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48 Possible Causes for Edema of Lower Extremity, Neonatal Feeding Difficulties

  • Preeclampsia

    difficulties, feed intolerance, necrotizing enterocolitis, late-onset sepsis, and pulmonary hemorrhage.[doi.org] ., facial edema, rapid weight gain) are not unique to preeclampsia, it is wise to follow affected patients for hypertension and proteinuria. 5 Edema involving the lower extremities[aafp.org] Edema is a common finding in the gravid patient, occurring in approximately 50% of women. Lower extremity edema is the most typical form of edema.[glowm.com]

  • Cardiomyopathy

    […] period. 40 Infants with D CM often present with symptoms of HF 13,39–42 such as tachypnea, dyspnea, tachycardia, feeding difficulty and failure to thrive. 38–41 These symptoms[revportcardiol.org] […] male predominance being described in some reviews, 9,12 and in the pediatric population it is most common in the first year of life 38–40 with about 20% presenting in the neonatal[revportcardiol.org]

  • Pregnancy

    Up to 30 percent of babies exposed in utero to S.S.R.I.s develop neonatal adaptation syndrome, which entails difficulty latching on for feeding, a tremor, a weak cry, respiratory[nytimes.com] She had complaints of mild bifrontal headache, facial and lower extremity edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The blood pressure in the upper extremities should change very little during pregnancy, but pressure in the lower extremities increases.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Thrombosis

    feeding difficulties or gastroenteritis, and congenital heart disease also cause CVT. 91 A recent meta-analysis of observational studies estimated the impact of thrombophilia[stroke.ahajournals.org] extremity swelling 1 Calf swelling 3 cm when compared with the asymptomatic lower extremity (measured 10cm below the tibial tuberosity) 1 Pitting edema confined to the symptomatic[physio-pedia.com] The rise in ambulatory venous pressure causes a variety of clinical symptoms of varicose veins, lower extremity edema, and venous ulceration.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    We report a 10-year-old girl presenting with severe neonatal hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), feeding difficulties, mildly abnormal facial features, and progressive skeletal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in the lower extremities. 104 Symptomatology of the patient will guide the choice of intraoperative monitoring; therefore, it is essential to determine the patient’s NYHA[journals.lww.com] […] or palpitations on significant exertion, whereas severe symptoms include syncope with exertion, orthopnea, palpitations that cause presyncope or syncope, and peripheral edema[journals.lww.com]

  • Pyelonephritis

    Symptoms such as failure to thrive, fever and feeding difficulty are most common in neonates and children under 2 years old.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition, she had dry mucous membranes and 2 bilateral lower extremity pitting edema.[omicsonline.org]

  • Cerebral Hemorrhage

    […] seizures Apnea Feeding difficulties Irritability Bulging fontanelle/soft spot Shallow or strained breathing Abnormal tone Altered level of consciousness Diagnosing intracranial[abclawcenters.com] He has no lower extremity edema. He had 2 dorsalis pedis pulses. Neurologically, his Glasgow coma scale (GCS) was 15 ( Table 1 ).[thoracic.org] […] intracranial hemorrhages (brain bleeds) Symptoms of intracranial hemorrhages in infants will vary based on the type and severity of the bleed, but include the following: Lethargy Neonatal[abclawcenters.com]

  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    […] period. 40 Infants with D CM often present with symptoms of HF 13,39–42 such as tachypnea, dyspnea, tachycardia, feeding difficulty and failure to thrive. 38–41 These symptoms[revportcardiol.org] A 64-year-old women was admitted due to dyspnea on effort and lower extremity edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] male predominance being described in some reviews, 9,12 and in the pediatric population it is most common in the first year of life 38–40 with about 20% presenting in the neonatal[revportcardiol.org]

  • Umbilical Sepsis

    […] count, aberrant temperature or even tachycardia), clinical symptoms (e.g. presence of fever, feeding difficulties or umbilical discharge) and attended by significant morbidity[f1000research.com] […] with edema once in a while Conserves energy and lowers O2 demand Provide a quiet, restful atmosphere To maximize O2availability for cellular uptake Interrupted Breastfeeding[nurseslabs.com] Although maternal and neonatal factors are important risk factors for neonatal sepsis, umbilical cord hygiene represents a key determinant 9 – 11.[f1000research.com]

  • Venous Thrombosis

    feeding difficulties or gastroenteritis, and congenital heart disease also cause CVT. 91 A recent meta-analysis of observational studies estimated the impact of thrombophilia[ahajournals.org] extremity swelling 1 Calf swelling 3 cm when compared with the asymptomatic lower extremity (measured 10cm below the tibial tuberosity) 1 Pitting edema confined to the symptomatic[physio-pedia.com] extremity Blanched appearance of the leg because of edema (relatively rare) Potential complications of DVT include the following: As many as 40% of patients have silent PE[edu.lom.hr]

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