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867 Possible Causes for Night Blindness, Xeroderma

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    These problems are known as diabetes complications, and include: Eye problems, including trouble seeing (especially at night), light sensitivity, and blindness Sores and infections[nlm.nih.gov] You could become blind. Your feet and skin can develop sores and infections. After a long time, your foot or leg may need to be amputated.[nlm.nih.gov] After many years, diabetes can lead to serious health problems: You could have eye problems, including trouble seeing (especially at night), and light sensitivity.[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Malabsorption Syndrome

    […] cobalamin absorption with megaloblastic anemia ) Fat-soluble vitamin deficiencies Vitamins S ymp toms Causes Sources Vitamin A Night blindness Retinopathy Xerophthalmia Xeroderma[amboss.com] Impaired absorption of vitamin A could result in poor vision and night blindness as well as dermatitis.[web.archive.org]

  • Vitamin A Deficiency

    We present the case of a woman who underwent bariatric surgery and developed ocular dryness, xeroderma and hearing loss due to severe vitamin A deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She presented at 33 weeks of pregnancy with night blindness as a result of vitamin A deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dermatologic specific evaluation concluded that lesions mimicked xeroderma.[scielo.isciii.es]

  • Myxedema

    Macroglossia is classified as true macroglossia, which exhibits abnormal histology with clinical findings, and relative macroglossia, in which normal histology does not correlate with pathologic enlargement. This report describes an atypical case of morbidity with massive macroglossia secondary to myxedema; the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tropical Sprue

    People with this disorder may also experience a profound loss of appetite (anorexia), a sore tongue, night blindness, weight loss, a loss of strength and energy (asthenia)[rarediseases.org]

  • Vitamin Deficiency

    It is manifested with reduced night vision, night blindness, and xerophthalmia.[icd9data.com] Well, the answer is you will suffer from night blindness, which is abnormally poor vision in dim light.[study.com] Implications of Vitamin A Deficiency Night blindness is one of the first signs of vitamin A deficiency.[adoptionnutrition.org]

  • Avitaminosis A

    blindness (Vitamin A) — scurvy (Vitamin C, Ascorbic acid) Symptoms depend on the type and degree of avitaminosis.[sundaynews.co.zw] Manifestations of vitamin A deficiency include cessation of growth, night blindness, and an increased susceptibility to infection.[odlarmed.com] , night blindness, nyctalopia inability to see clearly in dim light; due to a deficiency of vitamin A or to a retinal disorder kakke disease the endemic form of beriberi Type[vocabulary.com]

  • Fat-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency

    Well, the answer is you will suffer from night blindness, which is abnormally poor vision in dim light.[study.com] Vitamin A Patients with vitamin A deficiency typically report night blindness and xerophthalmia.[symptoma.com] Unusual combination of night blindness and optic neuropathy after biliopancreatic bypass. Bull Soc Belg Ophthalmol 1999;271:93–96. Google Scholar 9.[link.springer.com]

  • Glaucoma

    The latter view is supported by the observation that there is a reduced expression of the Xeroderma pigmentosum gene (XPGC) in glaucoma patients [68].[web.archive.org] A later edition used the modern spelling night blindness (1930 — ). 12 Translation of another work by Guillemeau used the term ectropion (1900 — ). 13 Long after his training[oculistmd.wordpress.com] If you suspect that you have acute glaucoma, call for medical assistance day or night.[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • Secondary Malnutrition

    This can lead to deficiencies such as scurvy, Beri Beri and night blindness.[ic.steadyhealth.com] 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 and reduces the body’s resistance to disease.[ukessays.com]

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