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243 Possible Causes for Cholelithiasis, Malabsorption Syndrome, Recurrent Abdominal Pain

  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    […] sphincter of Oddi CBD, common bile duct CCK, cholecystokinin GACP, gallstone associated chronic pancreatitis ERCP, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography gall stone cholelithiasis[] Since these patients present with recurrent abdominal pain, ultrasound is often the initial test performed.[] Malabsorption Ovarian cysts Papillary cystadenocarcinoma of ovary Thoracic radiculopathy Table 2 Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Pancreatitis More common Acute cholecystitis[]

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Type 1

    syndrome including celiac disease and pancreatic insufficiency.[] Probably cholelithiasis is caused by bile salt pool alteration for malabsorption.[] Patients typically present with chronic diarrhea and recurrent abdominal pain, although occasionally the presentation is with a complication or an extraintestinal manifestation[]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    […] replacement of pancreas pancreatitis ( acute and chronic ) pancreatic cysts liver hepatic steatosis focal biliary and multilobular cirrhosis portal hypertension biliary system cholelithiasis[] abdominal pain; poor appetite.[] Both diseases may present the intestinal malabsorption syndrome and similar clinical manifestations that contribute to difficulties with clinical distinction.[]

  • Cholelithiasis

    Cholelithiasis may also develop as a result of the bile containing excess bilirubin. Cholelithiasis is a common problem in most western cultures.[] Some cases may give rise to recurrent abdominal pain or vomiting.[] Malabsorption Malaria Male reproductive organs Malignant bone tumors Malignant hyperthermia Mallory-Weiss syndrome MALT lymphoma Management of trauma patients Measles Mechanics[]

  • Pediatric Crohn Disease

    […] nephrolithiasis, hydronephrosis or glomerulonephritis, while concomitant hepatic disease may be represented by autoimmune or granulomatous hepatitis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, cholelithiasis[] Because of recurrent abdominal pain and diarrhoea she underwent WCE. The images show mildly stenosed small bowel with ulcers, consistent with Crohn's disease.[] syndrome including celiac disease and pancreatic insufficiency.[]

  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    As the disease progresses, there can be fat-soluble vitamin malabsorption caused by a decrease in the biliary secretion of bile acids.[] Cholelithiasis was noted in these same two mice as round, hypointense filling defects ( Figure 2a ).[] Presentations of primary sclerosing cholangitis History: Fatigue Pruritus Weight loss Right upper quadrant (RUQ) pain Recurrent biliary infections Examination: Jaundice Hepatomegaly[]

  • Cholestasis

    […] containing back-references to 576.2 : Atresia, atretic (congenital) 759.89 Mirizzi's syndrome (hepatic duct stenosis) (see also Obstruction, biliary) 576.2 with calculus, cholelithiasis[] […] with fever, jaundice and abdominal pain.[] Malabsorption Syndromes also often arise as a consequence of cholestasis as GI Lipid Absorption requires bile acids.[]

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

    As a result, the main symptoms are watery diarrhea, malabsorption syndrome, chronic malnutrition, and death, if the patient is not properly treated.[] The incidence of cholelithiasis can be minimized by providing enteric nutrition whenever feasible.[] […] reports document its use in the successful treatment of constipation, diarrhea, and abdominal pain.[]

  • Hereditary Pancreatitis

    Pancreatitis due to cholelithiasis versus sludge – In adults, biliary obstruction is usually due to stones or tumors.[] It usually begins in childhood and is characterized by recurrent attacks of abdominal pain of variable intensity and duration, followed by symptom-free periods.[] Tobacco, ethanol, coffee, pancreatitis, diabetes mellitus, and cholelithiasis as risk factors for pancreatic carcinoma. Cancer Causes Control 1993, 4:1433–1437.[]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    Code 575.0 gives examples of what is included in acute cholecystitis (including gangrenous) but excludes cholelithiasis and notes not to use if cholelithiasis present.[] , intermittent abdominal pain) By location[edit] The location of abdominal pain can provide information about what may be causing the pain.[] Risk factors: increased age female parity obesity diabetes mellitus profound weight loss fasting cystic fibrosis malabsorption syndromes familial various medication (oral[]

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