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279 Possible Causes for Down Syndrome, Hypotension, Pica

  • Eating Disorder

    […] contributing to the board. 7 replies to this topic #1 Yssn Newbie Members 7 posts Posted 02 December 2017 - 06:00 PM I don't really know if dermatophagia is considered a pica[myproana.com] Pica Pica is characterized by the eating of one or more nonnutritive, nonfood substances on a persistent basis.[psychologytoday.com] What is Pica? Pica is the eating of substances that have no nutritional value for a period of at least one month.[anad.org]

  • Anemia

    syndrome Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Figure 2 Evaluation of normocytic anemia.[dx.doi.org] This behavior is called " pica " (pronounced pie-kuh). Pica often occurs in children who are low in iron and can cause constipation.[healthychildren.org] HBO was discontinued in the survivors when they no longer suffered from hypoxic sprue, postural hypotension, and usually when the Hct was 22% or greater and the Hb was 7 g[archive.rubicon-foundation.org]

  • Iron Deficiency

    (an irresistible urge to move the legs when sitting or lying down).[merckmanuals.com] […] 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] Analyzed safety concerns include gastrointestinal side effects (oral iron) and risks of hypotension, anaphylaxis, infection, hypophosphatemia, oxidative stress and mortality[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] Symptoms of autonomic small fiber neuropathy include abnormal sweating or temperature regulation, lightheadedness or fainting when standing up from hypotension or tachycardia[web.archive.org] Physical examination A physical exam may reveal the following: A protuberant and tympanic abdomen Evidence of weight loss Orthostatic hypotension Peripheral edema Ecchymoses[emedicine.com]

  • Posterior inferior cerebellar artery occlusion

    "Up-down asymmetry of saccadic contrapulsion in lateral medullary syndrome." J Neuroophthalmol 32(3): 224-226. Kim JS (2003).[dizziness-and-balance.com] ) in order to save the patency of the PICA.[link.springer.com] Treat hypotension: Intravenous fluids to maintain intravascular volume with isotonic fluids. Inotropes or vasopressors may be required.[patient.info]

  • Hypokalemia

    When the levels of corticosteroids are elevated, the potassium levels go down.[ihealthblogger.com] […] supplementation Red blood cell transfusion Foods high in potassium* Potassium-containing salt substitutes Protein calorie supplements Penicillin G potassium Certain forms of pica[aafp.org] Intravenous fluid boluses of normal saline (10.5 L in about 24 h) and vasopressors were started with rapid correction of hypotension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Carotid Sinus Syncope

    Treatment Loosen or remove the wet suit top or dry suit neck seal as soon as is possible Lay the diver down on any solid surface after surfacing Contact an emergency hotline[private-scuba.com] […] temporal branch ) posterior communicating anterior choroidal SC vertebral artery meningeal spinal ( posterior, anterior ) basilar : pontine labyrinthine cerebellar ( AICA, SCA, PICA[en.wikipedia.org] Do Not Do Recommendation Do not diagnose carotid sinus syncope if carotid sinus massage causes asymptomatic transient bradycardia or hypotension.[nice.org.uk]

  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis

    We describe a case in which pneumatosis of the bladder wall was visualized by sonography in a neonate with Down syndrome and necrotizing enterocolitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A case report is presented of an 11-year-old child who had symptoms from a previously undiagnosed NEC stricture as a result of pica when coins obstructed the stricture.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Exchange transfusion was performed for critical condition, refractory hypotension and disseminated intravascular coagulation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malaria

    syndrome,; amniotic banding, absent digit toes; two cleft lip, one cleft palate in the placebo group.[doi.org] Pica 2005 Review or narrative. Pieroni 1998 Participants were travellers returning from endemic to non-endemic areas.[web.archive.org] CASE REPORT: A 76-year-old male presented with fever, hypotension, tachycardia, and a urinalysis consistent with a urinary tract infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pruritic Rash

    Diabetes * Urinary frequency, thirst, weight loss, vision changes Urine and blood glucose HbA 1C Iron deficiency anemia Fatigue, headache, irritability, exercise intolerance, pica[merckmanuals.com] […] middle-aged and older women Skin biopsy is diagnostic and routinely done 39 Toxic shock syndrome* Diffuse erythema (resembling sunburn); fever, malaise, myalgia, nausea, vomiting, hypotension[aafp.org]

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