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3,122 Possible Causes for Diarrhea, Small for Age, Vitamin Deficiency

  • Fetal Malnutrition

    The child did experience noninfectious diarrhea for the last 2 days that has now stabilized.[quizlet.com] The ICD code P05 is used to code Small for gestational age Small for gestational age (SGA) embryos are those who are smaller in size than normal for the gestational age, most[icd.codes] All patients after bariatric surgery should take vitamins and microelements to prevent micronutrient deficiencies.[nutritionj.biomedcentral.com]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    The following are the signs and symptoms of vitamin B12 deficiency: Fatigue Weight loss Palpitations Development of sore in the mouth and tongue Diarrhea Problems with menstrual[symptoma.com] Earlier small studies focused primarily on the elderly. Robert J.[well.blogs.nytimes.com] Indian women, especially vegetarian are prone to vitamin B12 deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    OBJECTIVE: Diarrhea, weight loss and osteoporosis are prominent symptoms and clinical signs of alcoholism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] for gestational age birth.[esciencecentral.org] Many of the vitamin deficiency diseases have been almost completely eliminated in developed countries. Niacin deficiency is considered one of them.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malabsorption Syndrome

    When such diarrhea is chronic, the associated general malabsorptive state results in malnutrition.[doi.org] The child was hospitalized at 4 months of age for malabsorption syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Herein, we describe a 14-year-old girl who presented with anemia, failure to thrive, osteoporosis, zinc, and vitamin deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Autoimmune Gastritis

    Histamine excess can cause diarrhea as can bacterial overgrowth or LC. We present a 57-year-old woman with diarrhea, sporadic epigastric pain, and bloating.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The participants in most studies were symptomatic patients, and the number of samples was small [ 25 ].[bmcgastroenterol.biomedcentral.com] The most common is vitamin B12 deficiency, which results in a megaloblastic anemia and iron malabsorption, leading to iron deficiency anemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    Field M, Semrad CE : Toxigenic diarrheas, congenital diarrheas, and cystic fibrosis: disorders of intestinal ion transport. Annu Rev Physiol 1993; 55 : 631–655. 12.[nature.com] Lebenthal E, Hatch TF, Lee PC (1981) Development of disaccharidases in premature, small for gestational age and full term infants.[dx.doi.org] Typical complications caused by cystic fibrosis are: Difficulty digesting fats and proteins Malnutrition and vitamin deficiencies because of inability to absorb nutrients[cysticfibrosis.ca]

  • Tropical Sprue

    CONCLUSION: Tropical sprue presents with diarrhea, anorexia, weight loss, and megaloblastic anemia. The partial villous atrophy has been a constant finding.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sprue often attacks middle-aged adults and is commonly caused by bacterial contamination of the small intestine, which in turn is responsible for inadequate fat digestion[britannica.com] deficiencies Bruising and blood in urine, caused by vitamin K deficiency How is Tropical Sprue Diagnosed?[healthinplainenglish.com]

  • Malnutrition

    The double insult of IBD and GBP resulted in severe malnutrition, with a serum albumin concentration of 0.9 g/dL (reference range, 3.5 to 5.0), weight loss, and watery diarrhea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nutritional dwarfism: Patient is small for age. Face shape may be affected by size of teeth.[patient.info] Here we describe cases of scurvy and vitamin D deficiency in 2 children with cognitive disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Laxative Abuse

    Excessive use of laxatives results in osmotic or secretory diarrhea.[symptoma.com] Interrelationships of Medical Dx Hypertension  CKD Stage III   Anemia  Osteoporosis    Increased Age Fluid Restriction Small Stature Mobility  Depression    Chronic[slideshare.net] Occasional laxative use usually doesn't have consequences, but long-term use can create a host of complications, including anemia and vitamin deficiencies.[livestrong.com]

  • Parasitic Intestinal Disease

    What Is Diarrhea? Diarrhea is frequent, soft or loose bowel movements (poop). Most people get diarrhea from time to time.[kidshealth.org] Therefore the effect of the intervention may not be generalizable to all age groups.[doi.org] Koski, C-reactive protein is differentially modulated by co-existing infections, vitamin deficiencies and maternal factors in pregnant and lactating indigenous Panamanian[doi.org]

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