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42 Possible Causes for Failure to Thrive, Intermittent Dysphagia, Tooth Loss

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    The case of a patient with intermittent dysphagia and suspected GERD is discussed. Pharyngoesophageal scintigraphy was performed. Reflux test was negative.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Oral Symptoms include: burning mouth syndrome, tooth sensitivity, loss of the vertical dimension of cculsion and aesthetic disfigurement. [11] Respiratory: Gastric acid in[physio-pedia.com] In pediatrics, the presentation is often non-specific, with vomiting, upper and lower respiratory symptoms, irritability, aversion to food, and failure to thrive 2.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

    He also had an intermittent high-grade fever with chills and rigors. He had voice changes, odynophagia, and dysphagia for three days.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Progressive dental tissue loss (tooth wear) has been reported in PWS [ 22, 32 ] and gastro-oesophageal reflux described in one case report [ 27 ].[bmcoralhealth.biomedcentral.com] Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is characterized by infantile lethargy and hypotonia causing poor feeding and failure to thrive, childhood obesity, short stature, and hypogonadism[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Epidermolysis Bullosa

    Intermittent surgery includes insertion of gastrostomy buttons for those failing to thrive or having severe dysphagia, plastic hand surgery to release contractures and dental[bjo.bmj.com] Severe forms of this subtype may lead to eye damage; tooth loss; blistering inside the mouth and gastrointestinal tract; and fusing together of the fingers or toes.[niams.nih.gov] For some types of EB, the internal mucosa is also affected: nutrition can be compromised, resulting in osteoporosis, and general failure to thrive: quite young children can[debra-international.org]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    The dysphagia is usually painless and intermittent or progressive over years, limited to solids and sometimes associated with weight loss.[ojrd.com] Dental abnormalities may be evident on physical examination, including severe tooth abrasion, abfraction, and surface tooth loss. [7, 8] Complications Lead toxicity has neurologic[emedicine.com] In children, iron deficiency causes developmental delays, behavioral disturbances, failure to thrive (grow) and increased infections.[medicinenet.com]

  • Zenker Diverticulum

    A watch-and-wait approach should be used for patients with mild symptoms (ie, mild or intermittent dysphagia) and minor functional limitations.[mdedge.com] To our knowledge, this is the first report of a dislodged tooth located in a ZD in the perioperative period.[oatext.com] Fred Ferri’s popular "5 books in 1" format provides quick guidance on menorrhagia, Failure to Thrive (FTT), Cogan’s syndrome, and much more.[books.google.ro]

  • Spastic Ataxia with Congenital Miosis

    Intermittent saccadic pursuits Gaze directed horizontal nystagmus Spinocerebellar ataxia 23 See the list below: Clinical features Age of onset - 43-56 years Slow progression[emedicine.medscape.com] […] retardation, urinary incontinence and pes cavus (Behr's synd) Optic atrophy with hereditary ataxias (Fredreich's ataxia, Marie's ataxia) Optic atrophy with Charcot-Marie-Tooth[pedseyes.org] Infants with hereditary folate malabsorption experience feeding difficulties, diarrhea, and failure to gain weight and grow at the expected rate (failure to thrive).[findzebra.com]

  • Hidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia

    .  Intermittent hyperpyrexia may occur in infants with decreased sweating.  The mortality rate approaches 30%.[slideshare.net] . • DLX genes have been involved in the patterning of ectomesenchyme of the first brachial arch with respect to tooth development. www.indiandentalacademy.com 25. • Loss of[de.slideshare.net] […] to thrive in infancy Linear growth delay/arrest in infancy Muscle and joint problems[nfed.patientcrossroads.org]

  • Disorder of the Hypopharynx

    The dysphagia is usually painless and intermittent or progressive over years, limited to solids and sometimes associated with weight loss.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com] Long-term sequelae of radiotherapy can include loss of energy, pain, xerostomia, impaired taste, impaired smell, trismus, tooth decay, tissue stiffness, edema, and impairments[nature.com] Seven new chapters cover palliative care, pancreatic cancer, babesiosis, Zika virus, sexual dysfunction, bronchiolitis, and failure to thrive.[books.google.com]

  • Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia

    Intermittent hyperpyrexia may occur in infants with decreased sweating. The mortality rate approaches 30%.[emedicine.medscape.com] Abnormalities of the periodontal ligament can also affect the retention of the teeth in the oral cavity and can, therefore, lead to early tooth loss.[rd-dental.com] There was no history of failure to thrive, salt craving, vomiting, and constipation. He had normal developmental milestones.[indianjnephrol.org]

  • Constitutional Anemia due to Iron Metabolism Disorder

    The dysphagia is usually painless and intermittent or progressive over years, limited to solids and sometimes associated with weight loss.[medicbind.com] Charcot Marie Tooth disease is not a fatal disorder. It does not shorten the normal life expectancy of patients, and it does not affect them mentally.[aetna.com] […] to thrive, adult (R62.7) failure to thrive, child (R62.51) feeding problems in newborn (P92.-) sequelae of malnutrition and other nutritional deficiencies (E64.-) E63.0 Essential[en.wikisource.org]

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