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251 Possible Causes for Loss of Appetite, Seizure, Tryptophan Increased

  • Hepatic Encephalopathy

    Benzodiazepine-like compounds have been detected at increased levels as well as abnormalities in the GABA neurotransmission system.[en.wikipedia.org] The 59-year-old patient had esophageal varices bleeding due to primary biliary cirrhosis (ammonium blood level: 140 mmoL/L) and presented with sensory Jacksonian seizures,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs and Symptoms Signs of chronic hepatic disease: icterus anorexia and fatigue ascites splenomegaly Neurological changes: mind disorder changes in behavior flapping tremor[wikilectures.eu]

  • Purging-Type Bulimia Nervosa

    "Acute tryptophan depletion and increased food intake and irritability in bulimia nervosa".[en.wikipedia.org] In addition to anorexia, a number of disorders may mimic bulimia, including: borderline personality disorder brain tumors depression epileptic seizures Klein-Levin syndrome[psychiatric-disorders.com] […] nervosa 2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code Type 1 Excludes loss of appetite ( R63.0 ) psychogenic loss of appetite ( F50.89 ) Anorexia nervosa Approximate[icd10data.com]

  • Hyponatremia

    The administration of antegrade single-shot, up to two liters, histidine-tryptophane-ketoglutarate (HTK) solution for adequate electromechanical cardiac arrest and myocardial[cardiothoracicsurgery.biomedcentral.com] Post-transplant seizures are uncommon in young kidney transplant recipients but can be harbingers of devastating outcomes such as cerebral edema and death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 69-year-old previously well Sinhalese man presented with lethargy, loss of appetite, vomiting, and altered behavior of 1 week's duration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    5-HT1A receptor activity (like lithium, meperidine, or tryptophan), monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) with the ingestion[calsprogram.org] Benzodiazepines are the preferred initial treatment for CNS excitation, seizures, tachycardia, and hypertension.[merckmanuals.com] […] of appetite.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Post-Streptococcal Glomerulonephritis

    […] with generalized tonic clonic seizures suggestive of breakthrough seizures.[pagepress.org] Symptoms include pale skin, lethargy, loss of appetite, headache and dull back pain.[doctorslounge.com] Symptoms may include pale skin, lethargy, loss of appetite, headache and dull back pain.[doctorslounge.com]

  • Tryptophanemia

    […] are also seen in Hartnup disease, [5] a disorder of amino acid transport. [6] However, the increase of tryptophan in that disorder is negligible when compared to that of[en.wikipedia.org] Tuberous sclerosis may be exhibited by focal seizures, massive infantile spasms and myoclonic seizures.[atulchoube.wordpress.com] Which of the following features would support a diagnosis of anorexia nervosa?[greekmeds.gr]

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis

    […] features include headache, decreased alertness, mental abnormalities, such as confusion, diminished spontaneity of speech, changed behavior ranging from drowsiness to stupor, seizures[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] during exertion due to anemia Headache or other symptoms of high blood pressure In severe cases, symptoms of kidney failure, including fatigue; seizures; nausea and vomiting; loss[healthcommunities.com] No occurrence of seizure was observed during the clinical course.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    These findings suggest that increased tryptophan and 5-hydroxytryptamine in the nervous system may be responsible for the neurologic dysfunctions observed in humans with acute[science.sciencemag.org] Abstract Seizures may occur in acute intermittent porphyria or other hepatic porphyrias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Decreased activity of the heme-dependent protein tryptophan pyrrolase in the liver supposedly increases central and systemic tryptophan levels due to decreased tryptophan[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    […] is an imbalance in the kynurenine metabolic pathway in AIP patients, with an increase of the kynurenine/tryptophan ratio in urine and a reduction of the kynurenic acid/kynurenine[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both the patients were presented with seizures and PRES on brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Unexplained abdominal pain occurred before the onset of seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptomatic treatment of nausea and loss of appetite is important to help ensure an adequate diet.[doi.org]

  • Uremia

    Antibiotic treatment increased tryptophan and tryptamine in feces. [9] Compare metabolomes of human versus humanized and conventionally raised mice.[doi.org] Symptoms may include headache, seizures, altered mental status, and visual impairment. Patients with PRES generally present with neurological deficits.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms of uremia often initially include fatigue, loss of appetite, edema, excessive thirst, and decreased concentration, and progression of the condition may lead to a[microscopyu.com]

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