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71 Possible Causes for Chvostek Sign, Constipation, Polyuria

  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Further early indicators are polyuria, newly emerging or worsening hypertension or peripheral edemas. Depending on the etiology, there can also be flank pains or fever.[] […] supplements to manage anemia calcium and vitamin D supplements erythropoietin injections to stimulate the production of red blood cells phosphate binders stool softeners for constipation[]

  • Hypokalemia

    sign ipsilateral facial muscle contraction caused by tapping the facial nerve Trousseau sign carpopedal spasms by inflating the sphygmomanometer above systolic blood pressure[] Last time we reviewed the proposed mechanisms by which hypercalcaemia can induce polyuria.[] Clinical features include transient periods of muscle weakness and tetany, dizziness, abdominal pains and constipation.[]

  • Milk-Alkali Syndrome

    Patients with a prolonged course of disease may experience muscle aches, tremor, polyuria, polydipsia, and pruritus.[] When symptoms do occur, they can include: Back, middle of the body, and low back pain in the kidney area (related to kidney stones) Confusion, strange behavior Constipation[] Clinical findings Although usually asymptomatic, milk-alkali syndrome can cause high urine output, fatigue, nausea, constipation, and pain in the abdomen, back or loin (due[]

  • Bartter's Disease

    Hypotension – may be symptomatic or asymptomatic based on volume status Tetany – positive Chvostek’s and Trouseau’s signs may be present in the setting of hypomagnesemia and[] Abstract Bartter syndrome is an autosomic recessive disease characterized by severe polyuria and sodium renal loss.[] […] findings Proximal muscle weakness, failure to thrive, short stature, convulsions, tetany, cramps, ileus, gout, mental retardation, enuresis, nocturia, polyuria, salt craving, constipation[]

  • Hypomagnesemia

    Chvostek sign is an involuntary twitching of the facial muscles elicited by a light tapping of the facial nerve just anterior to the exterior auditory meatus.[] […] calcium at the level of ascending limb of loop of Henle, characterized by hypomagnesemia, hypercalciuria and nephrocalcinosis, known as "Manz syndrome," who presented with polyuria[] Mg 2 has been used as a component of enemas to treat constipation.[]

  • Conn Syndrome

    […] pri·mar·y al·dos·ter·on·ism an adrenocortical disorder caused by excessive secretion of aldosterone and characterized by headaches, nocturia, polyuria, fatigue, hypertension[] Decreased amount of potassium in blood ( hypokalemia ) manifests with constipation, muscle weakness and sometimes even with dangerous arrhythmias.[] These responses are important in climate adaptation and as a cause of constipation with elevated aldosterone.[]

  • Caffeine

    Some symptoms of caffeine withdrawal include headaches, irritability, nervousness, nausea, constipation and muscular tension.[] May Be Useful In Treatment Of: ALIMENTARY CANAL: Cancer, Constipation, Indigestion (dyspepsia), Ulcer (duodenal and peptic).[] The high tannin content of tea, on the other hand, is apt to cause constipation." 17 When taken in very large doses, moreover, caffeine is a potent poison.[]

  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism

    sign, Trusseau sign Nausea and/or vomiting Muscular cramps (back and lower limbs) Abdominal pain Wheezing (from bronchospasm) Constipation Dysphagia Bone pain Voice changes[] Here, a 32 years old lady with burning to colicky recurrent upper abdominal pain, polyuria, polydipsia associated with anorexia, dyspepsia, generalized body ache, joint pain[] Conversely, depression, bone or joint pain, and constipation were all significantly more common in patients with calcium 11.2mg/dL (p 0.006, 0.001, and 0.031, respectively[]

  • Parathyroid Adenoma

    sign Trosseau's sign QTc lenthening Acute hypercalcemia IV fluids loop diuretic (debatable as it can cause other electrolyte abnormalities) calcitonin bisphosphonate - long-term[] Initially, the patient experienced a sudden onset of gastrointestinal symptoms, polyuria, polydipsia, bone pain, renal dysfunction, nephrolithiasis, and acute pancreatitis[] Features include lethargy, fatigue, polydipsia, polyuria, myalgia, abdominal pain, constipation, nausea, and emesis.[]

  • Acute Kidney Failure

    […] recovery in patients 65 years of age increased risk of end-stage renal disease, chronic kidney disease, and mortality Presentation Symptoms may be asymptomatic oliguria anuria polyuria[] Case A 62-year-old male presented with constipation associated with vomiting and abdominal pain.[] Tubular dysfunction may persist for a few days or weeks and is manifested by sodium wasting, polyuria (possibly massive) unresponsive to vasopressin, or hyperchloremic metabolic[]

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