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926 Possible Causes for Jaundice, Nausea, Photosensitivity

  • Porphyria

    ., and Thomson S. ( 1948 ) A case of chronic porphyria associated with recurrent jaundice. Quarterly Journal of Medicine 51: 123 - 137.[doi.org] The Diagnosis of Photosensitivity. Arch Dermatol. 2000;136(9):1152–1157. doi:10.1001/archderm.136.9.1152 Download citation file: 2019 New![doi.org] Acute attacks occur mainly in adults and comprise severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, autonomic disturbance, central nervous system involvement and peripheral motor neuropathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    […] nutrition 180 Nutritional disorders and their management 200 Clinical biochemistry of the gastrointestinal tract 214 Assessment of hepatic function and investigation of jaundice[books.google.com] Differential diagnoses for variagate porphyria and hereditary coproporphyria also include photosensitivity.[orpha.net] […] porphyria is a term encompassing four types of porphyria, in which the production of toxic heme precursors occurs in the liver and causes acute attacks of abdominal pain, nausea[symptoma.com]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    A 21-year-old Japanese man was admitted to our hospital because of severe abdominal pain and jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) is a rare inherited disease characterized by dermal photosensitivity due to the accumulation of photosensitizer protoporphyrin IX.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient, a 33-year-old man, was admitted to our hospital complaining of upper abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting of 3 days' duration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Signs of liver disease, such as palmar erythema, gynaecomastia, spider naevi and jaundice [ 9 ]. Hepatomegaly (in chronic alcoholic liver disease the liver is shrunken).[patient.info] We report two cases of pellagra, manifesting as photosensitivity dermatoses with mental deterioration in chronic alcoholic abusers in the Mediterranean basin, the island of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] MATERIAL AND METHODS: Sixteen alcoholics without liver failure or serious illness and presenting symptoms of dyspepsia, nausea or diarrhea were included.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    We report a case of infectious mononucleosis in a 72-year old jaundiced gentleman with ferritin level of 2438 that normalised on clinical improvement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Introduction SLE is an autoimmune disease characterized by a wide array of clinical manifestations, among which non-specific symptoms such as fatigue, malaise, lymphadenopathy, photosensitivity[dx.doi.org] Symptoms of hepatitis include: jaundice, a yellowing of the skin and eyes intolerance to alcohol loss of appetite nausea The symptoms of jaundice and hepatitis should disappear[medicalnewstoday.com]

  • Cholangiocarcinoma

    Jaundice is the most common symptom of bile duct cancer, but most of the time, jaundice isn't caused by cancer.[m.cancer.org] […] substituted zinc phthalocyanine (ZnPc) and dihydroxy‑2,9(10),16(17),23(24)‑tetrakis(4,7,10‑trioxaundecan‑1‑sulfonyl) silicon phthalocyanine (Pc32), were investigated as photosensitizers[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nageshwar Reddy, Polymeric photosensitizer-embedded self-expanding metal stent for repeatable endoscopic photodynamic therapy of cholangiocarcinoma, Biomaterials, 35, 30,[oadoi.org]

  • Liver Disease

    We present the case of a patient without any prior liver disease who developed obstructive jaundice and a liver abscess due to peribiliary cysts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Called also inherited photosensitization. liver injury damage to the hepatic parenchyma, possibly by massive trauma, but usually by an hepatic toxin.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Abstract A 56-year-old white female presented to the emergency room (ER) with acute onset of right upper quadrant abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting, and she was found to[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Toxic Hepatitis

    Abstract An epidemic of jaundice probably due to toxic hepatitis occurred in three adjoining districts of Northwest India during the period November and December, 1974.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] necrosis, cirrhosis, hepatic failure including cases resulting in transplantation or death Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue Disorders: acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis, photosensitivity[drugs.com] An overdose of certain medications like paracetamol can lead to liver failure, which is why medical assistance in case of signs such as abdominal pain, exploitation, nausea[health-factbook.com]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    A few months later, there was a new crisis so it was decided to change fosamprenavir/ ritonavir for unboosted atazanavir that was poorly tolerated with the onset of jaundice[archivesofmedicine.com] Photosensitivity may be controlled by avoiding exposure to light. Removal of the spleen is useful in some cases of the erythropoietic type of porphyria.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] He experienced lower abdomen pain, nausea, vomiting, and constipation 10 years ago.[doi.org]

  • Hepatitis C

    Symptomatic patients with jaundice have a higher likelihood of spontaneous viral clearance than do asymptomatic patients, and thus should be monitored for at least 12 weeks[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] systemic symptoms; discontinue if rash becomes severe Contains a sulfonamide moiety; in subjects with a history of sulfa allergy (n 16), no increased incidence of rash or photosensitivity[web.archive.org] Here, we report the case of a 62-year-old HCV GT-4 positive woman complaining of a headache, nausea, and arthralgia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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