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132 Possible Causes for Headache, Microcytic Anemia, Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

  • Iron Deficiency

    Abstract We report a case in an adolescent male patient with a history of chronic fatigue, headache and unexplained iron deficiency anaemia since 2007.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms of iron deficiency include: fatigue dizziness/lightheadedness pallor hair loss twitches irritability weakness pica brittle or grooved nails hair thinning PlummerVinson[en.wikipedia.org] Differentiation from other microcytic anemias Iron deficiency anemia must be differentiated from other microcytic anemias (see table Differential Diagnosis of Microcytic Anemia[merckmanuals.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Omeprazole Side Effects Patients taking omeprazole may experience common side effects such as stomach pain, diarrhea, constipation, gas, nausea, headache, vomiting and fever[livestrong.com] The most used name is Plummer-Vinson syndrome, named after Henry Stanley Plummer (1874–1936) and Porter Paisley Vinson (1890–1959) who were physicians on the staff of the[dx.doi.org] Abstract Iron-refractory iron deficiency anemia (IRIDA) is a rare autosomal recessive disease characterized by congenital hypochromic microcytic anemia, low transferrin saturation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Microcytic Anemia

    She denied weakness or clumsiness in upper extremities, headaches, vertigo, lightheadedness, or loss of consciousness.[neurology.org] Koilonychia- "spoon nails" [koi-loh-nik-ee-uh] What does Plummer-Vinson Syndrome look like in severe iron deficiency anemia?[quizlet.com] Typical causes of microcytic anemia include: Childhood Iron deficiency anemia, by far the most common cause of anemia in general and of microcytic anemia in particular Thalassemia[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

    Calcarea phosphorica – • Anaemic children who are peevish, and flabby • Heartburn, severe flatulence • Great weakness with headache Ferrum metallicum – • It is best adapted[drthindhomeopathy.com] The authors report the case of a 6 year old with Plummer-Vinson syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Blood tests demonstrate a hypochromic microcytic anemia that is consistent with an iron-deficiency anemia.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hereditary Sideroblastic Anemia

    You may be short of breath or have a headache. Your doctor will diagnose anemia with a physical exam and blood tests. Treatment depends on the kind of anemia you have.[icdlist.com] Iron-deficiency anemia PlummerVinson syndrome Macro-: Identification of a human mitochondrial ABC transporter, the functional orthologue of yeast Atm1p.[pdfoftheworld.us] Hypochromic microcytic anemias include: Iron deficiency anemia: The most common cause of microcytic anemia is an iron deficiency in the blood.[healthline.com]

  • Posthemorrhagic Anaemia of the Newborn

    You may be short of breath or have a headache. Your doctor will diagnose anemia with a physical exam and blood tests. Treatment depends on the kind of anemia you have.[icdlist.com] Plummer-Vinson syndrome Sideropenic dysphagia 280.9 Iron deficiency anemia, unspecified Anemia: achlorhydric chlorotic idiopathic hypochromic iron [Fe] deficiency NOS 281[theodora.com] Reticulocyte counts can also help identify the underlying cause of microcytic anemia.[captodayonline.com]

  • Acquired Hemolytic Anemia

    Attacks are precipated on exposure to cold and assoc with hemoglobinemia, hemoglobinuria, chills and fever, back, leg and abdominal pain, headache and malaise. 42.[slideshare.net] : hematology, myeloid hematologic disease (primarily D50-D77, 280-289 ) RBCs / hemoglobinopathy Polycythemia - Macrocytosis - Anemia Nutritional Iron deficiency anemia ( Plummer-Vinson[wikidoc.org] […] erichf 's version from 2012-08-16 20:55 Thalassemia Question Answer Appearance of thalassemia microcytic, hypochromic, hemolytic anemia What areas of the world have thalassemia[memorize.com]

  • Anemia of Chronic Disease

    She denies any recent history of fevers, chills or headaches. She does not smoke or drink alcohol. A CBC demonstrates a microcytic anemia.[medbullets.com] Rare symptoms & signs: -Glossitis or angular cheilitis -Dysphagia due to esophageal web (Plummer-Vinson syndrome) -Koilonychia; "Spoon" fingernails -Pica -soreness of mouth[quizlet.com] Conclusions: CD should be included in the differential diagnosis of microcytic anemia.[doi.org]

  • Achlorhydria

    Abdominal or stomach pain chills clay-colored stools cough dark urine diarrhea difficulty with swallowing dizziness fast heartbeat fever general feeling of tiredness or weakness headache[rawpaleodietforum.com] RACE Plummer-Vinson syndrome has mainly been described in whites. SEX Plummer-Vinson syndrome is more frequently observed in women.[flipper.diff.org] It has been reported a frequent finding in microcytic anemia, 1, 2 hyperthyroidism 3 and chronic arthritis. 4 For many years dilute hydrochloric acid has been employed in[nejm.org]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Nausea or headache (n 4) Thrombophlebitis at injection site (n 2). Nausea or headache (n 5). Fever (n 2) Engquist 1979 Pulmonary embolism (n 2).[doi.org] Physical signs could indicate presence of an underlying condition such as celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, Plummer-Vinson syndrome, and Peutz-Jeghers syndrome[[doi.org] anemia, chronic blood loss Protect airway and give high-flow oxygenInsert 2 large-bore (14-16G) IV cannulate take blood for FBC, U&E, LFT, clotting, cross-match 4-6 units[slideshare.net]

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