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242 Possible Causes for Hypokalemia, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Polyuria

  • Cushing's Disease

    The UFC test has a specificity of 81% and thus has a high rate of false-positives that are due to pseudo-Cushing states, sleep apnea, polycystic ovary syndrome, familial glucocorticoid[en.wikipedia.org] Tw o also demonstrated personality changes, hypertension and hypokalemia, the last of these being rarely reported in patients with Cushing's disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nine days postpartum, the patient was still unable to move in her bed, complained of strong thirst, and had hypotonic polyuria (8,900 mL/day).[academic.oup.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    ovary syndrome Table 1.[aafp.org] Rarely, DKA patients may present with significant hypokalemia.[web.archive.org] This is because both disorders cause polyuria, or excessive urine output.[courses.washington.edu]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    Kaltsas GA et al. (2000) How common are polycystic ovaries and the polycystic ovarian syndrome in women with Cushing's syndrome? Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 53 : 493–500 13.[nature.com] […] following features of CS: skin thinning, severe hypercortisolemia (24-hour urinary free cortisol 10 times the upper limit of normal), ectopic secretion of ACTH, and severe hypokalemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] low ACTH Presentation Symptoms depression and psychological changes oligomenorrhea growth retardation weakness acne excessive hair growth symptoms of diabetes (polydipsia, polyuria[step2.medbullets.com]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    الصفحة 226 - A prospective study of the prevalence of the polycystic ovary syndrome in unselected Caucasian women from Spain. ‏[books.google.com] The weakness in patients with CS is aggravated by associated hypokalemia which is due to increased mineralocorticoid activity.[benthamopen.com] Increased free cortisol Decreased serum ACTH Hypothesis: Iatrogenic Cushing’s syndrome Additional Learning issues: Pathophysiology of some Cushing’s disease clinical features Polyuria[medatrio.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

    ovary syndrome (PCOS).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The combination of polydipsia and (nocturnal) polyuria is also seen in (primary) hyperaldosteronism (which often goes with hypokalemia).[en.wikipedia.org] Polyuria Other names Urination - excessive amount Mary (2013). Basic skills in interpreting laboratory data (5th ed.).[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hyperthyroidism

    However, there is a possibility of secondary causes of hypokalemia in such a setting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Overdosage of any thyroid drug may produce the signs and symptoms of thyrotoxicosis including, but not limited to: polydipsia, polyuria, polyphagia, reduced heat tolerance[web.archive.org] […] symptoms are: rapid weight loss, tachycardia (rapid heart rate), vomiting, diarrhea, increased consumption of fluids (polydipsia), polyphasia, and increased urine production (polyuria[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis

    Her past history included T2DM since age 28, hypertension, obesity, psoriasis, hypothyroidism, and polycystic ovary syndrome.[cfp.ca] PURPOSE: To compare one vs. two bag system with respect to blood glucose variability (BGV), time for resolution of acidosis and incidence of hypoglycemia, hypokalemia, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient was treated without dialysis and was cured after a polyuria period of 2 months after the oliguric period.[oadoi.org]

  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 1

    "High prevalence of the polycystic ovary syndrome and hirsutism in women with type 1 diabetes mellitus".[en.wikipedia.org] The combination of polydipsia and (nocturnal) polyuria is also seen in (primary) hyperaldosteronism (which often goes with hypokalemia).[en.wikipedia.org] Polyuria Other names Urination - excessive amount Mary (2013). Basic skills in interpreting laboratory data (5th ed.).[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Diabetic Ketotic Coma

    Researchers are also studying the effects of these diets on acne, cancer, polycystic ovary syndrome ( PCOS ), and nervous system diseases like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and[webmd.com] […] also eliminates ketone bodies (2) insulin – turn off gluconeogenesis/glycogenolysis [K ] must be carefully monitored, since insulin causes K to enter cells – hyperkalemia Þ hypokalemia[d3jonline.tripod.com] Other conditions are also being studied to see if a ketogenic diet might be beneficial; these include: metabolic syndrome Alzheimer's disease acne cancer polycystic ovary[medicalnewstoday.com]

  • ACTH-Independent Cushing Syndrome

    ovary syndrome (PCOS)[specialty.mims.com] Weight gain Change of appearance Depression Insomnia Amenorrhoea / oligomenorrhoea Poor libido Thin skin / easy bruising Hair growth Acne Slow growth in children Back pain Polyuria[almostadoctor.co.uk] Elevated cortisol causes vasoconstriction, hypertension, sodium retention and hypokalemia.[wikilectures.eu]

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