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109 Possible Causes for Ascites, Chronic Kidney Insufficiency, Leg Edema

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    One month after oral prednisolone was started at 40 mg daily and tapered to 10 mg daily, he developed lower leg edema on both sides and marked proteinuria (10.8 g/day).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The investigations led to the diagnosis of Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia with associated nephrotic syndrome and chronic kidney disease due to an unusual form of hypocomplementemic[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] Examination revealed bilateral pedal edema and mild ascites.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Amyloidosis

    We report here a case of portal hypertension, ascites, and severe intrahepatic cholestasis as the initial presentation of hepatic amyloidosis and multiple myeloma, which followed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may experience symptoms such as foamy urine or leg edema.[nyp.org] Abstract We present the case of a 45-year-old woman, with two-year history of chronic renal insufficiency and proteinuria.[reumatologiaclinica.org]

  • Systemic Amyloidosis

    In this study we attempted to document the clinical circumstances of the ascites and to analyze in detail special studies performed on the ascitic fluid.[jamanetwork.com] During this observation period, the level of IgE gradually increased and, at 2 years after the initial diagnosis, bilateral leg edema and ascites with marked hepatosplenomegaly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Case report and management: We report a case in a 66-year-old patient with legs edema, inappetence and frothy urine for 2 weeks.[omicsonline.org]

  • Heart Failure

    A 50-year-old female patient presented at the clinic with the complaint of dyspnea and abdominal distention due to ascites.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The weakening of the heart's pumping ability causes Blood and fluid to back up into the lungs The buildup of fluid in the feet, ankles and legs - called edema Tiredness and[medlineplus.gov] Intravenous iron without erythropoietin for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in patients with moderate to severe congestive heart failure and chronic kidney insufficiency[doi.org]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Complications include swelling of the legs (edema), kidney problems and fluid in the lungs.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Intravenous iron without erythropoietin for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in patients with moderate to severe congestive heart failure and chronic kidney insufficiency[doi.org] Physical examination revealed S4, bilateral pretibial edema, and moderate amount of ascites.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Secondary Amyloidosis

    The liver and spleen may be enlarged, and ascites may be present.[clinicaladvisor.com] He was admitted to our hospital for evaluation of a large area of psoriatic lesions and severe leg edema.[ci.nii.ac.jp] He had proteinuria over 24 g/L and creatinine clearance of 66 mL/min, falling within second grade of chronic kidney disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Vasculitis

    Abstract A 60-year-old man with a history of hypertension, type 2 diabetes, and reflux esophagitis was admitted to our hospital with hemoptysis, dyspnea, and leg edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both can contribute to transient cerebral ischemia, memory loss, stroke-like symptoms, leg pain, GI upset, thrombophlebitis, blood clots, heart arrhythmia, and more.[ehcd.com] Arms Edema in dysesthetic limb After asthma; Before Visceral & Skin change Presenting feature in 10% to 20% Anatomic patterns of involvement Mononeuritis multiplex Peroneal[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]

  • Lipoid Nephrosis

    The fluid shift progresses and eventually causes abdominal swelling from ascites, respiratory difficulty from pleural effusion, and generalized edema. anasarca (severe generalized[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] This typically starts in the feet and legs, but can move into the hips and abdomen as well.[unckidneycenter.org] In severe cases, fluid can shift into the peritoneal cavity (abdomen) and cause ascites.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Familial Mediterranean Fever

    Erysipelas-like rashes are mainly tender, erythematous plaques over joints, legs and dorsal feet [8].[oatext.com] A rare cause of ascites: Familial Mediterranean fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Adhesions & ascites are rare. 12. # 3.[slideshare.net]

  • Acute Liver Failure

    This is known as ascites The toxins that build up affects the brain.[symptoma.com] (edema) If doctors think a person is experiencing acute liver failure, they will quickly perform tests to confirm or rule out the diagnosis.[chp.edu] , or fluid buildup in the legs ascites, or fluid buildup in the abdomen These symptoms can also be attributed to other problems or disorders, which can make liver failure[healthline.com]

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