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1,981 Possible Causes for Leg Edema, Physiological Neonatal Jaundice, Yellow Discoloration of the Skin

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    […] history of alcohol excess, neonatal jaundice, hypertension, or hypercholesterolemia.[atsjournals.org] Yellow discoloration in the skin and eyes (jaundice) Fluid accumulation in your abdomen (ascites) Spiderlike blood vessels on your skin Redness in the palms of the hands[mayoclinic.org] A 65-year-old male with liver cirrhosis of alcoholic etiology was admitted to hospital with bilateral leg edema, ascites, and marked weakness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Neonatal Jaundice

    Jaundice, Physiological NeonatalNeonatal Jaundice, Physiological — Severe Jaundice in Newborn — Severe Jaundice in Neonate — Icterus Gravis Neonatorum[mesh.kib.ki.se] Definition Neonatal jaundice is the yellowing discoloration of the skin and sclera of a neonate, which is caused by increased levels of bilirubin in the blood.[bestpractice.bmj.com] Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia Neonatal jaundice Newborn physiological jaundice Physiologic jaundice, neonatal Clinical Information Jaundice that appears during the neonatal[icd10data.com]

    Missing: Leg Edema
  • Physiological Neonatal Jaundice

    Published on Jul 10, 2016 Physiological Neonatal Jaundice and Its causes. Physiological Neonatal Jaundice 1. PHYSIOLOGICAL NEONATAL JAUNDICE 10/07/2016 1 2.[slideshare.net] Definition (MSH) Yellow discoloration of the SKIN; MUCOUS MEMBRANE; and SCLERA in the NEWBORN. It is a sign of NEONATAL HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA.[fpnotebook.com] In all ten infants, he observed the yellow discoloration of their skin.[embryo.asu.edu]

    Missing: Leg Edema
  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    One month after oral prednisolone was started at 40 mg daily and tapered to 10 mg daily, he developed lower leg edema on both sides and marked proteinuria (10.8 g/day).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The edema that is present in the legs may also be occurring in the kidney tissue itself and can interfere with the kidneys' ability to clean the blood.[healthcommunities.com] The swelling may be most noticeable in your legs after you have been standing and in the tissue under your eyes when you first get up in the morning.[kidneyhi.org]

    Missing: Physiological Neonatal Jaundice
  • Jaundice

    This is called “physiologic” or normal neonatal jaundice. Most infants have this pattern so no testing is needed.[patients.gi.org] Jaundice is a yellow discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes caused by an excess accumulation of bilirubin in the blood.[medcomic.com] Pathology. yellow discoloration of the skin, whites of the eyes, etc., due to an increase of bile pigments in the blood, often symptomatic of certain diseases, as hepatitis[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Leg Edema
  • Venous Insufficiency

    Eventually, the capillaries burst under the high pressure, releasing red blood cells and giving that area of the skin a reddish-brown discoloration.[lymphedemapeople.com] Chronic Venous insufficiency can cause varicose veins, leg edema, leg pain, chronic skin changes, and non-healing ulcers.[gasurgery.com] Elastic bandages are used initially until edema and ulcers resolve and leg size stabilizes; commercial compression stockings are then used.[msdmanuals.com]

    Missing: Physiological Neonatal Jaundice
  • Crigler-Najjar Syndrome Type 1

    Physiological neonatal jaundice may peak at 85–170 µmol/l and decline to normal adult concentrations within two weeks. Prematurity results in higher levels.[en.wikipedia.org] This leads to jaundice, i.e. yellow discoloration of skin and eyes. Excess bilirubin can also damage the brain, muscles, and nerves.[medindia.net] Without this enzyme, bilirubin can build up in the body and lead to: Jaundice (yellow discoloration of skin and eyes) Damage to the brain, muscles, and nerves Type I Crigler-Najjar[medlineplus.gov]

    Missing: Leg Edema
  • Venous Stasis Ulcer

    […] tissue Unevenly shaped borders Surrounding skin may be shiny, tight, warm or hot, and discolored Leg pain If the sore becomes infected, it may have a bad odor and pus may[athensveins.com] If a Venous Stasis Rash or a great deal of leg edema and weeping are present, one must consider use of our Venous Stasis Relief Spray initially.[progressivedoctors.com] Keep in mind that use of a compression wrap depends on the patient’s comfort level and degree of leg edema.[woundcareadvisor.com]

    Missing: Physiological Neonatal Jaundice
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

    Symptoms of liver diseases include weakness and fatigue, weight loss, nausea, vomiting, and yellow discoloration of the skin (jaundice).[medicinenet.com] (edema) and in the abdomen ( ascites ) Yellow color in the skin, mucous membranes, or eyes ( jaundice ) Redness on the palms of the hands In men, impotence, shrinking of[nlm.nih.gov] Classic symptoms of liver disease include nausea, vomiting, right upper quadrant abdominal pain, and jaundice (a yellow discoloration of the skin due to elevated bilirubin[medicinenet.com]

    Missing: Physiological Neonatal Jaundice
  • Hypercarotinemia

    One of the most common types of jaundice is known as neonatal jaundice (also called physiological jaundice).[medfriendly.com] […] hi"per-kar" cah te ne' me-ah an excessive amount of carotene in the blood usually associated with a yellow discoloration of the skin. hy·per·car·o·te·ne·mi·a ( hīpĕr-kārŏ-tĕ-nēmē-ă[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Carotenoderma is the presence of large amounts of carotene in the skin. Xanthoderma is a yellow discoloration of the skin of any cause.[healthhype.com]

    Missing: Leg Edema