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447 Possible Causes for Lip Cyanosis

  • Pneumonia

    There are separate articles on Aspiration Pneumonia , Pneumocystis Jirovecii Pneumonia and Lower Respiratory Tract Infection in Children . Pneumonia is characterised by acute inflammation with an intense infiltration of neutrophils in and around the alveoli and the terminal bronchioles. The affected bronchopulmonary[…][patient.info]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is a common type of interstitial lung disease that results in scarring of lung tissue. Fibrosis of lungs results in coughing and shortness of breath, two characteristic features of the disease. Symptoms of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis are nonspecific, with dyspnea and non-productive[…][symptoma.com]

  • Nitrite Poisoning

    On 20 April, she was visiting her granddaughter (Case B) and was asked to see a doctor due to her lip cyanosis.[ojs.wpro.who.int] Marked cyanosis caused by methemoglobinemia manifests on the lips, fingernails and skin, followed by tachycardia and loss of consciousness.[symptoma.com] When this level increases to 10%, the skin and lips can take on a bluish tinge (cyanosis), and levels above 25% can cause weakness and a rapid pulse.[curezone.org]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    In chronic bronchitis patients there may be a persistent lack of oxygen leading to features of cyanosis (blue lips and nails) and clubbing (enlargement of the tips of the[news-medical.net]

  • Common Ventricle

    ( cyanosis ) due to low oxygen in the blood Failure to gain weight and grow Pale skin (pallor) Poor feeding from becoming tired easily Sweating Swollen legs or abdomen Trouble[medlineplus.gov] […] have other heart problems, such as: Coarctation of the aorta Pulmonary atresia Pulmonary valve stenosis Symptoms Symptoms of DILV may include: Bluish color to the skin and lips[mountsinai.org] […] often also have other heart problems, such as: Coarctation of the aorta Pulmonary atresia Pulmonary valve stenosis Symptoms of DILV may include: Bluish color to the skin and lips[medlineplus.gov]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Poor judgement Breathlessness during rest Rapid heart rate (90 to 100 bpm at rest) Blue/grey lips or fingernails (cyanosis) Fever of up to 101.3 F/38.5 C Profuse perspiration[climbing-high.com]

  • Ebstein Malformation

    This causes a bluish discoloration of the lips and skin (cyanosis). Abnormal heartbeats (arrhythmias).[mayoclinic.org] The most common sign of Ebstein’s anomaly in newborns and infants is a blue coloration of the skin, lips or nails ( cyanosis ).[childrenshospital.org] , even with normal activity — or is showing blue skin coloration around the lips and nails (cyanosis), talk to your doctor.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Asbestosis

    (" cyanosis "), and failure of the right side of the heart ("cor pulmonale").[medicinenet.com] Other indications of asbestosis include abnormal lung sounds on examination, changes in the ends of the fingers and toes (" clubbing "), a blue tinge to the fingers or lips[medicinenet.com]

  • Methemoglobinemia

    Lip cyanosis in dapsone therapy: Should the dosage be reduced? MMW Fortschr Med 2012;154:32. 13. Sanyal T, Chakraborty S.[joacp.org] The main symptoms are: cyanosis, which describes a bluish color of the skin, especially the lips and fingers chocolate-brown colored blood It’s because of cyanosis that some[healthline.com] Recognition of acquired methemoglobinemia The signs of methemoglobinemia depend on the degree of methemoglobin present. 10-20% – cyanosis, blue or gray appearing skin, lips[pharmacyjoe.com]

  • Endocardial Cushion Defect

    Symptoms include difficulty breathing (dyspnea) and bluish discoloration on skin and lips (cyanosis).[en.wikipedia.org] (the lips may also be blue) Feeding difficulties Failure to gain weight and grow Frequent pneumonia or infections Pale skin (pallor) Rapid breathing Rapid heartbeat Sweating[nlm.nih.gov] Some babies with AVSD look a little blue in the lips and/or under their fingernails, especially when they cry.[mottchildren.org]

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