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76 Possible Causes for Microcytic Anemia, Plummer-Vinson Syndrome, Vertigo

  • Iron Deficiency

    Symptoms of iron deficiency include: fatigue dizziness/lightheadedness pallor hair loss twitches irritability weakness pica brittle or grooved nails hair thinning PlummerVinson[en.wikipedia.org] Typical anemia symptoms include: Fatigue, weakness Irritability Exercise/feeding intolerance Exertional dyspnea Headache, vertigo Pale skin Symptoms of iron deficiency include[danafarberbostonchildrens.org] Differentiation from other microcytic anemias Iron deficiency anemia must be differentiated from other microcytic anemias (see table Differential Diagnosis of Microcytic Anemia[merckmanuals.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    The most used name is Plummer-Vinson syndrome, named after Henry Stanley Plummer (1874–1936) and Porter Paisley Vinson (1890–1959) who were physicians on the staff of the[dx.doi.org] Abstract Iron-refractory iron deficiency anemia (IRIDA) is a rare autosomal recessive disease characterized by congenital hypochromic microcytic anemia, low transferrin saturation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients have hypochromic microcytic anemia refractory to oral iron and are only partially responsive to parenteral iron administration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

    The authors report the case of a 6 year old with Plummer-Vinson syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] disturbance in alimentary tract Picricum acidum – • Muscular debility, with tired feeling • Prostration and weakness • Progressive and pernicious anaemia • Pain in back ,vertigo[drthindhomeopathy.com] Blood tests demonstrate a hypochromic microcytic anemia that is consistent with an iron-deficiency anemia.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Microcytic Anemia

    Koilonychia- "spoon nails" [koi-loh-nik-ee-uh] What does Plummer-Vinson Syndrome look like in severe iron deficiency anemia?[quizlet.com] She denied weakness or clumsiness in upper extremities, headaches, vertigo, lightheadedness, or loss of consciousness.[neurology.org] Typical causes of microcytic anemia include: Childhood Iron deficiency anemia, by far the most common cause of anemia in general and of microcytic anemia in particular Thalassemia[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hereditary Sideroblastic Anemia

    Iron-deficiency anemia PlummerVinson syndrome Macro-: Identification of a human mitochondrial ABC transporter, the functional orthologue of yeast Atm1p.[pdfoftheworld.us] […] sideroblastic anemia (CSA) in children are primarily related to the anemia and its severity: Fatigue, weakness Irritability Exercise/feeding intolerance Exertional dyspnea Headache, vertigo[danafarberbostonchildrens.org] Hypochromic microcytic anemias include: Iron deficiency anemia: The most common cause of microcytic anemia is an iron deficiency in the blood.[healthline.com]

  • Constitutional Anemia due to Iron Metabolism Disorder

    Kelly syndrome glossitis syndrome Kelly-Paterson syndrome sideropenic nasopharyngopathy syndrome Plummer-Vinson anaemia Brown Kelly-Paterson syndrome postcricoid web Paterson-Kelly[medicbind.com] Migrainous Vertigo Migrainous vertigo is a term used to describe episodic vertigo in patients with a history of migraines or with other clinical features of migraine.[aetna.com] Novel genetic forms of iron-related microcytic anemia have been identified, due to defects of iron transport/utilization or to TMPRSS6 deficiency and hepcidin hyperproduction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypochromic Microcytic Anemia with Iron Overload Type 2

    If severe enough, can present with Plummer-Vinson syndrome: microcytic anemia, esophageal webs, and dysphagia.[nextgencombatmedic.com] […] sideroblastic anemia (CSA) in children are primarily related to the anemia and its severity: Fatigue, weakness Irritability Exercise/feeding intolerance Exertional dyspnea Headache, vertigo[danafarberbostonchildrens.org] Causes of Microcytic Anemia Is It Anemia? Is It Microcytic?[pedsinreview.aappublications.org]

  • Leukoerythroblastic Anemia

    : hematology, myeloid hematologic disease (primarily D50-D77, 280-289 ) RBCs / hemoglobinopathy Polycythemia - Macrocytosis - Anemia Nutritional Iron deficiency anemia ( Plummer-Vinson[wikidoc.org] There is a dull headache, vertigo, buzzing in the ears, spots before the eyes, and weakness of the muscles.[answers.com] Nephropathy 2 hemolytic anemia hypochromic anemia Leukemoid Reaction macrocytic anemia Malarial Anemia microcytic anemia multiple myeloma myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative[rgd.mcw.edu]

  • Glossitis

    Historically, the entity has borne the name of the PlummerVinson syndrome, 1 , 2 but the characteristics of the dysphagia and anemia had received attention in medical literature[nejm.org] […] the condition. 1 , 2 The initial clinical presentation of vitamin B 12 deficiency anemia often includes nonspecific symptoms such as fatigue, weakness, paresthesias and vertigo[cmaj.ca] In iron deficiency anemia, microcytic anemia is seen. [2] [3] [4] Bone marrow aspiration [3] [4] This is carried out in anemia, and in vitamin B12 deficiency anemia, hypercellular[explainmedicine.com]

  • Esophageal Web

    Abstract In PlummerVinson syndrome, esophagography often reveals a web at the anterior wall of the cervical esophagus.[doi.org] […] disturbance in alimentary tract Picricum acidum – • Muscular debility, with tired feeling • Prostration and weakness • Progressive and pernicious anaemia • Pain in back ,vertigo[drthindhomeopathy.com] Physical examination revealed conjunctival pallor, koilonychia, angular cheilitis and smooth tongue, and laboratory findings were consistent with microcytic hypochromic anemia[karger.com]

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