1,487 Possible Causes for Lip Cyanosis, Methemoglobinemia

  • Methemoglobinemia

    "Methemoglobinemia and Other Causes of Cyanois."[encyclopedia.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] Lip cyanosis in dapsone therapy: Should the dosage be reduced?[joacp.org]

  • Nitrite Poisoning

    Methemoglobinemia following unintentional ingestion of sodium nitrite -New York, 2002.[omicsonline.org] 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] However, lower doses of this substance have caused acute methemoglobinemia, particularly in infants.[earthtimes.org]

  • Smoke Inhalation Injury

    Methemoglobinemia Methemoglobinemia in smoke inhalation is relatively rare and rarely requires treatment with methylene blue.[emedicine.medscape.com] A repeat dose of 150 mg may be administered two hours following the initial dose if cyanide toxicity persists and the resulting level of methemoglobinemia is acceptable.[clinicaladvisor.com] Specific therapy treat coexistent burns treat suspected cyanide toxicity —sodium thiosulfate and hydroxocobalamin are preferred for suspected severe toxicity treat treat methemoglobinemia[lifeinthefastlane.com]

  • Amanita Phalloides Poisoning
  • Congenital Methemoglobinemia

    Methemoglobinemia.[ijp.iranpath.org] In the operating room, it was noticed that the patient’s fingers and lips were blue.[anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org] THE several rare familial disorders constituting the "congenital methemoglobinemias" arise from either of two kinds of inborn errors of metabolism.[nejm.org]

  • Sulfhemoglobinemia

    Methemoglobinemia may be clinically suspected by the presence of clinical “cyanosis” in the presence of a normal arterial pO2 (PaO2) An asymptomatic patient with a methemoglobin[dailyem.wordpress.com] The mucous membrane of mouth, lips, conjunctivae .[ycantho.com] Methemoglobinemia.[link.springer.com]

  • Sodium Nitrite

    (blue lips, fingernails, skin); headache, cough, weakness, dizziness, nausea; confusion; convulsions, unconsciousness; eye redness, pain; skin, dryness, cracking, dermatitis[osha.gov] Methemoglobinemia in an infant---Wisconsin, 1992.[cdc.gov] Worsening hypoxia Hypotension (sodium nitrite) ADR's of nitrite Rx above include hypotension, tachycardia, HA, severe methemoglobinemia Pharmacology Mechanism of Action Nitrites[reference.medscape.com]

  • Hypoxia

    The most common symptom of hypoxia is cyanosis , a bluish cast to the skin, lips and/or fingernails.[ilpi.com] Examples of the latter case are carbon monoxide poisoning and acquired methemoglobinemia , in both of which the hemoglobin is so altered by toxic agents that it becomes unavailable[britannica.com] Symptoms and causes of cyanosis include: The person's lips or fingernail beds may appear blue Certain lung conditions in which lung function is compromised as asthma, COPD[medicinenet.com]

  • Asphyxia

    […] non-toxic gases which displace oxygen from the inhaled air, by exposure to carbon monoxide from smoke inhalation such that hemoglobin is poisoned, or the development of methemoglobinemia[yourdictionary.com]

  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension

    The blood that is pumped into the body is not oxygen-rich, and in serious cases, the person will develop a bluish tint to the nails, lips, or skin (a disorder called “cyanosis[schmidtlaw.com] NO treatment may also be complicated by platelet inhibition or methemoglobinemia, formation of toxic nitrate metabolites, and technical requirements for its application. 7[anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org] Other symptoms include: Ankle and leg swelling Bluish color of the lips or skin ( cyanosis ) Chest pain or pressure, usually in the front of the chest Dizziness or fainting[mountsinai.org]

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