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191 Possible Causes for Chest Pain, Failure to Thrive, Risk of Cancer Possibly Increased

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    All the symptoms except chest pain were improved dramatically by speech therapy and empirical treatment for GERD.[] In pediatrics, the presentation is often non-specific, with vomiting, upper and lower respiratory symptoms, irritability, aversion to food, and failure to thrive 2.[] Possible Complications Complications may include: Worsening of asthma A change in the lining of the esophagus that can increase the risk of cancer ( Barrett esophagus ) Bronchospasm[]

  • Hypertension

    In order to side with caution, patients should be advised to drink as little as possible for many reasons, including increased risk of cancer and injury, to name a few, 15[] If the second reading is just as high and you are not experiencing any other associated symptoms of target organ damage such as chest pain, shortness of breath, back pain,[] Relevant information includes the following: Prematurity Bronchopulmonary dysplasia History of umbilical artery catheterization Failure to thrive History of head or abdominal[]

  • Myocarditis due to Radiation

    […] that there is no increased cancer risk due to this exposure cannot be excluded.[] However, acute pericarditis is more likely if inspiration and supine position worsens the chest pain, and sitting upright and leaning forward alleviates the chest pain; the[] Fred Ferri’s popular "5 books in 1" format provides quick guidance on menorrhagia, Failure to Thrive (FTT), Cogan’s syndrome, and much more.[]

  • Heart Disease

    Rheumatic diseases present with sore throat, pain in joints, chest pain, breathlessness and rash.[] , and in the American Heart Association journal, Circulation, reveals that androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT), a type of prostate cancer treatment, can increase heart risk[] The patient, who had a history of hypertension presented with chest pain and shortness of breath to the emergency department.[]

  • Peptic Esophagitis

    Possible Complications Complications may include: Worsening of asthma A change in the lining of the esophagus that can increase the risk of cancer ( Barrett esophagus ) Bronchospasm[] Esophagitis is inflammation that damages the lining of the esophagus and often causes painful or difficult swallowing and chest pain.[] […] to thrive, or difficulty gaining adequate weight.[]

  • Allergic Gastritis

    Complications that could possibly arise from Chronic Gastritis include: Severe loss of blood; hemorrhage Ulcer formation; gastric or duodenal ulcer Increased risk of stomach[] Children: Abdominal or chest pain, vomiting, feeding difficulties, failure to thrive, diarrhea, etc.[] Children with eosinophilic gastroenteritis may also have a history of early satiety, failure to thrive, and/or weight loss.[]

  • Esophageal Burn

    This type of cancer is increasing rapidly in white men. The increase is possibly related to the rise in obesity and GERD.[] Know your risk factors for heart disease, and call for emergency help if chest pain is persistent.[] 6, 2-4 No Failure to thrive 8 18m M Alkaline Esophagus 1 2, 6 No Normal growth 9 5y M Alkaline Esophagus 1 6, 3-6 No Failure to thrive 10 16m F Alkaline Esophagus 1 3, 2-4[]

  • Biliary Tract Infection

    Gallstone attacks can produce chest pain that may feel like a heart attack.[] Failure to Thrive One of the major clinical effects of cholestasis, particularly chronic cholestasis, is failure to thrive.[] Helicobacter species are associated with possible increase in risk of hepatobiliary tract cancers.[]

  • Neuroblastoma

    […] a slightly increased risk of developing another cancer in later life.[] Individuals in whom the cancer has affected the chest suffer from wheezing, pain in the chest, drooping eye lids and difference in the pupil size.[] Any grade of differentiation and any frequency of cell division in patients 5 years Nodular ganglioneuroblastoma in patients of any age Clinical features General symptoms Failure[]

  • Pulmonary Histiocytosis X

    A smoker presented with pleuritic chest pain and was found to have reticulonodular interstitial opacities on chest x-ray film.[] In children, these may include: • Abdominal pain; • Rash; • Bone pain; • Delayed puberty; • Growth failure due to pituitary involvement; • Irritability; • Failure to thrive[] Lung cancer risk is increased because of cigarette smoking.[]

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