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2,698 Possible Causes for Diarrhea, Hepatomegaly

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    Symptoms of colorectal cancer include Diarrhea or constipation A feeling that your bowel does not empty completely Blood (either bright red or very dark) in your stool Stools[icdlist.com]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    […] used a definition of bi-basal crepitations and worsening oxygen saturation (indicative of pulmonary oedema) gallop rhythm, raised jugular venous pressure and increasing hepatomegaly[wellcomeopenresearch.org] 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] The common causes of diarrhea are infections with viruses and bacteria, diarrhea due to a systemic infection other than gastrointestinal, diarrhea associated with antibiotic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    The patient showed severe hepatomegaly incidentally, and dual positivity of Immunoglobulin (Ig) M to Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) viral capsid antigen (VCA) and cytomegalovirus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Differential Diagnosis of Infectious Mononucleosis Diagnosis Key distinguishing features Acute human immunodeficiency virus infection Mucocutaneous lesions, rash, diarrhea[aafp.org] Although the complaints at admission did not differ between these two patient groups, the incidence of clinical signs (tonsillopharyngitis, lymphadenopathy, hepatomegaly,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Otitis Media

    In our case, MPS IIIB was diagnosed at an early age because recurrent wheezing and otitis media in conjunction with hepatomegaly were recognised as more than trivial findings[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The overall incidence of diarrhea was 11%, with a mean duration of illness of 4 days. Augmentin was the highest risk antibiotic, with an associated 23% diarrhea rate.[thennt.com] They may be asymptomatic or may present with only non-specific manifestations such as irritability, fever, diarrhea, vomiting; or they may pull at their ears.[symptoma.com]

  • Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    All four patients were presented with jaundice, pruritus, hepatomegaly, sleep disturbance. They fulfilled the criteria for PFIC. The surgery was uneventful.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of extrahepatic features after liver transplantation in two children with this form of progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis associated with chronic unexplained diarrhea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical signs of cholestasis (discolored stools, dark urine) usually appear in the first months of life with recurrent or permanent jaundice associated with hepatomegaly[orpha.net]

  • Aggressive Systemic Mastocytosis

    However, loss of appetite due to hepatomegaly is not the only condition that causes ASM patients to lose weight: Mast cells also infiltrate the intestinal walls, which causes[symptoma.com] Patients present with severe symptoms related to mast cell invasion and the intense release of mediators including syncope, recurrent flushing, diarrhea, pain, organomegaly[orpha.net] Hepatic and splenic mast cell infiltration cause palpable hepatomegaly and splenomegaly and may ensue loss of appetite, aszites, and portal hypertension as well as hypersplenism[symptoma.com]

  • Fascioliasis

    Because F. hepatica has a special tropism for the liver, abdominal pain, hepatomegaly, and constitutional symptoms are among the most common manifestations of acute-stage[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A young boy from rural background in Bihar presented with diarrhea, vomiting, hepatic tenderness, jaundice and fever along with peripheral eosinophilia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Computed tomography of the abdomen showed hepatomegaly (N 9), track-like hypodense lesions with subcapsular location (N 8), and subcapsular hematoma (N 2).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Amebiasis

    Amebiasis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of infants and children with hematochezia or hepatomegaly, especially in endemic areas.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The median duration of acute diarrhea was 5 (1-10) days in Group I and 4.5 (1-10) days in Group II (p 0.965).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Right upper quadrant pain, fever and hepatomegaly are the predominant symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Wolman Disease

    Hepatomegaly and/or elevation of liver transaminases are almost always present. Hepatic steatosis often leads to fibrosis and cirrhosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Wolman disease is characterized by severe diarrhea and malnutrition leading to death during infancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Wolman disease is the infantile form of autosomal recessive acid lipase deficiency, typically presenting in early infancy with diarrhea, massive hepatosplenomegaly, failure[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Amebic Liver Abscess

    Most (81%) patients had hepatomegaly on physical examination and some had a well-defined mass.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Colonic ulcers were present in 18 of the 20 (90%) patients with ongoing diarrhea or a history of recent diarrhea, and in 21 of 51 (41%) patients without diarrhea (p 0.001)[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In travelers with fever, abdominal pain, and hepatomegaly amebic liver abscess must be considered. Medical treatment with metronidazole is effective in more than 90%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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