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389 Possible Causes for Delayed Growth and Development, Hypoglycemia, Night Blindness

  • Myxedema

    High mortality (30-60%) How do patients present (clinical diagnosis) AMS Hypothermia Hypotension Respiratory Failure Hypoglycemia Hyponatremia Potential physical exam findings[] Poor growth, resulting in short stature Delayed development of permanent teeth Delayed puberty Poor mental development When to see a doctor See your doctor if you're feeling[] Hypoglycemia – The reduction on the metabolic rate affects the conversion of carbohydrates into glucose leading to hypoglycemia.[]

  • Malabsorption Syndrome

    […] over time as a result of chronic malabsorption: Anemia Delayed growth and development in children Difficulty concentrating, confusion, and sometimes personality changes Malnutrition[] Impaired absorption of vitamin A could result in poor vision and night blindness as well as dermatitis.[] Inflammation of mouth (stomatitis) Easy bruising, bleeding gums Numbness and tingling in feet and hands Paleness Muscle or bone pain The following are some complications that can develop[]

  • Zinc Deficiency

    Zinc helps in the way the body regulates the high and lows of blood sugar level and it has been linked to help people who have hypoglycemia.[] Individuals with zinc deficiency present with the following signs and symptoms: Delayed growth and development Fertility issues Diarrhea Unexplained weight loss Loss of appetite[] In children or adults, manifestations also include alopecia, impaired immunity, anorexia, dermatitis, night blindness, anemia, lethargy, and impaired wound healing.[]

  • Malnutrition

    Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) can result from a child not eating for 4 to 6 hours.[] All of these things, delays in growth, delays in development, and an increase in the number and the severity of diseases experienced by the child; all of these things are[] The ocular manifestations of xerophthalmia include conjunctival and corneal xerosis (drying), keratomalacia (corneal necrosis/ulceration), nyctalopia (night blindness), and[]

  • Growth Failure

    Insulin-induced hypoglycemia acts as a stimulus for GH secretion.[] Treatment The treatment depends on the cause of the delayed growth and development.[] He also had metaphyseal dysplasia, night blindness, and renal dysfunction with mutations in IFT172.[]

  • Secondary Biliary Cirrhosis

    Corbett et al reported that delayed diagnosis of CF predisposed to the development of CFLD.[] blindness Abdominal or stomach pain on the right side Bone thinning or osteoporosis Fatty deposits around the eyes Fluid retention Thyroid problems Dry mouth Dry eyes Arthritis[] Continued fluid and electrolyte imbalances and inefficient metabolism of nutrients produce ascites, hypoglycemia, and hypoproteinemia.[]

  • Juvenile Myxedema

    […] mother (775.0) hypoglycemic coma (251.0) neonatal hypoglycemia (775.6) Use additional E code to identify cause, if drug-induced 251.2 Hypoglycemia, unspecified Hypoglycemia[] Childhood (juvenile) hypothyroidism is characterized by delayed growth and problems with mental development; however, with prompt treatment, problems can be minimized.[] Even though the majority of growth problems are not a result of organic causes, any delay in normal growth and sexual development poses special emotional adjustments for these[]

  • Leucine-induced Hypoglycemia

    Those who don\'t pay attention to severe hypoglycemia events or who have had previous severe hypoglycemia are the most likely to have future severe hypoglycemia.[] The intermediate and intermittent forms are milder and may present with anorexia, poor growth, irritability or developmental delay later in infancy or childhood, frequently[] blindness 264.6 With xerophthalmic scars of cornea 264.7 Other ocular manifestations of vitamin A deficiency Xerophthalmia due to vitamin A deficiency 264.8 Other manifestations[]

  • Glycogen Storage Disease Type 2

    Although there are no reports in the literature of drugs precipitating hypoglycemia in children with GSD III, drugs known to cause hypoglycemia should be avoided.[] Glycogen Storage Disease Ia [G6PC]: Biochemical abnormalities such as very low glucose level leading to delayed growth/development presenting in infancy.[] Patients may experience night blindness and papilledema due to GAG storage around the optic cup.[]

  • Retinopathy

    Blood vessels constrict and can become obliterated, resulting in delays of normal retinal vascular development.[] The short duration and rapid progression of symptoms along with the lack of family history of night blindness prompted a diagnosis of autoimmune retinopathy (AIR).[] On the other end of the spectrum, some diabetics experience peculiar visual symptoms as the first hint of hypoglycemia, the circumstance when the blood sugar is so low that[]

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