Create issue ticket

51 Possible Causes for Fetor Hepaticus

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    DIAGNOSIS Can be asymptomatic for decades History Physical findings: Hepatomegaly, jaundice, ascites, spider angioma, splenomegaly, palmar erythema, fetor hepaticus, purpura[slideshare.net] hepaticus Dupuytren's contracture Abdominal symptoms Hepatomegaly (possibly causing RUQ pain ) Splenomegaly Ascites Skin changes Generally dry and atrophic Lacquered lips[amboss.com] […] hyperparathyroidism References: [10] Clinical features Nonspecific symptoms (patients are often initially asymptomatic) Fatigue, malaise , weight loss Jaundice Pruritus Asterixis Fetor[amboss.com]

  • Liver Failure

    Fetor hepaticus Constructional apraxia Patients cannot reproduce simple designs (e.g. a star of David) Drowsiness and confusion Parotid gland enlargement Spider angiomas Icterus[stanfordmedicine25.stanford.edu] […] symptoms, including anorexia, fatigue, weakness, and weight loss Cruveilhier-Baumgarten murmur—a venous hum in patients with portal hypertension Dupuytren’s contracture Fetor[aafp.org] hepaticus—a sweet, pungent breath odor Gynecomastia Hepatomegaly Jaundice Kayser-Fleischer ring—brown-green ring of copper deposit around the cornea, pathognomonic for Wilson[aafp.org]

  • Secondary Biliary Cirrhosis

    […] symptoms, including anorexia, fatigue, weakness, and weight loss Cruveilhier-Baumgarten murmur—a venous hum in patients with portal hypertension Dupuytren’s contracture Fetor[aafp.org] hepaticus—a sweet, pungent breath odor Gynecomastia Hepatomegaly Jaundice Kayser-Fleischer ring—brown-green ring of copper deposit around the cornea, pathognomonic for Wilson[aafp.org]

  • Portacaval Anastomosis

    7 34.00 Inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery Superior mesenteric artery, Duodenum, Pancreas, Anastomosis Biology Log Press (2011-12-02) - ISBN-13: 978-613-9-97470-2 29.00 Fetor[morebooks.de] hepaticus: Occurs in portosystemic encephalopathy of any cause (eg, cirrhosis) Small-sized liver Venous hums: Continuous noises audible in patients with portal hypertension[emedicine.medscape.com] Hepaticus Portal hypertension, Portacaval anastomosis, Thiol, Ammonia, Ketone Biology Acu Publishing (2012-01-10) - ISBN-13: 978-620-0-28594-2 39.00 Inferior epigastric artery[morebooks.de]

  • Macronodular Cirrhosis

    Fetor hepaticus. Palmar erythema. Terry's nails. Kayser-Fleischer rings. Tattoos. IV tract marks. What is the Child-Pugh scoring system for cirrhosis.[brainscape.com] This may be visible as an increase in abdominal girth. [15] Fetor hepaticus is a musty breath odor resulting from increased dimethyl sulfide . [16] Jaundice , or icterus is[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hepatic Encephalopathy

    There is accompanying fetor hepaticus and asterixis. Patients are stuporous with marked confusion. They are barely responsive to painful stimuli.[enotes.tripod.com] Moderate Confusion Asterixis Fetor hepaticus Hypothermia Hyperventilation Video on the pathophysiology of hepatic encephalopathy Investigations in hepatic encephalopathy Full[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] hepaticus 17 18.[slideshare.net]

  • Hepatitis C

    Signs in patients with decompensated liver disease include the following: Head signs: Icteric sclera, temporal muscle wasting, enlarged parotid gland, cyanosis Fetor hepaticus[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Massive Hepatic Necrosis

    hepaticus - characteristic body odor that is variously described as "musty" or "sweet and sour" Palmar erythema (a reflection of local vasodilatation) and spider angiomas[quizlet.com] Hepatic Failure Clinical Features: Jaundice Hypoalbuminemia  peripheral edema Hyperammonemia  cerebral dysfunction Fetor hepaticus  “musty” or “sweet & sour” body odor[slideshare.net] […] regardless of underlying cause Jaundice - almost invariable Hypoalbuminemia - which predisposes to peripheral edema hyperammonemia - plays a major role in cerebral dysfunction Fetor[quizlet.com]

  • Hypoglycemic Encephalopathy

    Symptoms There is a disturbance of consciousness that may progress to deep coma (hepatic coma), psychiatric changes of varying degree, flapping tremor, and fetor hepaticus[healthcentral.com]

  • Idiopathic Copper-Associated Cirrhosis

    hepaticus Chest Spider naevi, gynaecomastia Abdomen Hepatomegaly, splenomegaly (due to portal hypertension) Ascites, caput medusa Polyneuropathy Scoring systems for chronic[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] […] symptoms, including anorexia, fatigue, weakness, and weight loss Cruveilhier-Baumgarten murmur—a venous hum in patients with portal hypertension Dupuytren’s contracture Fetor[aafp.org] Fetor hepaticus . Musty odor in breath due to increased dimethyl sulfide. Jaundice.[craigcameron.us]

Further symptoms