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13 Possible Causes for Hematocrit Decreased, Pernicious Anemia not due to Intrinsic Factor Deficiency, Restless Legs Syndrome

  • Anemia

    Throughout fetal life, erythrocytes decrease in size and increase in number: hematocrit increases from 30% to 40% during the second trimester to 50% to 63% at term.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org] Pernicious anemia is caused by a lack of intrinsic factor, which is required to absorb vitamin B12 from food.[en.wikipedia.org] The restless legs syndrome. Prog Neurobiol. 2005; 77 (3): 139-65[ DOI ][ PubMed ] 23. Earley CJ. Clinical practice. Restless legs syndrome.[doi.org]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Prevalence of restless legs syndrome (RLS) in India is unknown. Up to 25% of Caucasian RLS patients also have iron deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A vitamin B12 deficiency due to pernicious anemia (positive intrinsic factor antibodies) was also highlighted, but this was not enough to explain the anemia without macrocytosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ; normal unless infection is present Cells are iron deficient; as hematocrit falls below 30%, hypochromic microcytic cells appear, followed by a decrease in MCV White blood[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Restless legs syndrome. A review. Arch Intern Med. 1996;156:243-248.[forum.parkinson.org] Technically, the term "pernicious anemia" refers to vitamin B12 deficiency due to a lack of intrinsic factor.[web.archive.org] […] in serum vitamin B 12 and the decline in hematocrit.[aafp.org]

  • Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord

    anemia 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Vegan anemia D51.3 ) pernicious ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D51.0 Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia due to intrinsic[icd10data.com] , [3] and copper deficiency. [4] It is usually associated with pernicious anemia.[ipfs.io] Vitamin B12 deficiency, in turn, may be caused by malabsorption due to intrinsic factor-related pathologies.[symptoma.com]

  • Autoimmune Pangastritis

    […] to loss of negative feedback) G cell hyperplasia hypergastrinem ia Autoantibodies against intrinsic factor vitamin B 12 deficiency pernicious anemia EMAG Helicobacter-associated[amboss.com] anemia , a megaloblastic anemia arising from vitamin B 12 malabsorption as a consequence of intrinsic factor deficiency, [7,8] or the iron deficiency anemia due to iron malabsorption[journals.lww.com] Severe (G3) Metaplastic Mild (G1) Moderate (G2) Severe (G3) Pathophysiology AMAG Autoimmune destruction of the parietal cells Achlorhydria increased release of gastrin (due[amboss.com]

  • Megaloblastic Anaemia in Pregnancy

    This accelerates erythropoiesis, but hemoglobin concentration and hematocrit decrease. 3. Iron metabolism In adult men, there is usually little iron loss from the body.[intechopen.com] It results in a malignant condition named pernicious anemia due to major vitamin B12 deficiency as the intrinsic factor is responsible for absorbing the vitamin in the intestine[pregmed.org] Clinical symptoms of iron deficiency anemia include fatigue, headache, restless legs syndrome, and pica (in extreme situations).[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Normocytic Normochromic Anemia

    However, the hematocrit and hemoglobin is decreased. [1] Causes [ edit ] The issue is thought of as representing any of the following: a decreased production of normal-sized[en.wikipedia.org] Causes Pernicious anemia- inability of GI tract to absorb B12 due to a missing transport protein called intrinsic factor #1 cause of B12 deficiency Most often caused by an[physicianassistantexamreview.com] leg syndrome, and a cessation of menstruation and/or a loss of libido.[innvista.com]

  • Posthemorrhagic Anaemia of the Newborn

    Legs Syndrome and Rest","Stillborn\n","Infant death\n\nSee also the symptoms of Chondrodysplasia, Grebe type and Chon","Facies abnormality\n","Hepatomegaly\n","Short stature[webhealthnetwork.com] Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia due to intrinsic factor deficiency Addison anemia Biermer anemia Pernicious (congenital) anemia Congenital intrinsic factor deficiency D51.1[en.wikisource.org] However, the hematocrit and hemoglobin is decreased. [1] Causes [ edit ] The issue is thought of as representing any of the following: a decreased production of normal-sized[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Microcytic Anemia

    Another common symptom is restless leg syndrome (RLS), which is an unpleasant urge to move the legs during periods of inactivity.[merckmanuals.com] Pernicious anemia is an autoimmune condition where the body lacks intrinsic factor, required to absorb vitamin B12 from food. Alcoholism can cause macrocytic anemia.[copacabanarunners.net] Typically, when iron deficiency is the cause of microcytosis, the RBC count is decreased proportionately to the hemoglobin and hematocrit.[news.mayomedicallaboratories.com]

  • Vitamin Deficiency

    , and erythrocyte count; a decrease in MCV; or an optimal rise in reticulocyte number.[nap.edu] , while macrocytosis (high MCV) strongly suggests vitamin B 12 or folic acid deficiency. 5,6 Pernicious anemia (megaloblastic anemia due to failure of the gastric mucosa to[uspharmacist.com] Low levels are marked by irregular heartbeat, muscle cramps, restless leg syndrome, cravings for chocolate, and fatigue.[betternutrition.com]