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860 Possible Causes for Hyperkalemia, Hypoglycemia, Sweating

  • Heat Stroke

    Hyperkalemia and hypoglycemia may occur. Classic heatstroke takes 2 to 3 days of exposure to develop.[merckmanuals.com] Laboratory studies with dogs have demonstrated heat stroke-induced sinoatrial node dysfunction in the setting of hyperkalemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] glands to produce more sweat.[emedicine.com]

  • Heat Exhaustion

    Diagnosis is clinical and requires exclusion of other possible causes (eg, hypoglycemia, acute coronary syndrome, various infections).[merckmanuals.com] , and low air humidity which can allow sweat to evaporate.[symptoma.com] The body cools itself by sweating and allowing that sweat to evaporate.[medicinenet.com]

  • Hypoglycemia

    On this page: What is hypoglycemia? What are the symptoms of hypoglycemia? What causes hypoglycemia in people with diabetes? How can hypoglycemia be prevented?[web.archive.org] Spurious hypoglycemia, hyperkalemia and hypoxemia in chronic hemolytic anemia. Isr J Med Sci. 1990 Nov. 26(11):606-10. [Medline]. Jokinen CH, Swaim WR, Nuttall FQ.[emedicine.com] Severe hypoglycemia eventually lead to glucose deprivation of the central nervous system resulting in hunger; sweating; paresthesia; impaired mental function; seizures; coma[icd9data.com]

  • Addisonian Crisis

    Treat severe hyperglycemia with 1-2 gm/kg of D50 Consider infusion of D5NS for continued hypoglycemia Check FS glucose Q1-2 hours to ensure improving hypoglycemia Hypotension[coreem.net] Aldosterone is the first-line defense against hyperkalemia.[emedicine.medscape.com] Patients may experience lightheadedness or dizziness, weakness, sweating, abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, or even loss of consciousness.[endocrinesurgery.ucla.edu]

  • Addison's Disease

    ACTH stimulation tests and Insulin-induced hypoglycemia tests, imaging studies with CT scan and MRI may follow.[symptoma.com] Source:MedicineNet Hyperkalemia - Hyperkalemia is too much potassium in the blood. It can be caused by a variety of factors.[web.archive.org] […] present a 51-year-old male patient, who underwent hemodialysis therapy for 8 years, diagnosed with Addison's disease after having myalgia, skin hyperpigmentation, weight loss, sweating[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Phase of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

    So dasatinib or imatinib may be preferred in patients with a history of arrhythmias, ischemic heart disease, pancreatitis or hypoglycemia [ 59, 60 ].[omicsonline.org] […] severe, and can include: rash bruising and bleeding easily bone and joint pain stomach pain more pronounced fatigue difficulty breathing increased risk of infection night sweats[healthline.com] The chronic phase is characterized by nonspecific symptoms ( fever, weight loss, night sweats) and splenomegaly and can persist for up to 10 years.[amboss.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

    Although both blood glucose control and sepsis can strongly affect the occurrence of severe hypoglycemia, few studies have examined the seasonal variation of severe hypoglycemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] serious adverse events was 2.6 times higher in the intensive group compared with the standard therapy group, with a 17-fold increase in hypotension and a 10-fold increase in hyperkalemia[circ.ahajournals.org] Patients should be advised that low blood sugar (glucose 70 mg/dL) is often accompanied by symptoms such as tachycardia, sweating, shakiness, intense hunger, or confusion,[online.epocrates.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    The neonate did not experience hypoglycemia or other complications. Placental biopsy revealed normal findings.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It presents with asymptomatic hyperkalemia along with hyperchloraemic metabolic acidosis without significant renal function impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms may include: Sweating (almost always present). Check for sweating on the back of your neck at your hairline. Nervousness, shakiness, and weakness.[web.archive.org]

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 1

    The main concern is hypoglycemia, which can cause sudden incapacitation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Medscape Education Diabetes & Endocrinology , March 2018 Managing Patients on RAAS Inhibitors CME / ABIM MOC / CE Clinical Case Challenges for Managing Hyperkalemia in Patients[medscape.org] Symptoms include: Weakness Dizziness Trembling Sudden sweating Headache Confusion Irritability Blurry or double vision Hypoglycemia can lead to coma if it is not corrected[drugs.com]

  • Autoimmune Adrenal Insufficiency

    Fig. 1 Response of ACTH and cortisol to insulin-induced hypoglycemia in controls and patients with latent PAI.[karger.com] Initial laboratory values were notable for hyperkalemia of 9.3 mmol/L, hypoglycemia, hyponatremia, non-anion gap metabolic acidosis, mild peripheral eosinophilia, and random[shmabstracts.com] […] symptoms of adrenal insufficiency include fatigue, weakness, weight loss, low blood pressure (sometimes seen as orthostatic hypotension), anxiety, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, sweating[mastattack.org]

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