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358 Possible Causes for Kayser-Fleischer Ring

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    25%) Splenomegaly (15%) Jaundice (10%) Xanthelasma (10%) - In late stages of the disease Sicca syndrome (50-75%) - Xerophthalmia (ie, dry eyes), xerostomia (ie, dry mouth) Kayser-Fleischer[emedicine.medscape.com] Splenomegaly (15%) Jaundice (10%) Xanthomas and Xanthelasmas (10%): In late stages of the disease Sicca syndrome (50-75%): Xerophthalmia (ie, dry eyes), xerostomia (ie, dry mouth) Kayser-Fleischer[emedicine.medscape.com] rings (extremely rare) Stigmata of advanced liver disease (ie, cirrhosis), such as spider nevi, palmar erythema, ascites, temporal and proximal muscle wasting, and peripheral[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Wilson Disease

    The key features of Wilson disease are liver disease and cirrhosis, neuropsychiatric disturbances, Kayser-Fleischer rings, and acute episodes of hemolysis, often in association[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Kayser-Fleischer rings consist of electron-dense granules rich in copper and sulfur.[emedicine.medscape.com] Wilson disease (WD) that manifests solely with acute and severe neurological damage in the absence of hepatic disease and Kayser-Fleischer ring of the cornea is rare and difficult[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Drug-induced Fever

    When suspicion remains or ceruloplasmin level is low, other tests such as 24-h urine collection for copper, slit-lamp eye examination for KayserFleischer rings, serum copper[gi.org]

  • Deficiency of Ceruloplasmin

    rings confirmed by an ophthalmologist using a slit lamp; The confirmed presence of Kayser-Fleischer rings and motor neurologic abnormalities of the kind listed above; Excess[diagnose-me.com] Ophthalmologic findings include Kayser-Fleischer rings and sunflower cataracts.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] I had a normal 24 hour urine and no kayser fleischer rings.[inspire.com]

  • Idiopathic Childhood-Onset Basal Ganglia Calcification

    […] neurodegenerationAbnormal iron accumulation; “eye of the tiger” sign on magnetic resonance imaging; 50% cases from PANK2 mutations Wilson diseaseAbnormal copper metabolism; liver toxicity; KayserFleischer[clinchem.aaccjnls.org] rings; mutations in ATP7B Other hereditary disorders Mitochondrial disordersMultiple types; maternal inheritance NeuroacanthocytosisSeveral conditions characterized by acanthocytes[clinchem.aaccjnls.org]

  • Hereditary Koilonychia

    ring see Fleischer-Kayser ring KBG syndrome KCNJ11-related permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus KCNK9 imprinting syndrome Kearns-Sayre syndrome Kedani fever see Scrub typhus[diseasesdatabase.com] Kayser-Fleischer rings are pathognomonic for Wilson’s disease.[clinicaladvisor.com] […] disease see Kaschin-Beck disease Katayama fever see Schistosoma japonicum Kaufman oculocerebrofacial syndrome Kaufman-McKusick syndrome Kava root extract Kawasaki disease Kayser-Fleischer[diseasesdatabase.com]

  • Pathological Retraction Ring of the Uterus

    Kayser-Fleischer ring a golden brown or green discoloration in the zone of Descemet's membrane in the limbic region of the cornea seen in wilson's disease and other liver[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] of the cervical vertebrae while the patient is out of bed. inguinal ring, deep an aperture in the transverse fascia for the spermatic cord or the round ligament. inguinal ring[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency

    […] diseases - Such as Wilson's disease (can be associated with jaundice and hemoglobinuria; in a patient less than 40 years old, look for other associated symptoms, such as Kayser-Fleischer[cancertherapyadvisor.com] rings, neurologic symptoms, parkinsonism and movement disorder.[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Ophthalmoplegia totalis with Ptosis and Miosis

    Meesmann Corneal ectasia Keratoconus Pellucid marginal degeneration (PMD) Keratoglobus Terrien's marginal degeneration Keratoconjunctivitis sicca Corneal neovascularization KayserFleischer[worldlibrary.org] ring Haab's striae Arcus senilis Band keratopathy Vascular tunic Iris Ciliary body Uveitis Intermediate uveitis Hyphema Rubeosis iridis Persistent pupillary membrane Iridodialysis[worldlibrary.org]

  • Autosomal Recessive Parkinson Disease 14

    The diagnosis is established by no individual test but requires the use of some combination of serum ceruloplasmin level, urinary copper excretion, presence of Kayser-Fleischer[emedicine.medscape.com] […] patellae, and chondrocalcinosis have also been described Hematologic and renal manifestations Coombs-negative acute intravascular hemolysis (10-15%) Urolithiasis Hematuria Kayser-Fleischer[emedicine.medscape.com] […] mcg/day (reference range, 40 mcg/day) in most patients with symptomatic Wilson disease, but it may also be elevated in other cholestatic liver diseases In a patient with Kayser-Fleischer[emedicine.medscape.com]

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