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27 Possible Causes for Angular Cheilitis, Fatty Liver, Folic Acid Decreased

  • Celiac Disease

    Ultrasound abdomen had shown fatty liver. Nutrition consult was sought and he was found to have a BMI of 6.8kg/m2.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients should also be evaluated for osteoporosis, thyroid dysfunction, and deficiencies in folic acid, vitamin B12, fat-soluble vitamins, and iron, and treated appropriately[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: autoimmunity; celiac hepatitis; gut–liver axis; intestinal barrier; liver immunity; non-alcoholic fatty liver disease; tolerance[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    The dyscrasia of chronic alcoholism is a very common cause of fatty liver.[thesaurus.com] Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) deficiency presents with angular cheilitis (cracked corners of the mouth), atrophic glossitis (inflamed tongue) and a rash on the face that resembles[dermnetnz.org] The liver is usually small; when the liver is enlarged, fatty liver or hepatoma should be considered.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Type 1

    Fatty liver, primary sclerosing cholangitis (rare), cholangiocarcinoma (rare).[patient.info] cheilitis Granulomatous cheilitis (persistent lip swelling).[dermnetnz.org] Doctors prescribe folic acid to decrease the side effects of methotrexate. Cyclosporine is given by injection in high doses.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Riboflavin Deficiency

    Other signs include corneal opacity, lenticular cataracts, hemorrhagic adrenals, fatty degeneration of the kidney and liver, and inflammation of the mucous membrane of the[en.wikipedia.org] Showing it to your doctor, he would certainly tell you point blank – Angular Cheilitis! This would be followed by you asking, “What is Angular Cheilitis?”[web.archive.org] Increasing intake of riboflavin from dietary and supplement sources, along with thiamine, folic acid, and vitamin B12, might decrease the risk of developing cervical cancer[webmd.com]

  • Tropical Sprue

    liver on USG 24 (24.4) 1 (4.0) 0.0200 Table 2 Factors Differentiating Tropical Sprue From Parasitic Infections on Multivariate Analysis Parameter Wald chi square value P[irjournal.org] 0.0001 Crypt hyperplasia 9 (9.1) 1 (4.0) 0.3900 Any grade of villous atrophy 50 (51.0) 1 (4.0) 0.0001 Any grade of lamina propria inflammation 98 (100.0) 22 (88.0) 0.0010 Fatty[irjournal.org]

  • Iron Deficiency

    At necropsy there is marked enlargement of the heart and spleen, hydropericardium, ascites, edema in various tissues and fatty changes in the liver.[vetmed.iastate.edu] ID can lead to anemia which can present with koilonychia, atrophic glossitis, fissured tongue, angular cheilitis, pica, pallor, decreased intellectual abilities, dyspnea,[symptoma.com] acid (IFA) supplementation and its potential role in reducing the burden of IDA.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Vitamin B Deficiency

    Good sources of B12 include liver, meat, milk, cheese and eggs, almost anything of animal origin.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] acid.[mayoclinic.org] For example, the birth-control pill causes a decrease in B12, along with zinc, folic acid/folate, B6, and vitamin C, while metformin , which is used to treat diabetes, might[chatelaine.com]

  • Vitamin B6 Deficiency

    liver (NAFLD) Heavy alcohol use, alcoholics Seizures, epilepsy, MS, Crohn’s and IBD Depression, OCD and schizophrenia.[paulaowens.com] Other prominent features are inflammation of the tongue (glossitis), which presents as soreness and redness of the tongue, and angular cheilitis which presents as cracks at[symptoma.com] Learn More Neomycin Neomycin can decrease absorption or increase elimination of many nutrients, including calcium , carbohydrates, beta-carotene , fats, folic acid , iron[wa.kaiserpermanente.org]

  • Anemia due to Vitamin B6 Deficiency

    liver?[namrata.co] The classic clinical syndrome for vitamin B6 deficiency is a seborrheic dermatitis-like eruption, atrophic glossitis with ulceration, angular cheilitis (scaling on the lips[podiatrytoday.com] MCV increase or decrease along with an increase or decrease in MCH is a significant finding for folic acid and/or B12 need (increase) or iron, copper or vitamin B6 need (decrease[drkaslow.com]

  • Cystic Fibrosis - Gastritis - Megaloblastic Anemia Syndrome

    Liver Disease, and Pancreatic and Islet Cell Transplants.[books.google.de] "Angular cheilitis, part 2: nutritional, systemic, and drug-related causes and treatment" (PDF). Cutis. 88 (1): 27–32. PMID 21877503.[en.wikipedia.org] Narcotics/Opioids NSAIDS Metabolic Syndrome Multiple Sclerosis Muscular Dystrophy (myotonic Type 1) Myelomeningocele (spina bifida) NASH/ NAFLD (non-alcoholic steatohepatitis/fatty[drklearman.com]

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