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57 Possible Causes for Epistaxis, Failure to Thrive, Risk of Cancer Possibly Increased

  • Hypertension

    Hypertensive urgencies frequently present with headache (22%), epistaxis (17%), faintness, and psychomotor agitation (10%) and hypertensive emergencies frequently present[oadoi.org] In order to side with caution, patients should be advised to drink as little as possible for many reasons, including increased risk of cancer and injury, to name a few, 15[doi.org] Relevant information includes the following: Prematurity Bronchopulmonary dysplasia History of umbilical artery catheterization Failure to thrive History of head or abdominal[web.archive.org]

  • Tyrosinemia Type 1

    Infants will typically have a rapid and dramatic onset of fever, emesis, diarrhea, epistaxis, and melena.[symptoma.com] The medication lessens the risk for liver cancer. Your child should start taking Nitisinone as soon as possible.[newbornscreening.info] Although failure to thrive is one of the typical features in HT1, our proband, similar to the reported Scandinavian patients, had normal growth and development.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gaucher Disease

    Epistaxis and ecchymoses resulting from thrombocytopenia are common.[merckmanuals.com] As enzyme replacement and substrate reduction therapies are expensive and still associated with inflammation, increased risk of cancer and Parkinson disease, targeting C5aR1[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The various symptoms and the age when they are most likely to present are as follows: [4] Newborn Congenital ichthyosis Organomegaly Failure to thrive Brain stem dysfunction[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Sjögren Syndrome

    A possible complication of Sjögren’s syndrome is an increased risk of developing lymphoma, a cancer of the lymphatic system, which is related to the immune system.[healthline.com] Failure to thrive is an early symptom of the Imerslund Gräsbeck syndrome. Am J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 1994;16:177-80. 7. Stones DK, Ferreira M.[indianjnephrol.org] Although the risk appears to be slightly increased in persons with RA, this increase appears to be due to only a few specific malignancies: lymphoma, lung cancer, and skin[doi.org]

  • Tyrosinemia

    A male patient, born to unrelated Belgian parents, presented at 4 months with epistaxis, haematemesis and haematochezia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The medication lessens the risk for liver cancer. Your child should start taking Nitisinone as soon as possible.[newbornscreening.info] Similarities include failure to thrive with hypoproteinemia, micronodular cirrhosis, alpha-fetoprotein positive hepatocellular carcinoma, renal Fanconi syndrome with renal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome

    Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia is a dominant disorder characterized by epistaxis, visceral arteriovenous malformations, and telangiectasias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There is not strong evidence to support an increased risk of gastrointestinal cancer in children with a solitary juvenile polyp.[clinicaladvisor.com] The affected child often develops a condition called protein-losing enteropathy, which leads to severe malnutrition, wasting, and failure to thrive despite adequate feeding[news-medical.net]

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    Petechiae, epistaxis, or hemorrhage resulting from hypoprothrombinemia may also be evident.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Malignancy Early reports indicated that women with PBC might have an increased risk of developing breast cancer.[emedicinehealth.com] […] to thrive -New onset or worsening LFTS/jaundice -Serum Tumor Markers *CEA and CA 19-9* Cholangiocarcinoma - Imaging -CT scan -Magnetic Resonance Pancreatogram *Definitive[quizlet.com]

  • Scurvy

    However, other studies have not shown increased oxidative damage or increased cancer risk with high intakes of vitamin C [ 8, 89 ].[web.archive.org] The patient was referred for pathologic fractures of the femur, irritability, and failure to thrive.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] formulas, 7 carnitine deficiency, 8 failure to thrive, and rickets. 9 On the other hand, scurvy is a rare disease in developed countries.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Adenoid Hypertrophy

    List the nasal symptoms of adenoid hypertrophy Nasal obstruction Nasal discharge Sinusitis Epistaxis List the aural symptoms of adenoid hypertrophy Tubal obstruction Acute[quizlet.com] These patients are at increased risk for cancers of the colon, small intestine, and possibly stomach.[oncolink.org] When obstructive sleep apnea develops as a consequence of adenoid hypertrophy, it can cause more severe, long-term morbidity such as failure to thrive, learning difficulties[symptoma.com]

  • Juvenile Polyp

    Patients may present with life-threatening epistaxis. On examination, it may be seen as a pale reddish-blue mass.[radiopaedia.org] There is not strong evidence to support an increased risk of gastrointestinal cancer in children with a solitary juvenile polyp.[clinicaladvisor.com] […] to thrive despite adequate feeds Most patients have polyps by the time they are 20 years, but the number may vary from as few as four to one hundred.[news-medical.net]

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