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75 Possible Causes for Lactescent Serum, Starvation Ketosis

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Ethanol also causes structural abnormalities in the liver mitochondria which leads to ketosis superimposed by starvation, chronic malnutrition [ 13, 14 ].[]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    In addition, although alcoholic ketoacidosis can result in profound acidosis, the serum bicarbonate concentration in starvation ketosis is usually not 4 ).[] Starvation ketosis and alcoholic ketoacidosis are distinguished by clinical history and by plasma glucose concentrations that range from mildly elevated (rarely 200 mg/dl)[]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    Requests for competency assessment of elderly patients are among the more common referrals that medical and surgical units make to consultation-liaison psychiatrists. Special considerations arise when impairment in cognition, judgment and function arise in the context of substance abuse. At what point during the[…][]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Vomiting of Pregnancy

    ketosis with ketonuria, elevated specific gravity and BUN, and a hypochloremic hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis. 1,3,15 It is recommended to replete with thiamine if significant[] […] ondansetron, and metoclopramide. 13-14 In more severe cases, women may develop hyperemesis gravidarum that may result in dehydration ( 5% weight loss), orthostatic hypotension, starvation[]

    Missing: Lactescent Serum
  • Anorexia Nervosa

    ) further magnifies the impact of the malnutrition on the brain, owing to it being in a starvation-illness mode.[] 10] During prolonged food restriction in genetically vulnerable individuals, the ensuing malnutrition perpetuated by the biochemical changes induced by weight loss (ie, ketosis[]

    Missing: Lactescent Serum
  • Hyperlipidemia

    He had a lactescent serum and hypertriglyceridemia. Lethargy, hepatomegaly, and hyperglycemia increased with time.[]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Multiple Myeloma

    Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) is one of the most common premalignant disorders. IgG and IgA MGUS are precursor conditions of multiple myeloma (MM), whereas light-chain MGUS is a precursor condition of light-chain MM. Smoldering MM (SMM) is a precursor condition with higher tumor burden[…][]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    BACKGROUND: Patients with minimal change nephrotic syndrome (MCNS) often also have allergic diseases. Abnormalities of Th2-derived cytokines and T-cell functions contribute to development of these diseases. On the other hand, imbalances between reactive oxygen species (ROS) and antioxidants have been implicated in[…][]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Lipoid Nephrosis

    Clinical Nephrology, R. John Crew, Anthony Valeri, Joshua Busch, Barry Stokes, Glen Markowitz, Vivette D'Agati and Gerald Appel CJASN May 2007, 2 (3) 445-453; DOI: This article requires a subscription to view the full text. If you have a subscription you may use the login form below to view the article. Access to this[…][]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Zieve's Syndrome

    Abstract A 45-year-old man presented with acute alcoholic hepatitis, jaundice, and anemia on admission. There was no history of bleeding or any evidence of gastrointestinal blood loss. Lab studies revealed hemolysis as the cause of anemia. The patient was diagnosed with Zieve's syndrome and managed with supportive[…][]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis

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