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33 Possible Causes for Green Jaundice, Hepatic Encephalopathy, Scleral Icterus

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Kayser-Fleischer ring—brown-green ring of copper deposit around the cornea, pathognomonic for Wilson’s disease Nail changes: Muehrcke’s nails—paired horizontal white bands[aafp.org] Secondary prophylaxis of hepatic encephalopathy: an open-label randomized controlled trial of lactulose versus placebo.[medscape.com] icterus Yellow discoloration of skin, cornea, and mucous membranes Increasing serum bilirubin due to compromised hepatocyte excretory function Spider angiomata Central arteriole[pathophys.org]

  • Hemochromatosis

    […] or odd colored skin (ashen gray green or reddish) • Abdominal pain (upper right quadrant—in area of the liver) • Joint pain • Rapid weight loss • Gall bladder, pancreas or[irondisorders.org] Additionally, patients may have neuroradiological changes associated with complications of hemochromatosis, such as hepatic encephalopathy, which have distinct radiographic[radiopaedia.org] This can lead to confusion or even coma (hepatic encephalopathy). Cirrhosis and haemochromatosis together can increase the risk of liver cancer.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Liver Failure

    Kayser-Fleischer ring—brown-green ring of copper deposit around the cornea, pathognomonic for Wilson’s disease Nail changes: Muehrcke’s nails—paired horizontal white bands[aafp.org] […] predisposes individuals to develop hepatic encephalopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One scheme defines "acute hepatic failure" as the development of encephalopathy within 26 weeks of the onset of any hepatic symptoms.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    Perera DR, Greene ML, Fenster F: Cholestasis associated with extrabiliary Hodgkin's disease. Gastroenterology 1974;67:680–685.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Patients may even present with ascites, hepatic encephalopathy and/or esophageal variceal hemorrhage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical exam was remarkable for scleral icterus and mild jaundice; no xanthomas were noted. Laboratory studies were performed ( Table 1 ).[clinchem.org]

  • Toxic Hepatitis

    Jaundice as a misadventure of a green tea (camellia sinensis) lover: a case report. Acta Gastroenterol Belg 2008; 71: 409-12.[livertox.nih.gov] Acute hepatic encephalopathy may also be a sign of terminal liver failure. Chronic hepatic encephalopathy may be permanent or recurrent.[healthline.com] A 47-year-old woman was admitted to our clinic with weakness, fatigue, pruritus, and scleral icterus that had developed 10 days prior to presentation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Secondary Biliary Cirrhosis

    […] to fibrosis Surface & cut section : micronodular cirrhosis Colour : green bile stained Serum Elevated cholebilirubin (obstructive jaundice ) Elevated cholebilirubin & autoantibodies[gen9mdforum.forumegypt.net] Hepatic encephalopathy results in confusion and possibly unconsciousness.[icd.codes] icterus Vascular spiders (spider telangiectasias, spider angiomata) Splenomegaly Testicular atrophy TABLE 2 Common Physical Examination Findings in Patients with Cirrhosis[aafp.org]

  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    Perera DR, Greene ML, Fenster F: Cholestasis associated with extrabiliary Hodgkin's disease. Gastroenterology 1974;67:680–685.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] encephalopathy) due to the inability of the scarred liver to remove toxins from the blood stream.[patients.gi.org] encephalopathy, a brain disorder that ranges from a subtle condition with no outward signs or symptoms to a severe condition that can cause severe complications, such as[rarediseases.org]

  • Jaundice

    Here's What to Know," 30 May 2018 Studying green-blooded lizards could lead to new treatments for jaundice, or even malaria. — Laura Yan, Popular Mechanics, "Green-Blooded[merriam-webster.com] Serious problems caused by liver disease can include Ascites : Accumulation of fluid within the abdomen Hepatic encephalopathy : Deterioration of brain function because the[merckmanuals.com] This is sometimes referred to as scleral icterus.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Secondary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    Perera DR, Greene ML, Fenster F: Cholestasis associated with extrabiliary Hodgkin's disease. Gastroenterology 1974;67:680–685.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Autopsy revealed liver failure and hepatic encephalopathy due to SSC caused by the polytrauma and the subsequent intensive care.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 55-year-old morbidly obese male presented electively with a 2-week history of low back pain and scleral icterus for 2 days.[karger.com]

  • Drug-induced Cholestatic Hepatitis

    Perera DR, Greene ML, Fenster F: Cholestasis associated with extrabiliary Hodgkin's disease. Gastroenterology 1974;67:680–685.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] ALP isoenzyme test (Medical Encyclopedia) Ascites (Medical Encyclopedia) Diet - liver disease (Medical Encyclopedia) Hepatic encephalopathy (Medical Encyclopedia) Hepatomegaly[icdlist.com] His pertinent physical exam findings were scleral icterus and jaundice all over the body and evidence of scratch marks and excoriations from itching but no abdominal distention[karger.com]

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