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43 Possible Causes for Burr Cell, Epigastric Pain

  • HELLP Syndrome

    Burr cells Schistocytes Reticulocyte count – consider to evaluate for presence of hemolysis Liver enzymes AST – 2 times the upper reference limit meets criteria LDH – markedly[arupconsult.com] We recommend that severely ill patients with HELLP syndrome having epigastric pain should undergo CT imaging of the liver.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laboratory studies should include: Complete blood cell (CBC) count Coagulation studies Peripheral smear for schistocytes, helmet cells, burr cells Liver function tests: serum[symptoma.com]

  • Preeclampsia

    […] hemodilution of pregnancy Peripheral smear (schistocytes, burr cells, echinocytes) Increased bilirubin ( 1.2 mg/dL) Thrombocytopenia ( 100,000) due to hemolysis and low platelet[emedicine.com] Although extremely rare, aortic dissection might be a possibility in preeclampsia pregnant women, the differential diagnosis of chest and/or epigastric pain in preeclampia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She presented to Felegehiwot Referal Hospital with a principal complaint of vomiting, epigastric pain, headache, and blurring of vision.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Microangiopathic Hemolytic Anemia

    - schistocytes, “burr cells”, “helmet cells” and “triangle cells”. 6.[slideshare.net] Pregnancy-related conditions Patients with HELLP can present with epigastric and right upper quadrant pain, nausea, vomiting and malaise.[clinicaladvisor.com] -schistocytes -fragements -burr cells -microspherocytes What are some causes of microangiopathic hemolytic anemia?[quizlet.com]

  • Hepatic Rupture

    It is characterized by microangiopathic hemolysis with burr cells and schistocytes on peripheral smear; elevated liver enzyme levels, with aspartate transaminase (AST) exceeding[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Epigastric pain and signs of intra-abdominal bleeding are the most common presenting symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, the presenting symptoms and signs, e.g. epigastric pain, shoulder pain, nausea and vomiting, are common.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Eclampsia

    […] hemodilution of pregnancy Peripheral smear (schistocytes, burr cells, echinocytes) Increased bilirubin ( 1.2 mg/dL) Thrombocytopenia ( 100,000) due to hemolysis and low platelet[emedicine.com] Headache, epigastric pain, and facial twitching usually precede these seizures, although occasionally eclampsia can arise with no warning, sometimes developing in a woman[britannica.com] Previous Contents Next Symptoms and signs of impending eclampsia These include the following: O headache, visual disturbances, epigastric pain and vomiting O rapidly developing[books.mcai.org.uk]

  • Anemia

    Burr cells accompany renal failure and spur cells accompany severe liver disease.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] Patients with typical GI symptoms, such as epigastric pain, change in bowel habit, weight loss, early satiety, or poor appetite, should be assessed for ID and anemia, since[doi.org] Elliptocytes or bizarre misshapen cells indicate inherited membrane disorders like elliptocytosis, pyropoikilocytosis, ovalocytosis, tomatocytosis, xerocytosis.[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Pregnancy-induced Hypertension

    Burr cells, schistocytes on PBS bilirubin 1.2mg/dl absent plasma haptoglobin2) Elevated liver enzymes AST 72 IU/L LDH 600 IU/L3)Low platelets 1 lakh/mm3 47.[slideshare.net] . • Hyperflexia • Nausea or vomiting • Epigastric pain (pain between your sternum and navel) Eclampsia When preeclampsia is accompanied by seizure. • Symptoms worsen • Convulsion[healthpages.org] In general, the accepted values are as follows: Hematologic changes: Abnormal peripheral blood smear (schistocytes, burr cells, or echinocytes) Indirect bilirubin 1.2 mg/dL[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Acquired Spherocytosis

    Crenated / Burr cells / Echinocytes (Echinocytes, or burr cells or crenated red cells, in contrast, have shorter, sharp to blunt spicules of uniform length which are more[slideshare.net] pain associated with anorexia, nausea, vomiting . . .[nejm.org] Burr cells (echinocytes): can indicate uremia or pyruvate kinase-deficient states. Burr cells are commonly observed as an artifact of peripheral smear preparation.[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Cor Pulmonale

    A peripheral blood smear revealed burr cells and schistocytes, suggesting microangiopathic hemolytic anemia (MAHA).[kjim.org] Case Report A male patient, 42, agricultural worker came to our emergency room complaining of burning epigastric pain, vomiting and watery stools.[scielo.br] Dependent edema and right upper quadrant pain may also appear.[health.am]

  • Recurrent Jaundice of Pregnancy

    It is characterized by microangiopathic hemolysis with burr cells and schistocytes on peripheral smear; elevated liver enzyme levels, with aspartate transaminase (AST) exceeding[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Patients with gallstones who presented with epigastric pain along with elevated serum amylase 1,000 U.I.[saudijgastro.com] Half to two thirds report epigastric or right upper quadrant pain.[glowm.com]

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