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1,747 Possible Causes for Diarrhea, Electrolyte Imbalance, Vomiting

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Clostridium difficile was identified only in patients with acute gastroenteritis (p 0.01), while STEC was detected exclusively in patients with hemorragic diarrhea (p 0.01[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In any case, such tests are very helpful to assess water and electrolyte imbalances and to recognize acidosis.[symptoma.com] Although the affected children habitually have vomiting, recommendations do not focus on the correction of this symptom.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    Diarrhea following organ transplantation is usually associated with infection and immunosuppression therapy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] imbalance that showed polymorphic ventricular tachycardia associated with QT prolongation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Primary adrenal insufficiency (AI) in children usually presents with non-specific symptoms such as fatigue, nausea, vomiting, and anorexia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cholera

    Continuous intravenous infusion of somatostatin (8 micrograms/kg/hr) suppressed the diarrhea, but a rebound was observed after somatostatin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This can lead to an electrolyte imbalance. The first sign of an electrolyte imbalance is severe muscle cramps. An electrolyte imbalance can eventually lead to shock.[healthline.com] We report a 59-year-old Taiwanese male who developed severe diarrhea and vomiting, two days after returning from Bali.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lithium Toxicity

    […] vomiting and diarrhea. There you have the classic vicious cycle.[jailmedicine.com] Its adverse effects of dehydration and serum electrolyte imbalances are widely known.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We are reporting a patient who was on lithium for bipolar disorder and was admitted with a history of sudden collapse following vomiting, and sinus bradycardia with ST-T changes[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fabry Disease

    Gastrointestinal signs and symptoms-abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhea and diverticular disease--are some of the most frequently reported complaints in patients with Fabry disease[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] imbalances reflecting renal failure may be seen.[emedicine.medscape.com] Non-specific gastrointestinal symptoms, including pain, diarrhoea, nausea, and vomiting, can be the first symptoms of Fabry disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Gastroenteritis

    The GSRS item were grouped in five dimensions: abdominal pain, reflux, indigestion, diarrhea, and constipation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Viral gastroenteritis is generally self-limiting; however, severe morbidity and rarely mortality may result from dehydration and electrolyte imbalance in people with underlying[www2.health.vic.gov.au] […] last In adults and children: diarrhoea usually lasts 5 to 7 days vomiting usually lasts 1 to 2 days Diarrhoea and vomiting can spread easily If you have a stomach bug, you[nhs.uk]

  • Cryptosporidiosis

    ) without diarrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In AIDS patients, the illness varies from asymptomatic carriage to severe watery diarrhea with weight loss, electrolyte imbalance and dehydration.[floridahealth.gov] Patients with Cryptosporidium spp were more likely to report vomiting [Adj OR 2.34 (95% CI 1.22, 5.41)], weight loss [Adj OR 2.10 (95% CI 1.15, 3.81)] and chronic diarrhea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Giardiasis

    In our model to examine predictors of diarrhea only exclusive breastfeeding was significantly associated with decreased diarrhea (P value .001).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] imbalance and impending dehydration.[symptoma.com] Do not work while you have diarrhea or vomiting and do not return to work until 48 hours after your last loose stool or episode of vomiting.[bccdc.ca]

  • VIPoma

    Following the removal of the tumor, diarrhea ceased, and 10 days after surgery, the plasma level of VIP was 5 pmol/L.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Interventions include managing complex fluid and electrolyte imbalances, chemotherapy administration and management of side effects, activity and rest alterations, safety[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lethargy , muscle weakness, nausea , vomiting and crampy abdominal pain are frequent symptoms. Hypokalemia and impaired glucose tolerance occur in 50% of patients.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Ebola Virus Disease

    We describe the management of a Sierra Leonean health care worker with severe Ebola virus disease complicated by diarrhea, significant electrolyte disturbances, and falciparum[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Checking the intravascular volume and electrolytes imbalance and correcting them are essential.[symptoma.com] Pregnant women were less likely than nonpregnant women to report anorexia, asthenia, diarrhea, fever, myalgias/arthralgias, nausea, or vomiting (P .05) at admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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