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263 Possible Causes for Increased Susceptibility to Infections, Recurrent Otitis Media, Weight Loss

  • Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder

    The most common symptom of PIDD is an increased susceptibility to infection.[symptoma.com] loss Recurrent viral infections (colds, herpes, warts, condyloma) Recurrent need for intravenous antibiotics to clear infections Recurrent, deep abscesses of the skin or[immunedisease.com] Scarred tympanic membranes or chronic perforation due to recurrent otitis media is commonly seen in patients with antibody deficiencies.[worldallergy.org]

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Conclusions Severe hypochlorhydria generated by PPI use leads to bacterial colonisation and increased susceptibility to enteric bacterial infection.[dx.doi.org] Weight loss improved pH profiles and symptoms (evidence B). Weight loss and head of bed elevation are effective lifestyle interventions for GERD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Conversely, no conclusive clinical evidence supports a link between gastroesophageal reflux and other supraesophageal problems, including otalgia, recurrent otitis media,[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Hypogammaglobulinemia

    susceptibility to pyogenic infections.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Abstract Celiac crisis is an acute, fulminant form of celiac disease manifesting with severe diarrhea, metabolic and electrolyte abnormalities, and weight loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Case description: A 41-year-old female with TS, hypothyroidism, and recurrent otitis media as a child presents with severe vitamin deficiencies including: iron, vitamin B12[eposters.net]

  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

    susceptibility to infection cystitis (bladder inflammation) easily broken bones diabetes cognitive changes such as mood swings sterility cancer of the bladder.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] A previously healthy 21-year-old man presented with an 8-month history of weight loss, lethargy and dysuria unresponsive to empiric antibiotics and paraurethral drainage of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] otitis media otalgia lower respiratory symptoms hemoptysis renal symptoms hematuria skin leukocytoclastic angiitis Imaging Radiography indication should be performed in all[medbullets.com]

  • HIV Infection

    Fig 3. eSF enhance HIV infection more potently than DCs in a manner involving both trans -infection and increased susceptibility of T cells to HIV infection.[journals.plos.org] loss.[medicinenet.com] They may present with recurrent infections of the respiratory tract, including otitis media, tonsillitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis, and bronchitis.[symptoma.com]

  • Severe Combined Immunodeficiency

    Primary immunodeficiencies (PIDs) represent a large group of disorders with an increased susceptibility to infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report the case of a 4-month-old white girl with a 2-month history of an oral ulcer, intermittent fever, recurrent otitis, decreased appetite, weight loss, and a new respiratory[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He has also experienced recurrent episodes of otitis media from repeat Streptoccous pneumoniae. He notably has reduced T and B cell counts.[medbullets.com]

  • Congenital Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

    KEY TERMS Agammaglobulinemia —The lack of gamma globulins in the blood, associated with an increased susceptibility to infection.[healthofchildren.com] loss (lymphadenopathy syndrome); other malignancies; and healthy homosexuals with laboratory evidence of immunologic dysregulation. 3,4 Copyright 1983 by the American Academy[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Antibody immunodeficiencies are marked by hypo- or dysgammaglobulinemia, recurrent bacterial otitis media, and sinopulmonary infections.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • HIV-2 Infection

    Susceptibility to infection does not need to increase with age to reproduce higher HIV-2 prevalence amongst older individuals.[journals.lww.com] These are signs and symptoms of HIV infection: Sudden weight loss Night sweats or fever Extreme tiredness Swollen lymph nodes White spots in your mouth or throat Ongoing ([urmc.rochester.edu] Response to treatment for HIV-2 infection may be monitored by following CD4 T-cell counts and other indicators of immune system deterioration such as weight loss, oral candidiasis[ijdvl.com]

  • Common Variable Immunodeficiency

    susceptibility to infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gastrointestinal problems including chronic diarrhea, weight loss, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain can also be present.[aaaai.org] Antibody immunodeficiencies are marked by hypo- or dysgammaglobulinemia, recurrent bacterial otitis media, and sinopulmonary infections.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Shwachman Syndrome

    Affected individuals with neutropenia may also have additional abnormalities believed to result from an increased susceptibility to infections.[rarediseases.org] Children's Memorial Hospital Abstract 3 year old with weight loss and hepatomegaly Keywords Shwachman-Diamond syndrome, CT 328 Publication Date: 2004-08-19 Diagnosis Shwachman-Diamond[mirc.rsna.org] otitis media, mastoiditis, and two episodes of pneumonia.[journals.plos.org]

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