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65 Possible Causes for Mild Steatorrhea

  • Steatorrhea

    Steatorrhea was defined as fecal fat excretion exceeding 5 g/d. Mild steatorrhea was defined as 5-10 g/d, and severe steatorrhea as more than 10 g/d.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mild transient steatorrhea may follow mild diarrhea in infancy and should be considered in infants who are slow to gain weight subsequent to an episode of diarrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ( 21377551 ) DomA-nguez-MuA oz J.E. 2011 12 Acid steatocrit determination is not helpful in cystic fibrosis patients without or with mild steatorrhea. ( 20146370 ) Walkowiak[malacards.org]

  • Traveler's Diarrhea

    Giardiasis may be associated with mild steatorrhea, gaseousness, and bloating.[web.archive.org] Parasites that do not invade the intestinal mucosa, such as Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium, usually cause only mild abdominal discomfort.[web.archive.org]

  • Pancreatic Insufficiency

    steatorrhea.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Patients presented with chronic steatorrhea and failure to thrive. Two had mild zinc deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of steatorrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Campylobacter Enteritis

    Patient 1: A 63-year old man had gastric achlorhydria, mild steatorrhea, and hypogammaglobulinemia (serum IgG, 119 FULL TEXT[annals.org]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    Neonates with 3-β-hydroxy-C 27 -steroid oxidoreductase deficiency show hepatomegaly, mild steatorrhea, elevated serum ALT and AST, hyperbilirubinemia, and normal serum γ-glutamyl[doi.org]

  • Pancreatic Neoplasm

    […] diabetes); diarrhea/steatorrhea; gallstones D Gastrin Gastrinoma (peptic ulcer disease) A - D VIP and/or other undefined mediators WDHA 5-HT Carcinoid ACTH Cushing disease[cancer.gov] Cells Secreted Active Agent Tumor and Syndrome Alpha Glucagon Glucagonoma (diabetes, dermatitis) Beta Insulin Insulinoma (hypoglycemia) Delta Somatostatin Somatostatinoma (mild[cancer.gov]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia

    Mild steatorrhea and a markedly elevated folate level in patients with decreased peristalsis or post gastric bypass suggests small bowel bacterial overgrowth.[thebigl.co]

  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    Initial studies suggested that fecal elastase could detect mild to moderate chronic pancreatitis (without steatorrhea); however, more recent studies have shown it to be accurate[healio.com] Symptoms of chronic pancreatitis range widely from a sudden acute abdominal catastrophe to mild episodes of deep epigastric pain.[hopkinsmedicine.org] Symptoms may include vomiting, constant dull, unremitting abdominal pain, epigastric tenderness, weight loss, steatorrhea and glucose intolerance.[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • Intestinal Lymphangiectasia

    Symptoms of Intestinal Lymphangiectasia swelling of the lower limbs, also known as edema mild diarrhea or steatorrhea weight loss, fatigue, and abdominal pain Diagnosis of[ddc.musc.edu]

  • Bile Acid Synthesis Defect with Cholestasis and Malabsorption

    Clinical features include hepatomegaly with or without splenomegaly, jaundice, fat and fat-soluble vitamin malabsorption, and mild steatorrhea.[malacards.org]

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