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128 Possible Causes for Hypokalemia, Polycythemia, Polyuria

  • Cushing's Disease

    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] […] kyphosis caused by osteoporosis of the spine, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, amenorrhea, hypertrichosis in females, impotence in males, dusky complexion with purple markings, polycythemia[fpnotebook.com] Ectopic ACTH secretion was initially suspected on the basis of very high cortisoluria and ACTH concentrations, severe hypokalemia, a lung hypermetabolic lesion and a normal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pheochromocytoma

    […] hypertension; and a 6-month history of daily symptomatic hypertensive paroxysms, associated with chest pressure, unilateral flushing, dizziness, weakness, tachycardia, and polyuria[archinte.ama-assn.org] So far, 13 cases of PCC/PGL with polycythemia have been reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The aim of the present study was to uncover novel genetic causes of PPGL-polycythemia syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    […] 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] […] kyphosis caused by osteoporosis of the spine, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, amenorrhea, hypertrichosis in females, impotence in males, dusky complexion with purple markings, polycythemia[icd9data.com]

  • Diuretic Toxicity

    Same as chlorothiazide; hypokalemia is major electrolyte imbalance Footnotes The plasma clearance of furosemide varies considerably in the neonate (Aranda et al 1980, Chemtob[uichildrens.org] Early symptoms of hypercalcemia may include nausea, vomiting, and anorexia (appetite/weight loss), followed by polyuria (excess urination), polydipsia (excess thirst), weakness[vitamindwiki.com] Toxicity: Ototoxicity, Hypokalemia, Dehydration, Nephritis (interstitial), causes acute Gout. (OH DANG!)[quizlet.com]

  • Hypokalemic Nephropathy

    Certain herbal products, like licorice and gan cao may be causative for hypokalemia.[symbiosisonlinepublishing.com] Hypokalemia can lead to a renal concentrating defect leading to polyuria and polydipsia- DI 2.[nephronpower.com] D006978 Renovascular hypertension (or renal… … Wikipedia Erythromelalgia — Classification and external resources Erythromelalgia in a 77 year old woman with longstanding polycythemia[medicine.academic.ru]

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormone

    Monitor intake and output, serum glucose and electrolyte levels for abnormalities, especially hypokalemia and hypernatremia.[journals.lww.com] Sugar remains in the blood and often the body will try and remove this leading to a high sugar content in the urine, causing polyuria (passing of large volumes of urine) and[cancerindex.org] Hypertnsion, Hypokalemia (low levels of K), hypernatremia and Alkalosis. (Adenoma’s – Over production of Aldosterone).[biochemden.com]

  • Iatrogenic Cushing's Disease

    In addition to the CS development, biochemical results of the patient showed low cortisol, ACTH, testosterone, DHEAS (Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate) levels, and hypokalemia[mrmjournal.biomedcentral.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] […] kyphosis caused by osteoporosis of the spine, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, amenorrhea, hypertrichosis in females, impotence in males, dusky complexion with purple markings, polycythemia[fpnotebook.com]

  • Polycystic Kidney Disease

    The formation of multiple cysts is also seen in conditions that cause hypokalemia, certain metabolic conditions, and toxic injury to the kidney Acquired cystic kidney disease[news-medical.net] Tolvaptan appears to slow increase in renal volume and decline in renal function, but it can cause adverse effects via free water diuresis (eg, thirst, polydipsia, polyuria[merckmanuals.com] Some of these are: hypertension, haematuria, polyuria, flank pain and tendency to recurrent urinary tract infections and kidney stones.[doi.org]

  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma

    A 65-year-old seemingly well male patient was referred to our clinic under the suspicion of hyperaldosteronism due to hypertension combined with hypokalemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A comparison of plasma vasopressin measurements with a standard indirect test in the differential diagnosis of polyuria. N Engl J Med 1981; 305: 1539-46. ‎[books.google.es] […] beta-estradiol (serum, only in men and postmenopausal women) Mineralocorticoid excess potassium (serum) aldosterone/renin ratio (only in patients with arterial hypertension and/or hypokalemia[ensat.org]

  • Dehydration

    This disease is characterized by minimal proteinuria, hyperuricemia, hypokalemia and reduced glomerular filtration rate.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The hallmarks of dehydration include thirst and neurological changes such as headaches, general discomfort, loss of appetite, decreased urine volume (unless polyuria is the[en.wikipedia.org] Hyponatremia, hypokalemia and hypochloremia were present in 10.6%, 7.7%, and 10.6% cases, respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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