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972 Possible Causes for Disturbance of Growth, Failure to Thrive

  • Cystinosis

    Growth retardation improved after correction of electrolyte disturbances, the initiation of cysteamine therapy and treatment with recombinant human growth hormone.[] The history of muscle weakness, failure to thrive, polydipsia, and polyuria prompted subsequent clinical and laboratory evaluations, leading to the correct diagnosis of cystinosis[] Clinically the disorder shows a slowly progressive glomerular insufficiency rather than the prominent Fanconi syndrome, electrolyte and water disturbances, growth arrest,[]

  • Esophagitis

    In children there can be difficulties with nutrition and poor growth, vomiting/regurgitation (sick going up and down, which can disturb sleep), food refusal (fussy eating)[] It presents with failure to thrive, nausea, and vomiting in children and is a common reason for dysphagia and food impaction in adults.[] Dysphagia Chest or upper abdominal pain Food stuck in the esophagus Heartburn that doesn’t respond to medication Regurgitation In children: vomiting, poor weight gain or failure[]

  • Erythroderma Desquamativum

    Decreased zinc absorption resulting from diarrhea may further aggravate the condition, leading to a vicious cycle. 5 Other extracutaneous features include growth retardation[] Blogs Submit your blog on Generalized Erythroderma, Diarrhea, And Failure To Thrive to be featured![] […] to thrive .[]

  • Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    Both patients had normal gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase levels, but showed severe pruritus with sleep disturbance, cholestasis, jaundice and growth failure.[] This usually leads to failure to thrive, cirrhosis, and the need for liver transplantation.[] At follow-up, biochemical parameters improved significantly, growth was regained, relief in pruritus, sleeping pattern was normalized.[]

  • Hypertension

    ; diabetes mellitus Acral features; large hands and feet; frontal bossing Serum growth hormone 1 ng/mL during oral glucose load Elevated age- and sex-matched IGF-1 level;[] Relevant information includes the following: Prematurity Bronchopulmonary dysplasia History of umbilical artery catheterization Failure to thrive History of head or abdominal[] […] hypokalemia) Low aldosterone and renin Urinary cortisol metabolites; genetic testing Acromegaly S5.4-16 Rare Acral features, enlarging shoe, glove, or hat size; headache, visual disturbances[]

  • Diencephalic Syndrome

    Seizure: rarely described as a presenting feature Focal motor weakness: rarely described as a presenting feature Intellectual disturbance or somnolence: most likely to be[] KEYWORDS: failure to thrive; infant health[] BACKGROUND: Diencephalic syndrome (DS) is a rare cause of failure to thrive in early childhood.[]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    The team looked at changes in soil phosphorus (an essential nutrient for tree growth) and how much disturbance there had been in the soils after harvesting.[] When preventive supplementation has failed, one should recognize and treat quickly an infant presenting with failure to thrive and delayed development.[] Vitamin B 12 deficiency causes anaemia, fatigue, mood disturbance and other neuropsychiatric and neurological complications.[]

  • Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis

    disturbance.[] We suggest that RTA be considered a diagnostic possibility in all children with failure to thrive and nephrocalcinosis.[] We report an unusual case of 5-yrs-old girl presenting with recurrent episodic weakness with documented hypokalemia, polyuria and failure to thrive.[]

  • Bartter's Disease

    disturbance Late childhood to adulthood Neuromuscular symptoms (eg, muscle spasms, weakness) Uncommon or mild Common Both syndromes are usually autosomal recessive, although[] Clinical findings Proximal muscle weakness, failure to thrive, short stature, convulsions, tetany, cramps, ileus, gout, mental retardation, enuresis, nocturia, polyuria, salt[] […] hormone deficiency, disturbances in vasopressin secretion and empty sella: a new hereditary renal tubular-pituitary syndrome?.[]

  • CAMFAK Syndrome

    However, a very small ossification center may underline a disturbance of epiphyseal growth, related either to a local event (trauma,infection,osteochondrosis) or to a systemic[] Diseases related to Cataract, Microcephaly, Failure to Thrive, Kyphoscoliosis Syndrome via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing: Human phenotypes[] Research of Cataract, Microcephaly, Failure To Thrive, Kyphoscoliosis Syndrome has been linked to Microcephaly, Hereditary Diseases, Failure To Thrive, Peripheral Neuropathy[]

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