1,146 Possible Causes for Nocturnal Diarrhea

  • Acute Gastroenteritis
  • Diabetic Enteropathy

    Nocturnal diarrhea points to an organic cause, while the absence of nocturnal symptoms suggests osmotic diarrhea or diarrhea caused by a motility disorder; for instance, a[lecturio.com] […] and constipation; nocturnal diarrhea Treatment Gastrointestinal Autonomic Neuropathy Other causes of gastroparesis or enteropathy should first be ruled out Gastroparesis[quizlet.com] Nocturnal diarrhea Profuse watery diarrhea May persist for hours to several days Can be accompanied by fecal incontinence Associated with somatic & autonomic neuropathy More[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]

  • Diabetic Autonomic Neuropathy

    In diabetic CAN this pattern is altered resulting in nocturnal sympathetic predominance during sleep and subsequent nocturnal hypertension, also known as non-dipping and reverse[diapedia.org] Constipation is the most common lower-GI symptom but can alternate with episodes of diarrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] NPT, nocturnal peniletumescence.[care.diabetesjournals.org]

  • Autonomic Neuropathy

    In diabetic CAN this pattern is altered resulting in nocturnal sympathetic predominance during sleep and subsequent nocturnal hypertension, also known as non-dipping and reverse[diapedia.org] NPT, nocturnal peniletumescence.[care.diabetesjournals.org] The effect of desmopressin on nocturnal polyuria, overnight weight loss, and morning postural hypotension in patients with autonomic failure.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Crohn's Disease

    Characteristic symptoms of chronic or nocturnal diarrhea and abdominal pain, weight loss, fever, or rectal bleeding reflect the underlying inflammatory process (the absence[gi.org] General CD should be considered in the differential diagnosis for patients presenting with chronic or nocturnal diarrhea, abdominal pain, bowel obstruction, weight loss, fever[gi.org] In the presence of diarrhea at presentation or relapse, stools should be examined for enteric pathogens, ova, and parasites, and Clostridium difficile toxin (40).[gi.org]

  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Chronic Alcoholism
  • Colonic Crohn's Disease
  • Graves Disease

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