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1,124 Possible Causes for Decreased Platelet Count, Worms in Stool

  • Diphyllobothrium Latum Infection

    Sometimes, the whole worm or parts of the worm may be seen in the stool What are the Signs and Symptoms of Diphyllobothriasis?[dovemed.com] This drug is used to treat different kinds of worm infections. It causes severe spasms in the worm’s muscles so the worm can be passed through the stool. Niclosamide.[healthline.com] Adult Worm: The clinical laboratory usually encounters the egg rather than the adult worm as it is the stool (feces) which is usually submitted for diagnosis.[thunderhouse4-yuri.blogspot.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Out of the total sample, only 12% of the subjects presented with a history of passage of worms in the stools in the past one month.[indianpediatrics.net]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    Other laboratory findings associated with megaloblastic anemia include decreased white blood cell (WBC) count and platelet count.[labtestsonline.org]

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  • Purpura Fulminans

    The term hyperinfection is used to denote autoinfection, a phenomenon in which the number of worms increases enormously.[ijccm.org] When accompanied by a decrease in the circulating platelets, it is called thrombocytopenic purpura ; when there is no decrease in the platelet count, it is called nonthrombocytopenic[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] If HIT is suspected, determine the platelet count immediately and discontinue CEPROTIN administration.[ceprotin.com]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    The signs and symptoms of acute alcohol intoxication resemble those of vertebrobasilar stroke. Due to their shared symptoms including double vision, nystagmus, dysarthria, and ataxia, the differential diagnosis of alcohol intoxication and vertebrobasilar stroke may pose a challenge. Moreover, if alcohol intoxication[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Thrombocytopenia

    PGRN deficiency further decreased platelet count in a passive-transfer ITP murine model.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her platelet count decreased to 41   10/L, but was stable at 30   10/L for 3 months with platelet transfusion independency for 12 months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Table 1 Characteristics of patients who had a decrease in platelet count while receiving linezolid therapy.[academic.oup.com]

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  • Chronic Alcoholism

    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]

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  • Influenza

    […] leukocyte, platelet, and particularly, lymphocyte counts at the time of admission.[doi.org] Marked hyperglycemia, perhaps related to corticosteroid use, and elevated creatinine levels also occur. 16 In Thailand, 15 an increased risk of death was associated with decreased[doi.org]

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  • Fracture

    - Discussion: - radial head frx plus dislocation of distal RU joint (& interosseous membrane disruption); - mechanism: fall from height; - in this type of frx, radius will also migrate proximally if radial head is excised; - if injury is not found when it is acute, pt may develop severe wrist pain from radial migration[…][web.archive.org]

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  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    , which is a decrease in platelets, the part of your blood that begins the clotting process inflammation of the heart complications that involve the nervous system, such as[healthline.com] […] protein in red blood cells Thrombocytopenia — a low count of platelets, which are blood cells involved in clotting Heart problems — an inflammation of the heart muscle (myocarditis[mayoclinic.com] Rare complications According to the Mayo Clinic, mono can also cause some of these extremely rare complications: anemia, which is a decrease in your red blood cell count thrombocytopenia[healthline.com]

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