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402 Possible Causes for Patient Appears Chronically Ill, 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]

  • 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]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    In addition, although alcoholic ketoacidosis can result in profound acidosis, the serum bicarbonate concentration in starvation ketosis is usually not 4 ).[web.archive.org] Starvation ketosis and alcoholic ketoacidosis are distinguished by clinical history and by plasma glucose concentrations that range from mildly elevated (rarely 200 mg/dl)[web.archive.org]

  • Chronic Gouty Nephropathy

    ketosis Chronic myeloproliferative disease Psoriasis Secondary hyperuricosuria: primary gout, excessive purine intake, tubular reabsorptive defect, uricosuric drugs (e.g.[unboundmedicine.com] I Secondary hyperuricemia Lead intoxication Cadmium Diuretics Cytotoxic chemotherapy or radiation in leukemia or lymphoma Heat stress and exercise Diabetic ketoacidosis Starvation[unboundmedicine.com]

  • Vomiting of Pregnancy

    ketosis with ketonuria, elevated specific gravity and BUN, and a hypochloremic hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis. 1,3,15 It is recommended to replete with thiamine if significant[emdocs.net] […] ondansetron, and metoclopramide. 13-14 In more severe cases, women may develop hyperemesis gravidarum that may result in dehydration ( 5% weight loss), orthostatic hypotension, starvation[emdocs.net]

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  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Int J Hematol. 2011 Jul;94(1):101-103. doi: 10.1007/s12185-011-0881-0. Epub 2011 Jun 4. Sato T 1 , Iyama S 1 , Murase K 1 , Kamihara Y 1 , Ono K 1 , Kikuchi S 1 , Takada K 1 , Miyanishi K 1 , Sato Y 1 , Takimoto R 1 , Kobune M 1 , Kato J 2 . Author information 1 Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Home Browse Emergency Issues The Acute Presentation Of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease In The Emergency Department: A Challenging Oxymoron November 2008 Few medical conditions rival chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in prevalence, burden on medical resources, acuity, and frequency of[…][web.archive.org]

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  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Consistently reported risk factors for poor prognosis are older age, more chronic illness, having a comorbid psychiatric disorder and holding a belief that the illness is[doi.org] Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also referred to as chronic fatigue immune deficiency syndrome, is a disabling illness characterized by persistent fatigue accompanied by rheumatologic[aafp.org] As the definition becomes more stringent the prognosis appears to worsen.[doi.org]

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  • Chronic Kidney Insufficiency

    Abstract Anemia is a major problem in patients with chronic kidney insufficiency. The development of recombinant human erythropoietin has enabled physicians to correct this anemia. Although anemia has not been considered to be a common or important contributor to congestive heart failure, anemia of any cause can[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Diabetic Nephropathy

    Abstract The evaluation of diabetic nephropathy from research and clinical viewpoints depends on the assessment of two continuous variables, albumin excretion rate (AER) and glomerular filtration rate (GFR). These two parameters form the basis of both the European classification of five stages of diabetic[…][doi.org]

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