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39 Possible Causes for Burr Cell, Exertional Dyspnea

  • Folate-Deficiency Anemia

    Folate-deficiency anemia frequently appears in women of childbearing age, in those who are pregnant or lactating, in alcohol abusers and malnourished individuals, thus proving the necessity of folate oral supplementation. Prevention must be carefully conducted, since the elderly may have difficulties tolerating folate[…][symptoma.com]

  • Anemia

    Burr cells accompany renal failure and spur cells accompany severe liver disease.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] Case 1 A 35-year-old woman presented to clinic 35 weeks pregnant, with fatigue that started early in pregnancy, dyspnea on exertion, and restless sleep.[bloodjournal.org] Elliptocytes or bizarre misshapen cells indicate inherited membrane disorders like elliptocytosis, pyropoikilocytosis, ovalocytosis, tomatocytosis, xerocytosis.[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Cor Pulmonale

    A peripheral blood smear revealed burr cells and schistocytes, suggesting microangiopathic hemolytic anemia (MAHA).[kjim.org] The patient developed progressive exertional dyspnea, with clinical and laboratory findings of right-sided heart failure and pulmonary hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nonspecific: fatigue, tachypnea, exertional dyspnea, cough, anginal chest pain, hemoptysis, hoarseness What nonspecific signs may indicate underlying lung disease Increase[quizlet.com]

  • Refractory Anemia

    A variety of morphologic abnormalities can be seen, such as burr cells in cases of uremia; microcytic, hypochromic red blood cells despite normal iron stores; or schistocytes[aafp.org] dyspnea.[ijcasereportsandimages.com] […] year-old African-American man was admitted to our institution with a three month history of progressive generalized weakness accompanied by a 20lb weight loss and progressive exertional[ijcasereportsandimages.com]

  • Microangiopathic Hemolytic Anemia

    - schistocytes, “burr cells”, “helmet cells” and “triangle cells”. 6.[slideshare.net] A 36-year-old woman came to our hospital with lower back pain and progressive exertional dyspnea for 8 weeks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] -schistocytes -fragements -burr cells -microspherocytes What are some causes of microangiopathic hemolytic anemia?[quizlet.com]

  • Acute Cor Pulmonale

    A peripheral blood smear revealed burr cells and schistocytes, suggesting microangiopathic hemolytic anemia (MAHA).[kjim.org] Nonspecific: fatigue, tachypnea, exertional dyspnea, cough, anginal chest pain, hemoptysis, hoarseness What nonspecific signs may indicate underlying lung disease Increase[quizlet.com] The patient may complain of fatigue, tachypnea, exertional dyspnea, and cough.[medictests.com]

  • Leukoerythroblastic Anemia

    cells (echinocytes) may indicate: Uremia The presence of spur cells (acanthocytes) may indicate: Abetalipoproteinemia Severe liver disease The presence of teardrop-shaped[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org] […] on exertion, and swelling of legs and scrotum.[annals.org] They may be artefactual - see Crenated cells - or pathological - see Burr cells above.[patient.info]

  • Uremic Pneumonitis

    Diagnosis Peripheral blood smear establishes the presence of MAHA by schistocytes, burr cells, helmet cells etc.[omicsonline.org] In January 2006, he again complained of cough, sputum, and exertional dyspnea for 3 days.[kjim.org] They fulfilled the criteria for HUS [hemolytic anemia with microangiopathic changes on peripheral blood smear (Burr cells), acute renal failure, and thrombocytopenia] and[clinchem.aaccjnls.org]

  • Posthemorrhagic Anaemia of the Newborn

    Other findings include burr cells (uremia), spherocytes (hereditary spherocytosis, autoimmune hemolysis, G6PD deficiency), elliptocytes (hereditary elliptocytosis), schistocytes[aafp.org] Asymptomatic in most cases Weakness, fatigue, and/or malaise Exertional dyspnea Angina with coronary artery disease Headaches or inability to concentrate Melena Pica Search[5minuteconsult.com] Possibly evidenced by Exertional discomfort or dyspnea. Inability to maintain usual level of physical activity. Increased rest requirements.[nurseslabs.com]

  • Post-Infectious Glomerulonephritis

    Laboratory evaluation revealed micro-angiopathic anaemia with burr cells, thrombocytopenia, elevated lactic dehydrogenase and low complement C3.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Case Report A 63 year-old African American male with a past medical history of diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and dermatitis presented with complaints of dyspnea upon exertion[omicsonline.org]

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