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415 Possible Causes for Jaundice, Leg Swelling, Neck Swelling, Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    Abstract A 21-year-old Japanese man was admitted to our hospital because of severe abdominal pain and jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract A 31-year old man presented with swelling and purpura of the dorsum of the hands following sun exposure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In December 1992, she presented with colicky upper abdominal pain, dyspepsia and mild jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Liver damage may lead to increasing liver failure, with jaundice, abdominal pain, and enlargement of the spleen.[merck.com]

  • Angioedema

    In a few cases of angioedema, a steroid can be prescribed, but please be aware of their potential side effects: weight gain, liver tumors, jaundice, fluid retention and high[hives.org] This patient was suffering two days from swelling on her face and neck.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a rare case of hydromorphone-induced angioedema in a 34-year-old woman with history of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism who presented with leg swelling[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some authors have suggested that swelling anywhere on the head and neck should heighten suspicion of airway compromise and should prompt advanced examination.[airwayelearning.com]

    Missing: Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand
  • Liposarcoma

    They may cause pain, obstructive jaundice, or intussusception in younger patients. [1] Mucosal erosion over the lipoma may lead to severe bleeding (see the image below).[emedicine.medscape.com] The patient presented with a right sided neck swelling associated with pain and shortness of breath upon lying down.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] You may experience all, some or none of these symptoms before you are diagnosed with a sarcoma: A lump or swelling in the in the soft tissue of the body under the skin, often[sarcoma.org.uk] CT neck revealed an enhancing mass extending from right cervical region to axilla and encasing the subclavian artery and involving a portion of the right lung.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand
  • Heart Failure

    […] and perinatal jaundice 33 35 88 89 1 Pneumonia (except that caused by tuberculosis and sexually transmitted diseases) 55 25 148 61 -59 Short gestation, low birth weight,[web.archive.org] […] of ankles or legs swelling of abdomen dizziness heart palpitations chest pain or discomfort in parts of the upper body unexplained coughing and wheezing loss of appetite[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] During the physical exam, the doctor will check for a weak or rapid pulse rate, enlargement of the heart, swollen neck veins, swelling of the liver, fluid retention, sounds[advocatehealth.com] Fatigue or weakness Shortness of breath during physical activity Difficulty breathing when lying in a flat position Waking at night feeling short of breath Swollen neck ([dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand
  • Congestive Heart Failure

    […] and perinatal jaundice 33 35 88 89 1 Pneumonia (except that caused by tuberculosis and sexually transmitted diseases) 55 25 148 61 -59 Short gestation, low birth weight,[web.archive.org] During the physical exam, the doctor will check for a weak or rapid pulse rate, enlargement of the heart, swollen neck veins, swelling of the liver, fluid retention, sounds[advocatehealth.com] This is a technique for reducing leg swelling and its associated pain. They’ll educate you about how to stand, sit and lie down to improve your breathing.[getpalliativecare.org] Fatigue or weakness Shortness of breath during physical activity Difficulty breathing when lying in a flat position Waking at night feeling short of breath Swollen neck ([jama.ama-assn.org]

    Missing: Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand
  • Kawasaki Disease

    KEYWORDS: Kawasaki disease; children; cholestasis; jaundice [Indexed for MEDLINE] Free full text[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Unilateral neck swelling in Kawasaki disease. One of the possible signs of Kawasaki disease is swollen lymph nodes in the neck area.[newhealthadvisor.com] […] and/or redness, and/or peeling of the skin, usually beginning around the nails and often involving the arms and/or legs Rash mostly on the trunk, but sometimes elsewhere[my.clevelandclinic.org] […] above 101 and minimally responsive to meds that normally bring down a temperature -usually lasting more than 5 days Rash and/or peeling skin, often between the chest and legs[webmd.com]

  • Vomiting of Pregnancy

    AFLP patients more often present with malaise, nausea and vomiting, abdominal pain, and jaundice. Jaundice is uncommon in HELLP.[emdocs.net] […] in the front of the neck) Can nausea and vomiting of pregnancy affect my fetus?[acog.org] There is extra fluid in the tissues of your body during pregnancy and some of it collects in your legs, particularly at the end of the pregnancy.[thewomens.org.au] In very rare instances jaundice may result - thought to be due to severe protein and vitamin malnutrition.[gpnotebook.co.uk]

    Missing: Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand
  • Lymphedema

    Primary Lymphedemas Disorder Age at Symptom Onset Comments Congenital lymphedema Before age 2 years Milroy disease, a subtype, also causes jaundice (yellowing of the skin)[merckmanuals.com] Lymphedema can also occur after treating cancers of the head and neck. It can lead to swelling of the face, eyes, neck, and lips.[healthline.com] Lymphedema is the swelling of a body part (usually arms or legs). This can occur after radiation or removal of lymph nodes.[allinahealth.org] Physical examination should include determining edema sites (eg, abdomen, hands and face), the presence of ascites or jaundice, and features of myxedema (eg, hair loss, pale[o-wm.com]

    Missing: Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand
  • Subcutaneous Emphysema

    There was no pallor, cyanosis, jaundice, lymphadenopathy, pedal edema or clubbing. Her oral and throat examination was normal.[casereports.in] She was referred back to A&E the following day by her general practitioner because of extensive swelling on the dorsum of the hand and forearm.[dx.doi.org] swelling as the initial symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pneumomediastinum is usually characterized by chest pain, dyspnea, and neck swelling caused by subcutaneous emphysema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Graves Disease

    Abstract A 25-year-old woman presented with jaundice, palpitation, and weight loss of 5 kg during a period of 2 weeks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] to swell or bulge Hand tremors Heat intolerance Nervousness or irritability Rapid and irregular heartbeat Trouble sleeping Weight loss In addition, the eyes of people with[mountsinai.org] Patients with GD may also develop thickening of the skin in the legs, particularly around the shins, a condition known as thyroid dermopathy, and rarely if the swelling of[mythyroid.com] His maternal grandmother also had anemia and jaundice, although the patient was not aware of the cause.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com]

    Missing: Swelling of the Dorsum of a Hand

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