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2,858 Possible Causes for Appendicitis, Mean Corpuscular Volume Decreased, Thyroxin Binding Globulin Increased

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Type 1

    Scherl cautions that appendicitis pain also occurs in this lower right quadrant, but appendicitis pain is sharp and acute, whereas Crohn's disease is chronic and intermittent[] Common presenting symptoms include chronic diarrhoea, weight loss, and right lower quadrant abdominal pain mimicking acute appendicitis.[]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Some of the more common misdiagnoses are appendicitis and cholecystitis; other patients are told they have a urinary tract infection, colitis, or another common condition.[] In the case of acute abdomen with fever, the suspicion of appendicitis is obvious. An appendectomy scar is thus often found amongst porphyria patients.[] Other causes of symptoms should be excluded, particularly treatable conditions requiring urgent treatment, such as appendicitis, complications of pregnancy or pancreatitis[]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    AIP can be confused with other causes of acute abdominal disorders such as appendicitis with peritonitis or nephrolithiasis.[] AIP can mimic many common surgical and medical conditions such as appendicitis, cholecystitis, pancreatitis, etc., and may lead to extensive diagnostics or surgical intervention[] These nonspecific neurovisceral attacks were subject to medical and surgical misdiagnoses of acute appendicitis, sinus tachycardia, renal calculi, drug-induced acute interstitial[]

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    The pathogenesis of appendicitis, however, is not known.[] Patients who underwent appendectomy for appendicitis and mesenteric lymphadenitis had a low risk of ulcerative colitis (for patients with perforated appendicitis, the adjusted[] One of the most common conditions associated with acute abdominal pain is acute appendicitis.[]

  • Meckel Diverticulum

    Three of the most common causes of surgical abdominal pain in pediatric patients include appendicitis, Meckel diverticulum, and intussusception.[] III: probable appendicitis (7-8 points), and Group IV: highly probable appendicitis ( 8 points).[] Inflammation of this Meckel's diverticulum may mimic appendicitis.[]

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  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma

    Introduction: Cecal adenocarcinoma presenting as appendicitis, although rare is not unknown.[] Diagnosis Virtual Colon: Large 4 Cm Cecal Adenocarcinoma With Extension/fistula Into Sigmoid and Uterus Diagnosis Hidden - Click to View Pearls Colon Acute Abdomen Appendix and Appendicitis[] Colon CASE NUMBER 2 Added November 13, 2009 Diagnosis Cecal Adenocarcinoma W/intussusception Diagnosis Hidden - Click to View Pearls Colon Acute Abdomen Appendix and Appendicitis[]

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  • Strongyloides Stercoralis

    To the authors' knowledge, this is the first case of eosinophilic acute appendicitis caused by these two parasitic worms reported in the medical literature.[] […] asymptomatic but may be associated with abdominal pain, diarrhea, weight loss, malabsorption, nausea, GI bleeding or vomiting Involvement of the appendix may cause acute appendicitis[] The pathological analysis of the appendix revealed acute appendicitis, accentuated eosinophilia and infestation by Strongyloides stercoralis and Enterobius vermicularis.[]

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  • Third Trimester Pregnancy

    Correct references for pregnancy can be extremely important for clinical decisions such as ablatio placentae, appendicitis, premature rupture of membranes and preeclampsia[] Appendicitis in Late Pregnancy Nausea and vomiting are common symptoms of appendicitis, which can occur throughout pregnancy, including during the third trimester.[] These could be signs of preterm labor or other conditions such as hernias, appendicitis, or uterine ruptures. 8.[]

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  • Duodenal Ulcer

    Perforated appendicitis can be associated with widespread bowel necrosis and multiple perforations.[] It is often a complication of intra-abdominal infection most commonly caused by diverticulitis and appendicitis.[] Jeffery Jr RB, Laing FC, Lewis FR: Acute appendicitis: high resolution real-time US findings. Radiology 163 :11–14, 1987 Google Scholar 12.[]

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  • Ectopic Pregnancy

    At the time of surgery, an appendectomy also was performed owing to concern for concurrent appendicitis; histopathologic examination revealed appendiceal endometriosis.[] Other, less common causes of tubal obstruction or blockage include abdominal infections such as appendicitis, pelvic tumors, and scar tissue formation after abdominal surgery[] So, things like previous surgery, for example, an appendicitis, or a history of sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia or gonorrhea, any abdominal surgery, even caesarian[]

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