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100 Possible Causes for Cholinesterase Decreased

  • Malnutrition

    Pseudocholinesterase deficiencies occur because of both genetic and acquired factors. We present the case of a patient with a history of bariatric surgery and severe malnutrition who subsequently developed prolonged neuromuscular blockade after succinylcholine administration. She had markedly decreased[…][]

  • Sepsis

    What is sepsis? Sepsis is an illness that affects all parts of the body that can happen in response to an infection and can quickly become life-threatening. In severe cases of sepsis, one or more organs fail. In the worst cases, sepsis causes the blood pressure to drop and the heart to weaken, leading to septic[…][]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    Cirrhosis represents the final common histologic pathway for a wide variety of chronic liver diseases. It is characterized by fibrosis and the conversion of normal liver architecture into structurally abnormal nodules. Cirrhosis is irreversible, but the progression can be very slow, depending on its cause and other[…][]

  • Hepatitis

    Also called: Viral hepatitis Summary Your liver is the largest organ inside your body. It helps your body digest food, store energy, and remove poisons. Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver. Viruses cause most cases of hepatitis. The type of hepatitis is named for the virus that causes it; for example, hepatitis[…][]

  • Liver Metastasis

    BACKGROUND: Repeat hepatectomy is a widely accepted treatment for patients with recurrent colorectal liver metastasis (CRLM). The aim of this study was to compare initial and repeat hepatic resection concerning overall survival, prognostic factors and postoperative quality of life. METHODS: Data on patients who[…][]

  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common primary hepatic malignancy. History A concise and complete history-taking should be done by the physician to obtain valuable pieces of information such as occupation, a history of hepatitis, jaundice, intravenous drug use, blood transfusion, multiple unprotected[…][]

  • Leukemia

    BACKGROUND: Invasive aspergillosis involving patients with neutropenia or severe immunosuppression, such as patients with hematologic malignancies is associated with high mortality. Patients with T-cell large granular lymphocytic leukemia (T-LGL) on the other hand are considered to be less vulnerable for severe[…][]

  • Crohn's Disease Health's Disease and Condition content is reviewed by Kate Grossman, M.D. A resection is a type of abdominal surgery that is commonly used to treat patients with Crohn’s disease (CD). In this type of surgery, a portion of the large or small intestine is removed, and the two healthy ends are reattached.[…][]

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    Ulcerative colitis (Colitis ulcerosa) is a form of inflammatory bowel disease. It characteristically involves the colon and extends proximally from the anal verge. The exact etiology of ulcerative colitis is unknown. Individuals with ulcerative colitis can present rectal bleeding, mucous discharge from the rectum, and/or[…][]

  • Pesticide Poisoning

    […] plasma or red blood cell (RBC) cholinesterase activity.[] […] membrane signs and symptoms Profuse sweating (local or generalized) Lacrimation (tear formation) Conjunctival injection Laboratory finding suggestive of nerve agent poisoning Decreased[]

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