathic chronic urticaria, alopecia areata, diabetes[scielo.isciii.es] It has been reported a frequent finding in microcytic anemia, 1, 2 hyperthyroidism 3 and chronic arthritis. 4 For many years dilute hydrochloric acid has been employed in[nejm.org]

  • Polyneuropathy

    Disease name and synonyms Plummer-Vinson syndrome, PVS Paterson-Kelly syndrome Paterson-Brown Kelly syndrome Sideropenic dysphagia Definition Plummer-Vinson syndrome is defined[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other associated symptoms are atrophic glossitis, alopecia, dry skin and hair, tachycardia, koilonychia and sometimes even angina, vertigo, and syncope.5 Laboratory evaluation[dovepress.com] Introduction Plummer-Vinson Syndrome (PVS) presents as a classical triad of dysphagia, iron-deficiency anemia, and esophageal web.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Komuragaeri Disease

    syndrome - See Plummer Vinson syndrome Kelly's syndrome - See Plummer Vinson syndrome Kennedy disease Kennerknecht Sorgo Oberhoffer syndrome - See PAGOD syndrome Kenny-Caffey[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] alopecia.[docslide.com.br] Laboratory examination showed hypochromic, microcytic anemia. A bone marrow examination revealed absent iron stores.[neurologyindia.com]

  • Constitutional Megaloblastic Anemia due to Folate Metabolism Disorder

    […] of neuroepithelial tissue Pineoblastoma Pineocytoma Plaque-form urticaria pigmentosa Plasma cell tumor Plasmacytoma Pleomorphic liposarcoma Pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma Plummer-Vinson[se-atlas.de] Combined immunodeficiencies (60 Genes) Hay-Wells syndrome (ankyloblepharon-ectodermal dysplasia-clefting syndrome), 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, Activated PIK3-delta syndrome, Alopecia[bbrauncegat.com] […] by severe microcytic anemia, B-cell lymphopenia, panhypogammaglobulinemia, and variable neurodegeneration.[bloodgenetics.com]

  • Stroke

    . • Young women presents as a photosensitive facial rash with pruritic lower lip cheilitis, • May be a/w conjunctivitis, eyebrow alopecia and pterygion. • Distinguished from[slideshare.net] Oral manifestations of Plummer-Vinson syndrome: a classic report with literature review.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 10 643·5 to 22 842·6) 31·0 (29·7 to 32·4) * 5·1 (4·3 to 5·8) * 202·3 (136·5 to 292·9) 207·8 (140·1 to 300·1) 212·1 (143·0 to 306·4) 4·9 (4·2 to 5·6) * 2·1 (1·5 to 2·6) * Alopecia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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