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31 Possible Causes for Infantile Beriberi

  • Fetal Malnutrition

    Health Econ. 2017 Oct;26(10):1264-1277. doi: 10.1002/hec.3397. Epub 2016 Aug 19. Author information 1 School of Economics, Singapore Management University, Singapore. 2 Department of Economics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA. Abstract We report evidence of long-term adverse health impacts of fetal malnutrition[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Thiamine Deficiency

    BACKGROUND: Infantile beriberi (thiamine deficiency) occurs mainly in infants breastfed by mothers with inadequate intake of thiamine, typically among vulnerable populations[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] beriberi.[globalinnovationexchange.org] Infantile beriberi Beriberi is quite rare in Occident because most foods are now vitamin enriched.[flipper.diff.org]

  • Beriberi

    Infantile beriberi: Disease in infants due to deficiency of thiamine.[medicinenet.com] beriberi.[globalinnovationexchange.org] infantile beriberi Links: dry beriberi wet beri-beri infantile beriberi[gpnotebook.co.uk]

  • Infantile Beriberi

    CONCLUSIONS/SIGNIFICANCE: Basal ETK is a more accurate biochemical marker of infantile beriberi than the activation coefficient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ultimately, the patient may develop infantile beriberi , shock, Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome, or even death.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Raised plasma troponin T may be a useful indicator of infantile beriberi in infants at risk and in the absence of other evident causes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cardiac Beriberi

    Infantile beriberi: Disease in infants due to deficiency of thiamine.[medicinenet.com] "Dry" and "wet" beriberi mimicking critical illness polyneuropathy. Ann Indian Acad Neurol 2013;16:687-9. [ PUBMED ] 3. Rathi G. Iatrogenic infantile beriberi.[jdrntruhs.org] […] pressure Dyspnea on exertion Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea Peripheral oedema Infantile beriberi Infantile beriberi usually occurs between two and six months of age in children[flipper.diff.org]

  • Leigh's Disease

    Abstract Infantile encephalitic beriberi (IEBB) is a rare form of thiamine deficiency and is poorly described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Wernicke Encephalopathy

    Infantile beriberi occurs in infants (usually by age 3 to 4 wk) who are breastfed by thiamin-deficient mothers.[merckmanuals.com] Many of our patients historically resembled the reported cases of gastrointestinal beriberi where gastrointestinal symptoms are prominent. [22], [23], [24] Gastrointestinal[ruralneuropractice.com] […] symptoms are also prominent in infantile Wernicke's encephalopathy which usually is related to consumption of thiamine deficient breast milk. [19], [25] We suggest that in[ruralneuropractice.com]

  • Vitamin B Deficiency

    In addition, B1 vitamin benefits include prevention of infantile Beriberi.[newsmax.com]

  • Malabsorption Syndrome

    […] cardiomyopathy ), cardiomegaly, edema Infantile beriberi : cardiomegaly, tachycardia, cyanosis ; aseptic meningitis with vomiting and seizures Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome[amboss.com] Dry beriberi : symmetrical peripheral neuropathy (sensory and motor), progressive muscle wasting and paralysis, confusion Wet beriberi : high-output cardiac failure ( dilated[amboss.com] […] broccoli, spinach The fat cat is in the ADEK (pronounced “attic”) Water-soluble vitamin deficiencies Vitamins Cli n ical features Causes Sources Vitamin B 1 ( Thiamine ) Beriberi[amboss.com]

  • Congenital Malabsorption of Folic Acid

    […] cardiomyopathy ), cardiomegaly, edema Infantile beriberi : cardiomegaly, tachycardia, cyanosis ; aseptic meningitis with vomiting and seizures Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome[amboss.com] Dry beriberi : symmetrical peripheral neuropathy (sensory and motor), progressive muscle wasting and paralysis, confusion Wet beriberi : high-output cardiac failure ( dilated[amboss.com] […] broccoli, spinach The fat cat is in the ADEK (pronounced “attic”) Water-soluble vitamin deficiencies Vitamins Cli n ical features Causes Sources Vitamin B 1 ( Thiamine ) Beriberi[amboss.com]

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