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944 Possible Causes for Iron Deficiency, Leg Swelling

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    After 3 years, he was investigated for a small swelling in his right lower leg. After extensive investigations, it was reported as Ewing's sarcoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laboratory findings showed no abnormalities, except for a slightly elevated C-reactive protein value and iron deficiency anemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Celiac Disease

    A profoundly emaciated 43-year-old female presented with profuse diarrhoea, shortness of breath, left leg swelling with ulceration and immobility (Body Mass Index (BMI)   [ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] To evaluate the proportion of children with moderate to severe iron-deficiency anemia who have associated celiac disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There are a number of patients with iron deficiency anemia (IDA) that do not respond to iron treatment and may be repeated for many times, Therefore, we aimed to investigate[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

    swelling Anemia Artery malformations, which may affect pulmonary (lung) or cerebral (brain) circulation Screening for HHT The HHT Foundation recommends that all individuals[health.ucsd.edu] Bevacizumab, a VEGF inhibitor, reduces epistaxis, telangiectasias, and iron-deficiency anemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., leg swelling or trouble breathing) or liver disease (e.g., abdominal swelling).[utswmedicine.org]

  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    She had significant worsening of leg swelling after standing for short periods of time.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Initial studies revealed iron-deficiency anemia and blood in the stool.[endoatlas.com] […] lymphoma; ii) patients with atrophic gastritis; iii) first-degree relatives of patients with gastric intestinal or diffuse type of cancer; iv) patients with unexplained iron-deficiency[spandidos-publications.com]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    This indicated that anemia in EPP resulted from an absolute iron deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These disorders are often associated with iron deficiency anaemia (IDA).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Disturbed erythropoiesis, biochemical signs of iron deficiency and low vitamin D levels are frequent findings in this disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    A previously healthy 6-month-old male was brought to the emergency department by his family with a chief complaint of left leg swelling.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PNH through chronic intravascular hemolysis induces an urinary iron loss. This is the only cause of hemolytic anemia inducing iron deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] consequent leg swelling and pain.[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    Protein loss causes low protein count in the blood (hypoalbuminemia) and edemas (excess fluid in the interstitial cavity which is between the cells, causes leg swelling most[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Although kidney biopsy could not be performed due to a lack of facilities in the country, we made a diagnosis of idiopathic nephrotic syndrome (NS) with iron deficiency anemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Okam MM, Koch TA, Tran M-H (2016) Iron deficiency anemia treatment response to oral iron therapy: a pooled analysis of five randomized controlled trials.[link.springer.com]

  • Acute Nephritis

    Treatment usually focuses on reducing high cholesterol, blood pressure, leg swelling and protein in urine – through diet and medication.[kidneycareuk.org] Iron deficiency Anemia. ii) Thrombogenesis In nephrotic syndrome when other protein antithrombin-III (anticoagulant) leaks into urine, blood will become procoagulant and[drnajeeblectures.com] […] in the legs, arms, face, and belly Enlarged liver Enlarged veins in the neck Tests that may be done include: Blood electrolytes Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) Creatinine - blood[health.ridgeviewmedical.org]

  • Whipple Disease

    swelling due to fluid accumulation as the heart is unable to pump fluid through the body.[en.wikipedia.org] Investigations revealed iron deficiency anaemia and hypoalbuminaemia. Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy revealed white patchy lesions in the duodenum.[caribbean.scielo.org] This is generally noticed as leg swelling and breathlessness due to accumulation of fluids as the heart becomes unable to pump the fluids throughout the body.[hxbenefit.com]

  • Granulosa Cell Tumor of the Ovary

    Her symptom of left leg swelling disappeared after therapy. Radiotherapy is highly effective in treating recurrent or residual GCTO.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] deficiency anemia, and a respiratory failure with pleural effusion.[frontiersin.org] […] occlusion and many co morbidities: a chronic ischemic heart disease (FEVG 30%), acute renal failure multifactorial with a bilateral ureteral compression by the pelvic mass, iron[frontiersin.org]

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