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202 Possible Causes for Brandt Syndrome, Malnutrition

  • Zinc Deficiency

    Malnutrition, prematurity, total parenteral nutrition dependence, and burns increase the demand for zinc, whereas congenital malabsorption syndromes represent clinical situations[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is also called acrodermatitis enteropathy, primary zinc malabsorption syndrome , Danbolt-Closs syndrome and Brandt syndrome .[dermnetnz.org] Severe depletion of zinc in two patients with advanced cancer and malnutrition was accompanied by cutaneous bleeding and laboratory findings of platelet dysfunction, both[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brandt Syndrome

    In congenital acrodermatitis enteropathica these lesions begin to appear after weaning is started. [1,4] History of malnutrition Malnutrition especially zinc deficiency leads[explainmedicine.com] Brandt syndrome (BS) is also called acrodermatitis enteropathica (AE). It is a congenital disease that causes zinc deficiency due to malabsorption.[symptoma.com] Histopathologic findings are typically indistinguishable from other forms of malnutrition dermatitis.[bmcdermatol.biomedcentral.com]

  • Intravenous Hyperalimentation

    The presence of malnutrition increases the morbidity and mortality of surgery and can be reversed by using intravenous hyperalimentation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Absence of the established delayed hypersensitivity in the surgical patient, especially those with malignant diseases, is probably secondary to generalized malnutrition, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Intravenous hyperalimentation can ameliorate the inevitable protein-calorie malnutrition present in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    A 42-year-old man with a history of Billroth II-gastrectomy, chronic alcoholism, and malnutrition developed acute tetraparesis, two days before admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abnormality of a thiamine-requiring enzyme in patients with Wernicke-Korsakoff's syndrome. N. Engl. J. Med. 297: 1367–1370.[link.springer.com] Alcoholism is related to malnutrition and low levels of several vitamins that take part in the metabolism of homocysteine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    A person with IBD has to pay close attention to their diet, since they may have malnutrition.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] Accessed September 10, 2018. 5- American C, Brandt L, Chey W, et al. An evidence-based position statement on the management of irritable bowel syndrome.[hakeemteam.com] Malnutrition. Inflammation of joints, eyes, and skin. The risk of colon cancer and rectal cancer arises after 10 years of ulcerative colitis.[netdoctor.co.uk]

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

    ., for ischaemia or inflammation), resulting in complex nutritional imbalances and/or malnutrition.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Small intestine insufficiency; Short gut syndrome; Necrotizing enterocolitis - short bowel Buchman AL. Short bowel syndrome. In: Feldman M, Friedman LS, Brandt LJ, eds.[nlm.nih.gov] Extensive bowel resection may lead to a state of inadequate nutrient absorption and malnutrition known as short bowel syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    Pathology was consistent with liver injury secondary to severe malnutrition rather than from refeeding syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 4-year prospective study of Eating Disorder NOS compared with full eating disorder syndromes.[jamanetwork.com] What is Anorexia Nervosa (Self-Starvation, Malnutrition, Severe Weight Loss, Extreme Weight Loss) Statistics on Anorexia Nervosa (Self-Starvation, Malnutrition, Severe Weight[myvmc.com]

  • Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

    Symptoms include abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, and malnutrition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In: Feldman M, Friedman LS, Brandt LJ, eds. Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders; 2016:chap 99.[nlm.nih.gov] Three discontinued, two due to study length, and one on prucalopride due to unrelated malnutrition and bronchopneumonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Central Pontine Myelinolysis

    Chronic alcohol abusers with additional liver disease and malnutrition have altered osmotic equilibrium at baseline that predisposes them to osmotic demyelination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pfister HW, Einhäupl KM, Brandt T. Mild central pontine myelinolysis: a frequently undetected syndrome. Eur Arch Psychiatr Neurol Sci 1985 ; 235 : 134 –9.[jnnp.bmj.com] Pfister HW, Einhäupl KM, Brandt T: Mild central pontine myelinolysis: A frequently undetected syndrome. Eur Arch Psychiatry Neurol Sci 1985;235:134–139.[doi.org]

  • Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

    A prolonged avoidance of food due to fear of aggravation of postprandial symptoms leads to severe malnutrition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In: Feldman M, Friedman LS, Brandt LJ, eds. Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders; 2016:chap 99.[medlineplus.gov] Abstract Patients with idiopathic chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction suffer from malnutrition because of inability to maintain adequate oral intake without the development[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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