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207 Possible Causes for Down Syndrome, Hypoalbuminemia, Pica

  • Celiac Disease

    Down syndrome and celiac disease. J Pediatr Gastroent Nutr 21:443-445, 1995. George EK at al. High frequency of celiac disease in Down syndrome. J Peds 128:555-557.[ds-health.com] CASE PRESENTATION: We report a 3-year girl with chronic diarrhea, Hypoalbuminemia and exfoliative erythema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The initial laboratory tests revealed anemia, leukocytosis, increased inflammatory biomarkers, high levels of transaminases, and hypoalbuminemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Childhood Celiac Disease

    One child had Down syndrome, and one child had Hashimoto’s thyroiditis with hypothyroidism.[bmcgastroenterol.biomedcentral.com] […] relatives of children with CD. [ Telega: 2008 ] [ Garampazzi: 2007 ] [ Bardella: 2007 ] Celiac crisis Celiac crisis , when gluten exposure causes a severe systemic reaction with hypoalbuminemia[medicalhomeportal.org] Abstract Persistent pica may be either a cause or a result of iron deficiency.[hero.epa.gov]

  • Hookworm Infection

    Down's syndrome.[square.umin.ac.jp] Iron-deficiency anemia occurs and hypoalbuminemia develops when blood loss exceeds the intake and reserves of host iron and protein.[histopathology-india.net] The symptoms, as first observed among the negroes, were pain in the stomach, capricious appetite, pica (or dirt-eating), obstinate constipation followed by diarrhoea, palpitations[en.wikisource.org]

  • Iron Deficiency

    (an irresistible urge to move the legs when sitting or lying down).[merckmanuals.com] Malaria was present in 7.5% and hypoalbuminemia among 44%. Soluble transferrin receptor concentration was higher in the presence of inflammation and/or malaria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] here is related to a 5-year-old girl referred with an abdominal mass and anemia, diagnosed with Rapunzel syndrome and developing trichobezoar due to iron deficiency and pica[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Esophagitis

    (eg, Cornelia de Lange syndrome, Down syndrome); and those with chronic lung diseases such as cystic fibrosis (2,3).[journals.lww.com] This occasionally occurs through occupational exposure (via breathing of fumes that mix into the saliva which is then swallowed) or through pica.[en.wikipedia.org] […] include congenital esophageal abnormalities such as esophageal atresia (EA) or congenital diaphragmatic hernia; significant neuromotor impairment such as cerebral palsy or syndromes[journals.lww.com]

  • Pancreatic Insufficiency

    Because EPI makes it harder for your body to break down food, you’ll have symptoms that overlap with other digestive conditions.[healthline.com] Over time, weight loss, anorexia, muscle wasting and flatulence ensue, while severe cases suffer from profound hypoalbuminemia that can manifest with leukonychia.[symptoma.com] Dogs and cats with EPI usually have a history and clinical signs of small bowel diarrhoea with voluminous, semiformed, yellowish or gray feces, polyphagia, pica especially[vin.com]

  • Multiple Myeloma

    CAA and CAA-related hemorrhage are particularly common in elderly individuals with AD and Down syndrome.[emedicine.medscape.com] CASE PRESENTATION: A 75-year-old man presented with progressive leg edema, had nephrotic range proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia, moderate renal failure, and occult blood in his[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] p.Val50Leu) c.148G C GTG TTG Exon 2 AN, H, PN Finish Suhr (2016) XVth International Symposium on Amyloidosis Val32Ala (p.Val52Ala) c.155T C GTG GCG Exon 2 AN, H, PN Chinese Pica[amyloidosismutations.com]

  • Intestinal Disease

    […] to coeliac disease) Coeliac diseaseA malabsorption syndrome precipitated by the ingestion of foods containing gluten in a predisposed individual.[en.wikipedia.org] […] cases with small-intestinal hemorrhage, 39 with abdominal pain, 7 with diarrhea, 13 with abdominal distention, 3 cases with malnutrition, and 1 with diarrhea and refractory hypoalbuminemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] See ATN/AIR-P’s Pica: A Guide for Parents .[autismspeaks.org]

  • Congenital Malrotation of the Colon

    Approximately 8% of infants with Down syndrome have duodenal atresia. [3] Diagnosis [ edit ] The diagnosis of duodenal atresia is usually confirmed by radiography .[en.wikipedia.org] […] week for four consecutive weeks, a total weight loss of 6 kg or failure to gain weight, preconception malnutrition, disease that increases basal nutritional requirements, hypoalbuminemia[degruyter.com] […] congenital;cca;beals syndrome; beals-hecht syndrome; cca syndrome; distal arthrogryposis type 9 Related symptoms: Autosomal dominant inheritance Global developmental delay Pica[mendelian.co]

  • Strongyloidiasis

    Walker AC, Blake G, Downing D (1976) A Syndrome of Partial Intestinal Obstruction Due to Strongyloides Stercoralis. 9.[doi.org] Prolonged malabsorption of both fat and protein can lead to a celiac-like syndrome, characterized by steatorrhea, hypoalbuminemia, and peripheral edema, such as a syndrome[emedicine.medscape.com] Biochemical investigations showed hypoproteinemia (55.4 g/L, Normal 66 to 87 g/L), hypoalbuminemia (15.8 g/l, Normal 35 to 50 g/L) and hyponatremia (123 mmol/L, Normal 135[omjournal.org]

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