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179 Possible Causes for Jaundice, Pallor, Peripheral Blood Smear Abnormal

  • Thalassemia

    Clinical description Patients present with moderate to severe anemia, jaundice and splenomegaly.[orpha.net] […] beta chain that results in microcytic hypochromic anemia, an abnormal peripheral blood smear with nucleated red blood cells, and reduced amounts of hemoglobin A.[meddean.luc.edu] Clinical description Onset is during infancy with severe anemia, failure to thrive and progressive pallor.[orpha.net]

  • T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

    Obstructive jaundice: an unusual initial manifestation of intra-abdominal non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a child.[journals.lww.com] There was moderate pallor, bilateral, multiple, discrete, soft cervical lymph nodes with largest measuring up to 2 cm.[henrypublishinggroups.com] […] present with signs of bone marrow failure, such as anemia, neutropenia and thrombocytopenia, manifesting as recurrent and possibly life-threatening infections, fatigue, fever, pallor[symptoma.com]

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

    Swelling and a yellow pigment of the skin (jaundice) may also occur. The National Cancer Institute has published a six-step description of the staging of this disorder.[rarediseases.org] Peripheral blood smear revealed leukocytosis with absolute lymphocytosis (absolute lymphocyte count: 37870 cells/mm³).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe a case of a 77-year-old man who presented with fatigue, pallor and lower limb pain and weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Severe Aplastic Anemia

    Tell your health care provider right away if you have any of these signs and symptoms of liver problems: yellowing of the skin or the whites of the eyes (jaundice) unusual[us.promacta.com] A complete blood count and reticulocyte count usually show depression of all blood elements (pancytopenia). The peripheral blood smear shows no abnormal cells.[med.uth.edu] There is usually a waxy pallor, and hemorrhages occur in the mucous membranes, skin, and other organs.[britannica.com]

  • Sickle Cell Crisis

    Experience hemolytic jaundice. D. Have chronic anemia. 4.[nurseslabs.com] It is associated with pentard of signs and symptoms: thrombocytopenia, microangiopathic hemolytic anemia (schistocytes on peripheral blood smear), neurological abnormalities[bloodjournal.org] Pallor. First aid treatment for a sickle cell crisis Provide reassurance Contact medical help - the patient may know the details of who to contact during a crisis.[firstaidforfree.com]

  • Babesiosis

    Jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly, anemia and conjugated hyperbilirubinemia developed in this preterm infant.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After an uncomplicated repeat caesarean delivery of a healthy newborn, infection with Babesia species was diagnosed incidentally on a peripheral blood smear.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical examination may reveal fever, splenomegaly, hepatomegaly, and pallor or jaundice. The diagnosis is confirmed with laboratory testing (see below).[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Arsenic Poisoning

    Skin discoloration – darkening (hyperpigmentation), pale ( pallor ), yellow (jaundice), blue (cyanosis). Mee’s lines – white lines on fingernails and/or toenails.[healthhype.com] Both patients had coarsely stippled red blood cells with markedly abnormal nuclei in their peripheral blood smears.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Jaundice, hepatomegaly, pancreatitis. Neurological: CNS depression, encephalopathy and coma. Seizures. Haematological: Acute haemolysis. Bone marrow suppression.[patient.info]

  • Cooley's Anemia

    Children develop life-threatening anemia, have failure to thrive, and may develop jaundice.[secure.ssa.gov] Blood tests Peripheral blood smear shows small, abnormally-shaped red blood cells Complete blood count shows anemia Haemoglobin electrophoresis shows abnormal hemoglobin Prognosis[myvmc.com] The anemia surfaces in the first few months after birth and becomes progressively more severe leading to pallor and easy fatigability, failure to thrive (grow), bouts of fever[medicinenet.com]

  • Megaloblastic Anemia

    (specifically) Loss of gastric acid, dercreased intrinsic fator (needed for b12 absorbtion,GI disturbances S&S of Magaloblastic anemia Common manifestations of anemia , jaundice[quizlet.com] General examination showed severe pallor. On systemic examination, no abnormality was detected, confirmed by ultrasonography abdomen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Inclusion criteria for the study were; age 9 to 36 months, refusal of food except for breast and cow milk, loss of appetite, developmental delay, significant pallor, and hypersegmentation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hereditary Spherocytosis

    This case also highlights the fact that physicians should consider concomitant hemolytic disease in patients in whom jaundice and infections that rarely cause jaundice coexist[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] blood smear, hyperbilirubinemia, and abnormal results on the osmotic fragility test.[steadyhealth.com] Incidentally, the parents provided a history of repeated episodes of pallor and jaundice since she was two and half years old.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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