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2,208 Possible Causes for Amnesia, Hematocrit Decreased, Pernicious Anemia not due to Intrinsic Factor Deficiency

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Technically, the term "pernicious anemia" refers to vitamin B12 deficiency due to a lack of intrinsic factor.[web.archive.org] […] in serum vitamin B 12 and the decline in hematocrit.[aafp.org] The syndrome has 2 components: Wernicke’s encephalopathy (WE), and Korsakoff’s amnesia (KA).[neuropathology-web.org]

  • Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

    anemia 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Vegan anemia D51.3 ) pernicious ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D51.0 Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia due to intrinsic[icd10data.com] The syndrome has 2 components: Wernicke’s encephalopathy (WE), and Korsakoff’s amnesia (KA).[neuropathologyweb.org] , [3] and copper deficiency. [4] It is usually associated with pernicious anemia.[ipfs.io]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    In pernicious anemia, the intrinsic factor necessary for vitamin B12 absorption is lacking, often due to an autoimmune factor.[livestrong.com] […] in serum vitamin B 12 and the decline in hematocrit.[aafp.org] This can consequentially lead to very severe symptoms of deficiency, ranging from depression over the destruction of nerves in limbs and the spinal cord to severe amnesia.[b12-vitamin.com]

  • Myxedema

    As part of the syndrome, the presence of hypothermia, decreased level of consciousness, amnesia, hallucinations and seizures, gastric and enteric atony with possible ileus[jscimedcentral.com]

    Missing: Pernicious Anemia not due to Intrinsic Factor Deficiency
  • Lead Poisoning

    […] construction workers and to decreased birth weight and increased odds of clinically relevant hypertension ( Gonzalez-Cossio et al. 1997 ; Hu et al. 1996 ).[doi.org] […] occurs as a consequence of a toxic environment: prolonged ingestion or inhalation of lead-containing material (e.g. contaminated water, paints, batteries). neuropsychiatric amnesia[radiopaedia.org] A 54-year-old man was admitted to a general hospital 3 days after the exposure to TEL and complained of hand tremors, amnesia and disorientation.[jstage.jst.go.jp]

    Missing: Pernicious Anemia not due to Intrinsic Factor Deficiency
  • Wilson Disease

    The authors present a case report of a 28-year-old patient with hepatic, but no neurological, signs of Wilson disease, with pathological changes in both the globi pallidi and caudate found with routine brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The patient was recommended for liver transplantation by hepatologists, and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Pernicious Anemia not due to Intrinsic Factor Deficiency
  • Pellagra

    Korsakoff's psychosis involves a loss of memory of the immediate past and often elaborate confabulation which tends to conceal the amnesia.[fao.org]

    Missing: Pernicious Anemia not due to Intrinsic Factor Deficiency
  • Anemia

    Pernicious anemia is caused by a lack of intrinsic factor, which is required to absorb vitamin B12 from food.[en.wikipedia.org] Throughout fetal life, erythrocytes decrease in size and increase in number: hematocrit increases from 30% to 40% during the second trimester to 50% to 63% at term.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org] We observed a significant increase in hematocrit and transferrin saturation and a decrease in the percentage of hypochromic red cells and ferritin levels at the end of the[doi.org]

    Missing: Amnesia
  • Congenital Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    anemia Biermer anemia Pernicious (congenital) anemia Congenital intrinsic factor deficiency D51.1 Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia due to selective vitamin B12 malabsorption[icd10coded.com] […] in serum vitamin B 12 and the decline in hematocrit.[aafp.org] The syndrome has 2 components: Wernicke’s encephalopathy (WE), and Korsakoff’s amnesia (KA).[neuropathology-web.org]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    A vitamin B12 deficiency due to pernicious anemia (positive intrinsic factor antibodies) was also highlighted, but this was not enough to explain the anemia without macrocytosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ; normal unless infection is present Cells are iron deficient; as hematocrit falls below 30%, hypochromic microcytic cells appear, followed by a decrease in MCV White blood[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Anemia characterized by decreased or absent iron stores, low serum iron concentration, low transferrin saturation, and low hemoglobin concentration or hematocrit value.[icd9data.com]

    Missing: Amnesia

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