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733 Possible Causes for Patient Appears Chronically Ill, Periorbital Fullness, Starvation Ketosis

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Ethanol also causes structural abnormalities in the liver mitochondria which leads to ketosis superimposed by starvation, chronic malnutrition [ 13, 14 ].[pubs.sciepub.com]

  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Chronic kidney insufficiency affects a significant number of individuals in the developed countries, particularly the United States. The progressive nature of the disease and a substantial reduction in the quality of life over the period of time are the primary reasons why an early diagnosis is crucial. Anemia,[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Diabetic Nephropathy

    Diabetic nephropathy (DN), also known as diabetic kidney disease, is the chronic loss of kidney function occurring in those with diabetes mellitus. Protein loss in the urine due to damage to the glomeruli may become massive, and cause a low serum albumin with resulting generalized body swelling (edema) and result in[…][en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Chronic Right-Sided Congestive Heart Failure

    Physical examination The patient appeared chronically ill, with facial swelling, mild scleral jaundice, lip cyanosis, engorgement of the jugular vein, and a reflux-positive[omicsonline.org]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Anorexia Nervosa

    ) further magnifies the impact of the malnutrition on the brain, owing to it being in a starvation-illness mode.[emedicine.medscape.com] 10] During prolonged food restriction in genetically vulnerable individuals, the ensuing malnutrition perpetuated by the biochemical changes induced by weight loss (ie, ketosis[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Periorbital Fullness
  • Lupus Nephritis

    A 31-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus and lupus nephritis was treated with prednisone and immunosuppressants. After her lupus nephritis symptoms worsened, both high-dose steroid and cyclophosphamide pulse therapy were administered. The patient developed an intestinal perforation, and laparoscopic[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Amyloidosis

    Int J Surg Pathol. 2018 May;26(3):271-275. doi: 10.1177/1066896917735893. Epub 2017 Oct 11. Abstract Amyloidosis caused by deposition of leukocyte cell-derived chemotaxin-2 amyloidosis (ALECT2) is the most recently described form of systemic amyloidosis and has quickly emerged as a common and possibly underdiagnosed[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Renal Amyloidosis

    BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The kidney is the organ most commonly involved in systemic amyloidosis. This study reports the largest clinicopathologic series of renal amyloidosis. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS, & MEASUREMENTS: This study provides characteristics of 474 renal amyloidosis cases evaluated at the Mayo Clinic[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis

    OBJECTIVE: Prognosis after pericardiectomy remains to be clearly elucidated, especially in Asian countries, where the causes of constrictive pericarditis differ from those in Western countries. We aimed to investigate the preoperative prognostic factors and clinical outcomes after pericardiectomy in patients with[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis
  • Lethal Midline Granuloma

    Lethal midline granuloma is a rare, aggressive Non-Hodgkin lymphoma of the head and neck. Most cases are of natural killer (NK)/T-cell origin and typically feature the extensive destruction of the nasal structures and nasopharynx with possible dissemination to the skin, soft tissues, gastrointestinal tract, and[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Starvation Ketosis