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17 Possible Causes for Diarrhea, Prerenal Azotemia, Salt Craving

  • Addison's Disease

    Excessive diarrhea and vomiting among patients may also benefit from the sodium supplementations.[symptoma.com] craving.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 41-year-old Caucasian woman with autoimmune hypothyroidism, premature ovarian failure, and microscopic colitis presented with nausea, salt craving, increased skin pigmentation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    Diarrhea following organ transplantation is usually associated with infection and immunosuppression therapy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This situation may be associated with symptoms suggestive of chronic adrenal insufficiency such as hyperpigmentation, salt craving, and association with autoimmune diseases[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laboratory findings: CBC: normochromic, normocytic anemia, relative lymphocytosis with increased eosinophil count Acid-base: Mild metabolic acidosis Renal function: Prerenal[openanesthesia.org]

  • Autoimmune Adrenal Insufficiency

    Symptoms can include fever; seizures; psychosis; severe abdominal, back and leg pain; fainting; vomiting and diarrhea; and dysregulation of electrolytes, including elevated[mastattack.org] One month after admission, the patient presented to the endocrine clinic with increased fatigue, decreased appetite, weight loss, salt craving and darkening of the skin.[endocrine.org] Signs and symptoms may include: Extreme fatigue Weight loss and decreased appetite Darkening of your skin (hyperpigmentation) Low blood pressure, even fainting Salt craving[mayoclinic.org]

  • Renal Salt-Wasting Syndrome

    ., emesis or diarrhea) may cause hypovolemic hyponatremia, but gastrointestinal loss was not found.[link.springer.com] cravings, dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system (dysautonomia), and dehydration.[en.wikipedia.org] […] hyponatremia were significantly low blood pressure (systolic blood pressure below 100) in 14 patients, diuretics given to control chronic arterial hypertension in four patients, diarrhea[nature.com]

  • Dehydration

    Eligible children were 3 months to 10 years old and presented for emergency department (ED) care because of vomiting and/or diarrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here's how to know if you're dehydrated: Headache Irritability Weakness Cravings for sugar and salt Dizziness Dark urine Dry mouth Nausea Vomiting Some people experience these[bodyecology.com] Multiple logistic regressions suggest that adults with high water insecurity were more likely to report diarrhea than adults with low (Odds Ratio [OR] 9.2; 95% CI: 1.27-67.1[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Adrenal Destruction

    […] and is difficult to diagnose Signs & symptoms may be non-specific Shock or unexplained catecholamine-resistant hypotension is the most predominant manifestation Fatigue Diarrhea[specialty.mims.com] […] pressors fever confusion CHRONIC ADRENAL INSUFFICIENCY GENERAL: weight loss, arthralgia, myalgia CNS: fatigue, anorexia, mood change CVS: postural hypotension, syncope, salt[lifeinthefastlane.com] Laboratory findings: CBC: normochromic, normocytic anemia, relative lymphocytosis with increased eosinophil count Acid-base: Mild metabolic acidosis Renal function: Prerenal[openanesthesia.org]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency Secondary to Hypopituitarism

    Symptoms are the same as for Addison disease and include fatigue, weakness, weight loss, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, but there is usually less hypovolemia.[merckmanuals.com] Salt craving and low-grade fever may also be present.[news-medical.net] Signs of under-replacement are the symptoms of Addison's disease persisting, ie fatigue, postural hypotension, nausea, weight loss, and salt craving.[patient.info]

  • Electrolyte Imbalance

    There are a number of causes of diarrhea (see Table: Some Causes of Diarrhea* ).[merckmanuals.com] Salt craving becomes more severe and is a warning sign of underlying problems.[drlam.com] Diuretics may cause side effects such as volume depletion with prerenal azotemia, electrolyte and acid-base disorders, metabolic abnormalities and ototoxicity, as well as[omicsonline.org]

  • Hyponatremia

    The patient presented with the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and dark urine after drinking large amounts of fluids that included alcohol and caffeine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] deposits on clothing after exercise and craving salty foods after long training session or races.[trainingpeaks.com] In addition, prerenal azotemia (serum urea:creatinine ratio greater than 0.17) and hyperuricemia (serum uric acid level greater than 0.3 mmol/L) are often present in patients[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Adrenocortical Insufficiency

    The most common symptoms include: Abdominal pain Abnormal menstrual periods Craving for salty food Dehydration Depression Diarrhea Irritability Lightheadedness or dizziness[my.clevelandclinic.org] She had extreme salt craving, which was precipitated by the family adopting a salt free cooking regime.[karger.com] Laboratory findings: CBC: normochromic, normocytic anemia, relative lymphocytosis with increased eosinophil count Acid-base: Mild metabolic acidosis Renal function: Prerenal[openanesthesia.org]

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