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340 Possible Causes for Cholelithiasis, Chronic Diarrhea, Malabsorption Syndrome

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

    A six-week-old boy presented with chronic diarrhea and failure to thrive.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The incidence of cholelithiasis can be minimized by providing enteric nutrition whenever feasible.[dx.doi.org] As a result, the main symptoms are watery diarrhea, malabsorption syndrome, chronic malnutrition, and death, if the patient is not properly treated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Type 1

    Diarrhea Diarrhea that lasts for more than 4 weeks is one of the most common symptoms of Crohn's, and it's caused by chronic inflammation.[prevention.com] Probably cholelithiasis is caused by bile salt pool alteration for malabsorption.[doi.org] syndrome including celiac disease and pancreatic insufficiency.[hindawi.com]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    The main clinical symptoms were: chronic asthma, repeated bronchopneumonia and destructive airway disease (respiratory symptoms), chronic diarrhea, steatorrhea and meconial[dx.doi.org] […] replacement of pancreas pancreatitis ( acute and chronic ) pancreatic cysts liver hepatic steatosis focal biliary and multilobular cirrhosis portal hypertension biliary system cholelithiasis[radiopaedia.org] Both diseases may present the intestinal malabsorption syndrome and similar clinical manifestations that contribute to difficulties with clinical distinction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Islet Cell Tumor

    Gastrinomas: Chronic stomach ulcers, abdominal pain, gastric reflux and diarrhea.[mdanderson.org] […] with necrolytic migratory erythema, diabetes mellitus, and thomboembolisms; VIPoma with watery diarrhea, hypokalemia and or hypo/achlorhydia; SSoma with diabetes mellitus, cholelithiasis[orpha.net] : watery diarrhea, hypokalemia, achlorhydria / hypochlorhydria Solitary, large Tail head Somatostatinoma: Diabetes mellitus, diarrhea or steatorrhea, anemia, malabsorption[pathologyoutlines.com]

  • Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    PFIC1, originally described as "Byler disease," is characterized by cholestatic feature and chronic diarrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two siblings presented, before the age of 30 years, recurrent symptomatic cholelithiasis and extensive biliary fibrosis that progressed towards portal hypertension and liver[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It can be performed without inducing clinical signs of fat malabsorption although individualized supplementation of fat-soluble vitamins with careful monitoring is warranted[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    In many people who suffer from chronic pancreatitis, this chain of events results in severe diarrhea.[livehealthy.chron.com] […] sphincter of Oddi CBD, common bile duct CCK, cholecystokinin GACP, gallstone associated chronic pancreatitis ERCP, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography gall stone cholelithiasis[doi.org] Malabsorption Ovarian cysts Papillary cystadenocarcinoma of ovary Thoracic radiculopathy Table 2 Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Pancreatitis More common Acute cholecystitis[aafp.org]

  • Pancreatic Insufficiency

    METHODS: The study included patients who met the Rome II criteria for D-IBS, patients with chronic diarrhea, and subjects without diarrhea (controls).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hardt PD, Bretz L, Krauss A, Schnell-Kretschmer H, Wüsten O, Nalop J, Zekorn T, Kloer HU: Pathological pancreatic exocrine function and duct morphology in patients with cholelithiasis[care.diabetesjournals.org] The malabsorption syndrome was effectively treated by oral administration of pancreatic enzymes.[annals.org]

  • Pediatric Crohn Disease

    diarrhea: Definition, classification, diagnosis, Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 29, 1, (6-25), (2013).[doi.org] […] nephrolithiasis, hydronephrosis or glomerulonephritis, while concomitant hepatic disease may be represented by autoimmune or granulomatous hepatitis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, cholelithiasis[symptoma.com] syndrome including celiac disease and pancreatic insufficiency.[hindawi.com]

  • VIPoma

    diarrhea persists for more than 14 days, it is called persistent, intractable, or chronic diarrhea.[platform.almanhal.com] Patients present with symptoms such as abdominal pain, weight loss, steatorrhea, hyperglycemia, and cholelithiasis.[surgery.wisc.edu] CGA can be elevated in other conditions, including renal insufficiency or severe malabsorption syndrome. What Lab Results Are Absolutely Confirmatory?[hematologyadvisor.com]

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Characterized by chronic diarrhea with normal radiologic and endoscopic findings and typical findings on histologic examination of colonic tissue and as such a medical differential[radiopaedia.org] Cholelithiasis in inflammatory bowel disease. A case-control study. Dis Colon Rectum. 1990 ; 33: 791 – 794. Google Scholar[doi.org] In this condition, the patients hav emany of the intestinal complications of Crohn's disease, including severe malabsorption.[medicinenet.com]

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