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751 Possible Causes for Liver Biopsy Abnormal, Some Patients Develop Diabetes Mellitus as Adolescents

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    Individuals with cystic fibrosis may be at risk for developing cystic fibrosis-related diabetes mellitus (CFRD).[rarediseases.org] CFRD may occur in some adolescents with cystic fibrosis, although the prevalence increases during adulthood, as the longer patients live with cystic fibrosis, the more likely[rarediseases.org] […] they are to develop CFRD.[rarediseases.org]

  • Lipodystrophy

    Hyperinsulinemia leads to development of widespread acanthosis nigricans, followed by onset of diabetes mellitus during adolescence 7, 8.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and, if abnormalities are found, possibly liver biopsies.[clinicaltrials.gov] Some patients develop extreme hypertriglyceridemia especially after the onset of insulin-resistant diabetes mellitus and are prone to recurrent attacks of acute pancreatitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    This valuable adjunct can obviate the need for liver biopsy to check for cirrhosis and help assess prognosis. Its exact role is under study.[merckmanuals.com] In our center, considering the limited treatment options available, we routinely performed a liver biopsy via the transjugular approach to secure the diagnosis.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] If abnormalities suggest alcoholic liver disease, screening tests for other treatable forms of liver disease, especially viral hepatitis, should be done.[merckmanuals.com]

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  • Vomiting of Pregnancy

    Abstract Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy, commonly known as "morning sickness," affects approximately 80 percent of pregnant women. Although several theories have been proposed, the exact cause remains unclear. Recent research has implicated Helicobacter pylori as one possible cause. Nausea and vomiting of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Hemochromatosis

    Liver biopsy — while it is usually not necessary to confirm the diagnosis by examination of a liver biopsy specimen for iron accumulation, a biopsy is often done to help determine[labtestsonline.org] The most definitive test is a liver biopsy [3] Organ abnormalities may be revealed from a CT (computerized topography) scan or from an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), which[physio-pedia.com] Rarely, the condition may be due to another genetic abnormality.[labtestsonline.org]

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  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

    Ultrasound scans create an image of the liver and surrounding organs, which helps in taking a liver biopsy .[netdoctor.co.uk] Ultrasound scans create an image of the liver and surrounding organs, which helps in taking a liver biopsy.[netdoctor.co.uk] Three different testing alternatives were studied: a single liver biopsy; annual Enhanced liver fibrosis (ELF ) followed by liver stiffness measurement (LSM) imaging as a[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Some Patients Develop Diabetes Mellitus as Adolescents
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    Moreover, the liver function test was mildly abnormal in glutamic-oxalacetic transaminase and glutamic-pyruvic transaminase.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Standard liver blood tests are abnormal, and the liver biopsy shows inflammation and/or formation of scar tissue (fibrosis).[medicinenet.com] […] lesions, but no significant activity in the liver ( Fig 2 ).[ascopubs.org]

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  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    Liver function tests then reveal more abnormalities.[chp.edu] At 26 years of age, he was found to have eosinophilia and abnormal liver function parameters, for which prednisolone therapy was started.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two years ago, after a routine physical, my bloodwork came back abnormal for liver function, especially the alkaline phosphatase.[health.heraldtribune.com]

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  • Acute Liver Failure

    We report a case of a 66-year-old woman undergoing treatment for myelodysplastic syndrome with Vidaza (azacitidine) who presented with abnormal liver function tests.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In general, persistence of biochemical abnormalities lowers the threshold for liver biopsy.[gi.org] Liver biopsy was obtained and consistent with acute myelogenous leukaemia. The patient had rapid demise due to acute liver failure and was unable to undergo treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    We report the MR findings of a case of fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma that fulfilled MR criteria proposed as diagnostic of focal nodular hyperplasia. Because confusion of fibrolamellar carcinoma with focal nodular hyperplasia could result in a missed opportunity for cure, pathologic assessment remains[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Some Patients Develop Diabetes Mellitus as Adolescents

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