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10 Possible Causes for Night Blindness, Toxic Amblyopia, Vitamin D Deficiency

  • Vitamin Deficiency

    (from cecil textbook of medicine, 19th ed, p1406) Condition due to a deficiency of vitamin d. 268 Vitamin d deficiency 268.0 Rickets, active convert 268.0 to ICD-10-CM 268.1[icd9data.com] It is manifested with reduced night vision, night blindness, and xerophthalmia.[icd9data.com] Niacin treatment may produce significant ocular effects, including blurred vision, toxic amblyopia, macular edema, Suggested Citation: "6 Niacin."[nap.edu]

  • Avitaminosis A

    Below are a few examples of the vitamin deficiency and the diseases they cause: — rickets (Vitamin D deficiency) — pernicious anemia (Vitamin B12 ,Cobalamine deficiency) —[sundaynews.co.zw] […] of vitamin D and sunlight associated with impaired metabolism of calcium and phosphorus scorbutus, scurvy a condition caused by deficiency of ascorbic acid (vitamin C) moon[vocabulary.com] Among the most famous avitaminosis include night blindness (beriberi), scurvy (vitamin deficiency), rickets (D-beriberi), and other Signs of these diseases are so characteristic[medicalency.com]

  • Keratomalacia

    Braunstein A, Trief D, Wang NK, et al ; Vitamin A deficiency in New York City. Lancet. 2010 Jul 24376(9737):267.[patient.info] The publication elaborates on the biochemistry of lens, regulation of retinal blood flow, and biochemical basis of toxic amblyopias.[books.google.com] The mother of the baby had a history of night blindness throughout the pregnancy for which she was also treated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Thiamine Deficiency

    E54 Ascorbic acid deficiency E55 Vitamin D deficiency E55.0 Rickets, active E55.9 Vitamin D deficiency, unspecified Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after[icd10data.com] blindness could be successfully treated with livers from oxen and sheep (vitamin A); • that beriberi is curable with unpolished rice which contains vitamin B.[web.archive.org] Nyctalopia, which is night blindness caused by lack of vitamin A, was successfully treated with pig, calf and sheep livers that contain large amounts of this vitamin.[web.archive.org]

  • Malnutrition

    Here we describe cases of scurvy and vitamin D deficiency in 2 children with cognitive disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The ocular manifestations of xerophthalmia include conjunctival and corneal xerosis (drying), keratomalacia (corneal necrosis/ulceration), nyctalopia (night blindness), and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Decreased bone strength is common in children and adults with IBD due to poor absorption of calcium, vitamin D deficiency, decreased physical activity, inflammation, and/or[crohnscolitisfoundation.org]

  • Beriberi

    Postnatal evaluation of vitamin D and bone health in women who were vitamin D deficiency in pregnancy, and in their infants.[web.archive.org] blindness E50.6 Vitamin A deficiency with xerophthalmic scars of cornea E50.7 Other ocular manifestations of vitamin A deficiency E50.8 Other manifestations of vitamin A[icd10data.com] blindness could be successfully treated with livers from oxen and sheep (vitamin A); • that beriberi is curable with unpolished rice which contains vitamin B.[web.archive.org]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Vitamin D deficiency is widely considered to be an environmental risk factor for MS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of melatonin on the mean number of nocturia episodes per night in patients with MS.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] nutritional (tobacco-alcohol amblyopia and Cuban and Tanzanian epidemic optic neuropathies) Bilateral optic nerve involvement, history of drug use (ethambutol, selenium,[emedicine.com]

  • Polyglucosan Body Myopathy Type 2

    Vitamin D-Dependent Rickets type 2 (VDDR2) – Hereditary Vitamin D-Resistant Rickets (HVDRR).[babygene.co.il] blindness, see autosomal recessive congenital stationary night blindness autosomal recessive congenital methemoglobinemia autosomal recessive congenital stationary night[mygenomics.com] Polyneuropathy with Optic Neuropathy B12 deficiency Copper deficiency Thiamine deficiency Tobacco-alcohol amblyopia Cuban epidemic (nutritional multiple vitamin deficiencies[hickoryneurology.net]

  • Phenytoin

    Laboratory results revealed therapeutic range of phenytoin levels, but severe hypocalcemia associated with profound vitamin D deficiency that could not be explained by secondary[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] B: Morning - One dose of 100mg Phenytoin One 300mg placebo Afternoon - One dose of 100mg Phenytoin Night - One dose of 100mg phenytoin • A double blinded protocol was followed[jcdr.net] amblyopia, dizziness, insomnia, transient nervousness, motor twitching, and headache. b Phenytoin frequently produces gingival hyperplasia, especially in children, which[drugs.com]

  • Autosomal Dominant Classic Optic Atrophy

    4 Vesicoureteral Reflux 2 1 Vesicoureteral Reflux 3 1 Vesicoureteral Reflux 8 2 Vitamin D-Dependent Rickets, Type 1 3 Vitamin D-Dependent Rickets, Type 2 2 Vitamin K-Dependent[preventiongenetics.com] blindness, cone dystrophy with supernormal rod responses, RCD3B KCNV2 autosomal recessive Retinal Detachment with Lattice Degeneration lattice degeneration of the retina[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] Toxin-mediated optic neuropathies include tobacco-alcohol amblyopia as well as ethambutol and methanol toxicity.[healio.com]

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