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1,876 Possible Causes for Complete Blood Count Abnormal, Patient Appears Chronically Ill, Starvation Ketosis

  • Anorexia Nervosa

    ) further magnifies the impact of the malnutrition on the brain, owing to it being in a starvation-illness mode.[emedicine.medscape.com] 10] During prolonged food restriction in genetically vulnerable individuals, the ensuing malnutrition perpetuated by the biochemical changes induced by weight loss (ie, ketosis[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    In addition, although alcoholic ketoacidosis can result in profound acidosis, the serum bicarbonate concentration in starvation ketosis is usually not 4 ).[web.archive.org] Starvation ketosis and alcoholic ketoacidosis are distinguished by clinical history and by plasma glucose concentrations that range from mildly elevated (rarely 200 mg/dl)[web.archive.org]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Ethanol also causes structural abnormalities in the liver mitochondria which leads to ketosis superimposed by starvation, chronic malnutrition [ 13, 14 ].[pubs.sciepub.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Blood sample was collected for complete blood count and ferritin assay.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Initial laboratory testing should include Complete blood count (CBC) Red blood cell evaluation: hemoglobin, hematocrit, reticulocyte count Red blood cell indices: mean cell[symptoma.com] If the anemia is due to iron deficiency, one of the first abnormal values to be noted on a complete blood count, as the body's iron stores begin to be depleted, will be a[en.wikipedia.org]

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  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Symptoms and signs may include: Fatigue Dyspnea Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND) Chest tightness Wheezing Cough with sputum (mucoid and/or purulent) Fever Chest pain Workup consists of a detailed history, tests and physical examination. Laboratory Tests Complete blood count Arterial blood gases Serum[…][symptoma.com]

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  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Chronic kidney insufficiency affects a significant number of individuals in the developed countries, particularly the United States. The progressive nature of the disease and a substantial reduction in the quality of life over the period of time are the primary reasons why an early diagnosis is crucial. Anemia,[…][symptoma.com]

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  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Lab tests: A health-care professional may suggest any of the following tests: Complete blood count : This test measures how many of each type of blood cell are in the blood[emedicinehealth.com] Patients with rheumatoid arthritis appear undernourished and chronically ill. Most are anemic because of the effect of the disease on blood-forming organs.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] This will show anemia as well as abnormalities in white blood cell counts or platelet counts that can occur with rheumatoid arthritis.[emedicinehealth.com]

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  • Pancreatic Abscess

    Examination shows no other abnormalities. Test of the stool for occult blood is negative.[usmleforum.com] A complete blood count, serum electrolyte levels, and urinalysis are within the reference range. Which of the following is the most appropriate next step in diagnosis?[usmleforum.com]

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  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Homepage Rare diseases Search Search for a rare disease Non-Hodgkin lymphoma Disease definition Non-Hodgkin malignant lymphomas(NHL) is a heterogeneous group of malignant tumors of the lymphoid system. ORPHA:547 Synonym(s): NHL Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000 Inheritance: - Age of onset: Adult ICD-10: - OMIM: 605027[…][orpha.net]

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  • Chronic Bronchitis

    A subcategory of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The disease is characterized by hypersecretion of mucus accompanied by a chronic (more than 3 months in 2 consecutive years) productive cough. Infectious agents are a major cause of chronic bronchitis. Bronchitis is an inflammation of the bronchial tubes,[…][icd9data.com]

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