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5,270 Possible Causes for Decreased Platelet Count, Malnutrition, Susceptibility to Hematologic Malignancies Increased

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    , and investigate the cause of malnutrition including neglect.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other laboratory findings associated with megaloblastic anemia include decreased white blood cell (WBC) count and platelet count.[labtestsonline.org] This case presentation serves as a reminder about the prevalence of vitamin B12 deficiency and malnutrition in elderly individuals in our community.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Chronic Alcoholism

    A 42-year-old man with a history of Billroth II-gastrectomy, chronic alcoholism, and malnutrition developed acute tetraparesis, two days before admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] FBC, clotting screen, renal testing and LFTs: Suspect excessive alcohol use if mean corpuscular volume (MCV) is raised and platelet count may be decreased or elevated liver[patient.info] Alcoholism is related to malnutrition and low levels of several vitamins that take part in the metabolism of homocysteine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Following anemia and malnutrition treatment, tests were repeated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rarer possible causes for an iron deficiency anemia are disruption of the resorption or malnutrition.[lecturio.com] Malnutrition occurs in up to 85% of patients and weight loss affects up to 80% of patients with Crohn's disease and 18-62% of patients with ulcerative colitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Folate-Deficiency Anemia

    Malnutrition occurs due to having a diet low in vitamins and having overcooked foods.[gleneaglesglobalhospitals.com] Significant blood test findings include macrocytosis, decreased reticulocyte count, abnormal platelets, and a serum folate less than 4 mg/ml.[innvista.com] Eating a diet low in vitamins or overcooking foods can contribute to malnutrition. Heavy bleeding can also lead to anemia.[healthline.com]

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  • Accidental Hypothermia

    We report the case of a 77-year-old man, in whom accidental hypothermia was secondary to prolonged immobilization and malnutrition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Bio-heat transfer; Cardiomyopathy; Hypothermia modelling; Malnutrition; Thermoregulation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Best Review Article accidentalhypothermia Back to top Predisposing factors hypoglycemia, malnutrition, ETOH, Addison’s, infection, and Myxedema (especially if failure to rewarm[crashingpatient.com]

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  • Disseminated Tuberculosis

    TB remains a disease of poverty that is associated with overcrowding and malnutrition.[oxfordjournals.org] Severe acute chronic malnutrition: based on constitutional syndrome, with weight for age of 60%.[elsevier.es] TB makes malnutrition worse and malnutrition makes TB worse. How do you diagnose TB in children?[tbfacts.org]

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  • Portal Cirrhosis

    The first is malnutrition, or, more specifically, protein deprivation.[en.wikipedia.org] Reduced levels of platelets or decreased white blood cell count. Cleveland Clinic News & More Cleveland Clinic News & More[my.clevelandclinic.org] When the spleen enlarges, the number (count) of white blood cells can decrease (increasing the risk of infections), and the number (count) of platelets can decrease (increasing[merckmanuals.com]

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  • Alcoholic Hepatitis

    Malnutrition Acetaminophen intake In the US, alcoholic hepatitis is known to affect about 2 million individuals.[symptoma.com] After abstinence from alcohol, laboratory and symptomatic improvement occurred in association with a prompt increase in the platelet count and a corresponding decrease of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rapidly progressing jaundice and coagulopathy in prolonged excessive alcohol abusers with or without fever, malnutrition, and tender liver are the clinical hallmarks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Acute Radiation Sickness

    The patient is asymptomatic but full blood examination will show characteristic changes, with lymphocyte depression and gradual decrease in neutrophil and platelet counts.[health.gov.au]

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  • Lead Poisoning

    Medical Activities Malnutrition More than 224 million children around the world last year suffered from malnutrition.[msf.org] Lead exposure can also cause small increases in blood pressure and may cause anaemia, malnutrition, abdominal pain and colic.[web.archive.org] Meanwhile, other scholars have disputed the lead poisoning hypothesis, arguing that the root of Van Gogh’s distress was porphyria, malnutrition, and absinthe abuse.[theatlantic.com]

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