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83 Possible Causes for Fainting Spells, Risk of Cancer Possibly Increased

  • Hypertension

    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] On the one side, low‐level drinking has been associated with less risk for ischemic heart disease 69 ; on the other side, the risk for hypertension seems increased, at least[doi.org]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    But it is not clear whether alcohol use after treatment might increase the risk of these cancers coming back (recurring).[cancer.org] In theory, it’s possible that alcohol use might raise the risk of recurrence.[cancer.org] For example, alcohol can increase the levels of estrogens in the body, which might increase the risk for breast cancer recurrence.[cancer.org]

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    Cytology of bladder washings from persons with stones and UTIs has shown squamous metaplasia, indicating a possible increased risk for malignancy.[dx.doi.org] However, the association between bladder stones and bladder cancer is even more controversial than that of UTIs and cancer.[dx.doi.org]

  • Toxoplasmosis

    It is also possible that the increased risk of various forms of cancer, including leukemia, could be as a result of infection with T. gondii, which may cause a nonspecific[doi.org] They even transform the phenotype of infected white cells by, for example, increasing migratory activity of the infected dendritic cells [344] and by inhibiting apoptotic[doi.org]

  • Stroke

    […] reflecting increased risks of therapy for blood-pressure reduction or reverse causation due to conditions that may be associated with blood-pressure reduction (such as cancer[doi.org] 1 Epidemiologic population studies have consistently suggested that blood pressure and the risk of death are inversely related among people 80 years of age or older, 5-9 possibly[doi.org]

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Because TGF-β has been implicated in the development of cancer, elevation of this cytokine in ME/CFS patients older than 65 y of age could contribute to their possibly increased[pnas.org] risk of NHL and two defined NHL subtypes, MZL and DLBCL, following their ME/CFS diagnosis ( 26 ).[pnas.org]

  • Ectopic Pregnancy

    The male offspring of women who took diethylstilbestrol during pregnancy have an increased incidence of genital abnormalities and a possibly increased risk of prostate and[web.archive.org] There was no history of dizziness or fainting spells. There were no gastrointestinal symptoms.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] […] of fainting.[thewomens.org.au]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    risk of infection and possibly cancer Hypogammaglobulinemia Neutropenia Reactivation of hepatitis B IL-6 inhibitors ‡ Sarilumab 200 mg sc once q 2 wk Dosage can be reduced[merckmanuals.com] (In addition to increasing the risk of cancer, heart disease and stroke, smoking may also make symptoms of RA worse.)[patient.info] […] hypersensitivity reactions) When the drug is being given: Mild itching at the injection site Rashes Back pain Hypertension or hypotension Fever After the drug is given: Slightly increased[merckmanuals.com]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Deficiencies of folate are also being increasingly studied for a possible role in other diseases:. A low intake of folic acid is associated with risk for colon cancer.[forum.parkinson.org] Chronic constipation, experienced by many people with PD, also increases risk for colon cancer; it is prudent for those with PD to control constipation and to be sure the[forum.parkinson.org]

  • Pneumothorax

    Being on a ventilator also may increase risk for pneumothorax. 1 Answer A Chest trauma increases the risk for hemothorax (bleeding into the pleural cavity).[sharecare.com] Other possible risk factors include blunt or penetrating traumas to the chest or lung, pleural cancer, and blood clotting problems.[sharecare.com]

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