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285 Possible Causes for Hereditary Spherocytosis, Oral Contraceptive

  • Cholelithiasis

    Hereditary spherocytosis, sickle cell anaemia and thalassemia are the haemolytic disorders most commonly associated with development of gall stones in paediatric age group[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Association between exogenous estrogen intake and cholelithiasis risk has been reported in several epidemiological studies, including oral contraceptive (OC) and hormone replacement[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The incidence of gall stones in thalassaemia is less than that in sickle cell anaemia or hereditary spherocytosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Megaloblastic Anemia

    Spherocytosis: A Patient's Journey back to top Where Can I Find More Information?[hematology.org] A 34-year-old woman developed megaloblastic anemia and peripheral polyneuropathy following the use of oral contraceptives for 4 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Inherited causes such as sickle cell disease and hereditary spherocytosis; other causes include transfusion of incompatible blood, autoimmune disease, certain drugs (penicillin[labtestsonline.org]

  • Portal Vein Thrombosis

    Patients with big spleens (mostly patients with myelofibrosis or lymphoma) and patients with hemolysis, in particular hereditary hemolytic anemias (hereditary spherocytosis[haematologica.org] Acquired causes : Liver disease, disseminated intravascular coagulation, pregnancy, oral contraceptive pill, malignancy, myeloproliferative disease, lupus anticoagulant syndrome[explainmedicine.com] HCC) hypercoagulable state — thrombophilia, malignancy, pregnancy, trauma, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), hypovolemia, oral contraceptive pill (OCP) endothelial activation[lifeinthefastlane.com]

  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    […] hemolytic anemias D58.0 Hereditary spherocytosis D58.1 Hereditary elliptocytosis D58.2 Other hemoglobinopathies D58.8 Other specified hereditary hemolytic anemias D58.9 Hereditary[icd10data.com] HUS has also been known to occur in persons using drugs such as oral contraceptives , immunosuppressors, and antineoplastics, and in women during the postpartum period.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Pneumococcal pneumonia infection AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) Drugs, for example, oral contraceptives, chemotherapeutic medications (mitomycin C, bleomycin, cisplatinum[healthcommunities.com]

  • Hereditary Benign Telangiectasia

    Duygu Akçay, Bülent Devrim Akçay DOI : 10.24953/turkjped.2018.03.004 Hereditary spherocytosis: Retrospective evaluation of 65 children.[turkishjournalpediatrics.org] Association with thyrotoxicosis, estrogen-excess states [ pregnancy, oral contraceptive use] and liver disease is known.[medcaretips.com] Spider angiomas are more common in women than in men, especially in women of childbearing age due to pregnancy or oral contraceptive use.[medcaretips.com]

  • Dubin-Johnson Syndrome

    spherocytosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] •Subclinical cases can become evident during pregnancy or following the initiation of oral contraceptives.[medicalgeek.com] This patient should be given the warning for follow-up in case of pregnancy, oral contraceptives, and any illness which leads to an increase in the bilirubin level.[labpedia.net]

  • Cooley's Anemia

    SINCE the observations of Lyngar 1 and Owren 2 on the mechanism of intercurrent anemic crises in hereditary spherocytosis, it has been widely recognized that bone-marrow failure[nejm.org] Oral contraceptives should be avoided because they carry their own risk of thrombosis.[news.weill.cornell.edu] An infant under 1 year of age who had undergone splenectomy for hereditary spherocytosis became ill with pneumococcal meningitis at 10 months and recovered.[nejm.org]

  • Monilethrix

    spherocytosis 2, 3 Hereditary elliptocytosis 2, 3 Ankyrin : Long QT syndrome 4 Hereditary spherocytosis 1 Catenin APC Gardner's syndrome Familial adenomatous polyposis plakoglobin[en.wikipedia.org] Steroid preparations , retinoids , glycolic acids, oral contraceptives, and vitamins can also be used to treat the condition albeit with limited success.[aocd.org] contraceptives, steroids, radiation therapy , external desquamative ointments, and steroid preparations have not show impressive results. [2] Avoiding trauma is perhaps the[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Graves Disease

    The patient did not have a history of chronic anemia, which was against the diagnosis of hereditary spherocytosis.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] oral contraceptives, some Intrauterine Devices (IUDs), unless post-menopausal or surgically sterilized.[clinicaltrials.gov] Her only current medication is an oral contraceptive pill.[step2.medbullets.com]

  • Splenic Infarction

    This case report presents an unusual complication of isolated hereditary spherocytosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Medications at home significant only for oral contraceptives. Patient gave a history of smoking 5-6 cigarettes per day.[gastrohep.com] Although several mechanisms have been proposed for splenic infarction in patients with various hematologic disorders, hereditary spherocytosis (HS) is usually not associated[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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