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423 Possible Causes for Constipation, Failure to Thrive, Steatorrhea

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    Treatment of constipation and prevention of complete bowel obstruction are required for gastrointestinal management in CF.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present the case of an exclusively breastfed, 2-month-old boy with known cystic fibrosis admitted with failure to thrive and erosive dermatitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] can be readily differentiated from idiopathic steatorrhea by the low percentage of split fat in the stools associated with the former and the normal percentage characterizing[doi.org]

  • Celiac Disease

    This study aims to determine the prevalence of CD in patients with chronic constipation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In young children, gastrointestinal presentations are common and include chronic diarrhea, failure to thrive, and abdominal distention; however, extraintestinal manifestations[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , and nutritional and vitamin deficiencies Applies To Celiac: crisis infantilism rickets Gee (-Herter) disease Gluten enteropathy Idiopathic steatorrhea Nontropical sprue[icd9data.com]

  • Malabsorption Syndrome

    […] for travelers to foreign countries Other Gastrointestinal Diseases: Celiac Sprue Crohn's Disease Colon Cancer Colon Polyps Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines for 2001 Constipation[web.archive.org] Herein, we describe a 14-year-old girl who presented with anemia, failure to thrive, osteoporosis, zinc, and vitamin deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A patient with malabsorption syndrome and steatorrhea was found to have IgG (lambda) M component in the blood and some extracellular deposition of IgG in the intestinal wall[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Shwachman Syndrome

    […] months the eczema-like skin lesions resolved spontaneously, as more often observed in the patients with SDS mentioned here, and her stools became so compact that the girl was constipated[bloodjournal.org] Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency results in failure to thrive, growth retardation, and chronic steatorrhea.[orpha.net] Pancreatic lipase secretion was assessed in 3 patients with steatorrhea and 5 without steatorrhea (73% of the surviving patients) using a sensitive assay which used maximum[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malnutrition

    We report a case of a 21 y old man who was diagnosed as CIPO with a history of recurrent intestinal colic and obstructive symptoms, slow transit type of constipation, bilateral[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Poor nutritional status may cause specific vitamin deficiencies, constipation, tooth decay, osteopenia or osteoporosis, poor growth or delayed growth, and failure to thrive[cerebralpalsyguidance.com] Amann ST, Josephson SA, Toskes PP (1997) Acid steatocrit: a simple, rapid gravimetric method to determine steatorrhea.[dx.doi.org]

  • Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

    The diagnosis was intestinal pseudo-obstruction secondary to persistent constipation due to lanthanum carbonate.[revistanefrologia.com] […] to thrive.[orpha.net] Diarrhea was common, and steatorrhea was demonstrated in all four patients in whom the fat excretion was quantitated.[annals.org]

  • Pancreatic Insufficiency

    The most common treatment-emergent adverse events were diarrhea, vomiting, and constipation (mild or moderate).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CF should therefore be considered in the differential diagnosis of infants with steatorrhea and failure to thrive.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lack of energy, gas, bloating, constipation, burping, vitamin deficiencies and steatorrhea – all are the symptoms of enzyme deficiency caused by pancreatic insufficiency and[acidicbody.com]

  • Wolman Disease

    In infants, poor weight gain, massive hepatosplenomegaly, calcified adrenal glands (present about 2/3 of the time), vomiting, diarrhea and failure to thrive are indicative[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Affected infants show signs of lipid storage in most tissues, including hepatosplenomegaly, abdominal distension, vomiting, steatorrhea, failure to thrive, and adrenal calcifications[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most common side effects which occurred in patients treated with Kanuma during the trial were diarrhea, vomiting, fever, anemia, cough, constipation, and nausea.[copybook.com]

  • Constipation

    […] to thrive in infants mood changes or feeling annoyed or impatient slowed growth and short height weight loss Celiac disease in children may lead to weight loss.[niddk.nih.gov] Precautions Excessive use may lead to electrolyte imbalance, osteomalacia, steatorrhea, cathartic colon Drug Category: Saline laxatives -- Acute treatment of constipation[web.archive.org] The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) break constipation in adults into two categories - chronic constipation of unknown cause and constipation due to[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Congenital Malabsorption of Folic Acid

    The work is divided into two parts: The first covers gastroentero logical signs and symptoms in childhood, from acute abdominal pain to constipation, to vomiting, to abdominal[books.google.com] Infants with hereditary folate malabsorption experience feeding difficulties, diarrhea, and failure to gain weight and grow at the expected rate (failure to thrive).[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Steatorrhea  main feature in most cases 3 Diarrhea Nutrient Intestinal malabsorption secretion Steatorrhea Watery D. Inflammatory D.[slideplayer.com]

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