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441 Possible Causes for Hoarseness, Iron Deficiency, Pallor

  • Hypothyroidism

    Then there is pitting edema in lower extremities, especially around the ankles, coarse brittle hair, skin pallor and dryness. A goitre may develop.[] A 40 year-old male presented with the history facial puffiness, hoarseness of voice and gait-ataxia. Investigations revealed frank primary hypothyroidism.[] Less often, too little or too much iodine in the diet ( iron deficiency ) and pituitary disease cause hypothyroidism.[]

  • Achlorhydria

    Symptoms Symptoms of pernicious anemia include fatigue , weakness, waxy pallor, shortness of breath, rapid heartbeat, unsteady gait, smooth tongue , gastrointestinal disturbances[] […] eyes and skin Incidence not known Black, tarry stools blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin chest pain or discomfort convulsions decreased urine dry mouth fainting hoarseness[] KEYWORDS: achlorhydria; chronic atrophic gastritis; iron deficiency anemia; iron malabsorption; pernicious anemia[]

  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

    Symptoms resulting from anemia (weakness, pallor, fatigue, tachycardia) may dominate the clinical picture.[] Hoarseness indicates that the nerve to the larynx is affected. The diagnosis is suggested by X ray and proved by endoscopy with multiple biopsies from… Read More[] Plummer-Vinson syndrome (PVS) is characterized by iron deficiency anemia, upper esophageal stricture, cervical dysphagia, and glossitis.[]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Fever, arthralgia and pallor are the most frequent clinical manifestations among the children.[] Characteristics of hoarse, rough and normal voices: acoustic spectrographic comparative analysis. Rev Bras Otorrinolaringol. 2002;68: 182–188.[] She was diagnosed with SLE with pernicious anemia and iron deficiency anemia. The rare association of SLE with pernicious anemia was reported previously in few patients.[]

  • Anemia

    She had severe pallor and multiple echymotic patches over the lower limbs. She was diagnosed with SLE with pernicious anemia and iron deficiency anemia.[] Those that do may exhibit lethargy, poor feeding, constipation, and a hoarse cry. Another telltale sign is prolonged jaundice.[] Topic Overview What is iron deficiency anemia? Iron deficiency anemia occurs when your body doesn't have enough iron.[]

  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

    Her physical examination revealed that she had telangiectasias on the tongue and hard palate, severe pallor, and hepatomegaly.[] Case report of a 40-year-old man with HHT presenting with 2 years of worsening hoarseness. Hoarseness corresponded with a period of anticoagulation.[] Bevacizumab, a VEGF inhibitor, reduces epistaxis, telangiectasias, and iron-deficiency anemia.[]

  • Systemic Scleroderma

    Even among patients who do not experience all of the skin changes associated with Raynaud’s phenomenon, most report digital pallor 11 (see Figure 3).[] GAVE can be a cause of upper gastrointestinal bleeding or iron deficiency anemia in patients with scleroderma. [10] Kidneys Renal involvement, in scleroderma, is considered[] ] Nail-fold capillary dilatation and capillary destruction (see image below) Raynaud phenomenon of the hands: Symmetrical acral vasospasm is present, with characteristic pallor[]

  • Carcinoid Tumor

    On examination, she was well nourished with stable vital signs, and no pallor, jaundice, or significant lymphadenopathy.[] In this case report, a 39-year-old woman with a history of hoarseness and dysphagia for approximately 6 months is presented.[] She was treated with recombinant human growth hormone (GH) for complete GH deficiency, and endoscopy was performed to identify iron-deficiency anemia.[]

  • Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis

    While there was no pallor, cyanosis, clubbing, jaundice and oedema. ENT examination of oral cavity, oropharynx, throat, nose and ear was normal.[] “They typically have gradually progressive hoarseness.” Again, this report alone would not lead down the papillomatosis pathway.[] He also developed iron deficiency anemia two years ago requiring iron infusions and occasional blood transfusion.[]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    A physical examination revealed conjuctival and palmar pallor but there were no stigmata of connective tissue disorders, systemic vasculitides or congenital heart disease.[] Hoarseness is a common clinical condition with underlying causes which can vary from reversible and benign to life-threatening and malignant.[] A 40-year-old female patient (nonsmoker, diabetic, with previous exposure to chemicals) was admitted to the hospital for weight loss, dry cough, loss of appetite, pallor,[]

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